Following the journey of an Aerial Dance student!

Who Would Have Thought

Back to School It’s that time of year again! Children as well as parents all over the state are preparing to go back to school. This means that teachers like me have been getting classrooms and lesson plans ready to educate young minds. I have put in many hours of contracted time along with my…

Finding Home

Getting From There to Here Each instructor at Aerial Dance has a unique story of how their journey brought them to the studio. I am fortunate enough to share with you Instructor in Training Amanda’s story! Amanda was born north of Kansas City. At a young age Amanda’s father got a new job here in…

Member Appreciation Photoshoot!

Are You Ready for Your Photo Op? We are less than one week away from the Aerial Dance Member Appreciation Photoshoot! There have been whispers throughout the studio of excitement and also whispers of fear. I am not photogenic! I look too awkward in photos! What would I even wear or I don’t have anything…

A Life With Many Paths

You Have Your Life All Mapped Out… Or So You Think That same thought has crossed Instructor in Training Sara’s mind more than once. Sara grew up in the small town of Iola Wisconsin.¬† Once she graduated high school she headed off to Lawrence University right here in Appleton. During her time at Lawrence she…

Bazaar Things Happen After Dark!

We Went, We Danced, We Rocked It! At Bazaar After Dark Neenah, the apparatuses needed to be taken down a few times due to rain delay, but a little rain could not damper our good time! Bazaar After Dark Neenah was a total hit for the community and Aerial Dance! Aerial Dance has participated in…

Finally a Master

No, Not at Pole……… I am closing in on a week of graduating from Vitrebo University in La Crosse WI. After a long two years I finally earned Master of Arts in Education. Although graduation was great, it did not come without judgement. Last week Monday, I had to travel and stay on Viterbo University’s…

Introducing Instructor in Training Kyra

It’s Bird? It’s Plane? No! It’s KYRA! In a few short months Aerial Dance will be opening a brand new studio! With that new studio opening, we are blessed to add some wonderful new instructors to our already fantastic group of ladies!. It is with great pleasure that I have the opportunity to introduce you…

It Doesn’t Have to Be a One and Done!

You Competed….. So Now What? The amount of preparation that goes into a pole competition is no small amount of time or cost. Many competitors believe that their competition routines are one and done, but that is far from the truth! Pole competition routines can be performed and tweaked with each competition. This year at…

Aerial Dance Takes Chicago By Storm

PSO Central Pole Competition 2018 (Pole Sport Organization) This year PSO hosted it’s annual Central Pole Competition at the beautiful¬†Athenaeum Theatre. Aerial Dance’s Competition team and support team was there in full force! It was with an extremely heavy heart that I had to miss this competition. Pole competitions have become a tradition for many…

Sharing My Love of Aerial Arts

Sharing is Caring As many of you know, I come from a very large family. I hold my family members near and dear to my heart. My sister Valerie and her family are among my closest. My nieces Breana and Keira have always been a huge part of my life. I remember staying home from…