Mara Pavula – the new head of Rīgas cirks


The Latvian Ministry of Culture has appointed Māra Pāvula, the former head of Riga Circus School (Rīgas Cirka Skola), and its current head of strategic development, as the director of the Rīgas cirks. Pavula starts her duties on January 3rd. Mara Pavula shared that her relationship with the circus is very personal. “I see the…

Circus in the City


Circus in the City is an exciting free interactive performance in the urban environment of Riga. Following the checkpoints on the map of the center of Riga, you get the chance to not only learn about the history of Riga Circus, but learn special tricks provided by circus performers. This is an opportunity to discover…

“Somos” circus show – in September 2021


Compagnie Bêstîa “Somos” We live in a divided world where each of us tries to affirm or even claim an identity, to justify our existence. A world where the word «freedom» does not mean the same thing, depending on whether we are born in Paris, Kabul or Bogota. The show “Somos” is looking for a common…



BEGINNER HANDSTAND CLASSES In these classes you will learn the basics of hand-balancing, understanding the fundamentals of the strengths and technique needed to progress. This is a full body workout suitable for anyone who wants to learn how to hand-balance. The classes will be a mix between conditioning and technique and adaptable every fitness level….

Apply to DOCH


CIRCUS STUDIES AT DOCH Circus courses autumn 2020 Stockholms konstnärliga högskola (DOCH) open for late application Eight autumn courses in Circus are open for late application including: – Artistic development within the circus discipline 1-3 – Handstand, Specialisation 1 – 4 – Collective improvisation in Circus and Music Read more and apply on the respective course page…