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Aerial acrobatics workshop – Trapeze

November 4, 2011 - 1:54 pm No comment

 Aerial acrobatics workshop - trapeze

“Circus Arts Laboratory”

Aerial acrobatics workshop – Trapeze

As part of the project “Circus Arts Laboratory,” Cirkusfera in cooperation with the Association Cirkorama from Zagreb invites you to a Aerial acrobatics workshop – trapeze, artist Marie Mercadal.

The workshop is based on an approach through the trapeze dance movement and body posture in the air, feelings and  different rhythms, as well as directing students to build their own style. In addition to learning and establishing the basic figures, workshop will be focused on designing new ones. The work on the ground will be equally represented and interwoven with the work in the air.

Workshop is meant for all interested beginners and experienced acrobats, as well as persons engaged in acrobatics on silk or a rope.

People with physical disabilities are welcome, but they have to inform us at the beginning of the workshop, to adapt the exercise and avoid injury.

Mercadal Marie is a versatile french artist and art therapist, Who has a series of successes working in all fields of circus arts, both performing and educational.

The workshop will be held from 14 to 18 November 2011,  Cirkusfera space
BIGZ building, VI floor, Boulevard vojvode Misica 17.
The duration of the workshop is
3 hours per day.
Participation: 2000 dinars.
The number of participants is limited.

Circus skills workshops

October 23, 2011 - 6:33 pm 3 Comments

The program is designed as a suite of workshops and training sessions where each student can attend any workshop or training.

Duration: November, December

Price: 2000 dinars per month



18-20h aerial acrobatics workshop
20-22h open training


19-21h basic circus skills workshops


18-20h aerial acrobatics workshop
20-22h open training

Contact Person: Uros Kuridza tel: 066409247


Basic circus skills workshop

The workshop will include training of juggling and object manipulation, basic ground floor acrobatics , ekvilibrium (walking on a wire and flange).The workshops will be based on exercises to develop flexibility, sense of space, coordination, balance and strength exercises to develop the entire body.

During the workshop, through theory and practice participants will be familiarize with the skills represented in the circus and with props that are used for certain performance. Through the process of education, they will have the opportunity to explore circus art through their own prism. The workshops are designed by the system of group and individual performance, according to the preferences of each individual students.

Workshop Instructor: Milan Manic

Instructors at the open trainings: Uros Kuridza and Giorgio Ivanovic

Aerial acrobatics workshop

Workshop for beginners

Workshop contains basic acrobatic elements performed on the fabric, the key elements for security of acrobats, with progressive training and achievement of physical fitness for the transition to next acrobatic level.

Advanced workshop

Acquired skills from workshop for beginners, security and readiness in linking movements , work on individual and group choreography.

Aerial silk – combines acrobatic and dance movements in the air. Acrobatics on silk is a circus art that is classically done in two vertical fabric a minimum of 5 meters long. Acrobats use the fabric to wrap, suspend, fall, swing, and spiral their bodies into and out of various positions.

Aerial Ring – ring steel on which acrobats perform aerial acrobatics, balance in static poses and skillfully shows the beauty of movement and flexibility of the body in a dynamic linked figures.