Nicolo Kehrwald began with dance, studying tap,ballet, modern and capoeira and he quickly took to the circus arts when he joined Do Jump! Extremely Physical Theatre in 2001. During his 12 years as a company member, he developed a high level of skill and versatility as he performed floor acrobatics, trapeze, hoop, straps, Chinese pole, and more. His passion for circus inspired him to study at circus schools around the globe – some recent highlights include returning to Montreal to train with Yury Bozyan, studying under Claude Victoria in France, and training with the amazing acrobats of Mongolia under Yanjinbileg and Bud Tumurbaatar. His first love is handbalancing and floor acrobatics yet he is well versed in aerial apparatus of all sorts. Nicolo is also the author of The Little Handbalancing Book and coaches handbalancing and act creation.