Indigo Circus


Save $200 by matching up with a nearby school on the same day! See Pricing Section below for more details.


Meet Indigo Circus

Indigo Circus is an all-star team of performers under the direction of world-renowned circus artist Sandra ‘Safire’ Sommerville, who has performed over 400 school presentations since 2012. This troupe has performed for hundreds of fairs, children’s festivals, and family-focused community events. Their exciting new school presentation entertains and inspires students with amazing circus skills and their message of co-operation, resilience & believing in yourself.

Indigo Circus Quick Facts

  • Exciting and fun duo-performer circus show including skills such as partner balancing acts, staff spinning, crystal ball juggling, LED-lit props, and more!
  • Great student involvement including onstage volunteers and crowd participation.
  • Strong message throughout the show as the performers discuss all of the hard work, communication, and co-operation needed to develop the show and perform together.
  • Workshops and Artist-in-Residence programs are also available.

 

Download a PDF summary to take to your committee or admin


PRESENTATIONS


• Variety Circus Show

Two talented circus artists take the stage, amazing your students with a fun variety of circus skills. Throughout the show the performers discuss the hard work & practice that was needed, how they relate and communicate with each other, how mutual respect and teamwork play a huge role in their performance, and how they’ve dealt with adversity as they’ve pursued an ‘out of the box’ career. In the end, your students not only had a lot of fun, they’ve also learned valuable lessons about working with others and how to be resilient and creative when facing challenges.

Grade Suitability: K–12
Duration: 55 mins.

Artist in Residence

With tried and true lesson plans that will get students laughing and learning, Indigo Circus residencies are a great combination of physical activity, fun, and education. Daily workshops are structured to include demonstrations by the performers, icebreakers, interactive games, skill challenges, and more. Circus skills include Contact Juggling, Balancing, Prop spinning, and more. All props and supplies included.

Grade Suitability: K–12


PRICING


Indigo Circus offers $200 off the performance fee if you are willing to match up with a nearby school on the same day. If you have not already done so, click below to rank the top three artists you’d like to see tour to your area. There‘s no obligation to book, doing so will simply register your school for the discount and help us co-ordinate artists’ tours where there is the most interest for them.

Fees are listed as a range because the exact fee is determined by your area and number of shows in a tour. Once you’ve cast your vote, we can let you know the exact fee and possible dates for your preferred artists.

If your school is facing severe budget challenges please inquire about qualifying for our assistance program.

Brief Artist Survey – register your school and qualify for any applicable discounts

 

Variety Circus Show

$650–$975 + GST


 Artist in Residence

$3750 + GST (3-day)

$6000 + GST (5-day)



TESTIMONIALS


“Indigo Circus offered amazing entertainment while teaching the messages of teamwork, goal setting, and the benefit of practice.”

Sara-Jane Leslie, Colonel Sanders School, Calgary


“We enjoyed the energy & tone of the presentation. The kids were engaged, especially during the “Bubble act”. Combining entertainment and message is appreciated and provides good value.”

Laurel Pritchard, Beaverlodge Elementary


“We liked the message that it takes teamwork & practice to be successful. The students were impressed with your skills. We liked that it was interactive and had chances for students to stretch, clap & ask questions.”

Rob Macdonald, Elk Point Elementary


“Indigo Circus was excellent! The message was good and this was one of the best shows we’ve had for appealing to all ages. A great mix of visual, comedy, and ‘oh my, how did they do that’ moments. Great value!”

Sally McIntosh, Lynnwood Elementary


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