Name: Jenyne “Butterfly”
Location: Las Vegas, NV
- 1st Place US Pole Dance Federation Champion 2009
- Silver Medalist World Pole Dance Finals
Jenyne, also known as Butterfly, has been a professional pole dancer for over 14 years. She first began gymnastics, then discovered pole dancing, which led her to other aerial apparatus where she truly discovered her love for flying. The focus of her life became performance art and she moved to Las Vegas in 2005 at 21 years old.
Jenyne acquired positions performing in numerous shows such as Le Reve, for world famous DJ’s such as Paul Oakenfold, Tiesto, and David Guetta. After touring the world, visiting 40 different countries, she returned to Las Vegas to create an act in a resident show where she currently performs in Cirque du Soleil’s Michael Jackson ONE as Dirty Diana. She has performed on aerial static trapeze, hoop, fabric, rope hammock, straps, bungee, and she created the first aerial pole dance apparatus.
Jenyne has established herself as an innovator and mentor in pole safety and fitness programs, as well as federations supporting the growth of pole dance. She is honored to be recognized for her passionate and dedicated leadership in the industry. Always aiming to take pole and performance art to the next level, she is working on a couple projects for 2016.