MASC Kids are for ages 7-12. The focus in on mindfulness, body awareness, movement and expression. We offer an alternative format of instruction that allows for discovery and expression of unique talents and passions.
Our experienced and qualified instructors are trained to teach with a positive and child-centered understanding to ensure every child has an experience that improves their self-esteem. Each class includes age appropriate games and conditioning designed to increase strength, dexterity, and agility. So the kids can dazzle you with their fresh steez and skillz, on the last day of series and camps, parents and guardians are invited to a free performance!
An 8 week continuing series, instructors weave tumbling, dance, improvisation, and sequencing into flight skills on sling, silks, static trapeze, and lyra. Students learn the fundamentals of aerial arts as they explore their natural creativity. Emphasis on alignment, breath, conditioning, coordination and balance on multi apparatus. Gain skills and technique in climbs, foot knots, and sequencing fundamentals. Intensity is increased over time as the body adapts to the exercises. Kids find their wings as the equipment transforms into a magical world! At the end of the series or camp, there is an informal student showcase for friends and family.
Level 1 is for beginners. Level 2 is for students whom have completed at least 6 months of Level 1 Series or other aerial training, and are placed by instructors.
A circus sampler of sorts, each day offers different modalities. Examples of what your kids will have fun learning are hand balancing, partner/group acrobatics, slack lining, juggling and other flow arts such as nunchuks, staffs, hoops, poi, and dance styles like freestyle and hip hop. Kids spirits soar as they are introduced to elements of sequencing and choreography using their bodies, partners, props, and other forms in a fun and upbeat atmosphere.
Check current schedule for Kids Drop In Classes. Spring 2018 offers Kids Aerial Fitness; conditioning and technique on multi-apparatus. This class is an excellent supplement to Kids Aerial Series.
To provide access to learning and experiencing the movement arts. We specialize in aerial; acrobatics on suspended apparatus, and flow; movement meditation with props. Our programs provide opportunities for students to engage in activities that boost fitness and well-being. At MASC, sense of community is strong. We cultivate supportive relationships with students, and organizations, and thrive on collaborative efforts. Our team is driven by the concepts of the Professionalism, and Community Inclusivity and Responsibility.