Ascend: the 2015/16 Professional Circus Training Showcase

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Saturday, May 28 at 7:30 pm
Sunday, May 29 at 3:00 pm

Tickets are $15
At The Actors Gymnasium in Evanston

The Actors Gymnasium always grows a unique pool of talent, and the 2015/16 Pro-Training Students are up and coming stars. Come see how a year of dedication, creativity and teamwork can change the world of theatre, circus, and beyond. Our Showcase provides Pro-Training students with the opportunity to perform in front of our audience as well as agents, casting directors and other established working professionals in theater and circus.

Featuring graduates: Zoe Boyer (Single-Point Trapeze & Hand Balancing), Joey C Heyworth (Hand Balancing & Chinese Pole), Liz Loar (Lyra & Partner Acro), Arik Mendelevitz (Juggling & Tumbling), Symphony Sanders (Lyra & Partner Acro), Cassandra Schiano (Cloud Swing & Unicycle), Olivia Sullivan (Contortion & Corde Lisse), Ashley Marie Sylvester (Aerial Sling & Hoop), Andrew Tardif (Tumbling & Partner Acro), Joe Yonek (Straps & Hand Balancing). • 847-328-2795

Dance Styles
Modern / Contemporary
Circus Arts
Aerial Dance


The Actors Gymnasium

927 Noyes St.
Evanston, IL 60201
(847) 328-2795