Pittsburgh Circus Center

(formerly Pittsburgh Aerial Silks)

is founded and managed  by

Holly Dayton-Kirby (pictured above). 


Inspired by Cirque Du Soleil performance in 2010, Holly went on a mission to learn silks for the sole purpose to bring it to her hometown of Pittsburgh.

 Nearly 2 years of training, writing curriculum before going live in March 2011. 


Fast Forward to 2019


Large main school in Ben Avon

2 Satellite Locations

Youth Circus Classes

Adult Classes 

Aerial Silks

Aerial Yoga 

Aerial Cube


Circus Class


Circus Class

German Wheel 

Pole Fitness



 Student  team "The Air Masters" 

Professional Aerial Dance Co. "Dans L'air"  Professional Shows

Student Showcases 

Custom Apparel

 Portable rigging to bring it to you

 Friendly teaching staff


We love what we do- and we are so glad that you do too.  :)  


We have over 8K "Likes" on FB

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Formerly Pittsburgh Aerial Silks

© 2010 by  Holly Dayton-Kirby; Founder of Pittsburgh Circus Center and Pgh Aerial Silks