ABQ Circus Arts

Expanding Possibilities Through Circus

Sundays

Mixed Level Lyra with Sarah
9:30 am–11:00 am, $20 Drop-in or $120 for 8-week package
This class will cover the basics of aerial hoop, and will include conditioning and introduction to sequencing. Whether you’re totally new to aerial acrobatics or want to refresh your skills, this class has something for you! No experience is necessary. 

Introduction to Aerial Fabrics with Kristen
5:30 pm–7:00 pm, $15 Drop-in or $100 for package of 8
This class is so popular, we've added another one! Each class will feature warmup, conditioning, skills instruction, and flexibility training. Rotate through different circuit-based stations to get a full-body workout and get a strong grasp of aerial acrobatics! Open to all.

Open Jam (supervised open training) 
7:00 pm–8:30 pm, $10 cash only or Free to Members
Come practice the skills that you are working on in a supervised environment. While this is not a dedicated class, our staff will be on hand to help you with any tricks or exercises that you need a little guidance with. Open to all!

Mondays

Beginning Rope and Fabric with Dara
9:30 am–11:00 am, $18 Drop-in or $115 for 8-week package
Join Dara for this introductory class in the basics of aerial fabric and corde lisse, or aerial rope. Prerequisite: Must be able to do a hip key and straddle up from the ground.  Accepts cash, check and Paypal. No credit cards.

Circus Kids with Sarah
4:00 pm–5:00 pm, $60 per month 1st class $15
Your children will have fun learning a variety of circus disciplines in this multi-age class. Rotating through various stations, such as aerial sling, static trapeze, juggling, and hula hooping, they will be encouraged to move their bodies in a safe and playful way. Please call ahead to register for this class. 

Tuesdays

Circus Kids (Big Kids) with Sarah
4:00 pm–5:00 pm, $60 per month 1st class $15
This class explores the aerial disciplines in a more structured way that is appropriate for older children. Ages 10-14. Please call ahead to register for this class. 

Open Jam (supervised open training)
7:00 pm–8:30 pm, $10 cash only or free to members
Come practice the skills that you are working on in a supervised environment. While this is not a dedicated class, our staff will be on hand to help you with any tricks or exercises that you need a little guidance with. Open to all!

Wednesdays

Circus Kids with Sarah
4:00 pm–5:00 pm, $60 per month 1st class $15
Your children will have fun learning a variety of circus disciplines in this multi-age class. Rotating through various stations, such as aerial sling, static trapeze, juggling, and hula hooping, they will be encouraged to move their bodies in a safe and playful way. This class is currently full. Please call to be put on a wait-list.

Mixed Level Aerial Fabrics with Dara
5:30–7:00 pm, $18 Drop-in or $115 for 8-week package
Join Dara for this mixed-level aerial fabrics class that will focus on drop progressions. Develop correct form, body engagement, and skill progression. Prerequisite one pull-up. Accepts cash, check and Paypal. No credit cards.

 

 


 

Thursdays

Mixed Apparatus for Teens and Adults with Sarah
4:00 pm–5:00 pm, $20 drop-in or $60/Month 1st class $15
This mixed age, multiple apparatus class will teach you to be circus strong! Appropriate for all skill and movement backgrounds, the class will feature both solid and vertical apparatus. Please call ahead to register for this class.

Partner Acrobatics & Acrobatic Yoga
6:00 pm–8:00 pm, $15
Half class and half jam, this get-together of the Albuquerque acro-yogis is a fantastic introduction to acrobatic yoga. This practice usually involves two people supporting each other through dynamic yoga-inspired postures. No partner required.

Acro Jam immediately following class
8:00 pm–9:30 pm, free w/class attendance, or drop-in for $5

Fridays

Circus Tinies with Sarah
9:30 am–10:30 am, $20 drop-in or $60/Month 1st class $15
This relaxed class will use the fabrics and other circus objects, such as balls and hoops, to create a playful and bonding time for you and your little one. One adult per child required. Open to children ages 6 months - 4 years. Please call ahead to register.  (Must have 3 or more participants registered to run class.)

Intro to Aerial - Mixed Apparatus & Fabrics with Dara
 11:00 am–12:30 pm, $18 Drop-in or $115 for 8-week package
This mixed apparatus class is great for beginners or seasoned aerialists who want to work on their technique. Intro to inversions, basic climb, ab/shoulder conditioning, basic progressions on any apparatus, and footlocks. Accepts cash, check and Paypal. No credit cards.

Intermediate/Advanced Fabric with Dara
5:00 pm–6:30 pm, $18 Drop-in or $115 for 8-week package
Take your fabric practice to the next level in this class geared toward intermediate and advanced students. Prerequisite: Single star and hip key from climb.  Accepts cash, check and Paypal. No credit cards.

Circus Vitamins: Handstand Exploration with Fantina
7:15 pm–8:15 pm, 2/2, 2/9, 2/16, 2/23                                            $10 cash only or free to members
ABQ Circus Arts is proud to announce it's "Circus Vitamins" series. This series of month-long workshops are designed to supplement and enrich your existing circus practice and to be a welcoming invitation to folks who are just getting started. 

Come join us on our handstand journey! Explore different ways to strengthen and find balance to work toward that free, vertical handstand. Open to all!

Saturdays

Flex with Andrea
10:00 am–11:00 am, $15 Drop-in or $80 for 8-week package    Flex with Andrea is a weekly class geared toward aerialists, acrobats, and movers of all persuasions! Learn to access your body's natural range of motion in a safe and stable way. Whether your goal is to finally get your splits, or to increase your body functional movement ability, this class is a must! Please call ahead to register for this class.

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