Circus Classes - Kids & Teens


 

Winter Series classes (8-weeks):  January 7 - March 3, 2018

Early Spring Series classes (8-weeks):  March 4 - April 28, 2018

Series Classes


 

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Kids Circus I

Ages:  7 – 11 yrs

Levels: Beginning & Intermediate

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Circus 1 is an entry-level circus class focused on cultivating the strength, body awareness, confidence, and personal style needed to unleash your child’s circus potential.

Students will explore trapeze, fabric, hand balancing, tumbling, partner acrobatics, ball juggling, and object manipulation in classes that work on building a strong foundation in technique and artistry while encouraging creative expression.

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment.

 

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 12:30-2:00 pm
    January 7-February 25, 2018: $210 
  • Mondays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    January 8 - February 26, 2018: $210 
  • Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 pm
    January 10 - February 28, 2018: $210 

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 12:30-2:00 pm
    March 4 - April 22, 2018: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)
  • Mondays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    March 5 - April 23, 2018: $210   (early bird $189 until 2/4)
  • Wednesdays 4:30-6:00 pm
    March 7 - April 25, 2018: $210  (early bird $189 until 2/4)

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147


Kids Circus II

Ages:  7 – 11 yrs

Levels: Intermediate & Advanced

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Circus II focuses on growing technique foundations and broadening creative expression. Students will expand skill vocabulary in acrobatics, aerial, and juggling, and work to increase stamina, strength, and flexibility.

 

Working together as pairs, groups, and as individuals, students will increase self-awareness, and build confidence, grace, and strength as they continue to cultivate their creative potential.

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment.

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 1:00-2:30 pm
    January 7 - February 25: $210 

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 1:00-2:30 pm
    March 4 - April 22: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4) 

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147


Teen Circus I

Ages: 12 – 15 yrs

Levels: Beginning & Intermediate

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Circus 1 is an entry-level circus class focused on cultivating the strength, body awareness, confidence, and personal style needed to unleash your child’s circus potential.

Students will explore trapeze, fabric, hand balancing, tumbling, partner acrobatics, ball juggling, and object manipulation in classes that work on building a strong foundation in technique and artistry while encouraging creative expression.

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment.

 

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 2:15-3:45 pm, 
    January 7 - February 25, 2018: $210 
  • Fridays 4:30-6 pm
    January 12 - March 2, 2018: $210 

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 2:15-3:45 pm, 
    March 4 - April 22, 2018: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)
  • Fridays 4:30-6 pm
    March 9 - April 27, 2018: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147


Teen Circus II

Ages:  13-15 yrs

Level: Intermediate

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Circus II focuses on growing technique foundations and broadening creative expression. Students will expand skill vocabulary in acrobatics, aerial, and juggling, and work to increase stamina, strength, and flexibility.

Working together as pairs, groups, and as individuals, students will increase self-awareness, and build confidence, grace, and strength as they continue to cultivate their creative potential.

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment.

 

Kids/Teen Aerial II

Ages:  8-14 yrs

Levels: Intermediate & Advanced

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

This class is an option for students who have advanced from Kid or Teen Circus I.  Aerial class focuses on static trapeze, aerial fabric, aerial sling and aerial hoop.

Classes are designed to provide a solid foundation in aerial technique and artistry while encouraging creative expression. Complementary circus skills such as tumbling and hand balancing may be explored to help support aerial skill development.

This class can also be a good fit for students with a background in movement such as gymnastics, rock climbing or martial arts.

  • Aerial class and Circus II/Circus III complement each other well.

With a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment
 

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 2:45-4:15 pm
    January 7 - February 25: $210
  • Thursdays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    January 11 - March 1:$210 

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Sundays, 2:45-4:15 pm
    March 4 - April 22: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)
  • Thursdays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    March 8 - April 26: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147


Teen Aerial II/III

Ages:  8-15 yrs

Levels: Advanced

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 
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Aerial III focuses on continuing to build vocabulary, strength, stamina, and flexibility. There will be a strong emphasis on form, technique, style, and quality of movement while students experience in greater detail how each apparatus works.

