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Pitch’d Circus and Street Arts Festival 2021

Producers Symposium

Following on from the 'Streets Ahead' Professional Development Programme, run by the Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Network (ISACS) and Cork City Council Arts Office, this 2 session symposium addresses the issue of Producers for Circus and Street Arts.

The symposium recordings will be of interest to practitioners of street arts, producers from other disciplines, and students studying arts management.

Session 1: Date 16/09/2021 (Zoom Recording)

Session 2: Date 23/09/2021 (Zoom Recording)

Key speakers include

Jonah McGreevy: Artist and co-founder/director of contemporary circus company Loosysmokes. 

Dr Marie Kelly: Programme Director of the MA in Arts Management & Creative Producing at the Department of Theatre (School of Music and Theatre) UCC

Debbie Wright: Debbie is a freelance outdoor arts theatre practitioner working in all areas of performance and production.

Liza Cox: co-artistic director of Baubo, a new physical/street theatre company rooted in visual design and traditions of clown and bouffon.

Bill Gee: Creative director of IF Milton Keynes International Festival, Artistic Associate of the Bloomsbury Festival and lead on the Seedbed R&D programme at 101 Outdoor Arts Creation Centre.

​​Siobhán Clancy: Community Arts Coordinator with Cork City Arts Office.

Kim McCafferty: Performer, street theatre maker, festival founder and director.

Kath Gorman:Creative producer, Curator and Management consultant and founder of in 2021, supporting artists and communities to create incredible new arts experiences in Ireland's public places and unusual spaces

Cork City Street Arts Toolkit 'Street Smart'

A resource to assist artists when working with Cork City Council to produce street art and outdoor events.

Visit: Cork Council Arts Office


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Arts Council Ireland

Irish Street Arts Circus and Spectacle (ISACS)

Cork City and County Arts Department

Youth Circus in Ireland and


Galway Community Circus

Cloughjordan Circus Club

Irish Aerial Creation Centre

Dublin Circus Project

Belfast Community Circus

Taking Flight - Dublin

Aerial Cirque - Dublin

Circus Workshops


STREET Festivals


National Circus Festival Ireland

PITCH'D Circus & Street Arts Festival