Summer Camp at Westchester Circus Arts
Every week ends in an exciting BIG TOP SHOW for friends & families to attend. We fire up the popcorn and cotton candy machines, bring out the sequence, lights, and music, and put on a show that brings out the very best in your kids. Our Big Top Shows place campers in the center ring for a confidence-building experience that is sure to last a lifetime.
Circus Camp Address: The Harvey School, 260 Jay St., Katonah, NY
Week1: July 22 - July 26 ; Week 2: July 29 - Aug 2; Week 3: Aug 5 - Aug 9
Beginner & Intermediate Level Campers
Ages 6-7 / Ages 8-11 / Ages 12-18
Those new to circus arts and those with some experience are invited to enroll in any or all of our camp weeks. Campers will receive an immersive introduction to all the circus arts disciplines on a very individualized learning track. There are no pre-requirements or special applications to join circus camp! Simply register through our general registration form at the bottom of this page.
PRE-SELECTION FOR FEATURE & SOLO ACTS AGES 12-18 ONLY
Children and teens, ages 12-18 with experienceare encouraged to apply for our special advanced track program. Advanced-Track unlocks access to smaller, specialized training groups and special consideration for solo and feature acts in the camp shows. Advanced-Track performers are also more likely to be selected to perform in our weekend professional shows for the public.
Who should apply to Advanced-track Camp:
Ages 12-18 with previous training, proficiency, and performance experience in circus arts are encouraged to apply. Candidates must be ready to embark on an intensive training experience. and seek to develop feature and/or solo acts in the camp shows.
How to Apply to Advanced-Track Camp:
Submit a video via email with your camp registration no later than April 1, 2019
Video must include the following:
- -A statement including your name, age, circus background, and week(s) you are applying for.
-Highlights of at least two circus skill sets (aerialists must also include a ground skill)
- -Include content that highlights your personality, stage presence, technique, and creativity.
Email your video link (Youtube, Vimeo, Dropbox) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Include: 'ADVANCED TRACK' in subject line.
Candidates will be notified of acceptance by May 1st.