About Us

Welcome To Still & Moving

Move your body. Still your mind. Find Center. Find Joy! Still & Moving Center, a mindful movement and yoga studio in Hawaii, welcomes you, no matter your age or fitness level. We offer mind-body movement classes and workshops in a beautiful, fully equipped, 6,000 square foot, two-story facility in the Kakaako area of downtown Honolulu. We are an international training facility based in Hawaii. Some of our many offerings include massage, a boutique, gorgeous rental rooms, performance space, and “Moving Moments” for parties and corporate events.

Since March 2020, we have added a selection of over 65 virtual mindful movement classes, workshops, trainings, and private options. Our teachers and students hail from across the globe.

Barefoot Ballroom with Ohana Hall

The Barefoot Ballroom has a 1500 SF mango wood sprung dance floor, AC, fans, 50′ mirrored wall with curtains, bronze Shiva Nataraj (dancing Shiva) statue on one dramatic wall, 4 speaker sound system in acoustically balanced room, adjustable lighting plus lightwells. A great movement space for dances, large size classes, workshops, parties, martial arts, Nia, yoga, performances, or film screenings. We welcome large, international trainings, one week to one month in length. This space also works well for photo sessions.

Ohana Hall is a 400 SF cork floor open space adjacent to the Barefoot Ballroom, available as additional floor space or audience space for the Barefoot Ballroom. A/C. The large window provides plenty of daylight. Great for cafe-style seating during dances, eating area during parties, vegetarian potlucks, etc. Cubbies available for guests’ belongings. A/C available.

Note: this space is vegetarian and alcohol-free.
The combined space of the Barefoot Ballroom and Ohana Hall easily holds 150 people.

Sun & Moon Room

342 SF upstairs space with a window to natural light for more intimate classes or private/semi-private lessons; mango wood sprung dance floor, full wall mirrors and sound system.

The golden walls and artwork from many of the world’s great traditions suggest an atmosphere of meditation and yoga.

Dance Dojo

888 SF space with a mango wood sprung dance floor good for dance, yoga, pilates, etc, full wall mirrors, sound system, and floor matting available for the entire floor (plus closet storage) for martial arts/yoga/tumbling; ballet barre. Overhead racks are available for exercise balls etc.

Healing Room

The Healing Room is a space for one-on-one work with a healing professional. Current offerings include massage, lomilomi, Feldenkrais, Thai yoga massage therapy, Sarga, personal training, life coaching, nutrition counseling, and more.

Boutique-E

The E in Boutique-E stands for Exercise – Environment – Enlightenment. Find stylish, comfortable dance and yoga clothes, yoga mats, steel water bottles, cork yoga blocks, meditation cushions, uplifting books for both adults and children, healthy beverages and snacks.

Gathering Place

Enjoy comfy seating while you sip organic tea, nibble on a locally-made snack, and talk story with an old buddy or philosophize with a new pal in the Gathering Place. Inspire yourself with a new book from Boutique-E or browse a magazine from the Gathering Place’s coffee table.

Amenities

Changing rooms with showers provide a convenient place to prepare for your next event after class. An ADA toilet and shower are available. Parking can be found in front of the building, on the street and at nearby parking lots.

Our Offerings

Classes

Whether you are a beginner or advanced practitioner of any still or moving art form, you are welcome at our Hawaii based mindful movement studio. Here Martial Arts, Healing Arts, and Dance Arts classes and workshops are taught by the world’s finest and most respected teachers.

Join us for our daily classes: Nia, Yoga, Tai Chi, Qigong, Hula, Meditation, Feldenkrais, ELDOA Method, Pilates, MELT, Bollywood, Aerial Yoga, Aerial Dance, Afro Fusion, Belly Dance, and many others. Children’s movement classes are available, too!

Drop-in anytime with our online Pilates and hula classes. Not sure which Movement Form is right for you? Come talk to us. With the studio’s rich offerings of different movement modalities, you can experiment with various class times, teachers and movement forms – all in one space.

Private Sessions

Personalized, one-on-one or small-group classes may be arranged for with any of our skilled teachers. Hula, Aerial and Yoga are popular choices for private sessions.

Trainings & Workshops

As a mindful movement and yoga studio in Hawaii, Still & Moving Center serves as a pulsing heart in the middle of the Pacific for international mind/body teacher training and movement workshops. Trainers, teachers, and students converge here from all* the continents of the globe. We call in world-class experts to teach and train in the healing arts, dance arts, and mindful martial arts, and we send out individuals prepared to practice and teach those arts themselves.

*6 continents so far; we have yet to host an Antarctic visitor!

Performances & Gatherings

The Barefoot Ballroom offers a sound and light system that can be adapted for performances. We have LCD projectors and movie screens. Our Ohana Hall can serve as audience space for the Barefoot Ballroom in the case of performances. Independently, the Ohana Hall can accommodate gatherings and is the place for community meetings, including Satsangs.

