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With the average number of simultaneous aerial performers usually between 2 and 5, tonight's performance of over 25 dancers performing over five minutes of synchronized aerial silks is a significant first for the art form.
The studio offers a range of circus classes, from aerial arts (trapeze, lyra, aerial silks, hammock and rope) to acrobatics and parkour, available at the beginner, intermediate and advanced levels.
Students can try dozens of disciplines, including juggling, unicycling, aerial silks and hoops, high-wire walking, trapeze, ringmaster, clowning and rigging.
From high-flying twists and turns to swaying in a cocoon-like state, aerial silks offer suspended play.
In contrast the delightfully camp and wonderfully bizarre Mr Mistress is sure to arouse your curiosity while Mona Lisa, the flying princess of aerial silks, will make your jaw hit the floor.
When elegant long-legged Swiss contortionist Emi Vourthey - a former ballerina - suddenly free-falls from high-flying aerial silks to just above the floor the whole audience gasps aloud.
There's traditional Chinese stunts such as the aerial silks and the famous Monkey Poles, plus boy-foot juggling, dynamic hoop diving with spectacular somersaults, leaps and jumps, hat juggling, and contortions, all set to an original score.
The original Club Med CREACTIVE by Cirque du Soleil interactive playground experience at Club Med Punta Cana offers guests the opportunity to learn more than 25 acrobatic and artistic activities ranging from flying trapeze, acrobatic bungee, tightrope, aerial silks and trampoline to mask painting, make-up and juggling lessons and more.
And over the last decade she's forged a successful entertainment career, working all over the UK as well as performing internationally, not just as a dancer but also fire performing and aerial silks and hoop work too.
Expect plenty of ooh-, aah- and yikes-provoking tricks, including aerial silks, contortion, hooping and acrobatics, all done to original music played by a live orchestra.
The Ritz-Carlton, Sarasota has created a new massage experience with a nod to Sarasota's circus heritage: the aerial silks massage.
This course for children aged seven to 15 will introduce aerial and ground-based circus skills including aerial silks, static trapeze, aerial hoop and ground acrobatics.
In the opening number of Broadway's Spider-Man: Turn Off the Dark, flaxen-haired girls fly out on shimmering yellow aerial silks.
Stars include aerial silks performer, Pavel, the Bugrove sisters on the deceptively dangerous Rola-rola, French clown Jerry, juggler Gordon Marquez, and the Gymnastics Fantastics.