We Have an Amazing Team of Highly Qualified Instructors
Founded in 2005 by Sophia Warren with many years of professional dance, burlesque, circus and performance experience we have grown to encompass a World Class Team of Amazing Athletes!
We have studied anatomy and physiology and many styles of dance, gymnastics, circus, calisthenics, animal flow, yoga and bodywork over many years, and we’re always building our knowledge to be able to teach you the best ways to dance!
All of Our Pole Instructors Meet the Industry Standard
Of having a minimum 2 year pole history – and most much more!
And we are always learning, improving our knowledge and skills to bring you the best classes possible!
Because It’s Super Important to Start With a Safe and Strong Foundation
It’s surprisingly easy to hurt yourself with bad technique. To avoid injuries in the long term it’s super important to train with correct technique and we can show you how
Because An Hour of Proper Training Can Replace Years of Trial and Error
We can fast track your skills with the many Training Keys we have learned over the years. It’s amazing how many pole and dance tricks will happen for you when you have the correct information
Our Studio is Fully Air-conditioned
So you can make the most of your training all year round
We Will Give You Exercises Which You Can Practice at Home
We will give you homework which is specific to your needs to help boost your fitness outside your class time
And we offer a tailored Home Workout Program
Pole Play is a Super Supportive Sisterhood Filled With Great Fun People
Our community is truly amazing! You will find a safe and non-judgmental space and we will help you feel at home in no time. It’s a great place to meet new friends, feel supported and become part of our awesome dance family!
We Are a Multi Award Winning Studio
We have won over 36 Awards including 1st Place at the Australian Pole Championships twice and 7 Gold Medals at the Australian Pole Sports Championships!
Two of our top athletes have been ranked in 1st place world wide for Elite Pole Sports Doubles female/female teams!
We Have Many Classes to Choose From
We have a wide range of classes available including Pole Flow, Pole Dance Courses from Beginners to High Advanced, Flexibility, Exotic Dance, Lap Dance, Floor Dance, Burlesque, Fan Dance, Chair Dance, Pole Monkeys Kids Classes and more!
We have Classes for All Levels
From first time beginners to elite and competition levels and our Pole Dance Instructors Training Program, we have spent many years learning the best progressions to be able to give you the most appropriate moves for your needs
Our Course Prices Include Free Access to Our Pole Jam Practice Sessions
So you can come in and use the space to work on things which you are learning in class, dance to your own inspiration and jam in with other students – for free!
We Have a Private Purpose Built Studio
Our privacy is important to us so we built a beautiful air-conditioned space where we can dim the lights and really get into the groove!
We also have a wall of mirror, a good clear wall for wall work, a rocking sound system, party lights and a disco ball!
We Have 9 Poles To Play With!
Static and spin, brass and steel, 40mm, 44.1mm and 45mm poles including 2 competition grade 45mm Brass Lupit Poles giving us The No. 1 BEST Pole Rig for International Pole Sports Federation Competitions in Australia!
We Offer High Quality Free Filtered Water
We know how important it is to stay hydrated. Especially in the tropics!
So we provide free and delicious alkaline Zazen filtered water at the studio for you
We Love, Train and Teach All Styles of Pole!
Sporty, Sexy, Theatrical, Comedic, Acrobatic, Contemporary… we love it all!
We Understand That Different Bodies Are Capable of Different Things
And we can help design your training so that it works the best for you
Some of Our Instructors Are Mums
So we know what it’s like to juggle life and kids
We Have a Secret Facebook Community Group for Our Students & Staff
And smaller groups for individual classes or performance troupes
Where we can chat about costumes, new moves, social events and more!
We Have A Super Supportive Community
Of strong, fierce and friendly women (and a few men). We are often blown away by the amazing people we have on board and the level of support we have with each other. When life throws us curve balls, we know our PPS People have our back!
We Run Social Events For Our People
Whether it’s a free gymnastics class, a good old girls night out or a Pole Play Pool Party.. as a Pole Play Mermaid you will be invited to our social events! They’re a great way to catch up, make new friends and chat about anything and everything!
