How do I sign up for class?
1. (Optional) To gain loyalty points towards future discounts:
Click on the Log In bar at the top of the screen to create your student account. This allows you to track all of your purchases & classes as well as your loyalty points.
2. On the "Class Schedule" page:
Fill out the PARQ Physical Activity & Readiness Questionnaire in order to provide us with your fitness information, student waiver, goals and any other heath information you wish to give.
3. Classes can be purchased individually as a Drop-in Class or by purchasing one of our Class Packs for booking multiple classes at once.
Providing options for ultimate scheduling convenience.
4. Accept terms, conditions, studio policies and rules. Always add your emergency contact's information.
5. Payment & checkout.
6. Verify your receipt and add your classes to your calendars!
Arrive on time for your class, wear fitted clothing, no zippers or jewelry & have a great time flying!
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* All Classes are subject to possible closures due to unforeseen circumstances, extreme weather or other conditions. We do our absolute best to not inconvenience our customers.
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to be strong or flexible prior to starting classes?
No, you don't need any prior experience to participate in the Intro / Beginner level classes. After-all, that's why we’re all here! To help you make healthy goals and to instruct you on how to best reach them.
Come as you are and work with what you have currently.
Those with prior experience in dance, gymnastics or other athletics are welcome to speak to our instructor about using their current abilities in the air.
What ages can practice aerial arts?
We teach ages 7+ at SAA and have even had new students begin classes as young as 64 years of age.
Can I attend a class for free?
We are not currently able to offer any free trial classes. However if you find that you did not fully enjoy your class we are happy to provide you a refund. We also offer our Loyal Clients Programs via our featured app. meaning that when you sign up for class as a member of Shangri-La you earn points towards future class discounts. Loyalty points have no cash value and are not transferable.
Is there a group warm-up?
Yes, group warm-ups and cool-downs are a mandatory part of class. Please arrive on time in order to participate with the group. If you arrive past the scheduled start time please see the instructor for more information.
No participant is permitted to skip warm-up or cool-down.
Is there a weight limit for equipment?
We do have limits on our equipment capacity for overall safety and rigging assurance. We also offer several ground based trainings that can accommodate other needs.
Can I become a performer for Shangri-La Aerial Arts?
Yes! We love to help create professional performers and competitors! We provide supportive learning opportunities for any student to become acclimated to live performances, shows and event entertainment gigs. Conditions may apply to specific opportunities. Please contact Chloe for more details about performing for our company, community and event entertainment gigs. Please note that we do not provide burlesque style or scantily clad style entertainment.
If I miss class can I do a make-up class?
Yes, each student is allotted one make-up class per month as long as the scheduled class was canceled 24 hours prior to the start time. Please contact us to move your missed class to the next available booking option. No call / no shows are non refundable and will not be applicable to this make-up policy.
Can I participate if I've had prior injury or health concerns?
Afflictions can hamper your progress if not properly cared for. We do not haphazardly train our skills. At Shangri-La we strive to provide injury prevention practices alongside our trainings and recommend that each student with any physical ability concern obtain a doctor's note prior to participating in classes. We are very thorough when it comes to participation, safety & protocol. All activities should be done as tolerated for the individual and their unique needs or under a doctor’s pre-approval.