PureDance

Kitty Puredance

Kitty is our Principal Teacher.  She has over 30 years dance experience having starting Ballet when she was only 4 years old.  She has trained in many styles of dance and has extensive experience not only teaching dance, and as a Fitness Instructor, but also in the public education system and with students with special needs.  Kitty has an undergraduate degree in psychology, a graduate diploma in education and has now started a masters of special education.  Teaching is her passion and dancing is her true love.   

Winner of 2012 Newcastle Pole Dancing Championships (Professional Female division) * Winner of 2011 Newcastle Pole Dancing Championships (Professional Female division) * Winner of 2011 Newcastle Pole dancing championships (Female Doubles Division) * Graduate Diploma of Education (Primary) (The University of Newcastle, 2010) * Bachelor of Arts (Psychology) (The University of Newcastle, 2004) * Fitness Instructor (TAFE NSW, 1999) * Royal Academy of Dancing Major Examinations (1994)


Kitty Puredance instructs the following:
  • Intermediate 1 Silks SANDGATE STUDIO
  • After Intro to Aerials you advance to either Intermediate 1 Silks or Lyra.  This class is intermediate Silks.  Here you will build on foundation moves and start getting really strong so that you can begin to climb and master more advanced moves!  

  • Pole Foundations SANDGATE STUDIO
  • Calling all Newbie's! Have you always wanted to try pole dancing but not known where to start? Start here! Pole Foundations has been designed to introduce you to the field of Pole Dance and to give you a taste of the different styles of pole dancing there are on offer like, Traditional Pole, Pole Fitness and Pole Art.

    During the ten week term you will learn foundation moves and start building your strength for more advanced moves. Starting with moves around the pole that requiring very little or no strength and flexibility, with both feet mostly on the ground, you then progress onto moves that require you to take your weight in your arms while spinning around the pole, its lots of fun.
    This class is also for anyone wanting to brush up their pole basics. Still cant get your Kate Moss or body rolls looking effortless, want to brush up on some pole moves you had forgotten about. Get back to basics with Pole Foundations.

    And you will learn 3 mini routines! No experience necessary!

    What you need - enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

     


  • Intermediate 1 Pole Dancing CHARLESTOWN STUDIO
  • After Beginner Pole you advance to intermediate 1 where we build on foundation moves and start getting you up the pole! Over the course of your 10 week pole dancing lessons you will build on your strength and ability to take your body weight during moves around the pole, AND begin your journey up the pole, learning how to climb and some basic moves sitting on the pole. And of course you will learn an awesome routine!

  • Pole Foundations CHARLESTOWN
  • Calling all Newbie's!  Have you always wanted to try pole dancing but not known where to start? Start here!  Pole Foundations has been designed to introduce you to the field of Pole Dance and to give you a taste of the different styles of pole dancing there are on offer like, Traditional Pole,  Pole Fitness and Pole Art.  
     
    During the ten week term you will learn foundation moves and start building your strength for more advanced moves. Starting with moves around the pole that requiring very little or no strength and flexibility, with both feet mostly on the ground, you then progress onto moves that require you to take your weight in your arms while spinning around the pole, its lots of fun.

    This class is also for anyone wanting to brush up their pole basics. Still cant get your Kate Moss or body rolls looking effortless, want to brush up on some pole moves you had forgotten about. Get back to basics with Pole Foundations.

    And you will learn 3 mini routines! No experience necessary!

    What you need - enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

     


  • Kids Club SANDGATE STUDIO
  • Kids Club is a weekend program for children of all ages designed to improve fitness and performance skills.  With a broad variety of activities and performance styles the class will appeal to both girls and boys. 
     
    Kids Clubbers experience it all in a safe environment with lots of support and a focus on fun!  Students play games, learn Aerial Silks/Tissue, Lyra/Ring/Hoop, Hip Hop and Contemporary dance styles, Pole Dancing, Stretch, Acrobatics and more.

  • Intermediate 3 Lyra SANDGATE STUDIO

  • Intro to Hoops & Silks SANDGATE STUDIO
  • Calling all Newbie's!

    Have you always wanted to try Aerial Silks and Hoops but not known where to start? Start here!

    During the ten week term you will learn foundation moves and start building your strength for more advanced moves.

    No experience necessary!

    What you need - enthusiasm and a positive attitude.

     


  • Open Mens Pole SANDGATE
  • Open level pole dancing class for men.

  • Intermediate 1 Pole Dancing SANDGATE STUDIO
  • After Beginner Pole you advance to intermediate 1 where we build on foundation moves and start getting you up the pole! Over the course of your 10 week pole dancing lessons you will build on your strength and ability to take your body weight during moves around the pole, AND begin your journey up the pole, learning how to climb and some basic moves sitting on the pole. And of course you will learn an awesome routine!