Circus Building hosts a full schedule of aerial classes in Charleston SC.
  • Intro to Aerials Series

    Registration is open for the next Intro to Aerials series, starting April 2015. This is a great way to start an aerial practice! 12 weeks of Aerial Silks, Slings, Trapeze, and Aerial Hoop.

    Complete beginners welcome, no experience needed.

    Sign up here
  • New Class: Circus Rope

    Intro to Circus Rope is a 12 week series starting April 1st, 2015.

    Learn more and sign up!

    Full details here
  • Shoulder Longevity Workshop

    Shoulder Health & Injury Prevention for dynamic movers including aerialists, climbers, acro balancers, pole athletes, and more.

    Taught by a licensed physical therapist with a personal background in aerials, gymnastics, acro, and more.

    Learn more and sign up
  • Group Aerial Classes

    We offer a full schedule of aerial classes for adults, and we have kids classes too! You can start anytime with any of our beginner classes, and mix and match our variety of classes to suit your schedule. Visit our schedule page to see our classes and sign up.

    Schedule & Reservations
  • Circus Workout & Aerial Core

    Anyone can work out like an aerialist in our Circus Workout & Aerial Core classes.

    We use a variety of aerial apparatuses and floor work to build strength and freedom of movement. No experience needed, drop-ins welcome with pre-registration!

    Sign up here!
  • Aerial Yoga

    Aerial Yoga combines traditional yoga with the physical training of an aerial acrobat. Yoga postures are supported by a soft fabric trapeze hung at waist height. No experience needed, drop-ins are welcome with pre-registration.

    Sign up now!
  • Aerial Performances

    Get on our email list to be in the know about upcoming performances including Student Showcases. Join us if you'd like to perform yourself.

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  • Training for Yoga Instructors

    We are pleased to offer the full Unnata Aerial Yoga Teacher Training course, and Yoga Teacher Continuing Education, over two long weekends in August 2015.

    This comprehensive training is for current yoga instructors who want to deepen their knowledge of yoga by using the low-hanging aerial hammock. Applications are now being accepted!

    Learn more and apply

Adult Classes

We offer a full schedule of aerial classes, 6 days/week, for everyone from beginners on up, including Aerial Yoga, Aerial Fabric (Aerial Silks), Static Trapeze, and Aerial Hoop (Lyra).

Aerial Yoga & Circus Fitness Classes

(grounded and close to the ground)
Aerial Yoga
Circus Workout
Aerial Core

Aerial Skills & Performance Classes

(elevated off of the ground)
Aerial Sling
Aerial Silks
Aerial Hoop
Static Trapeze
Circus Sampler
Choreography: Creating an Act

Kids Classes

We offer mixed-apparatus classes on Mondays at 4:30pm and Thursdays at 6:00pm for kids age 7 and up. Contact us to sign up.

All of our classes are kept small and require pre-registration to reserve your spot. Join our email list to stay in the loop.

Kids Classes

We are accepting new kids, ages 7 and up, to our Aerial Kids classes on Mondays at 4:30pm and Thursdays at 6:00pm. Contact with questions.

Click here to see our daily schedule, and come fly with us!

Convenient Location

Circus Building hosts a full schedule of aerial classes in West Ashley just 1.5 miles from downtown Charleston. We've got 25' ceilings, soft flooring and mats, and a variety of aerial apparatuses including aerial silks, slings, hammocks, hoops, trapezes, and invented apparatuses.

Located in West Ashley, just 5 minutes from downtown Charleston. Come fly with us!

New Class: Aerial Rope

Circus Rope in Charleston SC
Aerial Rope, also called Corde Lisse, is a vertical apparatus that is both modern and classic. It lends itself to climbing, swinging, rolling, dropping, and other amazing moves. It shares many similar characteristics with the aerial silks, but has a completely different aesthetic. Our new Intro to Circus Rope class starts April 1st and registration is open. Full details here.

Intro to Aerials Series

Aerial Classes in Charleston SC
Intro to Aerials is a 12 weeks series for the complete beginner to get started with an aerial practice! Learn the basics of aerial silks, trapeze, aerial hoop, and sling. Registration is open for upcoming series starting April 6th and 7th. Full details here.

Online registration

Save time and hassle. We offer online registration for all of our classes. You can save your space, see how many spaces are available, and purchase class passes with ease.

Click here to sign up online.

More videos and class descriptions here.


Aerial Fit® classes are just 5 minutes from downtown Charleston.

1045 5th Ave, Unit A
Charleston, SC 29407

Just off St. Andrew's Blvd, across the street from Hocus Pocus, and behind the Taco Bell.


We provide top notch aerial training to anyone who wants to learn. All of our classes focus on excellence, safety, empowerment, and fun!

What Students are Saying

"I felt amazing after our class last week. I haven’t been that relaxed in a really long time, and I never knew my back could feel so good!" — Abby R
"This was better than an inversion table! so incredible... Jordan is a great instructor and I feel so great!!!!! you gotta try it...." — Jeni R
"I had so much fun in your class and thank you for opening the door to yoga and aerial yoga for me. It has really changed my life and I am very grateful." — Lacey A
"I just wanted to say thank you and tell you how much I look forward to class day 'hanging out' with ya'll! It is a wonderful physical and emotional challenge. You are great!" — Kristi H
"I can't believe how much this has helped my regular yoga practice. Who knew there was more to learn about downdog?" — Liz W
"This is going to sound weird, but after I left here last week I just felt happy! I felt happy for days afterward." — Trish W
"Empowering and peaceful class...." — - Sharla P
"It was a great exercise in letting go. There were a few poses on the hammock that opened up my lower spine more than it ever has before, which is something of a miracle. I really enjoyed trying something so different." — Sayward K