Students will use skills learned in Circus I and II to explore new ways to move in order to bring out the performer in themselves.

Wit a low student-to-teacher ratio, individual attention allows students to progress at their own pace in a supportive group environment.

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    January 8 - February 26: $210
     

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 4:00-5:30 pm
    March 5 - April 23: $210 (early bird $189 until 2/4)
     

~want to take class more than once a week, your additional class(es) can be added for only $147


Little Circus 3/4

Ages 3-4 yrs

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Our Little Circus mini-series of classes offers a fun, guided way to discover circus arts. Classes facilitate children’s exploration of movement in a safe and non-competitive environment.

Our trained staff introduce children to basic circus skills while developing motor skills, strength, balance, and flexibility. 

We also explore musicality, creativity, and joy in movement, while developing social skills such as taking turns and following directions.  

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 2:15-3:00 pm
    January 8 - February 26: $140 
  • Saturdays, 9:00-9:45 am
    January 13 - March 3: $140 

~want to take class more than once a week? additional class(es) can be added for $98

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 2:15-3:00 pm
    March 5 - April 23: $140 (early bird $126 until 2/4)
  • Saturdays, 9:00-9:45 am
    March 10 - April 28: $140 (early bird $126 until 2/4)

~want to take class more than once a week? additional class(es) can be added for $98


Little Circus 5/6

Ages 5-6 yrs

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
 

Our Little Circus mini-series of classes offers a fun, guided way to discover circus arts. Classes facilitate children’s exploration of movement in a safe and non-competitive environment.

Our trained staff introduce children to basic circus skills while developing motor skills, strength, balance, and flexibility. 

We also explore musicality, creativity, and joy in movement, while developing social skills such as taking turns and following directions.  

 

Winter pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 3:00-4:00 pm
    January 8 - February 26, 2018: $140 
  • Saturdays, 10:00-11:00 am
    January 13 - March 3, 2018: $140 

~want to take class more than once a week? additional class(es) can be added for $98

 

Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

  • Mondays, 3:00-4:00 pm
    March 5 - April 23, 2018: $140 (early bird $126 until 2/4)
  • Saturdays, 10:00-11:00 am
    March 10 - April 28, 2018: $140 (early bird $126 until 2/4)

~want to take class more than once a week? additional class(es) can be added for $98


Tiny Circus (Family Class)

Ages 2-3 yrs with an adult

Series Classes

  • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
  • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018

 

 

An extension of our little circus program, which offers a fun, guided way to discover circus arts, our tiny circus is designed for our youngest students. Every student needs to have an adult present who stays engaged with their child throughout class.

Classes facilitate children’s exploration of movement in a safe and non-competitive environment. Our trained staff introduce children to basic circus skills while developing motor skills, strength, balance, and flexibility. We also explore musicality, creativity, and joy in movement, while developing social skills such as taking turns and following directions.

    Winter pricing (8-weeks)

    • Tuesdays, 9:00-9:45 am
      January 9 - February 27, 2018: $140 
     

    Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

    • Tuesdays, 9:00-9:45 am
      March 6 - April 24: $140 (early bird $126 until 2/4)

    Youth Contortion

    Ages 9-15 yrs

    **Acceptance to the class is assessment-based.  

    Series Classes

    • Winter = January 7-March 3, 2018
    • Early Spring = March 4-April 28, 2018
     

    The contortion class is designed for students who want to learn the proper technique and strength necessary to pursue this beautiful art form.

    With a strong emphasis on injury prevention and conditioning, students will learn how to improve their active flexibility and range of motion in a safe manner. Students will build strength to stabilize and support their bodies.

    **Acceptance to the class is assessment-based.  

    Our 30-minute assessment costs $25.

    Please contact academy@thecircusproject.org to set up your assessment.

     

    Winter pricing (8-weeks)

    • Fridays, 6:00-7:30 pm
      January 12 - March 2, 2018: $180 
     

    Early Spring pricing (8-weeks)

    • Fridays, 6:00-7:30 pm
      March 9 - April 27, 2018: $180 (early bird $162 until 2/4)