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Getting back to live shows

Getting back to live shows

We at Cirque Bijou are no strangers to a challenging brief, and creating work amid a pandemic has been just that. Our back catalogue from the past 20+ years is full of big, bold shows. These often require us to think outside the box to offer innovative solutions for the most fiendishly challenging problems. This … Continued

We are recruiting: PA to Artistic Director

We are recruiting: PA to Artistic Director

This opportunity is now closed. We are looking for a dynamic and supportive individual to work with one of our Artistic Directors across their portfolio of work, with specific focus on a couple of key and exciting projects. A job for an organised, practical, and proactive multi-tasker, it requires confidence, resourcefulness, a head for numbers, … Continued

A fortnight under canvas

A fortnight under canvas

For two weeks in June we had the absolute joy of pitching and working out of a beautiful Big Top tent, thanks to support from Arts Council and DCMS Cultural Recovery Fund.  The giant blue circus tent at Avon Valley Wildlife and Adventure Park served as a summer home, a rehearsal and events space, and a trial run for a proposed future … Continued

Collaboret!

Collaboret!

We had the pleasure of putting on a cabaret show in collaboration with Circomedia in the wonderful Big Top Bluebelle a couple of weeks ago. It was such a joy to be back performing in front of a real life audience again, and the tent (made possible from funding from the Government’s CRF grant) gave … Continued

BIG TOP CREATION SPACE

BIG TOP CREATION SPACE

It’s an exciting day here at Cirque Bijou HQ – it’s a Friday, the sun is shining, and we are putting up a Big Top! With the money granted to Diverse City from the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund in 2020, we plan to buy our very own Big Top which we can use as an … Continued

Culture Recovery Fund

Culture Recovery Fund

We are delighted to share that we have been awarded crucial funding support from the Arts Council and the Department for Culture, Media and Sport as part of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund. The news is part of today’s announcement from DCMS of the recipients of the second round of the Culture Recovery Fund, which sees … Continued