Teaching Resume

Lisa Natoli


photo by Ari Klein

photo by Ari Klein

Bio: Lisa is a freelance aerial artist that teaches workshops and anchors down for a month or so at a time to teach session and enrollment based classes. She is sought after for her unique approach to transitions and sequencing.

Experience (On-Going Classes and Sessions)
Aerial Instructor (vertical theory, lyra)
St. Louis Aerial Collective; St. Louis, MO 2019

Head Aerial Instructor (rope,fabric,lyra,theory)
ExperTease Fitness; Minneapolis, MN 2017-2019

Aerial Instructor (fabric, Lyra, Vertical Partnering)
Aloft Circus Loft; Chicago, Ill -2016

Aerial Instructor (rope,fabric)
Circus Warehouse; NY, NY – 2012–2015 and 2019-2020

Aerial Instructor (rope,fabric,lyra)
Aerial Arts NYC; NY, NY – 2013-2015 and 2019-2020

Aerial Instructor (rope,fabric,lyra)
Bumbershoot Aerial Arts; St. Louis, MO – 2013-2015

Aerial Instructor (rope,fabric)
Frequent Flyers; Boulder, CO – Spring 2014

Aerial Instructor, Project in Motion, Above Borders Aerial Dance Festival
Las Cruces, N.M 2014

Aerial Instructor, Colorado Aerial Arts Summit
Boulder, CO 2019

Lisa has taught workshops throughout the country at: AirCat (Boulder), Air Temple (New Haven), Altitude Aerials (Phoenix), Agora (Detroit), Bumbershoot Aerial Arts (St. Louis), Detroit Flyhouse (Detroit), Fly Circus Space (New Orleans), Frequent Flyers (Boulder) Moksha Aerial Studio (Missoula), Gravity Aerial Arts (Denver),  The Muse (Brooklyn), House of Yes (Brooklyn), Tucson Circus Arts (Tucson),  and Voler: Thieves of Flight (Kansas City) CCAFT (Toronto). Lisa’s primary focus is teaching  awareness and generating sequences and choreography through skills and technique. Lisa’s extensive dance background informs her teaching style.

University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA – B.A Liberal Arts 2000
Alvin Ailey American Dance Theater, NY, NY Certificate Program 1993-1994

References available upon request