S Factor New York      

Studios A-B-C   
235 West 23rd Street
Between 7th & 8th Ave
New York, NY 10011


(212) 989-8030

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Upcoming Events

  1. 5/3/14: Kicked It In Heels
  2. SFNY teams up with Kicked It In Heels to bring you a brave and beautiful event honoring breast cancer survivors.

  3. 5/6/14: Common Sense CPR Workshop
  4. SFNY's first-ever CPR Adult Workshop! Learn life-saving skills with a common sense approach style taught by Vanessa J. Anton, in the comfort of our studio.

  5. Now Thru 5/17/14: Moms Rule!
  6. To celebrate Mother's Day, we're having a beautiful special on S Factor Private Lessons, DVDs, and Sheila Kelley's book.

  7. 5/30 & 6/1/14: Erotic Creature Playground
  8. Deepen your awareness, Immerse in your senses, Discover nuances. The two-day, 8-hour, mind-blowing, Erotic Creature Playground. For Levels 4 and up.

  9. Ongoing: BFF Gift Cards
  10. What's a better gift than S Factor?? None that we can think of. Pick up free Introductory class gift cards at the SFNY Front Desk to bestow upon your deserving friends!

  11. Ongoing: Open Pole
  12. Pole practice time open to all women.

  13. Ongoing: Super Pole
  14. S Factor's pole vision quest for all levels. Watch a quick video of the moves you'll learn. Click here for Super Pole I and here for Super Pole II!

  15. Ongoing: Pure Dance II
  16. A rich river of body bliss dance exploration using the S Factor Routine or free dancing.

  17. Ongoing: Private Pure Dance Class
  18. Grab the girls and Dance! Dance! Dance! 90 minutes of Pure Privacy!!

  19. 10/25 - 10/28/14: The S Factor Jamaica Retreat w/ Sheila Kelley
  20. Come experience the awesome body language of S Factor feminine movement in the sun, sand and surf at the Half Moon RockResort in Montego Bay, Jamaica.

Common Sense CPR

@ S Factor New York
Tuesday, May 6th
4pm - 5:30pm

  • In this 90-minute course you'll learn essential adult CPR techniques, choking rescue methods, how to use an AED, when to call 911, how to get them to respond quicker, and common mistakes when calling.
  • Demos and interactive discussions on basic first aid, plus heart attack and stroke symptom lessons will make you feel safer.
  • Leave with take-home materials, plus a ton of confidence.
  • If you've been seeking certification, an additional online portion may be added at no extra cost.
  • Your instructor Vanessa has worked with families as a doula, childbirth educator, breastfeeding consultant, and parenting educator since 1994. After completing her medical training in the emergency care field, she embarked on making CPR more accessible to families, and started Common Sense CPR in 2010. Among her many credentials, Vanessa is a Certified Childbirth Educator, Certified Doula, Board Certified Holistic Health Practitioner and America Heart Association B.L.S. Instructor.

Cost: $90

Attendees: Everyone!

RSVP: Call 212-989-8030, see the Front Desk, or sign up online.

Erotic Creature Playground

@ S Factor New York
Friday, May 30th
5pm - 9pm
Sunday, June 1st
4pm - 8pm

  • Small Class Size
  • Two days full of fun and challenging exercises to wake up and indulge your Erotic Creature.
  • A guided exploration with extended class time to explore classic and personalized assignments.
  • Specialty items for each attendee.

Cost: $440 for Two Days/8 Hrs

Attendees: Levels 4+ / Limited Capacity

RSVP: Call 212-989-8030, see the Front Desk, or sign up online.

Kicked It In Heels

@ S Factor New York
Saturday, May 3rd
3:30pm - 5:30pm

  • Are you or is someone you know a brave, beautiful, breast cancer survivor? Email Heather at hwalther@sfactor.com your survivor story, and learn how you can be a part of this inspiring event.
  • Join us in honoring this phenomenally strong circle of female guest speakers. Come be inspired, uplifted and strengthened by their heart-warming stories, and enjoy food, drink, and raffles.
  • Founded in 2012, Kicked It In Heels is a non-profit organization dedicated to furthering the end of breast cancer health care disparities by focusing on survivors, specifically women of color and young women, as they transition back into their day-to-day lives. Their mission is to encourage lifestyle adjustments and dialogue, and provide navigational services and workshops focused on fitness, beauty and wellness.