Satsang

Free! Every Sunday at 12 noon. Nourish your soul! Join us to share your reflections on life. This thought-provoking exchange considers the relevance to our daily lives of topics from the Still & Moving Center Almanac.

Upcoming Events

Sep 12, 2021 September 12, 2021, - December 12, 2021,
Global, HI United States
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The body is resilient. Human beings are born resilient. Nia movement and Nia routines provide the perfect map to develop body and life resilience skills.

Are you ready to systematically approach a new piece of Nia choreography each week? Ready to dive into deep conversation and exploration of how you live Nia in your life and in your teaching? This group experience provides you with week-by-week support, professional guidance, good cheer and friendship within a small, personalized context...

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Sep 14, 2021 September 14, 2021, - November 2, 2021,
Global, HI United States
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8 week seriesSep 14 to Nov 2, 2021Tuesdays, 7:15-8:15pm HST $199 plus tax This 8 week series will culminate in a performance for our annual Diwali presentation Nov 7, 2021  In this class, you will learn dance skills in the Hammock, as well as in floor exercises and stretching. The techniques and strength-building exercises are […]

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Sep 17, 2021 September 17, 2021, - November 5, 2021,
Global, HI United States
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8 week seriesSep 17 to Nov 5, 2021Fridays 5:30-6:30pm HST$199 plus tax This 8 week series will culminate in a performance for our annual Diwali celebration Nov 7, 2021       What does it feel like to move in and suspend in the air, and have increased body awareness and balance? This is your […]

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Oct 02, 2021 5:30 am - 7:30 am
Global, HI United States
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Saturday, October 2, 2021 5:30 - 7:30am HST Hawaii Time/ 8:30-10:30am PST/ 11:30am-1:30pm EST(21:00-23:00 IST-India time) AND 2:00 - 4:00pm HST Hawaii Time/ 5:00-7:00pm PST/ 8:00-10:00pm EST(Oct 3 5:30-7:30am IST- India time) FREE "The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience." - Mahatma Gandhi Join […]

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Oct 02, 2021 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Global, HI United States
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Saturday, October 2, 2021 5:30 - 7:30am HST Hawaii Time/ 8:30-10:30am PST/ 11:30am-1:30pm EST(21:00-23:00 IST-India time)   AND 2:00 - 4:00pm HST Hawaii Time/ 5:00-7:00pm PST/ 8:00-10:00pm EST(Oct 3 5:30-7:30am IST- India time) FREE "The human voice can never reach the distance that is covered by the still small voice of conscience." - Mahatma Gandhi […]

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Oct 09, 2021 2:00 pm - 4:30 pm
HI United States
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Saturday October 9, 20212:00 - 4:30 pm HST $49 Discounted weekend combo for both workshops: $95 20% discount for Golden Circle & Platinum Members off each single workshop Please, make sure to select In-person or Online option when signing up.The benefits of this Saturday workshop include tension release, improved posture, and increased mobility in the […]

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Oct 10, 2021 11:30 am - 2:15 pm
HI United States
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Sunday October 10, 202111:30 am-2:15 pm HST $54 Discounted weekend combo for both workshops: $95 20% discount for Golden Circle & Platinum Members off each single workshop Please, make sure to select In-person or Online option when signing up.In this Sunday workshop we continue on the theme of the shoulder girdle and neck, in relationship […]

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Oct 15, 2021 October 15, 2021, - October 17, 2021,
Global, HI United States
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Oct 15-16-17, 2021Fri: 2:30-5:30pm HSTSat: 10:30am-1:30pm HST  +  2:30-5:30pm HSTSun: 10:30am-1:30pm HST  +  2:30-5:30pm HST5hrs of pre-recorded modules and independent study. SLIDING SCALE: $400   | Supporter Rate (support others as well as yourself)$350   | Sustainer Rate (pays for you)$300   | Community Rate (discounted) Value of this training: $350If none of the above […]

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Oct 17, 2021 October 17, 2021, - December 13, 2021,
Global, HI United States
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3 to 6 year olds:Oct 18- Dec 13, 2021 (except Nov 29)Mondays, 3:00-3:45pm Price: $165 7 to 12 year oldsOct 17- Dec 12, 2021  (except Nov 28)Sundays, 9:15-10:15am Price $165Participants in the Keiki Hula series will have an opportunity to perform at our annual Merry & Bright celebration, Sunday Dec 19, 2021 Enrolling your child […]

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Oct 23, 2021 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm
HI United States
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Day 1:    October 23, 2021 4:30 - 6:30 pm HST/ 日本時間:10月24日(日 )                                                           11:30am-1:30pm Price: $55 for one workshop -  $95 for two workshops 料金:55ドル(ワークショップ1回分) / 95ドル(ワークショップ2回分) […]

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