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Greentop Community Circus Centre

Greentop is the principal centre for circus arts education in the North of England. It has a circus school in Sheffield, and operates as a social enterprise throughout the UK. It exists to use human circus skills to transform lives and bring about positive social and individual change.

Funding awards

  • 2012-2013: £70,000
  • 2013-2014: £71,680
  • 2014-2015: £73,544

Video feed

Greentop Circus at Chatsworth Bonfire Night 2013

Greentop Circus entertainers at Chatsworth Bonfire Night 2013 www.greentop.org Photos: Nynke Wierda Photography - www.wierda.co.uk Music: Bittersweet Symphony remix by cornandbeans on NewGrounds

choreography montage mainly cip 2013

examples of choreogprahy in Greentop courses

Sadiq and Ruby Angel Aerial piece

Beautiful rope and trapeze routine. Greentop Circus CiP 2013

Is Love Like a Tightwire?

Ali tells us a bit about it- CiP show 2013 at Greentop Circus.

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Biker Bailey on Silks

Bailey's Biker inspired silks piece, CiP show 2013 at Greentop Circus

Are you ready to dig while I sniff, Monika?

Karina and Monika clown piece at CiP show 2013, Greentop Circus

Grace flapper girl hoop

Grace and Jacob candlelit dinner and hoop- CiP show 2013 at Greentop Circus

Pyrodisiac fire show - Origin

A dynamic four-person fire show 'Origin' is choreographed to a 12min piece of music that has been mixed to accompany fire spinning, acro, dance and marshal art movement. See more fire shows, fire jugglers and fire entertainers for your event - www.greentop.org/pyrodisiac

Breaking Bounds - Greentop Circus Documentary

A documentary about Greentop Circus School in Sheffield, UK. Directed and edited by Graeme Benson. More info at www.greentop.org

CiP show 2012

Students from greentop's full time foundation course mark the interval with a song. audience member footage Apply to Greentop's Circus in Performance course - www.greentop.org/full-time-course

Greentop Youth Circus Christmas Cabaret - Part 4

Sheffield's Youth Circus Christmas show December 2011 www.greentop.org/greentop-youth-circus

Greentop Youth Circus Christmas Cabaret - Part 1

Sheffield's Youth Circus Christmas show December 2011 www.greentop.org/greentop-youth-circus

Greentop Youth Circus Christmas Cabaret - Part 2

Sheffield's Youth Circus Christmas show December 2011 www.greentop.org/greentop-youth-circus

Greentop Youth Circus Christmas Cabaret - Part 3

Sheffield's Youth Circus Christmas show December 2011 www.greentop.org/greentop-youth-circus

CiP 2012 finale

Students finish their last show with a tune

CiP2012 rik and Rosie demon and angel Acro

Greentop foundation students perform their greatest fears www.greentop.org audience member footage

CiP 2012- close, AND cigar

Demon Joey pulls off the cigar box routine

CiP 2012- this could all end in tears

Creepy nightmare scenario audience member footage www.greentop.org/full-time-course

CiP 2012 Corde lisse nightmare

Students at Greentop's full time foundation course perform. audience member footage Find out how you can run away to the circus: www.greentop.org/full-time-course

CiP 2012- raver and raven aerial act

Brief clip from Friday night performance audience member footage Apply to Greentop's Circus in Performance course - www.greentop.org/full-time-course

CiP 2012 Ricky vampire silks act

Foundation student Ricky's vampire tells of his claims to fame. audience member footage Apply to Greentop's Circus in Performance course - www.greentop.org/full-time-course

CiP 2012 aerial

Students from Greentop's foundation course take to the bar for a creepy double act. audience member footage Apply to Greentop's Circus in Performance course - www.greentop.org/full-time-course

Greentop's 'That Circus Makeover Thing' 2010

Greentop's Community Circus Centre was created in 1995 by Anneka Rice's TV makeover show Challenge Anneka. The project happened over a weekend, with volunteers and builders drafted in to help. In 2010 we decided to celebrate 15 years by refurbishing the place using the same formula. Staff got on the phones to plead for free kitchens, toilets and flooring, volunteers jumped in their cars and roamed Sheffield to find sponsor companies. This video shows the amazing results. Thank you to everyone who helped!

Trickshots at the Winter Gardens

Trickshots This is footage of Greentop performers at the Winter Gardens in May 2008. The show was commissioned as part of the celebrations for the Snooker World Championship which happens every year at the Crucible theatre in Sheffield. If you want to know more about Greentop why not check out our website at http://www.greentop.org or you can find us on facebook at www.facebook.com/greentopcircus .

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Contact details

http://www.greentop.org/index

Saint Thomas Building
74 Holywell Road
Sheffield
S4 8AS
S4 8AS

53.408001, -1.4287

  • 53.408001 -1.4287

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