Pole Studio: Pole Classes & Workshops

PLEASURE POINT POLE STUDIO

POLE DANCE CLASSES

Pleasure Point Pole is about building safe community spaces to reconnect with your divine feminine through empowering, creative, and sensual movement.

Come build strength, develop flexibility, learn Pole tricks, choreography, and character development, so that you can playfully embody the confidence, sensuality, and movement quality you desire to step into your creative divine feminine.

All Levels, All Bodies, All Ways, Welcomed!

Space is limited to 18 per Class No Refunds for No Shows

Pre-Enrollment is highly encouraged. 

⇒ You MUST Enroll at Least ONE HOUR Before the Start of Class ⇐

 

All Bodies, All Ways are Welcome Always!

 

Pleasure Point Dance is taking Pole Dance & Pole Fitness to the next level!

We have installed 11 Ceiling Poles & Mood Lighting!

Come check it out!!

Pole Class Packages + Memberships

 

Our community events are dedicated to building nurturing relationships with our students and teachers,
having fun, showcasing what we do in our classes and making pole dancing accessible to all.

🎉 Join Pleasure Point Pole for a fun, FREE community pole dance, bonfire, and potluck event dedicated to bringing some dance and play to your summer. 🌞🔥 Bring a yummy vegetarian/vegan snack 🥗, wood for the bonfire 🔥, and friends to come dance and enjoy the sun. ☀️

🚗 You can park in the parking lot across the street or on the street and walk over, and you will see us.

Pleasure Point Pole will set up a portable pole, table, easy up if we can get one, blankets, and grab us a spot on the beach to set up a bonfire. 🏖️ This is your chance to dance on the pole, learn fun tricks from students and teachers, and take photos and videos. 📸

Wear shorts and a sports bra, or your bathing suit so that you can dance on the pole. 👙🩳 We will arrive at 2 PM for set up and you are more than welcome to help us set up and break down, we appreciate the help very much! 🛠️

Suggestions for the potluck:
– Chips and salsa/hummus 🍅
– We love dips so bring more! 🥑
– Fruits or Veggies 🍉🥒
– Crackers or nuts 🥜
– Salads 🥗
– Non-alcoholic drinks 🥤
– Cookies and cupcakes 🍪🧁
– Chocolate… 🍫
– If you want to cook something up: Quinoa, chili, pasta, veggie hot dogs are all great for the beach. 🌭🍝

🍂🌟 Unleash your inner dancer this fall! Join us for an enchanting evening of pole artistry at our Fall Studio Showcase. 🎭✨

📅 Date: Friday, Aug 23
🕖 Time: 7 PM
💰 Entry: $35 Drop-In

📍 Location: 3603 Portola Drive, Santa Cruz

👯‍♀️ Witness breathtaking performances from our talented students and staff, and even participate in a pole dance workshop! Whether you’re a seasoned dancer or a curious newcomer, there’s something for everyone. Don’t miss out on special class discounts available only during the event!

Register for the event now with the button below.

Interested in performing at the event? Click the button below to apply.

New Moon Pole Dance Experience – Summer Feels

INSTRUCTORS: Vaidehi Amair

DATE: June 28 | 7pm

COST: $35 Drop In

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: All Level Dancers | Foundations/Beginner/Intermediate 

 

DESCRIPTION:

Our Pole Dance Experience workshops happen once a month to welcome all level dancers to celebrate, embody and connect. We celebrate movement, embody character and storytelling, and connect with empowerment practices in the cozy and playful container of our Pleasure Point Pole community. 💃✨

This is great for all levels, whether you are a foundations, beginner or intermediate student, which are the levels we currently cater to at our studio. 🏋️‍♀️🕺

This all levels pole dance experience includes:

🔥 Warm up and conditioning

💪 Empowerment practices (mirror work, journaling + cacao ceremony)

🤸 Pole tricks + mini choreography

 
 
What to wear:
Shorts, and sports bra and tank top. Bring socks and/or leg warmers.

Pole Foundations: START YOUR POLE JOURNEY HERE!

INSTRUCTORS: Vaidehi Amair

DATE: Mondays | 7pm – 8:10pm

COST: $35 Drop In / Class Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: BEGINNER & LEVEL 1

 

DESCRIPTION:

​Levels: Beginner Level – This is where you start your Pole journey.

 
If you are a beginner and have taken 0-12 classes, pole foundations is THE starting point of your pole journey. This 1 hour and 10 min class is where you learn grips, holds, direction, basic floor work, spins, and build your strength and comfort with pole.
 
