Aerial Silks, Trapeze, and Aerial Hoop (Lyra) Series Classes

At Cirque De Vol we offer a variety of series classes for ages youth to adult. These series classes include aerial silks, trapeze and aerial hoop (lyra) at our downtown Raleigh studio.

Listed below are our series classes starting in December 2018.

For a complete list of our upcoming series classes thru April 2019, please visit our Series Classes page on MindBodyOnline.com

Please Note: To Register, You Need To Go To MindBodyOnline.com. Registering For a Series Class is Not Supported on The App

Youth Beginner Silk Series

Day: Mondays
Date: 12/03/18 – 1/07/19
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm and 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Room: Circus Room
Instructor: Cassidy Slabaugh
Ages: 8-12

Description:
Does your child love to hang upside down? Love to monkey around? The aerial silks, also known as tissu, is a fun fabric apparatus that students can climb and wrap themselves in. Your child will learn to fly and dance creatively up in the air! Students will also increase strength and flexibility as they are taught basic hangs, climbs, locks, inversions. Class time includes basic yoga warm-ups, conditioning games on the silks, instruction of skills and poses in the safety of an aerial nest.

Missed classes may be made up in any other youth class. However, make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one. Drop-in rate is $28. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Adult Beginner Silk Series

Day: Mondays
Date: 12/03/18 – 1/07/19
Time: 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Room: Circus Room
Instructor: Cassidy Slabaugh
Ages: 12+

Description:
This class covers all your aerial silk basics. Each student will learn climbs, inverts, locks, and slides on the aerial fabric. Students work in small groups and can practice new moves at their own pace. Class includes basic warm-up, conditioning (pull-ups, grip work and deep abdominal strengthening), and beginner moves, vocabulary and technique (climbs, splits, inverts, foot locks, ankle hangs, etc.)

Missed classes may be made up in another silks class, aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $30. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

No experience necessary

Teen Beginner Silk Series

Day: Tuesday
Date: 12/04/18 – 1/08/19
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Room: Aerial Room
Instructor: Cassidy Slabaugh

Description:
This class covers all your aerial silk basics. Each student will learn climbs, inverts, locks, and slides on the aerial fabric. Students work in small groups and can practice new moves at their own pace. Class includes basic warm-up, conditioning (pull-ups, grip work and deep abdominal strengthening), and beginner moves, vocabulary and technique (climbs, splits, inverts, foot locks, ankle hangs, etc.)

Missed classes may be made up in another silks class, aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $29. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Youth Intermediate/Advanced Silk Series

Day: Tuesdays
Date: 12/04/18 – 1/08/19
Time: 5:45 pm – 6:45 pm
Room: Aerial Room
Instructor: Cassidy Slabaugh
Ages: 8 and up

Description:
Successful execution of climbing, be able to make a sling, put on foot locks, and invert in order to move to Intermediate/Advanced

Missed classes may be made up in any other youth class. However, make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.Drop-in rate is $28. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Adult Beginner Trapeze Series

Day: Tuesdays
Date: 12/04/18 – 1/08/19
Time: 7:00 pm – 8:15 pm
Room: Circus Room
Instructor: Arika Brown
Ages: 12+

Description:
This class will cover the basics of hanging, dangling and floating on a static trapeze. Build strength while having fun; release tension and find length and space in the spine, shoulders and neck. Improve overall endurance and flexibility, learn play and practice structures incorporating basic low-flying trapeze vocabulary, and increase your knowledge and skill w/ new hangs and aerial maneuvers. Skills progression builds on vocabulary to include spinning and swinging, as well as improvisation.

In this beginner class, you will learn essential body positioning and technique, as well as basic skills such as knee and ankle hangs, pullovers and much more. You’ll be hanging upside down by the end of your first class!

Missed classes may be made up in another trapeze class, aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $30. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Youth Intermediate/Advanced Silks Series

Day: Wednesdays
Date: 12/05/18 – 1/09/19
Time: 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Room: Circus Room
Instructor: Faith Towner
Ages: 8+

Description:
Successful execution of climbing, be able to make a sling, put on foot locks, and invert in order to move to Intermediate/Advanced

Missed classes may be made up in any other youth class. However, make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.Drop-in rate is $28. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Adult Beginner 2-3/Intermediate Silks

Day: Wednesdays
Date: 12/05/18 – 1/09/19
Time: 5:45 pm – 7:00 pm
Instructor: Faith Towner

Description:
This is not for complete beginners!! You should be able to foot lock, climb, and invert in the air. Speak to your current instructor to see if this class is for you!

Missed classes may be made up in another silks class, aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $30. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevolstudios@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Aerial Hoop (Lyra) Beginner Level

Day: Thursdays
Date: 12/06/18 – 1/10/19
Time: 7:45 pm – 9:00 pm
Room: Aerial Room
Instructor: Alissa Fagan
Ages: 18+ Beginners Welcome in this mixed level class 12+ or with studio permission

Description:
The Lyra, (also known as aerial hoop or cerceau), is a circular steel hula hoop shaped apparatus suspended from the ceiling. It is used by circus artists to perform aerial dance and acrobatics. Poses on the lyra are visual stunning and reminiscent of traditional static trapeze poses. This class will teach you how to activate your core and build strength while learning beautiful poses and spins. Students will learn a mix of spins and poses both under and inside the hoop. The components of this class focus on strength training in the upper body and abs, flexibility and coordination.

Missed classes may be made up in aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $30. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Adult Beginner Silk Series

Day: Saturdays
Date: 12/08/18 – 1/12/19
Time: 3:45 pm – 5:00 pm
Instructor: Arika Brown
Ages: No Experience Necessary 12+

Description:
This class covers all your aerial silk basics. Each student will learn climbs, inverts, locks, and slides on the aerial fabric. Students work in small groups and can practice new moves at their own pace. Class includes basic warm-up, conditioning (pull-ups, grip work and deep abdominal strengthening), and beginner moves, vocabulary and technique (climbs, splits, inverts, foot locks, ankle hangs, etc.)

Missed classes may be made up in another silks class, aerial boot camp or during open aerial gym (2 open gyms per 1 class missed). Make ups must be used during the current session as they do expire at the end of the series and will not roll over to the next one.

Drop-in rate is $30. However please note that drop-ins are typically not allowed after the first 2 weeks of a series, please email cirquedevol@gmail.com to see if a drop-in is possible.

Youth Trapeze Series

Day: Saturdays
Date: 12/08/18 – 1/12/19
Time: 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Room: Circus Room
Instructor: Abby Hylton
Ages: 8+

Description:
In this class you will learn all the basics of trapeze. Skills learned on the single-point low-flying trapeze will include hanging and dangling, along with a variety of exciting moves. Enjoy a fun workout while expanding your imagination!

This class is typically taught in a 6 week session. Drop-ins welcome during the Summer months.

Please note: Missed classes are unable to be made up. Please plan accordingly and prioritize time for your child’s class attendance. No refunds or makeups will be permitted for missed youth classes.

Cost per 6 week series: $150

Drop-in rate is $28