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Adults Spring 2023 Session

April 3-June 9

CENTRE CLOSED: Good Friday April 7, Easter Sunday April 9, Victoria Day May 22

 ONE TIME YEARLY REGISTRATION FEE REMINDER: 

$25 per student for 2023

Registration fee will automatically be applied at registration if this is your first time registering within the 2023 calendar year

* does not apply to drop in programs

 Your registration fee entitles you to receive 15% off our Circus Parties for all ages. Plus, 1 free open training drop in or Kids Circus Happy Hour Drop in.  Must be used within 2023 calendar year.  

To activate your party discount or free open training/Happy Hour pass please email or call the office to request at admin@therisingcircus.com       tel: 250-857-1785 ​

FAMILY DISCOUNT

Save 10-15% automatically on our AERIAL classes if you register 2 or more family members 

* excludes show team, workshops, non-aerial classes, drop in classes

MULTI-CLASS DISCOUNT

Save 10-15% automatically if you register for 2 or more aerial classes.  

* excludes show team, workshops, non-aerial classes, drop in classes

PAYMENT PLAN OPTION 

  • enroll at checkout

  • 50% due upon registration

  • remaining 50% due Feb 6

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Intro Classes

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ADULT AERIAL ABC'S- Hammock & Silk

ADULT AERIAL ABC'S - Hoop & Trapeze

Ages 18+

Mondays 6:30-7:30pm- Hammock & Silk

Thursdays 6:00-7:00pm- Hoop & Trapeze

These courses are your first step in aerial circus training.  Choose to register for either the Silk & Hammock class ( fabric ) AND/OR the Hoop & Trapeze class ( bar ), depending on what interests you.  You will learn the foundations such as how to mount and dismount, proper hanging alignment, basic skills while sitting / standing / hanging / inverting.

Once you complete the course you can then move into our Basics level classes and specialize on the apparatus of your choosing.

Fee: $ 216 +tax Silk & Hammock

            $ 240 + tax Hoop & Trapeze

Location: Silk & Hammock Studio B 

                    Hoop & Trapeze Studio A

Dates: Mondays April 3-June 5 ( no class May 22)

              Thursdays April 6-June 8

HOW TO REGISTER:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

  • click on enrol in class

  • for to WINTER 2023 Calendar

  • find desired class and add yourself to class

  • remember to complete the check out process with payment to confirm your registration

Prerequisites: none

MASTERS CIRCUS

Ages 55+

Wednesdays 11:45am-12:45pm

Are you 55+ and always dreamed of being in the circus?  Looking for a class to ease you into training?

 In this 10 week course we will study 3 different aerial apparatus- silk, hoop, & trapeze.  Equipment will be rigged with safety mats at a height appropriate for you.  Learn the foundations while you increase your strength, agility and smiles!

Fee: $180 +tax 

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 5-June 7

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

  • click on enrol in class

  • go to WINTER 2023 Calendar

  • find desired class and add yourself to class

  • remember to complete the check out process with payment to confirm your registration

Hammock Classes
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ADULT AERIAL HAMMOCK BASICS

Ages 18+

Fridays 6:15-7:15pm

Aerial Hammock ( sometimes called Aerial Sling) is an apparatus similar to aerial silk but is rigged to create a loop in the bottom giving you a shelf to sit or stand on.  This course will solidify your foundational knowledge of the apparatus to give you the skills to attempt higher level skills with inversions or a drop or more complicated wraps.  

*This is a split level class with Novice.

Fee: $216 +tax

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 14-June 9

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below 

  • please remember to COMPLETE the checkout process even if your balance is ZERO

Prerequisites:  Aerial ABC's or equivalent

ADULT AERIAL HAMMOCK 

INTERMEDIATE

Ages 18+

Tuesdays 7:45-8:45pm

Higher level aerial hammock class focusing on  skills and drops with spin and more intricate wraps.   Sequences to music on aerial hammock 

Fee: $240 +tax

Location: Studio A

Dates:  April 4-June 6

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

  • please remember to COMPLETE the checkout process even if your balance is ZERO

Prerequisites:  Hammock Novice or equivalent.  30 sec flexed arm hang, 5 straight leg lifts, minimum 1 yr consistent training, must be able to invert into same side knee hook and a crochet off ground while standing in loop 

ADULT AERIAL HAMMOCK NOVICE 

Ages 18+

Wednesdays 7:45-8:45pm

NOVICE: Taking your basic Hammock skills a notch up explore skills, hangs, spins, and sequences plus the introduction of simple drops or saltos.  Sequences to music will be taught.  Gain strength, flexibility, and coordination to build your skill repertoire.

