Galway Community Circus awarded over €100,000 in social enterprise fundingGalway Community Circus is one of five trailblazing social enterprises awarded to accelerate change under Rethink Ireland's €700,000 Step-Up Fund.
Now accepting applications for European Solidarity Corps volunteers for 2023-2024!We are seeking four motivated European Solidarity Corps (ESC) volunteers to join us at Galway Community Circus from September 2023-July 2024. Volunteers will work in youth, social and adaptive circus with children and young people aged 1-17 and adults 18+. There is also the opportunity to work in and learn arts administration. The deadline to apply is 16th April 2023.
Callout for Participants - Circus Trans Formation in Action 7 (CTF 7)Galway Community Circus, Sorin Sirkus (FI) and the Caravan International Youth and Social Circus Network are recruiting participants for a professional training programme for Social Circus teachers. The programme is open to Ireland-based circus and/or youthwork practitioners, and will be delivered through 4 x 5-day training modules (20 days in total) between June 2023 and April 2024.
Family Circus for Ukrainians living in Galway City: 11 March-15 AprilFREE Family Circus classes for Ukrainian families living in Galway City for children ages 4+ and their parents/guardians
Social Circus for Toddlers/Tea and Coffee for Parents for Ukrainians - Fridays, 24 Feb - 7 AprilJoin us for FREE Social Circus for Toddlers classes for ages 1-5 years and Tea and Coffee for Parents - for Ukrainian families living in Galway City.
Upcoming Youth Circus Project and Exchange Opportunities for GCC MembersWe are delighted to announce four exciting project and youth exchange opportunities that our Galway Community Circus members can participate in.
Meet our new 2022-2023 ESC volunteers!Our new European Solidarity Corps (ESC) volunteers joined us in Galway in December 2022. Due to many trials and tribulations with visa issues, we started our European Solidarity programme later than usual. But we’re so excited to welcome this new group of young people who we know will be an amazing part of our Galway Community Circus team. We wanted to share a little bit about our new volunteers and help everyone get to know these wonderful new people living in Galway.
Achieving the Impossible: LifeLine Documentary
Galway Community Circus 2022 Highlights
We're Hiring: Head of Finance and GovernanceThis is an exciting opportunity for a financial professional to make an important contribution to the Irish arts and charity sector.
Youth Ensemble Performance Sunday, 11 DecemberJoin us for a final captivating circus performance by the Galway Community Circus Youth Ensemble.
Galway Community Circus wins Culture and Creativity Business Award from Galway ChamberGalway Community Circus wins the 2022 Culture and Creativity Business Award from Galway Chamber!