In line with our professional development policy, Circus Factory seeks to support emerging and established circus artists and multidisciplinary practitioners through education, performance and professional development opportunities.

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Who for

Circus Factory membership is open to practitioners and professional circus and multidisciplinary artists, with skill to train independently and to students attending our classes who are looking for further training access outside of class times to help develop their practice.


  • Reduced cost access to individual training pass registration.
  • Additional access to training outside of class and facilitated training times.
  • Peer and mentor support from the Circus Factory Team and Associate Artist


Annual Membership fees help support our organisation and provide regular access to facilities, training, and opportunities for further professional development

Annual Membership Fee: €60*

1 Month Membership: €10*

*Requires additional training pass purchases

To learn more about our membership programme  please email and we will be more than happy to help.

Circus Classes
Facilitated Training



Members will be required to have knowledge of

  • Safe training practices
  • Knowledge and experience of rigging and paging
  • Comply with Covid cleaning protocols 
  • Respect for the communal space and security 
  • Knowledge of heating and lights
  • Respect to staff, shared equipment, and other members or students
  • For Keyholders a knowledge of opening and closing



  • Membership
  • €60per annum
    per €10 per month
  • Vote at the AGM & Members Policy
  • Access to facilities outside of facilitated sessions*
  • Insurance contribution for Public Liability**
  • Professional Development Opportunities and Support
  • Discounts on Masterclasses
  • Listing on Artists Database and Paid Opportunities
  • Office Hot Desk
  • ThinkLab
  • Mentorship from Artistic Director
  • Camera recording facilities

Cost per annum (not counting cost of using space)

* dependent on a keyholder or staff member onsite
** does not include personal injury, best practice is to have personal health cover


CF will communicate with members via email, WhatsApp, and Facebook Group to disseminate information. We will endeavor to keep all members informed about upcoming events and residencies.

Code of Conduct:

CF is a communal training space, and we all adhere to the common agreements of

  • A friendly environment for all members and staff
  • Positive training and learning ethos
  • No training while intoxicated
  • Correct paging and tidying of training equipment
  • Respect for personal and shared equipment
  • Cleaning of general space as required (cups of tea, toilet, clothes) 

Health and Safety:

Our full policy is available here

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