Tag Archives: circus arts

UPSWING IS CASTING

Oct 24th 2014 in category Current projects, In Development
Upswing is looking for a brilliant Female Actor for their new circus theatre show for families – Bedtime Stories. The character: A busy, multi-tasking single mother, playing age 30-45, balancing priorities between work and family. She is playful, with...
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Flying and Falling…Discussion and development with Entelechy Arts participants

Mar 13th 2014 in category In Development
Following the development of What Happens in The Winter, a partnership with Entelechy Arts has allowed further exploration work around ageing. Our first sessions happened as part of Meet Me at the Albany and ended in one of the...
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Vicki Amedume talks about her inspiration for Upswing’s next show Bedtime Stories

Mar 13th 2014 in category Current projects
My love of stories most definitely comes from my mother. When I was a child my mum often had to work nights.  Whilst at work she would record tapes of stories for us to listen to the next night so...
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Reflections on Join the Dots from event facilitator Orit Azaz

Mar 13th 2014 in category Current projects
There are few opportunities for robust critical debate about our work, especially in the area of contemporary circus. Upswing took a bold and refreshing approach with Join the Dots, by inviting a group of peers, collaborators, partners and critical...
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Aerial Alchemy…Vicki Amedume writes about her R&D time with Extant and Yellow Earth

Jan 17th 2014 in category In Development
I rarely get butterflies walking into a rehearsal room but on the first day of this project I felt like I had just swallowed a hand full of the beasties. How did I end up here?  It really began...
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