May Updates!

Kids 'n' Teens summer camps now open for bookings!

Our new schedule is up, jam-packed with floor and aerial activities to suit all ages, abilities and levels. All classes are open for bookings.

Adult Aerial Taster Workshop Sunday 11th June 2023, 2pm to 4pm. "I want to try flying!", here is your chance. No obligation to commit to classes or anything. Even if you're just looking for something to do on a Sunday! Book in here.

Weekly Adult Classes:

New exciting additions to our schedule including Combat for Stage & Screen: an introduction. Every Wednesday evening. Check it out.

More options for fabric and rope at different levels, cocoon, hoop, movement and floorwork.


MOVEMENT OF THE MONTH: kicked off in May: DROPS with Sean McIlraith. This is the first in a series of 4 week workshops dedicated to specific technical skills on aerial apparatus. June will focus on Spinning with Hannah Gumbrielle. Very limited spaces available. Find out more and book your place here.

Please contact us directly for information on private parties, corporate events, school workshops, special needs in circus, studio hire, artist professional development and opportunities.

Don't miss out! Keep an eye on our social media platforms for all upcoming events.

Up coming events

Monday 4:30pm to 6:00pm 29th May

Kids & Teens After School Circus Club

Monday 6:30pm to 8:00pm 29th May

Choreo Cocoon
Fabric/Rope (Intermediate)
Fabric/Rope (beginner - mixed level)

Tuesday 6:30pm to 8:00pm 30th May

Fabric & Rope (Mixed Level)

Wednesday 4:30pm to 6:00pm 31st May

Kids & Teens After School Circus Club

Wednesday 6:30pm to 8:00pm 31st May

Cocoon (Mixed Level)
Fabric (skilled)
Combat for Stage & Screen

What we've been up to

Artist in Residence 2023: Theaker Von Ziarno Community

Theaker von Ziarno is Taking Flight's first Artist in Residence 2023.


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.


What our students think

I really enjoyed the class, it was some workout! I can’t wait to get back and do more. The atmosphere was really welcoming and comfortable and the people were lovely
-- Bláthnaid

Really friendly and professional staff.
-- Kerim