Aerial Play Artist, Mara Neimanis

This story takes us to the Southern end of the Florida Keys where artist Mara Neimanis uses invented apparatuses to create unique aerial plays. Incorporating the circus arts with traditional theater, Neimanis pushes the boundaries of physical space to explore deeply personal stories. We met up with the artist during her residency at “The Studio of Key West” where she performed her latest play, “Naomi’s Flight.” To learn more about Neimanis’ work, log on to And for more events at the Studio of Key West, visit But don’t forget to visit for the ultimate in Florida Keys Arts and Culture