Who’s Involved

Sammy Terry – Creative Director, Aerial Instructor, Aerial Performer and Holistic Therapist.

Howie Morley – Head of Rigging & Tent Master Consultant.

Nik Litton Rigging Consultant, and hopefully head of rigging at event.
Nik is one of the 2 directors of Aircraft Circus Academy London https://aircraftcircus.com

Lucy Francis – Performer
Lucy Nik is one of the 2 directors of Aircraft Circus Academy London https://aircraftcircus.com

Barnz Munn – Rigging Consultant, Head of Rigging in our training space, and Counterweight and Lunge workshop leader.
Workshop TBC

Shaena Brandel- Act Show Consultant .
An Irish Aerialist, trained in the UK, with over 20 years’ experience as a performer, teacher and choreographer. She is Co-Director of award winning circus company, Pirates of the Carabina (POTC), & her work with Barnz Munn developing the new discipline of counterweighted aerial, has been hugely influential in the international circus community. She regularly consults as a creative director and aerial choreographer for a range of performance companies.

Charlie Bicknell – Aerial Teacher and Performer. Workshop date 2rd April, 9am – 1pm
Named ‘Most Unique Cabaret Artist’ in 2019 Charlie Bicknell specialises in singing aerial and all things very slightly insane. She has performed all over the world from Glastonbury Big Top and London’s Hippodrome to a car park in Australia and the basement of the Sydney Opera house. Seriously.


Hayley Ingle – Aerial Workshop Leader, ACT Teacher and Hopefully Performer.
Hayley is one of the lead aerial teachers of Aircraft Circus London. Aircraft Circus London originally inspired Sammy to train in Circus in 2010.
Instagram @hayley.rosanne

Felipe Reyes – Extraordinary Straps and Hand balancing Teacher and Performer. Workshop date 23rd April 

Selina Keedwell – Act Show Consultant.
Verbatim Theatre

Jilly Marie – Circus Performer

Ro Ellis, Our very first youth student and now an intern. Ro is an incredible artist and will be performing in the Labyrinth show.

Cerebral Security – Providing Security for the event. (We hope)

Simo Zia Solar System – Powering the event with solar power.

Lizzy Goldsack, Head of Video and Photography. LizzieGoldsack.co.uk

Kate Kavanash.
Kate helped Sammy to prepare the Arts Council application in an access support role, as Sammy is dyslexic and neurodivergent. See more of what Kate does at https://thecircusdiaries.com

Andy Loos, Providing our loos.

A Big Thank You To:

Alex Frith and Moira Campbell former Directors of Aircraft Circus and now Directors of Ascension Aerial in Byron Bay, for professional guidance and training.

Howie Morley for professional guidance and training.

Aircraft Circus Academy Nick and Lucy for professional guidance and training.

Shaena Brandel and Barnz Munn for professional guidance and training.

All our students both adults and children and the families who have supported us all these years.