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Open Circus Arts (16+ years)

Taking into account your own physical fitness and abilities, this course will challenge you to master techniques used by circus performers on the ground and in the air.

Open Circus Arts 16+ class TAPAC
  • Wednesdays, to
    7:00pm - 8:30pm
Jesse Miller
TAPAC class

This is an open level class, suitable for both new beginners and advanced students who long to experience the thrill of learning new circus skills!.

Through physical warm-ups, tumbling and acrobatics, you will develop your motor skills, strength, flexibility and endurance. You will learn new skills on a suspended circus rig that includes static trapeze (single and double trapezes that do not swing), lyra (hanging hoop), aerial rope and aerial silks (hanging stretch fabric), as well as floor skills such as partner acrobatics, contortion and handstands. 

Please wear comfortable clothing (leggings and active wear) and tie long hair back. Make sure you bring a water bottle as well!

Teaching artist

Jesse Miller

Jesse Miller

Jesse launched his circus career at TAPAC and has trained and taught across the world, including Australia, the USA and at the Beijing International Arts School.  A former member of Kelly Brother’s travelling circus, Jesse specialises in all forms of trapeze (single, double, triple and flying) with a broader skill range across most aerial arts and ground-based partner acrobatics.