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Deborah R.

14 Reviews
Palo Alto, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Deborah R.

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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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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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Paige P.

7 Reviews
Richmond, CA
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Bachelors of Music Education from Texas State University
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Paige P.

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I teach the voice as a functional tool to be used for self expression and communication with others. If you've ever struggled with projection or vocal fatigue, developing the voice is for you. I believe the voice is best developed through singing, as it works the voice in a way no other medium can.

Whether you are preparing for a presentation, learning lines for a play, or trying to maintain vocal health for everyday speaking tasks, you have a place in my studio.

About Paige

I'm so happy to meet you! My name is Paige, a California transplant from Texas by way of Tennessee. I've taught since 2007 and enjoy teaching singers of all ages and experience levels. I have a Bachelors in Music Education with a K-12 certification in Vocal Education, as well as a Masters in Pe

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Dana
I leave every lesson with some new tidbit as well as confidence that I've learned more about my voice and the song I'm learning.
Olesia
Good knowledge and good exercises! Paige has great experience and ability to connect!
Srinika
Paige is awesome! She helped me find my range and use my voice without straining. I highly recommend Paige Patrick whether you are a professional singer, trying out for a school audition, or just want to feel much more confident in kareoke
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Ellen R.

Oakland, CA
Starting at $40
  • Bachelor of Music Education from Ithaca College
  • Teaches students 6 to 80
  • Awarded Jefferson Award from Jefferson Award Committee
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Ellen R.

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Learn how to read choral music, harmonize, sing in tune and how to practice your part.

About Ellen

My musical journey has led me through many genres: Folk, Rock, Blue grass, Musical Theater, Cabaret, a Cappella and Jazz. I have helped take many a vocalist from the level of simply wanting to sing to the stage. I am notable for arranging and guiding vocalists toward mastery of nearly any genre of

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Bryanna F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • BFA in Acting from Carnegie Mellon University
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner
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Bryanna F.

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I am from Miami, FL and I have had a passion for acting since I participated in my first show at 10 years old in a local theatre camp. Ever since then, I studied musical theatre in middle and high school. I took rigorous classes in acting, ballet, jazz, improv, movement, scene study etc. while starring in multiple musicals and plays such as Our Town, Anything Goes, Sweet Charity, Hamletmachine, In The Heights, and more.

I had fallen in love with acting so much so that I returned to that local theatre, where my passion first sparked, to be a counselor this summer in hopes of encouraging the younger generation to dive in and explore the beautiful adventure of becoming an artist -of becoming an ACTOR!

Now that summer is coming to an end and Fall is approaching, I am humbled to share that I will be attending Carnegie Mellon University for a Bachelor of Fine Arts degree in Acting.

About Bryanna

I am from Miami, FL and I have had a passion for acting since I participated in my first show at 10 years old in a local theatre camp. Ever since then, I studied musical theatre in middle school and a conservatory based high school, New World School of the Arts. I took rigorous classes in acting, b

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My daughter is really trying to improve her acting skills and she came away from the first lesson excited and hopeful. She said that she loved her instructor!!!
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Andrew Y.

43 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelors of Music Education from Wichta State University
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Andrew Y.

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Focusing on diverse techniques, including types of characters, staging, blocking of scenes, costuming, creating characters, improv and games for each concept.

We are constantly play games to reinforce the techniques presented each week and the students always have fun. They walk away confident and wanting to learn more.

Spend time on costuming and set design, by creating with the materials we find at Goodwill, thrift stores and other retail businesses. We look over the characters descriptions and utilize our creative to flow with costuming and scenery.

In the past years we've done excerpts from The Polar Express, The Wizard of Oz, How the Grinch Stole Christmas and George and the Marvelous Medicine.

This summer of 2014, we're doing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, where we are discussing staging, blocking, creating costumes and props.