Cost: Complimentary

Attendees: All Women

RSVP: SFactor.com/KickedItInHeels

Moms Rule!

@ S Factor New York
Now Thru
Saturday, May 17th

  • Indulge. Deserve. Discover. Uncover. Treat yourself. Take a 1-Hour S Factor New York Private Lesson at an incredible rate - only $150 (reg $200). Makes a perfect Mother's Day present!
  • Or share your Private Lesson with your mom, daughter, or other favorite woman in your life. Private Duets are on special for $250 (reg $300).
  • $59.95 (reg $120.80) S Factor 3-Set DVDs/Sheila Kelley's Book, The S Factor: Strip Workouts for Every Woman.
  • Expires 5/17/14. Schedule Privates by 7/31/14

Cost: $50 off Privates, Over $60 off Media.

Attendees: Everyone

RSVP: Call 212-989-8030 or see the Front Desk to buy and schedule Privates. Visit our in-studio boutique to purchase books and DVDs.

Holiday Private Special

@ S Factor New York
Now Thru
Tuesday, December 31st

  • Precious time for just you and your teacher to focus on whatever movement you desire. 
  • Sales ends 12/31/2013. Redeemed by 2/28/14.

Cost: $150 (original price $200)

Attendees: All Women 

RSVP: Call Noelle at 212.989.8030 Ext. 19, see the Front Desk, or email nprideaux@sfactor.com.

Holiday Party Special

@ S Factor New York
Sunday, December 1st
Thru Friday, January 31st

  • Celebrate S-style! 25% Off Regular Priced SFNY Private Parties when you purchase during December 2013 or January 2014!
  • 6 Person Party Minimum

Cost: $45 pp (reg $60 pp)

Attendees: All Women 

RSVP: Call Noelle at 212.989.8030 Ext. 19, see the Front Desk, or email nprideaux@sfactor.com.

BFF Gift Cards

@ S Factor New York

  • We have free Introductory class gift cards available for you at the Front Desk. 2 per student while supplies last. Expires 3/1/2014.
  • S is the gift that keep on giving! When your friends sign up for Level 1, you'll receive $40 credits to use toward your own package.

Cost: Free

Attendees: All Students

RSVP: See the Front Desk!

S Lap Dance

@ S Factor New York

  • 2-Hour Lap Dance I: Just-Miss Kiss & Nuzzle, Body Slide, Flirt and more jaw-droppingly gorgeous techniques to make you feel like a goddess. All Levels welcome. Click your date of choice to register.

    Stay tuned for dates!

  • 2-Hour Lap Dance II: Somersault Mount, Chair Rocking Cat, Top & Bottom Reveals, and more sizzling hot techniques to make you feel like a goddess. Levels 4+ welcome. Click your date of choice to register.

    Stay tuned for dates!

Cost: $65 for 2 hours

Attendees: All Women


RSVP: Call 212.989.8030, see the Front Desk, or click your date of choice in the above description.

The S Factor Jamaica Retreat
w/ Sheila Kelley

@ Half Moon RockResort
Montego Bay, Jamaica
Saturday, October 25th
Thru Tuesday, October 28th

  • An extended weekend experience in quintessential S Factor movement and philosophy hosted by the one and only Sheila Kelley
  • Experience true luxury on the curvealicious shoreline of Montego Bay, Jamaica amidst the Half Moon RockResort's gorgeous island gardens, wildlife nature reserve, and stunning Villas, each with its own private pool and personal chef
  • An awakening of your feminine through Erotic Creature journeying, lyrical pole dancing, and consciousness stirring adventures beyond your imagination
  • All day classes, talks and workshops with Sheila Kelley, experienced S Factors teachers, and special surprise guests
  • Exclusive S Factor Retreat events, dinners, activities and excursions
  • Retreat Gift Bag with coveted swag designed only for retreat women
  • S Factor Retreats raise the bar of the Erotic Creature journey to an unprecedented level beyond the studio, out into the world.
Cost: $4195 PIF, $4695 Payment Plan
Attendees:   All Women
RSVP: Call 323-330-1863, email bbachman@sfactor.com, or go to SFactor.com/Retreat

