Megan Gendell

Aerials Instructor
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Biographical Info

Megan Gendell has performed circus and dance professionally in NYC and around the world since 2007, working with ensemble companies including LAVA and STRONGERCircus, and performing solo handbalancing and duo trapeze nationally and internationally, including at the Golden Karl international circus festival in Riga, Latvia in 2015. She is a 2012 graduate of NECCA’s Professional-Track Training Program, and in 2014 she co-created an evening-length ensemble circus-theater show, Tinder & Ash, in Montreal through a TOHU residency.

Megan has taught handbalancing, trapeze, acrobatics, act creation, and more to youth and adults since 2008, at LAVA and the Espana-Streb Trapeze Academy in Brooklyn, and most recently at NECCA in Vermont, where she coached the Intensive professional training program; she has also given workshops and master classes around the country, including at the Chicago Contemporary Circus Festival in 2014.

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