Lauren Hallal / 76 Garland Road, Newton, MA 02459 / 617.969.8269 / laurenmhallal@gmail.com

About Lauren

Lauren is a certified teacher of the Alexander Technique by the American Society for the Alexander Technique (AmSAT).  She graduated from Alexander Technique Training Center in Newton, Massachusetts (ATTC) where she studied with Ruth Kilroy.  At ATTC, Lauren studied extensively with master teacher, Rivka Cohen both privately and within the program. She teaches Anatomy for the Alexander Teacher to the trainees at ATTC and assists in the training center.  She continues to study Alexander Technique with Ruth Kilroy.

Lauren developed an Alexander Technique curriculum for the Juniors in the BFA Acting Program at Emerson, where she is an affiliated faculty member.  She has taught Alexander Technique at Emerson’s pre-college program,  workshops at Northeastern, Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music as well as many other locations throughout New England.  She also has a practice in Newton, Massachusetts where she teaches students one on one where she works with people looking for better body use, chronic pain along with performance.

Lauren has been a company member of Beau Jest Moving Theatre since 1992.   She has devised and acted in many plays, directed by Davis Robinson. With Beau Jest she has performed at The Piccolo Spoleto Festival in Charleston North Carolina and at the Tennessee Williams Theater Festival in Provincetown.  She holds a BFA in Acting from Syracuse University.

 

Lauren loves to be outdoors, hiking, walking and gardening. She brings her upbeat, accepting, understanding nature and good sense of humor to her lessons to make a safe and fun learning environment.