Aerial Dance & Fitness Classes

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Ages 12+, no experience necessary

Upcoming Workshops!

Contortion Techniques with Yulya Mihailova

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Yulya Mihailova

Yulya Mihailova

Date: Sunday, 10/19/14
Time: 7-9pm
Levels: Backbend and wall handstand
Cost: $65

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This class is for the intermediate/advanced flexibility student ready to take her or his stretching to the next level. Students will develop their back, leg, hip, and shoulder flexibility through assisted stretches, then learn to use that range of motion in handstand based contortion movements and poses. Special attention will be given to developing the strength and technique to support the body during extreme bending. The class requires a comfort level with handstands against a wall, front splits, bridges.

Creative Fabrics with Leisha Knight

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LeishaKnight

Leisha Knight

Date: Sunday, 10/19/14
Time: 1:30-3:00pm
Levels: Minimum 8 weeks
Cost: $65

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This workshop is designed to take your fabric skills to the next level by adding the artistic quality necessary for performance. It will challenge you to explore the idea of character development, artistic movement, and thematic concepts within your craft. It is available to all who have had at least 6 sessions on fabric or a minimum of 6 weeks experience. We are going to have a lot of fun and get you out of your comfort zone! Join me whether it is time to take your practice to the next level, get ready to create an act, or just want to explore new ideas for a new act. I can’t wait to see you there!

 

Artist Bio

Leisha Knight spent 8 years performing for Cirque du Soleil’s “Love” and has performed in other gala events and Cirque productions around Europe. Prior to her Circus career, she was an NCAA All-American Gymnast who placed 7th All-Around at the National Championships. Leisha also performed and toured with her 3 sisters doing acrodance numbers that they choreographed together. She has performed with and choreographed for the Nevada Ballet’s “A Choreographer’s Showcase,” worked with “Grounded Aerial,” and taught acrodance for many years. Leisha is also a registered yoga teacher who taught yoga at “Love and currently teaches yoga for Cirque du Soleil’s “Amaluna.” She currently travels with “Amaluna” and teaches workshops in many cities where they perform. She has taught aerial silks and straps, acrodance, broadway style movement, yoga, and tumbling in locations around the world including France, Los Angeles, San Jose, Santa Cruz, Birmingham, Anchorage, Boston, and New York City. Leisha is passionate about movement arts and artists. She loves contributing to the artistic development of individuals in every town that she happens to visit. Leisha has had the amazing opportunity to work with fabulous teachers and directors and loves to share the knowledge of her own experience with others.

Intermediate Lyra with Christina Campolongo

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Christina Campolongo

Christina Campolongo

Date: Tuesday, 11/4/14
Time: 7:00-8:30pm
Levels: Minimum 8 weeks
Cost: $65

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Do you love spinning until you’re dizzy and feeling the wind blowing through your hair? Come hang out Christina Campolongo on the Lyra and we will explore numerous new ways to make that hoop twirl while learning new and exciting skills from this 15 year veteran of Cirque Du Soleil. The class will be geared to your skill level so don’t feel shy. EVERYONE IS WELCOME!

 

 

Artist Bio

Christina Campolongo first stepped on the stage at the tender age of 6 years old following in her father’s footsteps of becoming a circus performer. She pursued her passion for flying through the air and for the past 15 years she has been performing as an aerialist for world renowned Cirque Du Soleil on both La Nouba and Corteo. With over 5000 performances under her belt Christina is now looking to share her experience with you.