Night Owl Circus Arts



Open Gym w/ Vianna
Today 5:45 PM at South
6 spots open
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Strut w/ Leslie
Tonight 7 PM at South
7 spots open
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Aerial Silks w/ Vianna
Tomorrow 7:15 PM at South
4 spots open
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Beginner Silks
Sun 1/30 11:45 AM at South
5 spots open
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Int/Adv Silks w/ Samantha
Mon 1/31 7 PM at South
1 spot open
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Beginner Lyra w/ Caroline
Mon 1/31 7 PM at South
5 spots open
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Beginner Silks w/ Vianna
Mon 1/31 8 PM at South
5 spots open
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Open Gym w/ Vianna
Mon 1/31 9 PM at South
6 spots open
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Int Lyra w/ Samantha
Tue 2/1 4:30 PM at South
3 spots open
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Beginner Silks w/ Samantha
Tue 2/1 6:30 PM at South
3 spots open
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Dance Fusion w/ Eva
Tue 2/1 7:30 PM at South
8 spots open
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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

Performers:

Caitlin Leavitt
Abby Freeburn
Leigh Ann Livingston
Sam Harrod
Mindy Woodall
Rachel Broad
Wil Rhew
Brittany Bales
























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

Performers:

Jen Kintner
Leigh Ann Livingston
Caitlin Leavitt
Brittany Bales
Abby Freeburn
Wil Rhew
Stephanie Roberts
Sunshine Marion
Courtney Spencer
Jessica Vest
Sam Harrod
Danielle Myers
Lea Karnes
Rachel Broad
Tasha Adams
























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:

Lauren Wirick
Danielle Myers
Erin Holmes
Phil Clemmons
Megan Bordwine
Kayla Eggleston
Sam Harrod
Tasha Adams
Abby Freeburn
Wil Rhew
Emma Wirick
Stephanie Roberts
Caitlin Leavitt
Rhianna Smith
Buy the Sommerso DVD on Amazon!
Buy the DVD on Amazon!
































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

Performers:

Jen Kintner
Caitlin Leavitt
Lauren Wirick
Wil Rhew
Stephanie Roberts
Jenna Eason
Abby Freeburn
























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:

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












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:

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












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:

Katy Reed
Lauren Wirick
Kat Bentley
Kayla Eggleston
Danielle Myers
Adrianna Lewis
Hana Lee
Caitlin Leavitt
Abby Freeburn
Angela Duggins
Megan Bordwine
Buy the Serendipity DVD on Amazon!
Buy the DVD on Amazon!
























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
























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:

Lauren Wirick
Cody Haymon
Laura Marie Souther
Jennifer Dow
Kayla Eggleston

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:

Kay Newell
Keith Campbell
Walter Beals
Alley Buckles
Katy Reed
Kayla Eggleston
Abby Freeburn
Kayla Ellison
Caitlin Leavitt
Rhiannon Miller
Rachel Miller
Hana Lee
Megan Bordwine
Ciera Miller
Buy the The 3rd Night Owl Circus DVD on Amazon!
Buy the DVD on Amazon!
























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:

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

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

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:

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
























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
Kay Newell
Lauren Wirick
Ali McGlothlin
Katy Reed
Jessia Miller
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:

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
























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:

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