SIRF 2022: XTRAX Shorts

Part of XTRAX/Stockton International Riverside Festival Showcase 2022
  • Dates: 3 August, online

About the event

This pitching event featured presentations from an eclectic mix of artists and companies from the UK and Catalonia. Discover new work as they present new outdoor projects to an audience of arts professionals, including international promoters and presenters.

Watch the recording of XTRAX Shorts here


Pitching artists

Explore the projects at the bottom of this page.

  • Aim to Fly – The Day Trip
  • Angel Duran Papillon
  • Etta Ermini Dance theatre & Van Huynh Company Glam
  • Gandini Juggling – Smashed2
  • Los Informalls – Aperitivo
  • Nikki & JD Fireside
  • O’Driscoll Collective ONE%
  • Out Of Order Standing High
  • Revel Pucks Circus – Rola Bola
  • Trigger Productions Ltd – The Hatchling
  • Unlimited Theatre & Upswing – Ancient Futures
  • Vanhulle Dance Theatre – Dovetail

Featured image: Glam by Etta Ermini Dance Theatre & Van Huynh Company © Foteini Christophilopoulou

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Meet the pitching artists and shows

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The Day Trip

Artist: Aim To Fly UK

The Day Trip is a site-specific, interactive solo performance featuring Granny Violet. It uses clown, circus skills and comedy to provide an…


Artist: ANGEL DURAN Performing Arts

In the era of capsularized reality, the formats, the nuclearization of the living space, the bombardment of information and stimuli is constant…


Artist: Etta Ermini Dance Theatre

GLAM is a 25 minute vibrant dance cabaret, a humorous outdoor performance for five performers containing dance, circus and theatrical elements, audience interac

Smashed 2

Artist: Gandini Juggling

80 oranges, 7 watermelons, 9 performers. The Dark Art of juggling reinvented.


Artist: Los Informalls

“Aperitivo” is a short presentation of the universe of Luis García and Pere Joseph, Los Informalls. They are to guys led by…


Artist: Nikki & JD

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Artist: Jamaal O'Driscoll

ONE% is a 14 minute dance performance featuring the dynamic rawness of Breakin’. Two b-boys with colliding mental states respond to the…

Standing High

Artist: Out Of Order

Standing High brings a message of hope and celebration, showing that people can overcome hardship by coming together. It addresses prominent topics…

Rola Bola

Artist: The Revel Pucks

Rola Bola is a large scale, outdoor, circus meets kinetic sculpture show exploring human relationships. On a supersized version of a classic…

The Hatchling

Artist: Trigger

The Hatchling is a ground-breaking outdoor performance. With a wingspan of over 20 metres, the Hatchling is the world’s largest human-operated puppet to fly.

Ancient Futures

Artist: Unlimited Theatre

‘Ancient Futures’ is a headline festival event, an installation/pop up experience with an extravagant high energy performance that fuses dance, circus and…


Artist: Vanhulle Dance Theatre

DOVETAIL At a time when the world and people are trying to reset, the past gives way to change and a future…