Fun Facts Friday: Kyra Johannesen

Fun Facts Friday: Kyra Johannesen, Body & Pole Co-Owner & Pole Fitness Instructor and ElevatED Founder & Master Trainer Introducing our Fun Facts Friday weekly feature. Each week, we’ll share some fun facts about the Body & Pole team that you might not...

Body & Pole Pole Expo Checklist

Want to hang with the crew from Body & Pole? Here’s the official B&P Pole Expo Checklist! Can’t make it in person? We’ll be sharing content all weekend on our social networks. IG: @bodyandpole Snapchat: @bodyandpole Twitter: @bodyandpole Performance Pole...

Student Highlight: Sara!

At Body & Pole, many of our students are remarkable performers and competitors. This month we're featuring one of our pole students, Sara Joel, who recently competed in the USPDF Amateur Competition here in New York City at Symphony Space (and won!) B&P: Hi...

Ride – Leaf | Choreography Kelly McLaughlin

Body & Pole Presents Pole'Ography Class with Kelly McLaughlin https://www.instagram.com/danceasaur LOCATION: Body & Pole in NYC FOLLOW BODY & POLE: https://www.facebook.com/bodyandpoleNYC/ https://www.instagram.com/bodyandpole/ www.bodyandpole.com...

Machika | Choreography – Armando Gonzalez

Body & Pole Presents Pole'Ography Class with Armando Gonzalez LOCATION: Body & Pole in NYC VIDEOGRAPHY: Grey Pesochin @pesochin.video SONG: "Machika" J Balvin, Jeon & Anitta STAY TUNED, MORE VIDEOS AND VIDEO SERIES TO COME!...

AURORA: A Choreographer’s Showcase at Body & Pole

We are so excited for the AURORA Choreographer's Showcase that is happening this Saturday April 28th! AURORA aims to bring communities together to create art as one. We spoke briefly with Yun Chun Chua, a B&P work-study and producer of the show! AURORA...

B&P Work-Study Program: Apply Now!

One of the hallmark programs at Body & Pole is our work-study program. Through this year-long commitment, you'll learn the ins and outs of running a studio, and have the opportunity make pole and aerial a more significant part of your life. In previous years,...

Marlo Fisken’s Pole Flow® Intensive: Slow + Low

The one and only Marlo Fisken is headed our way this month! While class opportunities with her are waitlisted, there are still several spots left in her exclusive 9-hour Pole Flow® Intensive: Slow + Low. What is Flow Movement® all about? "Hi, Marlo here. I’ve always...

Pole in the Olympics – Instructor Voices

As the final installment of our three-part series on pole gaining observer status with the GAISF we spoke with two of Body & Pole's instructors, Michelle Stanek and Lara Michaels. Both Michelle and Lara have been poling for many years. They have competed,...

Pole in the Olympics – Student Voices

Our previous blog post introduced our student and instructor discussion series about pole in the Olympics. Some questions were raised about the pole community's positions. How will we as a community navigate this potential "legitimization?" Can we achieve a peaceful...

Pole in the Olympics – Raising the Bar on Societal Expectations

If you've been following the latest pole world events, you've probably already heard that pole was recently granted "observer" status with the Global Association of International Sports Federation. The news has set conversations alight throughout the pole community,...

“The Greatest Showman:” Aerial Arts on the Big Screen!

We all waited anxiously for "The Greatest Showman" to hit theaters this month, and we are delighted to say the film is captivating! It's thrilling to see circus represented on the silver screen and enthralling the general public who until now, knew little of aerial...

B&P Scholarship Program – Welcome Yana!

The B&P Scholarship Program is a year-long elite training program designed to launch a career in pole, aerial, or contortion. With an individualized weekly program, participants will have the opportunity to train intensively through their medium of choice, while...