Classes

Being active, belonging to a community and having a purpose in life all contribute to good physical and mental health … sounds like a circus!

TERM 4 PROGRAM

Monday 12 October – Sunday 13 December

We have now finalised the term 4 program and are so excited to share it with you!

Please note:

  • This is a 9 week program
  •  Sibling and multiple class discounts are available, the codes are available on request. Please email Ally at discover@circuswa.com

IMPORTANT INFORMATION BEFORE BOOKING IN

  • Membership: You must be a MEMBER to book into this program. Become a member for $10 per family per year. 
  • Trial Classes: All students are entitled to one drop in class per course before deciding to enrol in the term provided that they have not participated in that course in the last 6 months.
  • Students are not permitted to book multiple drop in classes with the exception of aerial conditioning and Tiny Tumblers.
  • No discount codes are to be used for drop in classes. All discounts are for term programs and masterclasses only.
  • A membership is not required to attend a trial class
  • Make-up Classes: Our students may attend make-up classes during any one term. Please contact us to arrange.

MEMBERSHIP SIGN UP here: click ‘membership’ then follow the prompts.

MONDAY

Tiny Tumblers 2-4yrs 
with Sarah Healy
9:30 – 10:30AM
$18/class, $162/term 
Parent/guardian participation required
 

Tiny Tumblers is a fantastic class for those inexhaustible toddlers aged 2-4 years old. A parent-child bonding class where you and your child will join in for group games, explore a circus circuit together and learn progressively difficult shapes, skills and circus apparatus, including trampoline, tight-wire, aerials, and more.

Our coach Sarah, will encourage your child to learn, explore, discover and socialise through play. The possibilities for this class are endless.

book now
 
Super Circus 4-7yrs
with Elke Uhd and Aidan Bayliss
4:00 – 5:00PM    
$180/term
 
In Super Circus your child will be encouraged to let their imagination soar, develop their social skills and physical literacy and burn some of that ceaseless energy. They’ll learn circus fundamentals such as tumbling, manipulation skills such as spinning plates, flower sticks, and juggling along with some basic aerials under the careful eye of our exuberant trainers Elke (Monday class) and Brenna (Wednesday class).
 
This class is perfect for young children whether they love to clown around or want to be the next
circus superstar.
 
book now
 
 
 
Acrobatics Level 1 & 2  (8yrs+)
with Nathan Kell
5:00 – 6:30PM    
$261/term
 

New to acrobatics and no gymnastics training?

Want to enhance your physical strength while learning new spectacular skills, then this is the class for you. Learn the fundamentals of tumbling, body movement, trampoline and more.

book now
 
 
 
Aerials Level 1 (8yrs+)
with Elke Uhd
5:00 – 6:30PM    
$261/term
 

Ever wondered what it’s like to dance through the air?

Explore aerial silk, rope, trapeze and lyra (aerial hoop) in this beginners class and feel your strength, flexibility and confidence growing as you progress through the term, make new friends and discover the amazing things that your body can do. No prior experience is required to join this class.

book now
 
 
 
Acrobatics Level 2 & 3 (Open Age)
with Nathan Kell
6:30 – 8:00PM    
$261/term
 

Are you ready to take the next step in your acrobatics journey or do you have a gymnastics background? Then this class is for you.

Continue to develop your skills in a variety of disciplines including acro-balance, tumbling and trampoline and discover all of the amazing things that you can do under the guidance of experienced acrobat Nathan Kell.

book now
 
 
 
Trapeze Level 2 (Open Age)
with Elke Uhd
6:30 – 8:00PM    
$261/term
 

In this class, our expert trainer Elke will guide you in your exploration of increasingly dynamic techniques and advanced trapeze skills.

You’ll be amazed by what you can achieve with a skilled teacher and a positive attitude.

book now
 

 


TUESDAY

Intermediate Aerial Rope & Silks (Open Age)
with Nel Simpson
9:30 – 11:00AM
$261/term
 
Due to popular demand, Nel’s aerial rope and silks class is back! This class focuses on fine tuning physical form and strength in known skills as well as learning new skills in a sharing, open environment. This class is suitable for all intermediate to advanced rope and silks students.
 
book now
 
 
Big Top Circus Skills (8yrs + )
with Jess Smart and Ben Kotovski-Steele
4:00 – 5:30PM
$261/term
 
Big Top Circus Skills is the perfect circus starter for ages 8+, or for any child who wants to expand their skill set and learn a broad range of circus skills.
 
In this class students will learn a mix of tumbling, group acrobatics, aerials, stilts, rolla bolla, tightwire and manipulation skills such as juggling, diablo and more.
 
book now
 
 
Aerial Conditioning (Open Age)
with Simon Wood
5:45 – 7:15PM 
$20/class, $180/term  
 

This class is a prerequisite for adult beginner aerials (13+) and the perfect opportunity to build the strength and skills required for further circus training.

