What happens when two children’s librarians and a school teacher run away to join the circus? Acrobatic acts, spine tingling stories, and gravity defying feats of literacy! Combining their years of experience as aerialists, teachers and storytellers, StoryUp! bring a unique spin on literacy and circus to schools, libraries, and festivals. REQUEST STORY UP!

GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Flying Folktales and Fables

Together we will journey to wild jungles, distant deserts, and lands unknown . We will climb to the highest heights and fall to the lowest lows. We will use the ground, the air, and all of the space in-between to retell classic fables and folktales!

Special Requirements (Space, Tech, Volunteer): 25′ height (unobstructed), 30′ circumference floor space (unobstructed); 3 adults to assist with set up/tear down of the aerial rig- no actual physical labor is involved.

Maximum Participants: 200

Duration: 45 minutes

Single Performance Fee- $1,000.00
Two Performances Fee- $1,250.00

*If you have any questions, please contact the CAPS office at (919) 560-2718 for more details.
GRADES: Pre-K K 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12
Circus Arts with StoryUp!

Ever want to run away with the circus? No need, let the circus come to you! StoryUp! will give your class an introduction to classic circus skills. In this workshop we will dive into the basics of clowning, juggling, and partner acrobatics.

Special Requirements (Space, Tech, Volunteer): 2 adult volunteers, 5 folding panel mats (minimum), large unobstructed space (at least 25′ x 45′)

Maximum Participants: 30

Duration: 90 minutes

Workshop Fee: $140.00 per class/hr.