Circus Texts Sacred Arts

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Time Flies Circus

While you may not think of Judaism and circus as a likely pairing, they have been connected for millennia. We will learn about the many references made to circus arts through our sacred literature, and then learn the circus skills they talk about!

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Course Details

Description

While you may not think of Judaism and circus as a likely pairing, they have been connected for millennia. We will learn about the many references made to circus arts through our sacred literature, and then learn the circus skills they talk about!

  • Week 1: Simchat Beit Hashoevah - Juggling
  • Week 2: Rabbi Broka, Elijah, and the Jesters - Clowning
  • Week 3: Biblical References Balancing
Requirements
In this class we will be moving around- make sure you have plenty of space to move around!
Supply List

Only house items!

Teacher

Ayal Prouser
Ayal Prouser
Time Flies Circus is a circus education company whose goal is to bring circus to as many people as possible. The two founders Ayal and Claire have collective experience longer than either of them has been alive! Circus has brought them around the world including Asia, Africa, Europe, and all around the United States and Canada. They have worked with major circus companies such as the Big Apple Circus, Bindlestiff Family Cirkus, American Youth Circus Organization, STREB Lab for Action Mechanics, New York Fringe, and have together taught thousands of individuals a variety of circus skills ranging from the amateur to the pre-professional. Whether it includes creating shows, acts, pre-professional training, recreational circus training, graduate courses, or one-time circus workshops, Time Flies Circus has a deep passion for art education and loves sharing the joy of circus with as many people as possible.