Last Updated: 12/27/2017

Enrolling Now!

New 8 week  session starts 1/2/2018. 

 Adult Classes are ages 16+. Kid’s classes are ages 7-15. Available in 7 week session and some classes are drop-in (based on availability).
New to aerials? Try to start with an intro to aerials class where you can learn on multiple apparatus or if you are unsure of your strength, try Fit to Fly.
Looking for fitness? Try Fit to Fly or the more intense Aerial Conditioning class.

Scheduling issues? Private lessons are available at other times. MAS and Monkey Aerial Arts are also available for events and birthday parties. Contact Tera by email or phone for availability.

Classes are at Movement Arts Space. 100 S. Atkinson Rd, Suite 102 Grayslake, Il 60030.

Movement Arts Space (MAS) is an exciting new space dedicated to movement and circus  that is home to both Circus Kazoo and Monkey Aerial Arts. To find out what fun classes Circus Kazoo is offering, click here!

Be sure to check the calendar page for updated schedule information.

Class Descriptions

Adult Aerial Silks  A class focused on aerial silks suitable for beginner to intermediate levels with a nice variety of skill progressions incorporating locks, climbs and drops. Includes warm-up and stretch. Ages 16+.
Adult Intro to Aerial  An absolute beginners class for students who want to try a little bit of all of the aerial equipment. Class will include trapeze lyra, silks, Spanish web , warm-up and stretch. Ages 16+.
Adult Lyra and Trapeze  Beginner to intermediate level class on lyra (aerial hoop) which will also use trapeze to teach skill progressions. Includes warm-up and stretch. Ages 16+.

Adult Aerial Conditioning  A good class to condition and train to gain strength for aerial arts or just for a fun workout.  Get strong in a flash! Ages 16+.  This class can be purchased in a series or is available for drop-in.

Fit-to-Fly Think you aren’t strong enough to do aerials? This is the class for you. A gentler, fitness-focused curriculum designed to get you there and have fun doing it. Using a combination of aerial equipment, ground exercises and aerial yoga to increase your confidence, strength and range of motion. Ages 16+.

Kids’ Intro to Aerials  An absolute beginner level class for students who want to try a little bit of all of the aerials. Class will include trapeze, lyra, silks, Spanish web, warm-up and stretch. Ages 7-15.

Stretching  An aerial specific stretching session that will focus on getting great splits with some back and upper body focus. Find great lines and increase your range. Also suitable for non-aerialists who want to gain flexibility and strength at the same time.  Ages 16+.

Registration forms live here.

The fine print:

  • Classes are small! Enrollment is limited to 6 per class. A class may be cancelled if enrollment is less than 2 and a prorated refund will be issued.
  • A deposit or full payment must be received to reserve your space.  Refunds will only be issued for medical reasons.
  • Payment may be also be made by check or cash. Make checks out to Monkey Aerial Arts LLC.
  • Monkey Aerial Arts will make reasonable effort to accommodate make-ups for class.
  • Current registration, waiver and emergency contact information must be completed before your first class.  Waivers are valid for both Monkey Aerial Arts and Circus Kazoo classes.
  • Be sure to look over the full class info and policies page for more information.