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Youth Classes

Youth Aerials Level 1/2 $192Purchase required to enroll

Our introductory youth circus classes offer instruction in a variety of circus disciplines including but not limited to: aerials (trapeze, lyra, silks), tumbling, juggling, and more! Class begins with a prop manipulation warm up and circus games, with the majority of class time dedicated to and aerial work.

Level 1: For youth students of all ages with no previous circus background.

Level 2: For students who have successfully completed Youth Level 1 or have a dedicated movement background in gymnastic, dance, or cheer. Students must be able to hold their weight in the air with bent arms and knees to chest for 10 seconds. Students must be 7 or older to participate in Level 2, or permission of the instructor.

Youth Aerials 3/4 - instructor permission required Purchase required to enroll

Youth Aerials 3/4 is for students who have successfully completed Levels 1 and 2, and have received permission of the instructor to enroll in this class. Youth Levels 3 and 4 are more intensive instruction in aerials, and a focus on building a solid foundation of skills on both vertical and horizontal apparatus.

To advance into Levels 3/4 students must have permission of the instructor and be able to perform both a Russian and a Classic Climb confidently and repeatedly on both sides, invert from the ground, and wrap footlocks in the air with ease.

Youth Performance Program (permission required) $243Purchase required to enroll

This is a two-session class for the serious youth aerialist looking to work hard and focus on building an act. New skills will be taught and expected to be practiced until mastery.

First fall session will focus on skill building, second fall session will focus on act creation. Students must take both sessions to be eligible for the December recital.

Circus Explorers $192Purchase required to enroll