Workshops

On & Off Site

Upcoming Workshops

Teen and Adults

Juggling and Unicycle Basics

Tuesday March 22nd 2022; 6-8pm Cost: $50

In this class students will work on the basics of juggling objects such as scarves, balls, and rings. We will also work basic technique on mounting and riding the unicycle. The class builds excellent hand-eye coordination, body control, balance and focus. No experience necessary.

Acro Partnering

Saturday, April 2nd, 2022; 10-11:30am

  • Cost: $40

  • Sport acrobatics uses strength and agility to create amazing poses with human bodies. Learn to safely share and support each other’s weight in some foundational acro partnering skills. Partner encouraged, but not required. Taught by guest “stlacroduo” Zoe Paull and Benji Damti. 

Handstands Clinic 

Saturday, April 2nd, 2022; 12-1:30pm

  • Cost: $40

  • Handstand basics. Developing the strength and technique needed to progress your handstands and build a strong foundation. Taught by guest “stlacroduo” Zoe Paull and Benji Damti. 

Partner in Silks (Level 2 & Up) 

Friday, April 22, 2022; 6:00pm-8:00pm

  • Instructor: Vanessa Waggoner

  • Cost: $50

  • T The fabrics can be a challenging apparatus for partnering but they have some wonderful possibilities for duo work. We will work with mirroring combinations as well as partner moves that involve holding some of each other’s weight. Must be in Silks Level 2 or higher.

FOFE Performer Rigging Workshop

Saturday, May 14th, 2022; 9am-4pm

  • Instructor: Brett Copes from Fight or Flight Entertainment

  • Cost: $175

  • THIS COMBINATION OF LECTURE AND HANDS ON SKILLS SHARING TO COVER THE BASICS OF PERFORMER RIGGING FOR AERIALISTS, STUNT PERFORMERS, COACHES, CREW MEMBERS, TECHNICAL DIRECTORS AND MORE.  THIS 6 HOUR COURSE SATISFY THE RIGGING REQUIREMENTS OF MOST US RECOGNIZED AERIAL TEACHER TRAINING CERTIFICATIONS. 

FOFE Stunt Rigging Lab/Skills share

Sunday May 15th, 2022; 9am-12pm

  • Instructor: Brett Copes from Fight or Flight Entertainment

  • Cost: $25

  • Learn how to fly and how to pull the ropes to make someone fly! 
    We will have some rigs setup. Come ready to pull.

  • Open Studio/Skill Share Format.

That's a Wrap

Friday May 20th, 2022; 6pm-8pm

  • Cost $50

  • Open a whole new world of possibilities by better understanding the wraps that keep you in the air. Explore the wraps that you know and how to connect them. We will focus on the theory of what is holding you and how to efficiently move from one wrap to another and the other possibilities that open up. Must be in Silks Level 2 or higher. 

Kids and Youth

Aerial Dance

Saturday, February 27th 2021; 12:00pm-1:30pm

  • Instructor: Vanessa Waggoner

  • Cost: $35

  • Explore the use of single point trapeze, aerial silks and aerial hoop as we connect our movement on the ground seamlessly and gracefully with our movement in the air. Intro to Aerial Skills required.

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Single Point Trapeze 

Saturday, April 24th 2021; 12-1:30pm

  • Cost $35

  • Sometimes called the “Dance Trapeze,” the single point trapeze is rigged to a single point with the ability to spin, which lends itself to very interesting visuals. This class will teach basic hangs, wraps and poses on the single point trapeze.  In addition to being incredibly fun, this type of training is great for building muscle tone, strength flexibility and confidence! 

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Try Trapeze and Silks 
Friday July 23rd, 2021

Ever wanted to experience that thrill of dangling from the ceiling? Now you can try it out! This is a great opportunity to grab a friend and try out one of these fun and challenging circus apparatus.

All skills will be spotted and low to the ground. No experience required. Registration is FREE but required by Thursday July 22nd, 2021.

Location: Kinetic Tapestry Circus Barn

2500 metro blvd. suite A

Maryland Heights, MO 63043

Teen and Adults

6pm-7pm

Ages 13 and Up

Kids

6pm-7pm

Kids ages 6 thru 18

 

Bring your party to the Circus Barn!

Team building, bachelorette parties, Girls Scouts and Boys Scouts, circus birthdays parties.

 

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