WORKSHOPS

We have some awesome workshops lined up for 2019! Come and do classes with some of your favourite Pole Artists and Athletes from all over the world and discover new styles, techniques and disciplines.

Workshops

Renowned Pole Artists from all over the world come to Polepeople to share their unique expertise and skill. We have already welcomed Anastastia Shukhtorova, Bendy Kate, Alex Shchukin, Sarah Scott, Mario Turco, Doris Arnold, Daphne Lux, Jazzy K, Mimi Midnight, Dan Rosen and Adam Lin to the studio and look forward to welcoming more talent soon. See who’s scheduled and come to the workshops to expand your pole practice and get inspired!

 

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ALEX SHCHUKIN, UKRAINE

Its such a pleasure to be welcoming Alex Shchukin back to the studio. A successful dancer and choreographer even before he started pole, Alex has created and inspired a huge amount of innovation and artistry in the pole industry. He has won 3 World Championship titles [IPSF, Mr Pole Dance World and APFC International] and has created the Alex Pole Camp ad Alex Pole Dance Championships. He’s an awesome teacher and his workshops are always full of exciting new moves and transitions.

'TRICKS AND COMBOS' with ALEX SHCHUKIN

In this workshop, Alex will be sharing some of his favourite spins, tricks and combos! Come and learn some of Alex’s awesome, unique moves and his techniques for keeping strength and gaining power in various handsprings, flips and breathtaking combos.

Recommended level: upper intermediate and above

£49.00

Sunday 13th October
2-3.30pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'POLE ARTISTRY' WITH ALEX SHCHUKIN

This workshop will include more of Alex’s unique pole tricks and spins, with a bigger emphasis on body movement and how to make the moves beautiful. The workshop will start with artful tricks, transitions and combos and will also include a routine which combines these moves and teaches you how to use your body, ignore the gravity and feel the music. 

Recommended level: upper intermediate and above

£49.00

Sunday 13th October
3.45-5.15pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

YOKO VELMA, TOKYO

Don’t miss this opportunity to learn a sensuous and powerful Choreo routine with Yoko. She’s won Pole Theatre Japan Professional Classique in 2017 and various Tokyo Pole Battle Sexy Category’s. She loves sharing her Exotic style with students and teaching new ways of flowing round the pole.

'EXOTIC CHOREO' WITH YOKO VELMA

Yoko is currently visiting the UK from Japan to perform in the Pro Category of Dance Filthy. Once again, she’ll be sharing powerful exotic moves and wild tricks in a sensuous, flowy, eye-catching routine. This choreo is suitable for beginners and above as variations will be given for more advanced tricks. 

Please bring heels, kneepads, and shorts as there will be tricks on the pole.

£30.00

Monday 21st October
7.15-8.30pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'BURLESQUE CONFIDENCE AND CHARACTER' with RUBY DESHABILLE

Learn the Art of the Tease with London’s top Burlesque Diva, Ruby Deshabillé. In this fun and informal 2 hour workshop, Ruby teaches you the transferable skills of showgirl confidence to aid in all walks of life, from simply walking into a meeting room to setting a theatre stage alight with sass!!

Please bring comfortable heels and an outfit you feel confident in. No nudity required!

£35.00

Sunday 27th October
3-5pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

Malwina GS, POLAND

Malwina GS has been training pole dance for 9 years and dancing all her life. She excels in all styles of pole and has won championships in Pole Art, Pole Sport and Exotic. Her achievements include Winner – Exotic Generation Italy 2019 , Winner – Pole Dance Show Exotic 2018, Winner – 3times European Pole Art Champion 2016-2018, Winner – Pole Art Experience 2018 and Winner – Pole Theatre Greece 2016 (drama). Not just an accomplished performer, she is also an experienced and dedicated teacher whose classes are always energetic and full of knowledge.

'EXOTIC TRICKS' WITH MALWINA GS

Come and learn some of Malwina’s signature Exotic Tricks! She will teach transitions, floor tricks, spins, and even somersaults that you can do in heels. You’ll also link them together into combos that will make your choreography eventful and dramatic. This is for intermediates and above as moves can be adapted according to level.

Please bring heels and knee-pads. 

£45.00

Sunday 10th November
1.30 - 3pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'RUSSIAN EXOTIC FLOW' WITH MALWINA GS

In this workshop, Malwina will teach a hot, energetic routine in the Russian Exotic style. You will learn some of her signature non-standard transitions and accents in dynamic choreography that joins dance and exotic tricks. This workshop is most suitable for people with some experience of Exotic Pole choreography.

Please bring heels and knee pads.

£45.00

Sunday 10th November
3.15 - 4.45pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

JUAN PALOCHINO, ARGENTINA

Juan is a former circus artist, chinese pole acrobat and pole dancer. He specialises in dynamic, powerful combos and strength work, focusing on a safe, detailed and step-by-step approach to help students of all levels reach their goals. His home town is now Madrid, and he travels around the world teaching workshops, competing and performing. Some of his titles include winner of Pole Theatre Latvia Comedy Pro (2019), winner of PSO Austria Entertainment level 5 (2019), finalist of Pole Theatre UK Comedy Pro (2019) and finalist of Pole Theatre Switzerland Drama Pro (2018).

'HANDSPRINGS' WITH JUAN PALOCHINO

This workshop focuses on everything around the handspring, whether you are working on getting your handspring or if you are already a handspring pro! If this trick feels elusive to you, Juan will safely teach you the technique that makes this move possible. And if you want to take your handsprings one level further, this workshop will help you improve your technique and give you loads of fun handspring variations and combinations. 
 

£45.00

Sunday 1st March, 2020
11am-12.30pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'DYNAMIC COMBOS' WITH JUAN PALOCHINO

In this workshop, you will learn powerful static spins, transitions and combos that will make you feel like a pole ninja!! 
 
Juan will teach quirky, new, interesting moves and combos and how to make them powerful and explosive.
 
This workshop is for intermediates and above.
 
 

£45.00

Sunday 1st March, 2020
12.45-2.15pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

POLE FICTION, MADRID

Teresa is a Spanish dancer and instructor based in Madrid. She has been dancing since she was 4 years old, and has a passion for all styles of movement. Since discovering pole dance in 2010, she has fallen in love with the fusion of all her dance styles with pole dance. She is best known for her Exotic Pole style, focusing on musicality, choreography and sexy tricks. She teaches regularly in Madrid, aside from travelling teaching workshops and competing internationally. Some of her most recent titles include winner of PSO Austria Low Flow & Floorwork level 5 (2019), Best Performance Exotic Moon Pro (2018), finalist of Pole Theatre Latvia Classique Pro (2019) and finalist of Pole Theatre France Art Pro and Switzerland Art Pro (2018).

'Exotic Tricks and Technique' with Pole Fiction

In this Workshop, you will learn a range of hot Exotic tricks, sequences and variations. As you learn how to mix the tricks with your low flow, Teresa will share the technique to dance fluidly in your heels, and the technical aspects of exotic dance on the pole and on the floor.
 
The focus is on being powerful at the same time as sensual, strong and sexy! 
 
Please bring kneepads!
 
 

£45.00

Sunday 1st March 2020
2.45-4.15pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'Exotic Flow' with Pole Fiction

Come to this workshop to learn a super sexy choreography with sassy moves, sensual transitions and delicious musicality.
 
Teresa will teach you how to make beautiful Exotic shapes as you flow through the routine and fell like a goddess. 
 
Please bring kneepads!

£45.00

Sunday 1st March 2020
4.30-6pm

Polepeople Studios, Templeton House, 33-34 Chiswell St, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required: