About and Contact
Pole Play's address and contact info:
1444 Hertel Ave. Buffalo NY, 14216
Telephone # 716-832-0511
About the Instructor:
Chelsea Green is the owner and lead instructor at Pole Play Dance Studio.
Chelsea began gymnastics lessons when she was five. She quickly advanced to the girl’s competitive team until the age of twelve, and then joined her high school team for six years, where she became team caption and MVP before graduating. During college she instructed lessons for eight years at a local gymnasium. There she became the competitive girl’s team coach and was trained for several years by Olympic gymnasts in coaching and spotting techniques at Woodward Gymnastics Camp in Pennsylvania.
Presently, Chelsea holds a Bachelors and Masters degree in Education and is a New York State certified teacher with six years elementary experience. Prior to teaching, Chelsea danced for ten years both locally and in Las Vegas.
In August 2005, Chelsea resigned from her teaching position to open Pole Play, Inc., Buffalo’s first pole dancing fitness studio.
In February 2006 Chelsea formed the contemporary burlesque dance troupe, Eye Candy. Visit www.eyecandyburlesquebuffalo.com for more information.
In November 2007 Chelsea trained with Christabel Zamore (Hoopgirl) in Los Angeles, CA to become a certified Hoop Dance instructor. After months of developing her own program and sharpening her skills, Chelsea began teaching Hoop Dance classes in January 2008.
Also January 2008 Chelsea began teaching Burlesque Dance classes. Using original choreography and past exotic and burlesque dance experience, Chelsea has integrated various styles of dance into a sexy class that incorporates cardio vascular endurance and a muscle toning workout.
In July 2010 Chelsea began dancing with live bands. Some of the acts she has performed with include: The Misfits, John Valby, Cherry Poppin' Daddies, and local rockabilly favorite, Kickstart Rumble.