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Undoing Head to Toe: Contact/Spring – A Teacher Refresher Course w/Barbara Kent, March 15 & 16, 2014, 10:00 am to 4:00 pm daily
Date:Saturday, March 15, 2014 - Sunday, March 16, 2014
American Center for the Alexander Technique
39 West 14th Street, Room #507New York, NY 10011
Contact Phone #:1 (212) 633-2229 x1
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Undoing Head to Toe: Contact/Spring – A Teacher Refresher Course
March 15 & 16, 2014
Inhibition gives us a window of opportunity to notice and influence through undoing how weight reaches our feet and how our H/N/B relationship responds with an upward spring.
We will explore these relationships and various teaching strategies for working with the oppositional forces of CONTACT - SPRING
Date and Time: Saturday and Sunday, March 15 & 16, 2014, 10:00 am – 4:00 pm each day
Location: ACAT, 39 West 14th Street, Room #507, between 5th and 6th Avenue
Course Fee: $300 for Members, $425 for non-members.
This course satisfies 10 hours of AmSAT CE Credits
Registration: To confirm your space in the class, send a deposit of $150 for members; $215 for non-members, payable to “ACAT”, 39 West 14th Street, Suite 507, New York, NY 10011 by Friday, January 31, 2014. The balance of $150 is due on Friday, February 21, 2014.
This course is limited to 12 students; and satisfies 10 hours of AmSAT Continuing Education requirements.
Presenter Bio: Barbara Kent earned her B.A. in Music at California State University in 1959, studied voice at the Juilliard School from 1960-61, and received her MA in Music from Brooklyn College in 1971. Her singing led her to the Alexander Technique in the early 60′s, and she was certified by ACAT in 1971. Barbara has been a faculty member of ACAT since 1972, and served as ACAT’s TCP Director from 1982-87, and 1996-2001. A long time faculty of the Sweet Briar Residential Course, Barbara has presented at a number of International Congresses; and for the New York Singing Teachers’ Association and the Rubenfeld Synergy International Association. Barbara offers the Post Certification Program “Progress, Not Perfection” through ACAT. She studied with Carl Stough and integrates the principles of Breathing Coordination into her work; she is also certified in the Rubenfeld Synergy Method. Barbara maintains a private practice in NYC and Sag Harbor, NY.