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Yan D.

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Starting at $38
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Awarded Nominee- Best Performance By a Leading Actor from Broadway World Regional Awards
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Yan D.

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Working professional for over 6 years locally and regionally focused classes for students that want to pursue Theatre as a possible career. We will work on creating a strong foundation based on research and exploration of text, song or Play. We will work on finding the perfect material to help you succeed in your next middle school, high school, or college level auditions.

Nervous? don’t worry, I’ve been in your shoes. I promise we will create a safe space for you exploration needs where you feel comfortable creating art.

About Yan

I’m a Professional Performer locally and regionally. I’ve performed all around the United States, most recently came back from performing for California’s Great America through the major casting company RWS entertainment. I’ve performed among many people and represented many companies throug

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Mark D.

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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Mark D.

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I believe ALL of us are beautiful and unique enough to have others stare at us. It's getting comfortable with ourselves, our uniqueness, our strengths, our vulnerability to allow someone to stare at us

About Mark

"Pounding the pavement" of New York City and studying with some of the greats (Wynn Handman, Rob McCaskill, Tisch School of the Arts, The Actors Studio) I always felt I had to be someone OTHER than myself. When I became comfortable with who I was, after rejection rejection rejection, I relaxed and

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Shelley M.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian (-International Phonetic Alphabet), German (-International Phonetic Alphabet), French (-International Phonetic Alphabet)
  • Teaches students 10 to 80
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Indiana State University
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Shelley M.

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Each Lesson will consist of a check-in on your goals in relation to acting. Feel free to bring in scenes, or monologues you are wanting to work, or we can look for other material as well. Work highly focuses on character circumstances, and developing a journey.

CANCELATION POLICY: Students must communicate any cancellations or adjustments 24 hours in advance to avoid charges. Any cancellations made to lessons within the 24 hour window will be charged if unable to reschedule within the same week.

About Shelley

I'm a professional singer/teacher residing in New York City with degrees from Indiana State University School of Music, and New York University with a specialization in Classical Art Song, Musical Theatre Repertoire, and Vocal Pedagogy. Every lesson is about YOU. So each week we will take a look

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Ryan
As an adult taking vocal lessons for the first time, I was not sure what to expect from an instructor, from myself, or from the type of experience it would be overall.

Shelley was so easy to work with, and quickly put my nerves at ease by working to understand my goals, instilling confidence, and by helping me focus on my style of singing (not just the style of singers i like), and by using music that I was interested in.

Highly Recommend!
Chandra
My daughter absolutely loves her acting lessons with Shelley. We thought we would just start with a few acting classes, but now it has been a few months and the classes are so enjoyable and helpful, and we our watching our daughter grow and shine in the art. Well worth the time and investment and we are so thankful we picked such a fabulous instructor.
Chavi
Shelly is a dream teacher. Everything you could ever want to help you know and develop your own talent. Starting with belief and delight in you as a student, followed by everything you need to discover the truth and beauty about your own voice., from multi dimensional skill sets and tools for you to learn , with not a second wasted and a constant eye on each expression of the development of your voice from moment to moment. Shelly makes every step of progress feel easy and pleasurable …and the results are truly magical
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Ilana L.

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Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 to 27
  • BFA Photography from Parsons School of Design
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Ilana L.

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Not only is Ilana an international actress, singer, and voice actor/narrator, but she is also certified in Integrative Health & Nutrition with emphasis on psychology.

Using her background in health and psychology, Ilana teaches students to understand themselves, learn how to let go, and truly understand and embody a character truthfully. As a coach, Ilana helps you to utilize your whole body and voice for acting, singing, and voice-over students in order to be an engaging and believable character.

She also focuses on coaching mental health, creating a healthy self esteem. In order to persevere and show boldness in life and on stage, one has to learn to break through personal barriers.

About Ilana

I teach beginners to intermediate performers, working with children, teens, and young adults. With my background in acting, singing, VO, nutrition, public speaking and psychology, my students learn: *tools to create vocal, physical, and psychological aspects of character *discover their range in

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Kimi (Viola is preferred)
The first lesson went great and though there was a lot to learn, she explained everything and was clear about her expectations.
Hanna
Ilana is my first instructor, and I can already tell I made the right choice. First lesson, I told her what I felt my biggest weaknesses are, and she immediately began helping me. She was very considerate and emphasized her concern about pushing me too far, but I told her to trust me in return to tell her if I had hit a limit, and I felt very heard in that moment. The sort of open and safe communication she has provided makes me feel at ease during our lessons and thus makes it easier for me to push past any limits I've so far come across. Honestly after each lesson, whenever anything happens in my newly found VA world, the first thing I think is: "I can't wait to tell Ilana!"
Alex and Alahna
Ilana was very informative, friendly, and helpful. It's hard to find someone that truly has these qualities, but Ilana has them and is great. She was very informative on breath control which is a major thing to know. Looking forward to more lessons with Ilana and to continue improving.
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Mia R.

