Upcoming Workshops!

6 Week Series: Thursdays — Dec 6th - Jan 10th
Advanced Silks
&
Int/Adv Hammock with Emily LeMieux

Advanced Silks:
Thursdays — 12/6-1/10
6:00 - 7:15pm
$200 for entire series
$35 for single workshop (this option will become available 12/1/18)

6 weeks of advanced silks intrigue with Emily LeMieux! This workshop series is being offered to support our higher level students while Erin Garber-Pearson is out of town (12/5-1/9) and to give them to opportunity to learn from another excellent instructor.

PREREQ: Students are expected to be training at least 2-3x per week to maintain the strength and stamina necessary for this workshop. Bring extra layers to protect your body, such as a long sleeve shirt, extra leggings, and socks with the toes cut out.

  • Mastery of all Beginner and Intermediate Silks prereqs

  • Mastery of at least 2 climbs, in addition to basic (French) & Russian (with at least one inverted climb)

  • Mastery of at least two ways into X back

  • Multiple inversions in air

  • Solid hip key in the air

  • Dancer wrap foot locks

  • S wrap

  • Ability to remain in the air for at least 4 minutes

  • Ability to hang by hands (straight or bent arm) for 20 seconds

  • Demonstrated ability/willingness to listen to and follow instructor directions

Thursdays — 12/6-1/10
7:15 - 8:30PM
$200 for entire series
$35 for single workshop (this option will become available 12/1/18)

6 weeks of sling shenanigans with Emily LeMieux! This workshop series is being offered to support our higher level students while Anny Bouchard is recovering from her injury and to give them to opportunity to learn from another excellent instructor.

PREREQ:

  • Pull over

  • Invert from stand

  • Front and back body balance

  • Hock hang (single knee)

  • Demonstrated ability/willingness to listen to and follow instructor directions

Meet Your Instructor!
Emily is a multidisciplinary artist, Head Aerial Instructor at Agora Arts, and Co-Founder of The Greatest of Ease Circus troupe, best known for crafting memorable characters and for her whimsical and ethereal performance style. Emily has been defying gravity for almost a decade, weaving skill and strength and style between ceiling ribbons, having completed rigorous Teacher Training with Paper Doll Militia and trained with seasoned circus performers, such as Shannon McKenna and Jackie Zalewski, throughout the United States and abroad. Her rich history in dance (ballet, jazz, etc.) and competitive cheer inspire her instruction, which focuses on form, injury prevention, character development and authentic expression.

Location:
The Ann Arbor Aviary
2875 Boardwalk Dr., Suite A
Ann Arbor, Mi 48105


Tuesday - December 11, 2018 - Birds Eye View Circus - Toledo, OH
TWO Workshops - Sling: Twists and Twirls & Silks Explorers

SILKS EXPLORERS: WORKSHOP WITH EMILY LEMIEUX

  • Tuesday December 11th, (Theater)

  • 6-7:30pm

  • $40 Single Workshop

  • $65, Two Workshops Discount!

    In this class we will go to the moon and back, exploring the silks in ways that may seem familiar, but will have new and interesting twists. We will discover pathways that didn't seem possible and work through longer sequences that will help build stamina and touch on different theory.
    Prerequisites: Hip Key in the air, inversion in the air

SLING: TWIST AND TWIRLS WORKSHOP WITH EMILY LEMIEUX

  • Tuesday December 11th

  • 7:45-9:15pm

  • $40 Single Workshop

  • $65, Two Workshops Discount!

    This hammock workshop will dive deep into fluid movements, creative pathways, and interesting shapes. Playing with things you may be familiar from paths you may not be. Come prepared to condition your brain to see how to twist your way in and twirl your way out.

    Prerequisites: unassisted pullover, inverts in the air

Location:
Birds Eye View Circus
2413 Collingwood Boulevard
Toledo, OH, 43620


Saturday - December 15, 2018 - Water’s Edge Aerial Arts - Traverse City, MI
Workshop: Hammock Discoveries

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Saturday, Dec 15th - 5:00 - 6:30 PM
$60 per person
Early Bird Special - $55 (By 12/01)
Use Promo Code: EARLYBIRD

Hammock Discoveries: 

This hammock workshop will explore the fluid movements, unique mounts, creative pathways, and interesting shapes. Playing with things you may be familiar from paths you may not be. Come prepared to discover fun ways in and out of the hammock.

Prerequisites: unassisted pullover, inverts in the air

Location:
Water’s Edge Gymnastics
971 Lynch Dr.
Traverse City, MI 49686