Shayna has been creating and performing aerial works that have been described by the Chicago Reader as “truly heart-felt and creative” for over 12 years. Renowned for her cyr wheel and aerial rope acts, she’s received awards at several circus festivals. Her teaching experience extends to master classes around the US and the world. She keeps busy performing and teaching with her circus company, Aloft Circus Arts, and running The Aloft Loft, the 3rd largest circus school in the US. She’s also a current company member of Circus Flora and has worked with Cirque du Soleil.
Shayna is highly skilled in many disciplines aside from rope and wheel. She is one of the top artists and teachers in the US on trapeze, aerial hoop and aerial silks, as well! Additional skills include duo acrobatics, duo silks, duo aerial frame, Chinese Poles, tumbling, roller skating, trick riding, motorcycles, group acrobatics, Russian swing, diving, contemporary dance, hip hop, ukulele and more. Basically, she’s the real deal.
Visit Shayna at: http://www.aerialgirl.com/