Fresh Circus#2 – Synthesis of discussions

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  • Contemporary circus
  • Fresh - international event for contemporary circus and outdoor arts

Circostrada Network organised FRESH CIRCUS#2 - European seminar on the sustainable development of circus arts, April 12-13, 2012. The goal of this moment of reflection and exchange was to formulate a series of practical recommendations to improve the infrastructure and recognition of the sector.

Circostrada Network invites you to discover a synthesis of the FRESH CIRCUS discussions and to revisit the ten themes at the heart of the sustainable development of circus arts.

FRESH CIRCUS#2, through 10 thematic workshops:

  • Contemporary circus aesthetics: standardisation, globalisation, diversity of cultural expressions?
  • Artistic residency programmes: How to make use of space and time?
  • Which types of cooperation with business are possible
  • Social circus: what impact for citizens?
  • Audience development: the role of new media?
  • How do you criticise circus arts?
  • From debut to retirement: which professional pathways?
  • “Green circus arts”: what environmental responsibilities
  • Our neighbours from other continents: which collaborations are possible?
  • After production and co-production, who is commissioning?