Founder of Modern Yoga and RoCo Dance Marin County
Annie Parr is a dancer, choreographer, and teacher, and she is founder of both Modern Yoga, and RoCoDance Marin County. Annie actively mentors instructors and dancers through RoCo’s teacher training. She prepares young dancers for college dance programs and careers as professionals.
Annie has been a professor of dance at the University of California, Berkeley, Sonoma State University, and San Francisco State University, and she guest teaches nationally. As both a dance conservatory and recreational training program for youth and adults, RoCo offers 300 classes weekly in its two locations in Mill Valley and Fairfax.
Annie completed her 500-hour yoga teacher training with Nubia Teixiera and is a certified RYT through Yoga Alliance. She has presented at Wanderlust Festival and hosts regular workshops and classes for the public.
Annie has received awards as a choreographer and performer in the Bay Area and is the recipient of the National Dance Week Bay Area Dancers Choice Award and a Milley Award for lifetime achievement in the arts.
Annie received a bachelor’s degree in dance from NYU’s Tisch School of the Arts and was a member of Della Davidson Dance Theater and Margaret Jenkins Dance Company before she founded RoCo Dance in 1993.
Modern Yoga Immersion
December 13 - 15, 2019
Friday - Sunday, 2 nights
Think outside the mat and explore an exhilarating, one-of-a-kind fusion of yoga and modern dance with celebrated instructor and choreographer Annie Parr. Modern Yoga is a dynamic, mat-less class bridging vinyasa yoga, mind-body fitness modalities, and floor-based modern dance principles. Founded by Annie Parr and Emily Daly-Fromherz, Modern Yoga emphasizes efficiency, explosive power, sensitivity, phrasing,...