Author: Regina

Aspiring circus artist from New Zealand. Follow my journey on Instagram @regcircus

The treasures and hazards of social media

We live in a world of Instagram, YouTube and facebook and you know what they say, “if it’s not on the gram, it didn’t happen”. Social media dominate our lives and outlets like Instagram are on the forefront of the circus community. Social media networking has so many great advantages. It is amazing to be […]

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It’s hip to be square: keeping your hips square, legs straight and toes pointed

“Bad habits are easier to prevent than to break. “ – Benjamin Franklin When doing aerial classes, chances are you will hear a nagging voice from somewhere in the room reminding you to straighten your legs, point your toes or to keep your hips square. It might seem like an annoying little detail that you […]

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Surprise yourself: what happens when you step out of your comfort zone

“If you want something in your life you’ve never had, you’ll have to do something, you’ve never done.” JD Houston I recently went to a summer circus program for professional and pre-professional circus performers. All the trainers were well educated; most of them went through the circus school in Montreal and had performed with companies […]

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