Upcoming Workshops and Special Events


 


Sunday Night Juggling at the Circus Project

Starts Sundays, March 12 - weekly ongoing event

Sundays 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

  • $5 to attend.

  • Free for members and social circus students.

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We are excited to announce a regular Sunday Night Juggling time starting on Sunday, March 12th!

This is a drop-in event for all levels of jugglers/prop manipulators.

No experience necessary but also no instruction will be given.

 

"Vertical Partnering" Workshop - with Alex Allen & Jenn Bruyer

April 24, 2017
8:00 pm - 10:00 pm 

Price:

  • Member $55.00
  • Non-Member $65 
 
 
 

The vertical apparatus allows for an unusual and compelling way to interact with a partner using height, tension and vertical space. The relationships and transitions between them can be as beautiful as they are dynamic and surprising.

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This workshop will introduce the various ways to partner on the vertical apparatus. Working with some of our favorite examples of partnering; we will explore the various categories of partner work, including: role reversal, hand to hand (with and without tail), tension pole, flier & tail, mirroring and more.

Level: Intermediate + on rope or fabric, basic partnering experience on any apparatus is encouraged but not required

 

 
 

About Alex Allen:

About Jenn Bruyer:

Alex moved from Sydney Australia to San Francisco in 2009 to attend the Circus Center’s Professional Aerial program where he specialized in Corde Lisse and Swinging Trapeze. Since the completion of his training Alex has performed and taught workshops across the U.S.A., Canada, Mexico, Cambodia, Australia, New Zealand and England.

With his comprehensive background of dance, circus and theatre creation, Alex has created a unique style of movement and presence on the rope. Whether coaching or onstage, Alex utilizes directionality and momentum-based movement to create choreography that is both fluid and dynamic. He currently resides in Seattle, WA.

See some of Alex’s work here: Alex Allen Performance

Jenn has been exploring aerial arts since 2008 via silks, cord lisse, trapeze, lyra, sling and rope and harness.

She has coached and performed across the US from New York to Alaska and is currently based out of Seattle, WA where she is a staff coach at Versatile Arts [2010-present].

 As a certified personal trainer, Jenn is as passionate about optimal training as she is about creative exploration. Her constantly evolving movement style has been described as “mesmerizing" and “wildly unexpected”.

Learn more about her at heelhang.com

 

 

"Balance on Trapeze" Workshop - with Carolyn Logan

May 20, 2017
11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Price:

  • Member: $50
  • Nonmember: $60

 

In this workshop, we focus on building stability and comfort on the bar. We will be covering variations of standing balances, kneeling balances, back balances, front balances, shoulder balances, and handstands.

Come to learn technique for these skills as well as transitions into and out of some favorites.  

Prerequisites: familiarity with front and back balance

 

 

About Carolyn Logan:

Carolyn graduated from the New England Center for Circus Arts in 2015, There she specialized in static trapeze, duo trapeze and Chinese pole under the instruction of Aimee Hancock, Jamie Hodgson, Elsie Smith, and other world-class coaches. Currently Carolyn is based in Austin, Texas and teaches regularly at Sky Candy. Her classes carry a particular emphasis on foundation technique and strength training.  

See some of Carolyn's work here: LoganTrapeze.com