We are Body & Pole

About the Studio

Learn. Create. Transform. Shift your perspective, and push your limits: Come take class at Body & Pole, and turn your world upside down!

Our facility features five studios, exclusive retail and merchandise, and hundreds of classes in pole, fabric, hoop, flexibility, and cross-training. With over 10,000 square feet of Dance Poles, Aerial Fabric, Aerial Hoop, and lounge space, Body & Pole is the largest Pole and Aerial Dance Fitness studio in New York City, offering the experience of intimate classes with our world-renowned instructors. We work to support and empower the aerial dance community by fostering a safe, welcoming, and creative space for artists, athletes, and fitness enthusiasts—both new and advanced—to explore, train, and grow.

At Body & Pole, we offer over 200 weekly classes that you will not find anywhere else:

  • Pole
  • Pole’Ography
  • Pole Fluidity
  • Pole Power
  • Finding Your Freestyle
  • Aerial Hoop
  • Spinny Pole
  • Aerial Fabric
  • Hammock Fluidity
  • Aerial Contortion
  • CoreAerial
  • Flexibility Training
  • INVERTable
  • Liquid Motion
  • Ring Thing®
  • Fly Kids
  • Special Workshops
  • So much more!

Tour the Studio

Take a closer look at our three floor, 10,000-square-foot facility in the heart of Chelsea, New York City. Our pole and aerial students get intimate, hands-on classes with safety as our number one priority. Our cross-training and flexibility classes supplement your aerial journey by expanding on your strength, flexibility, vocabulary, coordination, body awareness, and more!

Our Instructors

At Body & Pole, our wonderful instructors are what set us apart from the rest. They are certified, trained in multiple modalities, and actively competing, choreographing, and performing in the aerial community. While they are incredibly diverse in their style, artistry, and approaches to teaching, all of them are carefully trained in safety and spotting techniques. Click “Meet the Team” below to learn more about our teachers!

Meet the Team

Our Management

Our management team is a balanced mix of owners, department heads, instructors, and customer service specialists who combine their skills and hands-on expertise to be available to clients’ needs. Plus, all team members are avid aerialists, performers, and athletes themselves, so they are uniquely qualified to keep Body & Pole running smoothly. Click “Meet the Team” below to learn more about our management!

Meet the Team

Work-Study

Our work-study program is designed for people who are serious about aerial arts such as pole, fabric, and hoop, and want to make it a bigger part of their lives. Whether their goals are to compete, teach, or switch careers, this year-long program has helped countless participants to reach those goals.

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