Ashley Sylvester (Sylvi) is a circus performer from Chicago. Ashley spent most of her life growing up in dance studios & theaters. She eventually found her passion and became a circus artist in the year of 2012.
Ashley is a graduate of the Actors Gymnasium's 2016 Professional Circus Training; majoring in Aerial Sling and minoring in Hula Hooping. She is a 200 hour Yoga Alliance certified instructor, as well as being certified in Yoga Sculpt, Barre, Pilates & Aerial Yoga Instructor. Her primary movement studies feature hula hoops, sling, lyra, silks, aerial yoga, yoga, dance, character acting and fire performing.
Sylvi currently owns and operates a Chicago based production company; Sylvi Circus Arts, producing shows as a solo & ensemble and has performed for clients as big as the NFL, Green Day and Linked In. She also belongs to other entertainment companies as a nationwide touring artist.
When not performing Ashley spends her time as the artistic director of her own studio in North Chicagoland called Chicago Aerial Arts. Circus is her life and she can not wait to share it with you!