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Jace T.

2 Reviews
Anaheim, CA
Starting at $59
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2014
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Jace T.

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I not only am seen as a teacher, but as a mentor as well. The one-on-one relationship that is built between my students and I is priority. I want my students to know that it is 100% okay to try something new and play with it, therefore, I provide a safe and encouraging environment.

It is important to me that my students get the most out of their training. I am a trained and working actor with a BFA in acting for both stage and screen. So whichever you are looking to train in, I can coach you in one or both areas.

Experience: I have directed and stage managed plays and musicals, have had previous experience teaching acting classes, and have been a camp counselor for youth acting camps.

I promise we will have a fun time while working hard!

About Jace

I am a working actor and musician in the LA area. I graduated from Azusa Pacific University with my BFA in acting for the stage and screen. My background is in musical theater and stage acting. I recently have started film acting the last couple of years and have been in short films since. I have

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Ann
My daughter took lessons from her a while back. She was simply wonderful. My daughter could not stop talking about how much fun she had working with Jace. She knows lots about who to go to for headshots and how to build a resume as well. I’m so grateful she was able to help my daughter pursue what she loves.
Clara
Having graduated in rigorous BFA acting for stage and screen program , and working in Los Angeles as an actor Jace has a wealth of knowledge about acting as well as the film industry. With her being a working actor she offered me so much insight about what you need to do for an audition as well as how to tweak my monologue to give it more layers. She goes with you step by step and makes you feel confident and safe. She works with you at your level and she made me feel confident going into my audition and self tapes. Seriously, she is so great!
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Arthur O.

8 Reviews
Orange, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English/ Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1992
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Arthur O.

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I've been teaching acting for 10 years and my students have gone on to enter OCSA, APPA, and Universities such as Cal State Fullerton, Chapman. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to go from your beginning goal and as time goes on you'll be able to achieve your intermediate goal. I specialize in broadway style, typically use free style and improve. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you

About Arthur

I am a graduate of Azusa Pacific University with a Bachelors Degree in Vocal Performance and Music Education. For the past four years I have been the Vocal Director for all the major musical productions for Arts and Learning Conservatory at Vanguard University. I am also the Vocal Director at Music

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Bob N.
I wrote a 5-star review for Art after I had only one or two lessons. After having taken 3 or 4 more, I felt the need to write another one. In his profile, he said his students advance quickly, and he backs that up ten-fold. If you are serious about learning or improving your voice, and you follow his directions, you will advance quickly and you won't even realize it is happening until you are alone and you belt something out that you didn't know you could do. When you are stuck, he knows just what to do. Bottom-line, he gets fast results! As a business executive and a veteran, that is the strongest compliment I can give.
Bob N.
I highly recommend Art. He is very good at getting you right where you want to be, and he does it seamlessly. He will raise your game!!
Seth S.
Arthur is a really nice guy and a great piano teacher. Very patient!

Samantha T.

San Pedro, CA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Stars of Tomorrow Best Actress from Kings and Clowns
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Samantha T.

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I have worked in the acting field for 12+ years both on and off the stage. I have directed 8 plays total and taught one on one acting for 3 years now. I have worked in many children's acting boot camps.

About Saveria

Hey, my name is Samantha but I go by Saveria. I absolutely LOVE acting, it is my greatest passion in this world and teaching is definitely my second. I think acting is such a vital tool that everyone should know how to do because it helps you create empathy for others and find an understanding with

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Tanner M.
Wouldn't change her as my instructor for anything or anyone

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Sabrina H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2018
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Sabrina H.

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Let me show you where the industry is at today! When it comes to being a performer what are your goals? Do you want to feel comfortable in your own voice, hone your acting skills, get ready for audition, or just perform for fun? Let’s figure it out together! I believe acting should be an exciting experience that should bring joy and a positivity into your life. I've been trained In commercial work, improv, specialize in audition preparation, monologue work session, and acting technique for stage and film. Lessons are customized for the needs/goals of every student! I’m so happy you’re here today looking to gain more knowledge about acting, and the industry! 
*Here is a little bit about myself. 
I’m a graduate of the American Music Dramatic Academy in New York City! I’ve been working and training with seasoned broadway, singers, actors, composers, dance instructors, and on camera work professional. Everything I have listed above is a small amount of what I have been studying with the ...

