Welcome to British Pole Dance Academy - Staffordshire

Learn the Beautiful Art of Pole Dancing in one of the largest, well equipped and most respected aerial dance studios in Europe.


If you want to learn how to pole dance - there simply is no better place to come.

Located in Burslem, Stoke on Trent and founded by Deb Riley -  one of the UK’s leading Pole Dancers and Instructors, The British Pole Dance Academy are a team of highly professional experienced instructors who are friendly and patient.



Private Tuition and Group Courses


We have group courses which are fantastic for meeting new like-minded friends or private tuition which means you get an instructor all to yourself.  This can be either on your own or with a group of friends to reduce costs.  Private tuition will be tailored to your requirements.  Group courses are a structured syllabus


It doesn't matter if you have never touched a pole before. There's never a shortage of poles too, with 30 static and spinning in an area of over 3000 sq ft, you'll always get the best hands-on expererience


So whether you're looking for a new way to get fit, or you just want to be more body confident, there is always a class to suit you - no matter what shape or size.


Private classes can be in: Pole Dancing, Aerial Hoop, Silks, Lap Dancing, Burlesque, Flexibility to learn the splits & more.

Miss Pole Dance UK 2016 opening act

Devised and choreographed at British Pole Dance Academy

You can find us conveniently located just a ten minute drive from Junction 16 on the M6 and close to Hanley, Newcastle Under Lyme, Congleton and Crewe, Cheshire.


Our students come from miles around, often from all over the UK, Europe and even further afield.  Such is the enthusiasm, passion and love for pole!


Once you try pole, you will get hooked!