Our Mission: To provide empowering, educational, and enjoyable fitness for every body.
Our instructors are fitness professionals, pole dance artists, and educators who care deeply about your journey. Whatever your goal, we are here to help you achieve it. In addition to highly personalized, one-on-one training, we offer a wide range of fun, informed, and engaging pole dance and fitness classes. We are also committed to supporting and nourishing our community, especially Queer folks, by providing low-cost facilities for marginalized teachers and performers, hosting local art and movement events, and donating to LGBTQIA organizations.
Jessica Owner/Head Instructor
About Jessica/Jynx Jessica is a certified personal trainer, corrective exercise specialist, and professional pole dancer with over 8 years of teaching experience. As a non-binary fitness professional with a weight neutral and trauma informed training approach, Jessica strives to help create safer fitness spaces for humans of all sizes, abilities, and gender identities. Jessica founded Gilded Studio to share their passion for pole dance and movement in an environment where folks can feel free to express their authentic selves. In addition to being a certified personal trainer, Jessica is also a professional burlesque performer and drag king who is active in the Boston LGBTQ+ community.
About Saint Saint Anique is a multi disciplined Queer Performance Artist specializing in Burlesque, Drag, Aerial, Sideshow, Erotic Dancing,and Fire Performing. They are here in Boston for the summer to complete their 200 hour Yoga teaching certification (Vinyasa & Hatha). Saint began performing in Boston's Drag and Burlesque Scenes 6 years ago and later moved out to Las Vegas Nevada where they developed a head over heels passion for Pole and the Aerial Arts. As someone with no formal dance/performance, gymnastics, or athletics background growing up, Saint hopes to show people that "just showing up" is all you really need to get started.
About Kiana Kiana is a queer & body positive fat BIPOC with a passion for all body inclusion. She is the rockstar who coordinates studio bookings and scheduling as well as Gilded's customer service specialist. When not a the studio, Kiana enjoys collecting stuffed animals and cuddling her cats.