Circus Experience Days

What's involved

See inside the National Centre for Circus Arts and experience a wide range of circus skills including flying trapeze, tightwire and acrobatics in this unique half day workshop for adults.

Saturdays

2.30 – 5.30pm.

National Centre for Circus Arts, Coronet Street, London N1 6HD.

Based in Shoreditch, the National Centre is a five minute walk from Old Street tube.

Skills

  • Flying Trapeze
  • Silks
  • Rope
  • Tightwire
  • Acrobatics
  • Juggling

Who it's for

Anyone aged 17+ who wants a fun day’s activity or to try circus skills before applying for a longer course.

The workshop is appropriate for complete beginners though those with injuries or a larger than 43 inch waist may not be able to participate in certain activities. Please note that this workshop is not appropriate for pregnant women.

What to wear

Tracksuit bottoms/ leotard/ leggings and t-shirt with clean indoor trainers. Please note that jeans, very baggy clothing, shorts and trousers with pockets on the side of the leg are not suitable for these activities. All jewellery will need to be removed.

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See what people get up to on our Experience Days

Our Christmas Gift Vouchers are now on sale! Give someone the gift of flying trapeze, juggling and tightwire, and

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Our Christmas Gift Vouchers are now on sale! Give someone the gift of flying trapeze, juggling and tightwire, and

Ever wondered what goes on behind the closed doors of an adult Experience Day? Take a peep at this little video

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Ever wondered what goes on behind the closed doors of an adult Experience Day? Take a peep at this little video

Prices and booking

£74 per person.

Book online below or call 020 7613 4141.

Discounts are available for groups of 8 or more. The discount will be applied automatically when you book online:

8-16 people         10%

17-24 people       12.5%

25-32 people       15%

Circus Experience Days are non-refundable or exchangeable. Please see our Terms and Conditions for more information.

Day Time Class
Saturday 20 Jan 2:30pm
Saturday 3 Feb 2:30pm
Saturday 24 Feb 2:30pm
Saturday 10 Mar 2:30pm
Saturday 5 May 2:30pm
Saturday 19 May 2:30pm
Saturday 9 Jun 2:30pm
Saturday 23 Jun 2:30pm
Saturday 7 Jul 2:30pm