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Greenwich Circus Festival - FAQ

Will I receive a ticket in the post?

There are no paper tickets for Greenwich Circus Festival. Your name will be on the door, just let us know who you are when you arrive.

Where is Greenwich Circus Festival?

Greenwich Circus Festival is held at Hangar Arts Trust, a dedicated Circus Arts performance and rehearsal space located between Woolwich and Charlton in the borough of Royal Greenwich. The address is Hangar Arts Trust, Unit 7A, Mellish House, Harrington Way, London, UK. SE18 5NR.

How do i get there by bus?

Take the tube to North Greenwich on the Jubilee Line. Then take either of the buses from Bus Stop A (161 or 472) and get off at the Warspite Road stop, which is immediately after the Royal Greenwich University Technical College stop. Walk back on yourself towards the roundabout and head right down Warspite Road. Harrington way is the third (and last) left, we are Unit 7A.

How do i get there by rail?

Take the train from London Bridge to Woolwich Dockyard (19 minutes), walk out of the station and head down the hill to Woolwich Road. Cross at the lights turn left down the hill, keep the wall on your right and turn right into Warspite Road, between Clancy’s pub and Plumbing World. Harrington way is the third (and last) left, we are Unit 7A.

How do i book a workshop space?

To take part in our free workshops you must purchase a Greenwich Circus festival day ticket for Saturday 17th or Sunday 18th December.  You will not be able to enter the festival and take part in these workshops without a valid day ticket.  Once you have purchased your ticket please visit this page and select the workshop(s) you wish to attend.  There is no limit on the number of workshop places you can book but bear in mind you can't be in more than one place at a time!  If for any reason you can no longer attend a workshop you are booked on to please let us know at as soon as possible so we can re-allocate the space.


What should i wear?

Greenwich Circus Festival is an indoor event so there is so you needn't worry about rain. It is however a big space so it is advisable to wear warm clothes. If you wish to take part in the workshops we recommend leggings or tracksuit bottoms.

What time should i get there?

Doors open at 12pm for day ticket holders.  We recommend you come for the whole day as we have lots planned and wouldn't want you to miss out.  Doors open for the evening session at 7pm with the first performance at 7.30pm. You can view a timetable at the bottom of our main Greenwich Circus Festival page here.

Do I need to get there at the beginning?

We hope you do but you can arrive at any time throughout the day.  You can view a timetable at the bottom of our main Greenwich Circus Festival page here.

Will there be food?

Yes there will be snacks plus alchoholic and non-alchohlic drinks available throughout the day.

Is there a bar?

There is a bar stocking alchoholic and non-alcoholic drinks throughout the day.

What toilet facilities are there?

We have wheelchair accessible ground floor toilets. There is space for baby changing.

Is there disabled access?

Greenwich Circus Festival is held over two floors at Hangar Arts Trust. The ground floor has ramps and is entirely wheelchair accessible. All scheduled performances will be held on the mezzanine level which is only accessible via a staircase. There will be stewards on the day very happy to help people upstairs. You can get your wheelchair in the toilet.

Is there seating?

There is seating available for the scheduled performances including the cabarets and Foundation Course show. If you require seating at any time just let us know and we will be happy to arrange this.

Can i bring my child to the evening session?

Yes we are selling child tickets for 12 years and above, this is down to your discretion. Please be aware that the shows may contain adult themes and some nudity.

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