The Academy is London's only certifed circus arts school. We offer technique classes from the beginner to the elite athlete. Students can audition for our performance team that provides endless opportunities in the performing industry. The Academy is a safe, positive and focused training environment. We deliver mind over matter tools to challenge your body to become the best you can be.

Auditions

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Power Cheer Gym - London

Technique classes run on Fridays, Sundays and Mondays at Power Cheer Gym

Our performance team can be booked for performances or an entire show.

Interested in competing in circus arts? We offer a competitive program like no other.

Summer Camps

Technique Camp - July 22 - 26, 2019 (beginner to elite)

Performance Team - July 15 - 19, 2019 (invitation only)

Technique Camp Aug 12-16, 2019 (beginner to elite)

Performance Team - Aug. 12-19, 2019 (invitation only)

email: theacademykara@gmail.com to register

Director - Meaghan Wegg

Meaghan grew up dancing where she studied Jazz, Tap, Hip Hop and Acro. In 2001, Meaghan was accepted in to L’Ecole Nationale de Cirque in Montreal where she specialized in aerial hoop and contortion with additional training in Ballet, Contemporary and Modern. Upon graduation in 2005, Meaghan performed professionally as a principal dancer in many roles, including the cast of ‘Tomorrow’ (Pigeons, International) and the cast of ‘Loft’ (7 Fingers). From 2009 – 2012, Meaghan performed on tour globally with Cirque Du Soleil’s ‘Quidam’ as a feature aerialist.

Following an extremely successful performance career, Meaghan shifted her focus to coaching. In 2013 Meaghan graduated with a diploma from L’Ecole Nationale de Cirque (Montreal, Canada) with a major in Research of Acrobatics, and a minor in Hand to Hand partnering for dancers. Currently she works as a private acrobatic coach and choreographer, and attracts students from around the world with a focus on career development, choreography and professional stage preparation. Meaghan founded Move With The Beat dance competitions in 2013. She is the Australia and New Zealand Division manager for Acrobatic Arts since 2015. Most recently she opened The Academy as a local London, Ontario circus and acrobatic facility.

Meaghan recently has been hired for global choreographic projects in Australia, Montreal, France, China and India creating large scale shows for special events, Casino shows and year end performance university shows. She is passionate about welcoming everyone into the performance industry while sharing tips and tools about making it a reality.