Experience of the Alexander Technique has been praised by many people eminent in their fields: musicians Yehudi Menuin, Sir Colin Davis, Sir Adrian Boult, Paul McCartney, Madonna and Sting; writers Aldous Huxley, Robertson Davies, George Bernard Shaw, Roald Dahl and “The Father of Progressive Education” John Dewey; anthropologist Professor Raymond Dart; Nobel Prize winners Sir Charles Sherrington (physiology)and Nicholas Tinbergen (medicine) ; celebrities Victoria Beckham, and actors Paul Newman, John Cleese, Helena Bonham-Carter, Joanna Lumley, Hilary Swank, Michael Caine, Judi Dench, Robin Williams, Julie Andrews, Terence Stamp, Jennifer Saunders, Lenny Henry, Juliet Stevenson, Heath Ledger, and Gabriel Byrne.
Established Alexander Technique societies in other countries:
South African links:
- Significant long-term benefit from Alexander Technique lessons for low back pain - demonstrated by a major study published by British Medical Journal, August 2008:
British Medical Journal Study
- STAT YouTube page (acknowledgements to STAT UK)
- To watch a short extract from the TVNZ Channel in New Zealand on the Alexander Technique, click on the link below:
To view the video