Announcing: VOLT line-up

Hello lovely people! I hope that you are all enjoying the start of autumn as much as Team Ausform & are getting excited about the goodies we have in store for you. On the 9th October Ausform will be taking Circomedia by storm with VOLT #4! We have FIVE artists who will be sharing circus work … Continue reading


VOLT : Lab, short-listing in progress

Thank you to everyone who submitted an application to VOLT Lab. We’ve had a large and varying response. The short-listing is in progress currently. Originally we said we would let applicants know the outcome by 23rd of May. This has not happened yet and we apologise for any inconvenience caused. Any questions email Producer … Continue reading


VOLT Lab 2014: Open Submission Ausform & Circomedia entered into collaboration with the birth of VOLT Circus Scratch Night in 2013 with the shared ambition of improving the professional landscape for creating Circus Theatre. Furthermore, Ausform independently delivers the VOLT Award to support emerging artists. VOLT Lab pilot is our collaborative proposal to integrate the wealth of resources held by both parties into … Continue reading

VOLT Circus Scratch 3rd of April

VOLT #3 is coming up on the 3rd of April at Circomedia Church. We have 4 circus pieces in progress we will show, some very exciting news and a secret to reveal. Who’s showing work: Chez Theatre and The Clockwork Moth An experiment between circus, shadow puppetry and fairytale Inspired by the classic fairytale Rapunzal; … Continue reading

Opportunity for Artists: Pitching – XTRAX Shorts

Pitching: Opportunity for Artists – XTRAX Shorts as part of Greenwich and Docklands Festival The popular XTRAX Shorts programme offers an opportunity to hear presentations from 16 companies about new projects in development, including a spotlight on artists from Catalonia, presented with the support of Department of Culture of the Goverment of Catalonia, in collaboration with Fira … Continue reading

Associate Artist Jon Priest to show work at Sampled

Tomorrow Ausform goes to Cambridge Junction, to accompany Associate Artist Jonathan Priest in a third outing of Knot Circus –  ‘a circus of one’. Image above by Paul Blakemore This is the first time we are working with the Associates in this way. We’re not producing this show – but we are developing a lovely … Continue reading

Ausform recommends: Go see Knot Circus and Circus on the Couch at Circomedia

Double-bill with Ausform’s Associate Artist Jonathan Priest and all time circus legend John-Paul Zaccarini

Great night at VOLT and more applications for our platform than ever

Hey there! Happy Sunday! Last night we had our first circus scratch night co-produced by Circomedia in their lush church at Portland Square. We sold 20 tickets over estimated capacity and tried a new feedback format out. All in all it was a great …

Merry Christmas and new Circomedia spring collaboration….#VOLT

Merry Christmas everyone! We’ve had a really fabulous year with 2 excellent platforms, rep classes, visiting companies and new members of the team arriving. We’ll leave you before christmas with a new collaboration and two dates to save! The 12/13…