IS YOUR CHILD ALWAYS CLIMBING ON THINGS, PUTTING ON SHOWS OR TWIRLING AROUND IN FRONT OF THE MIRROR? AT MERAKI CIRCUS, DANCE & ENTERTAINMENT, WE OFFER CLASSES IN CIRCUS, AERIAL, ACROBATICS AND DANCE. THERE'S SOMETHING FOR EVERY ASPIRING PERFORMER!
One of our most popular classes, mixed circus is available for ages 5-Adults! Learn skills such as juggling, acrobalance, tumbling, hula hoop, static trapeze, slackline, poi, plate spinning, clowning, plus many more fun, active games! Classes are tailored for age groups, including:
Fly, Flips & Tricks
Big Kids Circus
A popular and exciting circus discipline. It is a fun way to get active, and build strength and confidence. Learn how to move, climb, hang and perform skills and tricks up in the air. We offer 3 main disciplines:
TRAPEZE - static and dance
LYRA - also known as aerial hoop
SILKS - also known as tissu
These classes book quickly!
AcroBATs! These fun and energetic classes involve BALANCE, ACRO and TUMBLING and to develop strength, flexibility, agility & most importantly confidence and connection. We focus strongly on creating routines and combining dance and movement to create fun and exciting performances. Each student will be supported in their own unique strengths, goals and creative expression to work through challenges individually and in collaborative team work. Develop and discover all the amazing things your body can do with this super fun and dynamic class!
FLEXIBILITY, FITNESS & FUN
Or Flex, Fitness & Fun class combines the cardio benefits of a brisk, focused workout session, with circus technique and apparatus. Why go to the gym when you can climb, spin and cartwheel your way to a strong physique and coordinated body? You will gain strength and flexibility with these classes, not just to compliment other circus classes, but for your all round health. Come and find out just how easy it is to get in shape and have lots of fun at the same time! Activities are always tailored to suit all levels.
LITTLE GROOVERS (2.5-5 YEARS)
We explore movement through music, stimulate imagination and promote creativity while commencing the ground work for basic jazz and ballet.
RUMBLE TUMBLES (2.5-5 YEARS)
A fun mixed class of all sorts! Developing further circus & movement skills, we include in this class dance, tumbling, balance, song and some very fun and special acro skills. We will begin to explore spinning plates, hula hoop, juggling balls - developing hand-eye coordination and fine motor skills.
JAZZ FUNK / BALLET 6-7 YEARS
A mixed class for the new and emerging little dancers! Learn beautiful ballerina steps and get groovy with jazz funk. A fun and easy to follow class to introduce two classic styles of dance so kids get to experience the best of both worlds!
JAZZ FUNK / CONTEMPORARY
The best of both worlds in a structured class environment! Learn some upbeat and funky moves to the latest chart songs in jazz funk! And in contemporary dance we explore an innovative and highly creative dance form while moving freely to music.
An energetic, upbeat dance class to your favourite tunes in the charts! Learn how to move and grove in a funky way, taking inspiration from popular music clips.