5900A Greene Street
Philadelphia, PA 19144
The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts – 2009’s Best of Philly Winner for “Kids Classes” – announces Summer Circus Camp 2011 for children ages 5 – 16. We can’t wait to share the excitement and challenge of the circus with your kids in our full-day program! Jump to: Youth Camp: children ages 7 – 16 Kinder Camp: children ages 5 & 6
YOUTH CAMP Curriculum Kids will have a chance to work on trapeze, aerial rope and silks, juggling, unicycling, plate-spinning, diabolo, devil sticks, tightwire, rolling globe, rola-bola, clowning, tumbling and more!
Plus Dance and performance classes, student showtimes, lunchtimes in the park, co-operative games.
Guest Artists In each 2-week session, we invite professional circus performers and other guests to speak to the kids and sometimes perform for them. Guests have included several International Jugglers Association Champions, a sword-swallower, a sleight-of-hand magician, a circus historian, and a 20-year veteran performer of Ringling Bros. and the Big Apple Circus. We plan another full roster of exciting guests for 2011.
End-of-Camp Shows At the end of each two-week session, the kids will perform their very own Circus Show for friends, family and the general public. These shows will take place at 2:00 pm on Fridays, July 22nd, August 5th and August 19th.
Enrollment in Youth Camp Program each session is limited to 32 children. Children will have a great deal of individual attention with our staff of professional circus performers and teachers.
Camp Policies The day begins at 9:00 am and ends at 3:00 pm, with drop-off no earlier than 8:45 am. Children must be at least 7 years old and have completed first grade to attend Youth Camp. Refunds: Your deposit is non-refundable. Your tuition (minus your deposit) is refundable up to May 13th, 2011. You will receive a 50% refund of the tuition (minus your deposit) if you cancel between May 13th and the start of your camp session. No refunds are available once camp has started.
Sports, Performing Arts
5 Years Old, 6 Years Old, 7 Years Old, 8 Years Old, 9 Years Old, 10 Years Old, 11 and up
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