email:

info@islandcircusspace.com

*Please note that all inquiries are handled via email. Do not hesitate to contact us should you have any questions, comments or concerns!

Address:

3 - 625 Hillside ave

Victoria, BC

V8T 1Z1

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Adult circus troupe

Circus troupe is back!! 

Ever wanted to learn to perform? This is the class for you! Circus is strongly rooted in community, and Circus Troupe is all about building a circus together with your peers. In this class we will begin down the path of developing an act by learning stagecraft (stage-presence and theatre), working together in group disciplines as well as exploring various disciplines to encourage students to hone in on specializing their discipline. Students will build trust with each other, develop their circus skills, and have loads of fun! So find your inner performer and dive into the world of circus.

It is not required for those taking the class to be registered in other classes, however we do encourage it as it will allow you to further delve into your discipline of choice.

Prerequisites:

general body awareness without any significant mobility limitations, and a willingness to be challenged

Please note: this is the only adult class that requires registration for the full session

 

September 27 - December 13 (12 classes)

Thursdays

6:20 - 8:30 pm

ages 18+

$360 + GST for non-members (Have a membership? Please contact us to help us find the right payment plan for you!)

 

partner acrobatics

Learn to find balance with friends! Partner acrobatics is different from but with similarities to AcroYoga and is a stepping stone into Hand to Hand. It is a combination of standing partner acrobatics, counterbalances, tempos, pitches, group pyramids and more! This class is accessible and challenging and fun for all!

 

Prerequisites:

(prerequisite skills listed must be achieved with ease and by memory before moving to that level)

  • Foundations general body awareness without any significant mobility limitations. No partner is required to register

  • Intermediate - thigh stand, two high, split counterbalance

 

Part-time general assistant

Join the Island Circus Space team! We are seeking an individual available to work part time with the potential to grow to full time, and assist with a variety of tasks including:

  • Email and phone communications with clients

  • Reception duties

  • Social media posts

  • Advertising

  • General space maintenance

  • And more

 

The ideal candidate is someone who is:

 

  • A self starter

  • Flexible

  • Creative

  • Energetic

  • Hardworking

  • Able to take direction

  • Good at multi-tasking

  • Willing to grow with us over time

 

If this sounds like you, please email your resume along with two references to us at info@islandcircusspace.com


 

Wage: $15-$18 / hour depending on experience


 

We look forward to hearing from you!

Adult circus troupe

Circus troupe is back!! 

Ever wanted to learn to perform? This is the class for you! Circus is strongly rooted in community, and Circus Troupe is all about building a circus together with your peers. In this class we will begin down the path of developing an act by learning stagecraft (stage-presence and theatre), working together in group disciplines as well as exploring various disciplines to encourage students to hone in on specializing their discipline. Students will build trust with each other, develop their circus skills, and have loads of fun! So find your inner performer and dive into the world of circus.

It is not required for those taking the class to be registered in other classes, however we do encourage it as it will allow you to further delve into your discipline of choice.

Prerequisites:

general body awareness without any significant mobility limitations, and a willingness to be challenged

Please note: this is the only adult class that requires registration for the full session

 

April 4 - June 20 (12 classes)

Thursdays

7:30 - 9:30 pm

ages 16+

$360 + GST for non-members (Have a membership? Please contact us to find the best payment option for you)

 

Session based Classes

Pre-registration is required and no drop-ins are available for these classes

Adult circus troupe

Circus troupe is back!! 

Ever wanted to learn to perform? This is the class for you! Circus is strongly rooted in community, and Circus Troupe is all about building a circus together with your peers. In this class we will begin down the path of developing an act by learning stagecraft (stage-presence and theatre), working together in group disciplines as well as exploring various disciplines to encourage students to hone in on specializing their discipline. Students will build trust with each other, develop their circus skills, and have loads of fun! So find your inner performer and dive into the world of circus.

It is not required for those taking the class to be registered in other classes, however we do encourage it as it will allow you to further delve into your discipline of choice.

