This April 2018 CaPt News includes National updates on the sector.
6-8 Apr – Spin Circus’ Hoop Convention 2018
Spin Circus presents: The Australian Hoop Convention. An annual hula hoop convention where you can learn from the best hula hoopers around! At Circus Oz, Melbourne. 8:30am-6:30pm, 6-8 April. Tickets $250. More info.
12-14 Apr – Peepshow by Circa at Geelong Performing Arts Centre $35 Industry Offer
Peepshow is touring to Geelong and Darwin before heading to London and Europe. Usual price: $62/$53 Conc. $35 Industry tickets available for TNA subscribers using the discount code: PEEPS. Book here.
18-22 Apr – Last chance to register for Catapult Festival in Bathurst, NSW
Catapult is a meeting point between youth circus and adult professional circus and physical theatre. Fees start from $140 (Youth), and include open access workshops/forums, 3 special events, and catered meals. Programs run from 18 – 22 April in venues across Bathurst. About the festival.
Women’s Circus – Masterclass, Documentary Screening and Free Workshops
– Masterclass by Weave Movement Theatre: Women with/without disabilities will come together and create vibrant, innovative works and develop a new circus language. Cost $10 (unwaged) – $35 (Solidarity). 1pm – 4pm 29 Apr, The Drill Hall, 395 Barkly St, West Footscray.
– ‘Even When I Fall’ Documentary Screening and Q&A: Watch women rebuild a future as circus artists and company members of Nepal’s first contemporary circus – Circus Kathmandu. 6:30pm, 13 May, Footscray Community Arts Centre.
– Connect with Circus Kathmandu: hear the artists’ stories, try your hand at circus, and mark the completion of their residency. Free event at The Drill Hall in West Footscray, 4pm – 7pm Sat 26 May.