In this class you will participate in a mix of floor based and aerial conditioning exercises which will build your strength and stamina. You will also learn some basic aerials skills. This is class is great for those looking to go into an aerials program as well as anyone looking for a full body conditioning class.

book now
 
 
 
Partner Acrobatics (10yrs+)
with Ben Kotovski-Steele and Jess Smart
5:45 – 7:15PM 
$261/term
 

In partner acrobatics you will learn to safely and successfully perform a variety of progressively difficult partner acrobatics skills and moves in a safe and sustainable way. This class is a unique way to build your strength, skills and stamina by discovering a new way to connect with others.

Both partners must enrol in this course individually.

book now
 
 
 
Circus for Adults (15yrs +)
with Ben Kotovski-Steele and Jess Smart
7:00 – 8:30PM
$261/term
 

In this open level adults program, our trainers Jess and Ben will lead you in an energetic group warmup, get you juggling more than just your schedule and then invite you to choose a specialist skill to learn, either acrobatics or aerials. You will have the opportunity to try both of these skills and move between them over the term or to pick one and stick to it.

In this class you will develop a breadth of circus skills, meet other budding circus enthusiasts and learn to let go in a safe and open circus environment.

book now
 
 
 

WEDNESDAY

Tiny Tumblers (2-4yrs)
with Sarah Healy
9:30 – 10:30 AM
$162/term     
 

Tiny Tumblers is a fantastic class for those inexhaustible toddlers aged 2-4 years old. A parent-child bonding class where you and your child will join in for group games, explore a circus circuit together and learn progressively difficult shapes, skills and circus apparatus, including trampoline, tight-wire, aerials, and more.

Our coach Sarah, will encourage your child to learn, explore, discover and socialise through play. The possibilities for this class are endless.

book now
 
 
 
Super Circus (4-7yrs)
with Brenna Day
4:00 – 5:00PM
$180/term 
 
In Super Circus your child will be encouraged to let their imagination soar, develop their social skills and physical literacy and burn some of that ceaseless energy. They’ll learn circus fundamentals such as tumbling, manipulation skills such as spinning plates, flower sticks, and juggling along with some basic aerials under the careful eye of our exuberant trainers Elke (Monday class) and Brenna (Wednesday class).
This class is perfect for young children whether they love to clown around or want to be the next
circus superstar.
 
book now
 
 
Aerials Level 1 (8yrs+)
with Sarah Healy
4:00 – 5:30PM    
$261/term
 

Ever wondered what it’s like to dance through the air?

Explore aerial silk, rope, trapeze and lyra (aerial hoop) in this beginners class and feel your strength, flexibility and confidence growing as you progress through the term, make new friends and discover the amazing things that your body can do. No prior experience is required to join this class.

book now
 
 
 
 
Tightwire Open Level (Open Age)
with Eve Everard
4:45 – 6:15PM 
$261/term 
 
Come and learn from the woman who walked the wire across the Liffey River in Dublin, Ireland. Eve will teach you how to balance, walk and whirl with style.
 
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Juggling Next Level Intermediate/Advanced (Open Age)
with Luke Forrester
5:00 – 6:00PM 
$180/term 
 
Come and join Luke to explore the limitless ways three balls can be kept in motion. Once you have mastered three balls, then move onto the challenge of clubs. On the other side you will be on your way to being a well-rounded circus performer. Anything can be juggled if you know how. Come and let internationally acclaimed Kiwi born juggler Luke guide you. It’s a privilege to have him in town.
 
book now
 
 
 
Lyra Level 2 (Open Age)
with Brenna Day
5:30 – 7:00PM    
$261/term
 

In this class, our expert trainer Brenna will guide you in your exploration of increasingly dynamic techniques and Lyra skills.

You’ll be amazed by what you can achieve with a skilled teacher and a positive attitude.

book now
 
 

 

Adult Beginner Aerials (13yrs+)
with Rachel Handelman
6:45 – 8:15PM    
$261/term 

Prerequisite: Aerial conditioning

Calling all adults, be brave, get fit and try something new.

This beginner aerials class is the perfect opportunity to build your strength, learn a new skill and build some ‘you time’ into your week.

In this class, you will learn the basics of aerials including techniques to build your strength, flexibility and coordination in the air.

Join us in the Freo Big Top, let go of stress, find your tribe and discover what you’re capable of.

book now
 
 
 
 

THURSDAY

Big Top Circus Skills (11yrs+)
with Elke Uhd and Aidan Bayliss
4:00 – 6:00PM
$297/term
 
Big Top Circus Skills is the perfect circus starter for teens and tweens who want to expand their skill set and learn a broad range of circus skills.
 
