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|Popular As||Jean-Louis Rodrigue|
|Age||69 years old|
|Born||May 23, 1951 (Casablanca, Morocco)|
Jean-Louis Rodrigue’s zodiac sign is Gemini. According to astrologers, Gemini is expressive and quick-witted, it represents two different personalities in one and you will never be sure which one you will face. They are sociable, communicative and ready for fun, with a tendency to suddenly get serious, thoughtful and restless. They are fascinated with the world itself, extremely curious, with a constant feeling that there is not enough time to experience everything they want to see.
Jean-Louis Rodrigue was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.
Jean-Louis Rodrigue began his actor training in 1969 with Herbert Berghof at the HB Studio in New York. Subsequently, William Ball awarded Rodrigue a full scholarship to study in the Advanced Training Program at the American Conservatory Theater in San Francisco.
During his training and performing at ACT, Rodrigue discovered the Alexander Technique. He spent three more years training as an Alexander teacher with Frank Ottiwell and Giora Pinkas at the American Center for the Alexander Technique.
He also trained with F.M. Alexander's first generation of master teachers including Patrick Macdonald, Marjorie Barstow, and Walter Carrington. Rodrigue has taught the Alexander Technique for the past twenty-four years.
His unique approach to movement education and to improving the levels of performance, has brought international recognition. In the musical world, he has taught for the Verbier Festival and Academy, a music and theater festival in the Swiss Alps and the UCLA Department of Music.
He founded the Alexander program for the Los Angeles Philharmonic Institute and taught the young musicians and conductors for six years. In theater he has most recently collaborated with Larry Moss and Pamela Gien on the vocal and movement aspects in the Obie Award winning play "The Syringa Tree" at Playhouse 91 in New York and the current national tour.
Rodrigue prepared actor Bo Eason in his one man play "Runt of the Litter" at the MCC Theater in New York, also directed by Moss. He has coached actors working at the Pasadena Playhouse, Mark Taper Forum, the Geffen Playhouse, and on Broadway, as well as the artists of the Cirque du Soleil on improving their performance and preventing injuries.
He teaches regularly for the Larry Moss Studio, the Howard Fine Acting Studio, the UCLA Department of Theater and the Will Geer Theatricum Botanicum. His unique style of movement training and choreography can be seen in many films, including "Human Nature" (2001) with Patricia Arquette, "Passion Fish" (1992) with Mary MacDonnell, "The Affair of the Necklace" (2001) with Hilary Swank, "The Cat's Meow" (2001) with Kirsten Dunst, "The Time Machine" (2002) and most recently, Seabiscuit (2003), with Elizabeth Banks.
He has worked with many actors including Helena Bonham Carter, Juliette Binoche, Hilary Swank, Keanu Reeves, Tate Donovan, Julia Sweeney, Jonathan Pryce, Simon Baker, Joely Richardson, Sally Kellerman and Courtney Thorne-Smith.
Rodrigue is considered a Senior Teacher of the Alexander Technique. He is a founder and a faculty member of the Alexander Training Institute of Los Angeles, a teacher training program. He is a certified Teacher and an active member of the American Society for the Alexander Technique (AmSAT).
Rodrigue is on the advisory board of the Center for Integrative Health, Medicine and Research.