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Adam G.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 9 to 80
  • 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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Athan G.

58 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, English
  • Awarded Reno Jazz Festival Outstanding Musician Award from Peter Epstein
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Athan G.

58 Reviews
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Having worked on multiple movies, as well as collaborations with Emmy nominated film composers and orchestrators, I can guarantee that I will take your film music scoring to the next level! Using modern music writing techniques, as well as looking back to the film scoring greats that came before, we will develop a personal curriculum to help you reach your film scoring goals.

About Athan

Hello potential students! I have been teaching music for over eight years, and love teaching as much as music itself. As someone who started late (began drumming at age 16), and quickly progressed from complete (i.e. terrible) beginner to studying at nationally ranked CSU Northridge's jazz program,

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Robert B.
I'm truly impressed with how effective Athan is at getting my child to progress and to practice. Athan's adapted to my son's learning and communication style, and I'm impressed with his patience. My son feels increasingly comfortable in class with Athan. I wholeheartedly recommend Athan.
Russ C.
Athan's awesome! First lesson and my son loved it.
Dymond
Athan is the best! So patient and so helpful!

Jan L.

39 Reviews
Woodland Hills, CA
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Grammy Nomination from The Grammy's
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 1979
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Jan L.

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Jan Linder-K. has a degree in Theatre Arts from Combs College of Music in Philadelphia. Jan has many Film and TV credits. Jan teaches a class called "Acting For Singers" which helps bridge the techniques, emotional connection to the lyrics and the physical connection to the music track. Jan wrote a book called "Once More With Feeling" which is about the connection of all three.

About Jan

Take charge of Your Career as a Singer or Songwriter Who's guiding you in writing, producing & performing your songs? “Jan is one of the music industry’s best-kept secrets. She has an uncanny ability to put her finger on exactly what the issue is that keeps good artists from being great, and

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Catherine
Very professional, welcoming yet strict
Darla
Jan is a sweetheart and very knowledgeable, with real experience in the industry. I really enjoy my sessions with her and have seen measurable improvement in my ability to get through a song. She was flexible with what I wanted and didn't try to force me through a predetermined process.
Paula D.
My 17 yr Grandson is taking Singing lessons from Jan and absolutely Loves her!! He is so very inspired and motivated to practice continuously! Thank you Jan....you are the Best!

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Luciana F.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 3 to 90
  • Flamenco and Spanish Dance Teacher and Dancer from “Sibila Choreographic Center” in Buenos Aires
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Luciana F.

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Lets dance Flamenco! Together we can practice flamenco or Spanish dance, and we can play castanets!
We can learn how to dance traditional Flamenco or Rosalia or Gypsy Kings and have fun. I have years of teaching experience and I can teach you a solo dance or just simple steps to perform with friends or in your wedding.
We can practice your Spanish!

About Luciana

Hello! My name is Luciana, I am an Argentinian Teaching Artist. I teach Flamenco and Spanish dance. I am also a Drummer! I am 30 years old and I live in Astoria, NYC. I teach in different Dance Centers in Brooklyn and Queens and I conduct residencies for public schools and senior centers with the

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Alessy
Taking her class is my favorite hour and a half! She brings a joyful passionate energy into the classroom that makes flamenco fun and so much more than simply learning the steps but adding style and confidence to the movements. She is able to modify to either challenge you or simplify the steps so they are able to be practiced.
Jess N.
Luciana is an AMAZING instructor. She brings so much fun and energy into the classroom. She’s passionate, knowledgeable and very professional. And at the same time, she’s very patient with her students. Can’t wait for my next class with her!!!
Aqeela A.
Luciana is the BEST teacher! She is energetic, fun, and really cares about her students. I was self-conscious about learning a new style of dance, but she made me feel comfortable right away. I cannot wait to dance with her again! :)

Fernando T.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian, German, Spanish
  • Awarded Individual Artist Award Grant from Indiana Arts Commission
  • Vocal Performance from University of Michigan
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Fernando T.

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Choral singing is one of the most difficult ways to sing healthily because it requires complete vocal flexibility to be able to blend and respond to a director's needs. I have sung professionally for Grammy Award winning ensembles and around the world with choral groups from 100 voices to 8.