In this class students will learn a mix of tumbling, group acrobatics, aerials, tightwire, unicycle, rolla bolla, stilts and manipulation skills such as juggling, diablo and more.
 
book now
 
Chinese Pole Open Level (10-16yrs)
with Nathan Kell
5:00-6:00PM
$180/term
 

Do you find it hard to walk past a street pole without climbing it, or wishing you could?

Then Chinese Pole might be for you. Sometimes described as vertical acrobatics, the pole is a high intensity skill. In this program, Nathan Kell will support beginners to get moving along the pole and intermediate learners to strengthen their skills and grow their repertoire.

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Aerial Rope and Silk Level 3 & 4 (open age)
with Simon Wood
5:30 – 7:00PM
$261/term
 

Can you confidently complete level 2/3 skills such as front and back balances and helicopters? Then you’re ready to progress to this level 3/4 class.

Here, our tenacious trainer, Simon will teach you advanced dynamic technique as well as starting exercises to prepare you for rolling up.

Students in this class will learn to use beats transitionally and link moves, as well as learn more difficult moves such as hip lock roll ups, handstands, moses twists, meathooks and meathook climbs and helicopter pirouettes. 

This class is perfect for advanced students who are ready for a challenge. 

book now
 
 
 
Chinese Pole – Open Level (16yrs+)
with Nathan Kell
 6:00 – 7:00PM    
$180/term

In this program, Nathan Kell will work with you to grow your skills and repertoire on the Chinese pole.

book now
 
 
 
Intermediate Handstands (Open Age)
with Nathan Kell
7:15 – 8:15PM    
$180/term
 
In this handstand class, Nathan Kell will guide you over the threshold of frustration and teach you to make your legs dance gracefully while your arms and shoulders stabilise you. This is not for absolute beginners. Some understanding of handstand must be achieved with the ability to free stand for a short time.
 
 
book now
 
 
 
Trapeze Level 3 & 4 (Open Age)
with Elke Uhd
6:45- 8:15PM    
$261/term
 
In this advanced level trapeze class, our expert trainer Elke will guide you through increasingly difficult technical moves and prepare you to learn advanced strength-based trapeze skills.
 
book now
 
 
 
 

FRIDAY

 
Aerial Rope and Silk for Emerging and Professional Artists (15yrs+)
With Simon Wood
10:00-11:30AM
$261/term
 
A specialist program to expand your repertoire and choreography.
 
book now
 
 
 
Aerial Rope and Silk Level 2 & 3 (Open Age)
with Simon Wood
4:00-5:30PM   
$261/term
 
Can you straddle in the air and comfortably complete level 1 skills such as foot locks, hip locks and french and Russian climbs? Then you’re ready to join this level 2/3 class.
 
Here you will learn intermediate rope and silk skills as well as laying the foundations for dynamic and beat technique.
 
book now
 
 
 
Unicycle and Rolla Bolla (Open Age)
with Aidan Bayliss
4:00 – 5:30PM    
$261/term
 
Have you always wanted to ride a unicycle and do more than just balance on a rolla bolla?
 
Well now is the time to take to the backyard with a focused mind to tame these skills. The unicycle may even become your preferred form of commuter transport.
 
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Open Youth Troupe Training
For Youth Troupe Members Only
5:00 – 7:00PM    
$5/session or $45/term
 
book now
 
 
 
Introduction to Teeterboard – 5wk program (12yrs+)
With Nathan Kell
5:30-7:00PM 
$145/5wk term
 
Teeterboard is a high energy circus apparatus using another’s body to launch yours into the air giving you time to twist and turn before landing back on your feet. This program will develop safe Teeterboard techniques and have you exploring the air beneath you.
 
book now
 
 

SATURDAY

Aerials Level 1 (8yrs+)
With Brenna Day
9:00 – 10:30AM    
$261/term
 

Ever wondered what it’s like to dance through the air?

Explore aerial silk, rope, trapeze and lyra (aerial hoop) in this beginners class and feel your strength, flexibility and confidence growing as you progress through the term, make new friends and discover the amazing things that your body can do. No prior experience is required to join this class.

book now
 
 
 
 
 

YOUTH TROUPE TRAINING

Participation by Invite. If interested please contact Artistic Director Jo Smith jo@circuswa.com

Performance Development Troupe

Sun 12:15 PM – 2:15 PM 
$300/term

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Colliders Youth Troupe

Sun 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM 
$300/term

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Sliders Youth Troupe

Sun 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM
$300/term

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Ph: 0435 374 492