Takura: A Contemporary Circus Faerie Tale – New York Circus Arts Academy

After seeing Ahoy! I fell for aerial acrobatics and had to get more. My friend Victoria, who was assistant stage manager, got me a tix and for the second time in a week I indulged in viewing a highflying performance. The stories behind the shows aren’t worth going into as all I care about is seeing the beauty of the aerialists. Speaking of such, major props to my friend Desiree who was a stupendous zombie spider. Afterwards, I helped set-up a strike party and learned from various artists that the incredible stunts were often learned in a relatively short time—one of the most incredible performers there has only be involved for two years. I’m looking forward to seeing more