Renee Kent is a vertical aerial arts instructor. She is the owner/CEO of Rhode Island Circus Space in Warwick, RI. She is a certified personal trainer (NASM) and aerial arts instructor (Gainseville Circus Center). Renee has taught aerial arts to adult and youth students since 2017. With a keen focus on the specific strength, flexibility, and endurance needs of aerialists, she strives to help students become well rounded athletes and performers. To her the best aerial performances are when simple skills are cleanly executed and the performer is confident and able to connect to the music and with the audience.Personally, Renee’s main circus discipline is aerial fabric. She also likes to explore movement on dance trapeze & lyra as well as basing in partner acrobatics. She continually looks for new things to learn and enjoys taking pole classes and occasionally trying to spin on her cyr wheel.