Program

This is the masterclass program outline

 

13:30 – 18:00 Arrival and welcome

In order not to loose valuable time of the masterclass program we advise to plan extra time for getting everyone together at the venue.

19:30 – 22.00 First session – Explanation of project and program, getting to know each other

This is where the masterclass coordinator presents the preliminary program and together with the masterclass participants fills in the open spaces with the input and wishlists of the participants, explaining the schedule, dividing the tasks, Q&A and explaining what PEYC is all about, showing the video of the balance masterclass (Strassbourg, January, 2016). 

09:00-12:00 Group work, getting to know each other – Building a safe learning space, part 1 – by Steven Desanghere

Read: THE ART OF TEACHING AND LEARNING by Steven Desanghere 

14:00-16:00 5-Step Juggling – Teaching to the invisible obstacles by Craig Quat

Check: Craig’s 5-Step Juggling video

Check: the 5 step juggling workshop

16:30 -18:30 Free exchange time
20:00 -22:00 Diner and free exchange time
09:00 – 13:00 Warming-up by Participants, Exchange on juggling games and Cooling down by participants
14:00 – 16:00 Building a safe learning space, Part 2 by Steven Desanghere:

Read: THE ART OF TEACHING AND LEARNING by Steven Desanghere

16:30 – 18:30  Exchange session – input by participants

Introduction of Circ0 Teatrazione, the hosting organization

Practical sessions by participants: FROM BODY THROWS TO CREATIVITY RESEARCH – by Elena

19:00 – 22:00 Dinner and Free exchange time

09:00 -13:30 Workshop 2 props, story telling social side swap and time for experiential guided activity by Craig Quat
14:00 -16:00 Practical session by participants: WORKSHOP ON MOTOR SKILLS by Lapo
16:00 -18:00 Preparing workshop groups for sharing on Day 4 and Free exchange time

Read: Peter’s follow up Craig’s workshop THINKING ABOUT THINKING 

and also Check these videos:

20:00 -22:00 Dinner followed by Cultural trip – visiting a show or the city

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09:00 -13:30 Prepare workshops for the afternoon sharing time. Teaching local circus trainers.

14:00 -18:30 Teaching each other and Italian circus trainers, making workshops from our own expertise to exchange
 19:00 dinner at the school with pizza, drinks and food brought in by the participants
Exchange session in the circus space / cultural evening with afternoon participants
 

 

9:30 – 13.30 Work to be done on the Resource Centre

Sharing best practices and exchange about the effect of the discipline juggling in youth circus and youth work. Gathering bios, bibliography, notes, et cetera.

14:00 – 16:00  Evaluation using open space methodOpen space on differentiation motivation using creativity in basic trick and juggling with really young kids

What do you want to take home? What do you need if you want to share this experience in your country?

Check: On the method of Open space and research

Check: The video on the juggling masterclass in Turin!

16:30 -18:30 Departure time for participants who leave today (after 18:00 hrs)
20:00 -22:30 Dinner and free time, visiting Turin and engaging in a juggling jam
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marjolein wagter wereldwandelaar

 

Meet Marjolein and read her Tips on how to build a Masterclass Juggling

Here you find the Form for Building a Juggling Masterclass Program

 

Want to take a look how the Juggling Masterclass went in Italy?
Click HERE!

 

Games

Fun games for warming up for juggling techniques


Check out these games – they help you with

  • warming upworkshop craig (2)
  • creating the group
  • stimulating creativity and focus
  • practice your balance

Also check GAMES EXCHANGE on FACEBOOK.

