Welcome to GYROTONIC® Myers Park & Charlotte Movement Arts Studio
We are currently offering Virtual / Online Private Sessions
in all of our movement modalities!
Contact us to find out more...
"The online training has been great. I feel I am getting all of the therapeutic benefits as well as some serious training effects. The video has worked well and I feel like I am getting the cuing benefits that you provide in the studio. Many thanks." R.
"Alissa’s verbal cues are always timely and on point. Everything worked very well with my remote one on one session." K.
"CMA is as good as it gets. Alissa is truly a master instructor and I'm thrilled that they've been able to transition to the virtual space as I'm not based in Charlotte and have come to depend heavily on my weekly sessions. I highly recommend Charlotte Movement Arts." W.
Our studio offers private sessions in the GYROTONIC® Movement Method | Pilates Conditioning the GYROKINESIS® Movement Method | Pilates Conditioning for Dancers
Rehabilitative Movement | Teacher Training in the GYROTONIC EXPANSION SYSTEM®.
What our clients are saying......
"Alissa's knowledge about the body and her genuine passion for helping others through Gyrotonic exercise is amazing and truly a gift for those who choose to work with her." J.
"Being a student of Alissa's has been an incredible, life-altering experience. She uses a gentle, yet determined touch to guide a body into positions that represent that persons' potential." K.
"With her extensive knowledge, she always has thoughtful and creative explanations that help me understand and progress. I am constantly telling my friends that I love working with Alissa and I love the Gyrotonic method." A.
"Alissa's detailed teaching style inspires your best performance and I love it. I am learning to move with intention and grace and I have never felt stronger. As a runner my regular workouts with Alissa are creating a healthy athletic balance." J.
Charlotte Movement Arts Studio | GYROTONIC® Myers Park is the home studio for Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis Master Trainer, and Nationally Certified Pilates Teacher, Alissa Getz Waller.
A Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis Trainer since 1999 and Master Trainer since 2003, Alissa has been involved in the movement education of many Gyrotonic and Gyrokinesis instructors nationwide and has taught well over 25,000 client sessions.
Her direct experience as a student of Juliu Horvath, the creator of the Gyrotonic Method, inspires her approach to teaching and to every positive movement experience she creates for her clients.
Alissa earned her BFA in Dance at the University of Arizona where she focused on Ballet Performance and Dance Pedagogy. She began teaching Pilates Conditioning in 1999, has achieved comprehensive Pilates certification twice (Stott Pilates and McEntire Pilates) and is a Nationally Certified Pilates Teacher.
She has owned and operated her own movement studios since 2003 opening two studios in Evanston, Illinois, a third in Chicago, IL, and now Charlotte Movement Arts in Charlotte, NC.
Alissa is on the faculty of the Charlotte Ballet Academy as a Classical Ballet Instructor and as the Dance Conditioning instructor for Charlotte Ballet's Pre-Professional Division.
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