Cornelius found his way to yoga through his college dance teacher and reconnected with yoga, years later, after a dance injury while performing professionally with The Lion King on Broadway. He currently lives in Los Angeles, CA as a yoga instructor (ERYT 200), L1 Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor, and performer.
Cornelius currently lives in Los Angeles as a yoga instructor (E-RYT 200), L1 Ayurvedic Wellness Counselor, and performer. Cornelius has been featured in Cosmopolitan and OK Magazines alongside student and client, Actress-Entrepreneur Jessica Alba (co-founder of The Honest Company). Pre-COVID he was dancing with Oprah Winfrey on her 2020 Vision Tour in partnership with WW. He's taught yoga to a list of celebrities and reality stars while living in Los Angeles. In addition, Cornelius is a veteran performer of NYC's Broadway theater scene having performed in shows such as The Lion King, Thou Shalt Not, and Smokey Joe's Café. He can also be seen performing in the LA and San Diego theater communities, with a more notable starring performance as Lola in 3D Theatricals 2020 production of Kinky Boots the Musical. When Cornelius is offstage and out of the yoga studio, he works independently for a variety of small businesses & sober living facilities providing the services of yoga, mindful movement and education, and creative writing. Learn more about Cornelius at https://www.corneliusyogaburn.com/.