Macklen Mayse is a teacher, puppeteer, and nature explorer based in NYC. She teaches kids yoga, Yoga Tune Up® and other adult yoga classes that go outside of the box. She puppeteered for artists at St. Ann’s Warehouse, La MaMa Experimental Theater Club, and The Tank using a hand & rod puppet, object puppetry and a Bunraku-style puppet. Her solo performances and other fine art work appeared at the Governors Island Art Fair, Dumbo Arts Festival, Mykonos Biennale, Under St. Marks Theater, Pratt Institute, Tillou Fine Art, The Silent Barn, Old Man Hustle, and Panopoly Performance Laboratory. Exploring nature is her forever beau. She traverses on solo hikes and leads groups of yoga students into the woods for forest bathing meditations. Macklen specializes in creative movement, quirky humor, and teaching children.