Joshua Dean – Aerial Silks (Transformation and Technique)
Joshua Dean is an New York City based aerialist and circus performer. He is co-founder and Artistic Director of the theatrical circus company 2 Ring Circus, co-founder and instructor of Aerial Arts NYC, faculty member for Pace University, and co-founder of Boys Night: An All Male Cirquelesque Revue. He has created aerial and circus work for theaters, cruise ships, nightclubs and corporate events for more than a decade. He started his career as a dancer and musical theater performer where he worked with such dance legends as Twyla Tharp and Mikhail Baryshnikov. Now he has spent 15 years to become one of the best circus performers in NYC.
“Transformation and technique”
In this workshop we will see just how far the fundamentals can take you! We will play with interesting and innovative sequences from basic foot knots that will transform you vocabulary from basic to an art form, and we will look at the technique of inverting to help you accomplish that invert in the air.
Prerequisites: ability to basic climb, tie basic foot knots and invert from the ground
“Transformation and Technique”
Date: Sunday, August 14th
Times: 3:30PM – 5PM