22 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Cincinnati Conservatory of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
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Mia R.

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Private acting lessons will be primarily focused on coaching audition materials and techniques. Materials include monologues, sides, scenes from plays, etc. Techniques include voice clarity and projection, enunciation, facial expression, emotion, character development, and more.

About Mia

I am a professional singer and actress with opera and musical theater credits. Singing is my passion! I love to sing, and I LOVE to teach others to sing! The human voice is the most natural instrument of all, and helping others to bring out the beauty of the natural instrument that lies within th

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Shawnee
Mia is amazing!! love her
Matthew
Mia’s experience came through right away and I was glad I found her through this site. We started working on a few things to improve technique and Mia pointed out several major foundational concepts to begin thinking about. The lesson was a lot of fun!
Marie mcconkey
Mia is amazing!!

She is a pleasure to learn from and to spend time with!!

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Crystal B.

2 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
  • MA Music Theater, Distinction from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
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Crystal B.

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I've worked as a professional actress and singer for 20 + years and have directing and casting experience as well. I have studied at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and teach general acting skills as well as scene analysis.

About Crystal

Hi Future Students, it’s a pleasure to meet you digitally! Whether with acting or singing, I am eager to help my students develop both sound techniques and confidence in their abilities. I use a whole bodied approach to teaching, helping students understand the mind-body connection of performanc

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Jacob
Ms. Brown is the real deal!!!!

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"Great experience, exited to work more with Emily:)"
Makayla
Took Acting lessons from Emily M.
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"Cynthia was absolutely amazing! My niece loves working with her. Her acting skills and presence have tremendously improved because of Cynthia."
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Took Acting lessons from Cynthia V.
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"Randy is very knowledgeable and patient, as I am a beginner in acting, is teaching me step by step"
Debbie
Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"Milton J. was on time and a complete professional.

For someone reentering the field of Acting and Musical Theater, Milton J was a perfect choice. He has range in his skill set to address any kind of Music and Theater genres.
I was so impressed, once we really had started on the lesson of what he has in his lesson. Quite a lot to do, that is deep behind the scenes and pre-performance set-up for the student to preset for a chararacter to come out of us. This, I remember from my Professional Acting for Television and Film days was what is called Actors Homework...in LA you are 2 scenes in before my former LA Teacher began to explain the pre-set tech that Milton J came with, right from the start.
Awsome teacher!"
Karen (Kari)
Took Acting lessons from Milton J.
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"Was very nice and gave great constructive criticism, she pointed out things I never thought of. Can’t wait for my next lesson."
Josh
Took Acting lessons from Dax L.
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"My husband signed me up for these acting with the intent of improving my public speaking. I had no idea what to expect.
I must admit, I’m enjoying the classes while learning new basic tools or technics for which I’m able to apply in different project. Jason is a good teacher; he’s patient, respectful, and knowledgeable. I appreciate the trainning and feel them a good investment. Thank you."
Emma
Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Tim's class is a great resource for anyone looking to improve their acting skills, audition technique, or general understanding of the industry. He does a wonderful job of translating his extensive experience into practical advice for other actors. Every week, he provides individualized feedback to each workshop participant on every aspect of their submission. I've learned so much about specific techniques for television and film acting, the practical and technical considerations when putting together a self-tape, as well as just general professionalism and industry standards. Thanks to this workshop, I feel much more confident and prepared for what a career in acting entails."
Finley
Took Acting lessons from Tim T.
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"Adam was great to work with for my first lesson. He has a lot of experience and gives good tips and advice. I'm looking forward to more lessons with him."
Justin
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"He's very intuitive. He is good at explaining and teaching in such a detailed, fun way. I learned alot from him and would recommend him to anyone who is looking for an instructor who can teach you the best information and techniques."
Elaine
Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"Glenn is a fantastic instructor. I was a beginner to acting, but I've really wanted to learn more about the craft for a long time. Glenn broke down the fundamentals of reading, character development, and script analysis to help make a more believable performance. Now we're getting into blocking and developing the physical aspects of a character. I'm learning a great deal and Glenn's patience and encouragement make him the ideal instructor to learn and grow. Highly recommend!"
Michael
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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