Mish Weaver


Mish Weaver is a Circus Director, Choreographer and Designer, who runs Stumble (danceCircus) making live performance and film. Productions with Stumble include An Evening of Instability, Bipolar Ringmaster, Box of Frogs and recently a collaboration with iMove called The Second Breath – an on-going circus conversation about how Climate Change is affecting everyone psychologically.

Having originally trained in Fine Art Sculpture, Mish moved into Circus via Aerial and started a love affair with teaching around 1993. As a performer Mish specialised in Cloudswing and Doubles Trapeze, trained at Circus Space as well as travelling to wherever she could find great teachers. Mish currently teaches part time at Circomedia in Bristol as well as continuing to make work and direct circus. She was once Head of Aerial at Circus Space, and has taught far and wide, most recently Nepal and Cambodia.

Her roles with NoFit State include:

Tabu, 2008 as Circus Facilitator
Parklife, 2010 as Circus Director alongside Orit Azaz
Barricade, 2011 Circus Director alongside Orit Azaz
Community engagement projects, 2011 alongside Orit Azaz