Melinda Bryan, Founder, Owner, Director of Performing Arts Physical Therapy / The Pilates Studio® of Los Angeles, Since 1992. Physical Therapist, Principal Certified Pilates Master Teacher Trainer, sought after by the most elite Celebrities & distinguished Physicians.
® and was presented for the first time to the public by Romana Kryzanowska in 1992 at The Pilates Studio® of Los Angeles under the direction of Melinda Bryan.
As owner and director of Performing Arts Physical Therapy and The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles, Melinda is recognized internationally as one of the first to offer traditional Pilates certification. The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles is known as the very first “Official Pilates Certification Training Center” on the West Coast of the United States, and one of the first of only two licensing centers in the world. Since 1992, Melinda has hosted and directed the official Pilates Teacher Certification program, created by Romana Krysonowska and The Pilates Studio, in Los Angeles. The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles has certified many of the best Pilates Instructors practicing all over the world today.
Melinda’s combined knowledge in both the medical and fitness fields effectively helps all of her clients improve the quality of their life. Melinda Bryan has appeared on popular TV shows and in numerous magazines, including The Today Show, Leeza, Glamour, Harper's Bazaar, Allure, Rosie, Ms. Fit, and Los Angeles Times. Her team of therapists and instructors keep performing artists in shape and injury free. They provide on-site service for many dance companies and Broadway theatrical productions in Los Angeles, including Dirty Dancing, The Color Purple, Drowsy Chaperone, Phantom of the Opera, Sunset Boulevard, and The Lion King.
Melinda has numerous academic affiliations with universities, including the University of Southern California, Columbia University, and has lectured internationally on Pilates and performing arts medicine.
Melinda created the first Pilates For Pregnancy / Pilates After Pregnancy DVD program, and was instrumental in the development of the “Pilates Music For Life” Series produced specifically for Pilates routines. Now keeping with the tradition of being a leader in her field, Melinda now directs PilatesCertificationOnline.com
PilatesCertificationOnline.com, offered by The Pilates Studio of Los Angeles, is the world's first official “online” Pilates Certification. This comprehensive online program is the first of its kind and is available 24/7 internationally. Follow the leader… Follow experience, knowledge and history… Melinda Bryan.
Kaz®, Founder, Owner, Director of Performing Arts Physical Therapy / The Pilates Studio® of Los Angeles, Since 1992. Pilates Certified / Authority. Creator of Pilates Certification Online, is an internationally known singer, songwriter, music producer / CEO of Rockinbird Records.
Known in the industry for developing the largest Pilates Center internationally, staffed with over 50 Pilates Instructors in one location. He is Executive Producer and Director of Melinda Byan's Pilates DVD Series, as well as the Pilates Music for Life Series featuring original music specifically produced for Pilates exercise routines. Kaz completed the Pilates certification program with Romana Kryzanowska in 1992 at The Pilates Studio® of Los Angeles and is a firm believer in Pilates philosophy and its life changing results. Kaz's top selling album, "King of the World," can be found at KazMusic.com and on iTunes.
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