Circus for Climate

The international project “Circus for Climate” is the biggest project of Rīgas cirks so far which was created in collaboration with the Norwegian circus artists’ network “Acting for Climate” and with the support of the European Economic Area (EEA) Grants and state co-financing.

“Circus for Climate” project has come to an end


The “Circus for Climate” project, born out of a collaboration between Riga Circus and the Norwegian circus artists’ network “Acting for Climate” has now come to an end. The project kicked off in spring 2022. The main goal of the project was to explore the collective empowerment that a multidisciplinary approach to education, art, and…

About Circus for Climate


With the support of EEA Grants, SLLC “Rīgas cirks” in cooperation with the Norwegian network for performing arts and sustainable circus company “Acting for Climate” in March 2022 launched a new international project called “Circus for Climate”. The main goal of the project is to explore the collective empowerment that multidisciplinary approach to education, art…

DANDELION to be showed in schools in Latvia


The “Circus for Climate” project is gradually coming to the end. We have worked together in workshops, created a show and a comic book and learned a lot of new things together! It’s time to wrap up, but there is still more to come. What happens next? Already this fall, DANDELION will be part of…



“Circus for Climate” and foundation “Initium” is organizing a workshop on methods of art activism which will be held at the discussion festival LAMPA on June 9, 2023 in Cēsis. The environment, climate, social issues and other topics that are of importance to society have appeared in the Latvian art space and agenda in recent…

Photo gallery: the premiere of DANDELION


Rooted in the collaboration project between Riga Circus and Acting for climate that started a year ago and which grew through youth labs and workshops, the final performance PIENENE / DANDELION celebrated a spectacular premiere last weekend in Riga, Latvia! With elements of climate activism, circus, dance, music and art, the performance also involved the…