FOUNDATIONS JR. AGES 8-11, Thursdays 4:15-5:45pm

For Children new to circus or those ready to dig in further to explore all aspects of circus performance. Students will have the opportunity to learn the full spectrum of circus arts and will have the opportunity to perform twice during the full year.

  • Balancing skills such as tight wire, uni-cycle, and hand balancing.
  • Trampoline, Trampoline Wall
  • Aerial disciplines such as trapeze, silks, aerial hoop and sling.
  • Acrobatic skills & tumbling.
  • Clowning, character acting and juggling.
  • Performance Opportunities in December and May
  • When: September 2017-May 2018
  • Cost: $149/month (9 months)

 FOUNDATIONS, AGES 12-16, Mondays 4:30-6:30pm

This program is designed for youth who are interested in having fun, while developing the skills needed to perform and dig deeper within this amazing art form. Students will have the opportunity to learn the full spectrum of circus arts as well as learn how to put an act together and perform it. They will learn:

  • Balancing skills such as tight wire, uni-cycle, and hand balancing.
  • Trampoline, Trampoline Wall
  • Aerial disciplines such as trapeze, silks, aerial hoop and sling.
  • Acrobatic skills & tumbling.
  • Clowning, character acting and juggling.
  • When: September 2017-May 2018
  • Cost: Deposit + $179/month (9 months)

YOUTH PROFESSIONAL TRAINING PROGRAM – AGES 12-18

Mondays, 4:30-6:30pm, Wednesdays, 4:30-7:30pm 

MOTH Poetic Circus is offering the only full-time, 9 month, professional circus training program in Colorado. Based on our four-pillar philosophy, Learn, Train, Create, Perform, our youth Pro-Training students will learn what it takes to be a professional circus artist through weekly intensive classes, additional training in open studio hours, creating new acts, and the opportunity to perform.

Program includes: skill acquisition, performance and character development, act creation, injury prevention, personalized fitness programs, video & photography assistance, opportunities to perform throughout the year, and International Guest Teacher Workshops.

Disciplines for performance focus include: aerial apparatus, Trampoline, Chinese Pole, hand-to-hand, dance for circus, ground acrobatics, group acrobatics, clowning/character, tight wire, invented apparatus and hand balancing.

By audition only, for ages 12-18.

  • 34 Weeks
  • 5 Hours of Group Training per week
  • Tumbling & Dance Offered
  • Unlimited Open Studio Time
  • Discounted Private Lesson Options
  • International Guest Teacher Workshops
  • Performance Opportunities (Performance Lab – 2 Shows per year)
  • When: September 2017- June 2018
  • Cost: Deposit + $399/month (9 months)

 

To Audition and Apply: Fill out the application below. For questions email, info@contemporarycircuscenter.com or call (720) 370-5238.

MOTH PROFESSIONAL CIRCUS PERFORMANCE PROGRAM APPLICATION (YOUTH & ADULT)

OUR PROFESSIONAL PERFORMING ARTS AND CIRCUS SCHOOL APPLICATION

Thank you for your interest in MOTH’s nine-month Professional Circus and Aerial Training Program.

Once your application has been reviewed, we will notify you of acceptance. Upon committing to the program, a deposit of $750 is required to hold your spot. Full payment is due within 3 weeks of your scheduled program. If you wish to set up monthly payments for the remainder, we can do so through our billing partner. Upon acceptance you will receive an invoice and can send a check made out to MOTH, or you can call with your credit card number. (We will give a full refund, minus a $100 administrative fee, for canceling within three weeks of the program. After three weeks, only half of your payment, minus $100, will be refunded.)

We look forward to reviewing your application!

Program Application

  • EXPERIENCE

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