Our Vision

We want to see a thriving, sustainable and connected street, circus and spectacle network.

Our Mission

We are here to support, encourage and empower the Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle art-forms of Ireland.

Information & resource sharing

We are the main point of information and resource sharing for the street arts, circus and spectacle sector in Ireland. We regularly share opportunities, such as funding, jobs, residences, call outs and events.

Advocacy & Policy development

We contribute to National Policy development advocating widely through direct interaction, written representation and formal presentations both public and private. Our work includes:

  • Highlighting the profile and visibility of our members work and sector to both the public and key stakeholders in the cultural, political, funding and advocacy sectors;
  • Hosting events and representing the sector nationally and abroad;
  • Furthering research work on audience and the sector
  • Submissions to national institutions on national laws and policies, including insurance reform.

Training & Professional Support

We work directly with industry experts and provide regular training, workshops, mentorship and professional support to our members.

National & International Networking

We continue to grow and develop our connections across Ireland, the UK and Europe through building direct relationships and memberships with a wide range of partners including Circostrada, Outdoor Arts UK, Articulture, Theatre Forum and the Irish Theatre Institute.

Downloads

More information on our Strategic Plan and 2019 Annual Report can be found below: