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Two-Hour Lesson for One or Two at Emerald City Trapeze Arts (Up to 52% Off)


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In a Nutshell

After experienced instructors lead brief ground demonstrations, students practice swinging on flying trapeze

The Fine Print

Expires 180 days after purchase. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Valid only for option purchased. Reservation required. 48hr cancellation notice required. Must be 6 or older. 250lb weight max. Not valid if attended class in the past 12 months. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

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Choose Between Two Options

  • $64 for a two-hour flying-trapeze lesson for one (a $129 value)
  • $125 for a two-hour flying-trapeze lesson (a $258 value) for two <p>

Classes are held Wednesday–Saturday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and from 3:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. There is also a 10 a.m.–noon class on Thursday and Saturday.

Emerald City Trapeze Arts’ instructors welcome aerial enthusiasts of all levels to experience the sky-splitting thrill of the flying trapeze. Expertly guided and safe trapeze adventures begin with a brief stretching session before pupils develop balancing skills on a practice bar. From there, the basics of proper takeoffs, swinging, and body positioning are added to students’ acrobatic tool belts. Learners acquire skills at their own paces and obtain new techniques with ample demonstrations by Emerald City’s circus-grade instructors. When ready, class-goers are able to swing through the outdoor arena and catch their teacher’s hands in midair—proving to formerly doubting third-grade gym teachers that they can, in fact, trapeze with ease.<p>

Emerald City Trapeze Arts

Once upon a time, the Canal Boiler Works building in SODO housed Seattle's blacksmiths, who spent their days harnessing the power of fire and steel. Today, the building is still around, but its tenants tap into a different kind of power. Beneath a wood-beam ceiling, the aerialists of Emerald City Trapeze Arts fly through a 20,000 square foot studio, learning classic circus and trapeze skills from instructors with decades of experience. During aerial arts classes, students engage with silks, hoops, and ropes suspended in midair, mastering artful, fluid motions while simultaneously boosting their strength and coordination. Trapeze classes take things even higher; the studio's full-sized trapeze rig towers 30 feet in the air, recreating the thrills of big-top flips for beginners and seasoned aerialists alike. The space also invites students to try their hands at several other classic apparatus, including Trampoline and Cyr Wheel.

Although the air is their natural habitat, Emerald City Trapeze Arts' instructors teach earthbound classes, as well. Tumbling classes unlock youngsters' inner acrobats with cartwheels and somersaults, while pole fitness classes introduce the tricks and transitions needed to develop a full dance routine.

The Gist

What some people are buzzing about:


with the help of the Emerald City's knowledgable and experienced staff I was able to learn two tricks in one morning, all while feeling very safe

Aimee R, TripAdvisor, 3/7/13

blown away. The instructors were fantastic. They felt safe the entire time and have a great memory for life.

Tripthisnotthat, TripAdvisor, 3/25/13


98% of 376 customers recommend

  • “They are amazing teachers, they were able to pick one or two small things to correct each time to get you to where you felt very comfortable. I feel that at any...”

    “They are amazing teachers, they were able to pick one or two small things to correct each time to get you to where you felt very comfortable. I feel that at any level you would leave feeling good about what you can do as well as how far you can come in one day. I really enjoyed myself and adored the instructors!!!”

  • “If you have delicate hands like myself, I would bring some work out gloves :-) ”

  • “Graduation present for my niece and we both went. Fantastic time!!”

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