Circus Building hosts a full schedule of aerial classes in Charleston SC.
  • Train with Christine Van Loo

    We're thrilled to welcome Christine Van Loo to Charleston! Join us for a meet and greet, a performance workshop, and private lessons while she is in town. Be sure to go see her perform with the North Charleston Pops.

    Full details and sign-up
  • Intro to Aerials Series

    This is a great way to get started with an aerial practice! We have a new 12-week series beginning the first week in February 2015 and registration is open.

    Complete beginners welcome!

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  • Circus Workout & Aerial Core

    NEW Aerial Core class time: Thursdays at 12:30pm. 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!
  • 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
  • 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.

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  • 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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Kids Classes

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

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 and Thursdays at 4:30pm 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.

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.

Intro to Aerials Series

Intro to Aerials series
Start the new year with a new passion! Registration is open for our 12-week Intro to Aerials series for complete beginners. This is a great way to start an aerial practice and learn aerial silks, aerial hoop, trapeze, and sling. Full details and registration here.

Christine Van Loo of Cirque de la Symphonie at Aerial Fit

Performance Perfection Workshop with Christine Van Loo
Come train with Christine Van Loo, an accomplished aerialist currently on tour with Cirque de la Symphonie. We're hosting a casual Meet & Greet on Friday, 2/6 at 6:00pm, a Performance Perfection Workshop on Saturday, 2/7 at 10:00am, and bookings available for private lessons with Christine all weekend long.Full details and registration here.

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
"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
"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 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
"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
"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 can't believe how much this has helped my regular yoga practice. Who knew there was more to learn about downdog?" — Liz W