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Nimble Arts - Introduction to Teaching Aerials (Day 2 of 6)

  • Brass Butterflies 60 Bathurst Drive Waterloo, ON, N2V 2A9 Canada (map)

This is a 5 day (two weekend) overview to the art of teaching trapeze and aerial fabric, with a focus on spotting techniques, injury prevention, psychology of teaching, basic rigging concepts and class management. This in depth and holistic approach to teaching is appropriate for new teachers and those with experience, and for those who work with youth or adults in a variety of educational environments including circus schools, gymnastics programs, summer camps, fitness studios and more. This workshop is required for application to the Nimble Arts™ Certification Course , a multi level program guiding participants to become safe and capable circus arts teachers for both the hearts and bodies of their students.

Tentative Schedule:

Weekend 1 (January 25-27):

Friday, January 25:  6 - 9 pm

Saturday, January 26:  9 am - 5 pm

Sunday, January 27:  9 am -  7 pm (“sample class” 5 - 6 pm)

Weekend 2 (February 1 - 3):

Friday, February 1:   6 - 9 pm

Saturday, February 2:  9 am - 5 pm

Sunday, February 3:  9 am - 4 pm