In 2018, Ireland is celebrating 250 years of Circus! While we're all reflecting on Circus in the last centuries, we have decided to highlight ten incredible Irish circus duos in the current Irish Circus scene. Some duos have been working together for years and some are only starting their collaboration.
Now that the nights are getting darker and the winter cold creeps into our bones, let's look back at five spooky Irish shows that took place in 2017. From spectacular Halloween parades and haunted woods to freaky performances, our members, Macnas, Loosysmokes, Spraoi, Cork Community Art Link, and Curious State, definitely made sure their audiences had frighteningly good times.
Read on to discover the top five spookiest Irish shows 2017, that is, according to the ISACS team and in no particular order of preference.
This November 2017, our team Lucy Medlycott, Charlotte Haffner and Tamara Gangnus embarked on a journey to the National Circus Festival of Ireland.
We've highlighted our very favourite things about the festival this year.