Contact info: Lynn 980/297-1197 or Liz 704/293-1482

Welcome to Classic Aerial and Cirque

Our goal is to make all your events magical!

A professional aerial troupe

What we do...

Create the delight and thrill of classic & modern circus arts for those still willing to believe in magic!  

Aerial silks, lyra (hoop), trapeze, rope, partner acrobatics, hand balancing performances, script writing, emcee, & music selection so your events can be more interesting, exciting, and fun! 

Our goal is to make your event magical!

Whether corporate event, wedding, bachelor/bachelorette, birthday, or celebration...we offer solo, duet, and trio acts and can add fog, snow, fire, or rose petals. We always perform with passion, excellence, and joy.

We are very affordable...

We can serve as special welcome to your guests, fill-in dead space during event breaks, be interactive with crowd, & provide photo-ops with aerial apparatus for your guests. We  charge $50 to set up rigging, then rates start at $150 for a half hour for a costumed performance.  Indoor/outdoor aerial rig extends18’ to 36' & can be decorated to your specifications or there is the possibility to rig indoor.    


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Please know we love making our clients happy!

We pride ourselves on delivering the highest quality performances!  Note that routines can be choreographed & tailored to YOUR music choices & themes, with live music as an option, as well as meeting time constraints of your event.  

Classic Aerial and Cirque

8813 Covey Rise Ct, Charlotte, North Carolina 28226, United States

Lynn 980/297-1197 or Liz 704/293-1482


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Our Fabulous Troupe

Lynn Howard is our beautiful leading lady who captivates audiences with her amazing strength and flexibility…that translates into exquisite daring in the air. She has a diverse dance background and excelled at competitive gymnastics. She performs on lyra, trapeze, silks, and partner acrobatics. She is known for her engaging precision, artistry, and allure performing, as well as his generosity sharing circus arts with those less fortunate.     

Liz Johnson brings a strong entertainment background to the troupe. She has a classical dance and gymnastics background and exudes a sense of elegance and grace performing. She can also make you laugh with her slapstick flying animal impersonations. She performs on lyra, trapeze, and partner acrobatic silks, and also serves as mistress of ceremony.  She is known for her creativity and innovation in movement and script writing, as well as her generosity sharing circus arts with those less fortunate.     

Darby Florian, is a silk specialist with drops and moves that leave audiences in awe.  She possesses amazing strength and endurance.  She is known for dazzling drops and a WOW factor in her performances. 

Nadia Howard represents incredible aerial talent in the up and coming young generation. She switched from competitive gymnastics to aerial arts in her early teens, where she has soared as a highly skilled and accomplished artist in acrobatics, silks, trapeze, and lyra. She recently took up one of the hardest acts in circus…hand balancing on canes. She is stunningly poised and exquisite wowing everyone with her unbelievable balance and grace.     

Ben Pierce serves as our set designer and artistic adviser. He brings extensive experience from theatre arts to add the magical touches of sound, music, light, and props. He has extensive experience in theatre arts and performs comedy on silks and lyra. He is known for his creativity and innovation in design and directing.     

Kay Fuller serves as our choreographer and artistic advisor. She is known for her extensive background in choreography and ability to add detailed touches that add magic to performances.      

Rhoda Garth serves as our costume advisor. She is known for her creative costuming, add more flair to performances.     

Specials and Testomonials


Disney princess birthday party special for only $275. We can script Cinderella, Beauty and the Beast, Frozen, and more. Show includes two costumed performers for a half hour show, then half hour of party goers learning tricks on the apparatus (please note we rig the apparatus close to the ground when teaching tricks).   


"I was totally mesmerized by the performances, the skill, and fluidity. The show was wonderful to watch absolutely breathtaking." 

Julie Aldridge-Charlotte NC    

"The aerial performance was daring, entertaining, and exciting to watch and professionally done. We were amazed at the level of talent and the athleticism. It keeps you in suspense with jaw dropping awe and definitely makes you beg to see more."    

Hattie and Jim Adams-Charlotte, NC

"The performers showed a high degree of strength, flexibility and grace using the fabric to wrap, fall swing, and spiral their bodies into various positions. Excellent Performance!"   

Susan Bookmeir-Charlotte, NC

"Very enlightening and entertaining for our community and folks of all ages. They gave a new perspective on fitness. I highly recommend them for any of your programs or special events!" 

Cynthia Smith-Recreation Specialist with Mecklenburg County Parks and Rec Department

"Witness fascinating feats of the human body at this show!"

Rachel Hunt Nilander-Charlotte, NC