SkyFire Arts Blog

SkyFire Arts Academy

Our Academy classes teach the Art of Flow as it relates to movement arts, like fire dancing, and to our every day lives. Facilitator, Michael Ravenwood, pulls from his many fields of study including meditation, movement, psychology, and quantum physics to explore how discoveries in these fields can inform how we find balance and joy.

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Throwing lightning promotes sustainability?

I received a question recently on social media asking about how our art is supposed to promote ecological sustainability. After responding, I thought I should add my post to our website so I can refer people to it when they ask this very reasonable question in future: “That’s a great question, and I can only

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SkyFire Arts Mission Video

We are really excited to have this video available now as it really communicates what is at the heart of our company. Enjoy!

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Firewalking: a Journey of Transformation & Self Discovery

I’m ECSTATIC to report that I’ve had the most incredible, transformative experience of my life and am wanting to share some of the highlights with you! I recently graduated from a Firewalking Instructor Training (aka FIT), where I received my official certification from Master Firewalking Instructors Kevin Axtell & Tolly Burkan. Tolly is Kevin’s mentor

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SkyFire Arts at YOUtopia 2017

Michael Ravenwood facilitated a workshop and performed at this year’s YOUtopia gathering in San Diego. His workshop, Elemental Flow, covered the basics of wielding an instrument for the pleasure of dance and the art of performance. In addition to the fundamental concepts of body movement & object manipulation, it offered participants an introduction to the

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SkyFire Arts at Pyrotrainia 2017

SkyFire Arts Director, Michael Ravenwood, in addition to teaching several Flowshops,  shared his inspiring story of a sudden, unexpected awakening experience. In this video he shares the moment of his rebirth and how the perspective its given him would completely transform the modern world. He tells of how, through a remarkable “coincidence”, he came to

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SkyFire Arts at Maxim Halloween

The SkyFire Arts Team electrified this year’s Maxim Halloween at LA Center Studios! As part of the party’s alien invasion scene, our lightning performers threw 10ft arcs of electricity amidst crashed flaming vehicles and with video projections of space crafts soaring through the air.  

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SkyFireArts in Miami NYE 2016

Highlights from our New Year’s Eve show in Miami on a rooftop 50 stories tall… Talk about soaring to new heights!

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Michael Ravenwood @ The Community Speaker Series

In this video, Michael Ravenwood shares the story of SkyFire Arts inception and some personal experiences which define his life and the vision behind our company.

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SkyFire Arts at 5tardium in Korea

Michael Ravenwood lights a fire-sword with one million volts of electricity to initiate the performance which served as the peak of the festival. Standing atop a 9 foot platform and completely surrounded by 25,000 audience members, he hurls 10 foot arcs of electricity to the beats of electronica… and the crowd goes wild!   5tardium created

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