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Susannah Bruder  

has been studying yoga for seventeen years, and teaching in the Bay Area since 1994. In 1996, she completed two years of the Advanced Studies Program at the Piedmont Yoga Studio, where she taught six weekly classes until leaving the studio in 2001. She teaches at Sanches Street Studios and

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Suginami Aikikai in, in San Francisco, and at the Temescal Arts Center in Oakland. A lover of Nature, Susannah's Yoga retreats take place in out-of -the way places, alalogous to the places we often visit in our practice; full of beauty, calm, challenge and unending grace. Schedule and retreat details can be seen at


Leigh Evans  

is a yoga teacher and dancer dedicated to awakening creativity and aliveness in the body. She shares her passion and explorations in the embodiment of presence in her teaching as well as in her performance work. Since 1985, Leigh has practiced Hatha Yoga in the Iyengar, Ashtanga, and Viniyoga traditions in the US and India. Her teachers include Sara Powers, Dharma Mitra, Pattabhi Jois, Lisa Walford, Pary Paffard, Rodney Yee, and Ramanand Patel. Leigh has been teaching yoga for 10 years. Her yoga classes work

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with precise alignment while focusing on the breath in a continuous flow of Asanas. She loves the practice of yoga for eht clarity of mind and peachfulness that comes from the breath flowing freely in the body.


Micaela Gardner

is a dancer, painter, and performer trained in modern dance, release technique and Pilates. She is currently developing a film project incorporating original music.


Paige Sorvillo  

has studied butoh with Shinichi Koga, Yumiko Yoshioka, SU-EN and many others. She studies yoga, modern dance, contact improvisation and action theater and is a certified Pilates teacher. In the last two years she has created work with inkBoat, Degenerate Art Ensemble (Seattle) and Tenement. She is currently developing a duet for one exploring collapsed time.


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