Aerial Silks Classes

Aerial Arts

Aerial Silk Classes, Rope, Static Trapeze and more…


These are progressive series of Aerial Dance Lessons in a Group Aerial Silks classes format. Come, and experience a new way of movement and expression by lifting yourself off the ground and learning to dance in vertical or horizontal space. In these classes (separated by level), students learn climbing, foot locking, wraps, poses, tricks, drops, and transitional movements in different apparatus. Increase your strength and stamina while learning body control, balance and flexibility.

*Go to our Calendar, select the Aerial Dance class of your choice and follow the instructions to Register or you can call our studio at 703-824-3555 and we can register by phone.

MONDAY Classes taught by Instructor JESSICA JOHN

New Aerial Silks Classes Series Starting September 4 until October 25, 2017
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*8 week Group classes:
$252.00 per person/per 1 one hour lesson

$35.00 dollars per class


Open Gym – All Levels (By Appointment Only)
6:30PM – 7:30PM

For students with over one year of aerial arts experience, or by instructor permission. Open Gym is your time to work on your own to practice and improve the skills you’ve learned in class and to work on your conditioning to ensure you can progress in your aerials education. You’re also welcome to work on your routine if you have a performance coming up in the next Forever Dancing Showcase (click here!), or anywhere else for that matter. Aerial fabric, aerial rope, and trapeze will be provided. Students may bring their own apparatus, but it must be inspected by the instructor prior to use.
Class limit 8. Minimum 2 students per class to proceed.

Aerial Rope  – Beginner & Up
7:30PM – 8:30PM

Aerial rope, also known as corde lisse, is one of the purest of the aerial arts, challenging in its very simplicity. This class is for the strong beginning aerial student or the more experienced aerialist looking to challenge themselves on a new dynamic apparatus. Students will learn basic skills, climbs, inversions, and beat techniques.
Prerequisites: No previous rope experience required. Students must have a clear understanding of hollow body and shoulder engagement, and understand basic terms: pike, straddle, tuck, point, and flex. Students must be able to climb to the top of the rope and straddle invert from the ground without jumping.
Class limit 8. Minimum 2 students per class to proceed.

Aerial Silks Classes – Intermediate & Advanced
8:30PM – 9:30PM

This class is for intermediate and advanced silks students looking to build the strength and mobility for more complex drops, rolls, and sequences while emphasizing safe and creative technique and exploring the use of momentum.
Prerequisites: Students should have mastery of the following skills: windmill hipkey, single star drop, forward dive/salto, and S-wrap. Students are also required to have 2 consecutive pull ups and 3 consecutive straddle inversions with straight legs.
Class Limit 8. Minimum 2 students per class to proceed.

WEDNESDAY Classes taught by Instructor ECHO ORY

New!! Aerial Silks Classes Series Starting September 6 until October 25 , 2017
Register in Advance to Save your spot!

Aerial Silks Classes



*8 week Group classes:
$252.00 per person/per 1 one hour  lesson

$35.00 dollars per class






Aerial Fabrics – Open to all levels
In this hour class, we explore a variety of climbs, sequences, and skills while emphasizing proper technique and bio-mechanics. Introduce yourself to the artistic side of the aerials by experimenting with basic improvisation structure. Taught by Instructor Echo Ory.
Class Limit 8. Minimum 2 students per class to proceed.

Aerial Silks Classes








Aerialist students should wear close-fitting and comfortable clothes. We also recommend wearing leggings or pants that cover the backs of your knees, you may also wish to cover your underarms. To keep the studio clean, we require that you remove your shoes in the entry area. There are cubicles in the lobby area where you can store your possessions and bathrooms for changing.  For your safety and to protect our equipment there is No Jewelry usage on the aerial apparatus.

Are you interested in Private Lessons?
Contact us to by email to set up your first appointment, please let us know your previous experience, goals, schedule availability and we will contact you soon.