Aerial Acrobatics

Performing movements, series of movements, aerial choreography, tilts, rotations. Participants will learn the vocabulary of aerial hoops and silks: the different mounts and the execution of aerial poses. Improving body strength, increasing body awareness and spatial orientation, and overcoming fears and blocks will also be integrated into the training. There will be a short period of aerial specific physical preparation, followed by apparatus specific techniques. The level will be adapted to the participants.
Must have already done aerobatics. Bilingual (French/English).
Specific requirement(s) for the course
Accessibility: Please contact us with any accommodations you may require in order to participate in this development workshop. We will be happy to accommodate you.
Anouk Vallée-Charest

Anouk Vallée-Charest spent three years at the National Circus School of Montreal where she majored in aerial silk and minored in aerial hoop. She obtained her D.E.C. in 2003. Since then, she has presented various circus acts and shows (fixed and flying aerial silk solo, aerial hoop solo, trapeze-dance solo, aerial rope, aerial hoop duo, loop silk duo, trapeze duo, hand-to-hand duo, etc.) in shows with Cirque du Soleil, Cirque Éloize, Cirque Fantastic Concept, in casinos, on cruise ships, with equestrian circus companies, contemporary circus companies, traditional circuses, festivals, corporate events, and galas. She has performed all over the world: Japan, Singapore, Belgium, France, Italy, Austria, England, Portugal, Brazil, Argentina, Mexico, Russia, Uruguay, USA, and Canada.

Since 2002, she has been teaching private and group circus classes and workshops in Montreal and all over the world while continuing to expand her repertoire and constantly creating new acts and collaborations as a coach, choreographer, or artistic director for various shows. Since 2014, Anouk has founded her company Battement de Cirque, which has produced several shows in Canada, United States, Japan, Singapore, Europe and Mexico. In 2021, she created her solo show Waves which she presented in Montreal to a sold-out audience.

February 24, 25 and 26, 1:30 pm to 4:30 pm
9 hours
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