Ascend Aerial Silks & Straps Classes – Sign up today!

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Ascend Aerial Arts Classes Available for Enrollment Now!

***BEFORE YOU SIGN UP***, please check with your instructor if you are thinking of enrolling for the next level aerial silks class. You may not be ready and your instructor will be the best person to assist you. Students who have been away for more than 6 weeks should contact your instructor to see what level class you should be enrolled. View our class skill levels.



Aerial Straps Starts Monday!

Aerial Straps with Stacy & Ariel!
Mondays – 7:30pm to 9pm
6-week session –  7/18 to 8/22
This is a mixed-level class for developing aerial strength and body control. Our class focuses on technique and strength building by combining conditioning exercises and aerial straps skills. Skills are taught in progression, so no previous aerial experience necessary. We recommend that you have a healthy back and shoulders (no recent injuries or surgeries). Please wear comfortable, metal-free clothing and bring layers to keep warm between turns on the apparatus.
Space is limited. No makeups are allowed for this class. Select specific class dates is available for purchase for this class ONLY.

6  Classes $162 M/$180 NM
5  Classes $140 M/$155 NM
4  Classes $116 M/$128 NM
3  Classes $90 M/$99 NM
2  Classes $62 M/$66 NM
drop-ins $35

Click here to enroll now!
About your instructors. Stacy & Ariel began aerial training at UCLA, and later studied aerial silks under Shayna Swanson, aerial straps under Andrew Adams.  They both performed in Aloft’s El Circo Cheapo and taught Aerial and Tumbling at MSA & Circus Arts and Aloft Loft in Chicago. They also performed Duo Aerial Straps, Bungee, Lyra, double-point harness and original apparatus with Royal Caribbean Cruise Line’s Splendour of the Seas in Brazil, Uruguay and Argentina.  You can check out their videos here
Questions?  Contact Tammy at 650-489-5898 |

Ascend: An Aerial Art Performance – Saturday 8/22 at 8pm

ScratchFlyer - InvitationA scratch performance featuring aerialists and dancers on aerial silks, aerial straps, aerial rope to name a few!

All are welcome!

$5 Suggested Donation to help defray production costs.

836 Brittan Avenue, San Carlos CA 94070.

Door open at 7:30pm.


Elizabeth Finn
Janelle Peters
Ariel Tal
Danny Degregorio
Sheena Madan
Connie Ng
Colleen Richey

ENROLL NOW – Aerial Silks Classes are now OPEN for May & June!

Aerial Intro 1-Day Class – This One-Day 90 minute class is for those curious about aerial silks or interested in developing strong core and upper body with conditioning exercises on and off the silks. No experience necessary. Try it once and you’ll be hooked!

  • Saturday – 5/2 – 12PM – 1:30PM – $35 (Colleen) – Purchase Now!
Aerial Straps (Open Level) – This is a mixed-level class for developing aerial strength and body control. Our class focuses on technique and strength building by combining conditioning exercises and aerial straps skills.  Skills are taught in progression. *** May session – Only open to current students ***
  • Mondays  8:30pm to 10pm – 4 weeks from May 4 – May 25 *** Only open to current students *** (Stacy & Ariel) – Purchase Now! Note: drop-ins and the ability to select specific class dates is available for purchase.
4 sessions  $116 M/$128 NM
3 sessions  $90 M/$99 NM
2 sessions  $62 M/$66 NM
drop-ins      $35

Aerial Silks: Beginner 1 & 2  – Beginner class for those curious about aerial silks or interested in developing strong core and upper body with conditioning exercises on and off the silks. Learn basic silks conditioning, climb and descend safely, and eventually expand to further techniques, proper form, conditioning.  Students will learn poses and build confidence on the silks.  Prerequisites:  No experience necessary.

  • Sundays  May 3 – June 28  – 12pm – 1pm – 9 sessions $135M /$150 NM (Colleen) – Purchase Now!
  • Fridays May 1 to June 26 – 5:30pm – 6:30pm – 9 sessions $135M /$150 NM (Danny) – Purchase Now!
  • Saturdays May 9 – June 27 – 12:30pm – 1:30pm – 8 sessions $120 M/ $134 NM (Colleen / Connie) – Purchase Now!

Aerial Silks: Form & Function (Mixed Level) – Learn the basics of aerial silks, go from knowing a lot of moves to being able to do them beautifully, and start learning to make up your own repertoire. Each week we will concentrate on a specific class of poses, focusing on basic troubleshooting, form and technique, variations and transitions, and adding your own personal flair.  This class is for students that already have basic skills in aerial silks and have taken at minimum, 1 session of Aerial Silks Classes.   Prerequisite: Beginner 1 and Instructor Approval

  • Tuesdays May 5 to June 30 – 5:15pm – 6:45pm – 9 sessions $200M / $225 NM (Danny) – Purchase Now!

Aerial Silks – Intermediate 1  – This class focuses on more advanced climbs and aerial skills in the air. Students will work on perfecting basic drops, hip keys, inversions, and S-Wraps. Students at this level should be able to climb and descend with ease, and focus will be given to intermediate conditioning for fluidity in movement.  Prerequisite: Beginner 1 & 2 and with instructor approval.

  • Sundays – May 3 – June 28 – 1pm – 2:30pm – 9 sessions $200M /$225 NM  (Colleen)- Purchase Now!
  • Thursdays May 7 to June 25 – 5:15pm – 6:45pm – 8 sessions $180M /$200 NM (Danny) – Purchase Now!

Aerial Silks – Intermediate 2 – This class is for the intermediate student who has mastered basic skills, shows progress in endurance and strength, and can easily chain together poses and transitions fluidly. Students will work on more advanced drops and climbs and will begin working towards a long series of choreography (up to a 4 minute routine). Focus will be given to conditioning and endurance as well as musicality in movement quality.  Prerequisite: Intermediate 1 and instructor approval.

  • Sunday  May 10 – June 28 3:30pm – 5:00pm – 8 sessions $180 M/$200 NM (Janelle) – Purchase Now!
  • Tuesday May 12 to June 30  – 8:30pm – 10pm – 8 sessions $180 M/$200 NM (Sheena) – Purchase Now!