Meet Riga ICCE Keynote Speaker Texas Holly

We have introduced you to Daniel Gulko, and Alisan Funk, now let us introduce our third and final keynote speaker – Texas Holly, a community engagement director at San Francisco Circus Center (US). She will be speaking about Inclusion in circus education & leading a workshop on How to engage communities in circus? KEYNOTE: Circus … Continue reading Meet Riga ICCE Keynote Speaker Texas Holly

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!

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)

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

Dramatic Fields kick off seminar and workshop completed!

On the 26.10.2021 Dramatic Fields had it's first seminar last week. Hosted by Cirko and led by Jarkko Lehmus, the kick off seminar was followed by a three-day workshop with the participants of the program.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 kick off seminar and workshop completed!

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

EPICIRQ 2021 is going online!

During last weekend we experienced the beauty of Baltic circus at a wonderful venue in Tallinn, Estonia.From October 9th, all of the 6 presented performances will be viewable online. The access is donation based, starting from 7 euros minimum. All of the videos will be accessible from October 9th at 10:00 to October 12th at 23:59. The link for purchasing access More … Continue reading EPICIRQ 2021 is going online!

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