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2012 Spring Circus in Progress: An Evening of Daring New Work

Saturday, May 15, 2012 at 4:30 pm and 7:30 pm

At The Actors Gymnasium in Evanston

Get a sneak peek at some of Chicago’s most exciting new works of circus art! This latest installation of our performance series focuses on the development of new acts. Professionals from the Chicagoland circus community will be featured as well as advanced students from The Actors Gymnasium’s own classes!

Featuring: Meredith “Tommy” Tomlins (Sling), Shaw Nigro (Clown), the Evanston Children’s Choir, Cole Vincent and Mary Loftus (Duo Silks), Evanston Dance Ensemble, Leah Orleans (Comedy Trapeze), The Actors Gymnasium Contortion Class (Contortion), The Actors Gymnasium Intermediate Aerial Class (Group Silks), Jill Heyser (Trapeze), Matt Roben and Lloyd Young III of The Amazing Gamberoni Brothers, The Actors Gymnasium Teen Ensemble (Juggling), Sylvia Hernandez-DiStasi and Lauren Hirte (Duo Lyra).