The Digital Side of Riga ICCE

Riga ICCE will be held in Riga, Latvia on the 10th and 11th of May, 2022. We will meet in-person to hear wonderful keynote speeches, have discussions in world cafes, and also attend workshops. But that is not all. For those of you who can't attend the live meetings, we have also prepared a digital … Continue reading The Digital Side of Riga ICCE

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!

Registration Open from Dreams to Designs! ARTiculate Pedagogy Network #3

Do you feel invested in circus education!? Come join us in Lund, Sweden! To co-create the future plan for Baltic-Nordic Circus Education This is an invitation to come join us in Lund in 16/17-18th January 2022.Everyone is welcome who feels invested in circus education, interested in art in circus education and would like to, in … Continue reading Registration Open from Dreams to Designs! ARTiculate Pedagogy Network #3

ARTiculate Pedagogy Network public programme!

How to turn dreams into reality!? BNCN is a collaborative network of 20 circus arts organisations in the Baltic and Nordic countries. The network works to strengthen the regional international collaboration and development of the circus sector. BNCN organises activities which aim to support the circus field in the Baltic-Nordic countries at large. From workshops, … Continue reading ARTiculate Pedagogy Network public programme!

Survey: ARTiculate Circus Teacher Mapping 2021

Baltic Nordic Circus Network is trying to identify people who work as circus teachers across our region. Help share and fill out this survey. Link to survey! "As part of setting the direction for our collaborative efforts we create mappings to consult the wider field to gain input and insure and inclusive attitude. Currently we … Continue reading Survey: ARTiculate Circus Teacher Mapping 2021

Aleksey Smolov’s experience of ARTiculate 2018/2019

Leading up to BNCN's upcoming digital workshops for ARTiculate 1.0, we're reposting Latvian circus artist and teacher Aleksey Smolov's experience with the first version of ARTiculate from last year. Sign up and read more about ARTiculate 1.0 here! Aleksey Smolov, 2019: I think it’s important to see the whole picture of one’s journey and establishment … Continue reading Aleksey Smolov’s experience of ARTiculate 2018/2019

Circus Teacher Mapping 2021

ARTiculate Circus is Baltic Nordic Circus Network’s current pedagogy development strand. Under the ARTiculate strand we explore how to develop circus education across our region more generally and with specific focus on artistic thinking in circus education.We are interested in developing activities and resources which equip circus teachers to build capacity on how to train … Continue reading Circus Teacher Mapping 2021

Lithuanian Contemporary Circus Showcase

15 years ago, the first edition of the international contemporary circus festival New Circus Weekend was held at the Arts Printing House in Vilnius. It was the first time when Lithuanian audiences encountered the fascinating world of contemporary circus, and we are very glad to see the amazing progress Lithuanian circus has made throughout these years.

ARTiculate Circus first project complete

;This last year our network has delivered a project under our umbrella of educational and pedagogical development called ARTiculate Circus. As we were granted around a third of the original applied amount we decided to deliver the activities with an evaluative lense with the few to develop further. Hosting organisation Manegen was the lead organisation. … Continue reading ARTiculate Circus first project complete