Welcome to the
3rd Auckland Circus Convention
Performances - Workshops - Forums - Competitions
Victoria Park / Victory Convention Centre, 98 Beaumont St Freemans Bay
17th - 19th October 2014
Get ready for an action packed weekend of workshops suitable for beginner to advanced, spectating or participating in exciting competitions, and being entertained by World Class Performers from around the globe.
Come on down and get amongst Auckland's vibrant circus culture and get a workshop in: Acrobatics, Juggling & Object Manipulation, Aerials, Unicycle, Clowning, Tight Rope and so much more. We have the best local tutors Auckland has to offer, and special guests tutors Mason West, (ex Circo Arts tutor and Circus Oz Acrobat) and Chris Carlos, (Spin Academy Director, Melbourne).
Get a ticket to The Circus Spectacular Gala Show! Hosted by The Blingling Bros (NZ Circus Award Winners 2013). With special performances by International and National Circus Stars, amazing acts that need to be seen to be believed!
What does the future of circus look like in New Zealand? We invite practitioners and circus leaders to join us in looking back at the last decade, where we are now, where we want to go and how we get there. Lets look at our history, present and future in an international context together.
Book in a space for the Pre-Convention master classes by one of our special guests Mason West. A two day intensive focus workshop where as well as learning acrobatic technique and form, you will also learn safe teaching and performance methods, industry know how, and general information about acrobatics in the circus! Limited spaces available so book fast.
And come to Family Circus Sunday in Victoria Park and enjoy workshops for the whole family, pull up a rug and watch the fun but fierce competitions in the Circolympics, and even have a game of frisbee or three!
All tickets go on sale September 15th.
So we've got an exciting, fun filled weekend planned for you all, whether your a dedicated circo head already or just have an interest in circus and want to see what its all about, there's something for everybody at The Auckland Circus Convention 2014!