Cirque Bijou are a creative company specialising in beautifully produced live outdoor performance. We create high quality large scale shows that reach out to and inspire a wide audience, working with local artists and audiences as well as inviting national and international artists to be part of our company.
We are co-directors of Extraordinary Bodies, the UK's first professional integrated circus company, and we are producers of Bristol Harbour Festival circus stage and street theatre programme. Our vast experience includes launch of Bristol Green Capital 2015, launch of the London 2012 Sailing at Weymouth (Battle for the Winds, co-production with Desperate Men), and commissions for Gravity Fields Festival, Glastonbury, Manchester International Festival, Watch This Space, BT London Live, Circulate consortium and The Story Museum among many.
Commercial work includes performance, props and effects for tours with Muse, Take That and Katy Perry, specialist performance for X Factor, MTV EMA and IPC Athletics World Championships Doha, and countless private launch events, awards ceremonies and gala dinners, openings of retail centres, Christmas light switch ons and celebratory spectacles, including an annual performance at Goodwood Festival of Speed's VIP Drivers' Ball.
Cirque Bijou are a member of Bristol Circus Forum, which steers Circus City, Bristol's biennial circus festival, and Key Arts Providers to Bristol City Council.