Wired Aerial Theatre

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Wired are Hiring! 3 New Roles - 2 Male Performers and 1 Climber!

19 April 2018

In August, Wired Aerial Theatre will be travelling to Budapest to perform 'As The World Tipped' our world renowned large-scale outdoor aerial show. We are searching for 2 amazing Male Performers and 1 experienced Climber to join our team. This is a great chance to come and learn our signature aerial techniques and be a part of a long run of shows in an amazing festival this summer.

 

 

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Wired set sail with Three Festivals Tall Ship Regatta!

6 April 2018

Wired are excited to announce that over the May Bank Holiday weekend we will be performing our newly redeveloped production of To Me, To You..at this years Three Festivals Tall Ship Regatta in Liverpool.

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Get Creative With Wired!

29 March 2018

On the 24th of March, Wired opened their doors for the public to join in on a range of free taster sessions as part of BBC Get Creative. BBC Get Creative is a fantastic event that raises both awareness and participation on all the great cultural activities that takes place right across the UK on a regular basis and encourages people to try their hand at something new and creative!

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Q&A with Dance Performer Viva Foster!

24 March 2018

We are really excited to annouce that we are opening up our weekly company class to professionals and final year dance students. These classes are designed to develp fundamental skills specific to aerial dance. We caught up with our Dance Performer Viva Foster who will be leading the sessions to discuss passion, dance  and her artistic journey. 


Company Class will commence from 26th March. 

 

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Bungee-Assisted Dance bounces on to the class timetable!

23 March 2018

Eagerly anticipated weekly bungee-assisted dance course is coming to The Higher Space after Easter!

Suitable for all levels of aerial experience and ability. Previous dance experience is beneficial...Not only is this bungee-assisted dance workshop crazy bouncing fun,but also....

 

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What's On This Easter At Wired!

16 March 2018

Spring has officially sprung and that can only mean one thing....Easter Holidays!

Here at Wired, we’ve been working around the clock preparing for our upcoming Easter School.  We are delighted to be offering four fun filled days, where we will be bringing The Higher Space to life with a truly magical performance.

 

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Wired is Hiring! 3 new roles - Dance Performer, Production Assistant and Communications Officer (Positions Now Closed)

22 November 2017

We are calling for a Dance Performer, Production Assistant and Communications Officer to join the team. Aged 16-29 this is an exciting opportunity to learn new skills and gain valuable experience in a fantastic industry.

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Wired is Hiring! (Position now closed)

2 October 2017

Would you like to inspire people to dance in the air? Here’s your opportunity! Wired Aerial Theatre is looking to appoint an experienced performer and inspiring teacher to become our new Aerial Dance Developer, a brand new and exciting role based at our centre for aerial excellence, The Higher Space.

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Wired is Hiring! (Position now closed)

28 July 2017

We are looking for an inspiring freelance Aerial Circus Tutor to assist us in delivering high quality circus tuition as part of the Circus Programme offered at The Higher Space.

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Bregenz Festival

25 May 2017

Wired is thrilled to be providing aerial artistry and technical consultation for a new production of Carmen, at Bregenz Festival in Austria this summer.

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To me, To you... Meet the cast!

10 May 2017

To me, To you… is Wired’s new, playful small-scale aerial dance show, commissioned by Without Walls and Brighton Festival. We are delighted to bring some new faces on board for the show - so ahead of the premiere in Brighton, meet our wonderful cast!

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Diversity Tour

4 April 2017

After six sell-out UK tours, Diversity have announced their seventh tour Genesis for April 2017. The astonishing street dance troupe approached Wired Aerial Theatre to bring some aerial magic to their show...

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Research Intensive with Stuart Waters & Wendy Hesketh-Ogilvie

16 February 2017

This two-day intensive is an extension of the research period for Rock Bottom, within which emotions associated with the theme will be explored, finding ways to physically express personal narratives.

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Five Minutes with Kit

1 February 2017

Kit Eckersley is the newest member of Wired Aerial Theatre, joining us at the beginning of 2017 to teach our Junior Hoops and Silks classes. We caught up with him to get to know him a bit better!

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LEAP Festival Artist Callout

23 January 2017

Wired Aerial Theatre and MDI are looking for artists wanting to research and discover within the LEAP Dance Festival as part of its Professional Development Programme.

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Open Class with Artistic Director

10 January 2017

In 2017 our Artistic Director, Wendy Hesketh-Ogilvie and Stuart Waters, an independent dance artist, will be working on a new collaborative project. On 16th & 18th January they will be opening class in the mornings for local dance, theatre or circus artists.

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New classes for 2017 - Meet the tutors!

14 December 2016

We are thrilled to announce our new Adult and Junior classes at The Higher Space for January - February 2017; and back by popular demand is our Bungee-Assisted Dance / Vertical Wall combo weekend on 21-22 January!

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The Big Audition

13 December 2016

Wired has a lot of very exciting new opportunities in the pipeline for 2017-18, and is therefore inviting suitable experienced DANCERS, AERIAL PERFORMERS and CLIMBERS to join our team.

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Aerial Performance Tripod

29 November 2016

We’ve recently had the pleasure of collaborating with Rigging Services to produce a bespoke tripod structure capable of hanging two performers.  This structure also has the possibility to raise the performer up and down throughout the performance and can suspend a variety of aerial equipment such as Silks, Hoop, Corde-Lisse or Bungee.

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Dreaming of a Wired Christmas

8 November 2016

It's hard to believe but it's nearly time to dig the decorations out of the loft again!  We are certainly getting into the Christmas spirit here at Wired, with two special productions in our hometown of Liverpool.

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A Terrific Taster Day!

26 October 2016

We were delighted to see so many faces, both familiar and brand new, at our free Taster Day at The Higher Space at the weekend! 

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Weekend Workshops

14 October 2016

Two exciting weekend workshops are coming up in November - a Bungee-Assisted Dance masterclass with our Artistic Director, and an open level Bungee-Assisted Dance / Vertical Wall combo.

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50th Celebrations!

13 October 2016

Hot on the heels of performing the 50th show of As The World Tipped this summer, we take a trip back to 2000 as part of the Roundhouse's 50th birthday celebrations.

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SLICE preview this summer

2 July 2016

Our brand new aerial show SLICE is previewing this summer as part of Dancing City.

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