About Andrew

I'm an accomplished accompanist and vocalist, with 10 plus years of expertise. Currently, I’m a volunteer worship leader at church, for over 6 years; helping other musicians fulfill their ultimate potential through training and education. Collaborate with other musicians for worship opportunities

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Bright I.
Mr. Young is truly awesome. He always has a smile on his face and takes your through your lessons in the easy way possible.
Linda G.
First lesson with Andrew was enjoyable, instructive and with Zoom it was a comfortable setting. Almost like having the instructor at your side... looking forward to my next lesson. Thank you Andrew
Jenny
Very enthusiastic, fun and helpful. Looking forward to next lesson.
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Michael R.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Advanced
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Michael R.

22 Reviews
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About Michael

Michael has worked with kids for 10 years in schools and arts programs to find fun and their best self through performance. He has taught orchestra, chamber music, jazz band and music theory in the public schools, while performing in local ensembles in and around the city. He also has studied dra

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Jack P.
Very patient and knowledgeable - tech worked well for the lesson
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Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"Now bad for my first time."
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Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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"I am compelled to write a raving review about Haley Shea. I am 55 years old and started working with her one-year ago to nail down punctuation and grammar in order to write a blog about nutrition and resistance exercise. Haley is patient and has a pleasant demeanor that strongly motivated me to want to learn the material. Currently, I look forward to each and every lesson.

Around December of last year, I discovered that my heart was not into blog writing. I sent Haley an email and explained my feelings and that I was actually passionate about screenwriting. She wrote back and I discovered this was right (or write) up her alley. Truth be told, as a nine year-old I used to write and direct 8 mm movies with my neighborhood friends as actors and dreamed one day of becoming a writer, producer and director. But like all other dreams this one was derailed.

Haley had me write a couple scene samples. She sent them back to me and was quite pleased with my neophyte attempt. I told her about a sci-fi television project that I wast interested in and after many months of her encouragement and my persistence I finished the first draft.

After some revisions, I watched her perform a table read by Skype utilizing the skills of her improvisation students. I loved watching their reaction as they each read their part. It is very gratifying watching some one become the character you created. It was intended to be funny and campy. There were times the actors seemed to have trouble containing their laughter. Overall their reaction was positive.

At this juncture, Haley is helping me with query letters and obtaining input from other professionals in her inner circle. She is also seeking input from other writers.

The most important thing is I enjoy screenwriting no matter what happens. Haley has helped me love what I'm doing and it is not chore but sweet ride.

I'm greatful for her guidance,
Paul Skinner"
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Took Screenwriting lessons from Haley Shea B.
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"My 11yr old son had his first lesson with David last night. David was wonderful! My son was extremely nervous but said David did a great job of making him feel comfortable and explaining things to him so he could understand. My son was so so excited after his lesson and wanted to know when his next lesson would be! We are very happy with our decision to take lessons with David!"
Tyler
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"David has really helped my auditions. I have booked two jobs since coaching with him. He takes me back to the basics, forces me to let go of my ego, and doesn't allow me to use any of my actor "tricks." Consequently my auditions are resonating in a new and effective way. As of right now, he is absolutely essential when I have an appointment. I emphatically recommend him for coaching."
Heather
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"My 11 year old daughter really enjoyed. She picked a song she likes and Jordan created a hip hop dance to go along with it. I highly recommend her!"
Miri
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"A bundle of knowledge and energy! Fantastic teaching skills and Im looking forward to our next lesson and to learning with Kim!

Shannon Olsen"
Shannon
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kim C.
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"The lesson was loads of fun. :) I felt a lot more comfortable with it than I thought I would."
Elizabeth
Took Acting lessons from Hunter S.
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"I really enjoyed working with Laurelanne during our first session. She tailored the lesson to what I needed very well. And I feel we are definitely on our way to accomplishing our objectives and getting what I want out of the lessons."
Richard
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Laurelanne D.
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"Loving my classes with Gisselle. Her lessons are easy-to-follow and fun! Katie Y"
Katie
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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