Wet Barre (Cardio!) {Quickie}


This class is taught by:

Amanda R Robinson

Amanda is a New Jersey native, who began training in dance at the age of 3 and teaching the discipline at her local dance studio at the age of 13. During her teens, Amanda also studied classical ballet and pointe at the training school for the New York City Ballet, The School of American Ballet. During this time, she was casted as a member of George Balanchine’s, “The Nutcracker” and “A Mid-Summer Night’s Dream.” Amanda continued to dance throughout her college years on the nationally ranked TCNJ Dance Team, where she was captain her senior year. Currently, Amanda is a 3rd year veteran as an NBA Dancer for the Brooklyn Nets and has had the privilege to represent the brand performing overseas in eight countries including China, Italy, Brazil, Turkey, London, Spain, Jamaica, and Singapore. Performing over the years, Amanda has realized not only how important health and fitness is to her dance career, but also to everyday life. She understands conditioning on machines at the gym is not for everyone, including herself, and has found that Barre is an awesome total body workout that she cannot wait to share with you!

Amber Hirsch

Amber Hirsch graduated from the University of the Arts with a BFA in Dance Performance. In addition to her passion for dance, she has always had an interest in health and fitness and began to explore how the two can be brought together. In 2002, her journey into the fitness industry began as she immersed herself in learning as much as possible through different certifications and life experiences. Some of these certifications include NASM, AFAA, Practical Pliates, Spin and Scwinn. In 2010, her career found the perfect balance of dance and fitness when she began instructing at Local Barre and is now loving her position as President.

Andrea Ellis

Andrea Ellis was born and raised in New Jersey where she began dancing at the age of three. Throughout high school she studied dance extensively at Somerset County Vocational & Technical High School’s gifted and talented dance program, New Jersey Dance Theater Ensemble and New Jersey School of Ballet. Graduating from Montclair State University cum laude, she earned a BA in Communications with a minor in Dance. She is currently a member of Ariel Rivka Dance and Kaleidoscope Dance Theatre. Andrea is eager to bring her passion for dance and fitness to Local Barre!

Olivia Bernardo

Olivia fell in love with cycling years ago as the ultimate way to de-stress and get those happy endorphins pumping. Prior to joining Wheelhaus Bikegarten, she instructed at the University of Miami (FL), the New York Sports Club, and the Bobbi Brown-owned 3Sixty Cycling Studio in Montclair, New Jersey. She is a certified instructor with Mad Dogg Athletics Spinning and Schwinn Indoor Cycling. Since her college days, Olivia has spent her years working in NYC at three of the top fashion magazines in the world. Still she maintains an intense passion for teaching, which is evident in her instructing style: she loves to transform newbies and avid riders into Wheelhaus powerhauses!

Charlotte Richman

Charlotte loves all things fitness and health. Born and raised in uptown Hoboken, Charlotte was thrilled to see Local Barre make waves in the community when it first opened and has been attending classes for years. When the opportunity arose to become a Barretender, Charlotte couldn’t wait to get started. Growing up as a dancer, competitive swimmer and yogi, Charlotte has formed a deep connection with her body’s strength and flexibility and looks forward to sharing a Barre or Night Cap class with you. Some of Charlotte’s physical and athletic accomplishments include: a proclamation from the Mayor of the City of Hoboken for outstanding state-wide rankings in the 100 yard butterfly and 50 yard freestyle, High Tech High School Dance Department ‘Dancer of the Year’ Award (North Bergen, NJ), dancing professionally in New York and Los Angeles, the design, production and world-wide release of a fitness and mindset App called Fit, Flexible & Fabulous, and is 200-hour Hatha Yoga Certified from City Yoga in Los Angeles. As a graduate of University of Chicago with a double major in Linguistics and International Relations, Charlotte is enthusiastic about communication, business and travel, but health and movement still come first! She looks forward to meeting you in class soon!
A mixture of barre exercises, yoga, weight training, HIIT and core strengthening techniques. Be prepared for a challenging amount of plank runs, lunges, kicks and pulses. Grab an extra towel and try out our newest, SWEATIEST class yet. Sneakers are required. This class runtime is 45 minutes.

Upcoming classes:

  • Thu Aug 17 6:45 am - 7:30 am with Amanda R Robinson
    at Uptown
  • Thu Aug 17 8:45 am - 9:30 am with Amber Hirsch
    at West
  • Sat Aug 19 10:15 am - 11:00 am with Amber Hirsch
    at Uptown
  • Mon Aug 21 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm with Andrea Ellis
    at West
  • Tue Aug 22 6:00 am - 6:45 am with Olivia Bernardo
    at West
  • Tue Aug 22 8:45 am - 9:30 am with Amanda R Robinson
    at West
  • Wed Aug 23 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm with Andrea Ellis
    at Uptown
  • Thu Aug 24 6:45 am - 7:30 am with Amanda R Robinson
    at Uptown
  • Thu Aug 24 8:45 am - 9:30 am with Amber Hirsch
    at West
  • Sat Aug 26 10:15 am - 11:00 am with Amber Hirsch
    at Uptown
  • Mon Aug 28 5:15 pm - 6:00 pm with Charlotte Richman
    at Uptown
  • Mon Aug 28 7:30 pm - 8:15 pm with Jennifer V Valdora
    at West
  • Tue Aug 29 6:00 am - 6:45 am with Olivia Bernardo
    at West
  • Tue Aug 29 8:45 am - 9:30 am with Amanda R Robinson
    at West
  • Wed Aug 30 7:15 pm - 8:00 pm with Andrea Ellis
    at Uptown
  • Thu Aug 31 6:45 am - 7:30 am with Amanda R Robinson
    at Uptown
  • Thu Aug 31 8:45 am - 9:30 am with Amber Hirsch
    at West