Flying Fruit Fly Circus Yackandandah

The Flying Fruit Fly Circus has been training and touring new generations of professional circus artists for nearly 40 years and now, we are right here on your doorstep in Yackandandah.

This  new collaboration aims to enhance the range of circus, dance and drama classes on offer to our local communities. Fruities trainers will bring their specialist skills to Yackandandah to coach alongside circus professionals, and Yack locals, Xavier and Zoe Pinard.

Circus training provides many positive health and social benefits for kids and adults alike.

So give it a try, you really don’t have to run very far to join our circus. Email Zoe to find out more or enrol!


Pre School Circus

Children will be introduced to the foundations of circus arts through skills such as tight wire, scarf juggling, hula hoops, pyramids, tumbling, mini tramps, trapeze and aerial silks. Improved development of hand eye coordination, balance, strength, confidence, spatial awareness and social skills are just some of the benefits enjoyed from this program.

Wednesday 10 Oct – 12 Dec 9.30am – 10.15am $150
10 Oct – 12 Dec 10.15am – 11.00am $150
10 Oct – 12 Dec 11.15am – 12.00pm $150
Friday 12 Oct – 14 Dec 10.15am – 11.00am $150
12 Oct – 14 Dec 11.15am – 12.00pm $150

School Age Circus

FFFC-Yackandandah-FeetWith a key focus on acrobatics and aerial skills, children will have fun with peers whilst developing confidence, strength, flexibility, coordination and balance. Classes are carefully designed to cater for mixed levels in a non competitive, safe environment.

Tuesday 9 Oct – 11 Dec 3.45pm – 4.45pm Young Primary $170
9 Oct – 11 Dec 4.45pm – 5.45pm Middle / Senior Primary $170
Wednesday 10 Oct – 12 Dec 4.00pm – 5.00pm Young Primary $170
10 Oct – 12 Dec 5.00pm – 6.00pm Middle Primary $170
Thursday 11 Oct – 13 Dec 4.15pm – 5.15pm Young / Middle Primary $170
11 Oct – 13 Dec 5.15pm – 6.15pm Middle / Senior Primary $170
Friday 12 Oct – 14 Dec 4.00pm – 5.00pm Young Primary $170
12 Oct – 14 Dec 5.00pm – 6.00pm Senior Primary / Teenager $170
Saturday 13 Oct – 15 Dec 12.30pm – 1.30pm Open Access Circus $170
13 Oct – 15 Dec 1.30pm – 2.30pm Mixed / Siblings Circus $170

Aerial-FFFC-YackandandahAdults / Teenage Circus

Have fun while developing core strength, balance, flexibility and coordination. Students will be offered lessons in hula hoops, aerial skills, acrobatics, pyramids, tight wire, juggling and group skipping. In this group we enjoy watching students supporting and celebrating each others achievements and efforts.

Tuesday 9 Oct – 11 Dec 5.45pm – 6.45pm Teenagers / Adults $170
Wednesday 10 Oct – 12 Dec 9.15am – 10.15am Adults $170

 


Aerial-Hammock-FFFC-YackandandahAdults/Teenage Specialist Aerial Class

Students will work on aerial hammocks, aerial silks and trapezes. Time will be allocated for group work on the hammocks and for individual exploration and learning on the silks and trapezes.

Wednesday 10 Oct – 12 Dec 6.30pm – 7.30pm Teenagers / Adults $170

 

 


Yoga with Katja

Katja_Yoga_trikonasana_web copyKatja’s classes are designed to support children through the crossroads of adolescence, helping them root their feet in the ground as they reach for the stars.

Students will learn Yan (strong, energetic) and Yin (cooling, calming) asanas (poses), Vinyasa flow sequences, desk yoga, yoga dance, visualisation, pranayama (breath control), relaxation and simple techniques of mindfulness which can be used in everyday situations in order to increase their sense of well-being.

Katja is a certified yoga teacher for young children, teenagers and families and a qualified PE teacher.

Thursday 8 – 29 Nov 6.15pm – 7.15pm Pre-teen (9 – 12 yrs) $68

Dance with Chelsea Skilton

Through dance, students will improve their coordination, motor skills, rhythm and musicality in a fun and friendly environment.

Pre-School Dance Saturday 13 Oct – 15 Dec 9.00am – 9.45am Pre-School $150
Ballet & Jazz Saturday 13 Oct – 15 Dec 9.45am – 10.30am Young Primary $150
Intro to Dance Saturday 13 Oct – 15 Dec 10.30am – 11.30am Middle Primary $170
Jazz & Hip Hop Saturday 13 Oct – 15 Dec 11.30am – 12.30pm Middle / Senior $170

 


Drama with Brendan Hogan

An introduction to improvisation and storytelling, this class uses drama games and play-making to build imagination, creativity and confidence. Above all else, it’s fun!

Monday 8 Oct – 17 Dec 4.30pm – 5.30pm 9 – 10 years $170
8 Oct – 17 Dec 5.30pm – 6.30pm 11 – 13 years $170

 

 

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