Aayla has had a lifetime of love for dance, movement and artistic design. As a child and young adult she studied ballet, jazz and modern dance at Oregon Ballet Theater, Claudette Walker School of Dance, and at Clark College. Since then, Aayla has had a range of experience and education that inspire her elegant and dynamic stage presence. Further university studies led her deeper into fine arts, movement psychology and yoga. Her primary forms of artistic expression are aerial hammock, burlesque and costume design. Aayla’s performances are characterized by lush detailed costumes, powerful movement and a magnetic energy that captures the audience’s attention. You will recognize Aayla on stage by her tough edge, stunning sensuality and sense of playfulness.