Calgary Arts Development’s classified listing is a free service for Calgary’s arts community. All content for the classifieds is user-submitted. Calgary Arts Development makes no endorsement to any agency, organization, corporation or individual who submits listings. We trust our readers to use their own judgement when responding to ads. Calgary Arts Development believes that artists should be paid for their work. For job postings and open calls, please share salary ranges or payment. Please note that ads for jobs outside of Calgary and area may not be posted. Educational Opportunities January 30, 2023 Circus and Aerial Classes Green Fools is offering new classes starting the week of March 1, 2023. Try circus and aerial as a way of staying active and connecting with your body in a non-competitive environment. Beginner Aerial Date: Wednesdays, March 1 – April 5, 2023 Time: 7pm – 8pm Level: Beginner (no experience required) Description: In this 6-week adult aerial class you’ll get a complete workout. You will work on hoop, silks and trapeze. Safety is at the core of the course, so you can learn to be at ease in the air and start choreographic work. You’ll learn new skills and make new connections. Join us to foster strength, flexibility and a solid movement foundation in a fun environment. Registration Deadline: February 20, 2023 at 11:59pm. Aerial Level 1 Date: Thursdays, March 2 – April 6, 2023 Time: 7:30pm – 9pm Level: Level 1 (for students that have completed the Beginner class and are looking for new challenges) Description: If you completed the Beginner class and you’re ready to be challenged, this class is for you! In this 6-week class, you’ll keep learning new forms and techniques in hoop, silks and trapeze. Plus, you’ll do more choreography work. In Level 1 you’ll gain confidence and expand your skill base. Join us to take your aerial practice to the next level! Registration Deadline: February 20, 2023 at 11:59pm. Circus and Aerial Date: Saturdays, March 4 – April 8, 2023 Time: 12:45 pm – 2:15 pm Level: All Levels Description: In this 6-week class you will learn all about both aerial and circus skills, while getting a great workout. Circus involves a variety of skills including: juggling, diablo, plate spinning, flower sticks, poi, rola-bola, unicycle, tight wire, slack line, stilt walking, simple acrobatics and walking barrels. Aerial involves work on hoop, silks and trapeze. Safety is at the core of the class, so you can learn to be at ease in the air. You’ll be taught each technique in manageable steps. Join us to learn new skills and make new connections along the way! Registration Deadline: February 27, 2023 at 11:59pm. Stretch and Strength Ages 13+ Date: Mondays, March 6 – April 10, 2023 Time: 7 pm – 8pm Level: All levels Description: This conditioning class will give you a boost of strength and flexibility so you can progress more easily in your other aerial or circus class. It is also a great way to start your circus journey, or simply feel better in your body. Come work your active flex, stabilization muscles and functional movements with us! Registration Deadline: February 27, 2023 at 11:59pm. Aerial Rope Ages 13+ Date: Mondays, March 6 – April 10, 2023 Time: 8:15 pm – 9:30 pm Level: Level 2: You need to have done at least one year of aerial class. Description: Aerial Rope is a vertical apparatus also called Corde Lisse. In this 6-week class, you will learn to execute foundational aerial skills on rope (which can be transferred to the silks too). It will allow you to deepen your spatial awareness in the air, keeping a strong emphasis on physical conditioning. Registration Deadline: February 27, 2023 at 11:59 pm. Register at greenfools.com before February 3, 2023 to save $25!