Are you a recent Yoga, Barre, Pilates or Dance Graduate? 

The Nu Movement Co-op is THE PERFECT PLACE TO GET started offering your teaching services to the Rochester community!

  • Your class is of your own design, concept and price point as you will be operating your own business ( Independent Contractor )

  • Nu adds all classes that take place in our Art Gallery Studio to our website and provides an online signup linked directly to your email

  • Teachers keep all the funds from student attendance including the sales of any goods or alternate services they may wish to provide during their class times

  • Our Studio features a separate Prop Room full of Yoga, Pilates and Barre Workout equipment for teachers and students to use free of charge

  • All Member / Instructors have the ability to use the studio free of charge for private lessons and personal practice

  • All Member / Instructors may also attend any weekly ongoing class free of charge

  • All Member / Instructors receive half price on Workshop Rentals

  • Nu Movement advertises for all classes and workshops on our social media platforms to help spread the word about your services


  • Proof of NYS Law Certification if required to teach your specific class style

  • All Member / Instructors are required to carry Personal Injury and Property Damage Insurance coverage listing Nu Movement as additionally Insured

  • All Member / Instructors are obligated to an eight (8) consecutive week contract for both public and private classes at a time

  • Adherence to all contract stipulations, policies and procedures pertaining to use of the facility

Interested in renting our Art Gallery Studio for your workshop or private event?


  • 650 square foot custom heated floor / can accommodate up to 25 mats

  • A separate Prop Room stocked with yoga mats, blocks, blankets, eye pillows, straps, tennis balls, bolsters, hand weights and ballet barres

  • A complementary hot herbal tea station

  • Private bathroom

  • Off street parking / entrance is on a parking lot

  • Website representation for your event with an online signup

  • Nu advertises for all classes, workshops and events on all of our social media platforms

Cost & Requirements:

  • Rental Rates are by the hour - $30 per hour / one additional mandatory hour charged for 30min setup and 30min cleanup

  • Renters must provide proof of Insurance for personal injury and property damage and will need to add Nu Movement as additionally insured for the duration of time while using the studio

  • If you are offering a public class / event that requires a certification according to NYS law proof of certification is required

  • All renters are required to sign a liability waiver / rental agreement and total rental amount is to be paid in full in order to reserve your day and time