Christine Ann Aiken, Artistic Director, has a passion for flying trapeze, double trapeze, sling, lyra, aerial ballet in silk, adagio, balancing, amongst other performing arts. Former professional dancer First City Jazz Dance Theatre, Pofahls, First International Jazz Dance Congress, University of Florida, & The Dance
Center. She has been competitive diver, gymnast, model, dancer, and equestrienne that now owns Seambiance,
Inc. the managing company of Asheville Aerial Arts and is celebrating 13 years in the mortgage industry with WR Starkey Mortgage. Christine resides with her two dogs
and two cats in historic Montford where she continues to enjoy traveling abroad, volunteer work for various
organizations, golf, fishing, a very active career and social life, and her passion in aerials.
Artistic Director, Asheville Aerial Arts Asheville, NC