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Program Information

Program name: National Circus Project
Program category: Life Skills- Other
Performing Arts- Clowning
Performing Arts- Juggling
Program length: 50 minute performance - 1 week residencies.
Audience level: All ages
Audience size: Any audience, any size.
Program description: The NATIONAL CIRCUS PROJECT provides spectacular circus performances, exciting circus skills workshops and amazing student and camper circus shows. Our incredible programs are designed to generate enthusiasm, encourage motivation and self-discipline, and to foster creativity and confidence in “children of all ages”! We are a non-profit organization that exists to preserve and promote traditional circus arts through education and entertainment. For the past 25 years NCP has provided circus arts performances, residencies, workshop programs, teacher training seminars and more to schools, recreational centers, libraries and camps throughout the Eastern US. NCP's circus education programs are presented at every grade level - from elementary through university. Since its inception, our education specialists have presented over 5,000 circus performances and conducted more than 50,000 hands-on workshops, involving almost 6,000,000 students. Our international artist exchange program brings cultural dimension to the arts experience and has included acclaimed circus artists from England, Australia, Puerto Rico, Russia, Latvia and the People's Republic of China. The National Circus Project has been recognized with a US Congressional Commendation for "helping to further the cause of international understanding" through its artistic exchange programs.
Space/special requirements: Performances require minimum space of 20' x 15' floor x 10' ceiling. Workshop programs require a gymnasium or all-purpose room.
Travel restrictions: Overnight accomodations may be required for extended residency programs.
Program fee: $501- $1000
Is this fee negotiable? Yes
Mileage included? Yes
Notes about the fee: Fees run from $640 to $6,445 and will vary based on your specific program design (performance / workshops / student show).
Other notes:
Regions this program
can be performed in:
South Central
Capital District
North Country
Long Island
Program last updated: 10/14/2008
Performer Information (see all of this performer's programs)
Performer name: National Circus Project National Circus Project
Phone: 516-334-2123
Mailing address: 56 Lion Lane
Westbury, NY 11590
E-mail address:
Previous appearances at: Long Island Children's Museum, Garden City, NY, JCC of Syracuse, Dewitt, NY, Comsewogue Library, Port Jefferson Station, NY, Sanfordville Elementary School, Warwick, NY, Alleghany Elementary School, Lindenhurst, NY
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Performer information last updated: 06/07/2016


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