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

Fall/Winter Program, October 6, 2014 – February 2, 2015

Space is limited … reserve a spot ASAP!

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: 10/6/14; Ends: 2/2/15 
(no classes on 11/17, 12/22, and 12/29)
15 classes
Mondays, 4:15 – 4:55pm, 3 – 5 year olds
Mondays, 5:05 – 5:50pm, 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 8+ years
TAUGHT by Paul Keoni Chun and KMA Volunteer Assistants
Starts: 10/10/14; Ends: 1/30/15
(no classes on 11/7, 11/28, 12/5, 12/26, 1/2)
12 classes
Fridays, 6 – 8p
Fee: $60 for all 12 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: 10/6/14; Ends: 2/2/15
(no classes on 11/17, 12/22, and 12/29)
15 classes
Mondays, 6 – 6:50p
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!

Checks may be made out to Keoni Movement Arts.

FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE available for recipients of Medicaid, shelter or public housing, unemployment, and Head Start, or if you are a low-income senior, retiree, public high school student, or professional dancer. On approval, fees for these individuals are $30 for the 15-class sessions and $24 for the 12-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 17 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.”

For additional information and/or to reserve/register, send us an email or call us at 212.643.9013.

More classes on the way!