Meet Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers:

Have fun and get the best training from our top quality instructors!  Check out our great instructors and performers below, then come and learn from them in person!

Katie – Joined our versatile and dynamic team of aerial coaches with expertise gained while coaching and performing in Florida. With a background in hoop dance, competitive cheerleading, where she led her team to 1st place State and National titles, acrobalance, and fire performance, Katie loves how aerial dance combines strength and grace into an art form accessible to everyone.  Katie has a Masters degree in Public Health.  
Megan-A dance major alumnus of The Denver School of the Arts and classically trained in ballet, modern, jazz, tap, and ethnic styles, Megan is accomplished on all the apparatuses and has a lovely, encouraging teaching style. With long, flowing lines. Megan is a versatile performer and has performed in Los Angelos,  Elitches, The Colorado Convention Center, and Red Rocks.  She won the 2011 International Aerial Award for the “Most Exquisite Performer”, Professional category.

Megan on Herlife Magazine Cover

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Nadja – a beautiful performer and one of our students favorite instructors because of her dynamic, encouraging personality!  Nadj flower

Christina – available for private lessons as a style coach in addition to teaching several of our classes is from Anchorage, Alaska where she, began dancing at age 6 to improve her style as a figure skater!  She danced in Dance Spectrum Alaska’s company, was lead dancer in the U.S., China, and Japan in the Magic of Jay Owenhouse, performed with Pilobus Dance Theater, and on live TV in Germany.  Later, she performed in Dubai, Abu Dhabi, then with Radiolab which toured the US.  She is dance captain, choreographer, and performer with MOTH Poetic Circus. She attended the New England Center for Circus Art’s Professional Training Program and has attained a B.S. in Exercise Physiology from Montana State, as well as ACSM Health/Fitness Specialist and Zumba certifications.
Brittany – after training as a figure skater and later as an aerialist at Aerial Cirque over Denver,  she recently completed a professional contract in South America where she performed aerial hoop as Tinkerbell and duo aerial silks as Jasmine, on ice.  She went on to perform in China, France, Italy, Switzerland, Chile, Colombia, British Virgin Islands, and the U.S.  She is currently teaching classes and private lessons at Aerial Cirque Over Denver.
Alexandra – specializes in Fabric & Contortion. She teaches gorgeous technique and performs throughout the US including Hawaii plus Canada & Europe.Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers
Michelle  grew up dancing in Minneapolis – classical ballet, modern, tap, jazz, hip-hop and ballroom.  While performing in a show with an Aerialist, she became mesmerized and eventually moved to Denver to train at Aerial Cirque Over Denver.  She has since performed at the Denver Center for Performing Arts, Elitches, Red Rocks, in Gladius The Show and at the Belfast Circus School.   She has developed into a top-notch aerial instructor and performer!  
Amy – began her aerial training at Aerial Cirque Over Denver where she also coached and performed. After attending the New England Center for Circus Arts, she was the lead Aerialists and ring mistress for Circus Gerbola in Ireland.


 Jade groud split Jade – a lovely dancer, she began her aerial training at Aerial Cirque Over Denver and has since become a stunning aerial performer and excellent instructor.
Julia – began her aerial training at Aerial Cirque Over Denver’s after school program and summer camp.  She has developed into a contortion artist in the air and has performed throughout Denver.  She’s also a very popular aerial instructor!

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Kat on Fab for web Katrina – the 2- time winner of the International Aerial Award for the “Most Spectacular Performer” in both Spanish Web and Trapeze!  She began her aerial training at Aerial Cirque Over Denver’s after school program and summer camp and has become an extremely versatile performer as a contortionist and aerial artist.

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Viktoria, (Vikkah).
Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers The electrifying Daniel, one of Aerial’s most phenomenal rising stars, has taught our After School Aerial Circus & special events including the Aerial Awards International Weekend hosted by ACOD. He’s versatile on numerous Aerial apparatuses and gifted in his ability to relate to kids, teens, and adults! He performed with the Cirkus Smirkus National Summer Tour for 5 summers and recently graduated from the prestigious École Nationale de Cirque (The National Circus School) in Montreal. During his European performance tour, he won the coveted “Festungsvarieté Koblenz” award at the highly selective Newcomer Show in Germany.
Kiley – one of our contortion masters!  A wonderful instructor and a gorgeous performer!

Our contortionists can perform almost anywhere, and have performed in very creative spaces!

Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers Josh McGirk , one of Denver’s most loved Yoga and Yoga seminar instructors takes a flowing vinyasa class into the air for balance, strength, flexibility and confidence in his popular Aerial Yoga classes.
Josh Rigo discovered his love of circus arts & being in the air in high school!  He completed the Professional Training Program at the New England Center for Circus Arts.  In addition, Josh has danced, acted, and sung in over 200 productions and dozens of choir and solo singing performances including American Idol. Josh started teaching for ADOD in 2007.  He loves the arts and has dedicated his life to it.

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Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers Jennifer has been teaching and performing at numerous venues including the Colorado Convention Center, the Fillmore Auditorium, the Oriental Theater. She spends her days as an architect but relies on flying in the fabric at night to keep her sanity! She is endlessly inspired by the beauty of aerial dance and loves to see her students achieve things they never thought they’d be doing!
Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers Paige integrates a myriad of experience in teaching and performing. A dancer (ballet, modern, flamenco, character, kabuki), a former martial artist (internationally ranked in Wushu Kung Fu), and an experienced Teacher in an academic classroom, Paige combines athleticism, strength, and grace  as well as patience, empathy, and encouragement to balance out the aerial experience.
Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers Stephinity , founder of KAIVALYA performs locally and all over the world. She’s performed in Jamaica and twice throughout India, bringing a totally new style of dance to the country! She teaches a very energetic style of Hoop Dancing for all levels.
Jess, PhiraPhoenixFire is multi-talented!  Her on-stage personality brings her audiences to their feet! Designing gorgeous, exotic costumes is her forte!

Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers
Our Outstanding Instructors and Performers




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