professional development for circus artists
WHO WE ARE
A WORLD CLASS ACADEMY FOR CIRCUS THEATRE AND GENERAL EDUCATION
The Gamo Circus School for aims to provide professional development for circus artists and dancers. This circus and dance school in Addis Ababa will provide intensive training for talented young Ethiopians to fulfill their dreams, develop sustainable careers and extend their life skills.
The name of the school “Gamo” means lion. It comes from the southern part of Ethiopia.The Gamo and Wolayeta people perform acrobatics celebrations and funerals as a mark of love and care.
— Education, Training & Guidance
A circus and dance school in Addis providing intensive training for talented young Ethiopians to fulfill their dreams and develop sustainable careers as performers and teachers.
— Creation & Collaboration
Making Addis Ababa a vibrant hub for physical performance,bringing together the rich traditons of Ethiopian dance and acrobatcs with contemporary circus cultures from around the world.
— Professional work & Touring
A cabaret room in Addis, in which Ethiopian performers and dancers would be able to showcase and develop their talents, building audiences within the country as well as providing a bridge for Ethiopian artsts to tour overseas.