Int/Adv Aerial Silks Retreat

Skills, Rope, & Performance

Puerto Escondido, Mexico
Limited to 10 participants

Intermediate/Advanced Aerial Silks Retreat
w guest teacher Jenn Bruyer
December 1-8, 2018
SOLD OUT!

Aerial Escapades
Intermediate/Advanced 
Aerial Silks Retreat
w guest teacher Sarah Bebe Holmes of Paper Doll Militia
March 1-8, 2019

Register here.

a WEEK in PARADISE  at this Aerial Silks Retreat with new friends, the beach, delicious, fresh, local food, and loads of Aerial Silks and Rope.

Aerial Silks Retreat is for aerial students at the intermediate/advanced level of aerial training.   Daily classes will be focused on technique/skills, choreography, performance skills, and stretching.  We will teach skills and technique stressing how to use the body most efficiently, and how to train in a way that gives you the results you want.   We will get juicy and flexible, and do some handstands too!  It will be super fun!

This Aerial Silks Retreat will have 2 daily classes – Morning class will be aerial skills and stretching with focus on how to use your body most efficiently.  Afternoon classes will be sequencing, choreography and creative performance skills.   The rest of our time can be spent eating amazing, healthy food, swimming in the warm ocean, reading in hammocks, and breathing the tropical air.  There will be time to explore local markets and beaches as well as the local night life.  At the end of the week, we will have a performance / party for everyone to celebrate.

Intermediate/Advanced Level WELCOME!

Aerial students at the intermediate/advanced levels are welcome on this Aerial Silks Retreat.  Minimum 2 years of regular training is required.  You also have the desire to move, play, breathe, feel, stretch, and express.  This is where you are invited to shine and be yourself!

Aerial Silks Retreat

Our teachers are masters of the silks!  They will give you the challenges that you want and need.  This retreat is limited to 10 participants, so sign up now.


Sign up here.

Sample of daily schedule  

(choose as many or few classes/activities as you like)
8-9:30am  Coffee, Tea and Breakfast
9:30am-12pm   Silks & Rope Technique, Skills, and Stretching
12:30pm   Lunch
1-3:30pm  Pool-time, lounging, tanning, relaxing
4-6pm  Sequencing, Choreography, and Performance Skills
6-7pm  Beach Play and Sunset
7pm Dinner
8-10pm  Evening Activities

In the afternoons, we will take you to a few of our favorite beaches for swimming, snorkeling surfing, and releasing baby turtles into the sea!

Delicious and Healthy Meals

Breakfast, lunch, and dinner is included on most days of the retreat.  The food will be grounding,  nourishing and amazing!  Our meal master, “Skillet,” presents simple, healthy and delicious meals made with fresh, local ingredients.  Most meals include eggs, chicken and/or fish, and vegetarian/vegan options are always available.   We can accommodate most special dietary needs.

After dinner we will offer evening activities from partner massage and sharing to an optional adventure to the Phosphorescence Lagoon.  There are also plenty of local night markets and discos for you night owls.

Sign up here.

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Accommodations   

Aerial Silks Retreat will be held at the Monkey House community complex a short walk from the beach.  In addition to clean and safe accommodations, there is a swimming pool, an ocean view palapa practice space, the Monkey House Gym for aerial & acrobatics training, lots of grass and hammocks for relaxing between classes, and our Monkey House Kitchen and hang out space.  It is awesome!  Click here for details about the rooms.

Just outside our living/training complex there are cafes, shops, and local markets to explore.  The neighborhood, called La Punta, is small, quiet, and full of friendly people.  Surf lessons are available in La Punta.  Just a mile down the beach is Playa Zicatela where you can find bars, restaurants, discos, nightlife, and plenty of surf shops to buy Mexican trinkets, beach garb, and anything else you might need.  Puerto Escondido is a safe and welcoming town.  For information about weather in Puerto Escondido, click here.

For information about booking your travel to Puerto Escondido, click here.

We want to make it easy for YOU to be a part of this amazing experience.  Therefore the cost of this Aerial Silks retreat is low.  We have limited space, so sign up now!

