Holiday Programs

Experience a Summer of Circus!
Wednesday January 6 – Friday January 29

It’s the moment you’ve all been waiting for… our massive Summer Holiday program is now online! We’ve got classes for all ages – whether you’re 2 or 82. We’re serving up firm favourites as well as a few exciting new additions.

Flying Tumblers  (ages 2 to 4)

A child is balanced on her mother's knees in a Superman pose, other families can be seen doing the same in the background

Photo by Tashi Hall

Flying Tumblers is the perfect class for little tackers who love to climb, balance, and grab. Their curious natures will be channelled into exciting parent/carer and child activities and group games, where they will learn, explore, discover and socialise through play. Little ones will make new friends and build life skills through this introduction to the world of circus!

When: January 6, 7, 14, 15, 28 and 29
all sessions from 8:45am – 9:45am
Cost: $18 / session

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Flip and Fly Circus (ages 5 to 7)

A boy approx 5yrs old jumps on a trampoline with this arms outstretched. Other children are lined up behind the tramp and his trainer looks on smiling

Image by Tashi Hall

Encourage your kids to flip and fly with CircusWA. They will love the non-stop fun as they clown around, play with other circus enthusiasts, and get active. Our professional circus artists will safely guide your kids as they learn a variety of circus skills: spinning plates, flower sticks, hula hoops, aerial trapeze, trampoline, tightwire and acrobatics. Watch and experience the benefits of circus skills as they grow your child’s hand-eye coordination, flexibility and strength.

When: January 6, 7, 14, 15, 28 and 29
all sessions from 10am – 11am
Cost: $20 / session

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3 Days in the Big Top (ages 8 to 12)

A girl aged approx 12 is holding a bendback on a table with a circus trainer supporting her shoulders while another girl the same age slides through the gap between the table and the first girls back.

Image by Tashi Hall

If you’ve ever wanted to know what it’s like to be a circus performer then this workshop is for you! Learn or improve your skills in unicycle, juggling, acrobatics, static trapeze, rope and more. Perform in a circus show on the last day.

When: January 11–13 or January 25–27
Session 1: 8:45am–10:45am
Session 2: 11am–1pm
Cost: $129 for 3 day program*

* The 3 day program includes all 6 sessions, 2 per day.

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Intro to Aerials (ages 10+)

Several children aged approx 10yrs hang on trapezes, one in the middle is jumping to reach his trapeze bar, a trainer helps another boy onto the trapeze

Image by Tashi Hall

Ever wondered what it’s like to perform feats of daring-do above adoring crowds? Our 3 session progressive aerial intensive will introduce participants to static trapeze and aerial silk. In this class you will cover techniques for building strength, flexibility and coordination and then be guided through a number of movements to ascend, descend and control your apparatus

When: January 6, 7, 8
5:30pm–7pm
Cost: $99 / full course

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Intro to Chinese Pole (ages 10+)

A boy climbs a red chinese pole

Image by Tashi Hall

If you have always wanted to learn the ropes of Chinese pole then this three session program is for you. You will discover your climbing technique and explore tricks and jumping.

When: January 6, 7 & 8
5:15pm–6:45pm
Cost: $99 / full course

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Four in One Circus for Adults  (ages 16+)

one adult kneels, one stands with his hands on the others shoulders and 3 additional adults stand on each others backs to form a pyramid. A trainer stands to the right, steadying one person higher on the pyramid with one hand and giving a thumbs up with the other.

6 hours of circus exploration over three days at the Freo Big Top. Try out unicycling, master stilt walking, experience the calm excitement of manipulating a diablo and juggling, and reignite your childhood desire to cartwheel and flip – you’re never too old to try something new.

When: January 11–13
6pm–8pm
Cost: $100 / full course

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