We are thrilled that Le PeTiT CiRqUe® will be performing at this year’s What’s Up for Kids Expo on April 9th and that their unique program now calls the South Bay home! Their beautiful studio is located near LAX and offers a truly one of a kind opportunity for children interested in circus arts and cirque training as well as acrobatics, dance and more. They will also be an exhibitor at the expo, so you can meet them and find out about their year round and summer programs!
1. Tell us a little about your programs and camps.
Established in 1984 in Montreal, Canada, Le Stduio/Le PeTiT CiRqUe® is the premiere facility for acrobatic youths with a flair for the theatrical! World renowned for their superior and SAFE: Cirque training (all aerials: trapeze, hoop, silks, hammock, swinging ladder, chandelier, spanish web, and ground: contortion, tight rope, trampoline/tram wall, globe walking, unicycle, hand balancing/canes, teeterboard flying) to the all NEW STUNT TEAM and LYRICAL DANCE programs!
Programs run for ages 4-18: full summer camps (June-July 9 am – 3 pm) or weekdays/ weekends during the year.
In cirque, everyone is a star, it is non-judgmental and non-competitive and every child, big or small HAS A PLACE AND A JOB TO DO in circus or stunts!
3. What is unique about your business?
Specializing in YOUTHS ONLY for over 35 years: One of the very first circus programs established, and one of the only program that employs actual trainers: highly expertised coaches in neck-spine safety etc. (Coaches from cirque du Soleil etc, not casual circus performers)
It is also the only company in the world that provides a pro-level cirque performing company “Le PeTiT CiRqUe®” for gifted youths. We provide professional national and international touring/paid work opportunities , film/TV etc.. for youths that want to perform and are selected into the company.
We are also the only all-kid humanitarian cirque co in the world having raised over $5 million in 3 years for various national and international charities.