Photos and video: The grand opening of the Rigas Cirks arena


Rigas Cirks arena is open for the shows and other events! From March 21 to April 1 2024, Rigas Cirks hosted an ambitious opening program that included guest performances, as well as various events for international circus professionals –Baltic showcases and pitches, the Baltic-Nordic Circus (BNCN) Network meeting, an architecture conference “New-Born Circuses” and more….

Baltic circus artists’ creation lab


What a truly creative year this has been for Grassroot Network and circus artists from Baltics! Lots of thanks to all of the Baltic circus artists, mentors and partner organisations that were involved in Grassroot projects! Here we can see some moments from the recent workshop: The fabulous artistic creation lab for (November 6–11) with…

Grand Opening: The Rīgas cirks arena


SAVE THE DATE – March 20–23, as well as April 1, Rīgas cirks is going to celebrate the Grand Opening of the renovated circus arena. The celebration program will include not only performances available to the general public, but also various events for professionals of the circus and other industries. The purpose of the opening…

An interview with Māra Pāvula, the CEO of Rīgas cirks


Excerpts from the interview with Māra Pāvula, originaly published at Interview conducted by Essi Brunberg / Pragma Helsinki.   Mãra Pãvula is the CEO of Rīgas cirks, an appointment which began in January this year. Mãra works towards the development of contemporary circus in Latvia by producing events and regularly writing articles about circus…

Riga ICCE 2022 programme


Riga International Conference on Circus Education (RIGA ICCE 2022), May 10-11 in Rigas cirks, Zeļļu Street 25   Conference programme TUESDAY, May 10 / Riga, Zeļļu Street 25 12.00 – 13.00 Registration / guided tour of Riga Circus school 13.00 – 13.15 Opening of the conference. Latvian Academy of Culture, Baltic Nordic Circus Network, Rīgas…