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We have classes for everyone. Looking for a fun, dynamic workout that's far from your typical fitness class? Are you an aspiring performer and need the skills and motivation to excel on stage and in life? Kinetic Theory Circus Arts has the only progressive, skill-based circus theatre training program in the Los Angeles area.

Fall SESSION 2017
Adult Classes (Ages 16+)

August 28 - December 17 (No classes November 23)

Enroll for the session, or drop-in. Drop-ins close 3 weeks prior to the end of the session in preparation for student demos.

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AERIAL ARTS

LEVEL I

MONDAYS 6:00-7:30pm
WEDNESDAYS 7:30-9:00pm
SUNDAYS 4:00-5:30pm

LEVEL II & III

TUESDAYS 10:00am-12:00pm
WEDNESDAYS 7:30-9:30pm
Level I students in this class will learn the basics of aerial training gaining a strong foundation of skills on static trapeze, aerial rope and aerial silk. A strong emphasis is placed on developing strength and flexibility as well as building a basic trick repertoire including simple combinations and choreography.

Level II students will begin to focus on a specific apparatus while continug to build a strong foundation in all aerial techniques. Each session culminates in an in-class demo performance.

SPECIALIZED AERIAL TRAINING (Coach Approval Required)

HOOP - LEVEL II & III

SUNDAYS 1:00-3:00pm

TRAPEZE - LEVEL III

MONDAYS 7:30-9:30pm

AERIAL PERFORMANCE LAB - LEVEL III

THURSDAYS 11:00am-1:00pm

Silk - LEVEL III

MONDAYS 7:30-9:30pm

PARTNER AERIAL

SUNDAYS 2:00-4:00pm

AERIAL STRAPS

(Contact us to get on the interest list) These classes are for experienced aerialists ready to put their skills to work on stage. Continued work on conditioning and skill development is emphasized, while exploring improvisation and choreography. Each session culminates in an in-class demo performance.

CONTORTION & FLEXIBILITY

CONTORTION - LEVEL I

TUESDAYS 10:00-11:30am (Level I & II Combined)
WEDNESDAYS 6:00-7:30pm
SUNDAYS 4:00-5:30pm (Level I & II Combined)

CONTORTION LEVEL II & III
(Coach Approval Required)

THURSDAYS 11:00am-1:00pm
CONTORTION - LEVEL I
The acrobatic art of contortion requires not only flexibility and grace but strength and muscle control. Students will learn proper stretching and conditioning techniques and work basic skills as well as fundamental elements of choreography. Each session culminates in an in-class demo performance.

CONTORTION LEVEL II & III
This class is for more experienced contortion students who are striving to reach a higher level of skill and put those skills to work on stage. Students continued to work on flexibility, control and skill development with a strong emphasis on hand-balancing skills, while exploring improvisation and choreography. Each session culminates in an in-class demo performance.

HAND-BALANCING

MONDAYS 6:00-7:30pm
WEDNESDAYS 6:00-7:30pm
SUNDAYS 1:00-2:30pm
Hand-balancing is a circus discipline that requires strength, control and, of course, balance. Students will learn proper technique and exercises to improve form, strength and flexibility while working on a repertoire of skills on the floor, on benches, pommels and other equipment.

ACROBATICS & PARTNER ACRO

TEEN / ADULT ACROBATICS

MONDAYS 7:30-9:00pm
WEDNESDAYS 7:30-9:00pm
SUNDAYS 2:30-4:00pm

CHINESE POLE

(Contact us to get on the interest list)

PARTNER ACROBATICS

(Contact us to get on the interest list) BEGINNING
Learn the basics of tumbling and hand-balancing. A great workout and foundation class for any circus discipline.

INTERMEDIATE/ADVANCED
Experienced acrobats and gymnasts can take their skills to the next level in this intensive acro class. Students will continue to work their tumbling and hand-balancing skills while exploring other acrobatic styles and appartus such as hoop diving, partner acrobatics/adagio, jump rope and more. A strong emphasis will be placed on technique as well as choreography development. Each session culminates in an in-class demo performance. *Coach evaluation/approval required.

CHINESE ACROBATICS
This class teaches fundamentals of Chinese style circus including: basic tumbling, hoop-diving and Chinese pole. A strong emphasis is placed on building strength and proper technique.

*Students must wear pants and proper shoes for Chinese pole. Flat rubber soles: martial arts, wrestling or rubber water shoes are required. Inquire with the office for details.

PARTNER
Learn the art of acrobatic adagio. Building trust, strength and skills as a team are just part of partnering. Students will work on counter-balancing, foot to hand, hand to hand, lifts, balancing poses and transitional movements and create a short piece to perform for the end of the session.

CIRCUS WORKOUTS

Circus PILATES

THURSDAYS 10:00-11:00am

PLAYTIME WORKOUT

WEDNESDAYS 6:30-7:30pm
CIRCUS PILATES
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PLAYTIME WORKOUT
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PHYSICAL THEATRE

SUNDAYS 6:00-7:30pm
Through both traditional and unconventional theatre exercises students will explore how to use their bodies, face and voices to communicate emotion, characters and stories. A vital class for any performance students, actors, dancers or anyone who wants to push the limits of their expression and communication skills.

COMMUNITY TRAINING TIMES

Available for Enrolled Students or Professionals

MONDAYS 12:00-4:00pm
TUESDAYS 6:00-9:00pm
WEDNESDAYS 12:00-4:00pm
THURSDAYS 6:00-9:00pm
FRIDAYS 12:00-4:00pm
Prior approval is required.
Please contact us for more information.

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We are always taking suggestions for new classes. Contact us with your requests.

PRIVATE LESSONS

Individual and group private lessons are available in contortion, hand-balancing, acrobatics or partner acrobatics and aerial arts as well as mime, character development, physical improvisation, choreography and act development.

PERFORMANCE PROGRAMS

Pre-Professional Training and Performance Program for Teens and Adults
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