Past Tours

CANCELLED British Commercial Vehicle Museum, Lancashire

Date: April 12, 2021

Location: British Commercial Vehicle Museum, Lancashire

There’s something for ALL ages at this unique motor museum. Join StrongWomen Aoife and Maria as they reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts. We hope the show on 9 August at this venue will still go ahead.

County Library, Tallaght, Dublin (free online event)

Start date: March 8, 2021 - End date: March 9, 2021

Time: 15.00

Location: Online event

Join StrongWomen Aoife and Maria on International Women’s Day as they reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts. 

Roscommon Arts Centre – streamed event

Date: February 28, 2021

Time: From 09.00

Location: Streamed event from Roscommon Arts Centre

Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced streamed family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts.

Tuar Ard Arts Centre, Co Westmeath, Ireland

Date: November 11, 2020

Time: Tbc

Location: Tuar Ard Arts Centre

Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts.

Theatre Royal, Waterford, Ireland

Date: November 10, 2020

Time: Tbc

Location: Theatre Royal, Waterford

StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts.

Shopfront Circus at Thriftfest Upcycled

Date: September 12, 2020

Time: Tbc

Location: The Palace Hub 3, The Hub, 35 High St, Redcar TS10 3AE

Circus250 is taking part in Thriftfest Upcycled, Festival of Thrift’s digital makeover of their annual festival.

The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland

Date: March 5, 2020

Location: The Dock, Carrick-on-Shannon, Ireland

A circus science show for kids starring two women scientists turned circus performers!

As part of Engineers Week 2020 we have a very special science show with a difference for you to enjoy!

10am (Primary Schools)
1pm (Secondary Schools)

Speaking at Irish Museums Association Conference

Date: February 22, 2020

Location: Irish Museums Association Conference, Athlone

How to Bring Circus into Your Museum

The museum of the past must be set aside, reconstructed, transformed from a cemetery of bric-a-brac to a nursery of living thoughts. The museum of the future must stand side by side with the library and the laboratory.

Smithsonian curator George Brown Goode, 1889

The Exchange, Twickenham

Date: February 20, 2020

Location: The Exchange, 75 London Road, Twickenham TW1 1BE

Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts. Shows at 13.30 and 16.30

Northern Ireland Science Festival

Date: February 18, 2020

Location: Belfast

Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks. In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts.

11:00am & 2:00pm