 

 

 

https://youtu.be/R49myx7nawI
https://youtu.be/HUEuCb5Qx_o
https://youtu.be/D2izj8jnS6U
https://youtu.be/s4tpsB-00Ek
https://youtu.be/FTxvvRbSqHw
https://youtu.be/DMTai7zBmZU
https://youtu.be/xFiPJdtmBRs
https://youtu.be/ycPVhepq23o
https://youtu.be/jROtPXfFwok
https://youtu.be/dSwe7w_i0Xk
https://youtu.be/2eWlSS3jDA8
https://youtu.be/H_4YBKOmG7Q
https://youtu.be/sA_Tti-VMaY
https://youtu.be/6x4cDp8o-BE
https://youtu.be/gbhUt8zz8pQ
https://youtu.be/35mSCCxND1c
https://youtu.be/fUALmfd37Hw
https://youtu.be/6wUW0YwESCU

Techniques

These techniques will improve your teaching juggling and performing


Cigar Box

Introducing the cigar box quickly and with loads of fun with these wonderful videos!

https://youtu.be/ykU1mOmIP_4
https://youtu.be/cvL0HCleXRg
https://youtu.be/JSIXcFZEHUY

Club manipulation

Introducing club tricks quickly and with loads of fun!

https://youtu.be/Y-F9q29afzs
https://youtu.be/8enVafBEOFU

Club passing

Introducing club tricks quickly and with loads of fun!

https://youtu.be/UoxGpu6Rrcs
https://youtu.be/R0Y_G4_SeqU

Planes and placements (rings & balls)

Introducing club tricks quickly and with loads of fun!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TfVz5TrGlf0

 Prechac

Introducing prechac quickly and with loads of fun: try this!

https://youtu.be/G3oDYwixghQ
https://youtu.be/VR1Y7sPm4l8
https://youtu.be/iQcRShSfgJY
https://youtu.be/KGftUxjISDw
https://youtu.be/6YMCH0XIevk
https://youtu.be/r0fjSJTUJz4
https://youtu.be/f_CWikTgAjU
https://youtu.be/xWOzUh91OH4
https://youtu.be/WOEtr33u-W4
https://youtu.be/7_9MdX-IAV4
https://youtu.be/eJD6xNSTSTQ
https://youtu.be/NKZq0C1KqBc
https://youtu.be/BA_5XX_MPbc
https://youtu.be/v25hE3g79gU
https://youtu.be/mpGvoTi2z9E
https://youtu.be/dpRMoN87n0M

 Creative juggling

Introducing creative juggling quickly and with loads of fun: try this!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7kovvmdqnL8
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=iq9Qafl65Ok

 Performance

Try this!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sU2ChOH7Kxg

People

These people were involved

Javier Amígo Perez

Javier Amígo Perez

teacher

Founder of the Cantabrian circus-theater company Malabaracirco.

Diploma in circus techniques in Circomedia (UK). Continued his training at the National Circus School of Cuba, Arc en Cirque (France), Cirqule (Switzerland). Specializes in clowning, balancing, juggling and object manipulation.
Worked with the English company FooBar Theatre and worked in various circus and theater projects in Spain and abroad.

At present he is co-director of the Municipal School of Circus and Physical Theatre in Torrelavega, which opened in 2005.

Contact Javier at: javimalabaracirco@gmail.com.

Thilo Göpel

Thilo Göpel

youth circus trainer

Hello, this is Thilo Göpel. He lives in Berlin and works as circus teacher, visited Cabuwazi Circus Akademie Berlin, and member of BAG Zirkuspädagogik (German umbrella organisation). His special interest is prejuggling and the beginning how to learn to juggle, especially with young children, so if you want to share easy patterns or have a group of people that want to learn juggle, feel free to contact Thilo atbewegungdiebewegt@gmail.com.

Vincent Vos

Vincent Vos

youth circus trainer

Came to Circus Amersfoort at age 14 and never left since. Teaching since he became 18 years old. Finished study of social cultural work with side note in circus in 2012.

Passionate about youth circus and developing it.  Current member of the EYCO Youth Forum.

Contact Vincent at: vincent@circusamersfoort.nl

 

Tommaso Negri

Tommaso Negri

youth circus teacher

Trainer for trainers and director of AltroCirco, project for social circus development and networking in Italy.

Graduated in philosophy and as pedagogical circus trainer at Ecole de Cirque de Bruxelles. Teaches circus as a socio-educative tools, especially in France, Spain, Switzerland, Ecuador and Italy, building a participative and inclusive methodology to facilitate personal development of participants through circus arts.

