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Circus Harmony's 1st Online Event Raises Over $67K and Seen Around the World
By: Circus Harmony
The online show was coupled with their first 24 hour fundraising campaign to help keep Circus Harmony going and their online classes available to student who cannot afford them. People were so moved by the compelling acts in the show that they raised over $67,000! The Balancing Act was watched by over 1000 people in 35 states, Washington DC, Puerto Rico, Canada, Germany, Hungary, Denmark, and Australia. The video can be seen at www.circusharmony.org and on Circus Harmony's YouTube page at www.YouTube.com/
The Balancing Act: Walking the Pandemic Tightrope is a story told from Circus Harmony students' and alumni's' individual living rooms, bedrooms, and backyards. They share their views on this moment in time including the pandemic, racial inequity, and the presidential election. They demonstrate how they are staying balanced in this unbalanced time. What these young people say may resonate with you, surprise you, or even help you.. These young people who are the ones who will be most affected by what is going on right now. Their abilities, their observations, their resilience, and their artistry can serve as an inspiration to all.
Circus Harmony has also launched a new online Circus Science classes for schools, cohorts, and families. They are currently seeking sponsors to bring Circus Science not different underserved schools. To help support the work of Circus Harmony, register for classes, or book Zoom or outside shows visit their website at www.CircusHarmony.org.
About Circus Harmony
Circus Harmony is a non-profit social circus organization that uses circus arts to motivate social change. They are also St. Louis' only complete circus school and pre-professional circus training location. They are both an arts education and a youth development organization. By inspiring individuals and connecting communities with our circus education and entertainment programs, they have a positive impact on the St. Louis area and beyond.
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