Only a few weeks to go

By on April 22, 2016

Rehearsals are full steam ahead for A Smorgasbord of Circus! Not long to go now. Don’t forget to get your tickets for May 14th and 15th! Here’s a glimpse at what the Mini Spots and Little Spots groups have been

Puttin on a show

By on April 7, 2016

We’re getting ready for A Smorgasbord of Circus, which is a show we put on to showcase the amazing talents of the wonderful students and coaches at The Circus Spot. If you haven’t attended one of these before, you are

Making Plans

By on March 30, 2016

Ok, so we are thinking about doing something that might be a little crazy. There are a lot of unknowns that we need to work out first, any of which may mean it all falls through. But I’m really excited

7 Tips for making the most of your circus class (and your coach will love you for it)

By on September 8, 2015

So you’ve signed up for a circus class! Perhaps you’ve been attending for a while now? You might even be circussing several times a week. Now that you are investing a chunk of time and money into your acrobatic development,

It’s our birthday! The Circus Spot is 4 years old

By on April 1, 2015

Exactly four years ago today, I signed a lease on a building that now houses The Circus Spot – yep, on April 1st, a very appropriate date indeed! What started from an idea that I could create positive change in

Three fitness programs for busy people

By on March 5, 2015

Zoe Robbins is a circus performer, personal trainer and runs the Circus Fit classes for adults at The Circus Spot. Here she shares three of her favorite styles of fitness training that you can do at home. It’s already March

What do you call that thing? A quick guide to circus equipment

By on January 20, 2015

We teach a lot of different circus skills at The Circus Spot. So many things, and so many names. Luckily we’ve put together this handy guide so you can brush up on all the words… Static Trapeze Also known as

Where to from here? How kids progress through the youth classes at The Circus Spot.

By on December 2, 2014

As The Circus Spot has grown and developed, so have all of our students. In order to keep challenging them and developing their skills, we’ve created classes specifically structured to challenge at different stages of learning. Our Circus 101 classes

How to help your child do cartwheels and stand on their hands

By on November 13, 2014

More than a few years ago I made a life choice that means I spend a major part of my day teaching kids how to roll, tumble, climb things and more often than not do cartwheels and handstands. Strangely enough,

What do you get out of your circus?

By on October 26, 2014

Throughout the year I get to meet a huge variety of people who come through the door at The Circus Spot. With classes that cater for 3 year olds all the way up to adults, there are a range of