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Toronto Circus Centre Founder Jen Georgopoulos

About Toronto Circus Centre

Toronto Circus Centre is a space where aspiring acrobats of all ages and skill levels can experience the magic of life under the big top. A great way to get in top shape and have fun in a non-competitive environment. With so much variety in the circus, everyone will find their place to feel like a circus star!

Our founder, Jen Georgopoulos (jenflys.com), is a former competitive gymnast with a degree in Kinesiology. She has over 25 years’ experience in children’s programming and was owner and operator of a successful circus school the past 10 years. Jen is a professional circus artists who has been invited to work with the world’s top circuses. She also enjoys an exciting career as a stunt performer in film and television.

Check out our Classes, Camps & Parties below. In addition, we also offer Custom workshops for your school/sporting group. Email us for details!

Weekly Class Schedule - Winter/Spring 2018

Don't see the class day/time you need? Get in touch! We're adding new classes all the time -- yours may be next!

Wednesday Classes - Leaside:

4:00 - 5:00 pm  Kinder Cirque (ages 4-5)
4:00 - 5:30 pm  Circus Club (ages 6-11)
5:00 - 6:00 pm  Circus Fitness (on hiatus)
5:30 - 7:00 pm  Teen Circus (ages 11-17)
6:00 - 7:00 pm  Flexibility (on hiatus)
7:00 - 8:30 pm  Adult Aerial (on hiatus)

Saturday Classes - Leaside:

9:00 - 10:00 am  Circus Tots (ages 2-3)
9:00 - 10:30 am  Circus Club (ages 6-11)
10:00 - 11:00 am  Kinder Cirque (ages 4-5)
10:30 am - noon  Teen Circus (ages 11-17)
11:00 am - noon  Beginner Adult (age 18+)
Afternoon  Birthday Parties (age 2+)

Monday Classes - East End:

4:00 - 5:30 pm  Circus Club (ages 6-11)
5:30 - 7:00 pm  Youth Performance Troupe
(ages 8-17)
7:00 - 8:30 pm  Adult Aerial (age 18+)

Tuesday Classes - East End:

9:30 - 10:30 am  Circus Tots (ages 2-3)
10:30 - 11:30 am  Circus Flexibility w/ Aygul (adults)
5:30 - 7:00 pm  Teen Circus (ages 11-17)

Thursday Classes - East End:

4:00 - 5:30 pm  Creation Lab (By Approval Only)
5:30 - 7:00 pm  Youth Performance Troupe
(ages 8-17)

Open Gym @ The Redwood: our East End home, The Redwood, at 1300 Gerrard Street East hosts an Open Gym from 11am - 3pm daily, Monday - Friday. $10 drop-in rate.

Class, Camp & Party Details

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Summer Camps

A full week of circus fun! You’ll be amazed at what children can achieve in this immersive week of circus. Aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks as well as juggling, floor and partner acrobatics and clowning. There’s something for every junior circus star in training! Indoor and outdoor activities (weather permitting). Students invite parents to circus show at the end of the week – an attraction not to be missed!

– Ages: 4½ to 13 (kids need to be turning 5 in 2018 to qualify)
– Hours: are 9 am-4pm, Monday-Friday
– Rate: $339 + HST
– Extended hours available: Drop off as early as 8am and/or pick up as late as 5pm for an additional $50 + HST
– Single day options available @ $80 + HST/day, contact us for details
- Locations:
     - Leaside - Toronto Circus Centre @ Leaside United Church, 822 Millwood Road
     - East End - Toronto Circus Centre @ The Redwood, 1300 Gerrard Street East

Summer Camp 2018 Dates:
       - Leaside location:
              – Leaside, July 9th - 13th
              – Leaside, July 16th - 20th
              – Leaside, July 23rd - 27th
              – Leaside, July 30th - August 3rd
              – Leaside, August 13th - 17th
              – Leaside, August 20th - 24th
       - East End location:
              – East End, July 2nd - 6th
              – East End, July 9th - 13th
              – East End, August 20th - 24th
              – East End, August 27th - 31st
Register now!
Click here to read our 2018 Camps FAQ   NOTE: FAQ subject to change

Birthday Parties

What could be more fun than bringing your friends to your circus party!? Kids get to experience aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks as well as floor and partner acrobatics and juggling. Face painting and balloon animals for every child. Our parties are private and parents are welcome to bring in whatever nut-free food they wish.