Fee: $240 +tax

Location: Studio A

Dates:  April 5-June 7

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

  • please remember to COMPLETE the checkout process even if your balance is ZERO

Prerequisites:  Adult Hammock Basics

pullover and knee hook mount, comfortable inverting, gazelle, arabesque standing, tootsie roll, flexed arm hang 15 seconds, able to mount / dismount safely & with ease

ADULT AERIAL HAMMOCK ADVANCED

Ages 18+

Tuesdays 6:30-7:30pm

Our highest level aerial hammock class focusing on  skills and drops with spin and more intricate wraps.   Routine to music will be taught during last half of session.

Fee: $240 +tax 

Location: Studio A

Dates: April 4-June 6

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites:  Hammock Intermediate​, 5 pullovers without kicking or pushing off of poles, salto drop, inversions in air with ease, ability to work with spin with ease, minimum 2 yrs consistent training

Hoop Classes
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ADULT AERIAL HOOP INTERMEDIATE

Ages 18+

Mondays 7:45-8:45pm

Intermediate skills, spins, transitions, and a strong emphasis on sequencing and working with a spin.  Hoop will be used at various heights.  Gain more strength, flexibility, and skill knowledge​​. Routine will be taught at end of session

Fee: $204 +tax

Location: Studio A

Dates: April 3-June 5 ( no Class May 22 )

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites:  single knee hangs 20 sec, 10 chin up feet on ground, 10 tuck leg lifts, 5 skin the cats, 1 arm hangs 10 sec each arm, comfortable working with spin, minimum 1 year consistent training, pull over on bottom and top bar with proper technique

If uncertain about level talk to your coach or inquire at office 

ADULT AERIAL HOOP ADVANCED

Ages 18+

Mondays 6:30-7:30pm

Advanced hangs, spins, transitions, release skills and a strong emphasis on sequencing and working with a spin.  Hoop will be used at various heights. Routine will be taught at end of session.

Aerial Hoop requires a strong upper body and core, plus good flexibility to continue progressing and help remain safe off the ground.  We strongly encourage our students to make use of Open Training Drop In to do muscle conditioning, stretch and review skills learned in class

Fee: $204 +tax

Location: Studio A

Dates: April 3-June 5 ( no class May 22 )

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites:  Intermediate Hoop or equivalent, minimum 2 years consistent training, 1 arm hang 15 sec, 30 second single knee hang ,  2 full chin ups, 1 full leg lifts, 5 skin the cats, comfortable with fast spin and release skills

ADULT AERIAL HOOP BASICS & NOVICE

Ages 18+

Thursdays 7:15-8:15pm

BASICS: So you've decided to specialize on aerial hoop and want to solidify your foundational skills! This class will cover all you need to know from mounts and dismounts, hangs, inverting, poses, and building your spin tolerance.

NOVICE:  Take your aerial hoop a step further in our Novice class now that you've got a solid foundation.  Work below, inside and on top of the hoop as you finesse your transitions.

* this is a mixed levels class

 

Fee: $240 +tax

Location: Studio A

Dates: April 6-June 8

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

BASICS Prerequisites: Adult Aerial ABC's

NOVICE Prerequisites:  Aerial Hoop Basics or equivalent.  Solid grasp of basics.  Able to mount/dismount hoop with ease. Knee Hang 20 sec.  Able to work on all levels of hoop- under hoop,  inside hoop, on top of hoop.  Flexed arm hang 15 sec

Silk Classes
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ADULT AERIAL SILK BASICS

AGES 18+

Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm

This class will help you solidify your skills from Aerial ABC's and expand your skill library.  Work on your foot locks, inversions, and basic foundations.  Stretchy silk will be introduced.

 

Fee: $240+tax

Location: Studio A

Dates: April 5-June 7

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below.

