Serious Fun at Social Circus Yangon

Jules Howarth, an eccentric and enthusiastic Welshman, is spending his second winter in Yangon donating his time towards the Social Circus Yangon as a member of the Serious Fun Committee.

Social Circus is a concept based on the motto “everybody needs to have fun.” This is pertinent in Myanmar, a country emerging from 50 years of military rule where children’s rights are still a big issue.

Social Circus Yangon use circus skills to engage and empower at risk and disadvantaged children and youth living across the city. Circus training teaches new skills, team building, confidence, and most importantly how to have fun, laugh at one another and enjoy the moment.

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