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  • CHIAROSCURO 2015

    CHIAROSCURO WINTER SHOW 2015

    WINTER SHOW

     

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    opening

    opening lanterns

    Cube adults

    Chandelier

    Cube adult 2

    slack wire

    slack wire 2

    clown 3

    clown

    clown 2

     

    spanset

     

    duo trapeze kn

     

    Duo Trapeze JC 2

    duo trap JC

     

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  • EFFLOESCE 2015

    “EFFLORESE”
    SPRING 2015 PRODUCTION

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    Rope
    Jean-Luc Martin head 6 500
    OAH 500
    Effloresce group shot

  • LA JOLLA ART AND WINE FESTIVAL 2014

    La Jolla Art & Wine Festival 2014

    • WHERE: Corner of Girard and Wall street in La Jolla
    • WHEN: Oct. 11/12 (Saturday & Sunday)
    • SHOW TIMES: 12:00/NOON, 1:30, 3:00, 4:30
    • WHAT TO EXPECT: Duo Trapeze, Straps, Handstands, Chandelier, Hand to hand, Russian Bar, Wire-Walking, Stilt Walkers, Dance and more
    • COST: FREE

    Aerial Chandelier Act

    Russian Bar

    Straps

    Duo Trapeze

  • THRESHOLD 2014

    Summer SHOW “THRESHOLD” 2014

    Threshhold show at San Diego Circus Center

    THRESHOLD” come experience the power and poignancy of life transitions through the eyes of Noa, a San Diego Circus Center student journeying through school and into a new phase of life.

    Feel the excitement and drama of change and growth through aerial arts (lyra, straps, duo trapeze, silk), hand-balancing, dance, Chinese pole, Russian bar and handstands.

    Presented at the San Diego Circus Center with lighting and sound provided by LG Productions, “THRESHOLD” unites the audience of all ages through Circus and the experience of being on the edge of something new and exciting, and balancing the comfort of the familiar with the celebration of embracing potential.

    Threshold was sold out every show and audience members were stunned by the performances and story line~!

    Threshold Show at SDCC

    Art in Handstands

    Threshold-Handstands

    Tight Wire

    Hand to Hand

    Threshold-Chinese

    Russian Bar

    Aerial Lyra Hoop

    Duo Trapeze Aerial

    Jean-Luc Martin is proud

    Jean-Luc Lift

    All Black and White photography by Michael Both Photography

  • Audi A3 Launch Event in San Diego 2014

    Audi A3 Launch Event in San Diego
    SDCC performs at a corporate event  5/2/14

     

    San Diego Circus Center was hired to supply entertainment to Audi’s launch of their new A3 series. We were given their prototype car for a week to train on (build a handstand and contortion number). Along with the acrobatic act on the car Kelsey Saake and Nicole Moses performed their duo trapeze act.

     

    Duo-Trapeze Audi A3 Launch Party

    Kelsey and Nicole built their act at San Diego Circus Center and have been performing locally prior to their contract to perform at Sea World this summer – 2014.

     

    Handstands-and-Contortion

    Our three handstand / contortion artist performed their act on the brand new Audi A3

     

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    Audi launch party training

    Jean-Luc Martin and Niara Eustace worked with the girls building the act.
    Jean-Luc (handstands, group acrobatics & contortion)
    Niara (dance chirography)

     
    Rehearsal-for-Audi-Launch-Party

    Duo-Trap-Rehearsal

    Getting-ready-for-the-Audi-A3-Launch-party

     

  • Circus Center performs for local event 2014

    Circus Center performs for local event
    Private party performance 3/6/14

    San Diego Circus Center was hired to supply entertainment for a local private party.

  • The Grinch Who Stole Circus 2013

    Holiday Show’
    The Grinch Who Stole Circus’
    Our 2013 Winter Holiday Show 12/21/13

    Christmass-Show The Grinch Who Stole Circus, our FIRST in-house showcase / performance! WINTER SHOW 2013

    Where: San Diego Circus Center: 7734 Arjons Drive, Suite B San Diego CA 92126

    The show was a complete success and all three shows were sold out!

     

    Handstand-Performance

    Kelsey-and-Nicole-duo-trapeze

    Anna performing Aerial Silk

    Aerial-Silks

    Hand-to-Hand

    Russian-Bar

    Duo Trapeze with Nicole and Kelsey

    Wire-walking

    Dance and Circus

    Yoshi-on-the-rope

    Lyra

    Jean-Luc-Martin-and-San-Diego-Circus-Center

    The-SDCC-team

  • La Jolla Playhouse SIDE SHOW 2013

    La Jolla Playhouse “SIDE SHOW”‘
    SDCC performs for opening night 11/28/13

    San Diego Circus Center performed for the opening of La Jolla Playhouse’s “SIDE SHOW”!

     

    San Diego Circus Center performes at the La Jolla Playhouse

     

    Kelsey Saake and Stacy Burchfield presented their duo silk act! Thank you LG Productions!

     

    La Jolla Playhouse SIDE SHOW

    LG Productions was responsible for the lighting, signage, sets and entertainment!

  • LA JOLLA ART & WINE FESTIVAL 2013

    San Diego Circus Center performed our 30 minute show at the La Jolla Art and Wine festival! This was our second year participating in the festival!

    Duo Trapeze Act

    • Kelsey Saake (base)
    • Nicole Moses Flyer
    • Kelsey & Nicole are in SDCC’s professional program 1st semester
    • Kelsey: Duo Trapeze, Straps, Handstands & Hand to hand, Chinese Pole
    • Nicole: Duo Trapeze, Handstands, Hula hoops & Hand to hand
    • TEACHERS at SDCC: Carly Sheridan, Ivan Dotsenko, Mary Ellen Wolfe, Tyce Nielsen & Jean-Luc Martin

    Contortion Act

     

    • Julia, Vivien & Noa
    • SDCC students of 1 to 2 years
    • TEACHERS at SDCC: Handstands & acrobatics: Jean-Luc Martin, Dance: Niara Lucas Eustace

    Handstands Act

     

    • Dom, Melo, Juni, Julia & Noa
    • SDCC Students of 1 to 2 years
    • Lead handbalancer Melo is in SDCC’s professional program
    • TEACHERS: Handstands: Jean-Luc Martin, Dance: Niara Lucas Eustace

     Aerial Hoop & Hand to Hand

     
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    • Vivien, Melo, Juni, Lil, Noa, Julia, Kelsey & Nicole
    • SDCC Students of 1 to 2 years
    • TEACHERS: Hand to Hand: Jean-Luc Martin, Lyra: Carly Sheridan

  • CIRCUS FANS OF AMERICA CONVENTION 2013

    CIRCUS FANS OF AMERICA CONVENTION 2013
    Outdoor performance 2/23/13

    • Contortion: Noa, Vivien, Julia
    • Handstands & Hand to Hand: Melo, Juni & Lil
    • Chair Balancing: Luke Gulley
    • SDCC Students of 1 to 2 years
    • TEACHER: Jean-Luc Martin

  • SAN DIEGO WINE AFFAIR EVENT 2013

    SAN DIEGO WINE AFFAIR EVENT Outdoor red carpet performance 2/10/13

    San Diego Circus Center performs at the San Diego Wine Affair fundraiser benefiting Children’s Hospital.

    Well done!

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    The Nolanders with Juni up high and basing is Melo!