Melanie Peyton-Smith – Aerial

Melanie Peyton-Smith has had over 15 years experience in performing a variety of skills.

She began with dance and acrobatics, which provided a solid background to move onto other skills such as the aerial ring, silks, trapeze, stilt walking and stunts.

Her talent has been utilized in many live shows including ‘Inneurve’ and ‘Hidden Palace’ at Conrad Jupiter’s Casino, numerous dance and illusion shows in Indonesia, while also accumulating such film credits as lead acrobatic stunt double for Carrie-Anne Moss in ‘The Matrix 2 and 3’, Narnia 3 and Superman Returns. TV shows include Farscape and McLeods Daughters

She now divides her time between stunts and aerial acts proving what a great asset her versatility as a performer really is. Melanie has performed around the globe in aerial and dance productions, with countries including, Hong Kong, China, Singapore, Indonesia, New Zealand, Czech Republic, Papua New Guinea and India just to name a few.

Most recently Melanie performed aerial in 2 internationally acclaimed stage shows, Solaria at Jupiters Casino and Aqua Voyage at Ocean Park in Hong Kong, with both shows produced by Aerial Angels Show division. Melanie is currently  performing aerial and stunt riding in the Australian Outback Spectacular Show at Warner Bros Movie World.