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Jeremy K.

12 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1996
  • BFA in Drama from New York University - Tisch School of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeremy K.

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I have been teaching and coaching actors for 20 years. My students work professionally on stage, TV and film. Within the first few lessons, you will understand how to create a character. Soon, you will have the skills to book a role. I specialize in method acting, but draw upon my experience at The Second City (improvisation) in Chicago and other training I have had. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels; I can't wait to meet you!

About Jeremy

Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Shannon
I have had a wonderful experience with Jeremy. I am completely new to acting- I am a physician and wanted to improve my public speaking skills and my "stage presence" so to speak. Jeremy has been incredibly helpful with this! He has done a great job of teaching me some basics about acting, and also tailoring the lessons to meet my goals. Also, it has been really fun! I highly recommend Jeremy as a teacher.
Philip B.
Really Great teacher, patient, knowlegable and listens. Highly recommend.
cindy
My son enjoys his acting lessons immensely. Jeremy always makes him feel comfortable and at ease. His method is fantastic.
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Jordan W.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Dance from Tessandra Chavez (Emmy winner; Dancing with the Stars)
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Jordan W.

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Learn to analyze your audience, use your body, find your voice, project, build character, work with lines, understand beats and rhythm, build confidence, project, and more....

About Jordan

Learn to move and improve, gain confidence, get in shape, and have fun doing so! Whether you are a beginner or just looking to refine your existing process and skills, I'm here to help you reach your goals!--It's what I do, and I love it (= I am an educator, choreographer, and professional d

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G.
Jordan is an excellent instructor! My 10 year old is learning so much! She is patient and kind... but at the same time we see great results! Thank you!
madie
jordan is the best! she totally caters the lessons to your goals and level
Tabitha
A wonderful instructor for my 10 year old daughter. Compassionate and instructive. My daughter is learning how to improve her dance techniques with Jordan! Thank you!

Lilla H.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Hungarian, Italian, French, German, Spanish, Latin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Recognition of Excellence from Tri-M Music Honors Society
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Lilla H.

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Step-by-step guidance towards developing authentic acting technique for improv & interpretation of dramatic script. Let's help you unleash the inner actor within!

Hi! My name is Lilla, I'm a Juilliard graduate (BM & MM) who specializes with all levels, ages and styles! I've performed at places like Carnegie Hall and have been featured in The New York Times, Business Insider, WQXR Radio, truTV, Alive Magazine, Opera Today, and Seen & Heard International.

My unique approach to vocal arts learning is designed to help you overcome your individual obstacles and leverage YOUR unique strengths! Together we'll work towards developing healthy vocal technique and learn how to:

- Discover Your Strengths for Maximization
- Learn About Text Analysis & Dramatic Impulse
- Learn Healthy Vocal Projection & Technique
- Learn Self-Awareness Techniques
- Write Your Own Monologue!
- Learn About Proper Breath Support
- Learn About Improv Acting
- Learn About Staging Using Props
- ...

About Lilla

Lilla's been featured in Business Insider, WQXR Radio, truTV, Alive Magazine, Opera Today, Seen & Heard International, and has won critical and international acclaim for her "appealing sound, agile coloratura and oversize wit." - The New York Times Lilla holds her Master's and Bachelor's degrees f

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Jinhua G.
It was very good experience to helping me understand singing. Thank you Lilla.❤️
Alexander
Lilla is a fabulous teacher. Very knowledgeable, but more importantly is able to convey that knowledge in an accessible way to a beginning student. Highly recommend!

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Tina B.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tina B.

31 Reviews
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So, what is improv? Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment. Often improvisers will take a suggestion from the audience, or or draw on some other source of inspiration to get started.

Improvisation, in my opinion, is one of the most important talents that an actor can acquire. I feel that it is essential in method acting and, as a theatre performer who understands that anything can happen on stage in front of a live audience, it is a tool of survival. Improv can also unlock our ability to be natural and, in turn, more believable.

Last but not least, an actor who has mastered the art of improv will be more confident and less nervous on stage.

