Ruth is available for private sessions in Santa Barbara and other areas. Contact Ruth to schedule a session.

For information and upcoming performances about Ruth’s flatfooting with the band The Honeysuckle Possums, please go to


Calendar of Events


Ongoing Weekly Restorative Foam Roller Class – Now on Zoom!

Monday 5:15 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. PST on Zoom via The Dance Hub

Click Here to Download the Foam Roller Class Flyer

Click here to register for the class!

Date: May 4, 2019
Place: Denver, CO

Professional workshops for pilates teachers and others:

Pilates Mat Class
Footage:  Exploring our Southern End
The Art of Tactile Cueing

Available for private sessions on May 5th.  Contact Move Studios to schedule:  303-999-0405

Date: January 25-27
Place: Santa Fe, NM

The Human Movement Conference offers a modern educational approach to Pilates and somatic movement practices in a supportive and special environment.

View our Conference brochure and schedule Here

Contact:  Kevin Bowen


Private Pilates and sessions in The TRAGER® Approach.

Date: August 11-14
Place: Santa Fe, NM

Date:  July 23-27
Place: Synergy Studio, Cookeville, TN


Private lessons, Workshops, Teacher training

Date:  Thursday October 26, Friday October 27
Place:  Renaissance Indian Wells Resort & Spa, Indian Wells, CA

Two mat classes at the 17th annual Pilates Method Alliance Conference.  Full conference runs Oct 25-28.

The Pilates Method Alliance (PMA) is the international, not-for-profit, professional association and certifying agency dedicated to the teachings of Joseph H. and Clara Pilates. Our mission is to foster community,  integrity, and respect for diversity; establish certification and continuing education standards; and promote the Pilates method of exercise.

Contact:  Tanya Nieto-Winzey
Annual Meeting Coordinator
Pilates Method Alliance – PMA
1666 Kennedy Causeway, Suite 402
North Bay Village, FL 33141
Tel. 1-866-573-4945 ext. 306

Date: February 3-5, 2017
Place: Santa Fe, NM

“All About Eve” event produced by Kevin Bowen, Core Dynamics Pilates
Additionally available for private lessons in all modalities

Contact: Email Ruth Alpert or call 505-660-1414


Date:  March 2-22, 2016
Place:  Singapore

Private lessons, Workshops, Teacher training

Contact:  Visit website, Email or call 65-6538-8922

Date:  April 16-17, 2016
Place:  Las Vegas, NV

Teaching Skills: Tactile Cueing, a workshop for Pilates Professionals
Private lessons

Contact: Tracy Maurstad, call or text: 702-219-6172

Date:  September 10-11, 2016
Place:  Tucson, AZ

Workshops and Private lessons

Contact:  Visit website, email or call 520-207-6121


Date:   January 10, 2015
Place:  Core Fitness Training, Santa Barbara, CA

Introduction to The Alexander Technique

Contact: Email Ruth Alpert or call 505-660-1414

Date:   February 8, 2015
Place:  Studio S Pilates, Temecula, CA

One day workshop for pilates teachers on Spine and Shoulders

Contact: Email Sunni Almond or visit the Studio S Pilates website

Date:   March 27-29, 2015
Place:  Pilates Bodyworks, Singapore

REFINING PILATES: Attaining Agile and Graceful Movement

Contact: Email or visit

Date:   April 13, 2015
Place:  Filming at Pilates Anytime

Contact: Visit

Date:   July 12-18, 2015
Place:  Synergy, Cookeville, TN

Pilates Master Class July 15 @ noon; TRAGER® MENTASTICS® Master Class July 16 @ 5:30 pm; Bod.ease Spine Workshop July 18 @10:30 am.
Pilates privates, duets, trios. Private sessions in The TRAGER® Approach.

Contact: Email

Date:   September 11-12, 2015
Place:  Pilates Nook, Edmond, OK

“Introduction to the Alexander Technique”, 3 hour workshop on September 12 (3 hours PMA CEC’s available)
Private pilates sessions September 11th and 12th

Contact:   Email feelbetter@pilatesnook or call 405-509-5155

Date:   November 5, 2015
Place:  Pilates Method Alliance Conference in Denver, CO

“Delineating the Eve Gentry Approach to Pilates” workshop 11am.

Participation in panel discussion on Eve Gentry as part of Marion Kessel’s workshop on Friday, November 6th, 2:30pm.

Contact:   Pilates Method Alliance

Date:   November 14-15, 2015
Place:  Thrive Physical Therapy + Pilates, Boise, ID

“Tactile Cueing” 3 hour workshop November 14th. “Introduction to The Alexander Technique”, 3 hour workshop November 15th. 3 PMA CEC’s available for each.
Private pilates sessions November 14th & 15th

Contact: Email or call 208-345-1515

Date:   December 5th & 6th, 2015
Place:  BodyQuest Pilates, Tucson, AZ

9-11 am Saturday December 5th: Eve Gentry and The Power of Pilates film, and Gentry lineage Mat Class.
2 PMA CEC’s.
9-12 Sunday December 6th: “Tactile Cueing” 3 hour workshop and “Introduction to the Alexander Technique, Applications for Pilates Teachers” workshop, 3 hour workshop. 3 PMA CEC’s available for each.

Contact: Email or call 520-312-7755