Circus Classes




6:00pm - 8:00pm

Engage Seniors  (12 years +).  Please note new extended time

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. This term the group is working towards their performance for the Wye Valley River Festival and working with specialist tutors: Andy Clay and Nix Barnaville as well as Sally Gibson and Ben Kirkwood.

Starts: 15th January 2018. For ten weeks.

Cost: £45 for 10 weeks or £4.50 per session by arrangement.





10:00am – 11:30am
Aerial Fun and Fitness
Improve your fitness and learn a new skill. Structured class containing body conditioning, strengthening, stretching and tricks a plenty on trapeze, hammock and silks. Dress to sweat! An inclusive class for all ages and physical ability.
Starts: 17th January 2018
Cost: £5 per week or £24 for 6 weeks


6:00pm - 8:00pm

Engage Advanced.  For 14+ years.

Drop-in practise session.

This is a weekly practise session for more advanced students with multiple skills. This group is led by the students who work towards displays and performance pieces, or use the space as practise time and manage their own budget. If anyone is interested please contact Sally Gibson.

Starts: 17th January 2018.  For ten weeks.

Cost: £45 for ten weeks or £4.50 per session by arrangement.




4:00pm - 5:00pm

Little Big Tops, with Ben Kirkwood and Emily Goy

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.

Starts: 18th January 2018.  For ten weeks.

Cost: £35 for 10 weeks or £3.50 per session by arrangement.


5:15pm - 6:15pm

Engage Juniors, with Ben Kirkwood and Emily Goy

Circus and Performance for 8 – 11 year olds.

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.

Starts: 18th January 2018. For ten weeks.

Cost: £35 for 10 weeks or £3.50 per session by arrangement.

For details of Engage please contact Sally Gibson on: 01594 825 111 (ext 1).


6:30pm - 8:00pm

Family Trapeze, with Ian Chodera

Trapeze and Aerial Arts is a fun way to learn some great new skills and improve your balance, stamina and general fitness. These classes are for a mixture of abilities, where individuals work at their own pace. Children are welcome with a participating adult.

Starts: 18th January 2018. For ten weeks with a half term break.

Cost: £4 per person / £8 per family.