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‘Portolan’ – a theatrical wire walk for Sunderland Tall Ships

‘Portolan’ – a theatrical wire walk for Sunderland Tall Ships

In 2017 we were commissioned by Sunderland Culture to create a world class, large-scale finale show to end the 4-day cultural festival programme as part of Sunderland Tall Ships Races 2018. The show we proposed was one of the most ambitious high wire walks ever attempted in the UK. Expert wirewalkers Chris Bullzini and Johanne … Continued

Extraordinary Bodies at National Theatre’s River Stage

Extraordinary Bodies at National Theatre’s River Stage

We finished off our Extraordinary Bodies summer tour with a triumphant weekend performing outside the National Theatre as part of their River Stage festival, presented in partnership with Southwark Presents. A 30 strong community cast made up of performers from National Youth Theatre, Extraordinary Bodies Young Artists and Highshore School accompanied the 7 strong cast … Continued

An Unforgettable Finale for Bestival 2018

An Unforgettable Finale for Bestival 2018

On Sunday night we mesmerised crowds of thousands with our High Wire finale show, bringing Bestival to a moment of perfect silence as our artists ascended the incline wires. The show consisted of world class wire walkers Chris Bullzini, Johanne Humblet and Jade Kindar Martin as well as aerialist and Hollywood stunt woman Karine Mauffrey, … Continued

Circus Playground at Bristol Harbour Festival 21 & 22 July

Circus Playground at Bristol Harbour Festival 21 & 22 July

We’ve produced circus and street theatre for Bristol Harbour Festival for 15 years and this year we’re delighted to be moving sites and installing our Circus Playground in Queen Square. Within, you’ll find the circus stage, with a full programme of performance from 12-5pm, surrounded by a host of activities and installations for children and … Continued

We are recruiting: Marketing and Communications Manager

We are recruiting: Marketing and Communications Manager

We are very excited to offer a new role within our growing company for an ambitious and multi-talented marketing professional. Our new Marketing and Communications Manager will be someone who, with the support of the management team, will devise, plan and implement our marketing strategies. With responsibility for all marketing outputs across our commercial and … Continued

Creative Volunteers Wanted!

Creative Volunteers Wanted!

Keen maker, creator or performance enthusiast? Love the arts or working with children? We are on the hunt for volunteers to lend a hand and gain experience as part of our ‘Circus Playground’ at Bristol Harbour Festival 2018. Cirque Bijou have curated and produced the festival’s circus and street theatre area for the past 15 … Continued