Expanding Access to the Movement Arts of Yoga, Dance and Gymnastics

Classes

Yo-Dan-Nastics™

… a unique, daring and fun blend of YOGA, DANCE, AND GYMNASTICS
… a great cross-training workout for the BODY, MIND AND SPIRIT

Winter/Spring Program: February 20 – June 20, 2015

Space is limited … reserve a spot by Monday, March 9th

All Keoni Movement Arts classes are held at:
DaNY Studios
305 West 38th St., just west of 8th Ave.
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Yo-Dan-Nastics™ for “Keiki” (children) ages 3 – 9 years
TAUGHT by Paul Keoni Chun and KMA Staff
Starts: 2/23/15; Ends: 6/16/15
(no classes on 4/6 and 5/25)
15 classes total
Mondays, 4:15pm (40 min.), 3 – 5 year olds
Mondays, 5:00pm (50 min.), 6 – 9 year olds
Fee: $150 for all 15 classes, $12 single (actual value $28/class)
About the class: Children will be introduced to:
• Elemental yoga, dance and gymnastics movements
• Using a mini-trampoline
• Finding inner stillness with meditation and rest
• The joy of discovering new and fun ways the body can move in space with music

Yo-Dan-Nastics™  for Special Needs individuals, ages 14+ years
TAUGHT by Paul Keoni Chun and KMA Volunteer Assistants
Starts: 2/20/15; Ends: 6/19/15
(no classes on 3/6, 4/3, 5/1, 6/5)
14 classes total
Fridays, 6:15pm (90 min.)
Fee: $70 for all 14 classes, $7 single (actual value, $16/class)
About the class: The class uses yoga, dance and gymnastics techniques to help individuals:
• Build coordination, strength, balance and an awareness of their space
• Learn to self-regulate
• Develop enhanced self-awareness
• Gain order and consistency with a regular class
• Gain social skills

Yo-Dan-Nastics™ for teens / adults, 16 + years
click here to watch a video sample of the class
Taught and created by Paul Keoni Chun
Starts: 2/23/15; Ends: 6/16/15
(no classes on 4/6 and 5/25)
15 classes total
Mondays, 6pm (50 min.)
Fee: $120 for all 15 classes, $10 single (actual value, $14/ class)
Benefits of the class include:
• learn basic gymnastics skills in a non-competitive environment with the assistance of yoga
and dance vocabulary
• develop concentration and focus
• experience peace and calm in body and mind
All skill levels are welcome.
No experience is necessary.

This class is especially beneficial to dancers!

Yo-Dan-Nastics™ Field Trips
We can tailor a class specifically for your group’s needs.
To arrange a field trip, , send us an email or call us at 212.643.9013.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE available for individuals living in NYCHA housing developments or shelters; recipients of Medicaid, 80/20 housing, unemployment, or Head Start; or if you are a low-income senior, retiree, student (all school levels), or professional dancer. On approval, fees for these individuals are $30 for the 15-class sessions and $28 for the 14-class session. Conditions apply.

Teacher Bio: Paul Keoni Chun, KMA’s Founder, was a competitive gymnast at Stanford University (B.A. in Human Biology with emphasis in Aspects of Youth Socialization). He had a 20-year professional dance/acting career working with New York City based choreographers and performing in Off-Broadway and regional theaters and on television. Currently, he teaches yoga professionally in the leading NYC Health Clubs, including Reebok and Equinox. He’s had over 19 years of experience teaching movement to KIDS from 2 – 80+. As a result of the benefits that KMA’s work has provided for the community, NY1 News recognized him as a “New Yorker of the Week.”

To make a payment by mail, please send a check or money order made out to Keoni Movement Arts to:

Keoni Movement Arts
400 West 43rd St., Suite 27J
New York, NY 10036

To register in person and/or for additional information, send us an email or call us at 212.643.9013.

More classes on the way!