With an extensive background in dance, theatre, and music, Shaly has found her passion as an aerial performer and teacher. Take your event to the next level with a custom high-flying routine or set the mood with ambient aerial entertainment. Duo/Triple acts also available.
Shaly also works as a solo violinist. With 22 years of experience on her instrument, and 13 years of event experience, Shaly offers an extensive repertoire covering a wide variety of genres from classical to pop, irish folk songs to good old-fashioned fiddle tunes.
Whether moving gracefully through the air or creating a stunning musical backdrop, Shaly is sure to help make your event one to remember.
Price Range: Contact for rates
Gig Length: 5 - 240 minutes
What to Expect
Aerial Acts - Song Choice/Set Options:
One or more 5-8 minute custom aerial fabric or static trapeze act to fit the theme of your event
Work with Shaly to choose the perfect music
Variety of fabric colors and costumes to choose from
Can accommodate indoor and outdoor events with free-standing aerial rig
Choose from a variety of genres to create the perfect musical backdrop for your event
Traditional or strolling ambient music available
Shaly offers her services both as a performer and a teacher. Book her high flying aerial fabric or static trapeze acts, solo violin skills, or aerial workshops. Shaly's free-standing aerial rig allows her to teach and perform in any venue with adequate ceiling height, as well as at outdoor events with reasonably level and compact ground.
Shaly is a third generation violinist who has been studying and performing since the age of two. She has performed in a wide array of venues and genres, from performing with a strolling string group in Disneyland to recording the cast album for an original musical score to extensive chamber and orchestral experience, Shaly has done it all.
After studying and working in the fields of theatre and dance throughout high school and into her education at NYU's Tisch School of the Arts, Shaly discovered that her true passion for performing flourished most 20 feet in the air. She has studied extensively in the Bay Area, as well as traveling as far as The Dominican Republic for advanced aerial training. She continues to train extensively in the aerial arts while teaching at two well-known circus training facilities in Oakland, CA. She loves teaching and is constantly in awe of all that she learns from her students. Shaly offers a variety of workshops covering a wide range of levels and can be focused on anything from vocabulary and technique to performance and choreography.
Shaly has performed in a variety of venues, from historical buildings at elaborate parties to her very own warehouse living room for her closest friends. Safety is a high priority for Shaly and she will work extensively with the client to ensure that her act is not only awe-inspiring but also safe for the audience, the venue, and herself. A rigging consultation will be included in bookings. Costumes and music choices can be customized for your event to ensure the performance is perfect for any occasion.
Additional Booking Notes
Contact Shaly for important rigging information. A rigging consultation is included in every quote.
Past Booked Events
|October 12, 2014||Anniversary Party|
Violin- If event is outdoors, some kind of protected covering from potential weather elements is required
Aerial fabric (INDOOR)- Ceiling height of at least 16 feet with structural support beams that can bear significant weight OR ceiling height of at least 20 feet to accommodate free-standing aerial rig
Static Trapeze (INDOOR)- Ceiling height of at least fourteen feet with structural beams that can bear significant weight OR ceiling height of at least 20 feet to accommodate free-standing rig
Aerial Fabric or Static Trapeze (OUTDOOR)- Solid and reasonably level ground
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