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Gabrielle A.

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Placentia, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Kinesiology from Chapman University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gabrielle A.

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Teaching ballet has been a passion of mine since I was in high school. With many years both recreationally and pre-professionally, my goal is to reach then exceed each student's goals. We will hit the ground running with my unique approach for both beginners and advanced dancers. I have no doubt every student is capable of exceeding their potential!

About Gabrielle

Gabrielle began her ballet career at the age of 12 in Murrieta, CA. Her lessons started in Vaganova style training and later expanded to Cecchetti, Balanchine, and even Fosse style training. Soon she was training for several hours a week in ballet. She excelled rapidly and was invited to several op

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Toya N.

29 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $79
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Toya N.

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I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2005 and my students are working! I have a Masters degree in Acting from the Actors Studio Drama School and I studied and taught at The Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute in New York City, so I am well versed on Method Acting. My main goal is to help you develop and strengthen your own set of tools for practicing the craft of acting using method acting techniques, and to help you better understand your unique voice as an artist. Make sure to wear clothing you can move in during our sessions, and, most importantly, explore and just have fun!

About Toya

Currently offering ONLINE LESSONS ONLY due to the pandemic. I have taught acting to small children, teens, and adults in community, private, and collegiate settings. I taught acting at the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. My love of the arts has enabled me to study and

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Jae P.
She is truly excellent! Guided me through my audition and her input was very valuable. She is also very personable and reliable.
David
Our first lesson was productive. I'm looking forward to learning!
Todd B.
My background and career have never placed importance on speaking and looking objectively at myself, I wanted to improve that ability. Toya has been very patient and down to earth with me, as raw as I am, in helping me. After a few lessons I already feel confidence growing and enjoy her instruction.
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Russell S.

22 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $120
  • Music Theory from Las Vegas High School
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Russell S.

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If you are ready to take your music skills SERIOUSLY then stop wasting time and money on teachers who don't fully understand what they are teaching. My name is Russell and I played music professionally for 20 years and have scored music for over 600 TV shows and worked with artists such as Mac Miller, Sean Kingston, Lifehouse, Disney's Caityln Taylor Love! Want to learn to compose? produce? write? dive into theory?

About Russell

Russell is an American Platinum-Selling record producer / songwriter / and guitarist based in Los Angeles, CA. With his first #1 Billboard record under his belt and previous clients such as Mac Miller, Sean Kingston, and Red Velvet, Russ has found endorsements and support from major music companies

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Max H.
Very skilled, helpful, and easy to work with! Highly recommend!
Joe
Russ is a straight up musical genius that has decades of experience playing the guitar. He will make you think of music in an entirely different way and his unique approach to the guitar makes learning so much easier. Definitely worth it!
Jera
Russ is such a wonderful teacher. He's so passionate and teaches in a way that's interesting, easy to grasp and fun! I've learned so much so quickly

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Cindy F.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Music from University of Arizona
  • Teaching since 1996
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Cindy F.

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The speaking voice uses the same techniques and exercises used in voice exercises. The goal is to get the singing voice as comfortable as the speaking voice.

About Cindy

Ms.Cindy's' entire teaching philosophy is that of fun, with music theory and music literacy being a priority. Her enthusiasm and dedication to training the musicians of tomorrow is evident. She believes that music should be a pleasurable, positive experience to boost self-esteem. The main focus

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Anna A.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 10 to 20; Female: 8 to 60
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Anna A.

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I was in musical theater for most of my life and have studied several methods. I've studied the Chekhov Technique specifically and have participated in many monologue workshops over the years. I'm especially good with musical theater, having most of my collegiate studies being in music.

About Anna

My name is Anna Arata and I would love to be your new voice teacher! I have a degree in Commercial Vocal Performance from Belmont University and I am a professional singer, songwriter, and recording artist here in Nashville. I also work at a non-profit music school and teach voice lessons and ensem

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Christie
Anna did a wonderful job. Louis, my eighteen year old son, learned a great deal of voice basics and really enjoyed the experience. He plans on taking more lessons in the future from Anna. I highly recommend her for any level student who is seeking excellent and personalized voice training.
Lauren
Anna is a wonderful teacher! This is my first experience taking singing lessons, and she has been so patient with me, and I have already learned so much in just two lessons. She is very knowledgeable about the voice and gives clear, easy-to-follow instruction. I'm looking forward to continuing learning from her!
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Dawn R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts Dance and Psychology from University of South Florida
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Dawn R.

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Dawn R. is an International Performing Artist, Certified Instructor, and Award Winning Choreographer. Classically trained in Ballet and Jazz, she specialises in Belly Dance but is also trained and holds teacher certifications in Silver Sneakers Boom Move and Boom Mind, Hot Hula Fitness, Fire Dancing, and Pilates. She graduated from the University of South Florida with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Sociology and a double minor in Psychology and Dance. She began her training in NYC with Serena in 1999. And has studied with Sema Yildiz in Istanbul Turkey in 2004. In 2009 she was 1 of 20 dancers worldwide chosen to attend Belly Dance Super Star’s main choreographer, Jillina’s weeklong belly dance intensive in Los Angeles, CA.

Her passion is helping educate her students and audience on the value of learning to dance in reducing stress, anxiety, and the risk of developing Alzheimer’s and dementia. She has been teaching belly dance classes since 2003.

She has performed at The Orient ...

About Dawn

Dawn R. is an International Performing Artist, Certified Instructor, and Award Winning Choreographer. Classically trained in Ballet and Jazz, she specialises in Belly Dance and has been teaching belly dance since 3003. She is also trained and holds teacher certifications in Hot Hula Fitness, Fire

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Debra S.
Dawn was so helpful. She met me at my level and taught me how to improve my moves. Dawn made learning fun!

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"She made our 1st experience amazing! We will sign up with Jennifer again. She is very talented, takes her time with our daughter. We couldn’t have asked for a better voice coach and actor."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"Wonderful instructor. She is able to give a beginning actor tips/suggestions while keeping the session positive and upbeat. The amount of knowledge she has to share is amazing. She is a gem! Glad we found her."
Marissa
Took Acting lessons from Kim C.
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"Troy is a great instructor. He is the kind of person that will go above and beyond to help you achieving your goals. I'm glad I found him through Takelessons."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Troy W.
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"Crystal is the best dance instructor so powerful and full of life. I am very pleased with her professionalism. Awesome instructor."
Erica
Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"Fawn was fantastic. She'd go the extra mile in sending me breathing exercise videos outside of our 1 hour lesson (so as to not impede with our lesson time, she took the time out of her day) for me practice. She's great at making me feel comfortable doing what i'd call "silly" or "embarrassing" exercises that actually make a huge difference and are beneficial. She's the best."
Chase
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Fawn A.
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"Great person and very knowledeable"
Damarcus
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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Took Acting lessons from Andrew Y.
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"Very thoughtful and willing to work with me on all of my ideas to build a lesson plan that will work best for me"
Cole
Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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Took Acting lessons from James W.
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Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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