You don’t have to be a ballet dancer if you can do any form of yoga or yoga poses. However, it is definitely easier for a new teacher/student if you have some experience.
What is pole dancing?
Pole dancing is a dance where the dancers dance around an unmodified pole while holding on to each other. The dancers must be able to hold on to the pole while not having their hands outside the pole. This means that there is more energy and you can do bigger moves. They also have to have some balance and physical dexterity.
How do I learn pole dancing?
Pole dancing is one of those “ideal” dancing moves. It is not necessarily a choreographed dance. You can do this dance any place that you have some basic exercise equipment like a jump rope or a step/pedal/stretcher.
Do you teach pole dancing at the dance studio?
No, we don’t have any pole dancing studios in our studio. We usually work with teachers and families. Our classes are taught by people who have worked in pole music (musicians, pole dancers, dancers, and acrobats). Our classes are for people who are interested in taking pole dancing as an option and getting their feet wet by learning it.
Do you have a pole dancing class?
Yes. We will have a class on August 26th. You can also come to the studio for an after work dance night.
Should I choose a pole dancer or pole dance class?
In the beginning you will hear a lot of people saying “choose the right dancer.” I would recommend getting a lesson with every option. I find that people who are comfortable with being in front of the camera have a better sense of confidence going into their dance classes in the future.
What are some pole dance classes/classes about?
There are many types of pole dancing classes in New York. These include dance schools, beginner classes for people who don’t know how to dance yet, and private classes for those who can handle the pressure of teaching classes at a club.
Are there differences in classes between a pole dancing school and a dance studio?
The first things I look for when choosing a pole class is the quality of the pole and whether or not the person is physically fit. I always try to focus my classes (and my dancers) on people who can be in front of the camera. As they are learning to move