Circus Warehouse!

Circus Warehouse!

Suzi Winson, Gino Farfan and Michelle Arvin’s Circus Warehouse is New York City’s premier circus training facility.

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High on Highwire

High on Highwire

Walfer Guerrero’s recent Highwire Workshop at Circus Warehouse marked the first time I ever walked on a wire. I wasn’t all that nervous at the outset, seeing the wire we would be walking was only two feet off the floor.

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Circus Fashionistas

Circus Fashionistas

Circus Warehouse’s Suzi Winson and Matthew Valenti made the opening of “Notorious and Notable: 20th Century Women of Style” at the Museum of the City of New York and wound up getting a plug for Circus Warehouse out of it! Who knew being fashionable was so good for the circus? (Suzi and Matthew, perhaps?)

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Circus Warehouse YouTube Channel

Circus Warehouse YouTube Channel

Hey everybody! I just posted THREE NEW video clips shot during our Flying for a Free Tibet fundraiser last weekend to our Circus Warehouse Channel on YouTube.

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Straps & Rope, Chinese Pole and Tumbling come to the Warehouse

Straps & Rope, Chinese Pole and Tumbling come to the Warehouse

Get pumped, people! Beginning next Monday, November 15th, we’re adding a three new, killer classes to the Circus Warehouse Adult Recreational Schedule: Straps & Ropes, Chinese Pole and Tumbling.

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Hope you caught Caught in the Act!

Hope you caught Caught in the Act!

If you missed Caught in the Act, you really missed out on a lot. Circus Warehouse’s first show was an amazing success! The students impressed everyone with their hard work, great work ethic and beautiful acts.

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Special workshops and privates Jan 14 – 16 with Elsie Smith, Serenity Forchion and Bill Forchion

Special workshops and privates Jan 14 – 16 with Elsie Smith, Serenity Forchion and Bill Forchion

Take a swinging trapeze or german wheel workshop and private lessons with world-recognized circus teachers and founders of the New England Center for Circus Arts, Elsie Smith, Serenity Forchion and Bill Forchion. They’ve performed with Cirque du Soliel, Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey Circus, and taught for companies as diverse as the San Francisco […]

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Daytrippers, yeah: The Warehouse in the news

Daytrippers, yeah: The Warehouse in the news

The Warehouse was featured on FoxCT News last week and you can check out the video clip here! See Suzi, Crista Marie Jackson and a host of other CW denizens and take a POV swing on the flying trapeze.

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Caught in the Act…AGAIN! February 26 & 27

Caught in the Act…AGAIN! February 26 & 27

If it’s Winter in Long Island City, it’s time for another “Caught in the Act.” And—YEAH—it’s winter!

Circus Warehouse’s Winter edition of “Caught in the Act,” our Intensive Program student show, takes place at the Warehouse, Saturday, February 26th and Sunday, February 27th at 8:00 p.m.

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Gotham Hall Circus Warehouse Surprise!

Gotham Hall Circus Warehouse Surprise!

Circus Warehouse faculty Summer Lacy, Sonja Harpstead, and Michelle Arvin performed at Gotham Hall recently as surprise entertainment for a wedding reception. The lucky guests were enthralled by their own private circus!

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Fox Business covers the Warehouse

Fox Business covers the Warehouse

Circus Warehouse is in the press again! We were featured in a great segment on Fox Business (on February 25th) that you can catch below. Watch the latest video at video.foxbusiness.com The Warehouse was also the subject of a nice piece by Elizabeth Daley in the February 24th edition of the Queens Chronicle. Thanks, Elizabeth […]

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The Warehouse makes NY Mag’s BEST OF NY list!

New York Magazine has just come out with their 2011 Best of New York list, and Circus Warehouse made the cut! They’ve proclaimed our Kid’s Circus Sampler “Best Anti-Ballet Class.” We’re psyched that they think so. And of course, we couldn’t agree more. Parents, what are you waiting for? Here’s a sample of what they […]

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Great NYTimes piece featuring Warehouse guest David Durante

Great NYTimes piece featuring Warehouse guest David Durante

Guests of the Warehouse, David Durante and his own team of Olympians are now en route to the Venice Biennale to perform in GLORIA, an Allora & Calzadilla exhibition, and there was a wonderful article about them “War Machines (With Gymnasts)” in last weekend’s NYTimes.

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It’s official: Circus Warehouse is fashionable!

It’s official: Circus Warehouse is fashionable!

Check out Circus Warehouse’s own Suzi Winson, two pictures over from Anna Wintour on the poster for Richard Press’ acclaimed documentary Bill Cunningham New York.

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Dance Trapeze Back at The Warehouse

Dance Trapeze Back at The Warehouse

Starting July 6th, Dance Trapeze class returns to the Circus Warehouse schedule. Taught by Summer Lacy, the class will work on building technique between ground and air. Dance trapeze is lower and lighter than circus trapeze, on a single point, allowing for different transitions between the ground and the air, spinning, and swinging in lines […]

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Miguel Caceres in Circus Girl Magazine

Miguel Caceres in Circus Girl Magazine

There’s a really nice interview with flying trapeze legend and CW Guest Instructor, Miguel Caceres, at Circus Girl Magazine.

