something magical, something bright, something right in fitness

We asked founder Hanna Dobbels what makes barre.[d] studio so special and of course we couldn't WAIT to share with you! Read all about her take on the studios, the mission, and what makes barre.[d studio stand out in the fitness scene. "I get asked a lot "why barre?." It usually follows with "what is barre exactly?" I usually have a...

meet Heidi

​I am the middle child of 5, born in Honolulu Hawaii. Graduated from Radford University with a degree in sports Medicine and minored in Dance. Moved to New Orleans La and went back to school for Physical Therapy. I have been a Physical Therapy Assistant for 25 years and have practiced in many areas but love the orthopedic/manual therapy side the most. Met my husband...

Own It.

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] What made you choose to open a barre.[d] studio?   I’ve struggled with weight and body image my entire life. After college, I got serious about getting healthy after taking a serious look at how what I ate and my sedentary activity level were affecting my overall health and well-being. A year or so into my weightloss journey, I found barre. I...