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 3 PROGRAM

Monday 20 July – Sunday 27 September

We have now finalised the term 3 program and are so excited to share it with you!

Please note:

  • This is a 10 week program
  • Active flexibility will be continuing online but all other classes will be in person. 
  •  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. In term 3, 2020, Circus for Adults is also an exception to this rule.
  • 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 
9:30 – 10:30AM
$180/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
4:00 – 5:00PM    
$200/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 
5:00 – 6:30PM    
$290/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.

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Aerials Level 1 8yrs+ 
5:00 – 6:30PM    
$290/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
 
 
 
Bring Out the Clown (15yrs +) This Class Starting Wk 2
5:30 – 7:00PM    
$261/term
 
Come experience the glory, the catastrophe, and the nonsense of the clown. In this program Sarah Healy and special guest clowns will explore the zany and ridiculous through games, exercises and laughter. Learn to use physicality and timing to enhance performances and bring in tricks to delight and amaze. Be ready to get silly, get creative and move your body.
 
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Acrobatics Level 2 & 3 
6:30 – 8:00PM    
$290/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 Nath Kell.

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Trapeze Level 2 
6:30 – 8:00PM    
$290/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 the aid of a skilled teacher and a positive attitude.

book now
 

 


TUESDAY

Intermediate Aerial Rope & Silks
9:15 – 10:45AM
$290/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.
 
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Big Top Circus Skills 8yrs + 
4:00 – 5:30PM
$290/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.
 
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Aerial Conditioning Open Age
5:45 – 7:15PM 
$200/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.

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Partner Acrobatics
5:45 – 7:15PM 
$290/term
Both members of each pair must enrol
 

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.

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Circus for Adults
7:15 – 8:45PM
$290/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
9:30 – 10:30 AM
$180/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
4:00 – 5:00PM
$200/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
 
Round the Twist Contortion 8yrs +
5:00 – 6:30PM 
$290/term 
 
Have you almost mastered a forward and side split? Do you like putting your foot on your head? Then contortion is your thing. Sarah Healy will take you into the fun world of shape shifting limbs around your torso while staying safe and strong.
 
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Lyra Level 2
5:30 – 7:00PM    
$290/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 the aid of a skilled teacher and a positive attitude.

book now
 
 

 

Adult Beginner Aerials 13yrs+
7:00 – 8:30PM    
$290/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.

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THURSDAY

Big Top Circus Skills 11yrs+
4:00 – 6:00PM
$330/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, stilits and manipulation skills such as juggling, diablo and more.
 
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Trapeze Level 3 & 4
6:00 – 7:30PM    
$290/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.
 
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Contemporary Acro Dance
6:00 – 7:30PM    
$290/term
 
Through this specialist dance program, Simon Wood will explore the links between contemporary dance movement and the softer acrobatic tumbling.
 
The class will have a set warm up focusing on alignment and strength, followed by handstand technique and different acrobatic and contemporary dance movements and pathways.
 
This class uses techniques and ideas from acrobatics, contemporary dance, ballet, pilates and yoga and all the techniques are suitable for use on hard floors while being gentle on the body.
 
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Chinese Pole
5:30-6:30PM or 6:30 – 7:30PM    
$200/term
 

Do you find it hard to walk past a street pole and not climb it? or wish you could climb it?

Then Chinese Pole might be for you. Sometimes described as vertical acrobatics, the pole is a high intensity skill requiring strength and some immunity to pain. In this program, Nathan (Nath) Kell will work with a cross section of levels supporting beginners to get moving along the pole, up to intermediate levels to strengthen their skills and grow repertoire.

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Handstands Beginner/Intermediate (Not suitable for complete beginners)
7:30 – 8:30PM    
$200/term
 
In this beginner/intermediate level handstands class, Nath Kell will guide you over the threshold of frustration and teach you to make your legs dance gracefully.
 
This class is not suitable for complete beginners.
 
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Aerial Rope and Silk Level 3 & 4
7:15 – 8:45PM
$290/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 to do the more difficult moves such as hip lock roll up, handstand, moses twist, meathook and meathook climb and helicopter pirouette. 

This class is perfect for advanced students who are ready for a challenge. You will be amazed by what you can achieve in this class.

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FRIDAY

Act-Belong-Commit Active Flexibility (12yrs +)  (ONLINE CLASS)
10:30 – 11:15 AM 
$100/term  
 

In this 45 minute focused class you will develop great strength at your end range flexibility in
shoulders, back and hips. This is the perfect class for strengthening those finer muscles which will

help you avoid long term damage. Due to popular demand, these classes are accessible virtually via
zoom

STUDENTS MUST WARM UP BEFORE THIS CLASS

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Aerial Rope and Silk for Emerging and Professional Artists
2:00-3:30PM
$290/term
 
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Aerial Rope and Silk Level 2 & 3
3:45-5:15PM or 5:00-6:30PM   
$290/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 in dynamic and beat technique.
 
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Unicycle and Rolla Bolla (open age) – with Aidan
4:00 – 5:30PM    
$290/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. By the time school and work is back in, the unicycle may be your preferred form of commuter transport.
 
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SATURDAY

Aerials Level 1 8yrs+ 
9:00 – 10:30AM    
$290/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

When: Sun 12:15 PM – 2:15 PM  |  $300/term
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Colliders Youth Troupe

When: Sun 3:30 PM – 5:30 PM  |  $300/termbook now

Sliders Youth Troupe

When: Sun 2:00 PM – 4:00 PM  |  $300/termbook now

 
 

Ph: 0435 374 492