News

News and other stories from Cirko
17.8.2021
Interview

Interview: Be Flat

Follow me is a performance by two Belgian urban acrobats, Ward Mortier and Thomas Decaesstecker, which invites audience to participate in a walk full of parkour and street…
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25.7.2021
News

TECHNICAL PRODUCER for Cirko – Center for New Circus

We are looking for a Technical Producer to join our team at Cirko – Center for New Circus on Sept. 1, 2021 Based in Helsinki, Finland, Cirko – Center for New Circus is a…
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7.7.2021
Essay

Stage – Suvilahti open-air theater brings performing arts to summery Helsinki

Suvilahti is proud to introduce a new urban open-air theater program that treats live audiences to an assortment of some of the finest acts of contemporary performing arts. A…
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26.3.2021
Essay

ESSAY: What Role Does Art Play?

”We all create our own narratives, our own paths. Professional artists have access to valuable and powerful tools, and also the freedom to choose how to use them, and to what…
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3.2.2021
Interview

INTERVIEW: Onni Toivonen

in_between by Circo Aereo premiered last Thursday. COVID-19 brings its own challenges but in the end the premises to create a new show are mostly the same, pandemic or no pandemic.…
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2.7.2020
Projects and Networks

Dramatic Fields – a BNCN project in development

A contemporary circus artist sits across the table from me and starts talking about one of their future creations. They don’t feel that they have that many ideas yet and they…
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26.2.2020
Interview

INTERVIEW: Hippolyte portrays The Vigorous Character of The Librarian

Multidisciplinary artist Hippolyte plays the role of lively and comical librarian with brio, inspiring both the desire to laugh and the desire to read. We interviewed Hippolyte…
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24.1.2020
Interview

INTERVIEW: John-Paul Zaccarini’s fight against homophobia and racism

John-Paul Zaccarini is a dragademic, a professor of circus and a hip-hop drama queen. Zaccarini is drawing from his own experiences in the intersection of different identities and…
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