From: Berkeley Juggling & Unicycling Cooperative <festival.info@...>
Sent: Friday, September 27, 2013 11:00 AM
Subject: Bay Area Circus Arts Festival next weekend! (Oct 4-6)
The Berkeley Juggling and Unicycling Cooperatives are hosting our 8th
annual festival NEXT weekend! Please help us spread the word!
Where: Alameda High Gym, 1300 Oak St, Alameda CA (many activities
will take place just outside the gym on the field)
When: 5pm Friday Oct 4 through 5pm Sunday Oct 6
Circus Arts Show:
Where: Kofman Theater, Alameda (right next to the festival)
When: 7pm Saturday Oct 5
Tickets: $15 Adults, $5 kids
More info and advance tickets available at: http://CircusArtsShow.com/show
(This show is a benefit for Arts in Education and the Medical Clown Project.)
As always, the festival itself (including all workshops) is FREE!
What’s in it for
Jugglers: Solo and multi-person, beginner through advanced club and
ball juggling workshops all day every day. Juggling competitions
(with prizes) on Sunday!
Unicyclists: Unicycle basketball games, uni Tug-of-War, mountain
unicycle rides, big wheel party ride, etc.
Aerialists: A 26 foot free standing aerial rig (plus other shaded
rigging points), static trapeze, silks, and more. Signup is required
for aerial workshops – proper stretching and instruction will be given
before access to aerial props is allowed.
Acro: The Athletic Playground is leading acro-yoga and handstand
workshops on Saturday and Sunday.
Hoopers: Workshops, Cherry Hoops, and come
join us for an afternoon
(2:30pm) groovin’ hoop jam on World Hoop Day (Saturday, Oct 5)!
Other Circus Artists: Workshops on poi, whip cracking, ball spinning,
crafting balloon animals, staff spinning, card tricks, and more!
Uncoordinated enthusiasts: Learn to juggle, learn to ride a unicycle,
play kickball, watch REALLY skilled people do all this stuff, and make
some new friends!
See you next weekend!