In keeping with the title of this blog, check out Ashleigh Roper's video taking you behind the scenes of Circosis. Watch as she goes through makeup and warm up, and meet the cast of Right Brain as they get up to some pre-show shenanigans. Video below or watch on YouTube here! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TZhgyCsiCk0
Last week I saw four fantastic performances in the second year hip hop class. As part of the dance curriculum at NICA second year, students learn a set piece of hip hop choreography. In groups, they then add circus skills and character to turn the dance into an ensemble circus act, check out a compilation... Continue Reading →
Our third year students have spent this week in dress rehearsals for Circosis. Dress rehearsals are very important for circus performers as the placement of lights has the potential to make an act dangerous. Here are some shots of the Right Brain cast in action! Ashleigh Roper - "Lighting in my act creates the world,... Continue Reading →
Third year student Luke Thomas testing out his showcase costume, made by Tamara Keane. Follow Luke on Instagram @lukethomascircus
The 2017 Circus Showcase is on its way! Circosis, features solo acts from 23 third year students, in two different shows: Left Brain and Right Brain. More details and tickets available here: http://www.nica.com.au/event-tickets.php?cPath=422 Save
https://youtu.be/vz1nz-K9lOM Emily Gare in rehearsal for the 2017 Showcase performance, Circosis. Her act is inspired by life during the Second World War and is set in a bomb shelter.