Certain Blacks are looking for creative circus artists to join us at 101 Creation Centre to develop new work for a festival of diverse led performance in 2019. The project is looking for diverse circus artists and creators from... Read more..
Upswing is an award winning company at the forefront of contemporary circus in the UK. Upswing uses circus to create performances that interact playfully with theatre, dance, text and multimedia, to create fresh, exhilarating experiences with narrative punch. Our shows... Read more..
Partners in life and partners on the stage! We caught up with Joana Dias and Mike Corr who are performing in our family show, Bedtime Stories, at the Gulbenkian in Kent on Saturday 17th and Sunday 18th September. We wanted to find... Read more..
We are absolutely thrilled to announce that our family programme “Building Stories, Pushing Boundaries” has been successful in the latest round of ACE Strategic Touring Funds. Over the course of two years, Upswing will embark on a tour of... Read more..
Chair of Board Upswing is seeking an exceptional, well-networked individual to become Chair of the Board. The successful candidate will lead the trustees and work with the senior management team to shape Upswing’s future at an exciting time of... Read more..
So this is our first foray into the crowdfunding world and we can’t hide our excitement. Check out this video to find out more. Bedtime Stories was made in 2014-15 and we want the 2016 tour to be reaching... Read more..
DIRECTOR – Vicki Amedume Vicki trained in physical performance and circus skills in the UK, France and USA and has extensive professional experience as an aerialist with, amongst others, The Young Vic Theatre, Royal Opera House, Universoul Circus USA. ... Read more..
Upswing is delighted to announce the appointment of our new Patron: Oona King, Baroness King of Bow Oona King is a member of the House of Lords and a Diversity Executive at Channel 4 and was previously Senior Policy... Read more..
Upswing is looking for a brilliant male performer for their new show for families – Bedtime Stories, directed by Vicki Amedume. We are seeking a strong acrobatic base who is also an experienced performer with a range and depth... Read more..
Still In Flight Project Coordinator Wac Arts in partnership with aerial theatre companies Scarabeus and Upswing, are seeking a dynamic, experienced person to coordinate the second stage of their continuing professional development programme to develop new skills in aerial... Read more..