Circus

Bristol’s Cirque Bijou supports live arts

A GROUP of socially distanced Bristol volunteers danced to an audience of one – a drone – to celebrate the twin jewels in this country’s crown, the arts and the NHS. The spectacular 60-second video by Cirque Bijou, based in Easton, was intended to demonstrate the industry’s commitment to safely starting up live performance. Filmed…

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Lighthouse comes alive on the lawns

THERE is a palpable excitement and relief in the news from the team at Poole’s Lighthouse arts centre that live performance is returning in the form of Lighthouse: OUTSIDE, a short season of weekly shows outdoors.  The season continues on  3rd October, when Lighthouse Associate Artist Lorna Rees presents Cloudscapes, her uniquely memorable sound installation,…

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Tied up in knots at Street

ACROBATICS, contemporary dance and circus skills combine in Nikki and JD’s performance of Knot, coming to Strode Theatre, Street on Friday 14th February. Described as “an exhilarating acrobatic duet about the knots we tie ourselves in,” the show is a uniquely exciting piece of physical theatre. Nikki and JD are dancers and acrobats Nikki Rummer…

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