Grab a seat and prepare to be entertained and amazed by some of Edmonton and area’s finest prop manipulators. You can check out the list below for performers, and more will be added soon!
Performances By: Flowscience, Jay Hale, SaFire, Eclipse Fusion, Luna Dance Fusion, Nina Infinity Eve and Carla Snow.
Stay for the afterparty where Tripnotic will be hosting an all-time-of-the-night dance party (or at least until 2am) playing all of the beats to keep your feet moving and your props spinning. The bar will be open! This party is for the Edmonton prop community and friends to meet, mingle, and dance! We want to see all of your hoops, poi, staves, devilsticks, flow wands, juggling balls or whatever flow toy you love to rock on the huge dance floor (and don’t forget your feet!).
- When: Saturday, Nov 12, 2011 / Doors 7:30 pm / 8 p.m. Show / Spin Jam until 2 a.m.!
- Where: Avenue Theatre / 9830 – 118 Avenue, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
- Tickets: $10 advance (click here to purchase) / $20 at the door
- Alberta Hoopers – Group for hoopers across Alberta, host regular jams in Calgary.
- Hoopers, Spinners and Jugglers Unite: Calgary – Spinning and juggling group
- U of A Juggling Club, Edmonton – A group that meets on a weekly basis throughout the year.
- U of L Spinning Club, Lethbridge – These guys meet on a regular basis and have an amazing community. Go visit them, they’d love to have you!
- Fort McMurray Hula Hoopers – Weekly gatherings.
Teachers and Classes
- Flowlab: Edmonton – A wide variety of hoop classes taught by Carla Snow.
- Infinity Hoops: Edmonton – Hooping classes by Nina Infinity.
- Cirque-lar Hoops: Edmonton – Fitness hooping classes by Dreena.
- Wild Girl Hoops: Canmore and Lake Louise – Hooping Classes with Babz.
- Hoop-Di-Do: Calgary – Hooping Classes with Kelly Janes.
- FireFly Theatre: Edmonton – Aerial hoop, trapeze, silks and rope classes. Also provides classes in balancing and strength training.
- Calgary Circus Studio: Calgary – Classes in aerial hoop, trapeze, silks, and rope. Circus classes for kids, stretching classes and kids classes.
- Spin Out Events and Entertainment: Calgary, Edmonton, Alberta – Offers an annual weekend retreat style festival in Central Alberta with organized by SaFire. International and local instructors, cabins, catered food and more!
- Spin Milk: Edmonton – Weekend workshops series organized by Flowlab and Infinity Hoops. Workshops include a wide range of props and movement skills.
Equipment and Supplies
- For hoops we recommend contact an instructor in your area, they will be able to provide custom, hand made hoops.
- FlowScience: Edmonton – Spinning props and LED prop provided by Carla Snow.
- Municycle.ca: Calgary – Spinning and juggling supplies in Alberta, this company is based in Calgary, you can pick up or they can ship. Unicycles, juggling balls, poi, aluminium hoops, diabolos, devil sticks, fire equipment and more!