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Who We Are

Based out of Mississauga, Ontario Canada, A2D2 ~Aerial Dance Cirque Co. offers a customized entertainment service dedicated to the creation of unique entertainment solutions for each individual client. A2D2 executes over 150 events annually for corporate clients, committees, and private individuals alike. With an enviable safety record, A2D2 has developed a stellar reputation for excellent customer service and flawless execution. Providing an extraordinary customer experience is the goal – from beginning to end!

With a commitment to raising industry standards, A2D2’s high-end service leaves clients in awe time and time again. A2D2 services include high flying aerial acts, breathtaking floor shows, Juno-Award winning musical entertainment, laugh-out-loud dinner theatre shows as well as full-length productions.

Turning ordinary events into extraordinary experiences is what A2D2 does best! A2D2 is a proud member of the International Live Events Association (ILEA) Toronto Chapter and WINNER of the 14th annual Star Award for “Entertainer of the Year” and 15th annual Star Award WINNER of ‘Best Entertainment Production’ recognized by the Canadian Special Events Industry Awards. The Founders combined hold various industry certifications including the Wedding Planners Institute of Canada (WPICC) designation, well as the Certified Special Events Professional (CSEP) designation, just to name a few.

Meet our Founders, Julie, Elisa and Samantha – sisters extraordinaire!

Meet the Team

Samantha McDonald

Co-owner, Director, choreographer extraordinaire, organizer, and Cirque Centre facilitator.

Elisa Kovacic

Co-owner, Director, visionary, and lover of all things circus.

Julie Danaylov

Event specialist, visionary event designer.

Katherine Jankul
Fitness Instructor

Prima ballerina and professional butt kicker as she leads our Bootcamp series.

Jennifer Organ
Aerial Instructor

Circus artist, theater superstar, trapeze coach and choreographer that absolutely lights up the room!

Ariana Shaw
Aerial Instructor

Aerial master and powerhouse coach of our ITP and Aerial programs.

Rebecca Janzen
Circus (Aerial and Ground) Instructor

Dancer, circus artist, and lead coach for our children’s programming.

Giovanna Gatto
Circus (Aerial and Ground) Instructor

Aerial rockstar and advanced level coach for all high flying apparatuses!

Laura Griffen
Aerial Instructor

Powerhouse instructor for both recreational and advanced level students!

Elisa Aloise
Circus Instructor

With a background in POLE fitness Elisa knows how to work your core for aerial and acrobatics.