Naomi Aeva

Original Aerial Performance



Adventures with Aladdin (Scheherazhade) - Lookingglass Theatre and Chicago Symphony Orchestra  Aerialist, June 2011-November 2013

Developing movement styles and choreography on new aerial and ground apparatus, performing shows and events with Capacitor Dance, teaching original apparatus technique at open play nights

  • Okeanos- a Dance Cirque experience:   Aerial skirt choreography and performance, Aerial shell choreography and performance, Octopus contortion solo understudy, Seahorse contortion duet understudy
  • TedXBerkeley 2011, Okeanos excerpts
  • Trails and Vistas, Spooner Lake NV: Outdoor installation of Okeanos Repertoire
  • Various corporate events


Rick Herns Productions - December 2013-present

  • Various corporate events - Tissue, Frame


Entire April 2013-present

  • Various corporate events – Tissue, walkaround


Byrd Ensemble

  • Afterlife (2012)– Featured Aerialist:  Tissue, Single-point Trapeze


Viva Variete, (2011) San Jose Rep, San Jose Ca: Tissue


Vau de Vire

  • Lagunitas Beer Circus 2011 – Tissue


Aloft Aerial

  • El Circo Cheapo Cabaret, multiple shows 2009-present – Tissue, Frame
  • Various corporate events


Art Monastery Project, Labro Italy 2010 –

  • Calici Sotto Le Stelle
  • Various Tissue and character performances



  • Sinners and Saints  2010, Tissue


Bellingham Circus

  • Vaudevillingham, multiple shows – Tissue




Serchmaa Byamba- Contortion, Hand balancing

Helene Turcotte- Trapeze, Doubles Trapeze

Kerri Kresinski- Tissue, Rope

Angelo Rodriguez- Hand balancing

Coco Liboiron- Ballet

Laura Stokes- Tissue

Cohdi Harrell- Static trapeze

Beverly Sobelman- Tissue, Rope

Shayna Swanson- Static trapeze, Tissue

Eric Newton- Static Trapeze, Tissue




The Athletic Playground 2010-2012

  • Tissue, Static Trapeze, Flexibility, Aerial Conditioning, Aerial Improv

Sweet Retreats

  • Musicality for Aerialists (workshop)

Versatile Arts

  • Musicality for Aerialists (workshop), private lessons

Aloft Aerial Dance

  • Tissue, Static Trapeze, Musicality for Aerialists (workshop), private lessons

Kinetic Arts

  • Kinetic Kids Circus Camp