2020 Kids’ Summer Circus Camps


Summer Circus Camps at SANCA!

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant.
Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist at SANCA.
We are excited to announce our new partnership with SANCA! As Emerald City Trapeze Arts continues to grow and expand, we have crafted new and exciting opportunities for our students. SANCA is a premier circus school and national leader in youth circus, and we are thrilled to announce that all Circus Summer Camps will take place at SANCA with their specialty programing, incredible staff, and professional level equipment. We are passing the torch!

SANCA Camp Registration is Open!

SANCA offers an extensive day camp program for children age 6 and up. Our day camps allow students to develop physical skills, increase confidence, build self-esteem and get physically fit.
• No previous experience necessary to enroll in Core Generalist Circus Arts camps
• Core Generalist camps are beginning level
• ALL five-day camps include Flying Trapeze
• Specialty camps may have prerequisites.
• Our student to instructor ratio is 8:1 for maximum safety and fun.
• Full-day camps are 9am – 3pm.
• Due to Covid restrictions, after care is not available for Summer of 2020.
• Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.

General Circus Camps

Circus Odyssey:

[ages 6-8] An introduction to the wonders of circus arts for our youngest aspiring circus artists! Campers will develop increased body awareness through tumbling and balancing their bodies, work collaboratively in group activities including ring passing and partner acrobatics, and experience the exhilaration of soaring through the air on flying trapeze.  Campers will end the week by developing a short demonstration for family and friends! Full day camp with general Circus Arts & Flying Trapeze for $520

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.

Circus Ringmasters:

[ages 9-12] Campers will be presented with a wonderful introduction to many different circus   disciplines while working together in their groups to explore the joys of everything that SANCA has to offer! From Juggling to tumbling, aerial fabric to flying trapeze, there is so much to enjoy about circus camp. Each week will end with a skills demonstration for family and friends! Full day camp with general Circus Arts & Flying Trapeze, emphasis on creative exploration for $520

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.

Big Top Circus:

[ages 13-17] A great introduction for older campers new to circus arts, students will cultivate a wealth of circus skills in this multidisciplinary, generalist camp. By exploring a wide range of circus activities including aerial arts, acrobatics, equilibristics, object manipulation, german wheel and flying trapeze, campers will end the week having developed a broad foundation of circus skills which will be highlighted in a creative demonstration for family and friends! Full day camp with general Circus Arts & Flying Trapeze for $520

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.


SANCA Specialty Camp

(Specialty) Aerial Fundamentals:

[ages 9-12 & 13-17] Experience the empowering sensation of aerial arts in this camp for kids of all levels. Campers will practice on aerial rope, fabric, trapeze and sling with an emphasis on excellent technique and safety. Through careful progressions and building success one step at a time, this camp is designed to create success for all campers new to aerial arts or those continuing to develop their fundamentals. This camp integrates valuable cross-training in flexibility, conditioning and handstands to encourage proactive injury prevention and strength-building. Camp culminates in a group demonstration for family and friends at the end of the week. Full day camp with general Circus Arts and Aerial Specialization, includes Flying Trapeze for $540. Prerequisites: Enthusiasm for the aerial arts is the only prerequisite!

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.

(Specialty) Advanced Aerial*:

[ages 13-17] More experienced youth aerialists will work with our coaches to move beyond tricks to create a short aerial choreography, accompanied by the sound track of their choice. We will focus on excellent technique and careful progressions that create success for everyone. Each day will close with cross-training in flexibility and conditioning to build strength and encourage active injury prevention. Camp culminates with students individually presenting their developed choreographies for family and friends. Full day camp with general Circus Arts and Aerial Specialization, includes Flying Trapeze for $540. Prerequisites: Completion of a session of Level 2 aerial class or instructor approval at the time of enrollment. Students younger than 13 years old will be accepted with coach approval.

Limited availability. King County COVID-19 guidelines compliant. Daily cleaning and sanitation checklist.

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Sign Up! 

Call SANCA’s office at 206-652-4433 to enroll your campers!

Learn more about classes and policies online. The SANCA office processes all enrollments in the order that they are received.

Payment plan and scholarships are available. Please talk to our office staff about these options when you enroll your student. Our scholarship application can be found here. This form should only be completed after enrolling your student.

There is a registration fee of $15 per session. It is non-refundable.