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  1. Trapeze, Silks, Pole, Handstands, and more… what we teach at Sky Candy!

    Sky Candy is East Austin’s own aerial and circus arts studio! While most of the classes we offer are in the aerial arts, we also offer classes in a wide range of other circus and performance arts- check it out! Classes for Beginners Whether you want to try the aerial arts for fun or take your first […]

  2. Series Classes Timeline

    Our 2016 Series classes will run as follows: Four-Week Series (Intro-level and Youth Series classes) May 16th-June 12th June 13th-July 10th July 18th-August 14th August 22nd-September 18th September 19th-October 16th October 17th-November 13th November 26th-December 23rd Four and Six-Week Series (Leveled Apparatus and other non-Intro classes) May 2nd-June 12th (Six-Week Series- please note that due […]

  3. Directions to the Studio

    Finding us for the first time? Here are some handy tips to locate our studios! Sky Candy has two locations, located in East Austin 0.5 miles apart from each other. Please double check the resource listed for your class, workshop or lesson to find which studio it is hosted at. Sky Candy Main 507 Calles […]

  4. Intensive Camp Photos and Videos

    A few weeks ago, our first ever group of Intensive Camp participants performed their end of week showcase at the Zach Scott’s Kleburg Theater- we couldn’t be prouder of the amazing routines these young ladies put together, and we want to share the results of their hard work with you! Here are some pictures and […]

  5. For Male Aerialists: The Junk Post

    Welcome to a guest post by our resident male studio director and aerial teacher, Andy! Andy knows well the unique challenges that male aerialists face, and he’s here to give you some tips about how to handle the, um, package in your aerial work. “Are you a male aerialist? Do you on occasion cry out […]

  6. To Branch Out, or Not To Branch Out: Aerial Monogamy vs. Polyamory

    “I’ve been taking lyra for a year now, and I’m kind of curious about silks- should I stick with lyra and keep getting better at it, or try something new, even though I’ll be a beginner again?” “I’ve taken Intro to Verticals and Intro to Horizontals, and I love all of the apparatuses- do I need […]

  7. Do you have your Swings Asunder tickets yet?

    We are just two days away from opening our world premier aerial dance production Swings Asunder at the Rollins Theater at the Long Center- do you have your tickets yet? Get your tickets today!

  8. Swings Asunder opens this Saturday evening!

    We are thrilled to announce that our world premier aerial dance production Swings Asunder opens this Saturday evening at the Rollins Theater at the Long Center- check out these rehearsal pics by Ryan Obermeyer and get your tickets now!

  9. Guest blog post: Ginger Snaps on big boobs and aerials!

    Welcome to a series of blog posts about the different challenges and rewards posed by different body types in aerials! For our first post, we turn to our resident burlesque instructor Ginger Snaps for a discussion on the challenges faced by aerialists with, shall we say, more going on in the chest area… aka big […]