- Ages 2 & up
- 1-¼ hours for circus fun
- 45 minutes for food, face painting and balloon animals
- $345 + HST for up to 10 children
- $13.50 + HST/additional child
- Locations:
     - Leaside - Toronto Circus Centre @ Leaside United Church, 822 Millwood Road
     - East End - Toronto Circus Centre @ The Redwood, 1300 Gerrard Street East
- Party timeslots at both locations are available on: Friday evenings & Saturday or Sunday daytimes.
- Contact us for date/time availability
- Check out our Parties FAQ and downloadable digital party invitation

Circus Tots

Jump, swing, twirl and tumble! Our tiniest troupe members explore aerial and ground circus acrobatics, encouraging fundamental movement skills and play. A parent/guardian and tot program. Ages 2-3.

- Spring Term:
       - Tuesdays (13 weeks), East End location (1300 Gerrard Street E @ The Redwood), March 27th – June 19th, 9:30 – 10:30 am, $260 + HST
       - Saturdays (11 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), March 24th – June 23rd, 9:00 – 10:00 am, $220 + HST
              - Saturday-only scheduling note: No classes on March 31st, May 12th & May 19th
– Drop-in available, $25 per class, tax included
Register now

Kinder Cirque

Creativity, confidence and co-ordination are at play in our Kinder Cirque class where our growing performers tackle circus feats of ground and aerial acrobatics. Ages 4-5.

- Spring Term:
       – Wednesdays (14 weeks), Mar 21st – Jun 20th, 4:00 – 5:00 pm, $280 + HST
       – Saturdays (11 weeks), Mar 24th – Jun 23rd, 10:00 – 11:00 am, $220 + HST
       - Scheduling note: No classes on March 31st, May 12th & May 19th
- Location:
     - Leaside - Toronto Circus Centre @ Leaside United Church, 822 Millwood Road
– Drop-in available, $25 per class, tax included
Register now

Circus Club

Experience life under the big top. There is something for every junior circus star in training in this program. Juggling, floor and partner acrobatics, aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks. Increase strength, flexibility, co-ordination, confidence and creativity. Enhance performance in any sport. Students invite parents to a circus show at the end of the year - an attraction not to be missed! Ages 6-11.

Spring Term:
       - Mondays (12 weeks), East End location (1300 Gerrard Street E @ The Redwood), Mar 19th – Jun 18th, 4:00 – 5:30 pm, $300 + HST
              – Monday scheduling note: no classes on April 2nd & May 21st
       – Wednesdays (14 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), Mar 21st – Jun 20th, 4:00 – 5:30 pm, $350 + HST
       – Saturdays (11 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), Mar 24th – Jun 23rd, 9:00 – 10:30 am, $275 + HST
              – Saturday scheduling note: no classes on March 31st, May 12th & May 19th
– Drop-in available, $35 per class, tax included (Drop-in available now for Leaside; Drop-in for East End begins on Mar 19th)
Register now

Teen Circus

Students train on aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks, as well as floor and partner acrobatics and juggling, with an option to focus on one apparatus if they wish. Whether they are a beginner, cross training for a primary sport, transitioning out of competitive sport or have aspirations towards a career in the circus, this is great class to keep in shape while having fun. Students invite parents to a circus show at the end of the year - an attraction not to be missed! Ages 11-17.

