Welcome to Skylight Circus Arts Blog

Where you can find the latest posts on what new and exciting things are coming up in our circus school


Our new staff member

This is the second week of us having our brand new apprentice working alongside our team, Olivia Maxim who has been with us for around 8 years growing up through our youth circus. We are super excited to have Olivia with us and work closely with our youth...

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Off The Streets – Summer School

With Special Thanks to W O Streets and Link 4 Life for making this project possible Off The Streets Report August 2018 By Charma Force Off the Streets’ gave 34 disadvantaged young people in Rochdale the opportunity to take part in a      creative circus arts project...

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Circus 250

So this year is the 250th year anniversary of circus, and we couldn't let that go by without some celebration, so at the end of the year Skylight will be putting on a performance inspired by a famous circus show poster from Rochdale, that John Lennon took the name for...

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Team Building

Team Building Workshops Do something different! Skylight Circus provides a unique team building experience... Juggling, tightwire, diabolo. plate-spinning, stilts, devil-sticks, hula hoops, trapeze, unicycle and walking globes! Inspire your team with a visit to...

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Skylight Circus Arts presents – Generations

Generations is Skylight Circus Arts latest collaborative performance project, where our Silver Circus Group and Older Youth Circus combine, to creatively explore ideas of 'generation' and create a public performance.   Working with Grania Pickard as deviser and...

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The Brain Behind The Circus

Skylight Circus Arts has been working in partnership with Nurture Psychology for the past few months. They have provided a number of training days for our staff, who are developing their understanding of 'The Brain Behind The Circus'. How we can use circus as a tool...

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