Aerialist

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The Steben Twins perform a fixed doubles trapeze act
Pirates of the Sky, an aerial hoop act
Aerial silks performance by Nofit State Circus

An aerialist is an acrobat who performs in the air, on a suspended apparatus such as a trapeze, rope, cloud swing, aerial cradle, aerial silk, or aerial hoop.[1]

References

  1. ^ "Circus Dictionary". National Institute of Circus Arts. Archived from the original on 07-19-2011. http://web.archive.org/web/20110719162832/http://www.nica.com.au/dictionary. Retrieved 10-01-2009.