20 Aug 2022

San Francisco Aerial Arts Festival

Final Image: Veronica Blair, Photo by Austin Forbord
Graphic Design by Charlie Formenty
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See performances by leading and emerging aerial artists from the Bay Area and beyond!


August 19 to 21, 2022

Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture 

2 Marina Boulevard (at Buchanan Street),

San Francisco, CA

August 21, 2022

New Experiments at CounterPulse

80 Turk Street, San Francisco, CA


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Day 1 of the 2022 San Francisco Aerial Arts Festival was an overwhelming success!  Thank you to everyone who joined us for an amazing opening night at the beautiful Fort Mason Center for Arts & Culture. 

Tickets are still available for today's dynamic performances, featuring:

Youth Revelry Matinee

Cowell Theater, 12:00 PM

Robert Moses' KIN Aerial Premiere

Festival Pavilion, 3:00 PM

RESURGE Group Performance

Cowell Theater, 8:00 PM

Featuring a special short film screening of Love, a state of grace

Before RESURGE at 7:00 PM

TODAY'S Short Film Screenings and Artist Talk Backs

Join us for today's Panel Discussion and Artist Talk Back!

Saturday 8/20 Festival Pavilion Panel Discussion:

Body Sovereignty for BIPOC in Circus & Aerial Artists

Saturday 8/20 RESURGE Artist Talk Back:

RESURGE Aerial Artists

** All post-show events are free for performance ticket holders

The RESURGE performance now includes special screenings of two short films:

Love, a state of grace

A new film by Bryan Gibel and Joanna Haigood capturing Zaccho Dance Theatre’s remarkable 2022 performance at Grace Cathedral. 

This is an optional free, pre-show screening at 7:00pm for all RESURGE ticket holders.

The Routes of Vertical Dance: Moon and the Movement

A film by Italian choreographer Wanda Moretti.