HANNE TRAP FRIIS: CIRCUS, ANARCHY, AND HOPE.

Hanne Trap Friis is the founder and artistic leader of Teater FreezeProductions. The theater works in Greenland and in Denmark and produces pieces that are critical towards white mindsets and the conception of history. The performances often have a look towards a broader and more inclusive world as well as a more vivid and visual … Continue reading HANNE TRAP FRIIS: CIRCUS, ANARCHY, AND HOPE.

Riga ICCE 2022 program announced!

We are excited to share with you the program of the Riga International Conference on Circus (Riga ICCE) 2022. Organized by BNCN, Cirkus Syd, Rīgas Cirks, the event will take place on the 10th and 11th of May, at Zeļļu Street 25, Riga. The main themes of Riga ICCE 2022 are artistic thinking in education, … Continue reading Riga ICCE 2022 program announced!

ARTiculate Pedagogy Network Strategic document and report

ARTICULATE PEDAGOGY NETWORKSTRATEGIC DOCUMENTA CO-CREATED STRATEGY FOR COOPERATION AND ENGAGEMENT OF CIRCUS EDUCATION IN THE BALTIC NORDIC COUNTRIES 2023-2025 The Articulate Pedagogy Network was formed out of the Baltic Nordic Circus Network (BNCN) pedagogy workgroup. The members had an ambition to extend the pedagogy and education collaborators within the region and include different collaborators from … Continue reading ARTiculate Pedagogy Network Strategic document and report

From Dreams to Designs! ARTiculate Pedagogy Meeting: January 16th – January 18th, 2022

Do you feel invested in circus education!? Come join us in Lund, Sweden! To co-create the future of Baltic-Nordic Circus Education cooperation!This is an invitation to come join BNCN in Lund in 16-18th January 2022.Everyone is welcome who feels invested in circus education, interested in art, in circus education, and would like to, in some … Continue reading From Dreams to Designs! ARTiculate Pedagogy Meeting: January 16th – January 18th, 2022

New Horizons Leadership Programme Report out!

New Horizons Leadership Programme (NHLP) is a mentorship and leadership project dedicated to supporting emerging leaders in the Baltic-Nordic Region, and contributing to the overall development of the contemporary circus sector in these areas. The inaugural programme took place in 2020-2021 and a report of the project has been published by Cirkus Syd for BNCN. … Continue reading New Horizons Leadership Programme Report out!

Dramatic Fields online kick-off seminar 26.10.2021

Dramatic Fields online kick-off seminar will be hosted by Cirko, Helsinki. It will take place in Zoom 26.10.2021 10-15 EETWe invite you to join us in creating a place of listening and collaborative exploration! Dramatic fields is a project that, together with the participants from Baltic and Nordic countries, explores the structures and practices of … Continue reading Dramatic Fields online kick-off seminar 26.10.2021

ARTiculate Pedagogy Network Meeting in Tallinn, Estonia

After a long time behind computer screens, our members finally met up in person in Tallinn, Estonia to network, discuss strategies, build capacity, and create new co-operations. ARTiculate Pedagogy Network is paving a way for circus education in the Baltic and Nordic regions. Facilitated by Lina B.Frank and Edward Rapley from Cirkus Syd, this ARTiculate … Continue reading ARTiculate Pedagogy Network Meeting in Tallinn, Estonia

BNCN meeting & Epicirq Baltic Circus Showcase

Baltic Nordic Circus Network (BNCN) is alive and kicking! On the 2nd and 3rd of October, 2021, BNCN convened to discuss strategies, build capacity and create new co-operations between the members in the Baltic Nordic countries. This time co-host organizations Cirkus Syd and Rīgas Cirks organized the gathering to bring together professionals from 8 countries. … Continue reading BNCN meeting & Epicirq Baltic Circus Showcase

Registration open: Dramatic fields hybrid workshop – deadline 29.08.2021

Baltic Nordic Circus Network (BNCN) partners Cirkus Syd (SWE), Cirko - Center for New Circus (FIN) and Arts Printing House (LTU) are looking for under 30-year-old professional circus artists from the Nordic and Baltic countries to participate in the Dramatic Fields project in 2021-2022. The project explores together with the participants the structures and practices … Continue reading Registration open: Dramatic fields hybrid workshop – deadline 29.08.2021

Showcase for Finnish Performing Arts in September

September 2021 starts with fresh dance, circus and theatre from Finland! Performing HEL – the showcase dedicated for Finnish performing arts offers you an easy access to explore dance, circus and theatre from 27 artists and companies from Finland. Anni Leino, executive producer at Performing HEL 2021, welcomes you:Sign up for free and you’ll be … Continue reading Showcase for Finnish Performing Arts in September