The Juggling Challenge!

Participants and staff from Skylight Circus Arts have compiled a fun clip for their juggling challenge. While abiding social-distancing rules amid the current COVID-19 pandemic, we’re  juggling through lockdown!   “Thanks for the videos everyone!” Charma...

Covid – 19 Update

Unfortunately in light of the recent government advice and guidelines from Public Health England Skylight Circus Arts will be closed to the public from Wednesday 18th March 2020 until further notice. We will be suspending all our classes for children, young people and...

Fossil Walks and Research!

Our Heritage Lottery Fund Project has started!  Our project will be researching Rochdale Borough Fossil finds, local glacier landscapes and much more!  Our research will be used in a performance and we’ll be organising walks for local people to explore...

Heritage Lottery Funding!

We are very excited to announce that we have received Heritage Lottery Funding!   Our groups, volunteers and staff will be having lots of fossil fun!  We’ll be researching Rochdale’s fossil history and glacial landscapes.  Research will feed into a very...

Extraordinary Bodies In Skylight!

January is a very exciting month with a lot high profile visitors.  This Saturday we welcomed Extraordinary Bodies as we began a partnership project with them .  An inclusive group of Skylight community members met two Extraordinary Bodies performers to begin playing...

Frantic Assembly Visit Skylight Circus Arts!

Frantic Assembly at Skylight Circus Arts!   This month our Spotlight Troupe welcomed Frantic Assembly to Skylight!  Frantic Assembly are one of the UK’s most successful and best loved theatre companies.  Frantic’s distinctive creative approach has influenced...

Skylight Circus LED Light Show

As the dark nights have crept in, our Spotlight Troupe have ventured outside to light up the sky!  Our LED light show has been touring events across the Borough.  We’ve performed at Christmas Lights ‘Switch On’s’ in Heywood, Falinge and...

Culture & Health Award Winners!

This year, we were delighted to receive the Culture and Health Award for our Silver Circus Project. Our ‘Silvers’ were thrilled with the award!  “We love coming to Skylight every week, it’s great to see our project gain recognition!” The...