Poi Class Series: Waist Wraps & Other Behind the Back Series

Posted on February 2, 2014 by


Poi Lesson Behind the Back Weave

Artist: The Amazing Zihni
Photo: Christy Carr

You’re cordially invited to this 4 week poi spinning class series focused on lots of movement behind the back. Because this series has breaks between sessions, students can maximize self-study time to help learn these challenging moves and combinations with more depth and breadth of comprehension. Curriculum is adjusted based on the needs of the students and materials is diverse, including:

  • waist wraps
  • behind the back weave
  • waist wrap butterfly
  • crossers
  • hugs
  • meltdowns
  • behind the back turns
  • behind the back flowers
  • behind the back stalls
  • behind the back caps

Sessions meet at 8 pm Wednesdays at Lines Ballet (26, 7th Street, 5th floor, studio 2, San Francisco) on November 19, December 3, 10 and 17.

Tuition is one of the following:

  • $60 for the full series guaranteed with your registration below or
  • $30 cash at the door per night drop-in if space allows or
  • 1 intermediate credit on the beginner boot camp package for each night attended or
  • best value: pay $18.82 a session when you join the Fall 2014 Poi Intermediate Boot Camp

This series only!

Provide your $60 down payment (non refundable but transferrable with 8 days notice)  — bring the $60 balance on 11/19/14 — to register now! 

Fall 2014 Intermediate Poi Boot Camp

By clicking this link you agree to make 4 payments of $80 regardless of your attendance at each session. The first payment may be made using this link on or before September 15, 2014. The additional 3 payments are due in cash directly to GlitterGirl or through the mail slot at Temple of Poi by the 10/15/14, 11/15/14 and 12/15/14. This payment is non refundable. 

Some scholarships available, though students seeking scholarship are strongly encouraged to consider our Fall 2014 Intermediate Boot Camp Program as that is below our scholarship rate. Please inquire with GlitterGirl directly (GlitterGirl <that fancy little at symbol> TempleOfPoi <daaaaaaauuuuuught> com) for details.

Finally, the series also offers practical combinations utilizing the moves, transitions and turns students learn combined with other moves. These combinations are customized based on the students skills and current level of development. Here’s a teaser video in case you want to get a look at what we’ll cover.

Fall 2014 series:

  • Time/Dates: 8-9:20 PM 11/19, 12/3, 12/10 & 12/17
  • Location: Temple of Poi, 953 Mission Street, Suite 11, between 5th and 6th on Mission, San Francisco, CA, USA
  • Skill Level: intermediate and beyond

Additional Information

  • Students are welcome to bring a video camera to record sessions for personal use only. They may NOT be distributed to others, including your fellow students (without prior authorization of your instructor), in any way, nor posted on the internet or sold.
  • You will need to have your own practice poi, or you can purchase a set from us.
  • Practice poi, if you need them, are available for $30 cash
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