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November 13 2015

With only a handful of conference tickets left, it really is your last chance to book! Critical Mass: the National Outdoor Arts Conference 2015 in Hull 24-25 Nov 2015 Speakers and facilitators include Bev Adams (Faceless), Orit Azaz (Something Good 300), Daniel Bernstein & ...

Circus Directors Lab

November 4 2015

Our friends at Circus Futures have announced their five day lab aimed at professional contemporary circus and circus theatre directors, choreographers and auteurs who are interested in expanding their practice through peer-based facilitated sessions using Action Learning. Led by Vicki Amedume (Artistic Director of...

Summer Showcase (in winter…)

October 27 2015

In an outburst of excellent off-season enterprise, Beautiful Mess and Club Silly are getting together to present a winter showcase of summer shows! The event, serpently titled SSSSSSiw (meaning Socially Savvy, Story Sensational, Summer Showcase in winter…) will take place in...

Acrobats, look after yourselves!

October 26 2015

acrobatics: anatomy and approach 31 Oct - 1 Nov ISAN members Mimbre would like to invite you to their inaugural two day Acrobatic Symposium connecting acrobatics, performance and health, a collaboration between Mimbre and the National Centre for Circus Arts. "A physical performer’s body is constantly...

A delightful duo of Irish Seminars!

October 21 2015

There are a couple of very useful sounding events coming up in Ireland from our friends in the Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network that are certainly worth checking out...  Springboard Seminar, Galway 26 Oct 1.30pm-5.30pm  Galway Community Circus in association with ISACS host the Springboard...

D&D on Outdoor Arts

October 15 2015

We're very much looking forward to the (free) Devoted & Disgruntled Outdoor Arts event at the 101 Outdoor Arts Creation Space on Greenham Common on 22 October. 101's Simon Chatterton writes: "It’s been a phenomenal first year here at 101 and what I have...

New Membership Benefit: ITC Training

October 9 2015

We’re very pleased to announce a new membership benefit in association with our friends at the Independent Theatre Council. Angus, ISAN’s Executive Director, said… “As many of you know, I was recently a Fellow on the Clore Leadership Programme and during that time was lucky enough to...

Rosa Parkin

September 7 2015

It is with much sadness that we learned of the death of Rosa Parkin after a long and very public battle with illness. Rosa was a radiant performer and shining personality, an effortlessly creative woman with a gift for the...