Xtend Barre Boca
Boca Raton, Florida, 33433 USA
Xtend Barre located in Boca Raton, FL is a 3,200 square foot facility featuring two state of the art studio spaces. As the first corporate location and the company’s flagship studio, Xtend Barre Boca Raton will offer the full range of programming with over 70 classes per week, including the newest Xtend Barre classes: Circuit 7, Xtend Suspend, Fit Ball and Roll & Release. Located next to South Florida retail destination Town Center at Boca Raton Mall, Xtend Barre Boca Raton will be the first studio to feature the brand’s new architectural design and brand aesthetic.
We invite you to take a class with Xtend Barre Owner, Founder and Boca Raton resident, Andrea Rogers as well as our Director of Education, Laurie Alfano and other great instructors.
Andrea is the creator and founder of Xtend Barre. She developed her lifelong love of movement and esteemed career as a professional dancer and choreographer while travelling the world with celebrity performers, dance companies, and most notably, as principal dancer for Walt Disney World Co. First introduced to Pilates for its therapeutic benefits, Rogers soon became a certified Pilates trainer, and in an effort to offer her clients variety and increase fitness benefits, she created her own innovative fusion of core dance and Pilates fundamentals. The response from her clients was fast and fierce– they loved it, and they wanted more. Andrea can be found in the studio teaching classes weekly and sharing her passion for Xtend Barre with her clients.
Laurie has had a lifelong love for dance, through which she discovered Pilates and became a a certified instructor. After Laurie took her first class with Xtend Barre creator, Andrea Rogers, she was immediately hooked. Xtend Barre blended everything she loved about Dance and Pilates into 1 amazing workout. Laurie is now XB’s Director of Education and loves creating choreography and ensuring classes continue to be the best, most effective workout possible. She lives in Boca with her husband, 2 amazing children, and their dog, Sonny.
Taylor was born and raised in South Florida and comes from a competitive dance training background. She recently graduated from the University of Florida, where she studied Public Relations and Dance. She is so happy to be combining her passions of communication and dance at Xtend Barre as the manager of Social Media for Xtend Barre Corporate and Xtend Barre Boca. Taylor is so excited to help you achieve all of your barre goals!
Carisa is the Director of Franchising and Licensing for Xtend Barre. She has worked in corporate fitness for over 10 years and has been teaching group exercise classes for 17 years. Carisa loves to make every client in her class feel welcome. She will motivate you and inspire you keep reaching your goals!
Amanda is a 200 hour RYT certified yoga instructor and Yoga Alliance member. She specializes in a Vinyasa flow and loves how an athletic yoga class leaves you feeling both strong and centered. Amanda received her BA in history and social sciences with a minor in women’s studies. She also has a jewelry line called A Golden Sparrow where a portion of the profits help women in developing countries start their own businesses.
Callie has had a passion for dance since the age of eight and danced throughout college at The University of Florida. Her favorite styles of dance are jazz and hip hop. Callie immediately fell in love with Xtend Barre classes as soon as she began taking them. She loved the combination of ballet and Pilates elements found throughout each class and knew she had to become an instructor so she could share her love of movement and fitness. In her spare time, Callie films fun, creative dance videos for her Instagram and social media pages. Xtend Barre has helped to transform Callie’s life and body and she can’t wait to share her story with you in person!
Lauren Burack is a South Florida native who loves to help clients crush their fitness goals and take their results to the next level. Lauren’s passion for Xtend Barre started as a client and continues as an instructor. Her commitment to maintaining a healthy and balanced lifestyle is supported by her dynamic and challenging Xtend Barre classes. Lauren believes that exercise should be fun and looks forward to seeing you at the barre for an early morning workout!
Carly grew up in Boca Raton and recently graduated from the University of Florida where she studied Hospitality Management and Dance. She began dancing when she was three years old and continued her passion through college. Carly has taught dance for several years and is excited to continue her passion for teaching and fitness at Xtend Barre!
Marisa is a 3rd generation yogi! Her exposure to vinyasa started before she could even walk, although it wasn’t until her late teenage years that she fell in love with the practice. Marisa began her teacher training in 2013 and was certified through Leslie Glickman (RYS 200 hour) at Yoga Journey in early 2015. Since then Marisa has grown tremendously in her practice both as a teacher and student and is inspired to share the gift of yoga with others. She believes the mind, body, soul connection is a sacred one, and one that should be nurtured and loved. With that mentality, she teaches her classes from her heart creating an uplifting, safe environment for students to begin to explore and expand within their own body and consciousness.
Paige began her dance training at the age of two here in Southeast Florida. She regionally and nationally competed while also training in Classical Ballet at Pine Crest School. She was awarded several top scores as an individual and as a member of Performance Edge Two School of Dance’s company. She has attended summer intensives at The Art of Classical Ballet School in Fort Lauderdale, FL, Complexions Contemporary Ballet, and The Ailey School in NYC. Paige is a 2016 graduate of The Ailey School/Fordham University B.F.A. program in NYC double majoring in Dance and Environmental Policy. Paige has worked as a backup dancer, contemporary and modern dance company member, choreographic assistant, and dance teacher. She has found Xtend Barre to positively compliment her dancer facility and hopes to share her joy and love for the art with you in class.