Pedagogical director for the CATE, training for basic trainer in Europe and first step of this same project.

Contact Tommaso at: tommaso.negri@gmail.com

Toon Van Gramberen

Toon Van Gramberen

youth circus trainer

Toon is a circus performer and teacher from Belgium.  He teaches hand to hand acrobatics and juggling at Cirkus in Beweging and the Circus Humaniora in Leuven (Belgium).

As an artist he’s involved in the circuscollective Deux sans Trois and the recently founded There There company.

Contact Toon at: toonvg@gmail.com.

Stijn Briers

Stijn Briers

youth circus trainer

Meet Stijn Briers from Belgium. Stijn is a circus teacher in Circusplaneet in Ghent (Flanders, Belgium)
Studied the Formation Pedagogique at École de Cirque de Bruxelles.

Contact Stijn at: st.briers@gmail.com.

 

Sebastien Bretin

Sebastien Bretin

youth circus teacher

Sebastien teaches in Switzerland in different schools. At the moment is living and working in Lausanne.
Sebastien is a performer, working as a clown and juggler and works with Circodream Cie in the show “Macroballes”.
He has with a solo act “ Tour ça pour ça” with his clown character Dreyfus Karpette.
More information on Sebastien on http://home.citycable.ch/s.bretin

Contact Sebastien at: s.bretin@citycable.ch

Marjolein Wagter

Marjolein Wagter

youth circus trainer and artist

Marjolein Wagter is a youth circus teacher with over 23 years of experience. She travels the world as an artist with Compagnie with Balls, and has delivered considerable input tot the CATE Handbook.
She is also designer and coordinator of the PEYC Masterclasses.

 

Contact Marjolein at: peyc.masterclasses@gmail.com

Peter Duncan

Peter Duncan

youth circus trainer

Peter Duncan is from Wales. He is one of the founders of Circus Eruption and has over 20 years experience in social circus. Pete is working a an outreach worker for Circus Eruption.

Experienced in creating partnerships and designing projects, and playing games.

Passionate about inclusion, building social skills and training trainers.

Looking to create games about creativity.

You can contact Pete at: outreach@circuseruption.co.uk.

Luca Santor

Luca Santor

teacher

Luca Santor graduated in social education with a thesis on a social circus project in a juvenile prison. He worked for 3 years in the social circus project of de UCI Foundation in Turin (Italy) and in a project in Nairobi/Kenya.
He studied at the
Formation Pédagogique en Arts de Cirque at the École de Cirque de Bruxelles (2012).

Luca is founding member of “AltroCirco”, a project of the Association “Giocolieri&Dintorni”, for the development and recognition of social circus in Italy. Graduated in the Circus school of Madrid, “Carampa” (2016).

Contact Luca at:

Lapo Botteri

Lapo Botteri

teacher

 

Lapo started to study physical education in 1999 in Florence (IT). He stopped these studies in 2000 to become a juggler. He has worked as a street artist since the 2000.                                                                                                                     He worked as a clown  in hospitals from  2002  to 2009. In 2003 he started to teach circus, developing connections with physical education.  

Lapo is experienced in developing activities which build physical competencies, as a foundation for circus skills. In 2015 he returned to the university to graduate as a teacher of physical education. 

Contact Lapo at: lapobotteri@hotmail.it

www.lapobotteri.it
www.circotascabile.com

Kaupo Pilder

Kaupo Pilder

youth circus trainer

Kaupo Pilder lives in Estonia. He is a circus teacher in Circus Studio Folie in Talin.

Contact Kaupo at: Kaupo@tsirkus.ee

Jarmo Humalajarvi

Jarmo Humalajarvi

youth circus teacher

Jarmo Humalajarvi is a juggler from Finland. He enjoys object manipulation, contact rolling, bounce juggling and classic toss juggling with balls and rings.
He is working at Sorin sirkus in Tampere as a juggling and acrobatics teacher. He also works as a director and performer for Viihdytysjoukot Circus Group.

