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New Executive Director Announcement

ANNOUNCING NECCA’S NEW EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR! Please welcome Jenna Struble who is joining us in January!   JENNA STRUBLE The Board of Directors is delighted to announce that Jennifer (“Jenna”) Struble has been hired to serve as NECCA’s next executive director. Jenna holds a B.A. from the University of Central Florida in Arts and began her […]

December 2020 Updates

WINTER IS COMING! Stay warm with circus through these cold winter months! Online and in person classes (with COVID protocols, of course!) offer something for everyone. Find the perfect gift for the circus enthusiast in your life with our gift cards and new NECCA gear! Learn more about ProTrack with our Q&A session. Join us […]

2020 Annual Appeal

MOVING BODIES, EASING MINDS ———————————————————— Dear NECCA Enthusiast, At NECCA, we help our students develop agility, flexibility, strength, and creativity. This year has required that NECCA itself employ all of these skills to continue to meet our mission: At NECCA, the transformative power of circus arts enables a diverse and inclusive community of artists, teachers […]

ProTrack Applications

Hello circus friends! We hope you’re staying safe and well as we all navigate this new territory. Thank you for your support of NECCA over the years. NECCA just opened applications for our ProTrack Program, which is the longest running professional training program in the US. If you have students who want to take their […]

ProTrack 2020/21 Applications Open

DEADLINE: JANUARY 17TH ONLINE AUDITIONS: MARCH 12TH – 14TH Take your circus passions to the next level in the longest running professional program in the US! Our graduates are performing worldwide and you could be next! NECCA’s comprehensive 3 year training program will give you an in depth, well rounded focus in circus arts. Our […]

October 2020 Updates #2

JOIN THE COMMUNITY! ———————————————————— There are so many ways to become more involved at NECCA — even from the comfort of your home! Online opportunities: * Virtual classes (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/training/virtual-circus-classes/) for all ages * Halloween costume contest (https://fb.me/e/cbkDvZ7Ov) * Become a Board Member (https://www.facebook.com/job_opening/1066579773792634/?source=job_ats) and join meetings on Zoom In person at NECCA: * Apply (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/contact/employment/#executive-director-position) […]

October 2020 Updates

Fall is in the Air! ———————————————————— It’s autumn in Vermont, which brings beauty, change, and renewal. Our incredible staff and students are safely implementing our phased reopening plans (https://necenterforcircusarts.org/covid-19-information/) as ProTrack successfully started and limited classes reopened to the public. If you’re looking for ways to bring fitness and fun back into your routine, check […]

Jamie’s Resignation

A Letter from our Executive Director—Jamie Hodgson ———————————————————— Hello to my cherished friends, family, and colleagues: It is with an overwhelming set of emotions that I announce my intention to step down as NECCA’s Executive Director in the weeks ahead. Before you worry—I’d like to assure everyone that both NECCA and I are doing just […]

August 2020 – Updates

FALL CLASSES & COVID PRECAUTIONS ———————————————————— Hello to NECCA friends and family, near and far! We hope that you are safe and healthy wherever you are during this continued strange time. Fall is approaching and many of you are busy planning school schedules and finding ways to make your “new normal” feel more, well… normal. […]


Hello NECCA Community, ———————————————————— We hope and trust that you are staying well out there! And… well… we miss you! Have you been taking advantage of virtual classes? Finding ways to do circus in your living room and in your yard? Doing partner acrobatics with the family dog? Maybe even climbing the actual curtains by […]