Hoop For A Better Tomorrow, Rhinebeck

Author: Holly J Coley Hello Hooping Ashley Gannon spins round as she twirls a brightly colored hula hoop like it’s a natural extension of her body. She reminds you of an acrobat and like any good performer, she smiles the entire time, each move flowing to the next like a dance. She makes it look…

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Hanging Around at Hudson Valley Pole Arts in Kingston

I’ve always been intrigued by dancers, the exotic kind in particular. While others have seen them as purveyors of the salacious, I’ve seen them as models of grace, beauty and strength. I ask you, can you spin yourself like a ballerina while upside down or give the illusion you’re walking on air, a metal rod…

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