Here’s how you can help:
$20 – Juggles two balls
$50 – Juggles five balls
$100 – Flips a kid on the silks
$250 – Gets the whole Circus Up Troupe walking on their hands
$500 - Gets the whole Circus Up Troupe working on their next performance!
We are truly grateful for whatever you can give!
We’re a Boston-based nonprofit that provides school, after-school, and community circus programs for youth.
Inclusive, Accessible, and Joyful for All!
We host classes for over 850 students across Boston schools and neighborhoods.
What People Say
Circus Up is like an instruction to a new direction. It is a better way to express myself, face my fears, and tell my story. The circus training is like something that takes me towards the same destination, but with a different direction.
- Latoya, teen student
Photo's by Tess Scheflan and Sophia Herscu
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To keep these programs going, we need your support! Thank you for considering a donation, large or small. Thank you for your generosity during these times and for being a part of our Circus Up community.
We are currently offering online classes for youth ages 8-18.
We are a a team of youth circus artists who perform bold and uplifting shows for the purpose of celebrating what it looks like to courageously learn, play, and create together.
Come see us perform at local events and try out some circus!