Abundance Wellness Center

325 John Knox Road, Building T, Suite 1, Tallahassee, Florida 32303

   Anjali Austin
   Associate Professor of Dance
   School of Dance
   Florida State University
   Tallahassee, Florida

      Specialized Master Trainer
Leg Extension Unit

Ms. Austin has over 25 years of training and experience in the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM®.  She has worked with many of the legendary GYROTONIC® teachers including Hilary Cartwright, Juergon Bamberger, Leda Franklin and Rita Renha.  As Anjali set her sights on teaching the system she began training with Gyrotonic creator and founder Juliu Horvath.  Ms. Austin taught in the New York City studios and in 2002 achieved Gyrotonic Master Trainer status.  She continues to train in and remain updated in the system and is currently a specialized Master Trainer in GYROTONIC® Levels One and Two, GYROKINESIS®, GYROTONER®, and the Leg Extension Unit. 

            Anjali joined the ballet faculty in the School of Dance at Florida State University in1995. A former member of Dance Theatre of Harlem for thirteen years, Anjali has toured internationally and worked with noted teachers and choreographers such as Agnes de Mille, Louis Johnson, Alexandra Danilova, Glen Tetley, Valerie Bettis, Geoffrey Holder, and Frederick Franklin.  Some of the ballets she has performed are 'Billy the Kid', 'Swan Lake' (Act II), Serenade, 'Flower Festival', 'Dougla', 'Concerto Barocco', 'Prince Igor', 'Paquita' and 'Frankie and Johnny'; in which she had a vocal role.  Also to her credits are PBS television specials 'Fall River Legend', 'A Streetcar Named Desire' and 'Creole Giselle'.   

            As a member of the Dance faculty at Florida State University Ms. Austin introduced Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis methodology to students and faculty and received administrative support for the purchase of two Pulley Tower machines.   

GYROTONIC, GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM, GYROTONER and GYROKINESIS are registered trademarks of Gyrotonic Sales Corp and are used with their permission.

Contact Information:
Phone: (850) 566-6875
                                    Email: creativemoves@aol.com ; aaustin@fsu.edu
Websites: www.gyrotonictallahassee.com ; http://dance.fsu.edu


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