On the 27-28th of February 2012 CEN network took take part and lend their expertise by sending Wille Christiani and Tiziana Prota to Finland to take part in the meeting WMUM- What Makes Us Move. This time hosted by CEN partner Salpaus Further Education Hollola, in Finland

 

 

WMUM- What Makes Us Move is an EU-project with a goal to bring together people and knowledge from 6 different countries. Participants of the project were:

 

Circus in Beweging Leuven, Belgium
Albert and Friends instant circus London, England
LK, CircO Hannover, Germany
Tsirkus Folie Tallinn, Estonia
Circus Elleboog Amsterdan, Holland
Salpaus Further Education Hollola, Finland

 

Leaders and teachers from these different organizations attended workshops in circus pedagoghy, training and rigging technique. 

 

On the 27th CEN participated by holdning a workshop in basic rigging. Elements of the course included basic rigging, material knowledge, counter weight systems, acsending and decsending techniques and truss knowledge. 

 

The workshop was held together with Salpaus circus teacher Jukka Junti. 

 

See pictures below from the workshop: