Annual Report 2019

•1 compassionate Company

•2 Annual Productions (that fund our circus impact on the city)

•3 educational programs at city schools (Brown and Portland Elementary)

•4 free workshops and projects through our Unicycle Project Branch (PeteFest, Walden School workshops and Love the ‘ville events)

•5 current scholarship participants in Louisville’s only social circus program

•25 appearances and events in our community

•30 participating performance artists in both events and major productions

Social Circus

Changing our community with circus

At CirqueLouis our goal with social circus to is to promote teamwork that helps foster self-esteem and, eventually, creative output. We strive to provide alternative and artistic physical activity promoting trust, confidence and compassion.

•Annual cost: $3500

•Associate membership with American Youth Circus Organization

•Only social circus program in the city

•Free weekly programming at Louisville Visual Art and Buckner YMCA

•7 active participants in our major productions around Louisville


Over the past year, CirqueLouis has periodically offered workshops and classes in circus arts free of charge to our community

•Walden High school - free Juggling and Unicycling workshops

•Collaboration with PeteFest, (The Pete Foundation) to raise awareness for mental health advocacy

•Social Circus day - free workshops open to our community


Summer shows at Iroquois amphitheater (2016, 2017 and 2018)

•Fall shows at the Kentucky center (2016, 2017, 2018, 2019)

•30 local circus arts performing artists participating annually (2015-19)

•Over 25 appearances and events throughout our community that showcase our local talent such as Kentucky Opera, Kentucky WeDay, Art Sanctuary, Waterfront Botanical Gardens, Paristown, Louisville Ballet camps, LVA’s Art Squared and Fund For The Arts Opening Night event.

Thank you Louisville for helping us love on our community with Circus!