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Duo Lyra Aerial Workshop
April 26, 2015 @ 3:30 pm - 5:30 pm$65
with Heather BoothSign Up Now!
You’ve been on the lyra by yourself, but have you tried it with a partner? Duo lyra is a beautiful way to expand your lyra knowledge, spacial awareness, and movement within with the lyra. Join us for this special two hour workshop and learn basic/ advanced basic doubles on the lyra and partner stretching and movement. Prior lyra experience is required. No doubles experiences necessary.
By the end of this workshop, you and your partner will have learned a 3-4 minute doubles routine. Bring a partner or meet one in class!
Heather Booth first learned the art of trapeze and aerial dance in 1997 in New Orleans, and she’s had a hard time walking on the ground ever since! Heather owns Miraas Aerial, a Denver-based aerial studio, where she spent four years as Creative Director and Lead Instructor, teaching aerial silk/fabric, static trapeze, lyra, and aerial yoga to adults and children. In addition to teaching aerial in the studio, Heather has spent years traveling and teaching culture and human rights as a university professor. An advocate of ‘social circus’, Heather has worked as an aerial trainer in Israel, Palestine, and Thailand, teaching trust and peace through circus skills. Heather’s aerial trainers have included: Julio Batista de Souza of Cirque du Soleil’s “Ka”, Alexandra Walker of the Slavic Sisters; Carrie Heller of the Circus Arts Institute; Shayna Swanson of Aloft, Lisa Natoli of Lisa’s Bright Ideas, and Josh McGirk of Aeriality, where she received Aerial Yoga teacher training. Read more about Heather at miraasaerials.com