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 guest list at the reception, just let us know who you are when you arrive.

Where is Greenwich Circus Festival?
Greenwich Circus Festival is held at AirCraft Circus Academy, a leading independent circus school located in Woolwich, in the Royal Borough of Greenwich. The address is AirCraft Circus Academy, Thames-Side Studios, Unit 7A, Mellish House, Harrington Way, London, SE18 5NR.

How do I get there by bus/tube?
Take the tube to North Greenwich on the Jubilee Line. Then take either of the buses from Bus Stop A (bus 161 or bus 472) and get off at the stop immediately after the Greenwich Trust School stop. Walk down to the roundabout ahead and take the first left down Warspite Road heading to Thames-Side Studios where we are based. At the bottom of Warspite Road, Thames-Side Studios entrance is on Harrington Way, the third (and last) left.  Once you are through the large blue iron gates, head straight to start with and then take the first left.  We are located opposite The Reach climbing wall, just go to the bottom of the little street and turn left at the end. You will see our signs and stairs leading upstairs to the school. 

How do I get there by rail?

Take the mainline train to Woolwich Dockyard. Walk out of the station to reach Francis Street and head down the hill to the traffic lights, Woolwich Church Street. Cross at the lights and turn left towards the roundabout. At the roundabout take the second right down Warspite Road.  At the bottom of Warspite Road, Thames-Side Studios entrance is on Harrington Way, the third (and last) left.  Once through the large blue iron gates, head down to the bottom and take another left.  You will see the sign for AirCraft Circus Academy to the left of The Reach climbing wall. Go to the bottom and turn left.

What should I wear?
Greenwich Circus Festival is an indoor event so you needn't worry about rain. It is however a big space that can get warm with a lot of people in it, so it is advisable to wear light clothes. If you wish to take part in the workshops we recommend leggings or tracksuit bottoms, items that cover your legs and also long-sleeved shirts.

Will there be food?
There will be snacks available such as crisps, chocolate bars and popcorn.

Is there a bar?
There is a bar stocking alcoholic and non-alcoholic drinks throughout the event.

Is there disabled access?
Greenwich Circus Festival is held on the first floor at AirCraft Circus Academy, which is only accessible via a staircase. 

Is there seating?
There is seating available for the scheduled performances, which will be socially distanced.

I have another question
Please contact us at info@aircraftcircus.com.