Why hire Nina Sawant?
Nina Sawant is an aerial artist, choreographer, and dancer based in San Francisco, California. She has performed though out the US, Europe, and Mexico and she began her circus career training with Ukrainian circus acrobats. Her cirque-style aerial silk acts feature thrilling drops, spins, and flips while suspended on billowing fabric, all seamlessly intertwined with choreography ranging from avant garde modern dance to seductive and alluring cabaret.
As an entertainer, Nina strives to meet the needs of your event, customizing her costumes, music selection, and choreography to your theme!
Nina uses several different fabric apparatuses, but her aerial tissu acts are a crowd favorite. Each of her acts are comprised of unique tricks specific to the apparatus, and Nina will work with you to decide which act(s) would be most appropriate for your event. Fees are based on the number and type of sets desired per event, with feature acts running 3-5 minutes in length and ambient sets lasting as long as 15 minutes.
Nina has also taught aerial fabric workshops for all ages, and she is available to choreograph routines for students of all levels.
Gogo, burlesque, and modern dance style perfomance, choreography, and workshops.
**Nina is insured through the Specialty Insurance Agency, and her insurance certificate is available upon request.**
In 2009, Nina graduated magna cum laude from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor's in dance. While in Florida, she performed with Shoes at the Door Modern Dance Company, VYB Dance Company, Femme Dulce Cabaret, and Busch Gardens, in the Broadway-style musical KaTonga. In 2009, Nina began working with cirus artist Vitalii Krymskyi, and they have since performed their aerial fabric duet in the US and on tour in Vitalii's home country of Ukraine. Nina is currently dancing and performing her solo aerial tissu and hammock acts in San Francisco, California.
What to Expect
Typical Gig Duration: 5 - 30 minutes
Rigging Point Capable of handling a 1500lb dynamic load
Minimum Ceiling Height: 15ft (20+ft is ideal)
Rigging Point Capable of withstanding 1,500lb dynamic load
**Please check with your venue to approve an aerial performance and ensure that the venue is suitable for rigging prior to contacting**
Apparatuses: Aerial tissu, Aerial Hammock, Aerial Tissu Loops
A. "Feature" Style Act (one song or about 5 minute set) - My most popular acts, jaw-dropping tricks and feats of strength choreographed to music. Feature acts are a great focal point to hold the attention of the entire room.
B. "Atmosphere" Style Act (15-20 minute set) - Slow, beautiful poses, punctuated with small tricks. Can be performed to the DJ's set list or party playlist. A unique and elegant way to bring your event to life!
C. Aerial Champagne Pour (up to 30 minute set) - Make your guests feel like true VIPs with an Aerial Champagne Pour! Guests bring their champagne flutes to the aerialist who fills their glass while suspended in beautiful poses in the air.
Available for Your
Anniversary Party, Awards Night, Baby Shower, Bachelor Party, Bachelorette Party, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Birthday Party, Bridal Shower, Casino, Casting Call, Christmas Party, Church Service, Club/Nightclub, Competition, Concert Venue, Convention, Corporate Event, Cruise, Dinner Dance, Ethnic Celebration, Fair, Festival, Fundraiser, Graduation, Grand Opening, Halloween Party, Holiday Party, Hotel, Launch Party, Luncheon/Tea, Private Party, Prom, Quinceañera, Religious Celebration, Restaurant, Retreat, Reunion, Seminar, Sporting Event, Sweet 16 Party, Trade Show, Wedding Reception, Workshop