Leopard Dance Arts provides awe-inspiring circus entertainment to special events with a beautiful theatrical style, utilizing hula hoops, dance, aerial acrobatics on silks or trapeze, fire or even blacklight/glow props. Multiple options are available including:
-- Featured stage performances to delight your audience as a stand-alone act or part of a larger production.
-- Atmospheric entertainment provides the right touch of cirque-style magic on the ground or in the air.
-- Playshops are a fun way to get your audience motivated and moving, whether it is a morning team builder or an evening of relaxing fun with your friends. Playshops are also available as a learning tool for fellow aerialists and hoop dancers.
-- Planning a concert, festival or retreat? Stage shows and roving characters lend an otherworldly factor to your temporary city of attendees. Hoop & Movement Playshops are also available for relaxed participation & learning.
Each performance is customized for your unique event. Companies and producers utilize Leopard Dance Arts professional expertise and visual artistry to captivate and exhilarate their audience. Kristen Leophard, the founder and main performer, has performed for clients including the Opryland Hotel, Virginia Museum of Fine Art, City of Sugar Land, Vanderbilt University, Snow Flow Festival, Greyhound and ESPN. She has appeared with Nashville's fringe entertainment troupes, and often works with entertainment production companies such as Playing by Air.
Kristen's circus arts & entertainment performances provides any event a unique "Wow!" factor; book Leopard Dance Arts today to amplify your event with energy, excitement and grace!
All performances are insured by Stage And Fire Entertainers and "Additionally Insured" documentation will be provided upon request.
-Ceiling height of 14 feet minimum
-An single anchor point on ceiling with capacity of 2000 lbs (~910 kg)
-Performance (ground/stage) area: 8 x 8 feet on the ground; swinging acts may require more space, please inquire
-For outdoor performances or indoor without a ceiling anchor point, please contact in regards to possible rental of a free-standing rig
-Performance area approximately 6 x 6 feet on the ground or a raised platform/stage. This can vary depending on venue, performance style and event; do not hesitate to ask!
-Floor free of water (unless act is specially performed in water) and potential slip-inducing materials, such as confetti, feathers and tinsel.
-Performance area 12 x1 2 feet (on ground) or raised stage/platform to bring above audience.
-Performance area must be clearly marked by physical barriers or kept clear by client-provided employees.
-Small, safe fueling area away from flammable items. This area must be kept clear of flammable materials before, during and after performance until load out is complete.
-Ventilated area is required if requesting a fire performance indoors.
-LDA provides own trained fire safety along with first aid kit, fire extinguisher and fire blankets.
Kristen Leophard (owner/performer)