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Deborah R.

14 Reviews
Palo Alto, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French
  • Teaching since 2003
  • BM Vocal Performance from University of Southern California
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Deborah R.

14 Reviews
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Diction, Body Language, Line Delivery, Stage craft, Character creation and realization.

About Deborah

ABOUT ME: Deborah R, is a versatile Mezzo Soprano having studied Opera, Theater, Music and Dance she is known for her exciting, high energy performances and for creating memorable and endearing characters. With a uniquely flexible voice, as comfortable in Verdi as it is in Rossini, she has deli

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Professional, knowledgeable and funan
Valeria K.
Specific & clear in her instructions, open to feedback, patient and encouraging, courteous and respectful - not to mention a great singer. Looking forward to future lessons with Deborah.
Jeeyun
I was pretty nervous about taking a singing lesson, as it's something I've never done in my life. I'm so thankful I got connected to Deborah. She's a fantastic teacher and taught me so much about how our body works to produce sounds when singing and what I am doing. From the first lesson I was already given helpful tips and ways to practice things on my own! I'm looking forward to more lessons with Deborah.
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Meggie G.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Theatre Arts from University of Wisconsin-Parkside
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Meggie G.

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I can help with anything from monologue and audition help, to voice help, or text help as well as character techniques.

About Meggie

I am extremely patient, compassionate and empathetic with my students. I am also very good at understanding their needs and that not every student learns the same way. I will drive students to get the best possible work out of them. I truly believe in my students. In my dialect coaching I focus

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Sarah
I worked with Meggie as a Stage Manager on The Basset Table by Susanna Centlivre. The play has a wide range of English dialects from high society to servants and commoners. Meggie worked with the actors in groups and individually to help them form the dialect along with their characters. Every actor got a demo recording to listen to to help as well. If actors were particularly struggling she would talk to them about it privately and work with them one on one. She's patient and wiling to work with people who put in the effort to learn.
Alex
Meggie is a talented and knowledgeable leader in all aspects of theater. She's a strong and creative presence to be around, and I've loved watching her direct. She's helped me grow in such a short period of time and her passion is contagious. She leads the way for women in the performing arts industry and shines an important light on issues facing them throughout the years and today. I highly recommend! :)
Jody
I was lucky to be an actor in a period play Meggie directed. Her expertise really helped give me the confidence I needed to shine in my role.
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Julieanna S.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Acting from Texas State
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Julieanna S.

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An early career teacher! Experienced with audition coaching, scene work, and Shakespeare. I primarily use the Miesner approach to acting and physicalization tools to bring out the truth in every story. I am upbeat and dedicated to working with my students at whatever level they are at, to help them achieve their potential. I believe that actors are the pioneers of the human heart, they take the deep dive for those who are not ready yet. I am the perfect teacher for both those just getting into acting to more experienced actors needing some tune up!

About Julieanna

I am a professional Actress and Stage Combatant. I have been acting for about 10 years now. I studied acting and stage combat at Texas State University. While I was there I did plenty of shows including Rosencrantz and Guildenstern are Dead, Mr. Burns, The Tempest, and A Dolls House. My Main focus

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Matthew
Constructs a safe, experimental, artistic environment where she nurtures and pushes you when needed. She is an excellent instructor in meisner repetition; being able to help the student access vulnerability in places they've never experienced. Knows and practices a copious amount of acting styles and techniques. From my experience working with her as a director/acting advisor, she is keen and eager to work on the human connection between actors, accessing emotions through extreme physicalization and stepping out of comfort zones, and experimenting with a variety of text to express various stories.

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Nicolas J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $99999
  • Speaks English, Slang / Urban
  • 26G hiphop from School OF Life
  • Teaching since 2004
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Nicolas J.

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if u wanna be a gangster character in a movie i can give u invaluable tips..

About Nicolas

I am a famous rapper / producer from brooklyn newyork i go by the names ATM aka BOSS MAJOR SALUTE or 26G its better if u call me 26G like (Two Six G) few of my credits are ATM ft Jim Jones - Fast Money ATM ft Nate Dogg - Ya Body Uncle Murda Swizz Beatzz ATM - Burning Up Jim Jones ft Sen City & AT

Christina A.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Bachelor's in Music from Montclair State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 1 and up
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Christina A.

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Acting Lessons will be catered to each individual and their level of knowledge and skill. Be ready to explore your body, mind, and soul! We will have a fun time learning to expresses ourselves and 'naturally' project emotions/feelings/ and our presence.

About Christina

My studio is based on the belief that our customers' needs are of the utmost importance. We are committed to meeting those needs. We would welcome the opportunity to earn your trust and deliver you the best service in the industry! With over 14 years of teaching experience in both the classroom a

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Jay C.
She is terrific!!
Vihaan B.
Christina was wonderful. She made my son comfortable and tried to know about his likings in order to charter a course to suit his aptitude.
Prathik T.
She was like dby our kids and highly recommend her.

Glenda J.

26 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $23
  • Speaks French, English
  • ,Music Education, French, Drama from Wayne State University
  • Teaches Intermediate
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Glenda J.

26 Reviews
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About Glenda

After studying at Cass Tech High School and Wayne State University in MI, I have enjoyed teaching privately, in groups, and at churches, I have performed vocally and instrumentally throughout the US and in 8 foreign countries, and taught at public, charter, and private schools. It is important to

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Dontae W.
She is a awesome teacher very patient
Curley
First lesson was a student/teacher familiarization. Glenda is very friendly and is very knowledgeable concerning music. I look forward to future lessons with her!
Pallavi D.
Glenda is an amazing teacher she explains everything very patiently .

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Los Altos, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Los Altos is $71. 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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"Larry went out of his way to accommodate my daughter at a last minute for a coaching session . He took the time with my daughter to go over her lines and build her confidence . We will def be using Ladry again . Thank you"
Deanna
Took Acting lessons from Larry P.
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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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"David was great! My son really enjoyed his first class with him. David took his time explaining a lot to my 9 year old son and get to know him.

We will be having more classes with him."
Thomas
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Jason made me feel comfortable and gave great direction.......I don't know what I am doing and he is a good teacher !"
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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Randy is very knowledgeable and patient, as I am a beginner in acting, is teaching me step by step"
Debbie
Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"Carissa is one of the best teachers i ever had!"
Magdalena
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"David was perfect, very patient and encouraging! He truly has the gift of being able to teach it shines through with out a doubt. According to my son he was a "funny teacher" the two were working together very hard and cracking jokes like old friends how can anyone top that. I have a feeling we gained not only a teacher but a great new friend!!!"
Thomas
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"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."
Shannon
Took Acting lessons from Jeremy K.
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"Simply one of the best coaches in Los Angeles! (really) This woman is a genius! I just started working with Hunter this year and she always brings my auditions to life. My booking rate has gone up and so has my confidence. She is so fun and supportive and really keeps me motivated and inspired to do even better work. She’s really knowledgeable about the business too. Love this lady and hope to keep working with her for years to come!"
Shakti
Took Acting lessons from Hunter P.
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"Today we finally got into the meat and potatoes of my voice acting skills. Glenn was great at directing me for a better read. I was very pleased with my lesson."
Iris
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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