OUR INSTRUCTORS

Our instructors continually train with some of the best dancers and athletes from Russia, Brazil, France, Australia, Italy, Canada, Japan, UK, Turkey, and other countries all over the world to ensure you are getting the best, most updated techniques in the performing arts. Our instructors are not just studio teachers. They continue to perform all over the world for artist such as Missy Elliott, Chris Brown, Mariah Carey, and have appeared in music videos and on TV shows such as America’s Got Talent.

  • Michelle Abbruzzese, 1st place winner level 4 PSO Pole Fitness competition

    Michelle

    Michelle studied ballet, tap, jazz, cabaret, hip-hop, cheer-dance, bellydancing, and pole dancing. Michelle has performed for 10 professional sports teams including the New England Patriots.  Michelle is X-Pert certified and placed

    1st and 3rd at the Pole Sport Competiton

    in Boston and CT.

MICHELLE

Co-owner
Tone and Tighten
Pole Dancing/ Fitness
Burlesque

  • Tony, Owner of Work It

    TONY

    Tony received his X-Pert Pole Instructor certification in 2011 after catching the “pole bug” from his wife.  With no formal dance training, Tony was able to quickly develop the technique and strength to run his own Pole Fitness class.

TONY

Co-owner
Pole Fitness

  • Bellyudance class in Norwalk CT

    TAVA

    Tava is a performer, teacher, book author & advocate who travels throughout the East Coast to teach workshops. She loves sharing this dance with her community and at people’s happiest occasions. Tava continues to study authentic styles of Arabic dance including Turkish, Lebanese, North African,

    Greek and Egyptian

    influences.

     

TAVA

Bellydance

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    LUISA

    Luisa studied modern, jazz, ballet, bellydancing, salsa & yoga. Luisa studied at the Zurich-Tanz-Theater Schule & Le Centre des Arts Vivants in Paris, at IALS in Rome, & Broadway Dance Center in New York City.  She fell in love with the sensual, exotic side of pole dancing admiring the

    strength, flexibility & grace

    that it requires.

LUISA

Pole Dancing
Tone and Tighten
Flexibility

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    ZELDA

    Zelda is a Pole & Lyra specialist. She has a degree in musical theatre, & is currently performing in a variety of pole & burlesque shows through out NYC. She aims to synthesize her musical theatre background with the Pole/aerial world & she is beyond thrilled to be dancing & teaching along side the
    Warriors at Work It!

ZELDA

Burlesque
Chair Dancing
Pole Dancing

  • Hell on Heels Dance class in CT

    CAITLIN

    Caitlin Elby has performed in serveral music videos & shows with various artists including Wyclef Jean, Kat Capone, Nathaniel, & Michael Barimo. She’s toured with America’s Got Talent’s “ILuminate.”  Caitlin created a class where women could feel sexy, sweat and tone their body, but also learn how to walk correctly in

    heels so they are not in

    pain anymore.

CAITLIN

Hell on Heels

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    MELISSA

    Melissa started pole dancing after attending a friends birthday at a pole studio.  Melissa was impressed with the strength & stamina required for pole & fell in love with it!  She’s entered 3 competitions & placed 4th, 2nd, & 1st, performed in

    many showcases &

    studio recitals.

MELISSA

Pole Dancing

  • hiop hop classes at Work It Norwalk, CT

    WALTER

    Walter attended the School of Performing Arts.  He’s appeared in numerous music videos with artists 702, No Doubt, and Driicky Graham, has performed with Mariah Carey & Bianca (Young B), &  appeared in the off Broadway play, “Meet me at the Wave”.  He’s performed at the Apollo Theater, Radio City in NYC, and worldwide. 

WALTER

Hip Hop

STUDENT TEACHERS IN TRAINING

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JANG

Pole Dancing

LAUREN

Burlesque
Pole Dancing

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DEBRA

Bellydance
Pole Dancing

ANDREA

Pole Dancing

SHEENA

Pole Dancing