Prerequisites:

general body awareness without any significant mobility limitations, and a willingness to be challenged

Please note: this is the only adult class that requires registration for the full session

 

April 4 - June 20 (12 classes)

Thursdays

7:30 - 9:30 pm

ages 16+

$360 + GST for non-members (Have a membership? Please contact us to find the best payment option for you)

 

acroyoga

Acro Yoga is the practice of L-basing, where one partner lies on their back (the base) and lifts the other partner into the air (flyer) with the guidance of a spotter. You will learn to balance and communicate as a partnership and build new friendships in the process. Acro Yoga is a fun and welcoming practice that will have you improving your flexibility and stability without even noticing!

*Special Intro Offer*

Two classes for the price of one! (When you attend an AcroYoga class between Oct 27-Nov 10. Full details here)

Prerequisites:

(prerequisite skills listed must be achieved with ease and by memory before moving to that level)

  • Foundations -  none

  • Intermediate - confidence flying and/or basing bird, throne, folded leaf, star and cartwheel

 

homeschool circus

Homeschool classes take place during traditional school hours, and are a fun unique way to practice physical education with your homeschooled children or students! A perfect option for those aged 6 to 13 years who are not in school, or have available time on Friday afternoons. This introductory circus class will cover basic techniques in a variety of disciplines.

 

Prerequisites:

none!

Classes run one day a week for ONE HOUR

ages 6-13

Acroyoga with slava and Coral

Get ready for round two! Slava and Coral are joining forces and bringing an exciting exploration of AcroYoga to Island Circus Space! Test your limits and find your edge. Join us for a three hour AcroYoga workshop. No partner is necessary to register!

All levels welcome, some previous acro experience is beneficial

Prerequisites: exposure to side star, cartwheel, star

Ages 16+

Saturday October 20th

3:00-6:00 pm

 

Get ready for round two! Join Slava for a cross-disciplinary Movement Course. Our focus in this session will be to leverage the strengths of individual disciplines and find the areas of overlap between multiple modalities.

 

The primary objective here is ultimately to teach you how to MOVE efficiently and creatively. Slava’s methods are formed by his studies with the Shaolin Monks in China, the local Capoeiristas here in Vancouver, to the Acrobats in Montreal, and countless other realms of training, allowing you to access a pool of knowledge to upgrade your skills.

 

Space is limited, secure your spot today!

Prerequisites: none

Ages 16+

Sunday october 21st

3:00-6:00 pm

 

Movement with slava 

Attend both workshops and save big!

Early-bird price (ends Oct 12):

One workshop - $40 + gst

Both Workshops - $60 + GST

Regular price:

One workshop - $50 + gst

Both Workshops - $80 + GST

Toddler and Me

Introduce your toddler (and yourself!) to the fun world of circus! Join us for an hour of supervised circus play where you and your child will have access to a wide variety of circus equipment including aerial apparatuses, juggling balls, parachutes, tunnels and so much more. 

 

Children must be supervised by an adult at all times. Adults are welcome to play on the equipment with their child.

 

Open to children who are walking up to age 5. A drop-in fee is to be paid for any child in the facility who is on the floor at any point during the drop-in time.

 

If your child is not fully potty-trained, please ensure that they wear a diaper while in the space. 

Prerequisites:

none!

 

ages 2-5

Sundays

9:30 - 10:30 am

Beginning January 13 until March 16

$8 drop-in (+GST)

All Circus

Circus classes for kids!

This class will introduce your child to the fun and imaginative world of circus through a variety of circus disciplines including juggling, balancing, tumbling, jumping, handstanding, partner acrobatics, aerials and more. They'll be circusing about in no time! 

If your child is not fully potty-trained, please ensure that they wear a diaper while in the space. 

Prerequisites:

none!

ages 3-5

Fridays

3:00 - 4:00 pm

April 5 - June 21

$220 + GST (11 weeks)