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Madeline Black

Madeline’s life pursuit is the discovery of how the human body moves. Over 30 years in the field of movement, her curiosity explored all aspects of movement in dance, Pilates, yoga, Gyrotonic®, fitness training and from studies of human biomechanics, human cadaver dissection labs, osteopathic and manual therapies. Madeline is the author of “Centered: Organizing the body through movement theory, kinesiology and Pilates techniques” published by Handspring Publishing. Madeline developed the Madeline Black Method™, a method teaching movement teachers to use assessment skills, movement sequences and manual techniques to help people achieve their fullest movement potential. 

Her extensive study and widely respected accomplishments in the field of movement and fitness have fueled her rise as an international leader in movement and exercise education. What sets Madeline apart is her intuitive integrity, articulate awareness of the physical body and decades of expertise.


The Madeline Black Method™ is an advanced movement approach that transforms the body for better movement, health and improved physical capacity. Through Madeline’s immersive training and workshops, movement professionals all over the world have gained the confidence and expertise needed to approach, identify and assess movement patterns and apply their newly acquired skills to develop efficient plans and effective movement sequences for their clients.

Madeline has filmed many workshops and movement classes for Pilates Anytime and Fusion Pilates EDU Online.

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