Planning your Time

We can’t wait to show you what we have to amaze and entertain – plan your time so you don’t miss anything!

Thursday, June 23, 2022

TimeDescriptionVenueRegister
12:00 - 1:00 pmContortion Workshop with Eliza Gelinas- Lance: Let's Get BendyFirefly Theatre & CircusReserve a spot
3:00 - 4:00 pmKey Note Welcome Speech – Surviving and Thriving in Circus - Advice and Anecdotes from Marsha KenningtonCSJ Auditorium (1-08)Free - no registration required
7:00 pmPatio partyCafé BicycletteJoin us on the patio

Friday, June 24, 2022

TimeDescriptionVenueRegistration
10:00 - 11:00 amAcro workshop with Francis Proteau: Move out of the air and come play on the ground!Firefly Theatre & CircusReserve a Spot
11:00 - 12:30 pmRigging Hardware 101/How Not To Get Yelled at by People on the Internet with Graeme JanzenCampus Saint-Jean Amphitheatre (1-01)Free - no registration required
1:00 - 2:30 pmPanel Discussion: Evolution of Artistic Practices Post-CovidCampus Saint-Jean Amphitheatre (1-01)Free - no registration required
3:30 - 5:00 pmPanel Discussion: Taking it to the Streets – Talking about Outdoor PerformingCampus Saint-Jean Amphitheatre (1-01)Free - no registration required
5:00 - 7:00 pm5@Cirque (Circus Happy Hour) with En PisteCafé BicycletteJoin us on the Patio
7:30 pmSweat and Ink (Barcode Circus Company, Montreal, QC)Timms Centre for the ArtsTickets for sale
9:30 pmIt’s a Wonderful Night Cabaret (AB)Timms Centre for the ArtsTickets for sale

Saturday, June 25, 2022

TimeDescriptionVenueRegistration
10:00 - 11:00 amHoop Workshops with Sidonie Adamson: Spin CycleSapphire Circus ArtsReserve a spot
10:00 - 11:00 amStraps Workshop with Patrick Chan and Nicole Schroeder: Basically, StrapsFirefly Theatre & CircusReserve a spot
11:30 - 12:30 amSilks Workshop with Nicole Schroeder: Split Tissue Workshop: We are never getting back togetherFirefly Theatre & CircusReserve a spot
11:00 - 3:00pmOutdoor Stilt Workshop with StiltCanadaCampus Saint-Jean - North-East Green spaceFree for All Drop-In
12:00 - 1:30 pmPanel Discussion: East Meets West – Developing Networks to Strengthen the Circus SectorCampus Saint-Jean Amphitheatre (1-01)Free - no registration required
2:00 - 4:30 pmIn the Fire (Femme de Feu Creations, Toronto, ON) & Fish at the Bottom of the Sea (Screaming Goats Collective, Calgary, AB) - A Double Bill of Solo Devised Creations. Followed by Artist Talkback on the Creative ProcessCampus Saint-Jean - Western Green spaceTickets for sale
7:30 pmTHROWBACK (The Street Circus, Winnipeg, MB)Timms Centre for the ArtsTickets for sale

Sunday, June 26, 2022

TimeDescriptionVenueRegistration
10:00 - 11:00 amContortion Workshop with Eliza Gelinas- Lance: Let's Get BendyFirefly Theatre & CircusReserve a spot
10:00 - 11:30 amHoop Workshops with Sidonie Adamson: Choreo Beyond FlowSapphire Circus ArtsReserve a spot
12:00 - 4:00 pmOutdoor Stilt Workshop with StiltCanada – Going HigherCampus Saint-Jean - North East Green spaceFree - Sign up on Saturday
12:00 pmPanel Discussion: Ok, I’m Inspired, Now What? Professional Development Options for Circus Artists. Facilitator Tim Roberts (in French & English) Campus Saint-Jean Auditorium (1-08)Free - no registration required
2:00 - 3:00 pmHandstands workshop with Francis Proteau: Give your legs a break, walk on your hands!Firefly Theatre & CircusReserve a Spot
2:00 pmTHROWBACK (The Street Circus, Winnipeg, MB)Timms Centre for the ArtsTickets for sale

Where to Stay

The Varscona has given us a great offer to pass on to you. Use this link (or click on the logo above) to get our special ACAF rate which includes parking and a hot breakfast for two. The Varscona is just down the road from our French Quarter venues and is an icon of Old Strathcona.

Places to Eat

Head down the street to Old Strathcona for a perfect blend of incredible shopping, and world-class dining! Whether you’re searching for that perfect statement piece, or indulging in our incredible food and drink scene, you can find it all on Whyte.

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