This course is for intermediate/advanced students of aerial fabric and/or rope having a strong technical base, high level of experience and crazy aerialists who really want to challenge themselves!
|Thursday 21st June||(step1) 17:10 – 19:10|
|Friday 22nd June||(step2) 10:00 – 12:00||(step3) 12:40 – 14:40|
|Saturday 23rd June||(step4) 10:00 – 12:00||Step5) 17:20 – 19:20|
Rope and Silks workshop
To attend this class is required to be able to climb the fabric or rope confidently in a variety of ways, invert repeatedly from hanging with ease, know basic locks; hip key, and foot locks and feel comfortable spending extended periods of time in the fabric.
The workshop, held by one of the greatest aerealists over the world, is aimed at those who have an intermediate / advanced level on the rope.
The work will focus on the dynamics and fluidity of the movement, main characteristics in Will Davis’ performances, climbs, beats, movements of force, rolls.
Will Davis is an artist specialized in rope and aerial fabrics. He has always been fascinated by the beauty of the movement and the thrill of the circus and believes that nowhere are these two extremes more sublimely fused than within the aerial arts.
Will has been training for many years to reach an exceptionally high level in aerial dance. He has taught this discipline throughout the United Kingdom, Europe and Australia. Today he lives in London and teaches at the National Center for Circus Arts.
Among the many experiences Will has worked with many high profile companies including LinkedIn, Dolce & Gabbana and Virgin Media and took part in very famous events and festivals such as the Glastonbury Festival, Secret Garden Party and Bestival.
Finally, Will Davis was the winemaker of Circus Maximus UK in 2014 and in 2016 won the UK Aerial Performance Championship.