Shari Nyce starting her training as a dancer. She was a Principle ballet dancer with several east coast companies. She then found her true love in Modern dance. She worked in NYC with Keith Young’s dance company. Shari decided to move west and continue her dance career doing company work but also film, television, commercial, and video.
After working with Twlya Tharp, Shari decided to try her hand at choreography. As well as doing her own work, she continued working with companies such as Hysterica Dance and working in the Hollywood scene.
In 1988 while in LA she began teaching Pilates. She worked with Mari Winsor for a few years and then struck out on her own. She has acquired certifications in Physical Mind, Stott, and BASI. She also has worked intensely with Michelle Larson, Marie Jose Bloom, Jillian Hessel, Alan Herdman, Maya Aubrey, Madeline Black as well as many other teachers.
She also holds certifications in yoga and has been through certifications in Gyrotnic and Gyrokinesis. Shari teaches in the style of Anusara Yoga. Her physical background includes, trapeze, circus silks, boxing, weight lifting, martial arts, cycling, snowboarding, sailing, running, swimming,
She has taken several college courses in anatomy, physiology, and nutrition and is in the process of pursuing a degree in physical therapy.
She started Nyce Bodies Pilates studio in 1992. She is a single mom of three little girls and in 2007 she moved them back home to New Jersey where she opened her studio in Pennington. Shari has a fully equipped studio esclusively utilizing apparatus manufactured by Balanced Body Shari teaches every level of fitness and has taught and certified many of the teachers in this area.