About the Artist

Layla Maeve Tripod is a San Francisco based circus artist known for all things that spin and enchanting audiences locally and internationally. She stumbled upon an underground aerial performance in 2017 and has been falling head over heels for circus since. Layla’s extensive technical dance and circus training has given her an exclusive brand of boldness onstage, carving her out as one of the city’s best up and coming acts to watch. 


Layla began her circus love affair in San Francisco, has since followed her love of circus arts around the globe. She specializes in lyra, infineight and aerial loops, but is happy to do any apparatus that spins. She is also known to dabble in tissu, straps and contortion. Recognized for weaving her exquisite technique with distinctive movement quality, Layla Maeve is haunting to watch in the air and on the ground.