Strong Women Science

  • Sun 20 Mar
  • Times
    Sun 12:00 pm
    Sun 3:00 pm
    All Ages
    More Info
    Please note that this is a seated event and is subject to a limited capacity. Admission is on a first come, first served basis.
    • Free, Unticketed

    Strong Women Science

    Ever wanted to know how you balance a chair on your chin, if you can juggle liquid, or how circus performers eat fire? StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal all!

    StrongWomen Science is a circus science show for children and families starring two women scientists turned circus performers.

    Aoife Raleigh is an engineer, Maria Corcoran an environmental scientist.

    In a fun, lively and fast-paced family circus performance, find out how jugglers, acrobats and hula hoop artists use science to create their amazing acts as

    StrongWomen Aoife and Maria reveal the scientific secrets behind their astounding tricks.

    StrongWomen Science doesn’t only illustrate scientific facts. It seeks to promote enquiry, inventiveness and accessibility in science, making it open to all, in particular young women and girls.

    In addition to demonstrating scientific principles in fun and accessible ways, it looks at the worth of failure and the power of teamwork, both shared by science and circus.

    "Jaw-dropping, informative and fun. StrongWomen Science's performance was incredible! I loved every minute!"

    "If ever there were role models I would like my own daughter to have – the two StrongWomen would be it!"

    "A most enjoyable, empowering event - so inspiring and enthusiastic. I will be thinking of the StrongWomenScience team for a long time to come."

    "Fantastic way to get children enthused about STEM."