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


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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He Aint Heavy – Oddly Moving

"ODDLY MOVING IS A NEW CIRCUS THEATRE COMPANY SET UP BY GRANIA PICKARD   Using physical theatre, aerial circus, audience interaction, storytelling and puppetry to reveal to the audience how Sean walks, talks and interacts with the world as well as how his unique take...

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Circus Stretch

Circus Stretch and Movement is a collaborative project between Can't Dance Can and Skylight Circus Arts funded by the Clinical Commissioning Group. It is a creative participatory circus and dance project for young people of all abilities, including those who may...

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