Author Archives: Barbara Mahler's Dances

About Barbara Mahler's Dances

Barbara Mahler is a long-standing and active member of the New York City dance community as a choreographer, performer and educator - a master teacher of and major contributor to Klein Technique™. Her choreography draws upon the intricate and infinite possibilities of the textures of time, space and the (her) body, creating dances that are spare, articulate, emotional," and elegant" (NY Times 2012). Her choreography is consistent with her teaching vision and work, exploring the endless possibilities that the body can reveal. Barbara has been an on-going faculty member with Movement Research (NYC) since 2004 and an ongoing guest faculty at the State Theater School in Copenhagen, Denmark since1994.As well she has taught at many other studios and Colleges in the greater NY area. She travels abroad and across the United States, Canada and Europe creating, performing and teaching. Barbara is a teacher and practitioner of Zero Balancing, a hands on healing modality, maintaining a private practice in movement therapy, and body work.

Thoughts on Klein Technique tm Stretch and Placement

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I am student and teacher of, and contributor to Klein Technique,1983-present.  I am a performer, choreographer, movement educator and body worker, committed to the process of change that Klein Technique and Zero Balancing help to…

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Thoughts on Klein Technique tm Stretch and Placement

I am student and teacher of, and contributor to Klein Technique,1983-present.  I am a performer, choreographer, movement educator and body worker, committed to the process of change that Klein Technique and Zero Balancing help to facilitate. Although the main thrust … Continue reading

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Current Ongoing Classes in Klein Technique™ w Barbara Mahler

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photo by Alice Garrick Within a specific structure, all students work at their own pace, and level. Exercises and movements, done repeatedly with increasing intelligence and awareness, or “resonance” facilitate a path of change and…

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Teaching, Studying, Being, Learning – Finding center.

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Excerpts – “When she Stumbles” – Judson Church as part of Movement Research Presenting Series w Jamie Graham, Alissa Horowitz, Barbara Mahler I teach almost daily, for more years than I would like to say,…

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Teaching, Studying, Being, Learning – Finding center.

Excerpts – “When she Stumbles” – Judson Church as part of Movement Research Presenting Series w Jamie Graham, Alissa Horowitz, Barbara Mahler I teach almost daily, for more years than I would like to say, !  I move daily. I … Continue reading

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Current Ongoing Classes in Klein Technique™ w Barbara Mahler

photo by Alice Garrick Within a specific structure, all students work at their own pace, and level. Exercises and movements, done repeatedly with increasing intelligence and awareness, or “resonance” facilitate a path of change and openness. We don’t “exercise” yet … Continue reading

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Events

Barbara Mahler presents two excerpts from a new new work in progress entitled “When She Stumbles”.  Barbara is joined by the exquisite Alissa Horowitz and Jamie Graham.Photo by Julie Lemberger extraordinaire! Come if you can . This evening also includes … Continue reading

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BERLIN- ah!

September once again brings me  me back to in Berlin with a large and wonderfully diverse group of movers and shakers!    It will be a fourth time with Felix Rukert and Schwelle 7, and my sixth time teaching in … Continue reading

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Iceland!-September 2012

An amazingly beautiful country,- Iceland. I  found myself there in September teaching at the Arts Academy to a new generation of dancers and choreographers.  I also had the pleasure of working with the modern dance company, and the organization “Danse … Continue reading

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Open Classes w Barbara Mahler

Open Classes w Barbara Mahler FOR MORE INFORMATION ABOUT WORKSHOPS, AND DAILY CLASSES  PLEASE CHECK THE  CALENDARS, located to the right. Klein Technique is grounded  through the process of learning. One of its fundamental goals is  learning movement without copying … Continue reading

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