Alie McManus began studying yoga and meditation in 1994 and has been teaching since 1999. Her passion for yoga has led her to Bali, Thailand, Hong Kong, Jamaica, Greece, and across the United States to study with the world’s foremost teachers and eccentrics. Alie’s primary teacher is Erich Schiffmann, and she has learned from Barbara Benagh, Patricia Sullivan and Angela Farmer. Alie has taught all over the US, and guides retreats around the globe. Chicago is Alie’s home and she teaches at Moksha and Yogaview. Alie shares her love of yoga wherever she goes, whether at home or on her continued travels around the world. Alie has recently released her first yoga DVD, Freedom Yoga in Millennium Park, which you can buy on Amazon or Vimeo on Demand.

In Alie’s class, be ready for innovative pose variations, essential alignment details, breathing techniques, and the experience of spontaneous joy, and increased luminosity. Alie will invite you to exercise indiscriminate curiosity, and to play, explore, learn, love, enjoy, and be free to be your self totally.  It is Alie’s intent for you to experience your natural state of peace.