Night Owl Circus Arts



Beginning Ballet for Adults w/ Gem
Tomorrow 2 PM at South
6 spots open
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Intermediate Lyra Exploration w/ Vianna
Tomorrow 6:30 PM at South
4 spots open
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Beginner Lyra w/ Megan
Tomorrow 7:30 PM at South
1 spot open
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Contortion w/ Lindsey
Mon 3/4 11:30 AM at South
6 spots open
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Intermediate Fabric w/ Vianna
Mon 3/4 12:30 PM at South
4 spots open
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Intermediate/Advanced Performance
Mon 3/4 6:30 PM at South
6 spots open
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All-Levels Silks w/ Vianna
Mon 3/4 7:30 PM at South
5 spots open
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Beginner Aerial
Mon 3/4 8:30 PM at South
10 spots open
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Teen Series
Tue 3/5 4:30 PM at South
7 spots open
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Juggling w/ Craig
Tue 3/5 5:30 PM at South
10 spots open
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Lyra+ w/ Mindy
Tue 3/5 8:30 PM at South
4 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:

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
































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:

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

Performers:

































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:

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
























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
























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:

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

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
























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:

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












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:

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











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