Wise Fool New Mexico

Wise Fool exists to share the transformative power of circus and theater arts. Wise Fool also exists because of our visionary donors who continue to support a more beautiful, connected world. Please consider donating to our 2016 giving campaign to keep the wonderful "WiseFoolian" world thriving - creating safe and supportive space for all of us to raise our voices and discover what is possible.  For more inspiration and personal tales of transformation at Wise Fool please visit our #IAmAWiseFoolian page and follow us on social media!


Drop-in Adult/Teen Class Session Nov/Dec

By Ilana Blankman | November 28, 2016

We want to keep you in the air as the holidays near, so we’re offering a 4 – week drop-in session of teen and adult classes. November 28 – December 22nd. All classes will be on a drop-in basis, so no need to register ahead of time, just come! A great time for folks new … Read more…


#IAmAWiseFoolian : Tales of Transformation at Wise Fool

By Amy Christian | November 27, 2016

For the next weeks, we’ll be sharing stories of our community members and how their lives have changed through grit, courage, community, and of course…circus! Click here to visit the #IAmAWiseFoolian page and read their stories.  AND Click Here to DONATE to Keep the Wise Foolian World Thriving!!


Elevate! Circus Intensive Jan 8 – 21st

By Ilana Blankman | November 27, 2016

Get your new year’s workout off the ground with a 2-week, circus-based fitness intensive led by Wise Fool’s professional circus artists. Students learn the basics in trapeze, partner acrobalance, aerial fabric, stilt-walking, conditioning, flexibility, performance and more! For folks of all genders ages 16+ (we love folks over 60!). Classes are 5 days a week … Read more…


Annual Giving Campaign is Happening!

By Amy Christian | November 26, 2016

Fill Sprout the Giant Puppet ’til she is overflowing with CIRCUS LOVE!! Wise Fool exists to share the transformative power of circus. Wise Fool also exists because of visionary donors like you, who support a more beautiful, connected world. You are an important part of our community and we are asking you to keep the … Read more…


Circus Luminous this weekend at the Lensic Theater!

By Alex Diaz | November 24, 2016

Circus Luminous, Wise Fool’s annual production, is hitting the stage Thanksgiving weekend! Friday November 25th at 7pm Saturday November 26th at 2pm and 7pm Sunday November 27th at 4pm Tickets available online at the Lensic boxoffice or by visiting the Lensic in person at 211 W. San Francisco Street in Santa Fe. Featuring many Wise … Read more…

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#IAmAWiseFoolian of the day is Ian MacGillivray and his daughter Fiona - we love a family combo of fabulous WiseFoolians!

"Ever had a hard time hanging upside down? The rush of the air, the sudden change in perspective. It's one of those things that's scary and fun all at once. When my daughter and I started Wise Fool many moves looked complex and pushed our boundaries (including being upside down). With tons of support and lots of practice the seemingly impossible became not only easy, but fun. Now look who's hanging upside down!
That's why #IAmaWiseFoolian "

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Awesome performance yesterday by our Circus Comes to School Youth at Carlos Gilbert!! YAY!! they rocked a great show of acrobatics, stiltwalking, object manipulation, and puppetry for an appreciative audience of families and friends!! ... See MoreSee Less

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