Alexander Technique and Linklater Voice Method
Six Week Class
This class brings together two world-renowned works. Learn a basic understanding of both methods in six weeks.
• Better breathing coordination for best vocal use • Economy of movement of body/voice use • Gain awareness of and change habits that interfere with the free, natural use of your voice and body • More open and resonant sound
Weekly instruction in both methods culminates with monologue work in the final class. In addition, each student receives one 30 minute individual lesson from each teacher. Tom and Elena bring decades of experience and expertise of these methods, theater and acting. Class open to everyone!
Monday evenings, April 30th – June 11th 6:30 p.m.-8:00p.m.
(Class meets April 30; May 7, 14, and 21; June 4 and 11 - no class Monday, May 28th)
Each participant will have one Alexander Technique lesson and one Linklater Voice lesson outside of class during the six week period. Class size limited to 8.
Fee: $450. Deposit of $100 due by Monday, April 16th to reserve your space in the class.
Balance due of $350.00 due by first class, April 30th.
Make checks payable to: Alexander Technique Center for Performance and Development
Location for mailing payment and class site:
Alexander Technique Center for Performance and Development
330 West 38th Street, Suite 803
New York, NY 10018
Registration: Contact Elena McGhee at email@example.com.
Tom Vasiliades teaches the Alexander Technique to professional and student performers, and coaches performers on Broadway and Off-Broadway. He teaches in the Evening Division at The Juilliard School. Tom was the Chair of Movement at the New School for Drama and on the faculty of NYU undergraduate drama. He is the founder of Alexander Technique Center for Performance and Development, where he works with people with chronic pain and respiratory ailments (such as asthma and emphysema), and the general public. Tom is the Director of Training at the Training Center for the Alexander Technique-NYC. He has also taught the Alexander Technique in university settings, medical offices and health clubs. Tom's Bio Elena McGhee is a Vocal Coach, Designated Linklater Instructor and an actress. Teaching appointments include: The New School: Eugene Lang College, NYU: ETW, Fordham University Lincoln Center, Syracuse University Tepper Semester, Sarah Lawrence College, Stella Adler Academy (Hollywood), NYU Cap 21, ACT, Harlem School of the Arts, Shakespeare & Company and The Linklater Center in NYC. She also has a private coaching practice and her clients have appeared on Broadway, Film and Television. She attended Classic Stage Company’s 2-year Classical Conservatory. Studio Dante and The Wynn Handman Studio. BA Theatre Arts University of Massachusetts. Trained by Kristin Linklater to teach “Freeing The Natural Voice.” www.leadingwithyourvoice.com, www.elenamcghee.com