Unit 35: Circus Aerial


  • Be able to demonstrate the physical requirements of aerial skills
  • Be able to demonstrate skills in a selection of aerial disciplines
  • Be able to explore spatial, body and orientational awareness
  • Be able to organize aerial skills in to a performance

Aerial Hoop

Creative inspiration: ‘Little Mermaid’

Character-driven performance. Narrative based on Hans Christian Anderson tale of the mermaid who trades her voice for a pair of legs.

Costume: Mermaid outfit – with removable tail required! Mood board here.

Music: Debussy’s Nocturnes: Sirenes

Aerial hoop skills required

(skills audit to come) Tail moves/Legs moves