For grades: K-5
Fees for live visit: $250 and up
Bully prevention show for elementary schools »
If you want to introduce the concept of bullying to your students, Mr. Mike is your man. --- Dr. June Jones - Principal, Oak Hill Elementary School - Orlando, FL
The STOP Bullying Show is a fun, interactive presentation that will captivate students and teachers alike. This 45-minute show incorporates well established anti-bullying techniques with comedy, magic, and a wide array of circus skills. It focuses on 4 main points that teaches kids what they can do to help put a "STOP" to bullying.
S - Stay away from bullies
T - Tell an adult
O - Offer your support
P - Participate in group activities
The show emphasizes the importance of adult intervention, and covers Next Generation Sunshine State Standards set by the Florida Department of Education.
Mike Weakley (aka "Mr. Mike) has been providing top quality, family friendly entertainment for over 25 years. Seven of those years were spent performing as a professional clown with the Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus. He has also performed in theme parks, festivals, fairs, schools, libraries, scout troupes, and other community organizations all across the country. In addition to being a performer, Mr. Mike is also a circus arts instructor. He has taught children of all ages juggling, unicycle riding, stilt walking, plate spinning, and clowning. He is actively involved with the Cirque du Soleil community outreach program "Cirque du Monde"... which is designed to help at-risk youth reach their full potential... and is an instructor for the Orlando Youth Circus.