Emerald City Trapeze Arts

Emerald City Trapeze Arts in Seattle - Circus SchoolEmerald City Trapeze Arts, located in Seattle, is the Pacific Northwest’s premiere destination for Flying Trapeze, Aerial Arts, and Circus classes. No experience is required for our introductory Flying Trapeze and Aerial classes! Located just south of downtown Seattle, Emerald City Trapeze is housed in the former Canal Boiler Works building in SODO. Rustic charm shines through in its wood-beam construction and funky décor, but the real magic is up in the air. In addition to offering the widest range of circus classes in Seattle, we are proud to be one of Seattle’s most unique special event venues. We host weddings, corporate events, special occasions, and birthday parties! Featuring a full-sized flying trapeze rig, a professional theatrical performance stage and a stunning aerial studio, Emerald City Trapeze students and guests enjoy nearly 20,000 square feet of vibrant, historic space in which to learn circus and acrobatic arts from world-class instructors. Emerald City Trapeze’s world-class circus performances make for a truly memorable evening. Throughout the year, Emerald City Trapeze Arts gathers circus artists from around the world for a circus spectacular! These seasonal shows are sell-out events with High Flying Trapeze, dazzling Aerial performances, and sensational Circus acts! Part of life’s mystery is about figuring out what makes you happiest, and discovering a community around you in which you can thrive. At Emerald City Trapeze Arts, we think family is a group of people who believe in the same imaginary place… Are you ready for your first class?

Beginners are welcome!

Circus Etc. Cabaret | Radical Resilience
A Big Gay Circus Day & Show
June 22, 2024

SANCA is joining forces with our local queer circus community to bring you a BIG GAY CIRCUS DAY! Join us at Emerald City Trapeze on June 22nd, celebrating pride in circus style with an 18+ circus open house and the Pride edition of our Circus Etc. Cabaret show. Ever fancied juggling more than just your daily responsibilities? Kick off your evening with our open house—Come try out a range of different circus disciplines all under one roof with our professional coaches.

After our open house, stay inspired by joining us for “Radical Resilience“, a very special Pride Edition of our Circus Etc. Cabaret. See incredible performers share their stories of growth, identity, transformation.

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Beginner Flying Trapeze Classes in Seattle
Flying Trapeze, Circus and Aerial Shows in Seattle at Emerald City Trapeze
Parties and Events at Emerald City Trapeze Seattle's Premier Party Venue

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No experience is necessary!