AERIAL ARTS OF BOZEMAN INSTRUCTORS/PERFORMERS
Aerial Arts of Bozeman was formed in 2014 to bring the art of aerial dance to the Gallatin Valley. Community lessons in a variety of aerial styles are offered in beginner and intermediate levels. Our highly qualified aerial dance and fitness instructors have trained all over the West and each offers her unique flair for the art form.
Karen Dade started ballet at age 9 and has been dancing ever since! She discovered aerial silks and trapeze in 2010, and has attended classes at Emerald City Trapeze and Versatile Arts in Seattle, as well as workshops at Aerial Arts of Utah in Salt Lake City, and Boulder Circus Center in Colorado.
Karen studied English literature and music at Montana State University, and has a jewelry business named Koda Designs Jewelry.
Galen Eldridge grew up competing in gymnastics and was introduced to aerial dance in 2010. Galen has trained at Emerald City Trapeze (Seattle), Aerial Arts of Utah (Salt Lake City), and Frequent Flyers (Boulder, CO) over the past few years to deepen her knowledge of aerial arts. Galen has a M.S. in Nutrition Research from Bastyr University, works for Cornell University, and spends much of her free time drumming, dancing, and playing with her niece.