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ACGM 2019 - Public Events

June 26 - 30, 2019


The American Society of the Alexander Technique (AmSAT)


Reaching Your Potential with Alexander Technique

Columbia University in New York City June 26-30, 2019

The ACGM brings together Alexander Technique teachers from around the world to bring you a new experience of your mind-body potential. All workshops are experiential. To register, please click and select the Public Events category. 

Online registration is now closed. Onsite registration will be available starting Wednesday, June 26th. Click HERE to review the many workshop options to prepare for registering onsite. You can also look at the schedule-at-a-glance HERE. Please call the AmSAT office at 937.586.3732 before June 22 for more information.                                            

Many more workshops are available to Associate Members. Call to become an Associate Member of AmSAT for $55 today. 



Workshops are $65 and some are FREE, check registration for details


Davian “DJ” Robinson: one of the most inspiring figures today as an accomplished dancer and athlete who also happens to be blind

  • Weds, June 26th 2-3:30
  • Saturday June 29th 3:30-5:00
  • Sunday, June 30th 3:30-5:00

 Mastering the Art of Wearing High Heels with Singer and Model Chyna Whyne

  • Weds June 26th 4-5:30
  • Thursday June 27th 2-3:30
  • Friday June 28th 3:30-5:00
  • Saturday June 29th 3:30-5:00

 Acting with Yale Instructor Bill Connington

  • Thursday June 27th 2-3:30

 Alexander Technique for Activists:  Radical Self-Care with Karin Heisecke and Joanna Britton

  • Thursday June 27th  2:00-3:30

 Susan Cohen & Paul Cano-Lopez - A New Tool for Construction Workers

  • Saturday June 29th 1:30-3:00

Guitar Huddle with Sandra Bain Cushman, led by former members of Robert Fripp's Guitar Craft

  • Saturday June 29th 3:30-5:00

 Alexander Technique for Educators: Safe Space Mini-Retreat for Teachers, Students and People who Support Them with Sandra Bain Cushman

  • Friday June 28th 9-10:30

 Scoliosis 101 with Dr. Hagit Berdishevsky & Kecia Chin

  • Weds June 26th 9-12:30

 Using The Alexander Technique to Help People Living With Parkinson's with Bill Connington

  • Sunday June 30th 1:30-3pm

 A Time to Gather: Reunion of ACAT Alumni and Members

  • Sunday June 30th Noon-1:30pm

STREB Performer Fabio Tavares:  Finding UP from the Ground

  • Sunday June 30th 1:30-3pm

 Alexander Technique for Everyone! - Fabio Tavares

  • Saturday June 29th 1:30-3pm

Applying Alexander Technique to Salsa Dancing with Allyna Steinberg

  • Sunday June 30th 3:15-4:45pm

Alexander Technique for Performing Artists:

  • Friday June 28th 1:30-3pm


---ALERT--- This is now open to Alexander Teachers and teachers in training only---

Performing Artists Panel:  Evolution and Practice of the Alexander Technique in The Juilliard School, by current AT Faculty at The Juilliard School Friday 12:20-1:20  

Please feel free to use these materials to publicize our free workshops to the public!

Click on the item below to download the workshop marketing materials for distribution:

 65 Public Workshops Flyer

 Free Public Workshops Flyer

 Acting and the Alexander Technique


 2 Sided Public Workshops Flyer

 Beyond Sight Flyer

 Safe Space Mini-Retreat for Educators

 Finding UP From the Ground

 FB AT for Performers

 FB Fabio Everyone

 FB Free Chyna Whyne

What is the Alexander Technique?

The Alexander Technique is an educational method used worldwide for well over 100 years. By teaching how to change faulty postural habits, it enables improved mobility, posture, performance and alertness along with relief of chronic stiffness, tension and stress. Find out more Here

What is the ACGM?             

The American Society for the Alexander Technique’s Annual Conference and General Meeting. Alexander Technique teachers and trainees meet for 5 days of workshops showcasing new areas of application and exploration. 

What is an Associate Member?

Associate Members support AmSAT through their $55 annual membership.  They receive the AmSAT Journal twice per year and receive discounts in the bookstore and at conferences.  Associate Members are often students, family and friends of Alexander Technique teachers, but anyone can join!

I don’t have any experience with Alexander Technique.  Can I still join these classes?

These workshops are appropriate for everyone including members of the public who have little or no experience with the Alexander Technique. 

Try the Alexander Technique today. Book a private lesson with a teacher near you. Click HERE to find teachers near you!



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If you have any questions please call the AmSAT Office at 937.586.3732, open Monday-Friday 9am-5pm EDT.


This event is not affiliated with, endorsed by, or sponsored by Columbia University.




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