Andrew Adams & Erika Gilfether
Andrew Adams & Erika Gilfether are aerialists who have happily
worked with Voice of the City since 2005. Andrew received his training
while touring with Circus Smirkus for seven summers in Vermont.He
graduated with a degree in Theatre from Bates College and moved to
Chicago to work with the Midnight Circus in 1999. Erika graduated from
The Chicago Academy for the Arts and has a degree in dance from N.Y.U's
Tisch school of the Arts.In New York City she worked with independent choreographers James Martin and Marjie Citron, and later was amember in the companies Winifred Haun & Dancers, and Jan Erkert & Dancers.
Together Andrew & Erika have performed
with Gourmet Circus in Switzerland and the Austrian National Circus in
Salzburg. Other highlights include the 2007 season of Circus Flora,
appearing with musicians Victor Wooten and Umphrey's McGee, and the
past three Circle in the Square-New Works in Dance Theatre festivals.
For the past two years they have been performing their duo straps act
in Teatro Zinzanni,a cabaret circus show in Seattle and San Francisco. More information about them can be found at www.duoadamo.com.
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