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> Radiance Movement, 1334 Lincoln Blvd,
Suite 140, Santa Monica, CA 90401. Dancingwellnessarts.com
Believing in the power of movement and its ability to improve physical
and emotional advancement in community well-being, Madison Moross
and Phannie, two lifelong dancers and teachers, opened Radiance Movement, a holistically-minded dance school and community space aimed at
cultivating a body-centered and solution-minded lifestyle.
The studio was built on a foundation of sustainability, elevating ecological mindfulness to a soul-sustaining level to cultivate compassion and altruism. “We want to encourage kids and adults to keep an open communication with their minds, bodies, and spirits. We think that everybody
can dance no matter their age, background, or condition,” says Madison.
An intersection between art, wellness, and sustainability, Radiance embraces multiple avenues of movement, including a Young Dancers Program for kids ages 3-17; the EveryBODY Dances Program, providing
dance and Yoga to participants with disabilities or limitations; and adult
classes and workshops in movement, meditation, and Yoga. The studio
also hosts regular artist showcases and sustainable solutions groups. All
classes and events are designed to cultivate creativity, authenticity, joyfulness, and the expression of radiant bodies through the language and discipline of movement. Opened in September 2011, Radiance Movement
Studio is a hidden gem in Santa Monica that offers a comfortable environment for intimate connections, creative expression, and individual