One of our long-term European projects is a research project called Circus++ (2014-2016 and 2019-2022) in collaboration with five European circus schools and four universities. We partner with NUI Galway and European partners to develop third level education for youth and social circus teachers in Ireland and Europe.

Erasmus+ KA2 - Strategic Partnerships for higher education
Main objective of the project: Development of Innovation
Project title: Youth and Social Circus Arts- an innovative and inclusive education for Europe

Partners of Circus++

  1. University of Tampere, Finland (lead partner)
  2. Sorin Sirkus, Finland
  3. Cirkus Cirkor, Sweden
  4. Stockholm University of the Arts
  5. CIRQUEON, Czech Republic
  6. Le Plus Petit Cirque du Monde, Paris
  7. University of Paris Sud
  8. International Youth and Social Circus Network CARAVAN
  9. NUI Galway
  10. Galway Community Circus


Project Description: Circus++

Circus+ (phase 1 of the project)

View Report on Circus+ (pdf)

Funded by the Erasmus+ programme.