CANCELLED SHOW TURNED INTO A NICE PARADE INSTEAD!

We had worked hard in the months up to the big yearly community show held on the 8 of June 2015. Everyone was excited. The kids, facilitators and the core group. We had a visitor from Denmark in this month – who came to understand our work, and help us prepare...

CHILDREN’S CIRCUS HOLIDAY SCHOOL

Originally posted: April 1, 2015 Looking for something fun for your kids to do during the winter holidays, bring them to the ActionArte’s circus holiday school program. You can also sponsor a child from a disadvantage background so they too can take part in this fun...

WEEKEND AT PRINCESS VLEI

Originally posted:March 24, 2015 We recently took a group of youngsters from Hanover Park who are part of our social circus outreach program for a fabulous weekend away to Princess Vlei Eco Adventure Center.  An amazing time was had by everyone. It was the first time...

TREASURE HUNT

Recently ActionArte got the opportunity to use the abandoned zoo at Rhodes Memorial and took that chance to turn it into a fantasy world filled up with a mix of crocodiles, monkey bears and wise owls. We took 26 kids from Hanover Park and had a treasure hunt with...

SILK WORKSHOP SHOWCASE

Originally posted: October 28, 2014 On the 16th of August, ActionArte collaborated with the Silk workshop for their annual showcase which took place in the South African National Circus tent. The challenge was to be creature’s and we had five days to create something...

TRAINERS TRAINING

Originally published: October 28, 2014 From the 28 July to the 1 August, Actionarte attended the annual Trainers Training course provided by Zip Zap circus in their circus dome in Cape Town. We worked on topics like safety, teamwork, ethics, how to plan and structure...