Jana S. Tift has taught movement for actors in academic and professional settings for over twenty years. Certified to teach the Alexander Technique, the Michael Chekhov Acting Technique, and Amrit Yoga, she has led workshops and coached actors and singers throughout the U.S. and abroad. Ms. Tift has taught at New World School of the Arts and in the Graduate Acting program at Florida Atlantic University. She has been a Hendrix-Murphy Foundation Artist-in-Residence at Hendrix College and an artist-in-residence at The Ragdale Foundation. An award-winning director, she is a teaching member of Alexander Technique International and a proud member of the Stage Directors and Choreographers Society. Ms. Tift holds an MFA in Theatre from Florida State University.