CK Chu Tai Chi

Master Chu in Times Square

CK Chu Tai Chi in Times Square

CK Chu Tai Chi is located at 156 W. 44th Street - just off Times Square between Broadway and 6th Ave. - in New York City. The school was founded in 1973 by Grandmaster C.K. Chu. Currently, CK Chu Tai Chi is under the direction of Master Hyland Harris.

Health and self-defense classes are held seven days a week for all ages and abilities. Ongoing classes include Tai Chi, Nei Kung, Eternal Spring Chi Kung, and Meditation.

New students can browse the frequently asked questions, student testimonials, press mentions, and photo gallery, or call 212-221-6110. Inquire also about the Training Program for Tournament Fighting, teacher certification, and specialized programs for elder health. For information about our Free Eternal Spring Tai Chi Classes in Bryant Park, consult the web pages of the Tai Chi Chuan Center.

Upcoming Events and News

Special Event: On October 14 and 21 at 7:30 am, there will be an Eternal Spring Class in Times Square! Come join in! (Note: Free classes in Bryant Park end on 9/25.

Next Workshops: Eternal Spring, September 28th, 1-3:30; Nei Kung, October 26th, 1-3:30. Sign up here: Workshop and Special Class Schedule.

Special Classes: Nei Kung Improvement will begin September 25th at 7:30 and run 10 weeks. Sign up today to reserve your place in the class. Other Fall Special Class options include Meditation and Eternal Spring Improvement. If you are interested in either class, please let us know in the office. Those classes will begin when enough people sign up.


We are now streaming on Vimeo. Check out our portfolio here. If you want to take our online courses, you first need to sign up for a basic (free) membership with Vimeo. Then, pay a small fee through PayPal. It's easy - try it!

Upcoming Holidays

CK Chu Tai Chi will be closed for the following dates:

Labor Day Weekend, August 30th to September 1.
Thanksgiving Weekend, November 27th to 30th.
Christmas Eve/Day, December 24 - 25.
New Years Eve/Day, December 31 to January 1.