NoFit State, Adamsdown Primary & Cardiff’s Refugee Community

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Press Release – Circus to the Schoolyard: NoFit State and Adamsdown Primary Celebrate Cardiff’s Refugee Community

From its explosive and bold beginnings in Cardiff, 1986, NoFit State is now the UK’s leading large-scale contemporary circus company, producing professional touring productions and a wide variety of community, training, and education projects for people of all ages. Driven by connection and passion, the company has been successfully expanding overseas and world-wide.
The circus is coming to town, but not as you know it. Swapping the Big Top for the classroom, the UK’s largest contemporary circus are embarking on a 6-month creative residency within Adamsdown Primary School in the heart of Cardiff. This Arts Council of Wales funded project marks the first sustained creative collaboration between NoFit State and a local school, the residency will consist of creative workshops with the school’s pupils covering the breadth of circus, storytelling and artistic performance. The residency will culminate in a participatory community day-festival, with creative performances, visual exhibitions and food, right on the school’s grounds to celebrate Cardiff’s refugee and asylum seekers population. Adamsdown Primary School are very proud of the links we have with NoFit State Circus. The Circus to Schoolyard proje...
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