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Adam R.

83 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded 1st Chair Tenor 1 from PA State Chorus
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Adam R.

83 Reviews
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I coach monologues, scenes and commercials. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Deta

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Konrad R.
I enjoyed working with Adam on reducing my accent. He has an uncanny talent to pick up subtleties in my pronunciation to identify where my accent becomes apparent. He worked iteratively with me to find words, syllable, vowels or consonants that I mispronounce. What makes him a great teacher is that he approaches the pronunciation from many different angles. It's not easy to work on your own accent which is why his witty teachings helps a lot to make every session very enjoyable.
Sergio
He pinpoints a lot of small things, that overall help tremendously. He has a great ear and picks up on little subtleties in your voice that you can improve, and this causes you to hold yourself accountable to the same standards as a result. Overall, after just one lesson, i have learned a lot and am eager to continue learning with Adam.
Justin
Adam was great to work with for my first lesson. He has a lot of experience and gives good tips and advice. I'm looking forward to more lessons with him.
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James W.

87 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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James W.

87 Reviews
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If you have a desire to express yourself and have fun and are in Love with Acting and Film and Theatre you have come to the right place. All aspects are covered including how to land a job, an agent and avoid scams in Hollywood.

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hal

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Norman
Very knowledgeable guy. Wealth of info.
Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
Georgia A.
Its been an awesome time learning with James! its so obvious he loves impacting his knowledge of acting and its industry to his students.. There's never a dull moment playing out characters and plotting story lines. Thanks James!!!

Emma P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2014
  • BA: Theatre and Social Activism with a minor in movement and vocal studies from Bennington College
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Emma P.

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Audition Prep:
Learn the top tips to getting cast!
Choose the perfect monologue, scene or musical number
Prepare for callbacks
Eliminate bad habits like nervous energy, fidgeting and moving around
Fully embody a complex character
Feel comfortable acting without a scene partner
Create a nuanced and honest emotional text
Voice Work
Movement work
Connect you mind and body, get out of your head!
Feel rooted, relaxed and focused

As a theater director I’ve seen thousands of auditions! It is so gratifying as a teacher to pass on my skills to help get cast! I have a very high success rate because I combine my experience with years of training in Stanislavski, Meisner, Alexander, Suzuki, Viewpoints, Grotowski, Mask work, Puppeteering, Movement work and Dramaturgy. I’ve taught classes with K-12, college and professionals and I’m happy to teach at any level. This is the ideal class if you’ve never auditioned before or if your looking to nail a professional casting. It’s all ...

About Emma

Hello, I am a theatre and voice teacher. I graduated from Bennington College which was ranked #1 in BA drama programs by Princeton Review through my years of study. As a voice teacher, I focus on singing with control and connecting your voice to your body. I specialize in contemporary, sing

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christy C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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christy C.

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They will surely flourish as I pass on everything I've learned in the industry for the past 25+ years

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Christy has been teaching private lessons since 2014 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her studio, and online. Christy has acted for over 25 years, most recently starring in a film that featured at Cannes in 2015. Christy received private training throughout her 25 year

Alyssa C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Italian, Latin, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University
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Alyssa C.

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Alyssa has been performing since 2003. She has a Bachelor's degree in Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University (2016) and is pursuing her Master of Music degree in Opera Performance at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee (2018).

Skills taught include: vocal technique, audition preparation, role preparation, movement, preparation, and presentation.

Alyssa's most recent operatic roles include: Parpignol (La Femme Boheme), Anna Reich (Die listigen Weiber von Windsor), Lucinda (Dark Sisters), and Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro). Alyssa also performs regularly in private concert events.

Alyssa's most recent musical theatre roles include: Lois Lane/Bianca (Kiss Me, Kate!), Mrs. Segstrom (A Little Night Music), and in scenes as Roxie Hart (Chicago), Audrey (Little Shop of Horrors), and Mayzie (Seussical the Musical).

About Alyssa

Hailed for her "exquisite coloratura" (South Florida Classical Review), Ms. Alyssa Click was most recently seen as Johanna in Sweeney Todd with Lowell House Opera. This summer, she was contracted with Charlottesville Opera as an Apprentice Artist to sing Silly Girl and understudy Madame in Beaut

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Tobin G.
Alyssa is a wonderful teacher This was my first voice lesson ever. She was understanding, enthusiastic and very helpful in getting me started
Susan.
Alyssa is an upbeat, encouraging, and patient teacher. Her own singing voice is beautiful, and she sings very professionally in a wide range of genres. She is reliable, pleasant, sincere, and capable. She gives each student her full attention and tailors her lessons to each one's particular talent (as well as where they're in need of improvement). I recommend Alyssa very highly... She's delightful!
Craig J.
I have known Alyssa now for about a year and she is a true master of her art form. She is knowledgeable and genuine in her teaching and performing, and always seeks the best for her students. I highly recommend her as your teacher.

