Head, Heart, Balance: The Art of Funambulism Conference | Galway Community Circus

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9-10 July, 2021. A free two day online conference featuring presentations and roundtable discussions about wirewalking.

Join us for a conference all about funambulism, the art of walking on a wire with a balancing pole. The conference will feature presentations and roundtable discussions about wirewalking, a live stream canal crossing from Brussels, the premiere of Galway Community Circus’ short film ‘Step Off’, performances and more.

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Andrew is the founder of the Museum of Walking, created to bring people together and to make and showcase walking pieces and performances. Andrew also is a podcaster, interviewing creative people who use walking as a catalyst for their practice. Talking Wa...

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