Found it. She probably won't last long like that. There's tricks to running a fishpole. I've seen body harnesses where you put the bottom of the pole against your tummy.
I used to wonder about women doing that job, but I was at a production meeting talking to one of the sound women about the last production. "It was a little tense, but we got through it OK," she said and picked me up and put me down out of the way.
I badly want to read a thing I wrote about a completely fictitious dance club, but it cries out for music backing track and that alone could take months.