Youth Circus

Youth Circus class information

Below is a weekly timetable to give you an idea of our programme. For more details about each class and to book your child online please click the relevant class in the schedule below, or email: youthcircus@greentop.org.

  • Monday:  5:00pm - 6:00pm   Neighbourhood Circus Project

       18th November - 16th December​
       Our Neighbourhood Circus Programme kicks off with a free taster for young people           in walking distance of Greentop Circus, aged between 8 to 14 years old.
               

  • Tuesday:  4:00pm - 5:30pm   Home Ed Circus
    19th November - 17th December
    Weekly aerial (trapeze & silks) classes for Home Educated children and young people.

  • Wednesday: 4.30 - 6.00pm Circus Skills

A drop in class covering manipulation and equilibristic skills; Juggling - balls, scarves, rings, clubs. Also plate spinning, diablo, flower sticks, poi, stilt walking, tight wire & unicyling.

For children aged 8 years and up.

  • Wednesday: 6.00 - 7.30pm Youth Aerial Progression

A weekly progression class in aerial skills for children and young people of 8 - 16 years. This class is designed for those with a good standard of aerial skills.

  • Thursday: 6.00 - 7.30pm Youth Aerial

A weekly class in aerial skills for children and young people, 8+ (6 - 8 year olds by discussion). Trapeze & Silks with conditioning and warm ups/warm downs.

 

  • Friday: 4.45pm - 6.15pm Youth Aerial

A weekly class in aerial skills for children and young people, 8+ (6 - 8 year olds by discussion). Trapeze & Silks with conditioning and warm ups/warm downs.

  • Saturday: 9.30am - 4.30pm Youth Aerial - classes throughout the day

Weekly aerial skills classes aimed at children and young people, 8 - 16 years (6 - 8 year olds in Gp4). Please contact us to join these groups, or add yourself to the waiting list group by following the link below.

Currently a few spaces in Gp1 (9.30 - 11.00am) & Gp4.

Taster sessions are avavilable, please contact us for a session.

  • Sundays: 9.30 - 11.45am Circus Minis sessions

See below for more details

  • Spectrum Circus Sundays: 1.00 - 2.30pm & 3.00 - 4.30pm

See below for more details

Please go to the bottom of the page for terms & conditions.

Weekly Timetable
Schedule
(For more information and booking you may need to press 'Show More' at the bottom of the Schedule to find your dates) 
Circus Minis 

 

Autumn 2019 Dates:

  • 17th November

  • 15th December

Circus Mini Stars    5 - 8 year olds
Circus Minis          3 - 6 year olds

Fun filled early years circus covering a mixture of age appropriate basic skills such as hula hoop, scarf juggling, plate spinning, diablo, bucket stilts, flower sticks, beam, silk cocoons & trapeze.

There will be warm up/warm down games

Parents/carers will be involved their children's learning during the session.

£6.50 / child

To book your place on one of our sessions, see the Schedule above

Spectrum Circus
Autumn 2019 Dates:

  • ​    Sun 3rd,17th November

  • ​    Sun 1st, 15th December​

 
There will be two sessions each date:
1.00 - 2.30pm Spectrum Circus Red for 4 - 7 year olds
3.00 - 4.30pm Spectrum Circus Indigo for 8 - 13 year olds

 

Circus sessions for children with autism

A mixture of age appropriate basic skills such as hula hoop, scarf juggling, plate spinning, diablo, bucket stilts, flower sticks, beam, silk cocoons & trapeze.

There will be warm up/warm down games

 

Only six children per session, with three tutors

Parents/carers can be participating with their children's learning during the session

Price: £5/child

You can book a block of 4 sessions or single sessions online.

For further details contact Greentop on 0114 244 8828 or youthcircus@greentop.org

To book your place on one of our sessions, see the Schedule above

The spectrum circus sessions have been made possible with support from:

Sheffield Church Burgesses Trust

The Ironmongers Company

JG Graves Charitable Trust

Available through Greentop

Buy your Children's University Activity Passport though us - £3.50

As a Children's University learning destination, you can now purchase a Children's University passport through us. Contact the office to purchase yours.

Terms & Conditions

If you purchase a place on this workshop and subsequently find that you are unable to take it up please email youthcircus@greentop.org to let us know.

We will try and resell your place in which case you will be reimbursed. Unfortunately we will not be able to reimburse you unless we resell your place, and this is not guaranteed.

Greentop reserves the right to cancel this workshop with 7 days' notice in the event of it being undersubscribed. In this case your full fee will be reimbursed.

Testimonials

"One of the most important things my child has learned is that there are fun ways of learning based on mutual respect, sharing skill sets and encouragement.” Youth Circus parent

“My daughter feels more confident at Greentop Circus than any other environment outside home; she feels safe, happy and cared for.” Youth Circus parent

"I absolutely LOVE it." Tallulah Courtney,10 years old and has been doing aerial skills regularly at Greentop for over 3 years

“My child has become confident and incredibly strong for one so small!” Youth Circus parent

"One of the most important things my child has learned is that there are fun ways of learning based on mutual respect, sharing skill sets and encouragement.” Youth Circus parent

“It has given my daughter the confidence to have a go at something completely different. If you’re willing to try it, you might just surprise yourself.” Youth Circus parent

Greentop and Greentop Circus are trading names of Greentop Community Circus Centre

Registered Charity 1054722

Registered Company 3185290

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