Stunning aerial performance, creative choreography and bespoke circus entertainment...
by Kirsty Mitchell, Wonderland series.
by Kirsty Mitchell, Wonderland series.
Katie provides world class aerial entertainment for live events, corporate entertainment, commercials, theatre and screen.
Please scroll down to see examples of the acrobatic aerial performances, stilt walking, circus choreography and movement consultancy work which Katie has undertaken in the last few months.
Links to blog posts.
Katie performed aerial silks and hoop on Loveart, and swivel harness on Heliosphere, with The Dream Engine.
Ambient hoop and silks act, stilt meet & greet for Kidney Research Gala.
Photo by Matt Crossick.
Synchronised silks act for a Christmas party at East Wintergarden, Canary Wharf. High Performance Rigging.
Katie joined Hikapee Theatre & Huldufugl to create a VR film about Icelandic folklore, as a sister project to their stage show, The Hidden People.
NEW - Covid safe private aerial lessons in my garden in Surbiton, on a 4.8m high rig, April to October.
Classes available in silks, hoop, rope and trapeze. Adults and children. DBS checked and insured.
During lockdown, Katie is continuing to train at home and to plan event entertainment for when we emerge the other side of Coronavirus.
She is also working with her family's VFX business, Invisible Arts, as a rotoscope artist.
'Stilts' short film by Dylan Holmes Williams. Part of Film4's Horror Season, FilmFear, Random Acts.
Greatest Showman silks performances with Serenity Performance & High Performance Productions at The Roundhouse. Photography by Scott Spock.
Silks explorations with Hikapee & Huldufugl theatre companies for the development of 'The Hidden People'.
Greatest Show Silks performance with Hugh Jackman to open the Brit Awards 2019 with Acrobat Productions.
Katie provided three aerialists for the opening of Boxpark Wembley. A mixture of ambient silks and hoop performances to live DJs, in black and white to match the Boxpark branding.
Mother Earth on stilts at Petersham Nurseries, Covent Garden, for a Winter Solstice Wedding.
Modelling on Aerial Hoop for photographer Vicki King's submission to Primary Paper magazine.
Midsummer Night's Dream Fairy silks for a rehearsal dinner at Hotel Du Cap Eden Rock, with Private Drama Events.
Spy themed aerial silks act created for the Save the Children Arbitration Ball - Mission Possible.
Sisters - Photoshoot by Rosie Hardwick, models Maddy & Katie Hardwick
Four girl synchronised Serenity Performance silks act at the Grand Opening of the DoubleTree by Hilton, Hull.
Alpine Nights Show at the RICOH Arena, with Area 51
Alice in Wonderland circus walkabout with Circus Suburbia
Doubles Hoop with Serenity Performance, Brighton Hilton Metropole.
Woldingham Gala with Charlie Bicknell at The Hurlingham Club
Batcrobatics and Blood From Above on Aerial Hoop at The Vaults
Las Muertas Lightwalkers on stilts in Paisley.
Ritual of Light silks performance for the Interiors House design event at The Worx Studios, London. With GS Live and Hoxton Lab.
Starfiz Aerial Sphere in Le Bouge Neon cabaret, Underbelly Festival, London's Southbank, Leicester Square Theatre and Seychelles.
Test Shoot with photographer Demis Lyall Wilson and makeup artist Shannon Fagan
Eve walkabout character for Masks and Basques - Lover's Revenge. Valentines masked ball on Raven's Ait Island.
Katie Hardwick is an international aerialist based in London, providing aerial acts for hire. She has London silks acts, hoop acts, stilt walking for hire and makes circus shows. Katie Hardwick is a choreographer of aerial shows for theatre, corporate events, gala dinners, site specific shows, shopping centres, indoor and outdoor venues. Katie trained as an acrobat and gymnast. Katie can provide themed circus acts such as cirque, 1920s, 1960s, ethereal, Bollywood, eastern, Kill Bill, Alice in Wonderland, Wizard of Oz / Dorothy, jazz, Moulin Rouge, Christmas and much more. Katie takes on commissions to create bespoke aerial circus shows for all events.
Flying trapeze slow motion capture for Science of Stupid, Discovery Channel.
The Dream Performance stilt butterflies in the Cirque Bijou main arena show at BBC Countryfile Live 2016, Blenheim Palace.
Queen of Hearts Stilt Walker for Riverside Walk Kingston at IYAF 2016
Ambient aerial hoop at the BBC Worldwide Showcase event in Liverpool, with Livestock Productions and singer Sewuese.
Champagne Pouring from Aerial Hoop with The Dream Performance in Brussels
Silks performance of Roxanne with Tango dancers and violinists - An Act Above with Private Drama
Viva Aerial Silks at the Chain of Hope Gala, Grosvenor House Hotel
World of Coco stilt walkers for Christmas Lights event
Guiness World Record Attempt - Silks for Mace International
We did it! See the video and World Record on the Guiness World Record website
Guiness World Record Holders for the Most People Performing Aerial Silks
Major Wonderland Exhibition in London from 6th May 2015
6th May - 13th June Mead Carney Gallery
Wonderland is the cover story for Blink magazine's issue #41
Wonderland Exhibition in the Sunday Telegraph
Wonderland Exhibition on London Live
Photo shoot for Les Enfants Terribles Alice's Adventures Underground - aerial modelling in a harness
King of Tiny Things R&D with Metta Theatre. Image by Richard Davenport.
Commission by the Wellcome Trust to illustrate Epigenetics through Aerial Circus, with Metta Theatre.
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