About Fernando

I am a professional vocalist who regularly performs with orchestras, rock bands, jazz bands and as a singer/songwriter. I teach beginners to professional touring artists and can break down the seemingly complex vocal techniques in simple to understand concepts and exercises. My focus areas are brea

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Sharese
As an instructor Fernando, listens and pays attention to what it is I’m saying and is very good at readying the tone of our class/session and can change things up/move the lesson in a different direction to better help me. Weather I’m just not getting it, or if there seams to be an exercise I get very quickly, he does not waist time in that area. He creates a comfortable space that lets you know it’s ok to do things with your voice that maybe in the past you where nervous to do or even told not to do. This little tid bit right there is why everyone needs to give it a shot, I would highly recommend Fernando!! I give him an A++ Rating.
Dee D.
I had a great first experience working with a voice coach and Fernando. I am learning new ways to engage my voice for public speaking.
Addi A.
Fantastic! An excellent instructor.

Pranusha Reddy M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Telugu, Hindi
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 10 to 40
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Pranusha Reddy M.

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I am certified in Kuchipudi dance and would love to share my knowledge about this dance. I have been practicing this dance form since my childhood and I have earned a four year certification in theoretical and practical art of Kuchipudi.
Kuchipudi is one of the seven indian classical dance form. It is one of the oldest dance forms of indian culture which is usually based on fast rhythmic patterns complemented by a very flexible and mobile upper body. Its also a great form of exercise which involves graceful body and eye movements.

About Pranusha Reddy

I have been practicing Kuchipudi dance form since my childhood and I have also earned a four year certification in theoretical and practical art of Kuchipudi from an accredited university in India.

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"Aparna is a wonderful teacher and I am so glad to be learning from her. I have been taking Bharatanatyam lessons from Aparna for over four years via video-call. She has a strong command of the dance form and teaches it in an accessible way. She encourages creativity alongside developing a strong base. Even via video, she can see the details of my dancing and correct me appropriately. I had taken Bharatanatyam lessons for a couple of years when young, and done various dance styles throughout my life, but wanted to get back into it as an adult. I mostly do one-on-one classes but also joined a few group classes and I see that she is a good teacher for people of all ages. I've grown so much as a dancer and am really grateful for her guidance."
Avani
Took Indian Dance lessons from Aparna S.
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"Alexandra is awesome!!! She is easy to understand and makes the class go by so fast... I always look forward to the next class."
Tomilynn
Took Voice Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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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 !"
londun
Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Amazing commitment to teaching kids music, performance, movement, dance through fun methods. Fawn is extremely talented and engaging, she keeps my kids in music and they have an incredible time while learning and gaining a solid foundation in music, performance, piano and voice. We love Fawn."
Janette
Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"Brad has been my daughter’s (age 13) improv teacher for a year. It has been such a great experience for her! Brad is patient, encouraging, and fun. His wit resonates so well with her and his example and prompting have not only helped her with improv, but also with how she responds and interacts with others in general. He communicates in a way that she understands and helps her to feel confident in expressing herself (no fear of repercussions or embarrassment) - easy-going and in a way that has helped her grow. Five plus plus stars!!"
Laura
Took Improv Comedy lessons from Brad W.
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"What an amazing coach and all around person!! Kathryn has helped me build confidence in myself as well as build my technique as an actress. I am beyond grateful for her knowledge, patience and kindness. I highly recommend her expertise."
Kayla Moore
Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Awesome instructor, incredibly knowledgeable on the voice and social factors in releasing it. Really an amazing resource, take advantage of his experience. Highly recommended if you're looking for someone to talk you through releasing your voice and your real you."
Kunle O.
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Gabriel W.
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"Christine is one of the most well-versed improvisers I have had the honor of working with. She makes classes informative but most of all FUN! She creates a safe environment where we can really try things outside of our comforts and just explore as artists and play around. I would take another class with her in an instant!"
Gabrielle
Took Improv Comedy lessons from Christine A.
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"Alexandra has been great! She has really taken my skill to the next level. She's very talented and really knows how to break down a scene. She's so passionate about what she does that it makes it fun to learn from her - she is always so patient and takes the time to work through any issue I'm having. I'm already seeing a difference in my auditions! I highly recommend working with her!"
Bridgette
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Very knowledgeable and professional, would highly recommend"
Saera
Took Acting lessons from Cory H.
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