The circus at school
AbstractThis article explains Alegria Project (Happiness Project) carried by State University Paulista in the Technology and Science Faculty (FCT/UNESP). The aim was to show many positives aspects of Circus art to public school students in Presidente Prudente city. The first part is a characterization and issues of Alegria Project. The second part is dedicated to define a theoretical and practical basis of circus art proposal at public school linked to physical education. Finally, there are a description of main aims and results obtained and conclusion of Alegria project. Keys-Word: Circus art, Physical Education and “Alegria” project.