Tamala Bakkensen

Tamala is a New York based Actor, Designated Linklater Teacher and Feldenkrais Practitioner®, Voice/Speech and movement coach. She’s on the faculty at the Linklater Center for Voice and Language. She has taught courses in voice/speech, movement and acting for Boston University, Trinity College, Lehman College, Pace University, The Feldenkrais Institute of NY, HB Studios, New York Conservatory, Mary Baldwin College MFA, SUNY Purchase Art of Control Studio, UCSD, as well as classes, workshops and private students throughout NYC. She has a background in Lecoq, clown and mask work and has studied with renowned performers in Bali. A member of Actor’s Equity, Tamala has performed Off-Broadway, regionally, on national tour, and network television. She is a member of VASTA, ATME and The Feldenkrais Guild of North America®. Tamala holds an MFA in Acting Performance from UCSD as well as a BFA in Acting with a minor in music and dance from Florida International University in Miami