Sunday, 4 February 2018

Work with us!

Join our circus family! 

Adventure Circus has been steadily growing since moving to Unit 7, Kilda Place in May 2016 and we would like to discover new instructors who would like to come and work with us!

The main objective of recruiting instructors is to facilitate the successful development, growth and performance abilities of

> our level 2 aerial improvers (students with more than 2 years of mixed aerial practice)
> our fledgling acro balance group (partner and choreographed group acro)
> our new circus play group (juggling, hula hoop, diablo, unicycle)

The second objective is to create a thriving environment for engagement in circus arts in Perth!

We would be keen to offer work in 5 week blocks depending on the skills of interested instructors.  Classes take place at the following times

> acro balance on Monday 8pm - 9pm
> aerial on Thursday 8.15pm - 9.45pm
> circus play on Saturday 11am - 12pm

If you are looking for the opportunity to enhance your CV, and can travel to Perth to our studio to teach then read on for full job descriptions, our person requirements and our instructor pay and reward scheme.  Start dates are flexible.

Job description (coming soon)

To apply, please send your CV, examples of your work (video and/or reviews) and a covering letter addressing your suitability for the role to

Your cover letter must address your suitability for the role based on objectives one and two and must outline your individual experience.  The post will be subject to a successful Protection of Vulnerable Groups check and insurance document checks.

Tuesday, 2 January 2018

Acrobalance with FORMA FORTIS!

We are so excited to announce that we will have the fabulous internationally renowned acrobalance performance group Forma Fortis visiting Adventure Circus to deliver a 2 day acro-intensive workshop!

Alex and Marion, assisted by Leon and Killian, will lead workshops which are suitable for active improvers and those who are advanced, and is for groups and individuals.

Forma Fortis workshops are suitable for anyone with an active acro practice.  It is not suitable for absolute beginners. As a multi-levels event, students will receive catered instruction to their skill level, whenever possible.

Alex and Marion will teach acrobalance in all variations with the base lying on the floor as well as on a standing base, how to get in to a trick and how to get out in different variations. We will offer duo as well as trio tricks and we won't forget about the fun of acro during the hard work! 


09:00 - 09:30 warm up
09:30 - 10:45 Workshop 1
break 15 min
11:00 - 12:15 Workshop 2
Lunch 12:15  - 13:30
13:30  - 14:45 Workshop 3
Break 15 min
15:00 - 16:15 Workshop 4
Break 15 min
16:30 - 17:30 Workshop 5
17.30 - 18:00 cool down

Booking will open soon.  Watch this space!

Sunday, 8 October 2017

Book tickets for Destination

Adventure Circus are proud to present our next full length aerial circus production.... Destination!

Following on from the success of sell out show Seasons last year, our cast will be returning to provide you with a fantastic new show!

Date: 4th November
Time: 14:00 Matinee SOLD OUT
           19:30 Evening SOLD OUT
Price: £12/£10 (if bought directly from an Adventure Circus cast member)
Place: Goodlyburn Theatre, Perth College Campus, Crieff Road, Perth.

Destination is an around the world tour, featuring various different countries, cities, cultures and of course....circus!

Our team of acrobats will lead you on this journey, with each act influened by a different country or culture. Acts will include aerial, acrobalance, juggling and more, and everything is created by our instructors and students as a combined effort.

For some, this is their 2nd....3rd...10th show even, but for others this will be their debut performance!

The Audience: (That's you guys!!)

We would love you to come and join us in this experience, and you can do so by purchasing tickets by clicking the paypal button below. There will be a small charge of 60p for paypal purchases, bringing the total cost to £12.60.

You can also speak to our instructors or students directly to purchase tickets at a discounted price of £10.

We also have a Pay It Forward scheme.  This is our charity donation scheme where you are able to purchase another ticket to support our charity partner - The One Stop Shop -  and we will match the donation with another ticket!

The One Stop Shop is a service which supports adults (16+) diagnosed with autism spectrum condition.  The services are provided by the Autism Initiative Scotland.

We hope to see lots of you there, and please tell your family and friends to come along as well, we want to make this our second sold out production!!

After the evening show there will be a circus social gathering at The Venue (the pub) so please come and join us and find out more about what we do and give us feedback on the show.


Previous Productions: 

Seasons - 2016   

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

EAAC 2017: The Edinburgh Aerial and Acro Convention, run by Aerial Edge

Our friends over at Aerial Edge, based in Glasgow, are holding their famous aerial and acrobatics convention this September over a weekend. If you are interested in circus, acrobatics, aerial, gymnastics, trampolining, or getting fit and flexible then this is not to be missed! We refer to it as "Christmas for aerialists", and are all so excited to be going along! Join us for a fun filled weekend we promise you will remember for the rest of your lives.

The convention is suitable for absolute beginners, right through to advanced level acrobats, so get signed up! If you are new to circus and are interested, please give us a message if you are in the Perth (and surrounding) area, or Aerial Edge if you are closer to Glasgow, and come along to our classes to get an idea of what to expect.

EAAC 2017: The Edinburgh Aerial and Acro Convention

8th - 10th September 2017

Now in it's 11th year, EAAC is an event that brings together the circus community from far and wide. With around 400 workshops taught by world class performers and instructors, EAAC is a non-stop weekend of circus training with workshops from beginner to professional level.

We have a huge range of disciplines on offer and EAAC is a great opportunity to try out new skills. Alongside classes in Flexibility, Trapeze, Hoop and Silks, you will also have the chance to try out something different with our classes in Bungee Trapeze, Teeterboard, Russian Bars… and much more!

The spirit of the convention is to be a fun event where you will meet and train with likeminded people who are also passionate about circus. So whether you come every year or this is your first time, you will be sure to leave with many more friends than you arrive with!

Earlybird Ticket Offfer: Save up to £100 if you book by July 31st!
Earlybird Full Pass: £219
Earlybird Acro Pass: £109
Full Pass: £319
Acro Pass: £199