Circus IS... fitness and creativity combined

New to circus? Try a single class anytime and see if its right for you!

If you enjoy it you can buy a class package which applies to all the Beginner classes we offer each week.

Full class schedule for this week here

All Ages INtermediate stilts

  • Tuesdays Aug 20th, 27th, Sept 3, 10) 5:30-6:30pm

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Prerequisite: Ability to walk, safely fall and get back up unassisted on stilts

This class will focus on intermediate skills on stilts. We will work partner assists to stand, lifts using the pole, group acro stilt shapes, down dog, kick overs, and maybe, just maybe some aerial on stilts! Skills generated in this class will be used in the Monsters Choreo act for the Echoes show, rehearsals for that start Sept 17-Oct 15th)

*While not required, it is recommended you have your own stilts for this class, or a family member who will help tie you in on our stilts so we can start class promptly.

*Regular class packages apply, or you can sign up using the Mini Session package ($70)*

*Close toed shoes such as sturdy sneakers are required along with socks and leggings


Echoes They Left Behind Show!

Starting in our August Session we will be offering 5 different choreography classes based around the idea of Ghost and Paranormal Stories for student interested in participating in our Echoes Show on Saturday October 26th. Students interested in choreographing their own act may also submit an idea for review. Click here to read more and sign up!

Choreo Classes:

  • Guiding Intuition with Emily: Youth/Teens Ages 8-16 (Saturdays 9-10am, Sept 21st-Oct 19th)

  • Portraits From The Past with Chloe (SOLD OUT): Youth/Teens ages 8-16 (Saturdays 9-10am, Sept 21st-Oct 19th)

  • Monsters with Erin and Erik: All Ages Stilt Walking Choreo (Tuesdays 5:30-6:30pm, Sept 17th- Oct 15th)

  • Haunted Museum with Sara: Ages 16+ Silks and Lyra (Tuesdays: 7:45-9pm 8/20 8/27 9/10 9/17 9/24 10/1)

  • Fabric Enchantment with Morgan: Ages 16+ Silks Wednesdays: 8-9:15pm (Aug 24th, 29th, Sept 4th, 18th, 25th, Oct 2)


Regular Weekly Circus Classes for Youth and Adults

New to circus?  Try a single class anytime and see if its right for you! If you enjoy it you can buy a class package which applies to all the Beginner classes we offer each week. All regular classes can be booked by clicking SIGN UP and choosing any beginner class on the schedule.  You can sign up via our site or by using the Mind Body app on your phone and searching for "Birds Eye View Circus." Check out our FAQ page to see some common questions answered!

We are Toledo's Premier circus training and performance space offering classes in aerial and ground acrobatics for youth and adults.  Our classes offer a unique fitness program that improves strength, flexibility and confidence for anyone.  You do not need to be an athlete to make this your home, just a desire to try something new and work for it.

We produce circus shows inside our home building, The Collingwood Art Center which houses a beautiful domed theater that seats 560 people.  You can also see our instructors and students performing at many local events, theaters and festivals around Toledo.

Gift Certificates

Give the best gift, a circus experience! We recommend a series class for your friend, loved one, or child in our adult or youth program. We offer series classes in Aerial, Partner Acro, Yoga, and Dance.