Tia Jax

Tia has formal training in jazz, ballet, tap and acro dance. Her education includes the dance program at Cardinal Carter Academy for the Arts and the commercial dance program at George Brown College. She was a competitive dancer for 12 years and began teaching her passion to children and older adults when she was 16 years old.
Tia’s journey in pole dance began at Brass Vixens where she has become a certified instructor teaching pole, flexibility, chair, floorwork and choreography classes. Tia developed the Flexy Vixens and Erotic Pole programs at Brass Vixens, teaches pole and flexibility instructor trainings and initiated the studio’s bi-monthly student showcases featuring performance troupes.
As a pole performer she has won 1st place in the amateur division of the 2014 Ontario Pole Fitness Championships, 2nd place in the erotic division in the North American Pole Dance Midwest Competition in Chicago and 1st place in the erotic division of the Great White North Pole Dance Competition in Hamilton. She has travelled to New York City, Los Angeles, Florida and Barcelona to train with various pole stars and plans to continue travelling, performing and competing in pursuit of her pole career.


Tia Jax instructs the following:
  • Pole 2
  • This class will build on Beginner 1 skills, expanding your dance and spin repertoire and improving your strength and flexibility.
    You will be introduced to climbing, sitting and lifting yourself on the pole for increased upper body strength.
    Preparing the body to invert is included in this level.
     
    Prerequisite: Must have a "Pink Slip" from Beginner 1 to enter this level!
    Please bring a yoga mat and water bottle!

  • Pole Beginner 1
  • 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

  • LegsWideOpen!
  • This class is designed to teach you the techniques for achieving your splits!
    Front splits, side splits, over splits!
    This is an All Level class aimed at increasing your flexibility, especially if you consider yourself inflexible!
    Be sure to bring a water bottle!
     

  • BendOverBackwards!
  • This class is designed to increase your back flexibility and strength.
    #getflexygetsexy
    Late arrivals cannot be accommodated.
    Cancellation Policy in effect.

  • 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.

  • EroticPole Beginner
  • FOR STRONG POLE BEGINNER 2 STUDENTS!!
    This is the entry level to our Erotic Pole Dance Programme.
    In is the sexy version of our Pole Beginner classes you will be using your Beginner 1 & 2 moves, spins and flow.
    This class focuses on basic, sexy DANCE techniques, skills and choreo for pole and floor.
    There will be no push ups here!! (unless you don't point your toes!)
    Heels optional! Kneepads not so much! (get 'em!)
    We do not recommend this beginner class for your first class.
    LateToClass/Cancellation policies in effect.

  • FlexyVixens
  • A traditional dancer's stretch and flexibility class aimed at increased full body flexibility. This class is interactive so bring your stretch requests! ... and water bottle!

  • Pole Advanced
  • Our Pole Advanced class will take you to new heights as you learn new moves, tricks and work your strength, stamina and flexibility!
    Be inspired to work new moves, as well as your nemesis tricks!
    Please Note:  You must have permission from the Pole Advanced Instructor to enter their class! STRICT!
     
    LateToClass/Cancellation Policies in effect!

  • Nice 'n Naughty! Pole Troupe $85/$170
  • Join us over this 2 month session to learn an entire Pole routine to perform at our Xmas Showcase!
    Nice n' Naughty Showcase
    Saturday, December 16thth
    YongeStreet Studio
    Doors Open 7pm & 9pm

    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.


  • EroticPole Inversions
  • This program is designed to choreograph your existing level knowledge creating dance and flow.
    In this level you will learn to take your EroticPole 1 dance techniques to new heights as we incorporate lifts, climbs, & sits to our repertoire.
    We recommend:
    you attend EroticPole Beginner , 
    this class for strong beginner 2, pole inversion students and up.
    Heels (optional), shorts & BV sticky kneepads!!
     
    We do not recommend this class as an entry class
    You need EP Beg permission to enter this class.
     
    LateToClass/Cancellation Policies in effect.

  • Nice 'n Naughty! Chair Troupe $85/$170
  • Join us over this 2 month session to learn and rehearse an entire routine to perform at our Xmas Showcase!

    Nice n' Naughty Showcase
    Saturday, December 16thth
    YongeStreet Studio
    Doors Open 7pm & 9pm

    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.


  • 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!

  • LapDance for Santa! Workshop $39
  • Learn a sexy lap dance for your own special Santa!

    Sorry, naughty, not nice, not even close!!

    All levels welcome ;)

    Vixens $39
    Should-be Vixens $59


  • Pole Inversions Training
  • This 4 hour instructor training session will provide you with the knowledge, techniques and skills to get your students safely upside down!
    We will cover all of the basic inversion moves including helicopter, thigh grips, & leg hangs.
    This training is pre-requisite to teaching Pole Inversions, Intermediate Pole, InterPole and other advanced pole classes. It is required training for EroticPole Advanced and SpinPole Advanced.
    $450
     
    Pre-req: PB1 & PB2 training, full competency with all inversion moves.