Coach Qualifications and information:
Katie has been coaching in between her performing commitments at Adelaide’s Cirkidz Circus since she graduated as a Cirkidz troupe member 20 years ago. Her coaching has involved teaching from ages 3 to adult and teaching across a range of different platforms including many social circus programs teaching people from ‘at risk’ and minority backgrounds. Katie has also taught many indigenous circus programs working closely with Aboriginal communities to deliver the best program possible.
In addition to coaching at Cirkidz, Katie has taught at circus festivals including the Western Australian Circus Festival and the Tasmanian Circus Festival. She has also taught independently for countless arts festivals, both primary and secondary schools and in corporate settings.
Primary School Teacher:
Katie is a qualified Primary School Teacher holding a Masters of Education from the University of South Australia.
SkyHigh Circus Arts:
In 2019 Kate and her partner Leo, started a small circus school in the Adelaide Hills called SkyHigh Circus Arts: http://skyhighcircusarts.com
Have an unforgettable experience and be a circus performer for the day!
Sky High Circus Arts is running a CIRCUS SKILLS WORKSHOP
in the Hudsons Circus Big Top 10am every Saturday morning!
Workshops will have a focus on having fun and learning new skills
in a non-competitive, supportive and inclusive environment.
Every workshop will begin with a physical warm up game followed by a group stretch.
Skills taught could include the following:
Students will learn different ways to make shapes
with each other by making pyramids in a safe and fun way.
Such as unicycle, rola bola and balancing objects.
Creative dance skills:
Including exploring movement through structured improvisations
and learning choreographic tools.
Explored through theatre sports games and improvisation techniques.
Such as hula hoop, juggling, diabolo, flower sticks, poi and plate spinning.
Slapstick and Clowning:
Students will learn some of the classic slapstick moves
and ways to explore their natural clown.
Our workshop is suitable for children from 5-15 years
of all skills levels and abilities.
90 minutes of circus workshop
1 child - $35
2-5 children* - $30 per child
6+ children* - $25 per child
*Group discounts must be booked and paid for in the one transaction
Come and have fun with us!