Abs & Booty


This class is taught by:

Talia Marino

Talia Marino, a Miami native, began her dance training at the age of 6. After making top 25 female on SYTYCD, she moved to Los Angeles. In LA she performed in The Toledo Show, Charo’s Back-Up dancer, and a promo for Nip Tuck Season 6. Talia was part of thr original cast of Cirque du Soleil’s “Viva Elvis”. And performed on Dancing with the Stars, SYTYCD, Jerry Lewis Telethon, Strictly Come Dancing in England, and is in Cirque du Soleil’s 3D movie “Worlds Away”. After the closing of Viva Elvis, she performed at The Act Las Vegas in the Palazzo. Talia then moved to Macau to be a feature performer in the show “Taboo”. She traveled throughout Hong Kong, China, and South Africa performing her art forms. Talia rejoined with Cirque du Soleil for the MJ Immortal World Tour. Recently, Talia has been performing in “Zombie Burlesque” at Planet Hollywood. Watch Talia in action here: www.youtube.com/watch?v=m6HszfDXdCg

Leysan Gayazova

Leysan Gayazova trained at the Circus School of Kazan specializing in aerial hoop, rope and tissue. She has won awards at the Moscow Festival and Festival Mondial du Cirque de Demain. Prior to performing for Cirque du Soleil, she performed with the Russian circus “Ros Gos Cirque” for 2 years. She performed for Cirque du Soleil in the touring shows Amaluna and Varekai. In addition to teaching aerial hoop and flexibility at Shine, she also coaches corde lisse, and contortion.

Jamilla Deville


Jamilla Deville comes from a background in dance, as well as adagio, trapeze and silks. Jamilla started pole in 2000 and was one of the industry’s first professional instructors. Having claimed the original title of Miss Pole Dance Australia, she went on to create the International Pole Federation, as well as the first volumes of The Art of Pole DVD Collection. Known as “the pole dancers bible”, The Art of Pole has expanded into a top-selling series of 8 DVDs which continues to influence both students and teachers globally. From 2009-2011 Jamilla was awarded International Instructor of the Year from the IPDFA as well as Pole Dance International Magazine. Jamilla is the face of X-Pole Australia and represents the brand at events internationally. Most recently she won the United Pole Artists Pro Poler of the Year 2014 award. She has toured internationally for over five years. For more info: www.jamilla.com.au/
Abs&Booty is a half hour of intense core work. Set on a upbeat music, you’ll work your entire core to help sculpt the body,enhance abdominal definition and stability. This class is a must for any fitness enthusiast needing to strengthen the stabilizer muscles. Improve tone not just in gluts and abs, but also in your lower back, quads, hamstrings, and inner thighs!

This class is for all fitness levels, and it is a great way to fit a quick but challenging workout into your busy day. This mat work will give you the bottom half you've always wanted.

In 30 min You get EVERYTHING you need!

Level: Open

Recommended Attire: Short sleeve or long sleeve shirt (please no tank tops), yoga pants or capris. You will remove shoes and jewelry prior to class.


Upcoming classes:

  • Thu Mar 30 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm with Talia Marino
  • Sun Apr 02 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm with Leysan Gayazova
  • Mon Apr 03 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Tue Apr 04 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Thu Apr 06 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm with Talia Marino
  • Sun Apr 09 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm with Leysan Gayazova
  • Mon Apr 10 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Tue Apr 11 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Thu Apr 13 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm with Sheila Joy Burford
  • Sun Apr 16 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm with Leysan Gayazova
  • Mon Apr 17 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Tue Apr 18 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Thu Apr 20 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm with Sheila Joy Burford
  • Sun Apr 23 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm with Leysan Gayazova
  • Mon Apr 24 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Tue Apr 25 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Thu Apr 27 5:00 pm - 5:30 pm with Sheila Joy Burford
  • Sun Apr 30 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm with Leysan Gayazova
  • Mon May 01 6:30 pm - 7:00 pm with Jamilla Deville
  • Tue May 02 7:00 pm - 7:30 pm with Jamilla Deville