About PSCA

A regional center for circus arts training


We offer classes for people of all ages shapes and sizes! Whether you’re old or young, super fit or just getting back in to shape, we have the perfect class for you.

If you’ve never tried the circus arts before, check out our New Student guide!


Whether you’re planning a birthday party, team building event, school field trip or fundraiser, we’ve got you covered.

Circus makes for the perfect exciting activity, using accessible physical activities that build trust, coordination and physical literacy.

Find out more today!


We support the development of circus as a performing art through our Artist-in-Residency program. We accept applications to the program on a rolling basis and provide resources like rehearsal space, discounted classes and workout space and media support to our resident artists.

If you want to know more, check it out!

Meet the Staff

The super heroes who do it all

Shana Kennedy

Executive Director

Kitsie O'Neill

Programming Director

Adam Woolley

Head Coach

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From Our Blog


May 2017

Summer Youth Classes

Posted by Adam Woolley

Many thanks to all our parents and students for a fantastic 2016-17 year here at PSCA! We saw some amazing growth, …

3 Min Read


Jan 2017

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey, and the future of circus

Posted by Shana Kennedy

Dear circus community, I woke this morning to the shocking news that the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey circus is shutting …

2 Min Read


Jul 2016

2016 Adult Program Survey Responses

Posted by Adam Woolley

Thanks to everyone who participated in the Adult Student Survey! There was some really clear and valuable feedback from old and …

6 Min Read