Who are some well-known students of the Alexander Technique?

Notable people from a variety of fields have studied the Alexander Technique over the years.  A sampling includes:

  • Nikolaas Tinbergen, Nobel Laureate in Physiology/Medicine, 1973 (video of his Nobel lecture, the last third of which is devoted to the AT)
  • Sir Charles Sherrington, Nobel Laureate in Medicine, 1932
  • George Bernard Shaw, Nobel Laureate in Literature, 1925
  • George Coghill, Biologist, Anatomist, member of National Academy of Sciences
  • John Dewey, Educator and Philosopher
  • Aldous Huxley, writer
  • Robertson Davies, writer
  • John Cleese, actor
  • Lynn Redgrave, actor
  • Annette Bening, actor
  • Hilary Swank, actor
  • Paul Newman, actor
  • Julie Andrews, actor
  • Sir Colin Davis, conductor
  • James Galway, musician
  • Yehudi Menuhin, musician
  • Madonna, singer
  • Sting, singer, musician
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