Introductions and Workshops in Cheshire and Manchester
Last update to this page, 8 September 2023
Andy Moorhouse and David Hudson teach introductory courses in Todmorden, north of Rochdale, on Mondays for 6 weeks. The courses, which costs £90, includes six 2-hour sessions in a group of 8-10 and a 30-minute one-to-one lesson. Contact Andy Moorhouse at firstname.lastname@example.org. Their intensive courses are well worth the trip, even if you don't live in the immediate area. There are also classes in Walsden and Marsden and free 'taster sessions' in Marsden.
Jenny Fox Eades* and Andrea Hughes teach a long-established AT/body awareness group with new Macclesfield teacher Sallie Bancroft at Union Chapel, Fallowfield, Manchester, M14 6EQ. There is more information about Jenny below.
*Jenny Fox Eades (see update above)
Jenny usually leads courses in Fallowfield and sometimes in Macclesfield. She also leads occasional courses in Whalley Bridge, SK23. The classes are described in more detail here. It may be possible to join some of these classes later in the term.
Jenny has more than 30 years' experience (9 with the A.T.) teaching groups and a PhD in Well-being in Education. She also has professional qualifications in group skills and dynamics.
For more information, or to book any of these classes, contact Jenny directly on 07974 944585 or at email@example.com.
Karen also offers low cost introductory lessons at the same location.
Call Karen on 07867-638-855 or email at KMATlessons@hotmail.com.
Kim Cant leads introductory courses in Warrington, Saint Helens and/or in Lymm.
Olwen Edwards gives occasional free introductions in Hebdon Bridge and Halifix in Yorkshire.
It is also worth checking the search page on the website of the Society of Teachers of the Alexander Technique from time to time for information about other local classes.
Classes for experienced students
Experienced Alexander Technique students are welcome the attend our training course classes. There you will receive several 'turns' (mini-lessons from different teachers) and be invited to participate in group activities. The first visit is free and then classes are £60 each (from June 2023).
After arranging and attending for a first visit, you are free to come for subsequent visits whenever you like, without notice. Please contact me if you would like further information or to arrange a first visit.
Workshops are organised in this area occasionally, and are usually intended for people who have already had a good number of lessons. We attract notable teachers from around the country and the world. Please contact me to be added to my email list and I will let you know when events are planned.