Entries by yuri

Thomas Senior at the Grand Blackpool

gala poster smallThomas Senior, student at Blackpool Circus School will appear at the Grand Theatre Blackpool on the 7th August in a Charity show in aid of Donnas Dream House for seriously ill children. He appears among many professional artistes in a star studded bill.

Pleasure Beach Nikelodeon opens!

Two Circus School students were invited to perform at the opening of the ten million pound new attraction at the Pleasure Beach “The Nikelodeon” The invitation to Thomas Senior and Daniel Tate Potts follows their success at the Gazette talent contest that took place at the Winter Gardens Blackpool earlier in the year. Britains got talent […]

British Juggling Convention at Nottingham

The Circus School was well represented this year with a number of our students attending. Bounce juggler Thomas Senior was voted 2nd in the British young juggler of the year competition. Thomas went on to win the Judges choice award which was decided by 5 judges who considered Presentation, Costume, Skill and all round performance. He […]

Circus Performers at the Hilton Hotel

The Circus school provided 3 performers and a workshop for a catering conference at the Blackpool Hilton. The event was put on by “Visit Blackpool” with the theme “Blackpool” there was Gypsy Petrelengo; Palm reading, Andrew Van Buren with his distorting mirrors and magice and plate spinning act. A close up magician and a very […]

Thomas moves on to 8 balls bounce

First day of trying 8 balls bounce, remarkable for a boy who is not quite 15. It is result of all the hours of practise he puts in at home when away from Circus school. It also shows that hard work is rewarded with results.

Blackpool Council thank Circus students.

Following their participation in “Dressing the stage” at the Tower Circus for the Conference ball, The boys and girls of Blackpool Circus School were invited to the Mayors parlor for a thank you get together of all the young people that contributed to the conference which this year was held in Blackpool. They all received […]

Blackpool Gazette Talent final

The final was held at the Pavilion Theatre in the Winter Gardens, Blackpool on Sunday 28th November 2010. Fifteen under 16s took part with most of the contestants singing, there were two dance acts and Thomas Senior for Blackpool Circus School with his very popular bounce juggling routine. The first two places were taken by […]

Thomas Senior tries a new bounce routine

At Circus school on Wednesday evening Director Yuri suggested a new move to Thomas to add to his already great bounce juggling act. On his second attempt he had it set and only needs practise to be able to include the routine in his next performance.

Guys Thatched Halloween night

A packed audience at Guys Thatched took part in the Circus workshop by Blackpool Circus School. Most of the children that took part were very young but enjoyed the collection of interesting items that were put out. Some children came and went through the 5 hours and one young lady worked on the Diabolo with […]