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Circque Nova: another year, another project - against the odds

1 March 2010

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In November 2009 we finished our first project of training young Disabled people, combining them with a second group of homeless youths. The interaction between the two groups was a great success. We called the project ‘Stellar’ and afterwards produced a show that involved both the Colombian teachers and the students – some of whom ended up performing 70 feet in the air, suspended from a crane! We were only able to showcase the project once at a Youth Centre in Leytonstone...

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