Engage Circus

Thought Engage was just a Youth Circus? Just take a look at our new programme of classes for Summer 2019. There are now classes for adults and for parents and carers with younger children as well as a new accessible youth class and all the other children and young people’s classes.

For further information please contact Sally Gibson on:

01594 825 111  circus@artspacecinderford.org

The following workshops take place at Artspace, The New Mercury, 3 Woodside Street, Cinderford, GL14 2NL

ENGAGE CIRCUS – TIMETABLE


MONDAY

NEW!! Engage Inc. with Nix Barnaville and Bee Kirkwood

(11-16 years)

5:00pm – 6:00pm

Fortnightly circus, dance and performance sessions for young people with
access needs.

Dress Code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 23rd September 2019. Then dates as follows: 7th Oct, 21st Oct, 11th Nov, 25th Nov.

Costs: £3.50 per session. Full payment is required at the beginning of term to secure
your place. Please come and talk to us if the cost is a barrier.

Contact: circus@artspacecinderford.org


Engage Seniors, with Bee Kirkwood

(12 years +)

6:00pm – 8:00pm 

 

Members of Engage develop their circus skills and techniques to work towards displays and performances. The sessions cover all skill areas whilst building strength, stamina and teamwork. So if you want to run away to the circus and learn juggling, trapeze, acrobalance and much more, do get in touch.

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 16th September 2019.  For 10 weeks with a half term break.

                                    Cost:  £45. Full payment is required at the beginning of term to secure your place. Please come and talk to us if the cost is a barrier.


TUESDAY

Circus Tots

9:45am – 10:30am

A class for 2-4 year olds and their carers to explore circus arts – each week we will focus on a different skill such as juggling, skipping and hoola hoop and have a play in aerial hammocks.

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

We are hoping to run a circus tots class at Cinderford Artspace if we can get enough interest. If you are interested in this class please contact Sally on: 01594 825111 Ext 7


WEDNESDAY

Aerial Fit, with Nix Barnaville

10:00am – 11:15am

 

 

A flying fitness class suitable for all ages and abilities – great for pregnancy, post-natal fitness, those who are returning to fitness classes after injury and older adults. Classes tailored to individual needs. Mums with babies under 1 welcome!

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 18th September 2019. For 10 weeks with a half term break.

Cost:  £6 per class or £20 for a block of 4.


NEW: Engage Ink with Nix Barnaville and Bee Kirkwood

(16 years +)

6:30pm – 8:00pm

A class for young people where additional support will be provided if needed so that those with access needs can learn circus and performance skills with their peers. From time to time this group, like the other Engage youth circus groups, will work towards displays and performance. Get in touch if you want to come along or would like more information as this group has limited spaces.

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 18th September 2019.  Then dates as follows: 2nd Oct, 16th Oct, 6th Nov, 20th Nov. Costs: £4 per session.

Full payment is required at the beginning of term to secure your place. Please come and talk to us if the cost is a barrier.

Contact Sally on 011594 825111


THURSDAY

Little Big Tops, with Bee Kirkwood and Emily Kirkwood

4:00pm – 5:00pm

An introduction to Circus Skills for 5 – 8 year olds. Learn basic circus and performance skills including plate spinning, diabolo, juggling, balancing skills and trapeze.

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 19th September 2019.  For 10 weeks with a half term break.

Cost: £35.00. Full payment is required at the beginning of term to secure your place. Please come and talk to


Engage Juniors, with Bee Kirkwood and Emily Kirkwood (Circus and Performance for 8 – 11 year olds)

5:30pm – 6:45pm

Run away to the Circus with Engage. Suitable for beginners and improvers. All circus skills: juggling, plate spinning, diabolo, acrobalance and trapeze. A lively group working towards further performance.

Dress code: Suitable for exercising – no zips or jewellery.

Starts: 19th September 2019.  For 10 weeks with a half term break.

Cost: £35.00. Full payment is required at the beginning of term to secure your place. Please come and talk to us if the cost is a barrier.