Body By S

@ S Factor New York

  • This intense workout will complement and aid you through your journey classes by fine-tuning your instrument (body), through the use of mindful strengthening and stretching exercise. Experience the exhilaration of awakening and deepening your muscular exertion, of breathing and surrendering while gaining flexibility and stamina.
  • From the floor to the pole, students will work all major muscle groups essential to all S classes. Class will consist of exercises that will awaken, strengthen, lengthen and challenge the body, all while maintaining an awareness of brain and body connections with a deeper emphasis on the physicality and technical aspects of each movement.  
  • Major muscle groups covered:
    • Core (including the back and shoulder connection as well as abdominals)
    • Hips (focusing on flexibility and opening)
    • Legs (the whole shebang...quads, hamstrings, adductors, abductors, calves, ankles, feet)
    • Arms (and the relationship to the core - shoulders, biceps, triceps, wrists and grip)

  • Classes are Wednesdays at 7am, Thursdays at 1pm, Fridays at 7:30pm, and Saturdays at 2pm!
Cost: $30
Attendees:   All Women
RSVP: You can schedule these classes by logging into your Student Center or calling us at 212.989.8030. We know you're going to love them!!!! 

SFNY Lap Dance
Master Workshop

@ S Factor New York
Saturday, February 8th
4pm - 8pm

  • Fresh ideas, new moves, combinations involving pole and chair, plus much, much more taught by S Lap Dance Master instructor, Ilov Grate!
  • Receive a $25 credit towards your next scheduled Private Dancer!!
  • Click here for a sneak peek from Ilov herself!
  • Pre-requisite: Must have taken Lap Dance I & II or Original Series Level 4+.
Cost: $220
Attendees:   Just For Women
RSVP: Click here, call the studio at 212-989-8030, or see the Front Desk.

Pure Dance Costume Party

@ S Factor New York
Friday, November 1st
9pm - 11pm

  • Wear your best costume & bring your cameras!
  • New Level 1 sign-ups receive $100 off!
  • Student Demos
  • Refreshments
  • Pure Dance lesson for attendees!
  • Prizes and Surprises!
  • Volunteer to dance and show off to your girlfriends! Contact Heather at hwalther@sfactor.com to volunteer!
  • Raffle for Free 8-Week Session: Buy 1 ticket/$5, five tickets/$20 (on sale in-studio on 10/18)
  • For every non S woman a current student brings, you will receive a free raffle ticket for a chance to win the 8-week session!


$10 cash at the door per person

Attendees:   All Women
RSVP: Click here!

Photos In Flight

@ S Factor New York
Friday, November 8th
6pm - 7:30pm
Saturday, November 9th
4:30pm - 6pm

  • Have your beautiful dance photographed S style, then receive your retouched images on a disc for your own personal keepsake, and for you to print whichever ones you'd like! Because this is a group dance, this photo shoot is so very affordable!
  • Click here for stunning samples!!!! (Not viewable on a mobile device.)
  • Visit the Front Desk or call 212.989.8030 to reserve your spot ASAP.
  • Inquire about a Private Photos in Flight with just you and your friends!
  • Complete package ($175) includes:
    • 90-Minute Pure Dance Class & Photo Shoot taking place at the Sheila Kelley S Factor NY studio – 235 West 23rd Street 3rd Floor – Between 7th and 8th Avenue.
    • This photo shoot is structured like a Pure Dance class. After a warm-up you will have the rest of the class time to free dance with other students in small groups while the photographer, Ariana Lambdin, captures your every beautiful curve.
    • You will receive a link to a private web gallery for your review soon after the shoot. This gallery will have no less than 10, and no more than 25 images, ALL of which will be retouched by your photographer. If you choose to request additional adjustments to the retouching on any images it will be $25 per image.
    • 4 - 6 weeks after you approve your gallery you will receive all of your images on a disc, which you will be able to pick up at the S Factor studio. You may purchase additional retouched images, additional CDs, a slideshow on DVD, and other products directly through Ariana for an additional fee.
Cost: $175 for a 90-minute Pure Dance Class & Photo Session, plus a CD with 10 - 25 retouched images
Attendees:   Just For Women
RSVP: Click here to register for the November 8th date, or click here for November 9th!

