We have some awesome new classes at CircusWest! Read more below and register before these sure to be popular classes are full.
Indoor Parkour Workshop
Vancouver’s leading Parkour teacher and owner of “Origins Parkour Gym” Rene Scavington will teach participants skills to navigate and manipulate their environment. Learn special vaults, dismounts, climbs, rolls, and how to run, jump, and simply move BETTER!
Spring Break Camps
CircusWest is excited to offer a variety of Spring Break camps for kids and youth from 5 to 14 years old. Face it – your child WANTS to go to Circus Camp.
Monday March 18 to Friday March 22
Spring Break Camp 2013
9am to 4:30pm. Perfect for kids and youth between 7 and 14. They will ride unicycles, practice juggling skills, improve their acrobatics and have tons of fun. On Friday afternoon family and friends can watch campers demonstrate the cool new skills they learned at CircusWest! Sign up here!
Monday March 25 to Thursday March 28
Spring Circus Camp Morning (7-13 years)
9am to noon. Campers will practice aerials, acrobatics and learn how to ride a unicycle. Sign up here!
Spring Circus Camp Afternoon (5-7 years)
12:30pm to 3pm. Campers will work on aerials, acrobatics and bounce on the trampoline. Sign up here!
Circus is about engagement and celebration. The circus arts are known, demonstrated and appreciated throughout the world. From the Asafo Circus in Ghana, West Africa to the Tom Duffy Circus in Ireland circus ignites imagination and builds community, e through performances and hands on experience in the arts of circus and theatre.
Specifically, circus-style teamwork can result in, but is not limited to:
- improved self esteem and confidence
- life skill development
- positive approach to physical activity and challenges
- fitness: increased muscle and core strength, flexibility, coordination, balance and general physical literacy
- great team players with better communication skills and no fear
- excellent group dynamic
- advanced creative expression
- a positive experience of the arts
- good community relations