Tightwire walking, juggling and diabolo are just some of the skills children can learn at a circus workshop. Medway Council’s Arts Development Team has organised a special four-day project at The Brook Theatre from Tuesday, 31 May to Friday, 3 June.

Children aged eight to 14 can have fun with professional circus performers from Dizzy O’Dare’s People on this special project during May half term. Young people will have the opportunity to learn daring skills including tightwire walking, juggling, diabolo, devil sticks, acrobatics and even hang upside down from the aerial rig.

Those taking part in the project will perform in a spectacular show at the end of the week. The fee for the four day project is £25 per child. To book a place phone 01634 338338. The Circus Week is from Tuesday, 31 May to Friday, 3 June from 10am to 4pm each day at The Brook Theatre, Old Town Hall, Chatham.Tickets booked for the circus workshop will be receive a voucher for £1 off each ticket to the Kids’ Cabaret of Curiosities on Sunday, 29 May.