Nimble Arts: Ruckus in a Box!

Next Stage Arts and Nimble Arts present Ruckus in a Box! Be entertained by the Nimble Arts ensemble’s strength, balance, imagination and absurdity! Veterans of Cirque du Soleil, Big Apple Circus and international tours will share the poetry and joy of circus while swinging around and throwing things at each other. Circus with a touch of vaudeville, theatre and dance, this is an acrobatic show for all ages. Two shows, at 3 & 6 PM $18 advance / $20 door, children under 12 free Family Friendly show length under one hour, followed by a Juggle Jam for anyone who wants to learn to juggle and meet the artists. Show duration: approximately 60 minutes. Juggle Jam: approximately 20 minutes About Nimble Arts: Nimble Arts was founded by identical twin aerialists Elsie Smith & Serenity Smith Forchion to create inventive works of theatrical circus. Their own performing resumes include classical and contemporary circus around the world including Cirque du Soleil, Ringling Bros. & Barnum and Bailey, the Pickle Family Circus and awards from invitational circus festivals in Mexico, Spain and China. Their Nimble Arts ensemble includes acrobats, jugglers, and aerialists formerly with Cirque Eloize, Circa, Big Apple Circus, Pilobolus and others. Elsie & Serenity received the Vermont Governor’s Walter Cerf Excellence in the Arts Award and the American Circus Educators Excellence in Education Award. In 2007, Elsie & Serenity founded the New England Center for Circus Arts, now the leading circus school in the United States. Performed in an outdoor venue; please plan to bring your own chair or blanket for seating. Sponsored by Barr Hill, Farrell Distributing, and Oak Meadow