Mary S. Burns
An instructor of movement for over 27 years in colleges and professional dance studios in New York City, Texas, and Chicago (including Ballet Chicago, Joffrey Ballet, & Lou Conte/Hubbard Street Dance), Mary now works regularly with New York City's wellness and dance community in injury prevention and rehabilitation. With a BA and MA from Columbia University in Dance (with an Economics minor thrown in for her business side!), Mary always has both sides of the brain working – this led her to a Ph.D. in Dance Education from NYU’s School of Education. Mary is also certified in multiple dance techniques, including Simonson dance technique, and teacher certified in Evans/Bartenieff technique. A BASI full apparatus Pilates for Dancers Specialist, with a PMA certification, Mary has been a Pilates addict herself for over twenty-five years! Mary teaches at Uptown Pilates in Manhattan. Call 212-717-3903 or email email@example.com to book a session with her!