Jake Silvestro

jake silvestro

A workshop for anyone who is beginning to work on or needs to sharpen their intermediate tumbling skills.

Working with traditional floor tumbling and also exploring more contemporary movement styles and contemporary tumbling to give you the pathways you will need to move towards a more advanced tumbling style.

Please read the pre-requisites and be honest with yourself. No point signing up if this is not the skill level appropriate for you.

Jake Silvestro – Acrobat

Jake is one of the founding members of Poncho Circus. Having been brought up with gymnastics among other sports, Jake has always been a determined acrobat. He was introduced to circus and soon became a member of Warehouse Circus where he learnt a variety of skills in circus manipulation and group acrobatics, developing him into an all-round performer. This determination saw him expand his training to excel in Roué Cyr and Handstand Chair. These days Jake performs nationally and internationally with a variety of circus companies such as Casus and Madhouse Circus, while still developing his own work through Poncho Circus.

Jake also has a Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Art. He is passionate about his art; both visual and performance, having incorporated live art into Poncho Circus shows in the past as well as developing the idea for future projects.