Meet Our Instructors

Our instructors hail from a wide range of backgrounds, but they all have one thing in common: a passion and dedication to teaching aerial arts in a safe and professional environment.

"The Greatest Show on Earth" student showcase at High Expectations Aerial Arts.

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Sarah Bolton

Owner & Instructor

Visionary leader. Passionate technician. Sarah has more than 20 years of experience as a performer, choreographer, producer, and instructor.

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Danielle Bayliss

Danielle Bayliss

Guest Instructor

Guiding force. Virtuoso technician. Danielle founded High Expectations in 2014, and has more than 10 years experience performing and instructing aerial.

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Caroline Vance

Instructor

Perseverance extraordinaire. Inquisitive thinker. Caroline has been performing and teaching aerial for more than 3 years.

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Kara Barkley

Instructor in Training

Calming knowledge. Graceful mover. Kara has been training and performing aerial for more than 3 years and has been training as an instructor since mid-2021.

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SJ Smith

Instructor in Training

Tenacious technician. Dynamic performer. SJ has been training and performing aerial for more than 5 years and has been training as an instructor since mid-2021.

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Shannon Berry

Instructor in Training

Inquisitive innovator. Cultivator of fun. Shannon has been training and performing aerial for 3 years and has been training as an instructor since mid-2021.

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