We Provide Great Performance Opportunities
They’re not compulsory but So Much Fun!
There’s nothing like a show date to inspire you to train hard! And it’s great to be able to experience the magic of working in a theatre and show your friends and family what you’ve been up to!
We run Staff & Student Showcases, both at our studio HQ and in larger venues. So you can see your friends and teachers in action! And choose to grace the stage if you so desire.
Pole Play Studios Boss Lady Sophia has been performing and producing in theatres, cabarets, clubs, and festivals for over 20 years! and brings her wealth of experience to our productions.
We Offer Free Performance Assessments & Studio Hire for Our Performers
When you are working on a performance or competitive piece to represent Pole Play Studios we will support you with Free Performance Assessments which give you countless tips on how to make your act really shine and sparkle on stage! As well as free Studio Hire so that you can rehearse as much as you need.
We Have a Star Student Program
We are super proud of our students and their achievements!
They don’t have to be the best dancers, it’s about their dedication and hard work and the things they achieve at their level.
We Have Hosted and Trained With a Growing Number of Famous Dancers
Including Andrea Ryff, Pantera T Blacksmith, Jamilla Deville, Jenyne Butterfly, Remi Martin, Suzie Q, Toby J, Kirsty Sellars, Enchanted, Carlie Hunter, Zoraya Judd, Kristina Moskov, Imogen Kelly, Willow J, Marlo Fisken, Michelle Stanek, Michelle Natoli, Shaina Cruea, Josiah Grant, Sergia Louise Anderson, Natasha Wang, Kelly Yvonne, Oona Kivela, Felicity Logan, Evgeny Greshilov, Kira Noire, Head Over Heels, NICA, Circus Oz, Felix Cane, Fontaine Bradbury, Oona Kivela, Yvonne Smink, Daniel Rosen, Heidi Coker, Bendy Kate, Roxie Zeimann and many, many more!
We Have Helped Launch The Careers of Numerous Famous and Highly Successful People!
We have helped to kick start the careers of:
Eliza Hubber Pole Dance Instructor, Pole Competitor and Instagram Pole Star
Cynthia Xu Pole Dance Instructor, Multi Award Winning Pole Competitor
India Bohanna Owner of IndiPole
Amy Davidson & Jude Perrett Winners of the Group Division QLD and Australian Pole Championships 2014 and 2015! 1st Runner Up Paragon International Pole Championships 2015, Semi finalists International Pole Championships 2015 and 1st Runners Up in the Group Division QLD and Australian Pole Championships 2016! In 2018 they were ranked in 3rd place World Wide for Elite Pole Sports Doubles! Founders of of the Australian Pole Sports Federation. Jude Produces the Australian Pole Sports Championships
Sandra Schmidt AKA Phoenyx Fireheart – Pole, Flexibility, Exotic Dance, Animal Flow and Aerial Hoop Instructor. Personal and Group Trainer. One of our top Performers.
Jessica Hodges AKA Jessica Bella – 3 time Australian Pole Sports Championships Gold Medal Holder
Because The Sky Really Is the Limit!
We can assist you in taking your dance in whichever direction you choose!
If you’d just like to dance for a bit of fun and fitness or if you’d like to build a career in the industry as a performer, competitor and/or instructor – we can show you how!
We Offer Top Quality Competition Training
If you dream of competing then we can help!
We have been training competitors since 2006 and hold over 36 Awards including 11 National Australian Gold Titles!
We know what it takes to win and can help you build a training program specific to your needs and any particular competition guidelines
Pole Play Is Run By a Professional Performing Artist
Pole Play Studios Boss Lady Sophia Warren has been performing for decades and has built our studio with deep knowledge of dancers needs.
Sophia has judged many dance and Pin Up competitions including Miss Pole Dance QLD and the Queensland Pole Championships multiple times so she knows what is needed if you choose take your dance to great heights!
We Offer Specialty Workshops
We do much more than pole! Exotic Dance, Chair Dance, Burlesque and more!
We offer specialty workshops in things like handstands and acrobalance, core engagement and floor dance…
Contact us if you’d like to chat about joining up today!