Kelsey Aicher

Training Company Program Director, Coach, Aerialist

Trapeze Head Coach

Kelsey Aicher is an aerial performer and instructor foremerly based in Portland, Oregon. She has studied static trapeze since 2011, working primarily with coaches Daniela Steiner (Do Jump!, Sweet Can Circus) and Rachel Walker (Cirque du Soleil). Kelsey has also studied aerial ladder, duo trapeze, dance trapeze, lyra, silks, and partner acrobatics. She has been performing professionally since 2013 with companies such as Prismagic, Night Flight Aerial, Do Jump!, and Sir Cupcake’s Queer Circus and was selected to perform in the 2015 Denver Aerial Acrobatics Festival Competition Show. Kelsey has been an instructor of various circus arts since 2012, coaching at Night Flight Aerial, Echo Theater Company, and The Circus Project in Portland. Her emphases are clean technique, dynamic movement, and creative solutions.

Kelsey is available for private instruction in Trapeze, Duo Trapeze, Partner Acrobatics, Partner Aerial, Silks, Conditioning, and Act Development.