30/30 Barre & Pilates Mat: All Level


This class is taught by:

Michele Dolaway

 
~ Barre Instructor/ Pilates Mat Instructor
 
Michele began her dance training at the age of 3 with The Ballet Theatre of Scranton and Scranton Civic Ballet Company. She continued her training at Point Park University with a concentration in jazz. Michele moved to the Philadelphia area and continued to train at The University of the Arts. She performed with Steppin’ Out Productions, Bally’s in Atlantic City and the Sixers Dancers (Philadelphia 76ers).
 
Michele went on the get her Nursing Degree and after having three daughters, got back into dance by taking classes at Steps on Broadway, Broadway Dance Center, Bucks County Dance Center and Koresh Dance Company. With two of her three daughters seriously studying dance, Michele returned to teaching and choreography. She was introduced to Pilates and immediately fell in love. Michele is passionate about Pilates because of the attention to proper body alignment and core strengthening – consistent with dance.
 
Michele is certified in both Mat and Reformer (IMX) Pilates, Balanced Body Pilates, Balanced Body Barre and aerobics (STRIDE). She enjoys teaching students of all ages and loves to share her passion for dance and pilates with those in her class. Michele also teaches jazz dance at Philadelphia Dance Theatre.

Stephanie Boothman

 
After starting at Twister’s back in 2015, Stephanie loved the idea of being instructed through a full body workout in an hour. Once she attended her first class, she become obsessed and continued her practice up through January 2017, where she completed her Barre Teacher Training through Twisters.

Stephanie hopes to pass this love of Barre onto her clients with a combination of fun, upbeat music along with cardio and strength training to help others become their best selves! In addition to teaching at Twisters, Stephanie is also a Finance Manager for a Toy Company in Plymouth Meeting.

Alyssa Beerger

 
~ Barre Instructor
 
Alyssa was exposed to dance at a very young age, and instantly fell in love with the arts. She studied Classical Ballet from age 5-15 at a local Ballet school in Chestnut hill, and then became interested in musical theatre and classical singing. Alyssa followed her passion for singing, and attended Loyola University of New Orleans receiving a Bachelor’s of Music from Loyola in 2011. During her time in New Orleans, Alyssa would attend barre and yoga classes. She grew to love the studio lifestyle, and soon realized she wanted to teach Barre classes.
 
Alyssa completed her Balanced Body Barre certification in April of 2013 and has been teaching at Twisters ever since. Alyssa’s classes are upbeat, and set to a fast paced, pop soundtrack. Her goal is to have her students build strength, gain flexibly, confidence in themselves, and have a little fun while doing it in a friendly atmosphere.

Emily Neubert

 
Emily has joined the Twisters staff after completing her barre teacher training in January. After taking her first barre class at Twisters in 2014, Emily was immediately hooked! Barre not only fostered her childhood love of ballet and Pilates, but also helped her connect with her body to find balance, self-confidence, and inner strength.

Starting with her catchy playlists, Emily strives to create a positive and fun atmosphere, while motivating her clients to do their best. In addition to teaching barre at Twisters, Emily enjoys working with her students as a high school English teacher.
All Levels Welcome
 
 
This hybrid Barre & Pilates Mat class is a great combination class that will give you 30 Minutes of both Barre and Pilates in one fun and energizing class.

Upcoming classes:

  • Thu Jul 20 9:30 am - 10:30 am with Michele Dolaway
    at Ambler
  • Sun Jul 23 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Stephanie Boothman
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 24 9:30 am - 10:25 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 24 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 24 7:10 pm - 8:10 pm with Samantha Baer
    at Ambler
  • Tue Jul 25 9:30 am - 10:30 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Ambler
  • Wed Jul 26 8:15 am - 9:10 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Wed Jul 26 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Wed Jul 26 7:10 pm - 8:10 pm with Samantha Baer
    at Ambler
  • Thu Jul 27 9:30 am - 10:30 am with Michele Dolaway
    at Ambler
  • Sun Jul 30 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Emily Neubert
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 31 9:30 am - 10:25 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 31 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Mon Jul 31 7:10 pm - 8:10 pm with Samantha Baer
    at Ambler
  • Tue Aug 01 9:30 am - 10:30 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Ambler
  • Wed Aug 02 8:15 am - 9:10 am with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Wed Aug 02 5:45 pm - 6:45 pm with Alyssa Beerger
    at Erdenheim
  • Wed Aug 02 7:10 pm - 8:10 pm with Samantha Baer
    at Ambler
  • Thu Aug 03 9:30 am - 10:30 am with Michele Dolaway
    at Ambler
  • Sun Aug 06 8:30 am - 9:30 am with Stephanie Boothman
    at Erdenheim