Karen Fennell is a contemporary dance artist who has made her home in Montreal since 2004. A graduate of the Concordia University Dance Program (BFA), she collaborates regularly as a performer and choreographer with artists in Montreal, Toronto, and abroad. A passionate student of the GYROTONIC® and GYROKINESIS® Methods since 2007, Karen became a licensed instructor of both methods in 2009 and 2011, respectively. She brings to her teaching a lifetime love of movement that has included 10 years of competitive gymnastics, 18 years of yoga practice, and 16 years of training, performing and creating in Contemporary Dance. She believes wholeheartedly in the ability of movement to open people’s hearts and transform their lives.