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Maria S.

44 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
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Maria S.

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Maria S’s love of the arts, innate gifts, and years of training have led her to perform leading and supporting roles in dozens of musicals and operas over the past 20 years. Some of those include: Meet Me In St. Louis, Guys and Dolls, The Last Five Years, Les Misérables, South Pacific, The King

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My son lost all interest in guitar
Suzie P.
I had so much fun and I’m so excited for more lessons! Maria is awesome.
Isabella
Awesome instructor. My daughter was very happy, even to have homework
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Meg S.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Awarded Nominee: SAG Awards from Outstanding Performance by an Ensemble in a Drama Series
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Meg S.

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Confidence in acting is all about finding your own process, discovering the best things that work for YOU. Whether you have an audition you're working towards, a job you're preparing for, or you want to flex your acting muscle through new material, let's hash it out!

When I was cast as a supporting lead in an HBO show years ago, I had no idea what I was doing. I came from a theatre background and had never been on a set before - I learned by watching and asking the actors around me who had been doing it for years. Now, after nearly a decade in this business, I've found some things that help me that can hopefully help you. This should be fun! Feel free to check out my IMDB page for a more detailed overview.

About Meg

I graduated from Northwestern University where I studied Acting and Music Theatre. I have spent nearly a decade working in theatre, TV, film, and commercials. Credits include: HBO's Boardwalk Empire, Peacock's Mr. Mercedes, NBC's Mysteries of Laura, ABC's Nashville, and FX's American Horror Story.

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Robert R.
Meg is a great coach! She was able to help me when I was nearing a deadline and needed help on a script quickly. She was also able to give me great tips and did so in a nice and fun way.
Brianna
Meg so great! She has real experience in tv and knows what it is actually like in LA.
Gabe
Meg is really smart at this stuff. She helped me tape an audition and I was very proud of the final outcome. She is so good at rooting you in the circumstances of the story, and enriches your performance with basic questions such as "What just happened right before this?", "Is it cold outside?" Sounds simple but makes all the difference, especially to those of us who have done this acting thing for a while. A seasoned actor herself, she has the natural eye of a director. Coach with Meg!!
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Addison W.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $109
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Theater BA from Wayland Baptist University
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Addison W.

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I'm a working commercial actor and commercial acting coach that you see on TV. I am also a manager, producer, and former agent. I groom and prepare actors for work in Hollywood and I have been doing so for two decades. While many of my former students and clients are top commercial actors, TV and film stars, thousands more are professionals that work in every area of television and film. I grew up in Tyler, Texas, lived in Dallas, made my career in Los Angeles, and gained international celebrity status in London, England. After 30 amazing years in California, I have returned to work with actors all across my home state of Texas. I specialize in grooming and developing, starting careers, teaching on-screen techniques, and helping actors understand what it takes to make it in Hollywood. All acting styles have evolved, including commercials. Do you know how to create humor and believability? Do you know the role of the casting director, ad agency, AD, and director? I often hear from ...

About Addison

Since 1998, I've helped my clients break through the walls of Hollywood. I asked how does one live and survive in Hollywood as an actor and entertainer? That question took me on a journey that would change my life and the lives of people who have taken my advice. After investing in a $300.00 vide

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Tasha
The lesson was fun, engaging, and challenging. Addison compacted so much helpful information in this session. He's professional, reassuring and easy to talk to. I could not have had a better lesson. I'm now a huge fan!
Judy
Addison is an amazing teacher and actor, He is always true to himself and is adept at seeing potential in others he works with. I so admire him and his total work ethic. He's a perfect addition to whatever he chooses.
David Vega
The real deal. I have been acting all my life. Additionally, I have worked in Europe, the UK and the USA. When I moved to LA, I had the chance to study with Addison and it was absolutely worth it. Not only does he know how the industry really works but also, he has a deep understanding of character and script analysis. Addison is going to help you to discover the different layers that each role has. When it comes to auditions, working with Addison makes a difference. Believe me, you will be " ready to be ready" and focused. Finally, there is no doubt in my mind that Addison will help you to become the best actor you could possibly be and most importantly: to book acting jobs.

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Benjamin K.

146 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, German, French
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Finalist from MasterWorks Festival
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Benjamin K.

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I have been involved in several productions, and have extensive acting experience. I am able to help my students study their characters, and realize a wide range of acting choices.

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I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am the

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Jaime F.
Great knowledge after 1st lesson. Looking forward to more.
Richard P.
Singing is not easy to teach, but Ben is patient as can be. I've only had two lessons with him but I am excited for many more. Would definitely recommend!
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Jane R.

5 Reviews
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Starting at $85
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Awarded Best Actress - Platinum Award from Independent Shorts Awards
  • BA in Acting from Conservatory of Performing Arts at Point Park University
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Jane R.

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We'll work on material of your choosing or material provided by me. We'll find your "type" (very important in the business!) and then begin working on acing those kinds of roles. I'll also teach you the business side and how to "increase your value" as an actor.

