DISCOVER CIRCUS ARTS

At Westchester Circus Arts, your child will improve his or her confidence, coordination, strength, flexibility, discipline, and team building skills … while defying gravity and having fun!

We are now accepting rolling admission. We have limited spots available in fall session. Call to inquire.

CALL 914-275-5711 TO ENROLL

WHAT YOU'LL LEARN

Members of our Circus School ages 5-18 have access to leveled training opportunities (beginner-advanced) in the following Circus Arts disciplines: Aerial Arts, Acrobatics, Equilibristics, Juggling & Clowning.

AERIAL ARTS

THE ART OF DEFYING GRAVITY.

Aerial Artists perform acrobatics on aerial apparatuses. Apparatuses include: Silks, Trapeze, Lyra, Spanish Web, Hammock, Cloud Swing, and Corde lisse.

ACROBATICS

THE ART OF TUMBLING AND STANDING ON YOUR HANDS.

Similar to gymnastics, but non-competitive and artistically focused. Includes handstands, acro-balancing, tumbling, trampoline, human pyramids, and hand-to-hand partnering.

EQUILIBRISTICS

THE ART OF BALANCING.

Skills include: Wire-walking, Rolling Globe, Rola Bola, Stilt-walking, Unicycling, and Chair Balancing.

JUGGLING

THE ART OF MANIPULATING MORE OBJECTS THAN YOU HAVE HANDS FOR.

Includes balls, rings, scarves, clubs, spinning plates, diablo, spinning carpets, and foot juggling.

CLOWNING

THE ART OF MAKING PEOPLE LAUGH.

Clowning encompasses acting, physical comedy, stage presence, scripted routines, improve, and voice training.

PERFORMANCE

THE ART OF SHARING WITH AN AUDIENCE.

Circus is meant to be performed! All members of our circus are offered performance opportunities ranging from informal recitals to formal productions.

OPPORTUNITIES TO ADVANCE

 

NEW CIRCUS ARTISTS

All new artists are oriented with an exciting session in General Circus Arts. The curriculum is designed to build fundamental skills in all the circus arts disciplines: Aerial Arts, Acrobatics, Equilibristics, Juggling, and Clowning. 

CIRCUS ARTISTS WITH EXPERIENCE

Upon completing a session of General Circus Arts, our artists advance into more specialized training areas. Based on interests and skill level they delve into deeper study in any or all of the circus disciplines.

ADVANCED & PRO-TRACK ARTISTS

Advanced artists and artists interested in pursuing a professional career in the Circus Arts are invited to audition for our Pro-Track program. This intensive program is directed and taught by top circus artists in the field. For serious students only. 

THREE WAYS TO JOIN

CALL 914-275-5711

ONE-RING MEMBER

  • Attend Circus School 1x/week
  • Attend Skill Share Cotton Candy Socials

TWO-RING MEMBER

  • Attend Circus School 2x/week
  • Attend Skill Share Cotton Candy Socials
  • Circus T-Shirt

THREE-RING MEMBER

  • Attend Circus School unlimited times per week
  • Attend Skill Share Cotton Candy Socials
  • Circus T-Shirt
  • 5% discount on Circus Parties and Camps
  • 50% discount on Westchester Circus Arts Show tickets
CALL 914-275-5711 TO JOIN

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