The 'Circus Trans Formation in Action’ programme is a mechanism by Caravan Network membership to deliver this 20-day training with support from Erasmus+. Participating circus trainers take four modules in four different international circus schools, joining circus trainers from across the world.

Galway Community Circus has sent 11 Irish based circus artists and educators to date to complete the Circus Transformation training.

More information can be found at the links below.

Circus Transformation Ireland

Dublin Circus Project, Galway Community Circus, Cloughjordan Circus Club and Circus Factory Cork are recruiting participants for a 20-day professional training-for-trainers programme for Social Circus teachers. The programme is open to Ireland-based circus and/or youthwork practitioners, and will be delivered between January and June 2022. Thanks to funding from the Arts Council’s Capacity Building Support Scheme, the training programme will be provided free of charge (course value is €2000 per participant).Participants will also be given a stipend of up to €450 for attending the full programme to support their travel, accommodation and subsistence costs. (Participants will be required to organise their own accommodation and food).

Date Module Venue
3rd – 7th January 2022 A Circus Factory Cork
21st – 25th Feb 2022 B Dublin Circus Project
18th – 22nd April 2022 C Cloughjordan Circus Club
30th May – 3rd June 2022 D Galway Community Circus