Aerial Circus Technique and Fitness classes in the centre of Bristol. Come and learn new skills, develop your strength and confidence and discover the upside-down side of yourself.
About the teachers:
Nicole A'Court-Stuart is a circus performer and teacher based in Bristol. A multi-skilled aerialist who specialises in static trapeze, She has had a regular teaching post at The National Centre for Circus Arts, London since 2011. She has been supported there with a wealth of training, including participating in Cirque du Soleil's Social Circus Teacher program and a Circus Space teaching apprenticeship. She is excited about the benefits of circus for all and supporting people to nourish and realise their physical potential. She has a passion for good technique as well as a good work out.
After first encountering static trapeze classes at Circomedia, Donna developed a passion for Rope, Silks and Straps. She has trained in Bristol and Toronto and has learnt techniques which draw from many different fitness and circus practices.Donna is also a gymnastics coach and understands the challenge of achieving and balancing strength, agility and flexibility for those who have come to circus from a wide range of backgrounds. She is motivated about creating an inclusive, eclectic and energising mix of great tunes, fitness, cardio, physio, stretching and circus conditioning exercises to help everyone improve their physical confidence and ability, both on and off the equipment. Donna has performed multi-media doubles and solo rope and static trapeze. She also creates performance platforms at The Island, Bristol which allow professional and amateur performers from a wide variety of disciplines to collaborate and create new work and shows together.