Mim has worked in Circus since the age of 11. She received her formal circus training in Finland, Australia & NZ. She loves performing, teaching & training circus everyday, and couldn't imagine having any other job.
Tyla has been training at Circotica since it opened in 2016. Her background is in gymnastics cheerleading. She began teaching for us in April 2019. She enjoys training aerials, contortion, handstands and adagio.
Dedicated practitioner and super keen bean, Teresa is a passionate circus educator. Sometimes the writer - often the wanderer, after teaching classes you'll likely spot her disappearing into the bush amidst birdsong.
Josh discovered circus in 2017, with his background in classical and contemporary dance he easily marries beautiful movement both on and off the apparatus. He specializes in trapeze, is a group fitness instructor & his quirky sense-of-humour wins over everybody!
Olivia grew up in Christchurch training in Rhythmic Gymnastics and Circus. After representing NZ in Gymnastics, she went on to do a degree at the National Institute of Circus Arts in Melbourne. She works internationally as a professional performer and entertainer.
Introducing Nathan aka MulletMan, a 15 year stalwart at the Christchurch World Buskers Festival. An internationally seasoned festival entertainer who understands that circus is something we must all stop being bad at.
The big kid from Blenheim that grew up swinging around on Christchurch playgrounds. Expert aerialist Kate adores her dragon-ninja son, and is helping train the next wave of NZ circus ninja kids at Circotica.
Joe discovered circus six years ago after a misguided attempt at pole dancing, and he has never looked back. His background is in artistic gymnastics, and his main focus is straps. Oh, and he LOVES conditioning.