Aerial Silks Retreat

Classes may include:
Aerial Silks and Rope Skills & Technique
Stretching/Flexibility
Sequencing/ Choreography
Performance Skills
Handstands
Injury Prevention
Partner Massage
Nutrition

Space is limited, so sign up now!  See Below!


December 1-8, 2018
About our coach, Jenn Bruyer
Jenn has been immersed in aerial arts since 2008. She is driven by her focus on fabric (silks) and sling (hammock) but also enjoys exploring cord lisse, cloud swing, trapeze, lyra, net and rope & harness. She has coached, choreographed and performed across the US from New York to Alaska. And has recently resettled in Seattle, WA after completing a 5 month 25 city workshop tour.
As an Aerial Coach, she seeks to provide the highest quality progressive instruction to aerialists of all abilities from novice to professional performer. Her mission as a human is to cultivate a warm, non-judgmental learning environment that fosters community, to build personal physical and emotional strength within the individuals who participate in this environment and methodically construct a vehicle by which to create art.  Check out Jenn’s website here and instagram page here. 
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Kerri Kresinski will be assisting Jenn on this retreat.
Kerri Kresinski, aerial silks master teacher and performer, has been performing and teaching acrobatics, yoga, dance, and aerial arts for over 15 years throughout the world. Her life’s work, as an artist and a leader, has been to develop and deepen her study of the body—physically, emotionally and spiritually.  She has learned that anything is possible with patience, discipline and a positive attitude.  Kerri expresses her passion and spirit through movement, and feels that the body is the gateway to the higher powers for healing, transformation and expression.  She is truly a unique performer, engaging, thrilling, and moving audiences with her skills, style, and heart. She is a co-founder of Sweet Can Circus and the founder/director of Sweet Retreats.  She loves to help people reach beyond their perceived limits and strive for new heights. “Believe in yourself, and live BIG.”   Read more about Kerri here.  Click here for her youtube page where you can find her performance videos and aerial instructional videos.
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Rates for Aerial Silks Retreat
Click here for descriptions of each room.

Rates are listed in USD.
The following early bird rates will increase by $300 after December 1, 2018.

Franco 1
–  Double Occupancy  $1800  

Franco 2
–  Single Occupancy w private bathroom   $2100

Franco 3
–  Single Occupancy w shared bathroom $2000

Franco 4  
–  Tiny room w floor mattress and shared bathroom  $1700

Cabana 3
–  Double/Triple Occupancy  $1800

Cabana 4
–  Double Occupancy  $1800

Cabana 5
–  Single Occupancy w private bathroom   $2100

Rates refer to cost of one person’s tuition.
Couples/SO’s are welcome at an additional price.

Prices for Aerial Silks Retreat include:

  • Accommodations for the duration of the retreat
  • Daily meals – breakfast, lunch, dinner, & snacks/smoothies!*
  • Travel between Puerto Escondido Airport and our accommodations*
  • 2 Daily classes (4-5 hours total/day)
  • Evening Activities
  • 24 hour use of Swimming Pool, wi-fi, and Community Space
  • End of the week Party / Performance 

Sign up NOW!


How to Register for Aerial Silks Retreat March 1-8, 2019

Note: Our December Retreat is SOLD OUT.  Click here to register for Int/Adv Aerial Silks/Rope Retreat with Sarah Bebe Holmes on March 1-8, 2019.


Looking for a discount?


Questions?  Email us at SweetRetreatsDR@gmail.com.
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*Food service begins with lunch on Dec 1, and ends with breakfast on Dec 8.  The food is amazing!
** Your taxi to/from the PXM airport is included if you arrive/depart on designated days.    Click here for info about getting to Puerto Escondido.

Cancellation Policy:
No Refunds.  No exceptions.
Cancel more than 60 days before 1st day of retreat:  60% of your payment can transfer toward a future Sweet Retreat.
Cancel  30-60 days before the 1st day of retreat:  40% of your payment can transfer toward a future Sweet Retreat.
Cancel up to 30 days before the 1st day of the retreat:  20% of your payment can transfer toward a future Sweet Retreat.
Deposits are non-refundable and non-transferrable.