Here & Now

UniverSoul Circus is in town with their lively displays of daring circus skills and enthralling visuals tonight (6/7) through June 16th at Baltimore’s Security Square Mall. They will also visit National Harbor June 20th-July 28th. Visit this link to buy tickets to either location.

Chris Gatti, a veteran Cirque du Soleil performer, will be teaching a beginner handstand workshop next Thursday (6/13) at Monarca in Flight in Falls Church, with registration 
at this link. Chris will also teach beginner and intermediate handstand workshops at CrossFit Bethesda next Saturday (6/15) and Sunday (6/16), with tickets available at this link.

For parents seeking summer camps specializing in circus skills, check out these great local options:

  • Emilia’s Gymnastics in Laurel will run camps June 17th to August 30th, including gymnastics, swimming, arts and crafts, field trips and fun weekly themes. Their schedule includes options for walk-in campers and single-day participants. Visit their website for more information.
  • Undefined Fútbol will offer their freestyle soccer academy as a week-long camp in Fairfax for ages 8-14 from June 17th-21st. Check out their website for all the details.
  • Gymkana at the University of Maryland’s School of Public Health will run weekly sessions to teach tumbling, trampoline, conditioning and more for GymTots (ages 5-7) and kids ages 8-16 from June 17th to July 26th. Visit their website to view the full program schedule.

Juggling meet-ups in the coming week include:

  • The Fairfax Jugglers will meet on Thursday (6/13) from 7:30-10 p.m. in the Key Middle School Cafeteria.
  • You can sign up for open juggling sessions at TSNY-DC on Fridays from 6-7 p.m. by registering on their website (tell them Christian sent you).

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May/June Calendar
6/7-6/16 UniverSoul Circus @ Security Square Mall (Baltimore)
 Beginner Handstands Workshop with Chris Gatti @ Monarca in Flight6/15-16 Beginner/Intermediate Handstand Workshop with Chris Gatti @ CrossFit Bethesda
 UniverSoul Circus @ National Harbor
 DC Weirdo Show: The Future is Genderful@ The Dew Drop Inn DC
 Eat Your Hart Out: A Fat Burlesque Revue@ GALA Hispanic Theatre
 L’homme Cirque: The One-Man Circus@ Strathmore