Juggling, balancing, aerials, and laughing with friends. It might be just what the doctor ordered for your kids! After a long winter and months of pandemic stress, this spring it’s time to bring back the fun with Green Fools Theatre Spring Programs.

From teaching circus skills like basic juggling and balancing to tightwire and aerial, Green Fools Theatre offers wonderful circus programs to help your aspiring performers and acrobats benefit from a fun and unique activity. These programs are for all kids with an interest in the circus — even those who have never imagined what they could accomplish. Suitable for kids of all abilities, kids will learn new skills in a safe and supportive environment. They will challenge themselves, burn their energy, and build confidence as they master new achievements.

The limited class sizes at Green Fools Theatre ensures that every child has the opportunity to succeed, even if they have never tried the circus arts before. Students will receive plenty of one-on-one coaching in the specific areas they are most passionate about. With a focus on fun and growth, Green Fools Theatre is ideal for any youth who has expressed an interest in physical performance.

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Wondering what kinds of classes you can expect from Green Fools Theatre?

Circus Skills

With a focus on fun and growth, this class will teach you a variety of circus skills including juggling, diablo, plate spinning, flower sticks, poi, rola-bola, unicycle, tightwire, slackline, stilt walking, simple acrobatics, walking barrels, and aerial. Skills are taught in ascending difficulty to ensure participants achieve success in all disciplines and all experience levels are welcome.

If you have little ones from ages 2 – 5, check out the Parent and Toddler class, where you can have fun with your toddler or preschooler!

Beginner Mixed Aerial

In this Aerial class, safety and fun are part of the class core. You will build strength, flexibility, and a solid movement foundation to be able to safely play and explore in the air. The program is based on a balance of technique learning and creativity games. Participants will work on trapeze, silks and aerial hoop. No previous experience is required.

Acro and Aerial

In this Acrobatic and Aerial mixed class, safety and fun are part of the class core. The program incorporates a balance of technique on the floor, technique in the air, and fun creative games. On the floor, students will work on acrobatic moves such as rolls, balances, tumbling, flexibility, and strength. In the air, students will learn base-level moves on the trapeze, silks, and aerial hoop. There is no previous experience required for this class.

Are your kids ready to move to the next level? Check out these classes!

Mixed Aerial Level 1

If you completed the Beginner class and feel like you’re ready for more, this class is for you! You will keep learning new forms and techniques in hoop, silks, and trapeze, as well as doing more choreography work.

Silks Level 2

In this Aerial Silk class, base-level skills, technique, strength, and flexibility will be developed. The program’s core is nurtured in a safe and fun environment. During this class, students will learn to climb, hang, and wrap themselves up in the fabric to create beautiful shapes and movements. Students will also explore choreography creation and personal development of skill execution through fun games and challenges.

Hoop and Trapeze Level 2

In this Aerial Hoop and Trapeze class, you’ll continue to grow in a safe and fun environment. You will advance your aerial hoop and trapeze skill set through floor work, strength training, and flexibility. Learn how to piece together intricate moves and explore choreography creation. This class is by invitation.

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Registration is now open for Green Fools Theatre Programs that start in March, and you can enjoy early bird pricing until February 14, 2022. This spring it’s time for your kids to have fun, challenge their bodies and skills, and amaze themselves!

Green Fools Theatre Spring Programs:

When: Classes start March 2022
Where: 7056G Farrel Road SE, Calgary, AB
Phone: 403-237-9010
Website: www.greenfools.com
Facebook: www.facebook.com/GreenFoolsTheatre