Blog

Latest Article

Interview with Faceplant Theatre

This week we talked to the award-winning family theatre company behind In the Dead of the Night, Faceplant Theatre.

Read Full Story

Interview with Faceplant Theatre

This week we talked to the award-winning family theatre company behind In the Dead of the Night, Faceplant Theatre.

Read More
A women stands on a blue floor, set against a pale pink background. She holds a man horizontally around her shoulders.

Interview with Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé

This week we talked to award-winning circus duo and long-time friends of Jacksons Lane: Nikki Rummer and JD Broussé.

 

Read More

Applications Open: Edinburgh Fringe Preview Season at Jacksons Lane

Jacksons Lane welcomes applications for one-night previews of circus and theatre this July for work going to the Edinburgh Fringe.

Read More
A circus artist sits on a trapeze in the middle of a forest.

Interview with Meliora Collective

This week we talked to the Meliora Collective, the creators behind Trapeze in Concert, an eclectic experience that fuses orchestra and circus.

 

Read More

Interview with Alison Alexander: Design Concept for The Three Billy Goats Gruff

This week we talked to Alison Alexander, the designer for our Christmas show The Three Billy Goats Gruff. We talked about inspiration, integrating design in the rehearsal process and what makes a Christmas story a timeless classic.

Read More

Transmission: In conversation with Tilly Lee-Kronick, Jonny Leitch and Phoebe

The group shares some exciting insights into their work and experiences as circus artists, as well as their goals coming into their residency at Jacksons Lane.

 

Read More
A woman stands on a stage, a white light shines on her from the right. She is spinning around with a cylindrical tube on her shoulder, she is laughing.

Transmission: In conversation with Rosa-Maria Autio

Rosa-Maria Autio shares some exciting insights into her work and experience as a circus artist, as well as her goals coming into her residency at Jacksons Lane.

 

Read More
Young people learn circus skills in Studio 1 at Jacksons Lane

Jacksons Lane by numbers: 2022-2023

If you’ve only been to Jacksons Lane to see a show (or to take part in a class!), you might not be aware of all the other amazing things that happen inside our walls (and out in the community!). Since…

Read More

A visit to Montréal Complètement Cirque Festival

Jacksons Lane’s artistic director, Adrian Berry, headed to Canada this summer to attend the MontrĂ©al Complètement Cirque Festival. We asked him to write a little something about the experience.

Read More
A drag performer wearing a purple dress and a ginger bob wig is singing to the guests who are all dancing

Loneliness Week: What do we have to offer?

This week is Loneliness Awareness Week, a campaign to raise awareness of loneliness and bring older adults together across the UK.

“Did you know that half a million older people go at least five or six days a week without seeing or speaking to anyone at all?” – Age UK

At Jacksons Lane, we understand the value of bringing a community together to talk, to read, to dance, the small things we take for granted are always better together. Our Community & Volunteers Manager and Creative Engagement Assistant, Joanna and Maxime are sharing more about what we do at Jacksons Lane, as well as the upcoming programme with Haringey Circle and Public Voice.  

Read More

Composing for Circus: Joe W Edwards in collaboration with Brainfools

Brainfools are working on a new show called Lift Up, one of our very own technicians, Joe W Edwards, has been collaborating as a composer on the show. We asked Joe to tell us more about the creative process!

Read More
Zaki dimly lit onstage holding a hoop circled around him

Introducing Zaki Musa: Our New Associate Artist

Meet Zaki Musa, our new associate artist!

Read More