Workshop and Educational Tours

Working with young people and schools

Circus provides a unique experience to engage students and enrich their learning. From workshops, educational tours, to our Sensory Circus, we are confident that circus can offer something different and special to young people of all ages and abilities.

Circus activities can enhance your school curriculum by linking with PE, dance and drama as well as exploring themes such as resilience and teamwork.

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Educational Visits

Length: 1.5 hours

When: 10.00am – 4pm / Mon- Fri (Dates are subject to availability)

Ages: 4 – 18yrs

Price: £4 per head

Please contact for more information.

Maximum 30 people per tour and minimum payment £80.

Visit our building and be taken behind the scenes to learn more about the history of circus and our organisation. Groups will be able to observe our professional circus artists training in action!

There will also be chance to take part in a short circus workshop and a Q&A with a circus teacher.

We also offer specific educational visits linked to the IPC’s ‘Movement and Entertainment: The Circus is Coming to Town’ curriculum for Key Stage 1 and 2.

Workshops

Length: 2 hours minimum

When: Monday – Friday

Where: Off-site/On-site

Price: Please contact for quote

We offer a range of activities that can help develop hand-eye coordination, balance, strength and fitness through skills such as juggling, tightwire, acrobatics and stilt walking.

Our bespoke workshops can take a variety of forms from inset days, reward days, extracurricular activities, to integration within PE curriculum. All workshops can develop team and confidence building, with a focus on play and creativity. We also offer a more progressive approach that can work towards increasing skills or for performance outcomes.

It’s our aim to ensure that circus can be an accessible art form, and through ongoing partnerships and training with SEN schools and inclusive charities we are able to offer circus workshops for participants of all abilities

For an overview of available workshop activities see the PDF below.

Contact us

To express interest in a circus workshop or educational tour, please complete this form and we will get back to you as soon as possible.

For any other questions, please contact the Participation and Outreach team on participation@nationalcircus.org.uk.

Find us

National Centre for Circus Arts
Coronet St
London
N1 6HD