Movement

Alexander Technique

Alexander Technique: The Alexander Technique is a self-use method used by actors to discover and reduce patterns of excess tension in movement, posture and performance, free up breathing, enhance vocal production, reduce performance anxiety, and access deeper presence on the stage and screen. It’s taught in the top performing arts schools including the Royal Academy of Dramatic Art, London, the Yale University School of Drama, and The Miller Healthcare Institute for Performing Arts NYC, and is used by actors such as Judi Dench, John Cleese, Leonardo DiCaprio, Hilary Swank, Hugh Jackman, Juliette Binoche, and many others.

  1. Improved basic body mapping and self-awareness for movement
  2. Enhanced self-observation skill
  3. Strategies to enhance and develop a skilled use of attention/intention
  4. Increased understanding and tools to:

Identify personal physical and/or vocal habits
Identify and reduce excess tension or boost awareness
Enhance coordination and presence

Instructors: Mark Vasek (Read More) and Desmond Price (Read More)

Cost:
6 weeks
$340 + GST (2 payment option)
$290 if taken in conjunction with Scene Study

Up-coming Program Dates:
Mondays
7pm – 9:30pm
Starts April 16, 2018
No class May 21

Class Full