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Walk About Stilt Performers

Skylight Circus stilt walkers love to interact with audiences at festivals and events.  “We can create anything, for any event….we love a creative challenge!”  Our living trees were a hit with festival audiences across the North West.  Performers took part in several parades and emerged from shrubbery to delight festival goers!

Suitable for:

  • Outdoor Festivals
  • Parades
  • Family audiences

“It’s great to get a reaction from the crowd!  The children really enjoy interacting and having a go on stilts themselves”

Charma Force Circus Trainer

 

Book Walkabout Performers

“Visually stunning!”

Littleborough Arts Festival

Gandini Masterclass!

Skylight’s staff and participants were thrilled to take part in masterclasses led by Inaki from world renowned Gandini Juggling!  Inaki led us through amazing tips and tricks to take our juggling skills to the next level.   Skylight ran two masterclasses, the first...

Circus Rainbow Event for LGBTQIA Teens

We're excited to announce a free event for LGBTQIA teens on 21 April 2022!  Join us for circus fun and have a go juggling, tightwire or zoom on a unicycle!  The session runs from 6.30 - 8pm with refreshments provided. Tickets must be booked in advance by clicking on...

Short Breaks for children and young people with disabilities and individual needs

We are delighted to announce the return of our Short Breaks, Sky High sessions at Skylight Circus Arts!  Please contact Martine Bradford to book your place in advance martine.b@skylightcircusarts.com or phone 01706 650676. "We can't wait for the new Sky High sessions,...

Star guest with Silver Circus

Silver Circus were delighted to welcome star of circus and comedy Martin Mor!  Martin comes from Northern Ireland and after a successful career as a circus performer, he turned his attention on the unsuspecting comedy circuit.  With over 30 years experience as a...

Kirkholt Circus Wow!

We're bringing circus skills to Kirkholt during the summer holidays.  Skylight are offering FREE workshops designed for young people to try their hands - and feet! - at a wide range of circus skills.  From plate spinning to juggling,  unicylce to pedal-go. Amaze...

The Rochdale Scorpion Walk

We are delighted to say that we are fully booked for our Scorpion and circus walk on the 12th June!  Our walks were planned to happen last year but everything has been on hold due to covid restrictions.   In early 2020 the young people from our Spotlight Troupe worked...

Free Circus Event

Join Skylight Circus Arts for a free circus workshop and guided walk to the site of the famous 'Rochdale Scorpion' fossil find. Have a go at juggling and plate-spinning at our HQ near the centre of Rochdale before heading out through Broadfield Park to see where local...

The Joy of Circus!

We recently ran Side by Side circus sessions for young people and their families.  Sessions helped young people who might be experiencing stress and anxiety or who have individual needs.  We frequently talk about how circus can improve confidence, self esteem and...

BGT Star with Silver Circus!

A star guest tutor dropped in on zoom this week! Steve Royle shot to fame coming 3rd in Britain's Got Talent 2020.  He's also known as 'that juggler in Phoenix Nights Live at Manchester Arena!'  The talented Comedian, Radio Presenter, Actor, Panto performer and Dad...

Skylight’s New CEO!

We are delighted to welcome David Allen as our new Chief Executive Officer!  David will be managing operations, freeing up the creative team, led by Skylight’s Creative Director Martine Bradford, to focus on bringing more shows and workshops to people throughout...