1844 Echo Park Avenue | Los Angeles, CA, 90026 | (323) 913-9460

Tannis Kobrinsky

Tannis Kobrinsky, owner of Pilates & Arts, has been an Echo Park resident for 20 years. Classically trained in Ballet, as well as Jazz and modern dance, she’s taught movement and fitness for 4 decades. A Theater major, she worked in the entertainment industry in front of and behind the camera, but teaching the joys and healing power of movement has been a constant and a passion all her life. She studied directly with BASI Pilates International founder Rael Isacowitz, earning a comprehensive BASI Pilates certification in 2000. She certified in GYROTONIC and GYROKINESIS in 2005. She’s taught Pilates since 2000 in Los Angeles and internationally, via her business, Health Habitravels. 2010 she produced and starred in the award winning DVD “WELL worked out with Tannis. ” and is also a produced and published writer.


Tannis Kobrinsky instructs the following:
  • Pilates fusion on the mat
  • Energy-infused, fun workout weaves together Pilates' core work, energizing Qi Gong moves and gentle yoga based stretches. Eclectic music adds inspiration. This program keeps you strong, supple and healthy at every age! Beginners welcome!

  • Group Reformer Mixed Level
  • All levels welcome. 55-60 minute Pilates workout. Most of the session devoted to work on the spring loaded Pilates machines, but may also include some matwork. This is a mindful full body workout that builds core strength, increases flexibility, improves balance, alignment and coordination. Maximum of 6 students taught by 1 instructor. Small classes allow us to provide individual attention and hands on guidance.

  • Intermediate/Advanced Reformer
  • Group reformer for 3-6 participants. An intermediate to advanced class that generally includes the classical Pilates exercise regime and sequencing. Prior experience on the reformer and/or instructor’s approval required to join this class.

  • Joshua Tree Full Moon Retreat
  • Story + Pilates + Vegan Cooking = Fullfillment.  Saturday August 25 and Sunday August 26 join Pilates & Arts Echo Park owner Tannis Kobrinsky and award winning writer/director and chef Christina Beck at Joshua Tree Dream Weaver, Tannis's beautiful home on 5 acres in the Joshua Tree Highlands.  $250 must be received by August 5th.  Limited spaces available. 
     
    LODGINGS NOT INCLUDED BUT RECOMMENDATIONS AVAILABLE FROM BUDGET TO LUXE PROVIDED.
     
    DOES INCLUDE:
    • 2 Pilates mat and stretch classes with Tannis
    • 2 writing classes with Christina
    • 2 vegan cooking classes with Christina
    • lunch and dinner both days
    • Joshua Tree Hike
    • optional Sunday night full moon ceremony/drum circle at Wind Walkers Medicine Wheel ($25 donation suggested)
    • time to relax and star-gaze from the hot tub.

  • Group Reformer mixed level
  • All levels welcome. 55-60 minute Pilates workout. Most of the session devoted to work on the spring loaded Pilates machines, but may also include some matwork.  This is a mindful full body workout that builds core strength, increases flexibility, improves balance, alignment and coordination.  Maximum of 6 students taught by 1 instructor.  Small classes allow us to provide individual attention and hands on guidance.