On this episode of the Live Like An Acrobat Podcast, host Shenea Stiletto interviews womenpreneur & aerialist Summer Lacy who specializes in Aerial Chains, Lyra, Dance Trapeze and Silks. Summer expresses her mission statement through her art: “Stand up, stand out, and create something beautiful.” Summer Lacy is also a resident instructor at Circus Warehouse, and went viral as a contestant on America’s Got Talent where judge Howie Mandel described her as “Both dangerous & very original.”
Shenea Stiletto (Shenea Booth) is a two-time World Champion Gold Medalist in Acrobatic gymnastics, a USA Gymnastics Hall of Fame Member, and World Acrobatic Society Inductee. Her career includes a decade of collaborations with Cirque Du Soleil including the coveted hand balancing role as "The Promise" in Varekai, becoming the first-ever African American female soloist to play a lead character in a Cirque Du Soleil production. Shenea was also a finalist on America’s Got Talent and has continued to be a featured artist with prominent circus entertainment companies worldwide.