Circus Factory’s introduction course to contemporary Circus Arts

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offers a full time 12 week immersive physical learning environment in Cork city that will introduce and train you in floor acrobatics, aerial arts and manipulation circus skills.

There is currently no other course like this on offer in Ireland and our experienced coaches have been carefully selected to ensure safe progression in skills including additional training in clown, contemporary dance and theatrical studies.

There will be individual skills progression and group / ensemble work with an end of year showcase that will give opportunity to be involved in circus production from performing to lighting and design.

As an introduction course we are looking for people who love to be creative, physically active, ready to try new things, like working as a group and making new friends.

Candidates will ideally be aged between 18 and 30 years old and be available Mon – Friday 9.30am – 5pm for the duration of the course dates (September 15th – December 17th 2022)

You must also be available to attend one of the Audition Workshop Dates Below

JULY 1ST 2022 /  10am – 1pm

AUGUST 8TH 2022 /  10am – 1pm


The full cost of the course is €1400.00 with full and partial scholarships available.

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Application is easy. Just fill out the short application form – link below – and we will be in touch with you shortly!

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Join Circus Factory at one of our online information sessions to hear more about the course, you can ask all the questions you need and get to hear about how Circus training similar to this course has helped shaped some of our coaches careers.

Pre-registration required.

Monday 20th June 7.30pm – 8.30pm via ZOOM – Register Here

Tuesday 2nd August 7.30pm – 8.30pm via ZOOM – Register Here

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