Shani H

Shani took her first pole dance class four years ago at Brass Vixens and has never looked back! Now teaching pole dance classes and Twerk classes, Shani offers her unique mix of hip hop, dancehall and afro style dance to pole dance. She encourages us to embrace our curves and femininity while we tone and build the booty of our dreams in Twerk class!


Shani H instructs the following:
  • InterPole
  • Get ready to defy gravity!
    Improve your spins, perfect climbing and learn more challenging inversions.
     
    Prerequisite: Must be able to do an inverted straddle and be comfortable with all the Pole Inversions curriculum.  Be sure to get permission from your instructor to join this class!

  • Pole Inversions
  • This is our Intro to Pole Inversions class!
    In this class not only will you work on perfecting your spins using both hands, spin combinations and floor work,
    you will also learn the techniques for basic inversions, leg hangs and lifts in this exciting level!
     
    Prerequisite: You must have permission from a Pole Beginner 2 instructor to join this class.

  • Twerkout
  • This class is jam packed with booty poppin' dance, sculpting, lifting, and toning! 
    Learn the mysteries of twerking while conditioning your lower body and building the booty of your dreams!
    High heels optional!  Please bring a mat, towel and bottle of water.

  • PoleSHARE Beginner 1 ONLY
  • Pole SHARE!! SHARING a pole!
     
    For new students!  Learn the foundations of pole dancing including basic spins, strength holds and floor work to help develop upper body and core strength and flexibility. Please bring a water bottle and yoga mat!
    This particular pole beginner 1 class is not for beginner 2 or more advanced students!!!
    This class is pole SHARE style! This means you will spend the same amount of time on the pole but will be sharing it with another student.

  • Pole Beginner 1 ONLY
  • For new students!
    Learn the foundations of pole dancing including basic spins, strength holds and floor work to help develop upper body, core strength and flexibility.
     
    This particular pole beginner 1 class is not for beginner 2 or more advanced students!!!
     
    LateToClass/Cancellation Policies in effect

  • Mindful Meditation
  • Learn the basic techniques for this de-stressing skill while enjoying the benefits of a deep chill!
    This is an intro class to meditation practices. We learn practical methods of quieting the mind, calming the breath and coping with the day to day issues of life that rob us of our joy and peace of mind.
    Because it is not always about your butt!
     
    Late-to-Class/Cancellation Policies in effect
    All Levels Welcome!

  • DanceHall! NEW!
  • Channel your inner Dancehall Queen.
    Learn the latest dancehall moves and fun routines as you increase your core and lower body strength and gain flexibility.
    Learn dancehall tricks like "head top" ie head stands, "6:30" and "indicator" and more!
     
    Late arrivals cannot be accommodated.
    Cancellation Policies in effect.

  • InterPole SHARE
  • This is the PoleShare version of our InterPole class.
    (Where you may share a pole and meet a new Vixen!)
    Get ready to defy gravity!
    Improve your spins, perfect climbing and learn more challenging inversions.
     
    Prerequisite: You must have permission from your Pole Inversions instructor to join this class!

  • Foolin'Around! TwerkSquad $85/$170
  • Join us over this 2 month session to learn an entire routine to perform at our Valentine's Showcase!

    Foolin' Around! Valentine's Showcase
    Saturday, February 11th
    YongeStreet Studio
    Doors Open 8pm
    Very Important: If any rehearsals are missed, you may be required to make it up with a private with the instructor.
    You must have a full BV membership until the show date to join at the Vixen rate. (no vouchers, no intro offers)

    Vixens $85, Should-be Vixens $170

    Small costume fee.