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Robert Goodwin


Founder of T'ai Chi Taowest Academy, Los Angeles, California
Founder and Instructor, T'ai Chi Association of Prospect Park, Brooklyn, New York
Co-founder of the St. Louis T'ai Chi Ch'uan Association, St. Louis, Missouri

Instructor "T'ai Chi For Actors"
(A class designed by Mr. Goodwin to enhance character development through the application of the T'ai Chi principles of awareness, centering and relaxed movement.)
Manhattan Class Company, New York City
Syracuse University, Syracuse, New York
Southern University of New York, Geneseo, New York
Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville, Illinois
Webster University Conservatory of Theatre Arts, St. Louis, Missouri

Lectures and Workshops
Counselors for Chemical Dependence, Health Insurance Plan of New York, New York City
Hyland Rehabilitation Center, St. Louis, Missouri
St. Anthony's Adult and Juvenile Psychiatric Center, St. Louis, Missouri
Missouri Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance, Kansas City, Missouri
St. Ann Community Center for Senior Citizens, St. Ann, Missouri
Maria Senior Citizen's Center, St. Louis, Missouri
Camp Bravo Performing Arts Retreat, Los Angeles, California

Movement Workshops
Professional Actors, Dancers, Athletes and Martial Artists

Articles Published
"Inside Kung-Fu", Magazine, Burbank, California
"The T'ai Chi Player, Magazine, New York City
"T'ai Chi", Magazine, Los Angeles, California
"The St. Louis T'ai Chi Ch'uan Newsletter", St. Louis, Missouri

Television Appearances
"A.M. Buffalo", WKBW-TV, Buffalo, New York
"The Nightbeat", KETC-TV, Springfield, Massachusetts
"The Golden Years", KSD-TV, St. Louis, Missouri
"Creative Aging", American Cable Company, St. Louis, Missouri
"We Thought You Should Know", KETC-TV, St. Louis, Missouri

Training
Direct lineage from Cheng, Man-ching through Lo, Pang-jeng (Benjamin), Robert W. Smith and Maggie Newman.
Mr. Goodwin began studying T'ai Chi Ch'uan in 1974 and has been teaching the past 30 years.
Approved by Ben Lo to represent the Yang, short-form.


"An inch of meditation, an inch of Buddha." --

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