The Firefly Circus Academy is dedicated to providing professional development opportunities to our staff and students. We have brought world reknown, cutting edge international aerialists and coaches to Edmonton to teach workshops to our staff and students. Past workshops have included instruction by:

  • Sylvain Rainville, École nationale de cirque, Quebec
  • Sarah Holmes, Paper Doll Militia, Scotland
  • Fred Deb, Cie Drapés Aériens, France
  • Serenity Smith-Forchion, NECCA, United States
  • Ross Travis, SF Circus Center, United States
  • Bev Sobleman, Versatile Arts, United States
  • Liz Cooper, Momentum Aerial Dance, Canada

Trapeze and Hoop with Toronto’s Joanne Lynn Galligan

Trapeze and Hoop
with Toronto’s Joanne Lynn Galligan!

Joanne is a Toronto-based Aerial Circus Instructor, Calisthenics Coach, and Personal Trainer.  Training circus arts since 2005, and teaching aerial arts since 2009, she has travelled across Canada, the USA, and Europe coaching athletes, actors and dancers. Currently she coaches aerial circus at Hercinia Arts Collective, and Calisthenics at DeltaTrain Liberty Village. 
She firmly believes in hard work, but also that fitness should have an element of fun for it to be sustainable.

Wednesday, March 18th, 2020
Trapeze Fundamentals & Sequences, Level 2 & Up
6:00pm – 7:30pm

Aerial Hoop Fundamentals & Sequences, Level 2 & Up
7:45pm – 9:15pm

Workshops are $42 + GST. Enrollment is limited – sign up now!

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