Circus City

Roll up, roll up for a festival with a difference

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Circus City, Bristol's biennial circus festival runs for 3-4 weeks in October, and brings to the city some of the most creative contemporary circus in the world.  

From large scale shows to intimate performances, all events are designed to inspire audiences and Bristol's vibrant circus community. As well as the public programme, the festival includes talks, discussions and workshops for the industry.

Bristol is a hot spot for circus and home to an abundance of performers who work in the city, study at Circomedia, produce shows and hone their skills in the many training spaces.

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