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Adam G.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Dramatic Writing from NYU
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Adam G.

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I'm a professional screenwriter. I've written on both cable and network dramas. And I've sold a feature. I graduated from Film School / Dramatic Writing nine years ago. I'm in the Writers Guild, and have the trifecta of representation. And I've also self-published two collections of one-act plays available on all e-reader platforms.

I'm happy to do consultations on projects you are looking to rewrite or submit to contests. Or if you are just starting out on something new and wants to talk through all the story beats and track it together before you begin a draft.

I can also recommend the best books to read on both the craft and the industry, as well as screenplays and pilots to read (and which ones to avoid).

Learn how to navigate not only the business and landing that first job, but also how to develop a project with a production company, and participate/conduct yourself properly in a TV writer's room.

About Adam

Graduated New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 2007. Majored in Dramatic Writing and minored in English

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jolie
Adam is a really great listener and excellent source of thought provoking, well timed input that has really helped me develop and improve my story organically without changing its intention with strong suggestions as most people's feedback often attempts to do. If you're looking for a hand in finding your own voice and to strengthen your writing skills or excellent constructive feedback for your story then look no further.
David
Adam Gaines is a godsend. I was really lucky to have his guidance over the years which helped my craft and dedication to the art of writing greatly. He is a proven writer with legitimate credits but also, he actually cares. He is always ready to help and takes your material seriously which is most important when you want honest feedback and guidance. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of films, screenwriting, and the industry that is both impressive and beneficial. He is a wonderful friend and mentor who will always have a great recommendation or suggestion ready for your work and/or career. Adam is an extremely open individual with an immense passion for film and the craft of screenwriting which becomes infectious. That trait is crucial since it keeps you driven to keep learning and grow. He is also an excellent conversationalist with his own voice which is truly refreshing. Highly recommend.
Shadia
Adam gives you insightful comments on how to make you a better writer. He knows what good dialogue sounds like and with a couple suggestions you instantly know how to re-work your writing to give it a natural flow.
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Kimberley E.

15 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • A Levels (UK) from Clifton College
  • Teaching since 2010
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Kimberley E.

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I have been performing since I was 10 years old and since I started professionally at 14, I've toured in over 15 different countries around the world and done arena tours and festivals. I now have over 150,000 followers online and have performed for millions on TV.

Performance training is extremely important for a singer, even the most experienced artists have coaches their entire lives. I've been teaching young people to sing and perform since 2010 and I'm very keen to continue to see them all grow as artists! My methods vary from person to person as I like to find out their individual goals and go from there, but I usually take the first lesson to get to know them and find out their strengths and weaknesses, and work on a lesson plan that helps them as well as having fun.

I also teach about the business side of performing, how to book gigs and how to build your personal brand. I help students put together shows, with everything from costumes to music to sound systems and ...

About Kimberley

Hi there! My name is Kimberley, and I'm a British singer/songwriter, and I love teaching young people about this amazing industry! I offer songwriting, singing and piano lessons, as well as writing and composition. My first rule is that there isn't any! Each student is unique and different, and

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Great lesson, thanks Kimberly!
Karen P.
Kim was absolutely lovely!
Sharon *.
Very kind and patient, and inspiring!

Emily B.

4 Reviews
Van Nuys, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded 2010 Star-Making Performance as "The Creature" in Acting: The First Six Lessons from Grigware's Best in LA Theatre, a yearly awards list published by Los Angeles theatre critic, Don Grigware.
  • Bachelor of Arts in Theatre Performance from Fordham University at Lincoln Center: New York City
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Emily B.

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With more than two decades of experience working as a professional SAG-AFTRA/AEA actor in Los Angeles, New York, and many places in between, coaching others to build their best auditions and reach their potential as actors and performers has become a passion of mine.

Private Coaching services include, but are not limited to:

* Private Audition Coaching
* College-Specific Audition Coaching and Monologue Selection
* Audition Material Selection Assistance (especially for young women - I have a lot to look through!)
* Work Up a Challenging Role
* Vocal Work and Public Speaking
* Song-As-Monologue Coaching
* "I want to be an actor - where do I start?" Consultation

About Emily

Whether the focus of a session is on building a stellar repertoire of audition pieces, working on a difficult role, getting deeper into the language of Shakespeare, or song-as-monologue work for musical theater actors, my approach to private coaching is centered around meeting the needs of the clie

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Kennedy B.
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.
westin C.
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Rex H.
Emily is professional, fun and engaging. Our daughter looks forward to her time with her each week. We love her!

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Emilia L.

30 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance and Oboe Performance from Chapman University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Emilia L.

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Choirs are a wonderful place to grow as a singer, musician, and friend. As a choir director and coach, I enjoy finding the best repertoire and combinations of voices to enhance every choir's sound and experience in the group. I have taught children's choirs in San Diego and Los Angeles as well as been involved in co-ed and all-women's choirs over the years. As a choir director, I hope to spread the importance of community in choirs while having a fun time and expanding diversity of repertoire.

About Emilia

I have been teaching private voice and oboe lessons since 2012. From pop to classical, I believe that as long as you maintain a healthy foundation, you can sing and play any style of music you want! Throughout my career, I have been featured as a vocalist and oboist on Billboard-charting and award-

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My daughter has had a wonderful experience with Emilia so far, and is excited to continue learning and growing with her as her coach.
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Michelle D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michelle D.

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Hello! My name is Michelle and I’ve been teaching ballet for about 6 years now! I'm a professional ballerina with American Contemporary Ballet, one of the few professional ballet companies in Los Angeles. I love working with students of all ages...ranging from 2 year olds to adults. Whether you're dancing to have fun or to one day become a pro, I strive to teach classes that satisfy your needs. My goal is to help you achieve your goals! Can't wait to meet you.

About Michelle

My name is Michelle! I began my pre professional ballet training at the world famous Jaqueline Kennedy Onassis School at American Ballet Theatre in New York City. There, I had the opportunity to perform at the Metropolitan Opera House in Lincoln Center in various ABT productions. At age 18 I signed

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Aseneth C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Customized BS in University Studies - Dance and Music from Utah Valley University
  • Teaching since 2012
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Aseneth C.

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Have every wanted to learn to learn the technique and artistry of classical ballet? Interested in ballet for it's health and fitness benefits? Are you a total beginner, hobbiest, or aspiring student? Whatever the reason is, join me from the privacy and comfort of your own home. I'll teach you correct technique in a positive atmosphere as you bend stretch, twirl, and jump your way to artistry and fitness. Come join in the fun, health, and beauty of this old art.

About Aseneth

I studied ballet through my growing up years and into college. I graduated from Utah valley University with a combined degree in dance, music and psychology. I interned with municipal ballet company during my senior year of college. I started my own performing company in SLC, which I ran for tw

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"David was very personable and really helped get my child to open up and she enjoyed her first lesson more than words can describe. I had reservations about the online platform for teaching, but I was very wrong! I highly recommend David as an acting teacher and I am looking forward to watching my daughter grow!"
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"Amy was excellent at drawing the requested responses out of my 5 year old and directing her to make adjustments. It was our first lesson and a very positive experience. Can't wait to see how the progress together as teacher and student."
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Took Film Acting lessons from Amy C.
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