The circus school “Il Piccolo Circo del Sole” was conceived by Ambra Orfei under the supervision of the Orfei family.
The project was inspired by the experiences of other European and American cities and aims at getting the larger public closer to an unusual and fascinating reality as the circus is.
The circus school is a big opportunity for families, children and adults to meet in an unconventional way. It unleash creativity and encourages the learning of the disciplined lifestyle of circus artists, combining sports and entertainment.
The proposed disciplines are:
The courses end with a final performance. The students will make a full-blown show working in synergy with great circus artists.
Features of the pedagogic approach:
TARGET: children from 6 to 13
The pedagogic approach of the circus school is innovative and much appreciated by the parents.
This approach encompasses all the aspects of the artistic training and circus arts.
Children face several challenges: physical ones, due to the variety of techniques to learn; artistic, movement, acting ones and, not least, personal challenges dealing with team work, trust and good competition.
The regular and constant attendance to the courses allows a strong relationship between students and coaches, which makes learning easier and fun.