Commonwealth Circus Center

Nimble Arts Training: Intro to Teaching Aerials

Introduction to Teaching Aerials
Instructor: Serenity Forchion

This training provides a 5 day overview to the art of teaching trapeze and aerial fabric, with a focus on spotting techniques, injury prevention, psychology of teaching, basic rigging concepts, and class management. This in-depth and holistic approach to teaching is appropriate for new teachers and those with experience, and for those who work with youth or adults in a variety of educational environments including circus schools, gymnastics programs, summer camps, fitness studios and more. 

This workshop is a requirement for those who wish to apply to the Nimble Arts™ Certification Course, a multi-level program guiding participants to become safe and capable circus arts teachers for both the hearts and bodies of their students.  More information is at http://nimblearts.org/teachertrainings/

PRE-REQUISITES: All students are expected to prepare by successfully completing the elements in the required Nimble Arts™ DVD: Aerial Fabric: Beginning Level 1 prior to the start of the workshop. The DVD is available for purchase here: http://nimblearts.org/dvdsforsale/

Trapeze experience is not necessary but it will make your journey easier!

This training is open to those ages 16+. Younger participants may enroll only with instructor permission. Email info@commonwealthcircus.com with questions.

Cancellation policy: There is a 10% administrative fee for all cancellations on or before September 23rd. If participation is cancelled after September 23rd no refund will be given.

Schedule:
Day One:  8:30 am check-in, 9 am - 5 pm workshop
Day Two: 8:30 am warm up, 9 am  - 5 pm workshop
Day Three: 11:30 am warm up, 12 pm - 8:30 pm workshop: includes Sample Class for the public 6 – 7 pm
Day Four: 8:30 am warm up, 9 am  - 5 pm workshop
Day Five:  8:30 am warm up, 9 am  - 4 pm workshop

October 23, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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October 24, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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October 25, 2017
Time: 11:30 AM to 8:30 PM
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October 26, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 5:00 PM
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October 27, 2017
Time: 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM
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Spaces Left: 9 Capacity: 12
Event Prices:
$950.00 - Event Price
$855.00 - Esh & C3 staff price
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