Upper Secondary School

Love exercising? Dancing? Theater? Then this is the high school for you!

Education with total control and presence

The circus programme syllabus, has a three year orientation within the aesthetic program, which gives a broad, educational base for further artistic studies as well as university qualification.

Apply to or visit our Circus Upper Secondary School/High School

Get a feel for the atmosphere and meet the students. Just let us know and we'll arrange something! Accommodation in Stockholm: there is dedicated housing for circus students. Reach out and we’ll tell you more.

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Einar Kling Odencrants

Equipped for higher heights

St Botvids high school oversees your education, in particular academic subjects. And naturally, this program is university/college preparatory. At Cirkus Cirkör, we’ll prepare you to reach your physical and artistic peak. Our international teaching team consists exclusively of circus artists. They know exactly what you’ll need, after three years of high school, to be eligible for higher education circus programs around the world.

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The students film themselves and upload clips from their training.

A school day with Eliott Malhotra

A few weeks ago, the popular influencer Eliott Malhotra tested a day at the school. Join in when he tests the training, speech exercises, theater class or just talks to the staff in the dining room.

Former Students. A small sample of all the students who have graduated.

Uuve Jansson

Trapeze artist who now lives in Miami and Los Angeles and performs with Cirque de Soleil.

Py Huss Wallin

Lives in Sweden where she works as an actor, director and artist.

Petter Wadsten

Object manipulator and physical actor who has performed in 25 countries with, among others, Rapid Eye, Cirk la Putyka, Claire Parsons Co, Kompani Giraff and Trupp Trunk.

Esmeralda Nikolajeff

Aerial acrobat residing in Portugal who has performed with Cirkus Cirkör, Cirque La Putyka, Riksteatern and others.

Mira Leonard

Aerial acrobat who has performed with Cirkus Cirkör, Cirque La Putyka, Riksteatern and others.

Einar Kling-Odencrants

Photographer and acrobat who has toured with Cirkus Cirkör and 7 Fingers.

Anton Graaf

Acrobat who has toured with Cirkus Cirkör and who is also a member of Scandinavian Boards.

Sara Runsten

Hand to hand acrobat based in Stockholm who is part of Below Zero and often performs with Cirkus Cirkör and Kompani Giraff.

Aaron Hakala

Acrobat based in Sweden. Performs with Cirkus Cirkör, Scandinavian Boards as well as all over Europe.

Klara Mossberg

Tightwire artist and acrobat who has toured with companies such as NoFit State Circus, Circo Aereo and Cirkus Cirkör.

Erik Glas

Pair acrobat/base residing in Umeå, who is also the founder of company Kaaos Kamos.

Lukas Ivanow

Acrobat based in Sweden. Performs with Cirkus Cirkör, Scandinavian Boards and Below Zero.

Klara Sköldulf Philipp

Tightwire artist/partner acrobat who is part of Below Zero and has worked with most of Cirkus Cirkör’s school shows.

Axel Ahl

Base/pair acrobat based in Stockholm. Tours with Kompani Giraff and Below Zero.

Joel Roxendal

Acrobat based in Sweden who is also a member of the company 4onboard.

Kajsa Bohlin

Acrobat, artist and poet who has toured with several companies, among others Cirkus Cirkör and Cirk la Putyka.

Gisle Henriet

Acrobat based in Canada who has performed with 7 Fingers, Cirque du Soleil and is currently touring with Throw2Catch.

Dea Lundström

Acrobat, model and filmmaker who works extensively with circus pedagogy.

Jonathan Morell

Stockholm-based circus performer, dancer and filmmaker who often works as an educator at the Circus Upper Secondary School.

And many others…!

Photoshoot with
Karolina Henke

The photographer behind the powerful photos of our show Circus Days and Nights spent a day shooting of our third-year students.

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

Suddenly you can do things that you never imagined you could do.

Selma (Year 3)

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

The circus high school is college-preparatory and an excellent blend of studies and training

Elisa (Year 3)

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

I applied to the circus high school because I love training.

Edvin (Year 3)

What would you like to know?

Ask the students. Here, find the answers to FAQ and meet students directly.

Cirkusgymnasiet. Foto: Karolina Henke

The school with hope(s) for the future

More questions?

Daniel Gulko

Artistic Direktor
Daniel.gulko@cirkor.se

Raphael Beretti

Lena Ferrero

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