Circus and Aerials

Current Winter session end dates-(may change if more snow days but will not go beyond 1st week of April)
Tuesday classes 3/20. Wednesday 4/4. Thursdays 3/29. Friday 3/23

Private sessions available at $70/hr for 1 person on Lyra, fabric or trapeze. Also, acro and partner acro, flexibility, juggling or unicycling.

Aerials and Circus: Class descriptions below
Tuesdays:
YOUTH Intro to Fabric and Trapeze w Megan Lundgren.5:30-6:30 April 10-June 12. 10 weeks $160
ADULT level 1 Fabric and Trapeze w Megan Lundgren.6:30-8 April 10-June 12. 10 Weeks $220

Wednesday:
Homeschool Circus w Heidi Kirchofer and Joel Melendez. 10am-1. April 11-June 13. 10 weeks. $350
Kids Ground and Air with Allison McDermott. 4:30-5:30. April 11-June 13. $160
YOUTH level 2/3 Trapeze/Lyra w Allison McDermott. 5:30-6:30. April 11-June 13. 10 weeks.$160
ADULT intro to Fabric and trapeze w Allison McDermott. 6:30-8. April 11-June 13. 10 weeks. $220

Thursday.
YOUTH Level 2 Fabric and trapeze w Heidi Kirchofer. 5-6pm . $160
Adult level 2 fabric and trapeze w Heidi Kirchofer. 6-7:30pm. April 12-June 14. 10 weeks. $220
ADULT level 3 fabric and trapeze w Heidi Kirchofer. 7:30-9pm. April 12-June 14. 10 weeks. $220

Friday
Itty Bitty Circus with Heidi Kirchofer. 4:15-5. April 13-June 15. 10 weeks. $120
YOUTH level 1 fabric and trapeze w Heidi Kirchofer. 5-6pm. April 13-June 15. 10 weeks. $160
YOUTH level 3 fabric w Heidi Kirchofer. 6-7pm. April 13-June 15. 10 weeks. $160Aerials and Circus: Class descriptions below

Class Descriptions:

Youth Intro to Fabric and Trapeze. Age 9 & up. w Megan Lundgren
In this class kids will learn aerial basics and gain a strong foundation for progressing correctly and safely in this beautiful art form. Kids will learn new agility, grace and build strength as they learn how to climb and do simple poses and sequences on aerial fabric and trapeze.

Adult Intro/level 1 Mixed Aerials with Megan Lundgren
Find a new fitness tool and the joy of being in the air! In this class students will learn aerial basics and gain a strong foundation for progressing correctly and safely in this beautiful art form. Students will learn new agility, grace and build strength as they learn how to climb and do simple poses and sequences on aerial fabric and trapeze. Level 1 will build skills on the previous knowledge.

Homeschool Circus.
Kids age 5-15 will be continue to work on ground and aerial circus skills. Students will take one class with Joel Melendez in devil stick, Chinese yo-yo, juggling, spinning plates, unicycle, rolling globe and rola bola and a second class with Allison McDermott in aerial fabric, trapeze and lyra. All will practice acrobatics and mini-trampoline. We will begin each class with a warm up and a game. Kids will gain strength, flexibility, co-ordination, balance and performance skills.

Circus Kids- Ground and Air.
A mix of aerial fabric, trapeze and lyra and tumbling and may include (depending on student interest) devil stick, Chinese yo-yo, spinning plates,hula hoop and juggling. Build strength, co-ordination and flexibility. Learn some safe and basic aerial moves!

Youth level 2 Trapeze/Lyra with Allison McDermott.
Level 2 Lyra and Trapeze is a class for students who are interested in focusing primarily on bar apparatuses. Half of the session will be spent on trapeze and the other half on lyra. Students in this class should have completed level 1 mixed aerials. If you are not sure this class is for you, please check with your instructor!

Youth Acro, handstands and partnering with Allison McDermott.
Students will explore circus ground skills! We will focus on Inversions (being upside down!) and Partner Acrobatics. With inversions, students will learn ways to get into and out of handstands, headstands and practice holding their weight while upside down. Partner Acrobatics require students to work as a team to build a variety of partner tricks and group pyramids. Students taking this class should be comfortable with the idea of being upside down and excited to work with and climb on fellow students.

Itty Bitty Circus. Age 4-5. with Heidi Kirchofer
A fun, high-energy movement and circus class for young stars! A mix of movement, ground circus- scarf juggling, spinning plates, basic tumbling and some safe and simple aerial work.

Ground and air with Heidi Kirchofer.
A mix of aerial fabric, trapeze and tumbling and may include (depending on student interest) devil stick, Chinese yo-yo, spinning plates,hula hoop and juggling. Build strength, co-ordination and flexibility. Learn some safe and basic aerial moves!

Youth Level 1 fabric and trapeze. Age 9&up with Heidi Kirchofer
For students who have completed at least one intro session or have some previous experience on at least one aerial apparatus. Kids will continue to safely build strength and flexibility while increasing their aerial skills, repertoire and artistry in this beautiful art form.

Youth Level 2 Fabric. with Heidi Kirchofer
For kids age 9& up who have taken at least 2 sessions of classes, can climb and put on foot knots in the air and have completed level 1 skills. We will continue to build strength and skill repertoire and endurance on fabric.

Adult level 2 Aerial Fabric and Trapeze. with Heidi Kirchofer
For adult students up who have taken at least 2 sessions of classes, can climb and put on foot knots in the air and have completed level 1 skills. We will continue to build strength and skill repertoire.

Adult level 3 Fabric and trapeze. This class is for students who can invert cleanly in the air more than 1x in a class. We will be working on sequencing and drops on fabric and transitions and work in the ropes on trapeze.

Questions? Comments?
thrivemovementstudio@gmail.com
860 309-0306
221 Burlington Rd. Harwinton