Night Owl Circus Arts



Conditioning w/ Samantha
Tomorrow 4:45 PM at South
5 spots open
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Aerial Silks w/ Wil
Tomorrow 7:15 PM at South
1 spot open
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Bar Conditioning w/ Caroline
Sun 11/29 4 PM at South
2 spots open
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Aerial for Kids w/ Wil
Wed 12/2 4:45 PM at South
1 spot open
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Beg Trap w/ Wil
Wed 12/2 6 PM at South
2 spots open
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Contemporary Dance w/ Danielle
Wed 12/2 7:15 PM at South
3 spots open
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Conditioning w/ Samantha
Sat 12/5 4:45 PM at South
5 spots open
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Beg Lyra w/ Caroline
Sun 12/6 2:45 PM at South
2 spots open
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Bar Conditioning w/ Caroline
Sun 12/6 4 PM at South
2 spots open
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Aerial Yoga w/ Mithra
Sun 12/6 6 PM at South
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Int/Adv Silks w/ Wil
Mon 12/7 6:45 PM at South
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Past NOCA Performances

The Volstead Act

January 4th, 2020 at NOCA South

This 1920s-themed in-house performance featured spanish web, cloud swing, trapeze, and more, with banquet style seating, and catering from Main Street Cafe!

Directed By: Abby Freeburn
Technical Director: Craig Lewis
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Evan Lewis

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Off the Canvas

August 2nd and 4th, 2019 at McGlothlin Center for the Arts, Emery, VA

Sommerso was our third annual performance for the Virginia Highlands Festival at the beautiful McGlothlin Theater on Emery and Henry Campus. From mathematical perception to surrealism and spaces in-between, join us for this original aerial production! "Off the Canvas" explores the art of Piet Mondrian, Franz Marc, and Salvador Dali through the art of aerial silks, acrobatics, spanish web, and more!

Directed By: Abby Freeburn
Choreographers: Abby Freeburn, Jen Kintner
Technical Director: Craig Lewis, Will Hankins
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Rigging: Craig Lewis, Delbert Hall, Will Hankins
Photography: Evan Lewis

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Sommerso

August 4th and 6th, 2018 at McGlothlin Center for the Arts, Emery, VA

Sommerso

Sommerso was our second annual performance for the Virginia Highlands Festival at the beautiful McGlothlin Theater on Emery and Henry Campus. This underwater themed show featured mermaids, jellyfish, and more!

Directed By: Rhianna Smith
Choreographers: Lauren Wirick, Abby Freeburn
Technical Director: Craig Lewis, Will Hankins
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Keith Dixon, Evan Lewis

Performers:

Buy the Sommerso DVD on Amazon!
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Kingsport Busker Fest

July 14th, 2018 at Downtown Kingsport

The Night Owls provided outdoor entertainment for the Kingsport Busker Fest - part of Fun Fest - in downtown Kingsport.

Directed By: Craig Lewis, Jen Kintner
Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Josh Holly, Logan Bailey, Phil Clemmons, Craig Lewis

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2017 Wedding

Sept 9th, 2017 at The Foundry, Knoxville, TN

2017 Wedding

We were hired for this beautiful wedding on September 9th, 2017 in Knoxville, TN. The bride was an aerialist who used to teach for us, so we were honored by the opportunity to perform at her wedding!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Keith Dixon, Evan Lewis

Performers:

Angela Duggins
Abby Freeburn
Caitlin Leavitt
Lauren Wirick
Kat Bentley
Kayla Eggleston
Rhianna Smith












VA Highlands Festival

Aug 5th, 2017 at Abingdon Farmers Market

VA Highlands Festival

As part of an annual collaboration with the Virginia Highlands Festival, the Night Owls provided outdoor entertainment for the Virginia Highlands Festival.

Directed By: Craig Lewis
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: DeAnna Sharp

Performers:

Kat Bentley
Abby Freeburn
Caitlin Leavitt
Hana Lee
Megan Bordwine
Rhianna Smith
Adrianna Lewis
Angela Duggins
Kayla Eggleston












Serendipity

July 30th and 31st, 2017 at McGlothlin Center for the Arts, Emery, VA

Serendipity

Serendipity was our first annual performance for the Virginia Highlands Festival at the beautiful McGlothlin Theater on Emery and Henry Campus.

