Cressie Mae is a Colorado based variety entertainment artist and instructor specializing in dance trapeze, partner/ group acrobatics and fire dancing. She trained for several years under the coaching of world-renowned trapeze artist Elena Panova at the San Francisco Circus Center and focuses her solo work on ground breaking trapeze acts and movement research. In 2016 Cressie Mae became a graduate of the Frequent Flyers Pro Track training program in Boulder Colorado. You can find her across the globe on stages big and small, from solo acts to large ensemble collaborations, from street fairs to private parties and everything in between. She currently teaches out of MOTH studio in Denver, The Boulder Circus Center, and the Denver Circus Collective. Cressie Mae is very passionate about her work and understands movement arts as a tool for energetic and artistic collaboration as well as a catalyst for a healthy and exciting lifestyle. She cannot wait to share her art with YOU at Arise this year!