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NY Post: The Warehouse makes circus “trapeze-y”!

NY Post: The Warehouse makes circus “trapeze-y”!

The New York Post did a nice piece about circus instruction in NYC in Saturday’s paper and LED WITH CIRCUS WAREHOUSE! Writer Sheila MacLear calls us “an extravaganza.” Of course, we like to think so! Read the full piece here and please share it with your FB friends!

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Hall Was a Ball!

Hall Was a Ball!

Our weekend performance/residency July 30-31 in the Science of Circus show at the NY Hall of Science was a blast! The Warehouse rocked the joint: We sold over 1137 tickets for four shows in a space that only seats 250!

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Labor Day Break: No Classes 8/29 – 9/5

Labor Day Break: No Classes 8/29 – 9/5

There will be no classes from August 29th – September 5th at the Warehouse as we take a Labor Day break.

The Warehouse will be open for workouts August 29th – September 1st from 12 – 8pm.

We’ll be resuming classes and normal working hours Tuesday, September 6th.

Thanks to all our recreational and Intensive Program students, instructors, staff and supporters for a great first Circus Warehouse year!

We hope you all have a great time over the break and come back tanned, rested and ready for the fall session and performance season!

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CW in Best of NY Mag video, Village Voice slide show!

CW in Best of NY Mag video, Village Voice slide show!

In case you missed it, Circus Warehouse was chosen by New York Magazine for inclusion in their 2011 Best of New York guide!

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New Open Classes, Friday nights and Sundays!

New Open Classes, Friday nights and Sundays!

The Warehouse is adding two new open classes to the schedule starting in September. On Friday evenings from 7pm – 9pm, Adam Woolley will be teaching Intermediate Silks. On Sundays, a new Straps and Rope class will be offered from 3pm – 5pm. Instructor(s) for the Sunday Straps and Ropes have yet to be decided. […]

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Suzi talks CW with Maker Faire “Makezine”

Suzi talks CW with Maker Faire “Makezine”

With the second Maker Faire New York fast approaching — this Saturday and Sunday, September 17 & 18 — along with performances there by Circus Warehouse, Maker Faire “Makezine” talked with CW’s own Suzi Winson. They discussed everything from Nouveau Cirque to Suzi’s motto: “Movement without meaning is a complete waste of time. Don’t exercise […]

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Ground Control to Matthew G.

Ground Control to Matthew G.

Circus Warehouse is putting men (and women) into space again!

Maker Faire — on the Flushing Meadows Park grounds of the oh so “Space Age” 1964-65 New York World’s Fair — turned out to be the perfect venue for the Warehouse to both perform and let faire-goers try their hands (and arms and legs and torsos) on nouvelle cirque apparatus.

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AcroYoga @ the Warehouse, Nov. 11-13

AcroYoga @ the Warehouse, Nov. 11-13

Seattle Acro and The Yoga Slackers Present: Intermediate / Advanced Acro- Transitions at the Warehouse, November 11th through the 13th. Seattle Acro’s Lux, Jason and Chelsey are among North America’s key innovators in the acrobatic arm of the Acro Yoga practice.

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Aerial Text Experiments Redux

Aerial Text Experiments Redux

I was blown away by Circus Warehouse’s contribution to 100K Poets for Change: Aerial Text Experiments, a x,y and z-axis, warped circus tanztheater poetry “reading” if ever there was one.

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In Case You Missed It: Caught 9 Recap

In Case You Missed It: Caught 9 Recap

Caught in the Act 9 was yet one more action packed show in our student showcase series!

We started off with award winning jugglers Michael Karas and Jen Slaw who gave our audience a glimpse of their new “throw-mantic” comedy, Perfect Catch.

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Eight reasons to see Nine

Eight reasons to see Nine

With Caught in the Act Nine fast approaching (get your tickets HERE), it seemed high time to recap its predecessor, Caught in the Act Eight. “Eight” was heavy on male energy, with a majority of guys making up the roster of performers (it’s often the opposite). “Eight” attendees included Broadway choreographer Liza Gennaro, French American […]

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NEW! Sunday Beginner Silks 1-3 with Megan Cattau

NEW! Sunday Beginner Silks 1-3 with Megan Cattau

By Popular Demand, the Warehouse has added a NEW! Sunday Beginner Silks class from 1-3pm with Megan Cattau.

Get your climb on! Now there are 3 silks classes on the weekends. Sign up now. Spots are going quickly.

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Holiday Hours at the Warehouse

Holiday Hours at the Warehouse

The Warehouse will be closed for classes and workouts from December 24th through January 1st.

We will reopen to normal working hours/class schedule January 2nd.

Wishing you all the happiest of holidays!

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Aerial Workshops w/ Brett Womack, Jan 13 & 15

Aerial Workshops w/ Brett Womack, Jan 13 & 15

The Warehouse is delighted to announce two upcoming workshops with famed aerialist, Brett Womack. Friday, Jan 13th from 3-6 pm, Brett will be teaching Aerial Rope, and on Sunday, Jan 15th from 5-8 pm, Aerial Fabric. Workshops focus on the individual, efficient technique, new tricks/sequences, while exploring transitions (intension, creativity and dynamics) thru aerial movement. […]

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