an experiential movement practice

​Florence Poulain is a multi-disciplinary movement educator who focuses on leading and supporting experiential movement for individuals and in community. Florence moved from NYC to Kingston, NY in 2015. 


Florence is a Moving For Life Certified Instructor (2015), a BodyMind Dancing Certified Teacher (2016) and currently a student of Body-Mind Centering (Somatic Movement Education).  She started dancing Butoh in 2004, hosting weekly community practices since 2011 in NYC. 


Florence has a background in classical music education and holds a Masters in Cinema Studies.  She has worked in Film and Video Production for 14 years and taught French and video production as an adjunct professor in NYC.  She worked as a creative arts / activities therapist for a mental health unit from 2016 till 2019.