About Tina

A recent transplant from Los Angeles, California; I have been singing professionally for more than forty years as well as having leading roles in local theatre productions. I have also been assistant director, musical director, choreographer, costumer and writer for many productions from West Side

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Shelbie H.
Shelbie is so excited. Can not wait to next lesson
Paula
I absolutely loved my first class with Tina. I am very excited to continue voice lessons with her.
Grace E.
Tina was fabulous! Incredibly knowledgeable and attentive, my daughter is so excited to learn and train with Tina.
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Tim K.

36 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 1989
  • Drama, Music from Trinity University
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Tim K.

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I was a Theater Arts major at Trinity University where I took part in several productions, including Cabaret, Trojan Women, Chemin de Fer and Die Fledermaus. AT San Antonio Little Theater I performed in No, No, Nanette and Philemon. As a student at UTSA, I performed in Trial by Jury, Boris Godunov, Iolanthe and the Madrigal Christmas Dinners. I was hired by UTSA as a paid performer in the Madrigal Christmas dinners from 1984 to 1989. This job involved a lot of improvisation. From 1989 to 1995 I taught Music and Drama at Converse Elementary. In the 1990's I performed in The Magic Flute and Don Giovanni as part of the San Antonio Festival. I have done freelance work over the years as an improvisational performer for special events. As an elementary music teacher and secondary choir teacher, I have produced and directed numerous programs and musicals. I have taught acting and public speaking to a number of students.

About Tim (William)

My name is Tim and I live in Schertz, Texas. I hold a BM and a BME from UTSA and an MM from Texas State. I also studied drama for 3 years at Trinity University. I have been a music teacher for 29 years. I have taught elementary music, secondary choir and college level music courses. I have perform

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Jill
Tim took the time I needed to understand and explained things so well. Can't wait for my second lesson.
Sandra R.
I have really learned a lot in the 3 lessons I have completed. Look forward in future lessons to come. Keep up the great work.
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Jeannie M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German, Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1993
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Jeannie M.

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Working with me, gives you the experience of both an actor and a director. I see from inside your character and from your audience. I have worked with actors from first-time neophytes to professionals and styles from method to experimental styles of the 60s to improv and back to Shakespeare. I taught theatre in High School and College as well as community classes for children. I have acted and directed for many years.

About Jeannie

I have been in theatre since I was a child. My first love was acting until I was bitten by the directing bug when I realized I could watch my baby be born as the play came to life. To support myself while going through my theatre degrees, I worked with computer and became certified with Microsoft a

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Average Cost of Improv Acting Lessons in American Canyon, CA

The average cost of 60-minute improv acting lessons in American Canyon is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $127 per hour.
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$51 average
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"James made my son feel very comfortable for his first session!"
- Erin Virgili
Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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"Very helpful - geared specifically towards my concerns, dealing with my spontaneity issue. I felt safe expressing my thoughts and opinions."
- Michael
Took Improv Acting lessons from Bernadette S.
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"I think I would like to change to Theater Acting."
- Laura
Took Improv Acting lessons from LK F.
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"Christine is amazing! She is one of the best improv people I have ever seen. Her ability to transform the audience to watch her every gesture is magical! She is a gifted instructor with a loving, caring, down to earth attitude. Quite honestly, I cannot get enough of watching her on stage! I wish I could learn all her skills so I could be half as awesome at improv as she is."
- Jean
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"She is very polite and talented!!"
- Sathish
Took Improv Acting lessons from Brenda B.
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"David is working on Improv with my daughter. He is positive and fun and full of knowledge. She is soaking up everything David has to teach her and help her with her Improv."
- Cathy
Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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"Christine rocks hardest, bringing her warmth and humor to everything she touches....kinda-like Pixie-dust w/o the pollen count!!"
- Stephen
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Very kind. Does a good job of explaining things. Very patient. Good at teaching concepts and ideas."
- Patrick
Took Improv Acting lessons from Bernadette S.
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"Tamika is awesome. It was her first time teaching and we really seemed to connect on all things acting and improv related. Can't wait for my second class with her!"
- Patrick
Took Improv Acting lessons from Tamika T.
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"Hey the truth is I'm a stand up comic and have been for a while. My first Improv was in Bay Side comedy Club in the late 70s before I became a stand comic .
I just recently took Christine Alexander's improv class to help me improve and sharppen my mind body connection and my improvisational skills and creative instincts. - Christine has brought improv to another level for me. Thank You Russgerardlive.com"
- Russ
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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