We’re so excited to host this insanely talented artist!
Carly is a pole artist, aerialist, and handbalancer based in Utah. She has been teaching and training in flexibility and hand balancing for over 10 years, and has been competing and teaching as a pole artist for 4 years. Journeys never end, they only change and evolve; Carly has evolved from back yard flipping, to gymnastics, rock climbing, yoga, contortion, aerial silks, hand balancing, dance, and pole artistry. Carly’s style is a combination of these elements from her past, creating an animal like movement quality. Never stop exploring and expanding your movement.
2018 USPDF Professional Champion
2017 Pole Theatre USA Drama and Overall
2017 Pole Art America Elite
2016 Pole Theatre USA Art professional
2016 PSO Nationals professional
2016 Pacific Pole Championships pro 2nd
2015 National Aerial Pole Art Allstar 2nd
Join us for workshops with Carly!
Flexy Fluid 2:15 - 3:45
Fluid flow and flexibility tricks on rotating pole. Learn how to create the illusion of flexibility in tricks or dive deeper into tricks you may have never thought you could do. All flexibility levels suitable for this class and designed for those that can comfortably invert aerially and leg hang.
This workshops is for the Intermediate to Advanced student (L3 +)
Primal Instinct 4:00 - 5:30
Whether you’re a creepy, sexy, lyrical, or have no idea what style dancer you are, come explore the more primitive side of your movement. Find your authentic movement with floorwork that will focus on opening your hips and shoulders. This class will involve shoulder rolls, knee spins, and animalistic dancing.
No previous dance experience necessary; bring clothing to cover your knees, feet, and shoulders. Heels always welcome but not required. This workshop is for all levels
Acrobatic Basework 6:00 - 7:30
Work your acrobatics at the base of the pole with this fusion of gymnastics, arm balances, and dance elements. Add some style to your entrances and exits from the pole, play with fun balancing variations and low static flow.
This workshop is all levels and a progressional based class
Preregistration is required. Workshops are $65 each.
Carly is also available for a limited number of private lessons. Email Hello@ascendancestudios.org to request yours.