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  • Attention athletes and acrobats in the Chicago area! Olga Karmansky who performs in the hit Broadway revival PIPPIN and is a two time Rhythmic Gymnastics champion, will be teaching a master workshop in flexibility and contortion.  Read More 
  • Master teacher Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi brings a little circus to her ALS Association Greater Chicago Chapter #icebucketchallenge and calls out her Lookingglass Theatre Company co-workers. #strikeoutALS Read More 
  • '[I] managed to do a back-tuck while being spotted by Javen...It was totally a rush! I didn't even realize I landed on my feet until like a minute after. It was like "woah, I really just did that"' #TestimonialTuesday Read More 
  • Hey Friends, This awesome teacher is in town for one weekend only and offering a workshop in flexibilty and contortion. Check out her website.  Read More 
  • Early Childhood classes - raise a circus star! Classes begin at age 2 and help children establish balance, muscle control and creativity.  Read More 
  • Did you see this month's Artist Spotlight featuring Teen Ensemble alum Tommy Tomlins? In case you missed it:  Read More 
  • Sometimes you just need to run. Sometimes when you run, you encounter obstacles. Discover how to use those turn those obstacles to propel you into the air.  Read More 
  • We've grown a lot this year - doubling our Summer Intensive workshops, moving to a larger office. We also have grown our scholarships by $5,000. If you support our quest to share the joy of circus with everyone, donate by August 31st to help us finish the year strong!  Read More 
  • We are happy to announce that this year's Fall Youth Circus director is Chris Mathews! For those of you who aren't familiar with Chris' amazing body of work, check out this Artist Spotlight we did on him back in May:  Read More 
  • Get to work directly with AG co-founder/Artistic Director and Lookingglass Theatre Company Ensemble member Larry DiStasi as his production intern. Learn the inner workings of all of our shows. More info and how to apply can be found here:  Read More