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Popular Acting Teachers Near New Providence

Adria F.

Brooklyn, NY
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John Henry S.

Bayonne, NJ
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Dominic M.

Middlesex, NJ
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Adria F. Brooklyn, NY

I've directed several musicals and shows and coached actors in their craft.

About Adria

I am a musician/ singer / songwriter/ music educator and I moved to Brooklyn in 2006! I currently hold three NYS teaching certifications (in Music Education K-12, Childhood Education 1-6, and Students with Disabilities 1-6). I attained a Bachelor of Music Degree from University of Miami where I majored in Vocal Jazz Performance and minored in Jazz Piano. The University of Miami provided incredible opportunities for me to study and perform with jazz greats such as Kevin Mahogany and Kurt Elling. I am so appreciative to everyone I met there because it really molded me and prepared me for a professional career in music. I received a Master of Science in Education Degree from CUNY Brooklyn College where I dually majored in Childhood Education (grades 1-6) and Students with Disabilities ...

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Sean P. July 18, 2014
Singing · In studio
I needed to find a vocal instructor because I'm the lead singer of a rock band. My struggle was keeping my voice strong between shows because after a gig, my voice was always scratchy and hoarse. Adria taught me how to use my voice as an instrument. I immediately learned remedy warm-ups and how to sing healthier. I never really had a technique to my singing, but she built one for me and tailored it to my unique style and need. She didn't try to change my sound, like some vocal teachers I've met in the past. She taught me how to optimize my voice in many different ways and she taught me how to speak better (which was a total game changer). She knows her stuff, and this fact is backed up when she teaches and sings. It's hard to find teachers who can change your life, and I'm really honored to have found such a teacher in Adria.
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Celia R. July 17, 2014
Singing · In studio
Adria is very knowledgeable about music, singing, songwriting, etc. You can tell right away, because she gives the best feedback and like.... she's an amazing singer herself!

From my first lesson, she just knew what to do to help me- from breathing to phrasing to dynamics to posture to song choice to expression- she continues to bring out the best in me. She inspired me to perform music I write too, which was huge for me. I never had the courage to actually share my songs with anyone and she brought that out of me! I'm SO happy I found Adria, because of her I'm a million percent more confident in my vocal and songwriting ability!
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jacqueline F. July 16, 2014
Singing · In studio
I always dreamed of being able to sing and my mom got me some lessons for Christmas. I was so nervous to sing in front of anyone , because I never really did before. Well, Adria put me right at ease!! She encouraged me and made me feel comfortable. She is always so nice and helped me to stop doubting myself so much. I'm sooo happy I found Adria for my vocal coach because every week, she makes me feel special and good about myself! She even encouraged me to get involved in my church choir, which I was always afraid to try-out for. I did it though, and I got in!!! Adria will help you become a better singer, even if you never sang in front of anyone before like me. Oh, and her studio is really nice too!
John Henry S. Bayonne, NJ

Learn the British method but I also will help you find the method that works for you. I've acted in films at Cannes, International Film Festival of Manhattan, Katra Film Series and more.

About John Henry

*** Studio Equipment *** music room seating for parents *** Travel Equipment *** I would provide copies of some pages from the book. Just a need a guitar and quiet place to study. Also, parents should be present if the student is a minor. *** Specialties *** folk acoustic, electric blues, About Me I grew up in the South Bronx during the 70s and 80s. I understand the importance of community and how a neighborhood can be destroyed if the people do not get involved and work together for real solutions. Music and films were my salvation. I began to write songs and play guitar at the age of ten, and 15 years ago I started a band to raise the awareness level of teens and adults regarding the world around them. The band is called Glass of Know. The group had songs playing on ...

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Natalia D. October 2, 2014
Acoustic Guitar · In studio
John is an amazing instructor and keeps inspiring me to reach for new heights in my musicianship and just life in general. I also had a pleasure of witnessing him in action as a film director and an actor - such a fun and easy person to work with, and highly professional! With his extensive experience and teaching ability, I believe he can work with the student of any level, while adjusting the pace to the student's needs. Highly recommend to any person who loves music, film, and arts in general.
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Jorge V. October 1, 2014
Guitar · In home
I must say I feel totally privileged to have John as my guitar instructor, He has guided me through an incredible journey while giving me the ability to learn at a comfortable pace. I always look forward to our lessons knowing that I will always leave feeling accomplished! Thank you John for this great experience!
Dominic M. Middlesex, NJ

All types of performance style from opera to broadway to pop and country. Whatever you would like to sing whether it for fun or professional, we can do it and have fun.

