Intensives & Workshops

Guest Instructor Workshop

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Aerial Intensive Workshop

8 Weeks of intensive training (1 class per week) culminating in a student showcase. This workshop has no make-up classes.

The Aerial Intensive is geared toward the Intermediate and Advanced level, and you must be a current student at AANYC. Each student can choose which apparatus they would like to perform on from those available within the class time. Each student will receive a free ticket to the recital. Students must be a regular Aerial Arts NYC student and meet the prerequisites to sign-up and have prior experience on the apparatus.

The fundamentals of the class include

  • Focusing and refining aerial technique
  • Emphasis on stage presence and individual style
  • Learning aerial tricks and transitions to create an artistic and entertaining act
  • Coordinating musicality with choreography
  • Safety and warm-up techniques

Maximum number of students: 4 per class
Price – $400 – Includes student showcase performance, and 1 free ticket


  • For Silks and Rope you must be able to do multiple inverts in the air and hold yourself in the air for 1 minute.
  • For Hammock you must be able to invert on your own from the ground and from standing on the hammock loop.
  • For Lyra & Trapeze you must be able to do a single knee hang, invert from the ground on your own, and hang from one arm.
  • Must be a current AANYC student, and approved by the staff to sign up.

Workshops will begin in January, April, & September. There will be an optional tech rehearsal on the Friday night before the showcase from 6-8pm.

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