Special Workshops

Amazing teachers from all over the country and the world stop by Wise Fool to share their expertise. We will announce special workshops here as they happen. Or, get a notification right to your email inbox by signing up for our monthly email newsletter!



Wise Fool is hosting lots of great weekend workshops, many of them for all ages! See below for details.


Friday, March 1st 7 - 9pm. Adults-only Stilt Dance Party

Get wild up high! Join us for an adult-only (16+) stilt dance party. Oriana, Dee and Alanna will DJ danceable jams for you to get your grove on, on stilts. If you don't know how to stilt, please come from 7 - 7:45 for a tutorial. Folks who already know how to walk, dance and jam on stilts can come whenever. Please wear closed-toed, flat-soled shoes (like sneakers!) and your best dancing outfit!

Cost is sliding scale $15 - $5.


Saturday, March 9th 1 - 3pm Hoop/Flow Arts Jam, Ages 10+

Led by hoop master, Alishiya Kapoor and flow mistress Lynn Gravatt. Sliding scale $15 - $5.


Sunday, March 17th 1 - 3pm All Ages Learn to Stilt/Stilt Jam

All ages (6+)! Sliding scale $5 - $15
Always wanted to walk tall? Come one, come all from 1 - 2pm to learn to stilt-walk with Wise Fool teachers. No experience necessary! Already comfortable on your peg legs? -- come anytime to stilt with others, work on stilt acro or dance it out, up high.


Sunday, March 31st 1 - 3pm All Ages Juggling/Manipulation Workshop

All Ages, by donation $10 - $20. Taught by manipulation master, Nico Cifuentes.

A 100% participatory workshop in which each person will decide the prop to focus on (balls, clubs, diabolos, devil stick, flying mexican hats and passing). The workshop will have a group warm up and introduction to Notation Siteswap (Juggling Notation) and then will be lead into specific props. There will be material for beginners to 5 balls, 4 clubs tricks, diabolo sequences, tricks and intro to 2 diabolos as well....... so want to juggle?