Category Archives: Pole Dancing FAQs

Which Pole Dancing Pole Is Right for You

It is also possible to get standard pole dancing poles that glow and these poles have LED lighting that makes them look attractive. There are portable dance poles which have many of the same advantages as a standard dance pole. First of all not everyone sees the positive side of pole dancing so it definitely is not something that you want someone seeing around your house. With the portable dance pole it lets you to put up the pole when it is needed and then easily take […]

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Where Did Pole Dancing Come From

Some have asserted this to be the origin of modern striptease, but other influences may have come from Parisian times and the Moulin Rouge striptease through to Middle east belly dancing and Yank burlesque. Another idea of where pole dance actually started is associated to the Maypole. The earliest recorded pole dance was in 1968 with a performance by Belle Jangles at Mugwump strip joint in Oregon. Present-day’s pole dancing fever is thought to have started in Canada in the 1980’s in exotic table dancing and lap […]

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Can Pole Dancing Be Empowering

Empowerment: refers to increasing the spiritual, political, social or economic strength of individuals and communities. It often involves the empowered developing confidence in their own capacities. Marginalization: refers to the overt or covert trends within societies whereby those perceived as lacking desirable traits or deviating from the group norms tend to be excluded by wider society and ostracized as undesirables. Let’s start with empowerment. How does pole dancing strengthen individuals and communities? Economically, women in the pole dancing community are 1) starting their own businesses through teaching, […]

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