About Susan

Buffalo's Premier Pole Dancing Studio was opened in 2005 in the thriving North Buffalo business district on Hertel Avenue by Chelsea Kelly who recently retired to open an Animal Rescue Farm - Country Honk Farm in Tennessee. The new owner Susan has kept with the successful lesson plans that were developed that created Pole Play's success.  Pole Play is now known as Pole Play's - Pole, Barre, and Fitness Studio, Inc.  All classes offered are taught by the owner Susan leveraging her extensive experience of dance and fitness.  The program was created with sequential learning levels to promote weight-loss, flexibility, build strength, and cardiovascular endurance.  Classes are designed for all ages, fitness levels and abilities. Join us at Pole Play's - Pole, Barre, and Fitness Studio to unleash your inner sexy, develop confidence, all while building life-long friendships. About Susan: Susan is a professionally trained ballerina that danced with the Empire State Ballet.  She has traveled around Western NY with the ballet company performing in The Nutcracker, Coppelia, and Sleeping Beauty.  She attended Performing Arts, cheered with the Buffalo Destroyers and danced with Eye Candy Burlesque.  She is certified as a Ballet Barre instructor and is a Registered Nurse at a local hospital.  Susan has been personally trained by Chelsea Kelly (founder and creator of Pole Play) and she follows the lesson plans and continues the classes that has made Pole Play what it is today.  Susan enjoys physical fitness and sharing her wealth of experience with others "I'm thrilled to have an opportunity to share my experience, knowledge and love of dance and fitness with others.  It gives me great joy to see people work hard and reach their goals.  I'm excited to witness everybody's personal success and accomplishments through our fitness journey together."  Join in the fun and start or continue your fitness experience at Pole Play's - Pole, Barre, and Fitness Studio today!
Pole, Barre and Fitness

Women take pole-dancing workout for a spin

By |2016-03-06T12:57:26+00:00March 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Buffalo News, October 9th, 2005 It's all the rage in England, growing in New York City, and popular in California and, of course, Las Vegas. Now pole dancing - as exercise, not entertainment - has come to Buffalo. Chelsea Green, a 35-year-old Kenmore native with a master's degree in education, has opened "Pole Play" [...]

For this teacher,a different classroom

By |2016-03-06T12:54:08+00:00March 6th, 2016|Uncategorized|

The Buffalo News, April 1st, 2011 Chelsea Kelly has worked at a chocolate shop. She waitressed. She taught gymnastics. She was even a schoolteacher for six years before realizing that she wanted to work for herself. In 2005, she opened a dance studio on Hertel Avenue. Pole Play is not your ordinary dance studio. It [...]