Feldenkrais School of Acting

Amber Barbara Grumet, Artistic Director

At Feldenkrais Associates
41 Union Square West, Room 1009
New York, NY 10003
(22 East 17th Street, eves and weekends)

646-638-1369 or 212-242-2309

Feldenkrais studied the body in movement with a precision that I have found nowhere else.

—Peter Brook, Film and Stage Director

Mission Statement

The Feldenkrais School of Acting integrates the Feldenkrais Method® with traditional approaches to acting in order to enhance the performing instrument. All our teachers are Feldenkrais Practitioners with a professional background in theater.

The Feldenkrais Method® can help you achieve greater stage presence, expand your performance skills, enhance your creativity and refine your acting talents.

All courses are 6 weeks long. Registration begins now with the individual course instructor.

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Workshops and Courses

Amber Barbara Grumet

Director of the Feldenkrais© School of Acting
Will be presenting a 4-Week course entitled:

Movement for Actors

Using Awareness Through Movement© lessons and traditional acting exercises, including some improvisation you may improve:

This will be a 4-week, two hour afternoon class at:

CAP 21 Studios, 18 West 18th Street, NYC

When: June 5, 12, 19, 26
Time: 2 – 4 pm
Fee: $60
Fee: $125

For more information and to register, call or email Amber: 212-242-2309 or

Amber is a great teacher and knows how to convey awareness through movement with tender hands and deep understanding.

—Judith Malina, Founder and Artistic Director, The Living Theatre

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Amber Barbara Grumet

Amber Barbara Grumet, Artistic Director of The Feldenkrais School of Acting, has an M.A. in Theater from Brooklyn College. She has been a Guild Certified Feldenkrais PractionerCM for 20 years and has been fascinated by the tremendous improvement in her performance skills utilizing The Method. She has been a member of the Living Theatre for more than 20 years, has performed for 10 years with Theater for the New City's Street Theater group plus other indoor plays at that theater. In addition she is co-founder of the political cabaret group, The Wycherly Systers. Acting and performance are a strong thread throughout her life. It is with great enthusiasm that the Feldenkrais School of Acting comes into existence.