Upcoming Tours

What Stuff Does at Cambridge Folk Festival

Date: July 26, 2024
Time: 10:55 am - 11:40 am
Location: Cherry Hinton Hall, Cambridge
What stuff Does – Robin with many arms

With comedy and incredible circus skills, phenomenal performer and research scientist Robin Dale unpacks the mechanics of juggling using flying ping pong bats, disobedient buckets of water and a wrestling match with a flipchart.

Fruity n’ Dishy at Kilmacanogue Show

Date: July 27, 2024
Time: 11:30 am - 3:30 pm
Location: Monastery, Enniskerry, Wicklow, Ireland
Fruity ‘n’ Dishy

Performances from 11:30am
Meet Fruity n’ Dishy: the extraordinary fruit-juggling and plate-spinning duo. They’ll show you how to juggle apples, oranges and pears, and spin plates. And you can have a go too.

Science on Stilts at Black Pig Festival

Date: July 27, 2024
Time: 1:15 pm - 4:15 pm
Location: Enniscrone

Walkabout performances start at 1:15pm, 2:15pm & 3:15pm
Do you look up to scientists? Well now you really can! Catch real life scientists – who are also accomplished stilt walkers – conducting interactive experiments among the festival fun.

Juanita’s the Cleaner at Westport House

Date: August 3, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland, F28 TY45
Juantia 2023

Walkabout performance from Europe’s leading female clown Angelica Santander AKA Juanita the Cleaner. Join us to tackle plastic pollution with dance, circus and several bin loads of humour.

Amazing Flea Circus at Westport House

Date: August 3, 2024
Time: 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Location: Westport, Co. Mayo, Ireland, F28 TY45
Flea circus

Be astounded by the world’s tiniest trained circus performers and their remarkable acts! Meet these teeny fleas, the stars of The Amazing Flea Circus in a Suitcase.

Fruity n’ Dishy at Glencolmcille Agricultural Show

Date: August 4, 2024
Time: 10:00 am - 5:00 pm
Location: Glencolmcille, Donegal, F94 X529
Fruity ‘n Dishy


Master the art of fruit juggling and plate spinning with Fruity n’ Dishy! They’ll be performing their double act throughout the day and you can join in too.

Science on Stilts at Claremorris Agricultural Show

Date: August 4, 2024
All-day event
Location: The Showgrounds, Claremorris, Co. Mayo, F12 KX63, Ireland
Science on Stilts

Don’t miss Ireland’s tallest scientists performing live interactive experiments at the 103rd annual Claremorris agricultural show!

Out of the Blue at Claremorris Agricultural Show

Date: August 4, 2024
Time: 2:00 pm - 4:45 pm
Location: The Showgrounds, Claremorris, Co. Mayo, F12 KX63, Ireland
Out Of The Blu

Performances at 2pm and 4pm
All the way from Turin! Wash away your troubles with the wonderfully subversive and interactive circus show all about doing the laundry.

Juanita’s the Cleaner at Claremorris Agricultural Show

Date: August 4, 2024
All-day event
Location: The Showgrounds, Claremorris, Co. Mayo, F12 KX63, Ireland
Juanita’s Big Problem

Juanita the Cleaner has been collecting her rubbish for one whole year. But what can she do with this mountain of plastic? Join us for hilarious climate-saving clowning.

What Stuff Does at Woolsthorpe Manor

Date: August 6, 2024
Time: 10:30 am - 1:15 pm
Location: Water Lane, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
What stuff Does – Robin with many arms

Performances at 10:30am, 11:30am & 12:30pm
Comedy and circus combine at this historic house, where research scientist Robin Dale will tackle flying ping pong bats, disobedient buckets of water and a wrestling match with a flipchart.

Fruity n’ Dishy at Athenry Walled Towns Day

Date: August 18, 2024
Time: 1:15 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Anthenry, Galway, Ireland
Fruity Dishy banner

Interactive performances at 1:15pm, 2:30pm & 3:30pm
Get ready to juggle some fruit and spin some plates with a little help from Fruity n’ Dishy.

Amazing Flea Circus at Belmullet Festival

Date: August 18, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Belmullet, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Jay Ryan – The Amazing Flea Circus in a Suitcase

Witness feats of mind-boggling bravery and breath-taking beauty – acrobatics, trapeze, high wire and more from the world’s tiniest trained circus performers.

Science on Stilts at Belmullet Festival

Date: August 18, 2024
Time: 7:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location: Belmullet, Co. Mayo, Ireland
Science on Stilts

Meet Ireland’s tallest real life scientists and encounter their incredible interactive experiments.

What Stuff Does at Woolsthorpe Manor – copy

Date: August 20, 2024
Time: 10:30 am - 1:15 pm
Location: Water Lane, Grantham, Lincolnshire, England
What stuff Does – Robin with many arms

Performances at 10:30am, 11:30am & 12:30pm
Research scientist Robin Dale is back at Woolsthorpe Manor with comedy and circus fun.

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