CORONAVIRUS: All UK venues closed on 16th March 2020 and there is currently no planned re-opening time though it will not be before 1st June 2020 and is most likely to be September (according to some West End producers).
Some shows have been cancelled, or closed early, but many are being rescheduled and we are trying to keep up with the changes - assume that anything posted for April and May is actually postponed or cancelled. Pantomimes are possible but a few venues and shows may not return and larger venues and tours are unlikely to re-appear before 2021 though we have some hope for some panto ....
This summer we welcome up to ten artists to share our theatre space to experiment with new work and ideas. Expect the latest in cutting-edge contemporary circus from new and emerging companies and solo artists in the end-of-week showcase.
For the third year we are delighted to present this showcase of brand new circus works from Jacksons Lane supported artists. Hangwire invites companies and artists to spend one week in residency to work on new ideas, develop shows and test out new partnerships. This performance is the public showing of what they have developed over the week. Expect everything from acrobalance to silks and straps in this exciting night of brand new contemporary circusPerformer Jair Ramirez (straps). Performer Alula (cyr wheel). Performer Nikki and JD (hand-to-hand). Performer Antonio Harris (Chinese pole and acro). Performer Aislinn Mulligan (Chinese pole and acro). Performer Hanna Moisala (tightrope). Performer Jose & Gemma (juggling and Chinese pole).