About Sabrina

Hi everyone I’m Sabrina! Considering everything going on right now In the world I figured this would be a great place to give some positivity back. :) I’m here to share my years of experience in my crafts! I love teaching and helping out anyone who needs advice, or just wants to learn about any top

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Vandi E.

68 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Cosmetology & Cosmetology Instructor from Gadsden State Community College
  • Teaching since 2011
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Vandi E.

68 Reviews
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I've been teaching acting for several years and my students have gone on to pursue film, perform in community and school productions, gotten into college programs, and pursue careers in acting. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to perform a monologue and as time goes on you'll have a full repertoire of monologues and skills ready to go! I love working with students of all ages and experience levels, and I can't wait to meet you!

About Vandi

Vandi has extensive performance experience in multiple genres: professionally with opera, orchestra, chamber music, musical theater, straight theater, film, sacred works, church music, jazz, and contemporary music. Credentials: Russian Opera Workshop-Philadelphia 2020 Opera Programs Berlin-2020

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Matilda W.
My daughter is really enjoying her acting classes . She looks forward to her next class every week !! Vandi is an excellent teacher !!
Janeth
She is very charismatic. I felt very comfortable with her. She is very friendly and knowledegable.
Mailani F.
She is great and has a great energy!!

One day we love to meet her and see her live!!

Christian C.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $18
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
  • B.A. in Theater Acting from Illinois State University
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Christian C.

25 Reviews
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I am ready to meet with actors of all ages and experience levels. This business is fast moving and can be vague at times leaving you wondering what could you have done differently if you didn't book the job. I want you to succeed, but first you need the proper tools to get to that next level of your career. From my experience of working in LA and Chicago as well as drawing from previous instructors, you will learn more than just basic acting exercises. Gain an upper hand on your contemporaries!

About Christian

I am currently working on my Theatre Education Degree (K-12) from Illinois State University. I have successfully attained 3 comprehensive background checks for my teaching observation hours and soon will be student teaching. I was a working actor in Chicago from 2003-2019 and have been a member of

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Cornelia
WOW! Speechless, he immediately pushed me out of my comfort zone and I am excited about my journey with him!
Jasmine
He gave me a great monologue! We worked on it together and i love it! Whenever I reach out to him to ask a question he always responds right away
june zaporojan
Amazing teacher!!! I have had many acting teachers before and this is the best one I have ever had!! Highly recommend this teacher! Great at teaching me scene study and how to understand the character's situation(:

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Costa Mesa, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Costa Mesa is $74. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $125 per hour.
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"My child absolutely loves taking acting lessons with Susan. She has been incredibly helpful in furthering his acting techniques, skills and talents for school theater roles and potentially a future career in this field. Since lesson 1, he was hooked! We could not be happier with our experience with Susan!"
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"Randy is a genius and is very encouraging! I highly recommend!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"He's very intuitive. He is good at explaining and teaching in such a detailed, fun way. I learned alot from him and would recommend him to anyone who is looking for an instructor who can teach you the best information and techniques"
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Took Acting lessons from James W.
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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."
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Aidan needed a good kickstar, Bryan is such a great teacher , gave my son a great introduction to acting . He is kind and an excellent motivator for kids ( our experience ) strongly recommended. Five stars"
Aidan
Took Acting lessons from Bryan P.
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"Alexandra is a very bright and personable teacher. She's very patient and works great with students of all ages."
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Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"He gave me a great monologue. We worked on it together and i LOVE how it turned out!! Whenever I text him to ask a question about something he always responds right away!"
Victoria
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Adam is a great teacher. What I like most about him is he does not beat around the bush and he will tell you the truth. He's easy to work with and he has helped me to understand the art of acting better. He's easy to get along with and he is very knowledgable about various topics. I am even considering signing my younger sibling up to take lessons with him as well. Choosing Adam as my teacher was my first step towards succes!"
Rebekah
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"Brad was able to help my daughter prepare for lead role in Mary Poppins. It was her first lead role where she was literally on stage from beginning to end. He worked through pauses and reflection on character. She delivered a better performance because of Brad."
Dawn
Took Acting lessons from Brad W.
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"As a student with zero acting experience, Christian is very patient and encouraging. Im learning a lot about analyzing a character/plot and always look forward to our next lesson."
Richard
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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