September 28th @ 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.
See a talented group of student aerialists perform in the All Aerial Student Showcase at the Trapeze School of New York (DC) in Navy Yard. Enjoy an array of thrilling aerial routines on silks, straps, static trapeze, lyra, rope and Spanish web. With your ticket, you also receive an entry into a raffle for a free class at TSNY-DC.
Find tickets ($20 adults, $12 youth 12 and under) by searching for 9/28 on the class registration page of the TSNY-DC website. Note that youth and adult tickets must be purchased through separate transactions.
The show is approximately one hour in length.
Trapeze School of New York (DC)
1299 New Jersey Ave. SE
Washington, D.C. 20003
February 25th @ 3:30 p.m.
In a poetic blend of circus and performance art, seven artists use dazzling stunts to convey the real-world theatrics women face in the quest for equality. Featuring a cast of six strong female leads and some male eye candy, Hysterical shares stories of women’s opinions, nerves, and naked ambition.
Buy tickets at this link.
Content information: Swearing or coarse language – rare or mild, Sexual content – rare or mild. Best suited to age 13+.
About Alter Circus
Alter Circus is a feminist company, which uses contemporary circus and performance art as vehicles to challenge gender norms and celebrate the rebellious spirit, strength, and grace of women. The company’s founder and director, Jessica John, rejects narrative structure as a primary humanizing device and allows virtuosity to flourish alongside Alter’s compelling visuals.
Atlas Performing Arts Center
1333 H St. NE
Washington, D.C. 20002
April 26th-29th @ Monarca in Flight
Enjoy four explosive days of Circus, Circus, Circus, Circus! Register for workshops in sling, lyra, fabric, trapeze, German wheel, acro, makeup, and much more. The illustrious list of instructors includes Ukoiya Mastin, Benn Mendoza, Bobby Taylor, Chris Delgado, Jessica John, Gwynne Flanagan, Kat Milburn, Acoatzin Torres and Kat Stroot.
Register at this link, to snag your spot before this amazing weekend sells out!
Monarca in Flight
3431-F Carlin Springs Road
Falls Church, VA 22041