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Classes (Edmonton): Aerial and Silks for Adults – Firefly Theatre & Circus

Classes (Edmonton): Aerial and Silks for Adults – Firefly Theatre & Circus

Firefly Theatre & CircusSummer Session starts on June 25! Register Now!

Firefly Theatre is at the forefront of aerial theatre in Canada. Our style of storytelling creates exciting and powerful theatrical performances, providing the audience with a memorable experience. This fusion of circus and theatre has given Firefly a unique voice in the Canadian performing arts landscape.

IMPORTANT: All classes are for Adults (17 and over).

INTRODUCTION TO AERIAL ARTS: This is a 6-week class designed for people who want to try aerial circus training for the first time. Students will be instructed on the trapeze, vertical rope, and aerial silks.

  • Saturday: June 25th – August 13th 12:00 – 1:30pm

BEGINNING AERIAL SILKS: Focus your circus training on the dramatic aerial silks. Various styles of silks will be used, including a knotted silk or ‘hammock.’

  • Saturday: June 25th – August 13th 1:45 – 3:15pm

EXTREME STRETCHING & CONTORTION: Contortion requires not only flexibility and grace but strength and muscle control. Students will improve flexibility, strength, and body awareness, and work on essential balances and poses.


  • Tuesday: June 28th – August 2nd 6:00 – 7:00pm

For a full schedule, please click here!

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