About Us

The mission of Alter Ego Pole Fitness & Wellness Studio is to promote self-esteem, fitness and overall wellness among our clients. Our studio is dedicated to beginners who want to learn the basic art of pole dancing, get fit, meet new friends and have some sexy fun! Exoctic fitness is a new form of exercise that is highly enjoyable, a great way to get in shape and an even greater way to build self confidence. Let us help you discover your alter egol!

Caprice Burrell - C.E.O. & Chief Instructor

 

Caprice Burrell is the personality behind Alter-Ego Pole Fitness & Wellness Studio. As an accredited actress (SAG/AFTRA), recording artist and commercial print model, pole fitness gave Caprice another outlet to express her creativity. And express it she has! For almost 8 years, Caprice put in hard work and diligent dedication under the tutelage of some of the best pole instructors in the NYC area (learning one “pole trick” at a time) which helped her to discover her own pole identity accentuating sass, style and technique. Caprice believes that “It’s not just about poling but the person behind the pole” and she has promised to provide an encouraging supportive environment where everyone feels right at home while sharing the passion of pole that she loves so much. Caprice has performed in pole showcases, made appearances at different pole studios, and hosted hundreds of bachelorette/birthday parties for women. Caprice continues to evolve as a pole fitness athlete sharing all of her new skills with others.

 

Alter Ego was established to give people within the Hoboken, NJ area a venue to get together to learn pole while bringing their fitness and self-esteem level to new heights. Alter Ego is also about spreading the love within the pole community as well. We welcome all pole dons and divas to come and share with us!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our Instructors

All of our instructors love teaching and are committed to nutruring our students to their highest potential, whatever the fitness level from beginner to advanced, or whatever the goal, we at Alter Ego make sure all students are safe and have fun in every class.

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Melody

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Jungle Cat - Jungle Cat is from North Carolina, he is a self-taught Pole Artist who has been poling for 4+ years. He has competed in many competitions and performed in several pole showcases throughout the USA. His Bold daring style of pole dancing is well respected and sought after throughout the pole community! Jungle Cat  has recently appeared on "America's Got Talent". 

  

Star - Star fell in love with the fitness and sassy sides of pole dance for the first time at Alter Ego Pole Fitness in 2011. With a passion for sharing her love of pole, she began teaching others how to become fit, confident, and embrace their inner Diva. Pole has been transformative for Star as she has been able to learn, teach, perform, and network with other amazing pole artist, and even get back into shape via pole after having her first child. Star is known for her strength and sensual movements. Her goal is to work with others to improve their strength, self-esteem and confidence, and love of self via pole. 

Nita B. - Began pole dancing in 2010 when she developed an interest in sexy/exotic style movement. With a background in cheerleading, modern, jazz, and hip-hop, she grew an addiction to this form of dance that allowed her to incorporate all genres. She is known for her strength, power moves, and sexy/sassy performance style. As a mom, she understands the process of getting back in shape, creating and maintaining a fitness regimen, and bringing your sexy back. Certified in ElevatEd Pole Level 1 and 2 Instruction, she is always eager to share this artform with new students, proving to them why pole dance is so fun and addictive! 

Sabine D. - Discovered pole fitness about four years ago. Due to a stress fracture in her foot she was forced to stop dancing and decided to continue her training in the air - with Pole Fitness. She has won national and international championships and has trained in Germany, England, France and in the U.S.   She has studied classical ballet, modern, jazz, theater dance and aerial and has performed in numerous dance and musical theater shows. Last year Sabine appeared on national T.V. as a Pole Fitness “mom”, inspiring other women with children to keep their bodies fit and in shape, and to enjoy their femininity.  In spring 2011 she became a certified X-Pert Pole Fitness Instructor in NYC.

Kara - Bio Coming Soon! 

Aaysha – Is from Irvington, New Jersey. She has been poling for 8 years on and off (she took some time off to start a family as well as rehab from a shoulder injury. Her career outside of pole is teaching children, She enjoys pole dance because it allows her to be creative and express myself while achieving my weight moss goals. Aaysha’s future plans in pole are to continue to learn, train, inspire and teach thru the art of pole dancing.

 

Zhani – Is from East Orange, New Jersey. She has been poling on and off for the last 8 years and even taught aerial dance for a few years! Her career outside of pole is she has a pet sitting business,. She enjoys pole dance because It feels good to just let go and let your body move! When you’re on the pole your defying gravity Her future plans in pole is to have my own aerial studio or have private clients I give lessons to as well as competitions.

Charu – Is originally from Delhi, India but has been living in Jersey for 3 years now! She has been poling over a year Her career outside of pole:  I work as a Lead Data Scientist for a financial firm in NYC. She enjoys the workout pole brings, it's incredibly challenging, creative, fun and rewarding and also makes her feel strong and beautiful.

Kyla Grodzka - Kyla has been doing pole fitness for 4 years. She loves it because you can use muscles that you never knew you had, and it is an awesome workout without feeling like a typical gym workout. You are able to be in tune with your body/mind. Pole fitness has made her stronger, leaner, flexible, and sensual. She is very patient and excellent with pole virgins

Gigi - Gigi is originally from Jersey City, New Jersey. She is a new pole student and has been poling consistently or about a year. Her career outside of pole is a Business Analyst. She enjoys pole dance for the fun and fitness aspects of it. Her future plans in pole consist of teaching others and performing.

Melody - Bio Coming Soon!

Brittney - My name is Brittney, I am from Newark NJ. I have been pole dancing less than a year but am progressing very quickly with this art. Pole sparked my interest since I was a trained dancer since the third grade. I graduated from Arts High School focusing on dance and have had many accomplishments including being one of the winners of the Star Ledger Scholarship. I started pole dancing to try something that was fun but challenging. I enjoy learning new techniques and being able to share my knowledge with other inspiring dancers. Not only have I fallen in love with pole dancing, but I have also fallen in love with the artistry of the technique.

 

Hallee - Bio Coming Soon! 

 

Talent  Available For Hire

All of our Instructors are available for hire for tasteful, artistic and sophisticated events including photo shoots, video shoots and off-site performance functions. Our instructors are NOT available for hire for adult entertainment purposes. Please call or email for hourly rate