Private Dancer

@ S Factor New York
June, July & August

  • This summer, book 30 minutes for just you and your lucky recipient(s)!
  • Be the master of your domain with Private Dancer, and share your EC with that someone special or a special few. This is an S Factor favorite and availability is limited. Wow your friends or entice your lover, they’ll be awed by what you’ve learned.
  • You will begin with a 10-minute warm-up guided by your teacher.
  • You will then have a 15-minute time slot of studio space to invite your guest(s) in to observe you in all your glory for 2 songs.
  • Students must come dressed and prepared to go from warm-up directly to routine. No lap dances.
  • There will be an S Teacher in the studio with you.
  • 20% discount on all boutique items.
Cost: $125
Attendees:   Male or Female Guest(s)
RSVP: Call Noelle @ 212.989.8030 Ext. 19 or
email NPrideaux@sfactor.com
(Subject: Private Dancer).

Private Pure Dance Class

@ S Factor New York

  • What’s more than a Pure Dance class...better than a party...and even more fun than a private lesson? A Private Pure Dance Class!!
  • Just for you and your friends (5 or more please) to have your blissful private time to just let your hair down, turn up the tunes and Dance!!!
  • Start with an S Factor Workout, then use the S Factor Routine to help you connect with your body, melt into your hips, and sizzle with every S step you take.
  • Reserve the time whenever space is available.
Cost: $45 for 90 Minutes
Attendees:   All Levels
RSVP: Call Noelle at 212.989.8030 to book it!

Open Pole

@ S Factor New York

  • An open space created for all women to come play with their polework. Get wild, have fun, and be free!
  • No S teacher present. Bring your iPod and a lovely Front Desk Team Ambassador will set up the stereo for you.
  • Practice safe "poling" by only attempting moves within your experience level, and not attempting to instruct or spot other students.

Cost: $15 per 1/2 hour, $25 per hour
Attendees:   Just For Women
RSVP: Call 212.989.8030 or see the Front Desk to book private time when the studio is available.

Pure Dance

@ S Factor New York


Cost: $45 for 90 minutes

Attendees:   All Women
RSVP: Call 212.989.8030 or click your date of choice in the above description.

Super Pole

@ S Factor New York


  • Super Pole I - Part I of S Factor's superior pole technique enhancement series for Level 1 and 2 Members only. A unique brand of athletic pole fitness that is exclusive to S Factor. Lessons emphasize right and left-handed pole grips, rotation balance, spinning and flying speed, standard inversions and dance flow. Appropriate for all Levels including women new to S Factor. Click your date of choice to sign up:

    Stay tuned for dates!

  • Super Pole II - Part II of S Factor's superior pole technique enhancement series for Level 3 and 4 Members only. Lessons emphasize spinning and flying speed control, seamless multiple pole trick combinations, spinning inversions, slow peeling in and out of inversions and dance flow. Click your date of choice to sign up:

    Stay tuned for dates!

  • Super Pole III - Part III of S Factor's superior pole technique enhancement series for Level 5 & 6 Members only. Lessons emphasize our newest and most advanced polework technique and pole trick combinations with dance flow. Click your date of choice to sign up:

    Stay tuned for dates!

  • Did you know that every Super Pole class is different? Each week the curriculum features a different set of tricks. So you can schedule consecutive weeks and learn something new each time!
Cost: $65 for 2 hours
Attendees:   All Women
RSVP: Call 212.989.8030 or click your date of choice in the above description.

Fluid Feminine Movement™

@ S Factor New York

  • A circularized series of curvy body-challenging movements done exclusively on a yoga mat or standing.
  • Inspired by Dr. Louann Brizendine, neuropsychiatrist and author of, The Female Brain, "There exist in human beings neurologies that are more feminine than others, and more masculine than others." Female bodies move differently, than male bodies. S Factor Fluid Feminine Movement™ caters to the female bone and muscle structure. It acknowledges, nurtures, and cultivates the feminine.
  • This 1-hour class may be taken multiple times, each workout is new and challenging. No pole, shoes or dress-up, it's powerful enough on its own! Select a date to register:

    Stay tuned for dates!
Cost: $25 a la carte
Attendees:   Just For Women
RSVP: Call 212.989.8030 or click your date of choice in the above description. If you are still on Open Access, login to the Student Center and select "Sign Into Open Access Classes" to register 2 days in advance of your class date.