The Actors Gymnasium
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Kiana Harris Simon
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Actors Gymnasium's Circus School Welcomes Spring with New Session of Classes

EVANSTON, IL The Actors Gymnasium Circus & Performing Arts School starts registration today for their Spring session beginning on March 31. Classes include unique offerings in subjects such as Aerial Arts, Circus Fitness, Stage Combat, Imaginastics, Parent-Tot Circus, and Parkour. 


The Actors Gymnasium is dedicated to teaching circus and aerials arts, physical theatre and multi-disciplinary performance. Their highly-skilled faculty teach classes for both adults and kids, as well as extremely popular and innovative skill building camps and workshops throughout the year. 


Due to popular demand, The Actors Gymnasium has expanded its Parkour and Art du Deplacement classes to provide options for both adults and children. Students learn the disciplines in which practitioners use their bodies to interact with and traverse all type of environments while simultaneously focusing on mental and spiritual development.

Society of American Fight Directors President Chuck Coyl returns to The Actors Gymnasium this Spring to teach a new Single Weapon Certification Sword and Shield workshop. This class will cover the basics of staged sword and shield combat including sword attacks, shield attacks, slashing attacks, binds, moulinets, parries and defense work. Participants will have the opportunity to take the SAFD skills proficiency test at the conclusion of the session.


The new session of classes in Circus and Performing Arts begins March 31 - June 8, 2014. There are no classes April 7 - 13 and May 26 for Memorial Day. 
Further class offerings for kids and adults of all ages and skill levels include Act Up & Dance, Aerial Arts, Circus Arts, Contortion, Gymnastics, Parent - Tot Circus and Tumbling.  


Registration for all Spring classes are now open at Classes fill quickly and limited space is available.


The Actors Gymnasium is located at the Noyes Cultural Arts Center, 927 Noyes Street, Evanston, IL - just off of the Noyes purple line 'L' stop. For additional information on The Actors Gymnasium's innovative classes, class descriptions, and performances, please visit or call 847-328-2795.

About The Actors Gymnasium

The Actors Gymnasium is dedicated to bringing a new physicality to the American Theatre. Encouraging ground-breaking theatrical exploration, The Actors Gymnasium teaches circus arts, physical theatre and multi-disciplinary performance to children and adults; produces original, daring works of circus-theatre; and serves as a talent resource, providing performance opportunities to our students and innovative professional event entertainment for a wider audience.  At The Actors Gymnasium, people Learn To Fly - physically, emotionally, and creatively.

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Contact Kiana Harris Simon:, 847-328-2795
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