About Dominic

Dominic M., America’s Tenor, has been singing in one form or another since the age of four. As a young man, Dominic began honing his skills of singing and acting through Community Theater. His voice and career were forever changed when vocal coach and mentor, Suzanne Ferris-Hammer introduced him to the great voice of Mario Lanza. From the moment Dominic heard the voice of Mario Lanza, he began to fashion his own voice in that image. Dominic continued to expand his career by developing his own show, which includes the songs of Mario Lanza in their original keys. These shows were held in some of the finest NYC Cabarets such as Don’t Tell Mama, Duplex Café, Danny’s Skylight Café, Café 44, and Eighty Eights. He has also performed these shows at The New Palace of the Performing Arts of New

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Jennifer F. August 23, 2012
Verified Student
Awesome Teacher

Dominic is great! He has a lot of experience & knows how to teach. He doesn't push you too hard. He encourages you do try new things & knows when you are ready for more challenges. He's very friendly, funny & makes you feel comfortable right away.

Kevin S.

Weehawken, NJ
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Stephanie B.

New York, NY
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Andrew S.

New York, NY
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Kevin S. Weehawken, NJ

My Acting sessions are truly focused on getting comfortable and confident with your body, voice, and mind. Whether you need help with monologues/scenes for auditions or just looking to get better as an actor, I will help get you confident in making bold choices and having fun.

About Kevin

Hello! My name is Kevin and I am an actor and improv comedian here in New York City. I have been performing improv for over 10 years both here in NYC and in my home town of Charlotte, NC. In Charlotte, I helped create an Improv for Teens program and taught lessons. Here in the city, I teach many improv coaching sessions to performers of all levels. I studied Acting in college and graduated with a BFA. I have experience directing and have found a passion in working with actors from that point of view. It has led me to a desire to teach acting. Due to my experiences, my acting lessons are more focused on you getting comfortable in your own skin and confident in making choices and less about specific techniques. I am very flexible and love working with people!

Stephanie B. New York, NY

Have been training actors in NYC for 15 years and many have gone on to films, TV, getting agents. Have been director and casting director in both NY and LA and know what auditions entail and what they want to see in order to cast you!

STEPHANIE B.
Director, Dialect Coach. Acting coach

New York THEATER

Red Noses by Peter Barnes – The Secret Theater - 2015

The Cherry Orchard (A Comedy in Four Acts) by Anton Chekhov– Access Theater (added ASL performances) – 2013/2014

How the Day Runs Down (World Premiere) by John Langdon– The Spoon Theatre (added ASL performances) – 2011

Bad Seed by Maxwell Anderson - The Spoon Theatre – 2010

23 Coins (World Premiere New Musical) by Mark Abrahamson– One of Theatreworlds 5 best of the year – The Spoon Theatre – 2009

See Us: Showcase for the ‘Abled’ actor – The Spoon Theatre – 2009

No Niggers, No Jews, No Dogs by John Redwood– The Spoon Theatre – 2008

kosher harry’s (US Premiere) by Nick Grosso - 2nd Creative Experiment ...

About Stephanie

NYC teacher, director, producer - Founder of Nicu's Spoon Theater Company. Have taught audition classes, techniques, dialect and accent coaching, acting classes, etc. for 14 years in NYC. Have taught literally ANY dialect and can teach it to you too. Also can work with you remove an accent. Worked with kids and adults on preparing an audition that works for you! Have extensive experience working with disabled and special needs artists.

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Courtney B. December 17, 2014
Film and TV Acting · Online
Verified Student
I have been having the time of my life with Stephanie as my teacher! She is extremely informative, has an awesome attitude and goes out of her way to help me succeed in any possible way!! I HIGHLY recommend her for ANYONE and EVERYONE!!!!
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Alexis R. October 8, 2014
Accent Reduction · In studio
Verified Student
She's a great teacher!
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eledryth F. September 18, 2014
Dialect Coaching · Online
The best I have seen dealing with dialect coaching - we did lessons via Skype and she helped me not only tone down my Indian accent but also to learn a British one!
Andrew S. New York, NY

Monologue and audition sides coaching, independent activity, dialects and musical theater auditioning

About Andrew

I am an actor and teacher based in the NYC area. With an MFA in Acting from Rutgers and a BA in dance and choreography, I have a wide array of knowledge of the performing arts. I teach Knight-Thompson speech training at the University level (speech and accents) and am a Teaching Artist in Musical Theater, Movement, Acting, Shakespeare and Dance for a Tony award winning regional theater. As a professional actor I am out in the field auditioning every week, and have a strong awareness of what casting directors and agents are looking for in auditions both for the stage and the camera. I am available to travel within the NYC boroughs and the New Jersey suburbs of NYC. Though I do not play piano, I am available to coach songs if accompaniment can be provided by student.

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