Bham Youth Circus

Creating innovative, original performance.


The Birmingham Youth Circus is the Midlands’ premier performance troupe. They are a cast of 18 highly skilled young people that create three innovative, original shows each year that tour within the UK.

BYC offers young people the chance to develop the knowledge, skill and a strong foundation for a career in the creative arts. Members have gone onto full time circus school and higher education programmes in the UK and Europe. Circus is a thriving industry from which producers, directors, choreographers, designers and creatives are innovating and constantly evolving what circus is. Circus can be a very powerful tool in lots of industries.

Birmingham Youth Circus auditions in May for a September intake. Members of the BYC must complete at least 3 hours worth of technique training at CircusMASH or at another circus training space in Birmingham and attend the four hour workshop and creation training term time on Sunday’s from 2-6pm.

Auditions are now closed for September 2019 intake.

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