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Popular Acting Teachers Near Lake Oswego


Portland, OR
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Ken S.

Portland, OR
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Kristin H.

Portland, OR
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RJ H. Portland, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Broadway Singing, Film Acting, Improv Acting, Method Acting, Shakespearean Acting, Singing, Songwriting, Speaking Voice, Theater Acting

About Me

Private instructor specializing in singing, acting, and oratory. Conservatory trained theatre maker, with over ten years experience teaching students of all ages and backgrounds in both private and group environments.

I am a Great Lakes-Midwestern native now living and working in Portland. I have been singing, performing, and making original theatre since the age of three. My earliest musical outlets consisted of the school choir, popular radio, and weekly Sunday services with family.

*** Lesson Details ***
My lessons provide a safe space for students to experiment with uninhibited presentation and performance through repeated trial, error, and experimentation. I have worked with singer-songwriters, musical theatre performers, storytellers and public speakers, as well as individuals in need of vocal rehabilitation. I teach children, adults, amateurs, professionals, the fearless, and those overcome with stage fright.

Private voice lessons examine how the whole body affects and influences sound within an individual. I do not teach music as a matter of technical prowess. If you can speak, you can sing. My job is to identify the unique habits of each vocalist, so that the student becomes aware of how his or her voice is resonating with an audience. Lessons cover anatomy and movement, breath, pitch, tonality, rhythm, diction and sound, delivery style, command of the stage, and proper vocal care.

Lessons will examine the body as an instrument of performance and sound, and are not designed for students seeking lessons in sight-reading or classic methodology. My lessons are also not a good fit for individuals with ambition to perform on American Idol or other likeminded television competition programs. Please contact me with additional inquiries.

*** Studio Equipment ***
The only equipment I expect a student to provide is their body and voice. I provide equipment and supplemental materials as necessary.

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*** Specialties ***
Live Performance

Ken S. Portland, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Broadway Singing, Music Performance, Opera Voice, Piano, Singing, Speaking Voice

About Me

Hey Everybody!
I started attending music classes when I was 4, and got my first piano lesson on my 6th birthday!
I started singing in High School, and as a senior, I made it to All State Choir.
After high school, I attended and graduated from The American Musical and Dramatic Academy with a focus in musical theater.
Most recently I performed as Benny from "Rent''. Previous roles include Munkustrap from "Cats", Tulsa in "Gypsy" and Paul from "A Chorus Line."
I am always looking for ways to learn and grow, and share my knowledge as well.

*** Lesson Details ***
The first lesson I sit down with the student and assess what they want, and how to help them grow. I like to teach by encouraging, and being patient and attentive with each students needs. From Vocal warm ups, to expanding a student's repertoire, I wanna hear it!

*** Specialties ***
Broadway, Musical Theater
Knowledgable in breathing techniques and exercise

Kristin H. Portland, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Broadway Singing, Child Acting, Classical Piano, Classical Voice, Ear Training, Film Acting, Flute, Improv Acting, Musical Theater, Music Performance, Music Theory, Opera Voice, Piano, Piccolo, Shakespearean Acting, Singing, Stage Performance, Theater Acting, Vocal Training, Voice Acting

About Me

I have a Master's in Acting and Directing and support fields in Music. I coach singing and acting for a wide range of ages and types of acting from stage to film and all types in between including Shakespeare . I normally take students at my house which is in the 97217 area code or at PSU campus. I would love to talk with you further about your personal goals in regards with what you would like to study.


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I want my students to enjoy the arts but the music and acting is hard work. My students will be well rounded in their subjects and have the opportunity to cross over if they would like.
I pay attention to my students needs and wants. I would like students to be open minded about the work that they are being taught but I also want to take their interests to heart. If a student brings me music or a monologue that they would like to work on, I will review it and try to incorporate it within our studies.

*** Studio Equipment ***
Piano, flute, metronome, recording devices, internet access, text books and scanner and copier access, mirrors, etc.

*** Specialties ***
Musical Theater
Shakespeare Acting
Acting for Singers
Auditioning how to's
Script Analysis
Classical acting
Various acting methods
Classical Flute
Music Theory
Sight Singing

George E.

Happy Valley, OR
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Corey C.

Beaverton, OR
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Maggie L.

Portland, OR
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George E. Happy Valley, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Child Acting, Film Acting, Film and TV Acting, Film Production, Improv Acting, Meisner Technique, Method Acting, Shakespearean Acting, Speaking Voice, Spoken Word, Stage Performance, Theater Acting, Vocal Training, Voice Acting

About Me

I work with ages 11 and up at all levels.

Corey C. Beaverton, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Choir, Classical Voice, Improv Acting, Jazz Voice, Musical Theater, Music Theory, Opera Voice

About Me

Currently working to attain my Music Education degree from Pacific University. I have worked and studied with some of the finest music instructors and choral conductors in the Portland Metro area, including: Scott Tuomi, Mia Hall-Savage, Rodney Eichenberger, David De Lyser, and Bernie Kuehn. I have sang in a number of choral groups including the Pacific University Chamber Singers, Oregon Chorale, and Pacific Youth Chorale

Maggie L. Portland, OR

Subjects Taught

Acting, Child Acting, Clowning, Film Acting, Film and TV Acting, Improv Acting, Meisner Technique, Method Acting, Modeling, Pageantry, Shakespearean Acting, Speaking Voice, Stage Performance, Theater Acting, Voice Acting

About Me

Maggie is a television, film, and theater actress originally from Portland, Oregon. She received a call one night after her high school play from George Clooney's acting coach, and her fate was sealed. Maggie received her MFA in Acting from American Conservatory Theater, and in addition to performing, taught acting, clown, dialects, and voice and speech for many years in ACT's Young Conservatory (Darren Criss, alumni). Teaching is her true passion. She currently holds the title of Director of Education at Barbizon of Hollywood, and loves nothing more than inspiring students to achieve their dreams.

Maggie has appeared extensively in national commercials, as well as on the networks HBO, IFC, and ABC. She has acted in a number of films, and will be appearing in an upcoming biopic for Lifetime. Her stage credits include shows at Lincoln Center, American Conservatory Theater, McCarter Theater, La Jolla Playhouse, and the Geffen. She has toured internationally with the Siti Company and Prima del Teatro. In addition to acting, Maggie has also worked as a runway and print model. Her experience ranges from runway for Badgley Mischka to Lenscrafters to stock photography to lip modeling. She is also a professional clown, and has worked overseas with Clowns Without Borders to promote cheer and conflict resolution in war-torn countries. She is a proud member of Actor's Equity Association and SAG/AFTRA.

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