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Articles: Creativity

What Would Moshe Do?

“What would Moshe do?” In this month’s spotlight of those who trained directly with Moshe Feldenkrais, I spoke with…   Continued...

Author: Gabrielle Pullen, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  General Applications  Martial Arts  

If Structural Limitations aren't as they Seem,

What Else is Possible?


The Information Age seems to have devolved into the Miss-information Age as we are inundated with…   Continued...

Author: Gabrielle Pullen, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Functional Integration  General Applications  

Unmasking


I recently heard the great stage and film actor Ben Vereen speak with the…   Continued...

Author: Gwendolyn Schwinke, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  The Classroom  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Functional Integration  General Applications  The Performing Arts  

Uncoiling: A Case Study of Myself

Four years ago, after thirty years as a student of the Feldenkrais Method® and other somatic disciplines, I became…   Continued...

Author: Judith Marcus    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Balance and Falling  Chronic Pain  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Functional Integration  General Applications  Recovery  Stress  

The How, the When, and the Where

Creativity is not limited to artists and performers, it can be developed by all of us in our everyday…   Continued...

Author: Alan Questel    |    Filed under: Creativity  

The Feldenkrais Method in Music Training

The world’s largest school for contemporary music, with close to 3,000 students, Berklee College of Music offers Awareness Through…   Continued...

Filed under: Creativity  The Performing Arts  

Support for Creative Expression: The Feldenkrais Method with Actors

When working with actors, I have combined elements of the Feldenkrais Method with text and movement work. Various concepts…   Continued...

Author: Bob Feldman    |    Filed under: Creativity  The Performing Arts  

Inside the Skin of the Actor


The performing artist needs to develop a very high level of physical awareness in…   Continued...

Author: Andrew Dawson, Theatre Artist & Feldenkrais® Practitioner    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  The Classroom  Creativity  The Performing Arts  

Putting the Potency of our Physical “Roots” into Practice

While I’ve been blessed with many inspiring teachers in my life, nature has been my consistent mentor throughout my…   Continued...

Author: Annie Thoe, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Functional Integration  General Applications  

Rising Again: Gérard Rubaud bakes his famous bread with the help of the Feldenkrais Method®

In the past week, during his twelve to fourteen hour days of making bread, Gérard Rubaud has noticed himself…   Continued...

Author: Alice Levitt    |    Filed under: Introduction  Chronic Pain  Creativity  The Elder Citizen  Enriching Daily Life  Flexibility  Functional Integration  General Applications  Walking  The Workplace  

Imaging Oneself into Existence: Recovering from the Trauma of War

Everybody’s aging; Moshe Feldenkrais said that we get to choose how we age. The mind can become clearer, daily…   Continued...

Author: Margot Schaal, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Chronic Pain  Creativity  The Elder Citizen  Enriching Daily Life  Flexibility  Functional Integration  General Applications  The Workplace  

First, Tune the Musician -

Radical Listening in Musical Improvisation

David Kaetz, GCFP, will be teaching his workshop Continued...

Author: -Aarti Rana    |    Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  The Performing Arts  Voice Training  

Playing Music "The Feldenkrais® Way": An Interview with Aliza Stewart, GCFP

A professional pianist, Aliza Stewart began to study the Feldenkrais Method® 23 years ago.  Since then she has been…   Continued...

Author: Lavinia Plonka, GCFP    |    Filed under: Creativity  The Performing Arts  

Paradigm for a New Millennium

In the dawning of this new era of instant communication, we move from one frenetic alert to another as…   Continued...

Author: Gabrielle Pullen, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Functional Integration  General Applications  Recovery  

Neuroplasticity and The Feldenkrais Method®

Your brain loves to learn. In fact it thrives on acquiring new skills such as playing a musical instrument,…   Continued...

Author: Eileen Bach-y-Rita, GCFP    |    Filed under: Creativity  The Elder Citizen  Enriching Daily Life  General Applications  The Performing Arts  Recovery  Stress  

Movement as Muse

During the Feldenkrais Method® lessons called Awareness Through Movement®, we literally practice the skills most called into play in…   Continued...

Author: Nancy Galeota-Wozny    |    Filed under: Creativity  

Learning Moments

Among the most powerful, transformative experiences are developmental ones. We see the pride, excitement, and sheer exhilaration of babies…   Continued...

Author: Joel Roth, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Balance and Falling  Creativity  The Elder Citizen  Enriching Daily Life  Flexibility  Functional Integration  General Applications  Recovery  

Movement First

“Find a comfortable position to rest in.” A dance teacher quietly goes from leaning on knees and elbows to…   Continued...

Author: Prisca Winslow Bradley, GCFP    |    Filed under: Balance and Falling  Creativity  Flexibility  General Applications  The Performing Arts  Recovery  

Compassion & Balance Inside & Out

There’s a paradigm shift happening today. More and more people are realizing we “think” with our bodies. This shift…   Continued...

Author: Catherine Mitchell, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Children  The Classroom  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Flexibility  General Applications  

Improving Dance by Slowing Down

When I first encountered the Feldenkrais Method® of somatic education, I was recovering from a serious…   Continued...

Author: Erica Trivett, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Balance and Falling  Creativity  General Applications  The Performing Arts  Recovery  

A Flip of the Hip

When it comes to performance, what can you expect from a Feldenkrais® lesson? Each performer is likely to have…   Continued...

Author: Jean Elvin, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  The Classroom  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  Flexibility  General Applications  The Performing Arts  Voice Training  Yoga  

Experience Learning at the 2009 Conference

Experience the Feldenkrais Method® in Forest Grove, Oregon this summer!


Learning How to Learn:…   Continued...

Filed under: The Classroom  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  General Applications  

Embodying Life: An Interview with Russell Delman

Russell Delman provides fresh insight into how the Feldenkrais Method® can meet the needs of a changing world. In…   Continued...

Author: Cynthia Allen, GCFP    |    Filed under: Chronic Pain  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  General Applications  

The Dotted Note

Twenty-some years ago, at the very beginning of my career as a somatic educator, I was invited to give…   Continued...

Author: Michael Krugman, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  Flexibility  General Applications  

Dancing With Awareness: An Interview with Rich Goldsand, GCFP

NM: How would you describe the Feldenkrais Method® to a dancer in a single sentence?

RG: The Feldenkrais Method…   Continued...

Author: Nicole Manus*    |    Filed under: Creativity  The Performing Arts  

Creativity: A Joy Ride

I was most fortunate as a child to express myself creatively. As a toddler, my father, a painting contractor,…   Continued...

Author: Angel Di Benedetto    |    Filed under: Creativity  

Creative Learning Through Movement with Children

Through movement we experience our world. Long before verbal and cognitive development take center stage, we learn through our…   Continued...

Author: Sonja H. Sutherland, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  Children  The Classroom  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  

Save the Date!

Join us at the 2010 Feldenkrais Method® Annual Conference

“Less is More”


Loyola University Lake Shore…   Continued...

Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  General Applications  Recovery  

How the Feldenkrais Method® Changed my Organization

The Feldenkrais Method first began to move me in a workshop for my art. I was studying maskwork and…   Continued...

Author: Emily Davis    |    Filed under: Introduction  ATM Lessons  Creativity  Enriching Daily Life  General Applications  The Performing Arts  

Art Influences the Feldenkrais Method®


“I feel my curiosity peak when I watch you work,” said a colleague. “I…   Continued...

Author: Margot Schaal, GCFP    |    Filed under: Introduction  Creativity  

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