“I’ve been developing some work-arounds for the language barrier” – Sebastian, EVS volunteer in Sweden

I’m Sebastian Edwards & I’m a performer with Lamplight Circus and a trainer with Westside Circus in Melbourne, Australia. My work as a circus and physical theatre practitioner centres on the use of circus skills to illustrate narrative and thematic concepts and frequently incorporates themes and aesthetics drawn from fairytales and speculative fiction as well, increasingly, as queer issues. I …

“So far I feel most proud of creating choreography for the dance activity” – Madhavi, EVS volunteer in Sweden

Hello! I’m Madhavi and I have come from Australia to Orkelljunga Sweden to bring and teach circus! I am 19 years old and am working for an NGO on the other side of the world doing what I love. I find it incredible and inspiring as coming from a small town in Western Australia where I had gotten into circus …

First testimony from Danny, EVS volunteer at ACER Brazil – “what a life changing experience this is”

Hi, my name is Danny Pollard and I am currently volunteering for Everything is Possible (EiP) in Diadema, Sao Paulo Brazil. My receiving organisation and partner of EiP is ACER, who have a strong mission statement: “To rescue the dignity of children and young people promoting the transformation of the social environment. Serving our community using strategies for social transformation …

“York students in trip of lifetime to Australia”

This month, the Bristish participants spoke about National Treasures and the Youth Exchange in Australia, to their local newspaper ‘THE PRESS’. Click here to read the article. York students in trip of lifetime to Australia PUPILS from two York secondary schools spent a week down under as part of a youth exchange project which focuses on inclusion. Six students from …

Media – “The national treasures of Shepparton”

Once again, our Australian partner Westside Circus made the news as they presented the 3 students that will take part in National Treasures’ youth exchange. The article was published by the Sport Sherrin Adviser. “The whole community is very proud of what Adam, Telaah and Kyrone have achieved with their talent and perceverence” “Westside Circus is one of four international …