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

Our own Instructors offer Specialist Workshop Classes in everything from Ballet Pole Conditioning and Sensuous Pole to Intense Stretch, Doubles Pole and AcroSkills. We also regularly invite Internationally Renowned Pole Artists to join us and share their unique expertise and skill. We have already welcomed Bendy Kate, Alex Shchukin, Sarah Scott, Mario Turco, Doris Arnold, Daphne Lux, and Jazzy K to the studio and look forward to Dan Rosen, Adam Lin and Anastastia Shukhtorova joining us soon! Come to the workshops to expand your pole practice and get inspired.

see full Timetable of all classes

ADAM LIN, AUSTRALIA

Adam is an Australian pole champion who is known for his dynamic movement and fierce attitude! He represented Australia in the 2018 International pole Championships and won Mr pole Dance World in 2016 and Alex Shchukin’s competition in 2015. With a diverse dance background in hip hop, jazz funk, voguing, lyrical and contemporary, he has a very theatrical and creative style and loves sharing this unique style in his classes and workshops.

'EXTREME POLE' with ADAM LIN

Adam is well known for his high-intensity dynamic pole moves – and in this workshop, he will teach a range of powerful pole tricks and spins.

Let’s take pole to the extreme – this class is great for thrill-seekers!

Required level: Intermediate/Advanced. Students must be able to execute aerial shoulder mounts and be starting to work on Aerial Handsprings. Note: you don’t have to be able to do them yet!  

£40.00

Sunday 30th June, 2019
4.30-6pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'HEEL TRICKS AND CHOREO COMBOS' with ADAM LIN

Want to bring new attitude and fierceness to your pole repertoire?!

In this workshop Adam will be teaching the heel tricks and choreo combos that will bring more wow factor to your
pole practice.
 
Have fun and be challenged whilst learning to make those heel tricks exotic moves look effortless. 
 
Required level: Able to walk in heels like you were born with heels attached to your feet, fearless and ready to bang ( the floor)
 

£40.00

Sunday 30th June, 2019
6 .15-7.45pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

DAPHNE LUX, HONG KONG

She’s coming back! So for those who didn’t get a space on her workshops in April, here’s your chance :-) As usual she will be sharing her unique style and oozing sass, class, fluidity and sensuality. Her classes are a must for anyone who loves exotic pole…  It’s such a pleasure to welcome her back to Polepeople again.

'EXOTIC FLOW' WITH DAPHNE LUX

In Exotic Flow just like in Luxotic, Daphne will be teaching a routine in the Exotic Style, except in ‘Exotic Flow’ the tricks will be harder and require more pole experience. The routine will include knee kips, handstand transitions, fish flops, shoulder stands & much more, and modifications and progressions will be offered to those who need them. Come to add some new awesome exotic moves to your pole repertoire!

Suitable for intermediate/advanced levels – must be able to hold a solid handstand against a wall/pole.

£38.00

3.15 - 4.15pm
Sunday 7th July, 2019

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'EXOTIC TRICK COMBOS' with DAPHNE LUX

Add some new moves to your pole repertoire! Come and learn some of Daphne’s exotic trick combo’s – floor and pole. The tricks taught will be adapted according to your level and modifications and progressions will be offered to those who need it. The class will include knee kips, handstand transitions with the pole, fish flops, shoulder stands & much more. 

Suitable for intermediate/advanced levels.

£38.00

Sunday 7th July, 2019
4.30-5.45pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'LUXOTIC' with DAPHNE LUX

In Luxotic, Daphne will teach an exotic pole routine which incorporates the fundamentals of the Exotic Style. The focus will be on flowing around the pole and how to react to the music. You’ll work on fluidity and control whilst dancing, with a mixture of pole work and floor work. Come to be inspired by Daphne’s strong and sensual exotic style.

