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Duo Trapeze Workshop w/Guest Artist BJ Erdmann

The goal of this workshop is to clarify and apply the techniques used to create efficient and safe movement between two artists within the realm of duo trapeze. It will include warm up techniques for the hands, shoulders, back, arms and core to prepare the participants for proper focus and connection while working in the air with a partner. Clarification of proper duo techniques focusing on hand/foot placement, alignment, catcher’s lock, tempo, and control of the trapeze bar. Some of the vocabulary covered will include the mounting and lowering of a flyer to the bar, spin combinations, as well as more complex duo shapes, movements and the use of counterbalance.

Prerequisites: Students should have some trapeze experience, and feel comfortable working closely with others.

Class size limited to 8 students
$80.00 per person