Choosing the Right Hoop / Lyra for You

Choosing the Right Hoop / Lyra for You

Looking to get an aerial hoop (a.k.a. a lyra) for your aerial practice? There are different sizes to choose from and if you need some help picking the right size, use this as a guide… SIZE Aerial hoops, also known as lyras, are measured in inches by their...
How I Got Performance Ready in 2 Weeks!

How I Got Performance Ready in 2 Weeks!

A message from the editor: Everyone creates and works in different ways. Some performers may do best writing things down and planning while others might do best when they just go for it and improvise. This is how I found success in putting together a performance. . ....
Is My House Big Enough for a Portable Rig?!

Is My House Big Enough for a Portable Rig?!

Our latest post on our YouTube channel shows how you can set up your rig on your own, however, we HIGHLY recommend getting the help of at least one other person. Just because it CAN be done, doesn’t mean it SHOULD be done!  So can the Qizzup portable rig fit in...
Choreography is Like a Puzzle

Choreography is Like a Puzzle

A message from the editor: Everyone creates and works in different ways. Some performers may do best writing things down and planning while others might do best when they just go for it and improvise. This is how one of our former Fly Studios instructor/show...
Choosing the Right Silk & How to Care for It

Choosing the Right Silk & How to Care for It

MATERIAL If you are purchasing your silks elsewhere instead of on our QIZZUP SHOP, be sure you are getting low stretch silks made of denier tricot material. The width should be 108” to 120” to be sure it’s not too narrow that it hurts in wraps and not too big that...
How to Put a Silk on a Rescue 8

How to Put a Silk on a Rescue 8

For the most part aerialists just keep their silk rigged to their rescue 8, but once in a while we do need to wash our silks. Safety tip: while your silk is off the rescue 8 after washing (after to avoid being enclosed by potentially foul odors 🤢) be sure to do a...