Discover the incredible world of circus! Our flagship circus class programme is great, whether you just want to try something new or aspire to be a professional performer. Try your hand at juggling, take to the air on the trapeze and even get the chance to perform at SeaChange Arts events throughout the year
Circus encourages young people to be active, social and committed while keeping a strong sense of fun and enjoyment.
No classes in week commencing 17 Feb.
Seniors: 12 – 18yrs
Level 1 is designed for new students and beginners to approach the basics of all circus disciplines. They will develop the fundamental techniques as well as motor skills for further learning.
[ £5 sibling discount. Select this if booking additional children on to either junior or senior classes, level 1 or 2 or Circus Play]
What disciplines are taught in this class?
What techniques are taught?
- Balls, clubs, spinning plates, diabolo, flower stick, hula hoop
- Handstand, Unicycle, Rolla Bola, Tight Wire
- Silks, Trapeze, Aerial Hoop, Cocoon
- Chinese Pole
What skills are developed/improved?
- Motor skills
- Attention and Memory
- Visual and spatial processing
How is a class structured?
Sessions begin with a warm-up game to get the bodies loose and ready for action; followed by a full body mobility warm up.
Each class would focus on 2 different disciplines where students will learn new skills and tricks to keep their progression.
Class finishes with a flexibility work to stretch the muscles recently used followed by a gente cool down.
What level is this class?
12 – 18 years old.
No previous experience is necessary.
What should I wear, bring to the class?
Comfy, loose clothing. Leggings/jogging bottom and t-shirt are ideal. No footwear is required as barefoot is advised. Long hair tied back. Bottle of water.
Links to other levels/age groups:
Book online using the form below, if you are having trouble booking online then please call us on 01493 745458.