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TRAINING
Contortion Intensives Sep 12-Oct 18
Posted September 7, 2018
Join Angela Kim for this six-week contortion series!

Open-Level Contortion
This contortion training program will lead students to more extreme skills by first exploring various bridge variations, forearmstands, handstands, and an intro to chest stands. Learn how to properly get in and out of positions using strength and control.

Advanced Contortion
This contortion training program will lead students to more extreme skills exploring various bridge shapes, chest stands, elbow stands, and handstands. Learn how to properly get in and out of positions using strength and control. The goal after six weeks will be to sequence skills for endurance and performance quality.

The advance class is by approval only and limited to fiv students. Submit videos for consideration to TheMuseEvents@gmail.com

Instructor Angela Kim is a former competitive figure skater and current aerial silks artist who most recently toured with Cirque du Soleil's Volta. In addition to a lead character role, she performed in a four-artist acrobatic number on 35-feet-tall automated rotating ladders.

Angela is passionate about making sure both her youth and adult students learn strong fundamentals. She views it as essential to help emerging artists find their own vocabulary and unique movement quality and believes it is the best way to open up possibilities for creativity. She is a certified Pilates instructor and uses this experience to help her students learn to move efficiently and achieve their potential. Angela draws on 15 years of teaching experience as a figure skating coach, Pilates instructor, and aerial specialist.
When:
September 12–October 18, 2018

Open-Level
Wednesdays, 5–7pm
Wednesdays, 7:30–9:30pm
Thursdays, 5–7pm

Advanced
Thursdays, 7:30–9:30pm
Where:
The Muse
350 Moffat St
Brooklyn, NY 11237
How:
Register here
How Much:
$250 for all six classes
Course fee includes complimentary open workout for the duration of the workshop series.
Note from the CircusNYC Editors: Posted as received.