Marley Richards (l.) and Heylie Heck are two of the dozen aerial artists who performed in Sitka Cirque’s Winter Showcase on Saturday (12-16-18). Students choreographed their own pieces for the lyra (shown), trapeze, and silks. (Lois Verbaan photos)

The Sitka Cirque held its annual Winter Showcase on Saturday, December 15, 2018. The performance was held in conjunction with a Family Social featuring face painting, cookies, and mask decorating. The event was a fundraiser for Sitka Cirque’s scholarship fund.