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Circus Arts Conservatory students fly to new heights

By KAYLEIGH OMANG, OBSERVER GROUP

SARASOTA – Couple bonds over love of teaching CAC recreational flying trapeze classes. More

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Circus Fitness For All

By BRITTANY MATTIE, SRQ DAILY

SARASOTA – Jovially juggling its resources and forward-flipping into an exciting renovation, The Circus Arts Conservatory progresses steadfast in a project to expand programming in the community and revamp its one-of-a-kind Sailor Circus Arena. More

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VIDEO: Local school allows you to fulfill your dream of joining the circus

By CBS 10NEWS, WTSP

TAMPA – If you have dreams of running away to join the circus you might want to start your training. The Circus Arts Conservatory, in Sarasota, has classes for all sorts of circus arts.

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Ready to join the circus? Take classes at the Circus Arts Conservatory in Sarasota

By CBS 10NEWS

TAMPA – There is a school in Sarasota that could have you ready to run away and join the circus. More

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COMMENTARY: Sailor Hall ceremony set

By DOUG FERNANDES, HERALD-TRIBUNE

SARASOTA – The female athlete inductee will be Dolly Jacobs, who performed for the Sailor Circus and co-founded in 1997 Circus Sarasota. In 2015 Jacobs became the first circus performer to receive the National Heritage Fellowship, awarded by the National Endowment for the Arts and the country’s highest honor in the folk and traditional arts. More

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Circus-themed fun, food and drink in Sarasota

By JENNIFER WELLS, HERALD-TRIBUNE

SARASOTA – Even as the old family circuses like former local treasure Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus have taken their last bow, the circus arts are alive and well, especially here in Sarasota. More

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Sailor Circus offers flying trapeze classes for beginners

By JOSH CASCIO, FOX 13 NEWS

SARASOTA – The folks from Sailor Circus make flying through the air on a trapeze look easy. Ever wonder if you could do it? Now you can give it a try. Sailor Circus in Sarasota is offering trapeze lessons, even for beginners. More

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Renaldo gets the world laughing

By JAY HANDELMAN, HERALD-TRIBUNE

Clown and comedian Renaldo (Photo by Cliff Roles)

SARASOTA – These moments do more than just warm up the crowd for the show to come. Al “Renaldo” Calienes is as much a sociologist as he is a clown. He’s studying individuals to figure out who might be most willing to join him later on stage. More

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Circus Arts Conservatory gives audience an intimate version of big-top talent

By SAMMI FISHER, OBSERVER GROUP

The incredible hand-balancing of Duo Fusion

SARASOTA – This summer, The Circus Arts Conservatory and The Ringling are stepping out of the ring and onto the stage to present a show everyone can enjoy — especially if the term “hand balancers” intrigues you. More