When not up in the air, Katie sings professionally. She began her career as an artist on Sony-BMG records at 15. After attending Harvard University and Berklee College of Music, she returned to LA to continue her music career, and has performed at the Tokyo Dome, Grammy Museum, Nokia Theater, Yoyogi Stadium, and top international concert halls. Katie brings her many years of performance experience, stage presence, and deep musical intuition to her work as an aerialist.
Jacqueline Lobdell has been a performer and fitness enthusiast all of her life. Her dance training includes Ballet, Contemporary, Modern, Lyrical, Hip-hop, and Jazz. She has been involved with a variety of arts, including circus and aerial arts, equestrian vaulting, and theatre arts. She has a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre with a concentration in Stage and Screen Acting from the University of Nevada, Las Vegas, where she also trained in dance and choreography. She also specializes in instructing flexibility, acrobatics, tumbling, injury prevention, and aerial dance and fitness. Jacqueline has over 5 years of instructor experience working with adults and children. She currently holds a variety of X-pert trainer certifications. Jacqueline enjoys helping her students set and reach performance and fitness goals. She has been trained on silks, lyra, pole, trapeze, specialty apparatuses, chair dancing and balancing and a variety of other circus arts.
In 2008, Jacqueline claimed the silver level Region Championship in Las Vegas for Equestrian Vaulting. Furthermore she performed at the 2010 World Equestrian games in Lexington, Kentucky. She also has gotten the privilege to travel internationally as a United States vaulting ambassador and performer, to compete in Krumke, Germany. Jacqueline continues to travel between Las Vegas and Los Angeles to continue movement training through progressive workshops and educational programs.