Night Owl Circus Arts



Juggling w/ Craig
Today 5:30 PM at South
11 spots open
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2-hr Teen Aerial, Hour 2
Today 5:30 PM at South
12 spots open
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Rope and Straps w/ Samantha
Tonight 6:30 PM at South
4 spots open
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Intermediate Silks w/ Gracie
Tonight 7:30 PM at South
3 spots open
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Lyra+ w/ Mindy
Tonight 8:30 PM at South
2 spots open
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All Levels Trapeze w/ Samantha
Tomorrow 2:30 PM at South
2 spots open
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Triple Trapeze w/ Samantha
Tomorrow 6:30 PM at South
3 spots open
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Intermediate Silks w/ Vianna
Tomorrow 6:30 PM at South
4 spots open
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Strength and Flexibility w/ Caroline
Thu 6/20 4:15 PM at South
3 spots open
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All-Levels Circus w/ Caroline
Thu 6/20 5:15 PM at South
1 spot open
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All Levels Trapeze and Lyra w/ Caroline
Fri 6/21 2:30 PM at South
6 spots open
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Past NOCA Performances

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Autumn Terror

Nov 4th, 5th, and 6th at NOCA South

Autumn Terror was a post-Halloween nightmare featuring a ghosts, zombies, demonns, ghouls, and a few cute black cats!

Directed By: Samantha Sander
Technical Director: Caroline Daniels
Head Rigger: Vianna Isbister
House Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Photography: Evan Lewis
Stage Crew: Samantha Sander, Vianna Isbister, Eva Alom, Rachel Broad
Choreography: Eva Alom, Vianna Isbister, Samantha Sander, Rachel Broad, Jen Kintner

Performers:

Tasha Adams
Brett Cook
Charles Hagy
Chyanne Gobble
Mindy Woodall
Sherri Lorraine
Mars Desjardins
Summer Ahmed
Travis Wolven
Raven Ramirez
Paige Gleason
Megan Blackwell
Leah Sanders
Gracia Tader
Sarah Summers
Laurel Guy
Katelynn Roberts
Kristen Lantz
Katie Anderson
Grace Feltis
Danielle Garland
Lea Karnes
Tiffany Kellogg
Ashley Browning
Sarah Myers
Erin Messmer
Azrael Rasnake
































Bugs in the Garden

April 8th and 9th, 2022 at NOCA South

Peer through the magnifying glass and see tiny wonders springing to life in a very big way! Dozens of bugs tumble and fly around in daring circus acts of strength and beauty for your viewing pleasure. How many creepy-crawly creatures do you recognize?

Directed By: Samantha Sander, Jen Kintner
Technical Director: Caroline Daniels
Rigging: Vianna Isbister, Craig Lewis
House Manager: Mikaela Lewis

Performers:

Sheila Reed
Devorah Daught
Grace Feltis
Mindy Woodall
Brett Cooke
Leigh Ann Livingston
Rosie Anderson
Caroline Daniels
Vianna Isbister
Chyanne Gobble
Leslie Ellinberg
Katelynn Roberts
Laurel Guy
Christina Ward
Samantha Sander
Ashley Browning
Rachel Broad
Jen Kintner
Eva Alom
Rebecca Steele
Katie Greene
Anna Humphrey
Faith Simmons
Charles Hagy
































Fire and Ice

July 16th and 17th, 2021 at The Mall at Johnson City, and NOCA South

This unique outdoor performance at The Mall of Johnson City was NOCA's first "drive-in circus"! It was followed by a similar show of the same name at NOCA South. If you know someone who perfomed in this show, ask them about it - there's a good story they can tell you!

Directed By: Craig Lewis
Producer: Sheila Reed
Stage Manager: Caroline Daniels
Head Rigger: Vianna Isbister
House Manager: Mikaela Lewis
Technical Director: Craig Lewis, Todd Hensley

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Flying and Thriving

April 2nd, 2021 at Online

During the COVID-19 pandemic, Flying and Thriving was NOCA's first online performance, presented over Zoom, with pay-what-you-want tickets!

Directed By: Craig Lewis

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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:

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
























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:

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
























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:

Abby Freeburn
Sam Harrod
Emma Wirick
Wil Rhew
Danielle Myers
Phil Clemmons
Kayla Eggleston
Stephanie Roberts
Caitlin Leavitt
Megan Bordwine
Rhianna Smith
Tasha Adams
Lauren Wirick
Erin Holmes
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:

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
























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:

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












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:

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











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