Becoming A Member

  • You are joining in our mission to bring greater advocacy for American Circus.
  • Networking – on the first Thursday of every month, the ACA will host an open zoom call for its members, inviting conversation, introductions, and a warm, collegial atmosphere to allow for new connections and discoveries. Special Industry workshop led by leaders in the field – Stay tuned for upcoming workshop schedule.
  • Make a difference – join one of our committees discussing specific topics in the Circus Industry. Examples include: Advocacy service; Apprenticeship/internship; Community justice within circus; COVID-19 support for circus; Equity, Diversity, and Inclusion within circus; Insurance; Touring network, and more.

For this inaugural year, membership dues are $25 for all.

Code Of Ethics For All Members

By signing on as a member of the ACA you consent and accept our founding agreements.

We Believe In:

Offering Service to all members
Collective learning through Compassion, Openness and Acceptance
Our Community offers Strength in Numbers
Turning Movement into Action
Collective mentorship and shared knowledge
We can be an Agency for change

Zero Tolerance Policies:

for race & gender discrimination
for sexual harassment