Workshops & Series Classes

Intro to Sultry Pole 6 Week Series

with Elizabeth Huntley starting Wednesday February 13th 7:30pm

This series is perfect for the absolute beginning pole student who is curious about the sultry side of pole dance! By the end of this series, students will be ready to attend any of our Pole 2+ drop in classes – Pole Fitness 2/3, Sultry Pole, Pole Fluidity, Pole Spin-eography. Students will learn our pole fitness level 1 curriculum in its entirety – with a sultry flair – in this series plus learning beginning floor work and pole dance skills and tricks.

This series meets every Wednesday 7:30pm starting on February 13th 2019 – ending on March 20th. $60 for the full series, sign up today from your student account at

Intro to Pole Fitness 6 Week Series

starts Monday February 4th, 2019 7:15pm

with Conner Hall

This 6 week intro to pole series is perfect for the absolute beginning pole student! This series takes students through our entire level 1 pole curriculum. Once this series is completed students are able to take any of our Pole 2 level classes like Sultry Pole, Pole Fluidity, Spin-eography, and Pole Fitness 2/3. This series meets on Mondays 7:15pm starting February 4th and ending March 11th. $60 for this series.


Wednesday February 6th, 2019


Intermediate – Advanced – 6pm – 90 minutes – $50

Jax loves splits and spreadies! Some splits are ‘fake’ and some require a bit of flexibility. This workshop is for splits of every level and will leave you wanting to integrate more split-tastic poses and shapes in your own flows! From Jade to BackSplit and even drops from on -pole poses – you will be splitting all over the place!

**Students must be able to climb, invert and execute leg hangs comfortably.


Intermediate – Advanced – 7:45pm – 90 minutes – $50

Jax is known for her freestyles but has some favorite go-to moves! The elusive ‘Arched Butterfly’, ‘Caterpillar Drop’, “Nosebreaker’ and more of Jax’s favorite poses and transitions are in this workshop! This workshop can involved splits, drops, individual poses and everything in-between!

**Students must be able to climb, invert and execute leg hangs comfortably.


Jax Spencer is a self-taught pole dancer with 11+ years experience on the pole and is the owner of The Pole Academy in Greenville, South Carolina. Jax found pole happily by accident and has been involved with teaching, hosting, and traveling ever since! She is known for her freestyle flow, slinky transitions and her love of splits. With no background experience or flexibility, Jax is proof that anyone can find the passion of pole dance and her studio has a theme: TheraPole! She is a PSO Unicorn & Judge, creator of the Facebook group “You Know When You’re A Poler When…”, certified XPERT Trainer and avid performer.


American Dance Club Benefit Show // Guest Performer

The Pole Academy Student Showcase 2016 & 2017 // 2 Solo PerformancesMetal Pole Mayhem 2017 & 2018 // Showcase

International Pole Convention 2017 // Up & Coming Stars Showcase

Pole 4 A Purpose 2017 // Charity Showcase

International Pole Convention 2018 // Sexy Showcase

Pole Expo 2018 // PSO Demo Performer


XPERT Pole Fitness // Level 1/2 PSO Unicorn & Judge

First Aid Certified

11+ Years Teaching Experience


Facebook: @Jaxpole & @JaxSpencerPole (athlete page) Instagram: @ Jaxpole

Twitter: @JaxPoleSpencer

Youtube: Jax Spencer

Empyrean Arts now offers a complete Beginning and Intermediate Level Aerial Arts Teacher Training through Aradia Fitness USA!

Heather Poole and Waverly Jones co-teach the aerial arts teacher training on Silks and Lyra currently. Training is held at Aradia Fitness in Cary, North Carolina or at your studio location. This training will provide you with beginning or intermediate level aerial curriculum’s, one total body beginning or intermediate level warm up, conditioning exercises and level ups for good student progression, introduction to aerial rigging information, and how to be an effective teacher for your students.

For more information and to register email Dakota Fox at