Skylight Circus arts
Skylight Circus Arts uses circus creatively for performance and as a vehicle for personal, physical, social development and wellbeing. Our centre in Rochdale is a multi purpose training space and small studio theatre.
Our highly experienced team share their passion for circus with all ages and abilities. Circus is great for minds and bodies, creative and can be life changing!
Skylight Circus Arts
Projects and partnerships
We deliver circus projects in the local community.
Photo – Martine with Deeplish Community Group.
Youth Circus and Classes
We offer inclusive circus classes for all ages.
Photo – Spotlight performance troupe.
Inclusive Circus Sessions
We specialise in work for people with disabilities.
Photo – Participant having fun in ‘Ropes’ session.
We deliver circus outreach sessions.
Photo – Rochdale Feelgood Festival
We create indoor and outdoor performance.
Photo – Adult Aerialists in Mr Kite Performance
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Photo – Skylight’s Mr Kite performance.
Support Skylight Circus
Support our work by joining friends of Skylight! We’ll be holding lots of activities for fundraising fun. Skylight Skydive? Sponsored stilt walks?
Make a Donation
We greatly appreciate any donations to support our work in the local community.
What we do
Projects and Partnerships
We apply for funding to deliver creative circus projects. We have successfully gained support from key partners eg Arts Council, Henry Smith, CCG and Children in Need.
We offer a wide range of inclusive circus classes. Classes range from mini youth circus to award winning Silver Circus for 65’s. Classes are social and fun!
Disabilities and special needs
We specialise in providing sessions for people with disabilities and special needs. We work with clinical pyschologists ‘Beyond Psychology’ to inform and target delivery.
We deliver circus outreach sessions for groups, events and festivals across the North West.
We have various opportunities for you to be involved.