"It's circus Jim, but not as we know it!"
Convention Ticket: €36
Includes: Friday show, 5pm Show on Saturday, entry to the Festival Club on Friday night, access to The Convention Space & Workshops (Excluding Childrens Workshops) on Saturday and Sunday and access to the Renegade Show on Saturday night.
ISACS Seminar 2013
The Irish Street Arts, Circus and Spectacle Seminar will be held in Tralee this year on November 15th to coincide with the fantastic National Circus Festival! Aimed at all those working professionally in the area of Street Arts, Circus or Spectacle, the day will include a workshop on EU opportunities and is not to be missed.
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Visual Arts

Siamsa Tíre

November 19th to 26th

This year’s Tralee Circus Festival programme also features a visual art exhibition curated by Áine Ní Chíobháin. Le Cirque sous la Pluie or the circus under the rain is a selection of circus-themed artwork from Ireland and all over the world. The exhibition runs alongside the shows in Síamsa Tíre music room from November 19th to 26th. There will be projected performances and carnival sounds, paintings  of jesters, clown street art, giant papier mâché poodles and illustrations of bears performing in a moonlit forest and much more.

The exhibition features work from:
Bob O’ Cathail, Tom Campbell, Kate Shelly, Orla Breslin, Michael Kelly, Fiona Morgan, Canvaz, No Fit State, Clementine de Chabaneix,  Julia Finzel and Tammy Smith.

 

The National Circus Festival is brought to you by Fanzini Productions thanks to support from our sponsors:
               
Come to Tralee Circus Festival & pick up the “Laugh and Splash” offer from the Aqua Dome! Bring your Circus tickets and only pay half the normal adult and junior admission prices (one admission per ticket - offer not valid with any other offer or promotion)
Festival Timetable
Friday 15th
Saturday 16th
Sunday 17th