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Circus Midway

Philadelphia School of Circus Arts

Sunday, June 7

2020 Hand to Hand Circus Festival

4 hours



Wheelchair Accessible

Learn the arts of the circus at this day of free outdoor workshops! Teachers and performers from the Philadelphia School of Circus Arts will give attendees of all ages a chance to learn basic aerial acrobatics, juggling, and tight wire, with additional offerings for younger children including plate spinning and balance challenges. The event will also feature short circus performances throughout, including one from the school’s Youth Troupe.

Free and fun for all ages and abilities!

Recommended for ages 3+.



About the Artists

Since 2001, PSCA has been offering recreational circus classes to adults and children in Northwest Philadelphia. Trapeze, silks, tightwire, acrobatics, juggling—there is something for everyone at their spacious Mt. Airy facility, where they teach over 600 students per week, aged 3-75. Birthday parties, corporate team-building, summer camp and flying trapeze are just a few of the programs on offer. Visit for more information. 


Hand to Hand 2020 is presented by 

Circus Midway is part of the SPARK: Fringe for Young Audiences series of family-friendly programming. The SPARK Series is made possible by a leadership gift from the Virginia and Harvey Kimmel Arts Education Fund of The Philadelphia Foundation.

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