February 9, 2017

When I started performing as a hoop dancer and circus performer I had no idea what to expect. Starting as a beginner with no prior stage experience was intimidating. Over the years (through constant ups and downs) I've learned what to expect as soon as I walk through t...

December 13, 2016

Hey Hoopers and gonna' be Bendy Babes (boys and girls!).

Do the words "I'm not flexible" or "I'll never be flexible" ring a bell?  

They do for me.

Despite what you've been told, or may have been telling yourself, being flexible is accessible to any one of us th...

November 15, 2016

Hey Hoopers and Hoop Performers!

Having a healthy support group in your life can make all the difference in your performance, brand and business.

However, allowing yourself to feel the love (all the love) from your community, friends and family can have it's difficulties...

August 29, 2016

Hey Hula Hoopers and Hoop Performers! Recently I've been asked by hoopers for advice on creating and performing a successful hoop show. I think it's great so many of us hoopers are this enthusiastic to share our hoop love with the world. So I've created a list of sugge...

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“The creative adult is the child who has survived.”

― Ursula K. Le Guin

May 26, 2016

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I"'m Kate Ryan, circus artist, avid writer and child at heart. I believe child's play is essential to living a healthy and happy life. Using this ideology I've inspired hundreds of "kids at heart" to get moving, grooving and visit the child dreams! No matter how crazy they may seem!"

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