Spring Term:
       – Tuesdays (14 weeks), East End location (1300 Gerrard Street E @ The Redwood), Mar 20th – Jun 19th, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, $350 + HST
       – Wednesdays (14 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), Mar 21st – Jun 20th, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, $350 + HST
       – Saturdays (11 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), Mar 24th – Jun 23rd, 10:30 am – 12:00 pm, $275 + HST
              – Saturday scheduling note: no classes on March 31st, May 12th & May 19th
– Drop-in available, $35 tax included (Drop-in available now for Leaside; Drop-in for East End begins on Mar 20th)
Register now!

Youth Performance Troupe

A more intense circus training regimen for kids and teenagers with professional circus aspirations. This twice-weekly class focuses on individual acts and full show creation. Previous circus experience required. **Students must be enrolled in both Monday & Thursday performance classes** Ages 8-17.

- Spring Term:
       - Mondays & Thursdays (14 weeks), March 19th – June 21st, 5:30 – 7:00 pm, $650 + HS
       - Monday scheduling note: No classes on April 2nd & May 21st
- Location:
     - East End - Toronto Circus Centre @ The Redwood, 1300 Gerrard Street East
Register now

Circus Flexibility w/ Aygul

Dramatically increase your flexibility with top contortionist from the Chinese circus and Canada’s Got Talent finalist, Aygul Memet. Improve posture, relieve pain, increase range-of-motion for all sports and improve your lines for dance or aerial acrobatics. A solo- and partner-stretching class whose curriculum is taken from gymnastics, personal training, Chinese and Russian professional circus coaching techniques.

- Spring Term:
       – Tuesdays (13 weeks), East end location (1300 Gerrard Street East @ The Redwood), Mar 27th – Jun 19th, 10:30 – 11:30 am, $260 + HST
       – Wednesdays @ Leaside location -- on hiatus for Spring Term
– Drop-in available, $25 per class, tax included
Register now

Adult Aerial

Fly through the air with the greatest of ease! Have fun as you build strength, flexibility and agility through circus training. Aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks are offered, with the option to specialize if you wish. All levels welcome. Ages 18 and up.

Spring Term:
       – Mondays (12 weeks), East End location (1300 Gerrard Street E @ The Redwood), Mar 19th – Jun 18th, 7:00 – 8:30 pm, $300 + HST
              - Monday scheduling note: no classes on April 2nd & May 21st
       – Wednesdays @ Leaside location -- on hiatus for Spring Term!

– Drop-in available, $35 per class, tax included
Register now!

Beginner Adult Class

Have fun as you build strength, flexibility and agility through circus training! Aerial trapeze, hoop, rope and silks are used in combination with ground-based training techniques to get you up, up and away in no time. All levels welcome, this 1-hour class is especially geared towards adults with little to no circus experience. Ages 18 and up.

- Spring Term:
       – Saturdays (11 weeks), Leaside location (822 Millwood Road @ Leaside United Church), Mar 24th – Jun 23rd, 11:00 am – 12:00 pm, $220 + HST
       – Scheduling note: No classes on March 31st, May 12th & May 19th
– Drop-in available, $25 per class, tax included
Register now

Circus Fitness - on hiatus

Don’t just be fit, be CIRCUS fit! Circus Fitness is a one hour circuit workout using the aerial apparatus. Excellent alternative to the gym or cross training for any sport. All levels welcome - exercises are adapted to your individual needs.

- Spring Term:
       – Wednesdays @ Leaside location -- on hiatus for Spring Term!

What wonderful experiences and memories you are creating!
We will be back.

Chantal B.

My kids loved it!
A definite Leaside business to check out for those with kids.

Jennifer E.

Great teachers that create a fun environment with a real circus experience.

Dan K.

I am so very grateful for the spirit, confidence and happiness that finding your community has given to my son -- he simply loves coming to you and he couldn’t be prouder of himself. As a mom and a teacher, thank you for sharing your gifts of leadership, awe-inspiring athleticism and kindness.

Leah S.

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