 
What to wear:
Shorts, and sports bra and tank top. Bring socks and/or leg warmers.

Intro to Pole Choreography: Summer Series

INSTRUCTORS: Vaidehi Amair

DATE: Mondays | 8:15pm – 9:30pm | June 10th – July 1st

COST:  $35 Drop In / Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: BEGINNER LEVEL

Summer Jams Glow Choreo Summer Series

This is an all Levels class that caters to beginners, intermediate and advanced dancers who love to dance. Our choreography series is dedicated to helping you learn how to embody movement in character, learn to tell a story and combined tricks spins and holds into a complete choreography. We have six weeks together to build the pieces beginning with first learning, tricks, combos, and then sequences. This is a great way to learn how to truly dance, when it comes to Pole Dance and how to tell a story with your expression. At the end of the series we get to celebrate with a fun potluck, and a festive spirit while we perform for each other. You get to walk away with a lovely video clip of yourself dancing the routine. Everyone who joins the series is welcome to perform in our studio showcases and our upcoming dance week performance.

This series song is Lo Lo by Omah Lay. You can checkout the song HERE

Follow us on Instagram and Facebook at @PleasurePointPole for video and pictures of what we have in mind!

What to wear: **Wear White**
Shorts, and sports bra and tank top. Bring socks and/or leg warmers.

Pole Conditioning

INSTRUCTORS: Nika

DATE: Wednesdays

TIME:  7pm – 7:55pm

COST: $35 Drop In / Class Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: All Levels

 

DESCRIPTION:

This 1 hour class is a great way to get your flexibility and conditioning in. Whether you are a dancer, yogi, or pole dancer, this is a great way to get fit and improve your mobility.

The class is broken down into two sections. The first 30 min are dedicated to warming you up with mobility exercises that include plyometrics, yoga asana, and active and passive stretches to help improve upon your flexibility. The second 30 min of class are dedicated to circuit style pole conditioning drills to help you build strength in your upper body, core, and develop better inverts, leg hangs, pull ups, and more.

This is an all levels class and you don’t have to be interested in pole to join us! This class takes place just before our weekly Choreo Lab at 8pm and will improve your experience and strength in this class so you can focus on dancing for the choreo lab having warmed up your body. Follow us on Facebook and Instagram at @PleasurePointPole and check out our photos and videos.

Choreo Lab Level 1 & Up: Weekly Class 

INSTRUCTORS: Vaidehi Amair

DATE: Wednesdays

TIME:  8:00pm – 9:30pm

COST: $35 Drop In / Class Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL:  Beginner/Intermediate

Flow through pole tricks, free style dance, build combos, create choreography & musicality.

 

What to Wear: Shorts, and sports bra and tank top

 

INSTRUCTOR BIO: Vaidehi Amair is a lover of movement. Whether it is dance, yoga, aerial dance, freestyle movement, or stretching, she truly believes in the power of movement to heal, nurture and recharge the human being on all levels of body, mind and spirit. As a movement instructor and soul purpose coach, she loves to incorporate her different movement backgrounds into her daily life and work through her own practice as well as through teaching others and creating sacred space for others to participate. She is a certified BUTI Yoga, Vinyasa Yoga and Pole Level 1-2 instructor that has a deep connection to music and its dynamic catalytic effect on the body and is ready to help her students develop not only their own practice and physical expansion, but an awakening love for a personal movement quality they can call their own.

Pole Tricks and Combos: Heels are Welcomed

INSTRUCTORS: Maikai Maru

DATE: Thursdays

TIME:  8:15pm – 9:30pm

COST: $35 Drop In / Class Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: Beginner / Intermediate

 

DESCRIPTION:

Tricks and Combos

Heels are Welcomed!

Follow us on Facebook and Instagram at @PleasurePointPole and check out our photos and videos.

Open Pole Weekly Class (All Lcvels)

INSTRUCTORS: PPY Faculty

DATE: Sundays

TIME:  1pm – 2:15pm

COST: $25 Drop In / Class Passes & Memberships Apply

LOCATION: 3603 Portola Drive – Dance Studio

LEVEL: All Levels

LIMITED TO 18 PER CLASS 

 

DESCRIPTION: Open pole is a 1 hour 15 class dedicated to giving you the space you need to work on the tricks you’ve been learning in class, transitions, combos, and/or to condition and build strength. This is open to all levels. You will have an instructor present to support you but you are responsible for your warm up and what you decide to work on.