Shows

COMMUNITY SHOWS & ENGAGEMENT

We make shows with our community, professional shows and commissions.
Here is some of our work…

MAD WORLD

MAD WORLD

Created for winter 2016 with CircusMASH Community, Mad World explored the internal trials and tribulations of self doubt, fear and insecurity, set in a world of twisted words and familiar characters. Watch Trailer | Watch Full Version | Watch 2o20 Remix Music Video

MANOKEN

MANOKEN

Created for summer tour 2017 with funding from Arts Council England. Exploring identity in the unidentifiable. Through finding what society says they lack, they in turn find what makes them complete.
Watch Manoken (Jewellery Quarter) | Watch Manoken (CoCoMAD) | Watch Manoken (JQ Festival)

RETROGRADE

RETROGRADE

Created for winter 2017 with MASH Community, Retrograde takes us back in time, exploring nostalgic objects that seem to keep following us around.
Told through the tale of a war time family being torn apart.
Watch the Retrograde Trailer

HULLABALOO

HULLABALOO

Created for summer 2016, Hullabaloo; commotion, fuss, noisy situation.
A comic display of organised chaos, following the journey of the hot topic of English weather!
Watch Hullabaloo ( Kings Heath) | Watch Hullabaloo (JQ Festival) | Watch Hullabaloo (CoCoMAD)

FLOAT

FLOAT

Float was created for summer 2014 through R&D with funding from ACE. It was out first outdoor project exploring story telling, outdoors with participatory elements.
Watch FLOAT Here

CREATIVE

IMAGINARIUM

IMAGINARIUM

Partnership project with Arts NK. Exploring audience imagination, inside out at Doddington Hall
Watch Imaginarium Here

www.artsnk.org 

COLOURED IN CRAZY

COLOURED IN CRAZY

What is the colour of lunacy… of mania… of crazy?
Using physicality of the body and coloured paint in a very literal way, we can give visual life to this intangible idea of unhinged and fanatical minds.
Watch Coloured In Crazy Here

PANIC

PANIC

R&D exploring mental health and the objectification of women. Special thanks to NoFit State.

Contains Nudity

Watch Panic Here

RECENT PERFORMANCES

ESCAPE ARTIST

ESCAPE ARTIST

Created for summer 2017, Escape Artist is an ode to Harold Houdini using aerial and ground circus, devised by Birmingham Youth Circus.
Watch Escape Artist Here

INDUSTRIOUS

INDUSTRIOUS

Industrious was created for the NYCE 2015 & SOTE Fundraiser for Birmingham Children’s Hospital at Alexandra Theatre Birmingham.
We explored the old industrial world that Birmingham used to be.
Watch Industrious Here

CANDYLAND

CANDYLAND

Created for Resorts World 2018 to celebrate life and candy! Simple as!
How many sweets can keep a circus going was our question.
Watch Candyland Here

COMMERCIAL COMMISSIONS

IS

UNIVERSITY OF BIRMINGHAM

Winter Spectacular created for University of Birmingham’s annual BUAFTA awards ceremony & dinner.
Watch IS Here

TORMENTA

HALFORDS

Commercial commission created for Halfords annual awards ceremony.
Watch TORMENTA Here

INCANDESCENT

ICC

Commercial commission at the ICC
Watch INCANDESCENT Here

GRAND CENTRAL BIRMINGHAM

MANOKEN | 1st BIRTHDAY CELEBRATIONS

Celebrating Grand Centrals 1st Birthday with Manoken, where mannequins pop up and create mayhem!
Watch GRAND CENTRAL Here

DE MONTFORD UNIVERSITY

STUDENT UNION EVENT

Commission for University student union awards ceremony.
Watch DE MONTFORD Here

VINTAGE

MASH started in March 2011. Here are some of our early day shows.
Look how much everyone has grown!!

BOX OF CIRCUS

BOX OF CIRCUS

This was when everyone was tiny tiny! Our very first exploration into the box of what circus was…
Watch BOX OF CIRCUS Here

KAYI- DRIFTING SNOW

KAYI - DRIFTING SNOW

The journey of the northern lights and Alaskan nights.

The Making Of

Trailer

CIRCUS SPECTACULAR

CIRCUS SPECTACULAR

Ladies and gents with a distant vernacular, the boys and girls present the circus spectacular…
Watch CIRCUS SPECTACULAR Here

ALLOY JUNGLE

ALLOY JUNGLE

Lost in a future of metal, this tribe go on a journey to find the past.
Watch ALLOY JUNGLE Here

SHOWCASE FUNDRAISER 2014

SHOWCASE FUNDRAISER 2014

Our first showcase fundraiser to raise money for the restoration of an old church hall.
£25K needed. This event raised just over £1K.
Watch our SHOWCASE FUNDRAISER Here

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