Meet Riga ICCE Keynote Speaker Alisan Funk

We have introduced you to Daniel Gulko, now let us introduce our second keynote speaker - Alisan Funk. She will be speaking about Physical literacy and circus & leading a workshop on Physical Literacy as an advocacy tool in circus. Let's take a more detailed look at what this means. Alisan Funk is an Assistant … Continue reading Meet Riga ICCE Keynote Speaker Alisan Funk

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!

Dramatic Fields Circus Dramaturgy Workshop 2 – March 17, 2022 – March 19, 2022, Vilnius / Zoom

The second workshop for Dramatic Fields is coming up! It will be held in Vilnius, at the Arts Printing House. The workshop is organised in a hybrid format where participants can participate either in person on location or attend online. The participants are actively involved in forming the content of the workshops based on topics … Continue reading Dramatic Fields Circus Dramaturgy Workshop 2 – March 17, 2022 – March 19, 2022, Vilnius / Zoom

Māra Pāvula – The new head of Riga Circus (Rīgas Cirks)

Riga Circus (Rīgas Cirks), a member of BNCN has some exciting news! The Latvian Ministry of Culture has appointed Māra Pāvula, previously the head of Riga Circus School (Rīgas Cirka Skola), and its current head of strategic development, as the new director of Riga Circus (Rīgas Cirks). Pāvula started her duties on the 3rd of … Continue reading Māra Pāvula – The new head of Riga Circus (Rīgas Cirks)

CircusLink professional forum – 3 days full of shows, roundtables, networking and Marseille sun

Greetings from Baltic Nordic Circus Network project manager Giedrė! I have just visited CircusLink professional forum organised by Archaos, Pôle National Cirque (as part of ENTRE2 BIAC 2022) in Marseille and i really want to tell you all about it. For starters, i want to mention the project itself (because it’s a great project!) - … Continue reading CircusLink professional forum – 3 days full of shows, roundtables, networking and Marseille sun

Interview with Elena Kosovec: Dramatic Fields

Dramatic Fields held its kick off seminar in October, 2021. After a successful event, we asked some participants about their experience and thoughts about the workshop! The following interview was held with Elena Kosovec, a circus artist from Lithuania. What has been your experience with Dramatic Fields so far? For me the Dramatic Fields workshop … Continue reading Interview with Elena Kosovec: Dramatic Fields

Announcing two new members: Karavan & Acting for Climate!

We are delighted to announce two new members of the Baltic Nordic Circus Network community – Karavan and Acting for Climate! Introducing Karavan! What is Karavan?Karavan is an artist-driven stage, a company and a platform for contemporary circus in the south of Sweden. The activities include both performances, circus festival, networking and artistic and educational … Continue reading Announcing two new members: Karavan & Acting for Climate!

Official launch of CircusLink on the 16th of November at 3PM CET time

CircusLink, the innovative new digital platform for contemporary circus professionals in Europe, is here! Over the past few decades, the contemporary circus has emerged as one of the most creative and vibrant of the performing arts. France, with its diverse network of companies, artists, and programmers, has been a leader in the field. However, despite … Continue reading Official launch of CircusLink on the 16th of November at 3PM CET time