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Video Lessons over the Internet

May 7, 2018 by


“I can’t learn from videos!” We hear it all the time from students who find any one of the following problems with learning from internet videos: some language doesn’t make sense the instruction is confusing the instructor isn’t using words the student understands (i.e., too much jargon) videos assume a base level of knowledge the […]

How the Internet Ruined Education

May 26, 2015 by


Catchy article title, huh? Yeah, I think so too. And in some ways, it’s utter bullsh*t. At the same time, it also aptly sums up so much of what has transpired in the last decade. Why? Because the internet makes it possible for anyone anywhere to represent themselves as a subject matter expert with little ability […]

Poi Video Lessons for Intermediates Just Released: Transition Flair

January 10, 2015 by


If you haven’t been able to attend our Transition Flair class in person or if you’re one of those many people who practice poi who reside outside the Bay Area, we’re pleased to share with you the 85 minute digital download video training. The series is focused on adding more style to your transitions by introducing […]

Stalls, Spirals, Under the Leg, Plane Breaks & More! Wednesdays, 8PM

September 7, 2014 by


  Looking for more flow between moves? Looking for those extra moves that go POW when you perform? Need something new and fun to explore? Join us for this 4 week series meeting at 8 pm Wednesdays at Lines Ballet, 26 7th Street, 5th Floor, studio 3. Class meets September 24, October 1, 8 and 15, […]

Poi Boot Camps: Beginner (from anywhere) & Int/Adv All Access Class Pass

September 2, 2014 by


Temple of Poi’s fall 2014 semester is about to begin and we’ve got some great stuff lined up for you. This fall, you can participate in a few different poi dancing boot camp options designed to jump start your poi education, help you stay motivated, inspired and in your learning practice while also earning a discount on lessons. […]

Flowers 2 Review & Preview

August 7, 2014 by


Advanced Poi Lessons — 2 weeks left! If you haven’t been able to join us yet for the Flowers 2 series with a heavy emphasis on hybrid flowers (inspin with one hand and antispin with there other) and atomic flowers (flowers on different planes with one in spin and one antispin), you’ve been missing out […]

Jedi Stall Video Lesson Available Now

July 19, 2013 by


Level up your fire dancing with poi in our review video for some Jedi stall combinations using both up and down stalls. This video class consists of 2 videos. The first covers front plane stall combinations starting with same time, same direction antispin stall combos, then split time front plane antispin combinations, followed by 2 additional stall […]