Alyssa Elson, from Vancouver, Canada, has been performing circus arts professionally since 2003 and teaching since 2005.

Helped by her love for travel, she has become an international artist and has taken her acts all over the world. In addition, Alyssa has had the opportunity to teach and regular circus related classes not only in Canada and the USA, but also in Australia and New Zealand. Having been trained by some of the top trainers in North America, Alyssa has been able to develop her skills as a contortionist, acrobat, aerialist, and dancer. She is a very passionate and upbeat instructor; and strives to make each class fun and exciting!