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Unlike other studios, Shangri-La does not charge separate fees for:
Calendar & Class Descriptions
Intermediate / Advanced Class
Scheduled every Friday 6-7PM.
For adults only. 18+
Experience is required. Not for beginners.
Mixed apparatus may include aerial silk, hoop, tippy lyra, fabric sling, invented apparatus and more!
Practice your routines, skills, explore new sequencing and transitions with others and work on building your own unique style!
Calendar & Class Descriptions
Current Aerial Hoop / Lyra Class
Scheduled on available Saturdays 6-7PM.
For all skill levels. Age 9+ & adults.
No experience is required.
Aerial hoop is both a beautiful art and challenging sport that requires grit and maximum effort. Many hard bar apparatus are supplied for student use. However bringing your own hoop to class is welcome and will be subject to inspection and rigging policies.
* All Classes are subject to possible unforeseen circumstance closures and extreme rare weather condition cancellation policies *
How to sign up for classes
1. (Optional) To gain loyalty points
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. Please fill out our PARQ Physical Activity & Readiness Questionnaire (above) in order to provide us with your fitness information , goals and any prudent heath information that you wish to give.
3. Choose your classes on the "Class Schedule" page. Each class can be purchased individually and on a drop-in basis for our student's convenience.
4. Accept the terms, conditions, liability waiver, studio policies and add your emergency contact's information.
5. Payment & checkout.
6. Verify your receipt and add your classes to your calendars!
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Arrive on time for your class, wear tighter fitted clothing with no zippers, buttons or jewelry & have a great time flying with us!
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Do I need to be strong or flexible prior to starting classes?
No, you do not need any prior experience to participate in the All Skill Level Classes. After-all, that's why we’re here! To help you make healthy goals and to instruct you on how to best reach them.
Come as you are and work with the effort that you can master.
Those with prior experience in dance, gymnastics or other athletics are welcome to speak to their instructor about using their current abilities in the air.
Is there a group warm-up?
Yes, group warm-ups and cool-downs are a mandatory part of each session. Please arrive on time in order to participate with the group. If you do arrive past the scheduled start time of your session please see the student warmup board or ask the instructor for more information.
No participant should skip warm-ups or cool-downs.
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.
What ages can practice aerial arts?
We teach ages 9+ at SAA and have even had new students begin classes as young as 60 years of age.
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 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 doctor pre-approval.
Can I attend a class for free?
We are not currently able to offer any free trial classes yet. However if you find that you did not fully enjoy your class we are happy to provide you a refund. We are also offering our Loyal Clients Programs via our featured app. When you sign up for class as a member of Shangri-La you earn points to use towards future class discounts. Loyalty points have no cash value and are not transferable.
Can I become a performer for Shangri-La Aerial Arts?
Yes! We love to help create professional performers and competitors! Along with our Performers & Professionals Class; 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 entertainment.