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Premier Streaming of Balance of the Cosmos

Premier Streaming of Balance of the Cosmos

On Saturday 18th July at 12.00 (GMT) we will be bringing you a premier streaming of our outdoor spectacle Balance of the Cosmos. Join us and tune in on the Cirque Bijou Facebook page. There will also be opportunities to talk with the creative team and artists behind the show in the comments section, a … Continued

Kitchen Circus: Creating Connections Together While Apart

Kitchen Circus: Creating Connections Together While Apart

This month we begin the next practical phase of our Kitchen Circus Project, an ongoing and special partnership with Travelling Light Theatre Company and Knowle West Media Centre. We have lined up three exciting local artists to work with a family living in each of our Bristol neighbourhoods; Megan Vaughan-Thomas, a physical theatre artist, Mike … Continued

Kitchen Circus Project

Kitchen Circus Project

Our wonderful collaboration with Travelling Light Theatre Company and Knowle West Media Centre, the Kitchen Circus project will be starting again in June thanks to support from Arts Council England and Bristol City Council. We will be working with three families in Easton, Barton Hill and Bishopsworth, in partnership with artists who specialise in storytelling, visual art … Continued

Flames, Blessings and Happy Birthdays… a blog from Taiwan Lantern Festival

Flames, Blessings and Happy Birthdays… a blog from Taiwan Lantern Festival

In January we flew out to Taiwan to put on a run of shows as part of the Taiwan Lantern Festival.   We created a bespoke spectacular centrepiece called Balance of the Cosmos, bringing together incredible artists from around the world featuring high wire, aerialists and a live bespoke music score. Here is Billy’s blog on his time … Continued

A Message From Us

A Message From Us

To our amazing performers, stage managers, riggers, crew, musicians, designers, costume makers, producers, partners, friends, and most importantly communities and audiences, we like everyone else are gathering up the pieces and trying to fashion them into something positive. It may take a week or two to find the way forward, but we are not going … Continued

We are recruiting: Arts Administrator (Maternity Cover)

We are recruiting: Arts Administrator (Maternity Cover)

This opportunity is now closed. We are looking for an exceptional Arts Administrator to support our team across all strands of Cirque Bijou’s work. Responsible for the day-to-day running of a busy office, the Arts Administrator is a central point between all members of our staff team, and a first point of contact for artists, … Continued