An Antipodean circus adventure continues

In October last year, I was commissioned by Eléna Marina to make some costumes for her and two other artists to perform aerial alongside The Black Eyed Peas in Cape Verde. It was for the Melia Dunas Resort Launch, and other artists who performed…

Posted on 2nd February 2015

Spain and Glastonbury Festival 2014

As usual, here I am again catching up on a few months in this blog. Summer has been one long enjoyable steam train ride since the beginning of June when I last wrote. At least, this write-up takes me to the end of…

Posted on 30th August 2014

Social Circus workshop in Greece- Circlusion

Yesterday I arrived back from a fantastic 10 days in Greece, where I participated in the final Social Educircation workshop for the current project led by ‘Kids in Action’ from Thessaloniki, called Circlusion. When I arrived, I caught a bus into the centre of…

Posted on 28th May 2014

Social Educircation workshop Bristol

At the end of October last year (and when I say last year, I mean 2013!), we held the Bristol Social Educircation workshop “Working with Ethnic Minority Children”. This workshop follows the Valencian workshop that I attended at the beginning of last…

Posted on 3rd January 2014

Catch-up blog- Menorca Youth in Action workshop

The saying “time flies when you’re having fun” is quite apt to describe my life over the past few months. I can’t believe it is now the start of 2014, and I haven’t updated my blogs since September! I have a lot…

Posted on 3rd January 2014

Performers Without Borders and Circus Kathmandu- Social Circus Projects

On Tuesday evening I attended a showing of 3 short films made by a group of people from ‘Performers Without Borders’. A couple of friends of mine, along with a few other people, went to India for 4 months at the beginning…

Posted on 20th July 2013

Invisible Youth Social Circus Workshop

At the end of January this year, 13 of us from The Invisible Circus started a Social Circus project called Invisible Youth at Felix Road Adventure Playground in Easton, Bristol. It is a youth drop-in centre, where children go outside of school…

Posted on 3rd March 2013

Social Circus Grundtvig Project- Valencia

Hobbit and I went to Valencia, Spain, for a week in January to participate in the first of the Social Circus workshops for the new European Union Partnership Exchange called ‘Social Educircation’ that I am coordinating for the Invisible Circus. The Spanish…

Posted on 7th February 2013

Social Educircation meeting in Prague

Last week I took a few days out to go to Prague for the beginning of the new European Union-funded project I am working on for the next two years. It is another Grundtvig partnership project in the same vein as Educircation….

Posted on 16th November 2012