I've been acting since I was a child, and in Los Angeles for over 10 years. I'm an award-winning actor and director with a true passion for storytelling. I've been in films on Amazon Prime (Something, House of Manson) on Television on the Lifetime Network (My Crazy Ex), and in many Theatre shows(Proof, Down the Road, Savage Love).

I have a BA in Acting from The Conservatory of Performing Arts at Point Park University, am a graduate of the two-year Meisner program at DBA studio, and have studied Audition Technique, Stanislavski, Scene Study, Improv, Perfecting Self-Tapes, and in a Master Class for years. As a filmmaker who cast, wrote, and directed the short 'There's No Word for Us', I also have experience on the other side ...

About Jane

Experienced acting coach with extensive training, excited to help further your career, help you book those roles, or get you started with a solid foundation! If you need coaching for an upcoming audition, workshop, or performance - or if you're new to acting and want to develop your talent from the

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Layla
I love working with Jane for so many reasons, not only is she, herself an incredible actress but her education and knowledge of the craft sets her apart from so many other coaches. She is attentive, supportive, and we always have fun in our sessions. Whether you’re preparing for an audition, diving deep into a role, or just want to sharpen your acting skills, I definitely recommend working Jane! She’s made me a better actress and I couldn’t be more grateful.
Monica
I love Jane! What a fabulous coach. I felt supported through the process of working on my audition and she offers spot on insight to the scene. I want more auditions just for the excuse to work with her more, I can't wait for our next session together. Couldn't recommend her more!
Mel
Jane is an awesome coach. Her expertise, precision, creativity and clarity of direction made is such a wonderful experience working together. She finds such specificity in the scenes that it helped my work 100%. Excellent excellent excellent.
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Jason M.

38 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jason M.

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For me as an actor, the benefit of a great coach or director has always been that they've helped me reach places in my work I couldn't have achieved on my own. As a coach myself, I'm most thrilled by those small (or monumental!) breakthroughs that my students and I discover together during the coaching process. The cool thing is that I've found the progress my students make in their craft will often inspire me to new heights in my own. (A bonus to already enriching work)!

If you want to develop new material for upcoming auditions, hone and refresh (or completely change) your monologues, or simply work on the craft of acting, I can help. I work to gear your coaching sessions to the goals you need to achieve, offering an experience created around what you need to work on and want to learn.

With a BFA in Acting and Directing, an MFA in Classical Acting, and over 20 years of professional acting experience in the theatre and on-camera, I can offer tools for your tool belt ...

About Jason

I've been performing roles in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. My BFA in Acting and Directing and my MFA in Classical Acting have afforded me a wide variety of tools and skills to employ in the craft of acting. Performing with professional repertory companies like ACT Theatre, Book-It Re

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Georg
Jason was an amazing help, preparing me for my AMDA audition. Very professional, intuitive, and I hope to continue working with him in the future!!
Kareem K.
Great with delivering ideas and concepts
Kareem K.
Patient and understanding

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Daltha
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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"My daughter really enjoyed working with David!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Super Enjoyed our first online class..even with some technical difficulties due to my antivirus software firewall, or browser or the weak wifi in my place or something...Truly enjoyed it. Jason was very kind and patient, while we tried to fix the technical aspect. Once we got started on the phone because video and voice didn't work; I really learned a lot, and gathered insight into Acting that I couldn't get from a book or other classes that I have taken. I'm truly blessed I get the opportunity to work and learn from Jason. I am super excited and can't wait till our next lesson. I will call technical support at Take Lessons to get technical help to fix the issues, and will buy a portable wifi hotspot if I have to solve the video and sound issue. Jason is patient, kind, very nice, professional, extremely knowledgeable, I can't say enough good things. Thank you very much for all your help and your time. I look forward to the journey ahead... Take care. Aloha. -Bobby"
Bobby
Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"First experience with David Tom....very nice teacher. I look forward to the rest of our classes."
Jennifer
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Vanessa is an AMAZING acting teacher/coach! She's very personable, motivating, knowledgeable, encouraging and professional. I'm so excited about what I've learned thus far and ecstatic about the level of acting I'll achieve once my lessons are complete."
Shanel
Took Acting lessons from Vanessa G.
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"I did not know what to expect when I signed up to take classes with Susan. I decided to take classes with her for two reasons: Her studio is not far from me and 2, the good reviews left by her clients. All I wanted was to learn the fundamentals and techniques about acting. Susan was excellent and very patient. She offered water in each lesson, which is also very kind. Her interpersonal connection brings a sense of comfort. Her studio is very neat and welcoming. I do not have regrets in my selections and I know you won't be disappointed too."
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Took Acting lessons from Susan S.
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"By far the BEST acting instructor and most caring human being, I've known and worked with."
Rocio
Took Acting lessons from Ryan P.
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"My daughter loved her first lesson and already learned so much. She’s excited for the next!"
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Took Acting lessons from Shelley M.
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"Very fun and upbeat personality."
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Took Acting lessons from Monica A.
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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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