(Past Event) Classical Apparatus & Shoulder Pathologies Workshop with Brett Howard

Classical Apparatus & Shoulder Pathologies Workshop with Brett Howard



Pilates Youth Organization
Gratz will be donating equipment to be auctioned off with proceeds supporting Pilates Youth Org which was created by Brett Howard.



Date: Sunday, May 6th, 2018

Location: Body Proof Studio, 6706 Northaven Rd, Dallas, TX 75230

Phone: (410) 897-0550

Email: team@officialpilateslive.com

Website: www.officialpilateslive.com



Event Information: Register

Early Bird Discount: $300.00 Before April 1st, 2018

Cost: $175.00 per workshop or $350.00 for both workshops




These Seminars cover the classical exercises on the Pilates Apparatus:

  • Mat
  • Cadillac / Tower
  • Chairs (Electric Chair and Wunda Chair)
  • Magic Circle
  • Reformer on the Mat

Poolside champagne mixer following the last workshop! Uber is encouraged as parking is extremely limited.



Time: 9:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m
Classical Apparatus
Deepen your classical repertoire knowledge about the particular apparatus. This workshop consist of exercises from basic to advanced and will include modifications, progressions and advancements as well as considerations for special populations. Variations of the exercises form multiple of the Pilates Elders are addressed.

Time: 1:00 p.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Shoulder Pathologies
Participants will gain the ability to classify different pathologies of the shoulder, be able to recognize body systems of the human anatomy, and will be able to design and execute methods and protocols of working with specific populations by implementing exercises of the Pilates method of body conditioning. The shoulder areas that will be covered are Rotator Cuff injuries, Frozen Shoulder, Shoulder Dislocation, Shoulder Subluxations and injuries of Acromioclavicular joint.



Presenter Brett Howard

Brett Howard is the Director of Education of the United States Pilates Association™ and a Senior Teacher of Teacher of the New York Pilates Studio® Teacher Certification Program. The United States Pilates Association™ is a licensee of the Authentic Pilates™ Method of Body Conditioning, as well as the New York Pilates Studio® Teacher Certification Program- the first and oldest Pilates professional training program in the world. He is a Guest Teacher Trainer for the Authentic Pilates Education Teacher Training Program Australia. He is a Co-Founder and is the Vice President of the Board of Directors of the Pilates Youth Organization. He is an Owner and Director of the Pilates Studio the Pilates Haus.

Brett Howard was certified by the New York Pilates Studio® Teacher Certification Program under the tutelage of Romana Kryzanowska in 1998, he has been a Teacher of Teachers for the program since 2003. He has trained extensively with Pilates Elders Mary Bowen, Jay Grimes and Lolita San Miguel, as well as Master Teachers Bob Liekens, Sari Mejia Santo, Kathy Corey, Carey Regan, Blossom Crawford, Deborah Lessen and Steve Giordano. He is a PMA Certified Pilates Teacher. He is a co- author of the book Pilates for Children and Adolescents and a contributing essay author of the book Voices of Classical Pilates. He is featured in the Pilates book, The Pilates Method of Body Conditioning by Sean P. Gallagher and Romana Kryzanowska and has appeared and contributed Articles in Pilates Style Magazine. He is "Distinguished Instructor" and “Legacy Curator” on Pilates Anytime and is featured on Pilatesology, both are global online Pilates Studios, created for people all over the world to explore Pilates with highly skilled, well-trained instructors.

Brett Howard has taught workshops all around the United States as well as Argentina, Australia, Austria, Brazil, England, Germany, Italy, Japan, South Korea and Spain. He is recognized in the Pilates industry as an expert in the Joseph Pilates Archival Exercises, and teaches them around the world. He has created a Pilates curriculum for children that can be implemented in schools as well as the private sector.

Brett Howard holds a M.A. in Dance Education from New York University Steinhardt School of Education, Culture and Human Development and a B.F.A. in Dance from S.U.N.Y. Purchase College Conservatory of Dance. He has done a large amount of coursework in Anatomy and Biomechanics, training under Irene Dowd, Lynn Martin and Sean P. Gallagher.

Brett Howard has danced for the Saeko Ichinohe Dance Company, Mary Seidman and Dancers, Stephan Koplowitz, Tarin Chaplin, Hemiko Minota, Renata Celichowska, Susan Koff and the Faun Dance Troupe. He is the Artistic Director and Choreographer of the Dance Company Brett Howard and Company, which he founded in 2001.

Brett Howard
Pilates Teacher, PMA® – CPT
Co-Founder, Director of Education and Senior Teacher of Teachers, United States Pilates Association® LLC
Co-Founder and Board Vice President, Pilates Youth Organization
Founder and Director, The Pilates Haus

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