Sailor Circus now in its sixth decade of operation has grown from a small high school gymnastics class in 1949 to the present spectacular 4 ring youth circus production known world wide as the Greatest “Little” Show on Earth. Students from the 4th through 12th grades in Sarasota and surrounding counties have an opportunity to experience the performing arts in a circus atmosphere.
Big Top Education
Circus, being unique, visual and exciting, offers a solid foundation for learning. Big Top Education:
- Provides all students with a safe learning environment that encourages creativity
- Introduces students of all learning levels and learning styles to the circus arts and sciences through Big Top Education
- Helps students recognize the importance of science, technology and mathematics through the circus arts
- Provides all students with a kinesthetic interdisciplinary learning experience
- Teaches elementary students that there are alternative creative combinations that can be used to meet various goals and challenges
- Engages students that have difficulty responding to other traditional forms of instruction.
Laughter Unlimited is the cherished, humor therapy program that powerfully impacts the lives of those in hospitals, nursing homes, assisted living facilities and adult care centers with the talents of professional clowns, entertainers, musicians and trained volunteers.