"Circus arts training builds confidence, social skills and is more fun than just about anything else in the world of performing arts. That's why we're offering – and expanding – our circus for the 9th year!" -Kevin Rice, Artistic Director



Acrobatics, Aerial Fabric, Static Trapeze, Lyra, Juggling, Physical Comedy & Improv, Hooping, Trampoline and Movement

Ages 7 - 14

July 5-August 20, 2021

Week-long camp (4 days):  9am-2:30pm // Monday-Tuesday, Thursday-Friday // $380/week

Circus arts come alive again ---for the 9th year!--- at Payomet Performing Arts Center in Truro. Our team of professional certified instructors will be offering Circus Camp classes over a seven-week period for students ages 7 to 14. Every week will include aerial arts, acrobatics, juggling, mini-trampoline, physical comedy, improv, object manipulation, rope climbing and physical training geared to the level of each individual student.   


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Circus Skills Meet Mother Nature!

Ages 5-14

Wednesdays from July 7–August 18 // 10am-12pm
$30/child per class; chaperones free

Payomet's new Nature Ninjas class combines introductory circus skills with the natural environment of National Park’s Highland Center Truro. Taught by our team of professional circus artists, this class explores play and human’s natural connection to our environment through movement principles in Acrobatics, Parkour, Juggling, Object Manipulation and many other circus-inspired disciplines. Class will start and end at the ballfield at Highland Center. Parents are welcome to drop their children off for class or come along for the adventure. 

Who and what to bring:
This class is geared toward kids and families. Kids under 7 years old must have a parent or guardian attend class with them. All are welcome, including mixed-abilities. Please come with clothes you feel comfortable moving in, sneakers, high socks, water and expect to get a little dirty.


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“My son never used to rush out of the house – to anything. Now he does...to the car every time I take him to circus camp. It’s been a real growth thing for him.”