1321 Watson St. Detroit  ★   Metro Detroit's Original Circus School   ★  313 674 6424

Workshop - Silk Choreography - X's and O's

Friday, November 10

7pm - 8:15pm


Repeating shapes can help you to develop choreographic motifs. This romp through the aerial alphabet features movements shaped like Xs and Os. We'll focus on a few phrases that use different static poses, drops, and connectors to move from X to O and back again. Students can expect to learn different approaches to X back straddle and some surprising transitions.

* Intermediate level. Please be comfortable in X back straddle and able to invert consistently in the air.*

Lis Chere Thomas is a Detroit-based circus artist with a creative interpretation of the laws of physics and an above-average pain tolerance. She comes from Brooklyn, NY by way of Vancouver, BC. Lis performs on fabric, lyra, and dance trapeze and is excited by invented apparatus, multi-media collaborations, and unusual performance locations.
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