knowledge seeking + CLASSICAL + relaxed tough + full-body workout
Rebecca was born in Brooklyn, NY. She received her Comprehensive Classical Pilates Certification from the Equinox Pilates Institute under Carrie Macy, Gretchen Lopez, and Benjamin Degenhardt. In addition to working at Uptown Pilates, she teachers at Equinox on Park Avenue, and at Henry Street Pilates in Cobble Hill, Brooklyn. She is a professional dancer and received her early training at the Joffrey Ballet School. She attended programs with American Ballet Theatre, Alonzo King's LINES Ballet, the San Francisco Conservatory of Dance, and Toscana Dance Hub. She graduated Skidmore College in 2011 Magna cum Laude with Periclean Honors and the Margaret Paulding award for excellence in dance. She holds an MFA from New York University's Tisch School of the Arts where she was awarded a Graduate Assistantship. She currently dances for XAOC Contemporary Ballet, Artisan Dance Company, Brooklyn Contemporary Ballet Collective, and Jamal Jackson Dance Company. She is thrilled to be a part of the Uptown Pilates team and is inspired by her fellow teachers and devoted clients every day!