Meet The Fire-fly Retailers
Fire-fly came from creative and passionate people so we look for the same when approving a retailer. Not only are they a creative bunch but they are as passionate about Fire-fly as we are. You will find working with them just as amazing as coming to us directly.
Fire-fly Authorized Aerial Dance Retailers
Aerial Lyra and Silks Dance Retailer
Payton is a Calgary based performer, teacher, and producer with a passion for movement. She has been dancing for 17 years in various styles including jazz, tap, ballet, lyrical, pointe, acrobatics, pole, aerial hoop, and silks. Teaching and training through Strut Fitness and Dance With France, she loves combining classical and aerial dance to create interesting pieces and productions and is very excited to be joining the Fire-Fly Inc.’s retail team as their products have helped her perform aerial acts in various spaces with ease.
M: (403) 402-5080
Champions Dance & Cheer
Dance Studio Retailer
Champions Dance and Cheerleading is a place where students of all ages and diversities can learn to dance, cheerlead and perform. Our goal is to create a positive and supportive environment for all of our students. We focus on building the necessary skills to develop healthy bodies and habits in every athlete that walks through our doors. We strive to nurture and develop talent, skills, and abilities of all of our students/athletes while celebrating their achievements and milestones. We strive to inspire a love and appreciation of all styles of dance and cheerleading. We are committed to providing a safe and positive environment in which all students can feel empowered, challenged, and leave feeling like a Champion.
Aerial Dance Instructor & Performer
Erin Czypionka is a Mount Royal University student in the Bachelor of Child Studies with the Major of Early Learning. While being a competitive dancer all her life she has continued her love of dance through teaching at Champions Dance and Cheerleading in South Calgary. Erin has completed her grades 1 to 6 Aerial Dance Teacher Training via Spectacle Blue, including Trapeze, Silks, and Lyra. Further, she is certified as a Zumbini Dance Educator. Lastly, she is a member of the Outlaw Country Dance team who performs annually at Big Valley Jamboree, The Calgary Stampede, and Country Thunder. Erin is thrilled to be apart of the Fire-fly team and is available to hire for champagne pouring and various aerial dance performances throughout Calgary.
Fire-fly Authorized Alternative Arts Retailers
Piercing (Body) Suspension Retailer
Doug comes from Swan Hills, Alberta, and has been interested in body modification for as long as he can remember. He is proud to have trained under PiercerDan from Calgary based body mod shop, Heros & Villians Tattoo and Piercing. Doug is an accomplished piercer with years of experience, with only a small handful of piercings Doug doesn't do. Doug is an expert suspension practitioner as well, having attended training conventions since 2009 and is the head of the Permafrost Suspension Crew. Permafrost is a Calgary based group that does piercing suspensions for the public in a professional and knowledgeable environment.
After talking to Doug for a short time you become aware that Doug is all about education and the passion he has for his art. Fire-fly supports with open arms everyone with an alternative art style.