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Rohan

Rohan

We had the pleasure of meeting Rohan and his twin sister Regan in Stalybridge. As both of the six-year olds have autism they received free tickets to come to our show. Rohan is also non-verbal and has sensory seeking behaviours. Their Mum Selina explained to us how...
Skye

Skye

We had the pleasure of meeting the Skye and her family at our pre-show touch tour in Sheffield. Our touch tours are held prior to the show to help enhance the performance for children with visual impairments. This was perfect for Skye, aged 8, who is blind and also...
Noah

Noah

Noah is a 10-year-old that is a massive animal lover! Due to his condition he gets extremely tired, so he spends a lot of time watching Youtube, documentaries and cooking programmes (favourite chefs include Jamie Oliver and Rick Stein). Noah has a life limiting...
Lewis

Lewis

Lewis, aged 8, came along to a touch tour prior to our show. As he is on the autistic spectrum his Mum, Gemma, thought he would benefit from attending the project where he could meet our performers and feel their props. “Lewis is a sensory seeker, so it was great for...
Maddison

Maddison

For the past four years we have made magical memories with Maddison and her family. She was diagnosed with a life threatening condition, SMARD 1, when she was nine months old. It means that she is a full time wheelchair user and is dependent on a ventilator, but that...
Rosa

Rosa

We had the pleasure of making Rosa, aged 11, part of our team when she became the starr of The Circus Starr Sensory Story video. Rosa has a progressive brain disease called Canavans Disease that is incurable. Her Mum Amy advised us that “she is not expected to have a...
Francesca

Francesca

Four-year-old Francesca is excited to be at the start of her journey at mainstream school! She is really enjoying making new friends and loves to learn. Francesca has Down Syndrome and often struggles with loud noises and busy places, so a trip to our show was a...
Lewis

Lewis

Lewis, aged 12 has been coming to Circus Starr with his little brother for the past five years! Often feeling excluded and judged in day to day life, there is nowhere else he feels more accepted than at our show. Mum Gemma told us how difficult it can be for him...
Denver

Denver

Our Norwich show saw our troupe meet a very strong little boy called Denver. Denver loved super heroes and Power Rangers. He would light up any room he walked into with his Mum describing him as having a smile that would melt your heart. He came to Circus Starr aged...
Guy and Evan

Guy and Evan

Guy and Evan had lost someone very special to them and were introduced to Circus Starr by St Richard’s Hospice. After a 17-year battle with cancer, Guy had lost is wife and Evan had lost his beloved ‘Grammy’. In Guy’s words: “My two daughters lost a fantastic mum, my...