7/21/2021 1:59:00 PM The Summer Circus Spectacular is Back to Thrill Audiences for a Limited Time!
The Circus Arts Conservatory is excited to partner once again with The Ringling to present world-class circus talent in family-friendly show for two weeks this summer. It is time to welcome one and all back to the grounds of the Ringling Museum this summer for our Summer Circus Spectacular! For two weeks, starting on July 30, you can marvel at the amazing feats of some of the circus world’s most talented acts. “Each year we are thrilled to partner with the Ringling to present The Summer Circus Spectacular. We were obviously disappointed last year when we weren’t able to offer the show but are excited to be presenting it again this year,” said CAC Executive Vice President Jennifer Mitchell. “This show offers an affordable entertainment option for all ages and is the perfect summer family-friendly activity.” Ringmaster Jared Walker will preside over the performances of Cirque Du Soleil alumnus Darren Trull, the Valla-Bertini family of unicyclists, comedian of stage and screen Mr. Robb, international juggling performer Noel Aguilar and award-winning hand-balancer Elayne Kramer. The show will take place at the Historic Asolo Theatre at The Ringling from Friday, July 30, through Saturday, August 14. Show times are 11 am and 2 pm Mondays through Fridays, and 2 pm and 5 pm on Saturdays. Tickets are $18/adults, $12/children 12 and under. Go to Ringling.org or call the Box Office at (941) 360-7399. Opening Night Performance & Celebration | Friday, July 30, 7:00 pm Join us for the opening night of Summer Circus Spectacular 2021! The fun begins at 7:00 PM with a performance of this year's show followed by a gala reception with the artists at 8:00 PM. Hors d'oeuvres, complimentary beer, wine and soft drinks will be served. A cash bar will be available.
Aerial Straps Workshop Saturday, July 24 The Aerial Straps workshop at the CAC is a full day of training working with coaches with over 20 years of coaching experience. Throughout the workshop students can expect to advance their straps skills learning: Flexibility/line work and drills Breakdown of skill positioning/basic techniques and purpose Flares/flags/switches One and two arm swing technique Proper roll up drills and positioning/technique And More! Get all the information and sign up for the workshop here. Flying trapeze classes are back! This summer, take to the air in our flying trapeze classes. Besides learning the timing and body control required, you’ll also hone your timing skills that will allow you to soar from one trapeze to the next. You’ll also become stronger! Beginners and advanced students, ages 6 and up, are welcomed. Enjoy a special summer rate of $50 per class. Classes take place on Wednesdays from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Sailor Circus Arena, 2075 Bahia Vista Street. For more information visit the Circus Arts website. Private lessons and group sessions are also available upon request.