Workshops and Events at C3

At C3 we work hard to bring skilled coaches from around the world of circus to Boston to share their unique skills and styles. If you are interested in offering a workshop at the Commonwealth Circus Center, we'd love to here from you! Email us at to inquire about this possibility.

We also periodically host Taster Classes for circus newcomers! Come visit C3 and try a one-off circus class! Check for our our next round of Taster Class dates below.

Upcoming Taster Classes and Workshops at the Commonwealth Circus Center

Sign Up for a Taster Circus Class!

Periodically C3 will host adult aerial, adult ground acrobatics, and mixed youth circus taster classes at our studio in Jamaica Plain. If you want to try out some circus but are unsure if you can commit to a full session  of weekly classes this is the perfect time to come try it all at a discounted rate!


Announcing the 2019 Boston Region AYCO Festival!

It is an honor to be co-hosting the 2019 American Youth Circus Organization Boston Regional Festival with our social circus partner, Circus Up! The festival is an opportunity for circus youth from around the region to meet new friends and participate in workshops in a wide range of circus arts. The event is open to all youth, from circus newbies to experienced circus students. In order to increase accessibility, we are offering a tiered pricing structure.

Festival Information:
Date: Saturday June 22nd
Time: 9:00am - 7:30pm
Details and Registration Here!

C3 Youth are encouraged to apply to perform in the showcase that closes the festival! Click the APPLY link below for details.

C3 Fridays Presents: Fabric Night!

Our June 2019 community event will be entirely dedicated to AERIAL FABRIC! Join us for an evening of mini-lessons for brand new beginners and experienced folks alike. Bring a friend or come alone and get to know your local circus community.

Event Information:
Date: Friday 6/14
Time: 6:45-9pm

As a community we'll learn skills along a couple of different themes that can be leveled up and down depending on experience. We'll also learn some sequences! Never been upside-down or on a fabric before? No problem! Everyone is welcome and no specific strength or prior experience is required.

Join us for the evening of fabric exploration and play for just $15! Cash only please. All abilities and experience levels welcome. Ages 16+

Announcing June 2019 Workshop Week!

Between sessions at C3, we host workshop weeks! These weeks are designed for circus beginners and experienced students alike! Try a new discipline or further your skills in a discipline you already love!

Workshop Week Information:
Dates: Monday 6/17—Sunday 6/23

This year we’ll be welcoming an all star group of coaches from around New England to our studio for an exciting week of circus fun. These coaches include T Lawrence-Simon, Lizzy Linsmayer, Mary Langlois, Jeremy Fein, Sophie Kaufman, Laura Hanley (“Little L”), and Anne Marple! Join us for this week of circus between our Spring and Summer session!