Carolyn started her journey into the circus arts in 2010 whilst on work placement in New York, where she came across the Trapeze School NY. Whilst completing her degree in textile design she continued her training in pole dance, aerial circus, acrobatics and flexibility. Having apprenticed with High Top Circus Brighton to develop her instructor skills she now teaches adult classes in aerial circus, flexibility and acrobatics on the South Coast.
Carolyn is a Brighton based performer with a diverse blend of academic and performance expertise, her stage persona ‘Twisted Nymph’ will dazzle you with aerial silk ropes, aerial hoop, acrobatics and contortion. This circus and cabaret artist brings an eclectic mix of acts ranging from the comedic to glamorous She has spent the past 8 years performing at numerous festivals, the Brit Awards after party, circus little tops and more!
Carolyn does not have a gymnastic background and understands working at a desk by day and pole-ing or aerial-ing by night! She takes a holistic approach to flexibility combing active and passive stretching, PNF techniques, partner stretches and massage techniques with the aim to build strength, flexibility and body awareness.