  • please remember to COMPLETE the checkout process even if your balance is ZERO

Prerequisites:  Aerial ABC's or equivalent

ADULT AERIAL SILKS INTERMEDIATE

Ages 18+

Wednesdays 7:45-8:45pm

Students work on increased vocabulary, drops, sequences and building aerial endurance and strength.

Aerial silk requires a strong upper body and core to continue progressing and help remain safe off the ground.  We strongly encourage our students to make use of Open Training Drop In  to do muscle conditioning, review skills learned in class and stretch.  

 

Fee: $228 +tax

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 5-June 7

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites:  Silk Novice or equivalent. 

minimum 1 year consistent training

PLUS: Climb 2x's to top without rest, inversion into single knee hook with good form, cross back straddle, 30 sec flexed arm hang, hip key  & thigh hitch in air with proper technique , knee drop,  monkey drop, salto drop ( all with good form)

ADULT AERIAL SILKS NOVICE

Ages 18+

Thursdays 7:45-8:45pm

This level will build your aerial strength on stretchy silk to be able to climb to the top in various ways , invert in the air, and make your footlocks off the ground.  You'll also learn fun poses and sequences and some beginner drops once you're ready.

 

Fee: $240 +tax

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 6-June 8

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites:  Silk Basics or equivalent.  Solid grasp of how to climb and make your footlocks in the air, classic/russian climb to the top of stretchy silk, flexed arm hang 20 seconds, ability to properly invert in the air and hold position 

ADULT AERIAL SILKS ADVANCED

Ages 18+

Wednesdays 6:30-7:30pm

Advanced silk class working with full height of 20 ft on stretchy silk.  Students work on increased vocabulary, drops with slack/rolls/twists/releases, longer sequences 

Aerial silk requires a strong upper body and core, plus good flexibility to continue progressing and help remain safe off the ground.  We strongly encourage our students to make use of Open Training Drop In to do muscle conditioning, stretch and review skills learned in class 

 

Fee: $228 +tax

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 5-June 7

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites: 

Silk Intermediate or equivalent, minimum 2 years consistent training, Climb 3x's to top without rest, 45 sec flexed arm hang, full split 1 direction, pike with hands passing feet, bridge with straight arms, able to complete routines 4 min long, straight leg inversions, must be able to demonstrate a solid grasp of at least 5 different drops with good technique, hip key, thigh hitch

Trapeze
Classes
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ADULT TRAPEZE NOVICE & INTERMEDIATE

Ages 18+

Saturdays 2:30-3:30pm

The trapeze is an iconic circus apparatus and in this class it is rigged from a single point allowing for spin.  

The class will focus on High Beginner and Intermediate level skills, combinations and strength & conditioning exercises. 

Fee: $204 +tax

Location: Studio B

Dates: April 8-June 3

 

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites: 

Trapeze or Aerial Hoop ABC's or equivalent, must be able to invert, single knee hang

Performance
Classes

ACT CREATION

Ages 18+

Choose From:  Mondays 7:45-8:45pm

Tuesdays 7:45-8:45pm

* if full please add yourself to waitlist and if there is demand we will add another class on Saturday

Do you love to perform and create? Is the stage calling your name?

Want to learn how to create your own circus act?

Showcase your talents and join our Act Creation class!

Students create their own act from choosing their apparatus & music, to creating  choreography & designing their costume.  Instructor gives tools to use in the creation process and provides feedback & guidance.

Acts must be between 2 - 4 minutes

The session ends with a Performance in front of a live audience at The Rising's studio.

This years theme is "Intergalactic Circus"  (celestial acts inspired by outer space and our universe)

Fee: $180 +tax  ( Mondays )

           $200 +tax ( Tuesdays )

Location: Studio B

Dates: Mondays April 3-May 27 (No class May 22.  Extra class May 27 at 4:30pm )

           Tuesdays April 4-May 27 ( Extra class May 27 at 4:30pm )

Show Date: Sunday May 28  (3pm & 6pm show)

HOW TO RESERVE YOUR SPOT:

  • create or sign into your Rising account by clicking on button below

Prerequisites: minimum 6 months consistent training at The Rising

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