Kirsty Arnold

Our serene Assistant Manager, Kirsty advices students, organises staff and does a myriad of other things at the Shala – all with infinite patience, diplomacy and limitless good humour. And when she's not at the Shala, she's busy with her career as a dancer.

Kirsty Arnold

Assistant Manager

In her role as Assistant Manager, Kirsty assists students with registration, membership and general advice. She also assists on the administrative and management side of the Shala.

Kirsty first began yoga and Pilates herself when she started professional dance training over ten years ago (BpA Hons Degree- NSCD , MA in Contemporary Dance LCDS). She now freelances as a Contemporary Dance Performer and Teacher (Punchdrunk, Simon McBurney, Charlotte Spencer Projects, Seke Chimutengwende and Friends, Mystery Skin)  as well as having received Arts Council funding for some of her own work. Yoga and Pilates form an essential part of her world and when she is not behind the scenes on the laptop at The Shala, Kirsty is on the mat as often as possible! Email Kirsty.