Family Day: Cirkus in Wonderland! (Gallery Event)

Date

Saturday, October 20, 2012

Time

11:00 am – 4:00 pm

Place

18 West 86th Street

COST

$15.00 General Admission

212-501-3011, programs@bgc.bard.edu

Description

Experience death-defying feats, airborne acrobats, and slapdash comedy with Bindlestiff Family Cirkus and the Cavalcade of Youth All-Stars during a lively performance with audience participation. Create your own circus poster, have your face painted, and meet stilt walkers along the way. This program is ideal for children ages 6 through 12 and their adult companions.

Family Day Schedule

11–Noon: stiltwalking and juggling performance

11–11:45: family tour

Noon–12:45: performance by the Cavalcade of Youth All-Stars

12:45–3:30: tight wire, juggling, and feather-balancing workshop
1:30–2:15: family tour

1:30–3:30: circus-poster art activity and face painting 

$15 per family (includes Gallery admission and healthy snacks) 

Bindlestiff Family Cirkus and Cavalcade of Youth All-Stars comprise an acclaimed circus troupe known for its unique blend of vaudeville, circus, Wild West, burlesque, and sideshow performances.


Event, Family Day