If you are interested in volunteering or an internship in our projects as a trainer, in production or as a social worker email John at verticalcircus@gmail.com

Current Volunteers

Carly Sheppard,

is an Indigenous Emerging Murri dancer and choreographer descending from the Wallangamma and Takaluk people of the Gulf of Carpentaria, North West QLD- Australia.

She studied Dance at NAISDA Dance College (National Aboriginal Islander Skills Development Association) and graduated with the Bachelor of Dance at the Victorian College of the Arts and Music.


 She is very interested in your Circus with the new Circus with Spice Project in India and wanted to go to India since she was very young.

Being also involved in circus, particularly clowning and aerials, when she did Circus Oz' Blackrobatics intensive for Indigenous participants in 2012 will have her prepared for her journey to Delhi 2014.

 Contemporary dance is her core discipline next to practicing visual artist and vocalising.