Friday, 21 March 2008

Circus back in the ring

After months of negotiation with the authorities and after years of institutional neglect, Catalan circus has a future. Protracted talks between the Departament de Cultura and the Associació de Professionals del Circ de Catalunya (APCC) has brought about an agreement that will lead to the regulation of the profession and a significant increase in government funding. (Full story in printed edition).