Suitable for Beginners and above

£38.00

Sunday 7th July, 2019
6-7pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

DORIS ARNOLD, PARIS

We’re excited to welcome the legendary Doris Arnold back to the studio in July! Doris is renowned internationally for her unique style mixing strength, fluidity and sensuality. She has won the 2013 French Pole Dance championship, and became European championship runner-up, got titled multiple times in international competitions and was a finalist in the 2014 world pole dance championship. Her goal is to offer a new vision of sport and the art of movement in which effort is used to develop well-being and self-confidence. Come and get inspired by her passion for the erotic arts, and her ability to combine fun, s*x-appeal and confidence.

'EXOTIC CHOREO' WITH DORIS ARNOLD

This is an Exotic Choreography workshop, where Doris will share her own
sensual, fluid and hypnotising style. You will learn an amazingly sensual
routine which combines Doris’s signature pole tricks, spins and combos with
her unique flow around the pole. Come and learn some of her secrets. Heels
and knee pads very much encouraged.

Level: Intermediate and above.

£50.00

Sunday 7th July, 2019
7.15-8.45pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

MIMI MIDNIGHT, USA

Mimi is a pole dancer from San Francisco, USA specialising in exotic pole. Over the years, she has built up a vault of knowledge about
flexibility, body awareness, technique, and expression that she love’s to share with students all over the world. Her most recent notable awards include 1st ‘Exotic generation Italy’ Flow 2019 and 1st ‘PSO Golden Gate Pole Championships’ Low flow/Floorwork 2019. She also came 2nd ‘PSO Northwest’ Exotic 2018 and 2nd ‘Pole Theatre USA’ Classique’ in 2017. 

'DOWN LOW' with Mimi Midnight

This workshop is all about grounded Exotic Tricks that use the lower half of the pole. The workshop will start with exercises to increase your end range
mobility and active flexibility. Mimi will then teach the mechanics of her favourite tricks and sequences and how to link them together.

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

£38.00

Saturday 13th July
5-6.30pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'EXOTIC CHOREOGRAPHY AND BEYOND...' with Mimi Midnight

In this workshop Mimi will be teaching a fierce choreo routine which includes some of her signature exotic tricks. This workshop
will help you grow as a dancer beyond just learning choreo. It will cover the learning choreography, and then what to do with that choreography. Think accents, extension, character, and style!

Level: Intermediate to Advanced

£38.00

Saturday 13th July
6.45-8.15pm

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

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

ANASTASTIA KUKHTOROVA, MOSCOW

Anastastia is one of the most famous Pole Artists in the world with over 265k followers on Instagram. Born in Russia, it’s in Moscow that she first discovered pole and began her training. 

She started pole dancing at 18 without any prior experience – no sport and no dance background!! She has since trained in pole, aerial silks, ballet, gymnastics, trapeze, contortion and much more and has shown the world that it is possible to manifest goals and dreams if you believe in yourself, even if you have little to no experience. Anastasia continues to travel the world, inspiring people to believe in themselves.

'ANASTASTIA'S FAVOURITES' with ANASTASIA SKUKHTOROVA

In this workshop Anastasia will share the technique and tricks for performing her favorite intermediate moves. Learn how to make some of her beautiful shapes on the pole and the combos and transitions that go with them.

Anastasia will take requests, so email us to let us know if there are particular moves of hers you’d like to learn.

Suitable for Intermediates and above.

£55.00

Saturday 31st August, 2019
3 - 4.15 pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required:

'POLE FLOW' with ANASTASIA SKUKHTOROVA

In this ‘Pole Flow’ workshop, Anastastia will share a beautiful routine in her signature lyrical exotic style. Anastastia will teach you how to flow effortlessly around the pole and share some of her unique transitions, tricks and spins.

Please bring knee pads and socks

Level: Intermediates and above

£55.00

Saturday 31st August, 2019
4.30-5.45pm

Polepeople Studios, 33-34 Chiswell Street, EC1Y 4SF

GEAR REQUIREMENTS

The following items are required: