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Cranes in Circus Shows

Cranes in Circus Shows

Thought cranes only belonged on building sites? Over the years we have used them time and time again as a dynamic and safe structure from which to perform amazing circus and put on spectacular shows. Working with talented designers and makers we have created circus equipment specifically to hang off cranes. These are used as … Continued

We are recruiting

We are recruiting

This opportunity is now closed. 2022 promises to be a very full and exciting year for Cirque Bijou, and we are looking for some brilliant new colleagues to help us on some spectacular projects. Producer/Production Manager (freelance, project based) APPLICATION PACK We are producing a large-scale mobile performance for the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee Pageant, 5th … Continued

Paisley 2021: Out of This World

Paisley 2021: Out of This World

We were delighted to be invited back to Paisley this year to once again curate their award-winning Halloween Festival with Renfrewshire Council.  This was our second year working in the town. In 2019 we bought the Dark Circus to the centre – an evil ringmaster led a huge parade through the town, with giant puppets, … Continued

For the love of Camp Bestival

For the love of Camp Bestival

We have had the joy of working with the Camp Bestival team for nearly 10 years now and it is always a highlight in our show calendar. We help animate the area Caravanserai and this year we were invited to create a large scale finale show for the Saturday night. This gave us an opportunity … Continued

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

Coventry – Party on the Green

Coventry – Party on the Green

by Geraldine Giddings The allure of a cabaret – Party on the Green for Coventry City of Culture 2021 When Coventry City of Culture approached us with an open brief to present an outdoor show for a local community that was diverse, fun, entertaining and unusual, we knew that bringing as many artists together as … Continued