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March Updates

SPRING INTO CIRCUS! NEW CLASSES: MARCH 22 – JUNE 13* *NO CLASSES APRIL 19-25, APRIL 30, MAY 31 Spring out of winter and into circus classes! Try something new to move your body and ease your mind. Trapeze, hoop, acrobatics, fabric, and so much more! Online and in person Spring Session classes are designed for: […]

Black History Month Feature – King Charles Troupe

CELEBRATING THE KING CHARLES TROUPE The King Charles Troupe, created by Jerry King, hails from the Bronx, New York. A unicycle enthusiast all his life, Mr. King taught his son, Charles, how to ride a unicycle in the hallway of their apartment building. Kids from the neighborhood soon demanded lessons and the unique one-wheel club […]

February News

Our dedication to safety and circus allowed us to persevere through the hardships 2020. As we move into 2021, we’re welcoming new board members and our new Executive Director, presenting the Circus Spectacular, and continuing to offer safe future programming. Something about the circus stirs their souls, and they ache for it when it is […]

New Executive Director Announcement

ANNOUNCING NECCA’S NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR! Please welcome Jenna Struble who is joining us in January!   JENNA STRUBLE The Board of Directors is delighted to announce that Jennifer (“Jenna”) Struble has been hired to serve as NECCA’s next executive director. Jenna holds a B.A. from the University of Central Florida in Arts and began her […]

December 2020 Updates

WINTER IS COMING! Stay warm with circus through these cold winter months! Online and in person classes (with COVID protocols, of course!) offer something for everyone. Find the perfect gift for the circus enthusiast in your life with our gift cards and new NECCA gear! Learn more about ProTrack with our Q&A session. Join us […]

2020 Annual Appeal

MOVING BODIES, EASING MINDS ———————————————————— Dear NECCA Enthusiast, At NECCA, we help our students develop agility, flexibility, strength, and creativity. This year has required that NECCA itself employ all of these skills to continue to meet our mission: At NECCA, the transformative power of circus arts enables a diverse and inclusive community of artists, teachers […]

ProTrack Applications

Hello circus friends! We hope you’re staying safe and well as we all navigate this new territory. Thank you for your support of NECCA over the years. NECCA just opened applications for our ProTrack Program, which is the longest running professional training program in the US. If you have students who want to take their […]

ProTrack 2020/21 Applications Open

DEADLINE: JANUARY 17TH ONLINE AUDITIONS: MARCH 12TH – 14TH Take your circus passions to the next level in the longest running professional program in the US! Our graduates are performing worldwide and you could be next! NECCA’s comprehensive 3 year training program will give you an in depth, well rounded focus in circus arts. Our […]

October 2020 Updates #2

JOIN THE COMMUNITY! ———————————————————— There are so many ways to become more involved at NECCA — even from the comfort of your home! Online opportunities: * Virtual classes (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/training/virtual-circus-classes/) for all ages * Halloween costume contest (https://fb.me/e/cbkDvZ7Ov) * Become a Board Member (https://www.facebook.com/job_opening/1066579773792634/?source=job_ats) and join meetings on Zoom In person at NECCA: * Apply (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/contact/employment/#executive-director-position) […]

October 2020 Updates

Fall is in the Air! ———————————————————— It’s autumn in Vermont, which brings beauty, change, and renewal. Our incredible staff and students are safely implementing our phased reopening plans (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/covid-19-information/) as ProTrack successfully started and limited classes reopened to the public. If you’re looking for ways to bring fitness and fun back into your routine, check […]