Corliss P.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • MA in Performance from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Bristol England
  • Teaching since 1986
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Corliss P.

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I have been in this profession for 35 years. I have taught on many levels and for different ages including workshops for high school students and university level conservatory programs.

I believe that the theatre is an arena where we learn about who we are. Acting is being present in the moment and we learn how to live our lives more fully through this study. Each actor has his own unique voice and relationship to the material. It is my job to help each student find their own path.

About Corliss

I am an actress that has performed and taught for over 35 years. I love it! I can help you prepare for auditions, study structure, develop skills, get over fears of speaking in public or simply reach a deeper understanding of your favorite texts. As for teaching voice-acting for voice-overs, I

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Cathy
I initially had Corliss as a voice over teacher in a class, then decided to further my work with her as a coach and producer to create my voiceover demos. We covered all aspects of voiceover, including the physical: posture, microphone placement, etc., which I believe really enhanced my understanding of how physicality comes across via the voice. With her classical acting background, she was able to help me improve my overall speaking technique and provided me with vocal exercises to help minimize my regionalisms.

She was diligent in reviewing competitive demos to guide me to a variety of written copy and voice/energy levels that will help my demos stand up to those with more experience. She provided valuable advice regarding selection and use of materials for the demo and beyond as well as insights on the voiceover business.

I’m very pleased with the results of the two demos and expect to continue to take advantage of her coaching services as I grow in my new career.
Jenny
Corliss is a master at her craft! She makes you feel comfortable from the moment you meet her and has a genuine interest in your goals. Corliss tailored lessons to my learning style which was very encouraging for someone with my level of experience. She has a lovely personality and her enthusiasm is infectious. I would highly recommend taking lessons from Corliss!
Steve
I took a five-session Beginning Voice Acting class with Corliss in a professional recording studio. The critiques she gave me after every recording I made helped me to speak more clearly, and to increase the energy I was able to put into my recorded presentations. Without the critiques of my recordings, I would not have been able to improve my speaking ability. During the class, she made sure everyone in the class was made to feel welcome, and important. When I take the next level of the Voice Acting class series, I will be looking forward her critiques of my recorded presentations.

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Chico, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Chico 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 $134 per hour.
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"Although I only had 1 lesson with him so far, I can say he's a very good teacher and I had fun."
Karen
Took Acting lessons from Vir M.
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"Working with Adam has been great so far. He is a great teacher who understands the craft very well. He has taught me certain techniques of the craft that have helped me to begin to get a feel for what acting is all about. I would recommend Adam to anyone interested in acting."
Keith
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"I had my first lesson with Emily yesterday and I loved it! She was easy to talk to and super nice. She also had great tips to give me and helped me a lot and it has only been one day. I really like the way she teaches and I would highly recommend her."
Kennedy
Took Acting lessons from Emily B.
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"Kelsey is a fantastic teacher! She is always pushing me to be the best actress I can be and helping me understand things from new perspectives! She's supportive and caring! I highly recommend her!"
Sammantha
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Very patient and understanding! Looking forward to future lessons..."
Kim
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Carissa always gives me feedback in a very encouraging way. Once I go over a monologue or a script once, she'll talk about some of the characteristics that I might be able to adopt in order to be more convincing, but she'll also tell me which parts she liked, which parts I was hitting on, but didn't quite get, and anything else. She's super understanding, and she'll talk me through any parts that I was having trouble with extensively until she feels that I understand and am comfortable with the material and the directions. 1000 stars all the way!"
Abigail
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Excellent introductory lesson. Established a good relationship with the Triplets. Made everything fun and friendly."
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"Randy is a genius and is very encouraging! I highly recommend!!"
Michael
Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"Sara was well-prepared and gave me some excellent lessons to complete in preparation for the next class. Very professional."
Denise
Took Acting lessons from Sara J.
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"My daughter took the lesson today and she was thrilled! She loved how easy it was to relate to the teacher."
Alyssa
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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