Tag Archives: Hooper

SpinJoy | Caitlyn Woods – Artist Profile

Step outside the box. Dance inside the circle. Caitlyn is a Sydney based professional hoop dance performer, instructor, hoop maker and co-host of the SpinJoy HooperCast podcast. Her mission is to use hula hoop dance as the catalyst to empower women to connect with their bodies in a joyful and positive way. She’s super passionate […]

Zachary Lambert | ZachhAttackk – Artist Profile

The hooping community is made great by the compassion, creativity and kindness of all its members. My name is Zach and I’ve been spinning props since the spring of 2014. Although I’ve played with other props, my first love and favorite prop will always be the hoop. This prop speaks to my emotions unlike any […]

Leena Park | Leen Illusions – Artist Profile

~~ If you’re following your soul, then you’re doin’ it right ~~ Movement artist & instructor from the Midwest, Leena possesses a wide array of skills including but not limited to hula hooping, fire manipulation, and Acroyoga. Coming from a dance and cheerleading background, she began hula hooping in 2014. Shortly after picking up a […]

Taylor Flows | Taylor Duffrin – Artist Profile

“And, when you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.” – Paulo Coelho Taylor Flows, aka Taylor Duffrin, is a specialty performance flow artist based in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. Her love of hooping blossomed in March of 2014 where Taylor was scrolling on Youtube and witnessed the first hooping video she […]

Twisted Orbit – Bags & Valentina Orbit – Artist Profile

We are a dynamic fusion of cutting edge circus, dance, physical theatre and comedy. All the toys, all the ways, always! Valentina: This versatile, vivacious, vaudevillian vixen, Valentina dazzles audiences around the world with her unique vision of circus dance fusion. Sharing her magic in both performance and workshops is her passion and drive. Valentina […]

Cena Stardust | Celina Anderson – Artist Profile

Cena Stardust is currently visiting our planet from the 5th dimension to spread messages of love, silk fan mysticism, and funk! Cena Stardust, the brainchild of Celina Anderson, is a Southern California based Performance Artist who specializes in multi-medium dance mysticism. Cena’s journey into radical self-expression lead her to the path of movement meditation. What […]

MissHoopdidoo | Amanda Lee – Artist Profile

Amanda is a Southern California based flow artist with a love of performing, choreographing and organizing events within the community. Her prop of choice is and will always be a hula hoop, but she also enjoys silk fans, fire fans and is now beginning to take Lyra classes with the hopes of one day performing […]

Marika Sila | The Hoop Ninja – Artist Profile

“You’re allowed to be both a Masterpiece and a work of art.” Marika Sila, also known by the stage name ‘The Hoop Ninja’ is an Inuit hula hoop dancer, born in Yellowknife and raised in Canmore, AB Canada. Marika has performed for festivals and events around the world but mostly enjoys working in schools-teaching youth- […]

Caikachu | Casey Gottlieb – Artist Profile

My name is Casey Gottlieb. I was born in Los Angeles, CA and currently reside in Appleton, WI. I’m a hooper, a business-man, and a ‘metalhead’ all wrapped into one. I enjoy the little things in life – like coffee, sunshine & sarcasm. My hobbies include binge-watching nature documentaries, crafting pointless nicknacks, and being over-the-top. […]

Amy Greenley | Amy Inspiral – Artist Profile

My name is Amy Greenley, people in the Flow community may know me as Amy Inspiral. I am 22 years old, born and raised in St. Louis Missouri. Ever since I can remember I have always had an active life style. I was very adventurous and always wanted to do things that were out of […]

Katie Rose | Flowbot – Artist Profile

Katie was first mesmerized by hoop performers at Summercamp Music Festival 2014. She purchased her own shortly after, and quickly became consumed by the hobby. She realized after some time, though, that hooping could shape her life. That it could be more than a hobby, and more than a career, but something that leads her […]

Alice Firelily – Artist Profile

Hoop Ninja WarriorBe open. Be loving. Be kind. And always keep hooping! With a lifetime of dance and movement arts, Alice brings a diverse palette of skills and techniques! Her background ranges from classical ballet and modern dance to gymnastics, parkour and national level martial arts. She has taught workshops and performed at numerous festivals […]

Ali Padiak | AliHoopMama – Artist Profile

Ali first discovered hoop dance when she was 18 attending her first music festival. Since then, Ali has dedicated every moment to hoop dance & circus arts in improving her balance, meditation, rhythm, physical boundaries and bringing out her spiritual being. With no background in any dance or gymnastics, completely self taught, she has broadened […]