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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

We are recruiting: Production & Logistics Co-Ordinator (Freelance)

We are recruiting: Production & Logistics Co-Ordinator (Freelance)

This opportunity is now closed. We are looking for an exceptional production and logistics specialist to support our small, passionate team across a number of specific projects. This is a freelance role on an ongoing basis, to support the company on a number of specific projects in 2021 as we begin our journey out of … Continued

The Magic of Storyboards

The Magic of Storyboards

So here we are: 2021. In general the start of a new year is a quieter period for us, usually having followed a very eventful summer and Christmas season. Although we haven’t been as busy as usual throughout 2020, we are lucky enough to still be working on some exciting projects: commissioning a new Big … Continued

Cultural Recovery Fund signals bright future for Extraordinary Bodies

Cultural Recovery Fund signals bright future for Extraordinary Bodies

The Department for Culture, Media and Sport announced today that our Extraordinary Bodies partners Diverse City will receive critical support of over £270,000 as part of the Government’s Culture Recovery Fund. Most significantly, some of the money will be an investment in a ‘Big Top’ tent to house flagship integrated circus company Extraordinary Bodies. The tent will allow … Continued