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We are recruiting: PA to Artistic Director

We are recruiting: PA to Artistic Director

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, and a keen eye for … 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

International Women’s Day

International Women’s Day

Through circus, I surprised myself and surpassed my own expectations of what my body was capable of and how strong I could be both physically and mentally. Circus has opened my eyes to some of the strongest, most capable and inspiring women that I’ve come across. Tilly Lee-Kronick At Cirque Bijou we passionately believe in … Continued