The Dublin Circus Project Team

Thank you to all of the generous and passionate people who have volunteered their time over the last 10 years on our committee, board, management team and supporting our circus centre and events:
Angelica Santander, Neil Tuohy, Erika Brocca, James Mc Dermott, Tony Mahon, Ben Carpenter, Ria Corcoran, Niv Dufournet, Aubrey Marshall, Richard Kane Caroline Toledo, Laura Rossi, Henrik Gard, Jonah McGreevy, Elaine McCague, Brendan Fahy and Merlin Stone among others.


Nathalie Clement – General Administrator

Nathalie is a Franco-Irish Actress, Director and Producer, as well as the Artistic Director for Purple Hare Theatre Company. She holds an Master of Science in International Marketing and a Master of Business Administration. She graduated from the prestigious Programme for Screen Acting at Bow Street in 2015, after studying under the direction of Gerry Grennell, Shimmy Marcus, Cathy Brady, Lance Daly, and Casting Director Maureen Hughes.

Nathalie worked in Marketing in France before moving to Ireland, where she worked as Project and Programme Manager for Google until 2015. She then became a professional actress and founded her own theatre company, Purple Hare. Nathalie is also a Voice-Over artist.

She joined the Dublin Circus Project as General Administrator in May 2018, a major milestone for the company, becoming it’s first ever contracted business administrator. She looks after their Marketing, Communications and Administration and supports the Management Committee on multiple projects and initiatives.



Aoife Raleigh  –  Youth & Social Outreach Director

Aoife left a previous life as an Engineer in 2013, seeking a path that offered more fulfillment and freedom. She began practicing circus 8 years ago, and began full time circus work in 2015. She found a passion in the use of circus as a social development tool. She has been growing her knowledge and experience in the field attending courses and seminars both nationally and internationally; with Galway Community Circus, with Pii Poo of Finland, working with Rhythm Room as a facilitator for adults with special needs and working with disadvantaged children in both Ireland and France. She has been working to develop youth circus in Dublin since she joined Dublin Circus Project. Aoife specializes in acrobatics, hula hoop and strong woman performance and loves the circus life. 

Aoife is a member of the DCP Management Committee, the coordinator of DCP Youth Programmes and leads our Social Outreach initiatives. 



Boards Of Directors 2020

Laura Ivers, Richard Brennan, Zsofia Ruskai and Ebru Reilly.