Lavinia Magliocco has devoted her life to exploring expression and possibility in the human form, first as a classical ballet dancer, later through Pilates, Yoga, QiGong, Tai Qi, Alexander technique, Feldenkreis, Psychophysical Therapy, and more. After dancing for six years at the Metropolitan Opera in New York City, she moved to Portland in 1998 and never looked back. In Portland she first taught ballet at Oregon Ballet Theater and Pilates at Nike. Currently she teaches and choreographs for Portland Festival Ballet. Her Pilates studio, Equipoise ~ enlightened exercise, is her laboratory and playground.
Crazy Jane Collaborates, 2012