September 2022 Updates

Exciting times in the studio, with plenty of new additions coming to our October schedule not be missed!!

Doubles Trapeze is back on Tuesdays! Adult Ensemble classes sold out! New class for Kids and Teens on Saturdays at 12pm, an extra beginner/explorer Rope and Fabric class for adults on Thursdays at 6.30pm, Choreography Cocoon on Mondays at 6.30pm, Cirque Fit on Tuesdays at 6.30pm and an extra Movement and Floorwork class on Saturdays at 3.30pm. WOW!!!!

And there's more.........


Adult aerials 2 hour taster workshop on Saturday 1st October is open for bookings. Whether you are a complete beginner or an aerialist who wants to try out multiple apparatus, this is a perfect opportunity for you and your buddies to have lots of fun!

PUBH with a twist! ACRO-PUBH with Kato Dunne and Róisín Mairead, Residency workshops with Monika Palova and Sean McIlraith in October, and Heavenly Doubles 2 day workshop coming up in November. More details to follow...

Don't miss a special Halloween performance, make sure to follow our social media for the latest updates!

Up coming events

Monday 10:00am to 11:30am 3rd October

Acrobatics (mixed level)

Monday 4:30pm to 6:00pm 3rd October

Kids & Teens After School Circus Club

Monday 6:30pm to 8:00pm 3rd October

Fabric/Rope (beginner - explorer), Choreo Cocoon

Tuesday 6:30pm to 8:00pm 4th October

Doubles Trapeze
Circ Fit
Fabric & Rope (beginners)
Straps (mixed)
Vertical Dance

Wednesday 10:00am to 11:30am 5th October

Handstands (mixed)

What we've been up to

Community Projects Underway Community

Our very own Manager of Community, Hannah Gumbrielle, studied Inclusion and Exclusion in Circus with Stockholm University of the Arts to further her own practice as a teacher.


Culture Night Cabaret 2022 Community

Culture Night Cabaret and family Fun Day On the 23rd of September 2022.


Taking Flight: Artistic Residency Announcement 2022 Community

Taking Flight: Artistic Residency Announcement 2022 Every year, Taking Flight offers a number of artistic residencies to professional artists in the Irish industry or abroad.


CREATE: A circus act creation course Performance

CREATE: A circus act creation course In 2020, Taking Flight piloted their EXPLORE programme, a course focused on giving individual artists the tools and techniques to research and develop creative work. The success of this course pushed us to introduce CREATE in 2022.


Collaboration with St. Michael's, Kilbarrack Disability Network Community

Two of our coaches who have graduated with École National de Cirque, Hannah and Sean, worked with St Michael's House to create Circus Club.


What our students think

Supportive, exciting and fun - after not training for 3 years I was daunted to return to aerial. This was the perfect place to do it. I'll be back!!
-- Iona

I've tried a couple of studios in Dublin before to decide which one was the best for me... definitely this is the one It was a lovely class, teacher made me feel so comfortable I really had so much fun! 💓💓💓
-- Veronica