Aerial Workshops with Rachel Walker
About Rachel Walker:
Rachel starred in Cirque du Soleil’s KOOZA, performing on the solo swinging trapeze. She was trained by legendary trapeze coach, Victor Fomine, and 7 Doigts de la main co-founder Shana Carroll.
Rachel Walker is now a Montreal based aerial trainer who guest instructs at Ecole National de Cirque (ENC). Rachel graduated from the ENC’s 765 hour teacher training program in 2012. Her students have appeared in: Cirque du Soleil’s ‘O’, VAREKAI, & LUZIA as well as Cavalia’s production of ODYSSEO, Cirque Plume, GYNOIDES and many more.
Static Trapeze Workshop with Rachel Walker
April 14th – 2:00-3:30pm – $50
Embark on exciting new movements, and improve technique, on the static trapeze. Participants will begin to work on dynamic movements such as beats, and rolls with strong attention to form. This workshop will include a group warm up. Please wear form fitting leggings and shirt.
Prerequisites: Previous aerial experience, comfortable inverting on own
Creative Exploration for Aerialists of All Disciplines with Rachel Walker
April 14th – 4:00-5:30pm – $50
Artists will learn new techniques to awaken the creative process, and tools to
deliver a strong performance. This workshop will focus on artistic exploration on
your chosen aerial apparatus.
Prerequisites: Int/ Advanced level / comfortable inverting on own
Single Point Trapeze Workshop with Rachel Walker
April 28th – 2:00-3:30pm – $50
Discover the single point trapeze. We will explore figures, generate a fast spin, and
create a short choreographic sequence. This workshop includes a group warm up.
Please wear form fitting leggings, and shirt.
Prerequisites: Previous experience in aerial, comfortable inverting on own
Flexibility for Aerialists
April 28th – 4:00-5:30pm – $40
Learn and practice new techniques for improving flexibility, avoiding injury, and developing a greater range of motion. This workshop includes warm-up, followed by solo and partner stretching exercises.
Emphasis will be on developing splits, over splits. This class will not cover contortion.
You will leave the workshop with safe and effective ways to improve your flexibility.
Prerequisites: Previous circus training
Limited Spaces Available – Sign Up Now! (scroll down for all workshops)