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Christian C.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
  • Teaching since 2014
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Christian C.

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I am ready to meet with actors of all ages and experience levels. This business is fast moving and can be vague at times leaving you wondering what could you have done differently if you didn't book the job. I want you to succeed, but first you need the proper tools to get to that next level of your career. From my experience of working in LA and Chicago as well as drawing from previous instructors, you will learn more than just basic acting exercises. Gain an upper hand on your contemporaries!

About Christian

I am currently working on my Theatre Education Degree (K-12) from Illinois State University. I have successfully attained 3 comprehensive background checks for my teaching observation hours and soon will be student teaching in the Spring of 2022. I was a working actor in Chicago from 2003-2019 and h

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Michele
Christian is absolutely phenomenal. I am making great progress and leaning so much with his guidance.
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Continues to be amazing at every lesson!
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Fendi I.

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Starting at $15
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Fendi I.

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Acting is a skill , however to find out if you have it or not, you will need to use acting techniques and identify the technique suitable for you!

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I am looking forward to teaching. I am very passionate about teaching and my experience would allow me to utilize different teaching techniques.

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Lillian F.

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Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 to 18
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Lillian F.

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As a student and actor, teaching acting and being able to impart my knowledge is one of my favorite things to do. I have many tools in my arsenal as I have been trained as an actor for over 10 years, participating in film, live theater, muscial theater, and am getting my BA degree in acting. I also have two years of experience training kids myself. I have experience practicing warmups, rehearsing monologues, working on partner scenes. My goal is not only to improve your acting skills, but your confidence as well.

About Lillian

I am currently a fourth year student studying theatre and acting at San Francisco State University. I am 21 years old and first taught acting as a volunteer at a preschool. I have experience doing background work for film, tons of experience with live theatre as well as musical theatre, improv, and

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Ellysa R.

33 Reviews
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Starting at $150
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Theater with Emphasis on Voice from Interlochen Arts Academy
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Ellysa R.

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As an actress of 19 years, I love teaching my students the art of telling a story. I started my training in the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts program, following on to Interlochen Arts Academy and eventually private training in Los Angeles. I have credits in regional theater, television (Netflix's Dear White People, The CW's Worst Birthday Ever, TruTV's Adam Ruins Everything), countless national commercials, and more. Together, we will explore several different methods including Meisner, Stanislavsky, Boleslavsky, imagining, and more, to create your own unique method. I can't wait to start this journey with you. In your first few lessons, we'll assess your goals, learn how to break down a script, and choose an acting method to start with. As we go on, we will build a repetoire of monologues and scenes for you to use, develop career trajectory targets, and develop your own personal approach to the art of storytelling. I can't wait to start this journey with you!

About Ellysa

Hello! My name is Ellysa and I am so excited to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students realize their potential, gain confidence, and find their own voice. I have been trained in the LAMDA system, as well as attending Interlochen Arts Academy conser

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Storm S.
I have only had one lesson with her but she is amazing. She has already gotten me exploring and learning new things that I haven’t even learned while trying to obtain my degree. Ellysa has a lot of insight about the industry that I appreciate and I am very excited to continue working on my artistry with her.
Rachel T.
knowledgable and encouraging!
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Fun times- I've only had my first lesson so it's hard to review Ellysa accurately but I'm looking forward to learning from her.
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Keith G.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, English
  • Awarded Perfect Attendance from High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Keith G.

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Build your confidence with improv games and natural acting. I focus on character analysis, sub-text, pantomime, theatre voice, movement, memorization, and stage presence.

About Keith

Hi, I'm Keith and I am offering electric guitar, and performing arts lessons for beginners. Need to polish your skills for musical theatre? Become a Triple threat -- sing, dance, and act!

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Sophia M.
Excellent music teacher and so patient!
Randee
Could not have found a better voice teacher!
Randee
Keith is a wonderful voice teacher. Very professional. So happy I found him. Could not have food a better teacher.
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Jennifer W.

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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Summa Cum Laude from Azusa Pacific University
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Jennifer W.

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I have experience on 6 Broadway National Tours, and a plethora of regional experience in LA! Please check out my website for a full bio and resume!

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Hi folks! I've been teaching for the last decade and love working with all skills and all ages. I am encouraging, supportive, disciplined, and helpful. I have a Masters in Music Education, and a tremendous amount of regional performance experience, including the last four years during which I par

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"I am glad I found Gabriel. I feel like every session I learn something new and I am learning techniques that will be helpful in everything I do. Gabriel is a patient and kind teacher and makes sure I am learning before moving on to the next lesson."
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"David is generous, kind and very real. I like that he is a working actor not just a teacher, which I feel is an advantage in learning what it really takes to be a good actor... it's 'real technique' from the 'real deal' ...highly recommend David!!!!!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Molly was the perfect choice for my daughter, who was preparing to audition for an academy of arts high school. Molly was so full of enthusiasm and love for her craft, and her energy is contagious. She was able to put my daughter at ease, assist her in memorization of her monologue, prepare her for improvisation and even have her some rudimentary vocal training. Her ability to encourage my daughters dramatic choices while gently guiding her and putting her completely at ease was magnificent. More importantly, she made everything FUN! Her work with my daughter was successful, and my daughter was able to audition with confidence and poise. Thanks to Molly, my daughter was accepted into the Academy of Arts and is on her way to an exciting high school career. Thanks, Molly!!!!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"Great first impression! Relaxed and relatable, made everyone feel comfortable in the first lesson. Very personable and my son is looking forward to the additonal lessons."
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kathryn was great!! My daughter was very nervous before the lesson but when she was done she came out smiling and very happy. Thank you."
Danielle
Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Awesome coach. Ive been with David for the past 3 weeks now, and I have learned so much."
Jamie
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Very knowledgeable, and you can tell he enjoys teaching his students because he's not afraid to go over the time limit to explain more."
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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"My son Merak just had his first class with David. At first we had to reschedule due to technical difficulties and David was extremely easy to work with when accommodating a new time. Today during the class David was professional and very knowledgeable. So far he is well worth the investment and I look forward to having him teach my son more."
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"My son enjoyed his 1st lessons with Lauren and he is ready to get more training from her..:)"
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Took Acting lessons from Lauren V.
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"Elise is a fantastic teacher, full of energy and can relate to the student’s individual learning needs. I co-taught lessons with Elise and would definitely work with here again in the future!"
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