New York native Summer Lacy has worked as a professional circus aerialist since 2007. With her background in artistic gymnastics, aerial acrobatics and tribal fusion belly dance she’s performed across the country with companies like Circus Warehouse, Cirque-tacular Entertainment & Dragonfly Productions. Her graceful and awe-inspiring performances have captivated audiences at leading venues including Webster Hall NY, The Palazzo Las Vegas, Gotham Hall & New York Hall of Science. Summer has recently been seen in flight at The World Maker Faire and The Economist Magazine’s World in 2013 Gala, as well as appearances on NBC’s hit reality competition ‘America’s Got Talent’.
Her performance specialties include Aerial Chains, Lyra and Aerial Cage. Summer also performs on Static and Single Point Trapeze, Silks, Hammock, Invented Apparatus and Duo & Trio Aerial Acts. Her diverse skills, grace, creative movement and natural beauty led to Summer being cast in the off Broadway show ”Takura: A Contemporary Circus Faerie Tale.”
Summer is a resident instructor & performer at Circus Warehouse, where she works alongside the industry’s best, teaching aerial arts to professional track as well as recreational students. Her focus on strength training, injury prevention and proper technique prepare the next generation of circus stars for the physical demands of their chosen work. While her focus on skill building, choreography, and movement quality give her students the practical skills needed to build and perform acts and get them work nationwide. Regarded by her students as patient and encouraging, their respect for Summer’s experience and outstanding performances inspire them to stay focused and work to achieve their goals.
In addition to circus Summer works as a freelance graphic designer. For her design portfolio please visit: design.summerlacy.com
Summer is available for:
Anniversary Parties, Awards Night, Bachelor/Bachelorette Parties, Bar/Bat Mitzvah Party, Bar/Lounges, Casinos, Christmas Parties, Church Service, Club/Nightclub, Concert Venues, Conventions, Corporate Events, Cruises, Dinner Dances, Fairs, Festivals, Fund Raisers, Grand Openings, Halloween Parties, Holiday Parties, Hotel Entertainment, Launch Parties, Parades, Private Parties, Prom, Quinceaneras, Seminars, Sporting Events, Sweet 16 Parties, Trade Shows, Wedding Ceremonies, Wedding Receptions, Circus Shows & Cabarets, Theater & Musicals.
Aerial Workshops, Aerial Classes, Private Lessons, Act Creation & Choreography
Commercial & Modeling
Print, fitness and runway modeling. Commercials, TV & Music Videos