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Sara Hoffman of Morris shows off some of the contortions that are part of her training with Circus Juventus, a St. Paul-based circus arts performance school.

Circus Juventas has local girl flying high

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By Tom Larson

Sun Tribune

For several years, audiences have been captivated by the performances of Cirque du Soleil and other groups which have brought the grace and athleticism of contemporary circus arts to mainstream stages.


A Morris youth is learning and performing those skills through Circus Juventas, a youth circus school in St. Paul.

Sara Hoffman, 8, has been practicing and performing with Circus Juventus for about half of her young life.

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