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We are a theatre company making work specifically for children, based in Cloughjordan, Co. Tipperary, Ireland.


Our work is innovative, visual and often multisensory.  We create theatre shows, bespoke participatory projects and run a thriving youth circus.


If you would like to discuss any of our shows or projects, please contact us.  We would love to hear from you.



Little Bigtop






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Jo established Little Bigtop in 2002.  She has over 20 years experience in Circus, Visual Theatre and Street Performance.  She creates and performs in all of our shows, teaches circus skills in our circus club and creates and leads all our bespoke participatory projects.

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Elke began working with Little Bigtop in 2004.  She is a multi discipline 3D artist and trained in Early Years Education.  She designs and makes all of the beautiful puppets and props we use in our shows.


Aoife joined us in 2011.  She is an actor and director.  She has been directing our existing shows and collaborating on our new shows.  She has helped to lead some of our participatory projects, and occassionaly teaches some clowning to our circus club members.


Julie has been working with us since 2013.  She is a contemporary dancer and choreographer.  She has helped to develop movement sequences in our new shows and assists in delivering the circus club programme.

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