Contact Jarmo at:

Janni Johansson

Janni Johansson

This is Janni Johansson, circus artist from Finland also working as a circus teacher and performer.
Her favourite juggling prop is cigar boxes. Other interests include circus games, creative research and making learning fun for the students.

Contact Janni at: tierran2004@yahoo.com

Rafael Jack Sánchez Mc Guirk

Rafael Jack Sánchez Mc Guirk

youth circus trainer

Rafael Jack Sánchez Mc Guirk is a social educator specialized in social circus. Founder and director since 2008 of the Mc Bonaro’s community youth circus project in Rota (Spain). He currently works in Circo Corsaro, a social circus programme in Scampia (Naples). Trained by  Cirque du Monde and AltroCirco, he studies the pedagogy and the impact of social circus in marginalized areas and youth at risk.

https://sanchezmcguirk.wordpress.com

Contact Jack at: sanchez.mcguirk@gmail.com

Federico Menini

Federico Menini

teacher

Federico Menini is a juggler since 1998. He was born in Argentina, and lives in Spain since he was a child. Fede is a member of Donyet Ardit Circus Association of Alicante (Spain), where there is a social circus school,  teaching  circus to children. He works as a circus artist in the company La Trocola. He especially like juggling with balls, and club passing patterns.

Email: elfedito@gmail.com

Andreas Volk

Andreas Volk

teacher

Elena Umlauff Bustelo

Elena Umlauff Bustelo

This is Elena Umlauff Bustelo. She is a circus artist and trainer. Studied in Carampa Circus school in Madrid, where she  specialized in juggling and tight wire.

Member and coordinator of the circus company Malabaracirco. Coordinator and trainer of Torrelavega circus school in Cantabria Spain. Juggling trainer of the youth circus project of Carampa Circus school.

Elena specializes in creative juggling workshops and social juggling (prechac) workshops.

Contact Elena at:

Adrian Plaza Joya

Adrian Plaza Joya

This is Adrian Plaza. He is from Spain and works as a circus artist and socio educational teacher in the Donyet Ardit circus association.
Adrian likes to juggle between several people and uses different mathematical methods to generate patterns of passing.

Email: colorart_syk@hotmail.com

 

Davide Baldassari

Davide Baldassari

 

Davide Baldassarri is from iItaly. He started his circus career as a street performer in 2009. His passion is juggling with almost every throwning object especially hats.
After few years he decided to specialize in equilibrium (ladder and slack rope) in Vertigo Circus School in Torino. Now he is teaching in Teatrazione and Vertigo circus school to all ages: from kids to adults.
More information to be found on www.davidebaldassarri.it
Facebook: La Fabbrica Di Bolle

Bibliography

Useful reading material


DVD

  • Basic techniques in circus arts – Fondation Cirque Du Soleil

BOOKS

  • Why is that so funny? by John Wright (Nick Hern Books, 2006)
  • Improvvisiamo con spontaneità by Philip Radice
  • Pearls of juggling by Anthony Trahair
  • Multiple intelligences by Howard Gardner
  • Encyclopedia of Ball Juggling by Charlie Dancey
  • Social Circus Handbook for Teachers by Cirque du Monde
  • Reading list for research on juggling

WEBSITES

About PRECHAC

  • www.passingdb.com –> joe pass
  • www.prechacthis.org
  • www.jugglinglab.sourceforge.net
  • Application for android: “Juggling Lab”

QUATT STUFF

  • 5-Step Juggling Video: https://vimeo.com/craigquat/5stepjuggle
  • Harmonic Frequency Illustrator: http://kingstonjugglers.club/jvis/
  • JUGGLE BOARD
    • Open Source Instructions: http://www.quatprops.com/open-source-props
    • Prop Swap Notation: http://www.quatprops.com/prop-swap

    YouTube Playlist of Pedagogy Videos: http://www.youtube.com/playlist?list=PLszAHnQBYQoEv9GAcD6IWyB-rdUq1WRHO

AND ALSO CHECK

  • www.circusgames.net
  • www.zirkuspaedagogik.de/
  • www.zak-koeln.com/fachstelle-nrw/circbib
  • www.circusarchiv.de

CARDS

 

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