Directed By: Craig Lewis
Artistic Director: Rhianna Smith
Lead Choreographer: Lauren Wirick
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Technical Director: Will Hankins
Rigging: Delbert Hall
Photography: Keith Dixon, Evan Lewis, John Cornelius, David Cantor

Performers:

Buy the Serendipity DVD on Amazon!
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TN Bar Association

June 15th, 2017 at Kingsport Farmers Market

TN Bar Association

The Night Owls were honored to perform for this Tennessee Bar Association event in Kingsport, sponsored by Eastman!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Kelly Hammonds
Rigging: Delbert Hall

Performers:

Lauren Wirick
Rachel Miller
Kay Newell
Rhianna Smith
Angela Duggins
Caitlin Leavitt
Kayla Eggleston
Kat Bentley
Danielle Myers
Abby Freeburn
























Blue Plum

June 2nd, 2017 at Founders Park, Johnson City, TN

Blue Plum

The Night Owls teamed up with Empyrean Arts from Asheville to put on this incredible show for the Blue Plum Festival, featuring juggling, static trapeze, corde lisse, and aerial silks!

Directed By: Craig Lewis, Heather Poole

Performers:

Kayla Eggleston
Laura Marie Souther
Jennifer Dow
Cody Haymon
Lauren Wirick

The 3rd Night Owl Circus

Oct 28th and 29th, 2016 at NOCA North (ASG)

The 3rd Night Owl Circus

The third Night Owl Circus was a Halloween show!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Amanda Elkins, David Frazier, Evan Lewis

Performers:

Keith Campbell
Alley Buckles
Rhiannon Miller
Caitlin Leavitt
Rachel Miller
Kay Newell
Hana Lee
Abby Freeburn
Megan Bordwine
Kayla Ellison
Walter Beals
Katy Reed
Ciera Miller
Kayla Eggleston
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Healing Hands Gala

Aug 27th, 2016 at Studio Brew, Bristol, VA

Healing Hands Gala

The Night Owls provided outdoor entertainment for the Healing Hands Fundraising Gala at Studio Brew!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Richard Minx

Performers:

Lauren Wirick
Rachel Miller
Hana Lee
Katy Reed
Abby Freeburn
Kayla Ellison
Kayla Eggleston
Kay Newell
































King University

April 7th, 2016 at King University

King University

A great time was had by all at this Gatsby-themed student event at King University!

Directed By: Lauren Wirick, Craig Lewis

Performers:

Alley Buckles
Kay Newell
Atlanta Gregory
Lauren Wirick
Katy Reed
Rhiannon Miller
Sierra Allen

Craig and Mikaela's Wedding

March 26th, 2016 at New Mountain Asheville

Craig and Mikaela's Wedding

When NOCA owners Craig and Mikaela tied the knot, the Night Owls put on an amazing show in Asheville, NC!

Directed By: Lauren Wirick, Heather Poole
Photography: Keith Dixon, Mike Bowling, Evan Lewis
Videography: McKelvie Wilder
Master of Ceremonies: Randy Carrol

Performers:

Keith Campbell
Lorien Myerson
Sierra Allen
Britt Tyler
Jessica Miller
Ciera Miller
Walter Beals
Lauren Wirick
Waverly Jones
Ingrid Johnson
Valerie Phillips
























PEAK: Kingsport Young Professionals

Feb 27th, 2016 at Kingsport Farmers Market

PEAK: Kingsport Young Professionals
Directed By: Craig Lewis
Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Tara Hodges, Evan Lewis

Performers:

DeAnna Sharp
Ali McGlothlin
Lauren Wirick
Katy Reed
Jessia Miller
Kay Newell
Alley Buckles
Sierra Allen












The 2nd Night Owl Circus

Dec 11th and 12th, 2015 at NOCA North (ASG)

The 2nd Night Owl Circus
Directed By: Craig Lewis
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Keith Dixon, Forest Myerson

Performers:

DeAnna Sharp
Katy Reed
Jessica Miller
Kay Newell
Ali McGlothlin
Heather Byrge
Ciera Miller
Alley Buckles
Lorien Myerson
Jillian Perkins
Sierra Allen
Buy the The 2nd Night Owl Circus DVD on Amazon!
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The 1st Night Owl Circus

Feb 28th, 2015 at NOCA North (ASG)

The 1st Night Owl Circus

Our first ever performance at NOCA featured aerial silks, juggling, lyra, and tumbling!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
House/Company Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Justin Mitchell, Lorien Myerson

Performers:

Bella Desposito
Mia Desposito
Alex Berkow
Rain Riddle
Sybil Smith
Ana Desposito
DeAnna Sharp
Mithra Alavi
Amanda Keith
Colleen Early
Heather Byrge
Buy the The 1st Night Owl Circus DVD on Amazon!
Buy the DVD on Amazon!