Get ready to shake things up with Skinnygirl this summer at Water Street Pops! Join us every Monday from 5:30-7pm, July 15-August 26th at The Elevated Acre at 55 Water Street for a FREE Zumba Fitness class and try the new Skinnygirl Nutrition Bars. We'll dance away the stress of the workday as the sun sets on the Hudson. Let's make fitness fun this summer, Skinnygirl style. Sampling of products begins at 5:30pm and Zumba class begins at 6:15pm. This class is FREE and RSVP is not required, only suggested. Tweet about it: #skinnygirlsummer #wspops
Featuring the Best Zumba Instructors in NYC
Edmee Cherdieu d'Alexis, Master Zumba Instructor "Best Zumba Instructors of 2012"
Originally from the French island of Guadeloupe, Edmee started dancing at a very young age and perfected her training at the Alvin Ailey Dance School after her move to New York City. Edmee has been involved in fitness for the past 10 years, teaching at top New York City facilities, and she recognizes Zumba as an opportunity for people to become physically active; it is fun and simple enough that students at any fitness level can not only participate, but get an effective cardio vascular workout as well.
Irena Meletiou, Master Zumba Instructor "Best Zumba Instructors of 2012"
Irena Meletiou has rendered her own unique style and vision, which is sought after by celebrities to recording artists to royalty. She has danced and assisted choreography for Chris Willis, was a featured dancer in VH1's reality show with Salt-N-Peppa; danced at KTU's Beatstock, and has been featured in music videos with known artists such as Mary J Blige. She received formal training at Alvin Ailey, Ballet Arts, and Broadway Dance Center and is certified in Zumba Basic 1, Zumba Basic 2, Catwalk Confidence, ISTD Modern, and Masala Bhangra. Currently teaching at Z Club NY, Reebok Sports Club, Sports Club /LA, New York Sports Clubs, and running her own Zumba classes and Zumba Master Classes, Irena is considered one of the most motivational, successful, and talented Zumba instructors in NYC.
Danielle is a NYC native who has been dancing her entire life. She spent her early dance career in competitive dance but later moved to professional training at Broadway Dance Center and Steps on Broadway. She currently choreographs and performs original off-Broadway musicals with PiPE DREAM Theatre in NY. Danielle was licensed in Zumba 3 years ago, and her life hasn’t been the same since! Her class is a high-energy, fun-filled experience that explores every genre Zumba has to offer.
Jamie started dancing at 3, with an eternal love for music and movement. She received dance training in a variety of styles in her hometown, Rochester, New York. In college, she was a member of the Buffalo Jills Cheerleading Squad, and also danced and choreographed competitively. She became involved with Zumba in 2009 and was ecstatic to find a way to channel her inner creativity and passion for dance and fitness into a program she could share with the world. She moved to NYC in 2010, and teaches at the top fitness facilities in Manhattan and the surrounding area.
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