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Angelica D.

San Francisco, CA
Starting at $100
  • Speaks Serbian, Italian, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Angelica D.

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Whether you’re in love with salsa, bachata, cha cha, rumba, tango, swing; waltz or just have an event you need to look good for or you want to make someone happy; I’m here for you! I’m very passionate about teaching and dancing and I make sure that everyone’s dance journey is filled with fun, friendship, understanding.
My students always leave with a smile, saying they feel more motivated and energized after the lesson. I adjust to their learning style, keep instructions clear, simple and do my best to make them feel free to express themselves; to let them know mistakes are part of the learning process and to move towards their specific goals with every session.

About Angelica

I am a dance teacher; performer and choreographer. I started dancing when I was a kid and it always kept me energized; motivated; ready to go an extra mile no matter what I do. I started going to Ballroom school when I was 9 and I loved dancing solo, with a partner or in the group. Dancing, perfor

Mercy H.

4 Reviews
El Cerrito, CA
Starting at $105
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2015
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Mercy H.

4 Reviews
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Ballroom - Social - Wedding

Couples: Whether it's a date night, getting ready for a vacation or your wedding day; I specialize in bringing together the connection and chemistry that make up each unique couple.
I use dancing together to instill respect, value, graciousness and even intimacy. It will strengthen and deepen one's relationship and understanding of one another.. All while having FUN in each others arms!

Singles: I also specialize helping singles learn the confidence, beauty and exhilaration that so many yearn to feel on the dance floor. Whether you're looking to lose some weight, be a more assertive person, or express yourself.. dance is the perfect tool.

About Mercy

Hello! I've been teaching Ballroom and social dancing for years - all ages, couples/singles, etc. I can teach you basics or improve what you already know and take you further in just a lesson or two. I really love to teach and find so much fulfillment in helping others find the joy and confide

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Susan
Mercy is such a great communicator! She can explain a new concept to a beginner in such a way that puts us at ease and makes it so much fun. She is clearly a talented dancer and teacher!
Caleb James
After meeting a girl that knows how to Salsa, I was compelled to find a class and learn the basics as soon as possible.
I'm super impressed with how simple Mercy was able to guide me via online video chat! She made me feel comfortable with myself which was a big step for me! (Pun intended). I was successfully able to learn the basics pretty quickly and with consistent lessons have the confidence to hit on the dance floor no problem!
If you're new and unsure, take the first step - worth every cent!
Joe
Mercy is an amazing teacher. Her love of dancing and technical insight into dancing make her a wonderful teacher!

Olga C.

22 Reviews
San Carlos, CA
Starting at $80
  • Speaks English, Russian, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 6 to 55
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Olga C.

22 Reviews
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I specialize in Singing stage performance.
Being able to sing well is not enough to perform well.
Student needs to bring to stage at least 85% of what he is able to do in the classroom. Better - 150%.
In my class students meet in small groups, perorm in front of each other, and then we exchange notes. We do 2-3 rounds of performing and discussing to make sure it all works.
In my classroom student learns how get rid of stage fright, how to make stressful situation to work for his advantage, not to stand in a way of best performance.
I also use Stanislavsky acting method for singing performance.

About Olga

Latest news: 07/28/20 It was a very different school year, and we had to do online not only lessons but also State Voce Competition and Certificate of merit evaluations. But we made it! Avantica received 3rd place in State Voce competition, and 8 sthdents passed the tests in levels 2-5, most wi

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antonio
Awesome first day!
Irene -.
She was really very good but Irene could not understand her. Irene is from Greece and Olga is from somewhere else. Just not the right fit.
Shannon
Did not have session

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Cyndi E.

178 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Awarded 1st Place Group Division from McDonald's Gospelfest
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Cyndi E.

178 Reviews
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I have taught speaking voice for about 7 years. I have trained speakers for various fortune 500 companies as well as person's just wanting to project their voice better in everyday life situations.

About Cyndi

Cyndi has been very successful as a singer/songwriter, artist developer, producer and teacher. Originally hailing from Dayton, Ohio, she has resided in Los Angeles for many years. She is currently living in Las Vegas, Nevada. She has performed all over the United States and the world as an artist

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Jordan J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Associates Degree in Liberal Arts from Santa Monica College
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 to 40
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Jordan J.

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I have taught and choreographed professionally for almost 8 years, and started dancing 21 years ago. I am passionate about teaching the technique to dancing, but also how to move their body with style. I have trained and worked with some of the top choreographers in LA and have a large amount of experience in the dance industry. I can teach jazz, technique, hip hop, jazz funk, lyrical, and contemporary. I love to help kids and adults build their confidence, brand themselves as dancers, and give them top training with the years of knowledge I have.

About Jordan

I was a professional dancer for 5 years in Los Angeles, and recently moved to San Diego to teach dance at the studios down here! I have worked with some of the top choreographers in Los Angeles such as: Travis Wall, Jojo Gomez, Andre Fuentes, Steve Ewing, D-Trix, Megan Batoon, etc. I currently wo

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Heather R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • M.F.A.-Musical Performance (Collaborative Piano) from Notre Dame de Namur University
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Heather R.

1 Review
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Students will learn techniques for healthy vocal production, choral singing, and other skills to improve themselves as choral singers.

About Heather

As a piano and voice instructor, I have taught individual lessons for the past 13 years to students from 5 to 85, beginners to advanced students. I hold Master of Fine Arts degrees in both Collaborative Piano Performance and Vocal Performance from Notre Dame de Namur University. In addition to my p

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MIchael
I really enjoyed my first lesson. Heather was flexible and understanding. She even played something for me. Looking forward to the next lesson!

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"My 16yr old daughter loves it! She loves Jared, learns a lot in 30 minutes and lesson is tailored to what she wants to learn. The 1 on 1 attention makes all the difference. Reasonably priced as well. Highly recommended!"
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jared H.
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"Wonderful instructor. I recommend Eulis for anyone and everyone. God bless you Eulis!"
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Took Spoken Word lessons from Eulis K.
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"Kudos to Amanda for making my daughter’s first acting lesson amazing. We couldn’t have had a better instructor/teacher. She’s very skillful. We are eager and excited for the next lesson."
Chloee
Took Acting lessons from Amanda K.
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"Crystal was awesome. Learned a lot about dance and was able to be on point with my performance."
Jason
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Very easy to work with. Makes me more confident"
Isabella
Took Acting lessons from J W.
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"Brad is a FANTASTIC teacher! He has taught many classes with Christian Youth Theater (CYT) and is our Improv coach in McHenry county. Our kids and parents absolutely adore him!!! He works so well with the kids that at our annual overnight camp this summer, one of his students was able to lead an improv game in front of 120 people. Our kids have grown enormously through Brad’s teaching and they just love being around him."
Gina Beck, Class Coordinator for CYT Chicago
Took Improv Acting lessons from Brad W.
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"An absolutely wonderful experience taking lessons from Fawn. She's talented, professional, patient, highly knowledgeable, funny and truly a wonderful teacher. If you're considering taking lessons, do yourself a favor and just jump in with Fawn...you'll be glad you did!"
Norm B.
Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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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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"Alicia was VERY knowledgeable and definitely knew what she was talking about when teaching. There was never a dull moment in / out of class. She knew how to teach while having fun with her students at the same time! I would highly recommend Alicia for any type of acting instructor or aspiring model mentor-ships! Thanks for being an awesome teacher!"
Jacob
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Alicia A.
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"Simply amazing! Good energy and knows what she’s doing :)"
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Took Ballet lessons from Jordan W.
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