By Dan DeBaun

An upscale fitness studio with theatrical lighting, intense training courses and a lounge space is slated to open in the North Loop later this month.

Altr will open its doors August 28 at 121 Washington Ave N., The Washington Building.

Altr's founders, Kari Ament and Vincent Amendola, both spent close to a decade each with CorePower Yoga before they decided to set out and create their own fitness concept. Ament was COO at CorePower and Amendola was director of operations.

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