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Toya N.

27 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $79
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Master of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from Actors Studio Drama School
  • Teaching since 2004
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Toya N.

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I have a Masters degree in Acting from the acclaimed Actors Studio Drama School in Manhattan, so I am well versed in most every acting technique; including Stanislavski, Strasberg, Meisner, Chekov, Hagen, Stella Adler, and beyond. I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2006 and my students are working professionally! I also direct theater productions, and can help raise you to the talent level casting directors expect at auditions. My main goal is to help you to develop your own set of tools, and 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

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 perform in various cities throughout the US; including Los An

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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.
Olivia
Made a huge difference in my daughter’s voice in just an hour. Tangible lessons taught. Definitely doing more lessons with Toya!
Jill
Personable and affirming!
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Michelle A.

101 Reviews
Sherman Oaks, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Magna cum laude from University of Redlands
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
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Michelle A.

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Michelle has been teaching Singing for over 10 years and her students have gone on to study music performance, classical voice and musical theater at the college and university levels. Some of her students wish to improve their singing abilities purely for their own enjoyment and fulfillment. Others have had great success with variety of singing achievements including school performances, competitions, community theater as well as going on to professional level performance opportunities. Within the first few lessons, you'll begin to get to know your unique authentic voice, have a greater understanding of how to use it in healthy ways and how to better cultivate your personal singing goals. As time goes on you'll gain the confidence and skills necessary to support you on your unique musical journey. Michelle loves working with students of all ages and experience levels and she can't wait to meet you!
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About Michelle

I believe that everyone can sing, it is just a matter of learning how to use your own unique instrument. From a very young age, as a performer, I was sharing my love of the arts with others. I grew up with an immense appreciation for the self-expression and creativity that result from all forms of

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Ryan P.
I’m a beginner singer with no prior experience. I’m very nervous about singing and always put off lessons because I was worried I would never be able to become a “singer”. I’ve only had my first lesson so far but it was a lot of fun and very educational. I learned a lot in just one hour and had a blast along the way. I definitely chose the right instructor and if you’re thinking about Michelle for your lessons just do it! She is great!
Tiffany
i love this class
Rachel P.
Michelle is a wonderful instructor! She is so knowledgeable and explains things very well. She is friendly and encouraging. I look forward to our lessons every week. I am leaps and bounds better at singing from where I started.
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Bryan L.

3 Reviews
Thousand Oaks, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • M.M. Vocal Performance from University of California Santa Barbara
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Bryan L.

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I have experience with the study and performance of wide array of choral music: medieval chant, Renaissance polyphony, oratorio, contemporary classical, jazz.

About Bryan

Hello! I'm a singer and multi-instrumentalist with professional experience in opera, choral, and studio recording. Originally from Thousand Oaks California, I grew up with a love of the theater and of music. I have completed two advanced degrees in music, graduating from the University of Californi

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Chuck R.
Brian was awesome from the start...the fact that he actually had be singing out loud in front of someone was a major accomplishment in itself! He carefully took me through some warmup exercises, then on to harmonizing with a keys, and then on to lyrics. I'm looking forward to coming back and building my confidence even more!
Gray Hacking
I am finding new ways to sing opera more easily. He has opened up my voice incredibly and I previously had some of the world's best singing teachers in London! Bravo Bryan - thanks so much
Chuck K.
Very Professional yet warm and engaging. I plan to use his services for all my singing growth.

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Tim K.

38 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Gold/Silver Medals from Texas Association of PrivatenSchools
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tim K.

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I was a Drama major at Trinity University for 21/2 years. I have coached students in Shakespearean acting for several years.

About Tim (William)

My name is Tim and I live in Schertz, Texas. I hold a BM and a BME from UTSA and an MM from Texas State. I also studied drama for 3 years at Trinity University. I have been a music teacher for 29 years. I have taught elementary music, secondary choir and college level music courses. I have perform

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Zach B.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Winner, Grand Jury Prize — Director/Writer from SENE Film Festival
  • Teaching since 2008
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Zach B.

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As a professional screenwriter, I use my experience writing numerous award-winning screenplays and selling scripts to production companies in order to help you start with the most important step in screenwriting— finding a great story idea.

From there, join me as we work through foundations of the craft — including structure, theme, character, plot, voice, format, and process — with applicable lessons and practical one-on-one mentorship that can actually help get your scripts produced.

About Zach

My work as an acting coach speaks for itself. Just in the past few months alone, actors I work with have booked their first jobs as a recurring guest star in a primetime television series, a lead in a Lifetime movie, and a role on an upcoming Netflix drama series. This is in addition to working act

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Jonevere L.
He was great. Very patient and listen to every word you say. Pays very close attention and very encouraging.
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Thomas
Zach is a fantastic instructor. He is a true coach, and has an insight into script analysis without all the bull, being able to help you pull the truth out of a scene whilst keeping it simple. Highly recommended.
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Keomi T.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Associates Degree / Advanced Dance Studies from San Diego City College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Keomi T.

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I tailor the sessions to the participants desired result and personality. I am very flexible, open, reliable and will use both of our experiences to create a space for exploration and celebration. I always make sure participants feel comfortable and empowered. I have a lot of experience in different genres of dance, directing, production and much more and as a result I have a lot of insight and joy to offer.

About Keomi

Greetings! I am Keomi. I am a dancer, writer, lover, teacher and friend. I began training at the age of 12, and is skilled in Modern, West African, Hip Hop, Choreography and Interpretive Dance. Throughout the last decade, Keomi, has performed on stages for more than 20,000 people at Amber Rose's

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Tangela R.
Great teacher
Rebecca
Keomi is amazing. She is an excellent teacher: She can adapt to even the most beginner of students, gives great instructions/cues and is bright, fun, and positive all while remaining grounded with an eye for detail.
Ellen
Keomi has a lot of positive energy and is sensitive to the the skill levels of her students so she tailors her classes to give just enough challenge while building on students’ strengths and experiences.
Keomi gives a great cardio workout where you really sweat yet the class is so fun that you don’t notice how hard you are working!
You WILL learn many classic hip hop moves which Keo strings together to make a sexy/cool but accessible choreography. You come out of class feeling blissed - both for the vigorous workout and for accomplishing the dance moves! This is a great class for all levels.

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"I took a few classes with Isabelle this past year and she was so approachable and easy to talk to. She made me work hard but it was a fun session each time! I felt like I made progress. Five stars!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Isabelle S.
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"David is amazing. His method is very effective and I really enjoyed the classes."
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Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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Stephanie is a very talented teacher. I made lots of progress in just my first few lessons in confidence and my voice. She has specific techniques that you can use right away and gives homework to do each week. I like how she has lots of exercises in her repetoire and keeps on top of her e-mails and messages. Highly recommend."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Stephanie R.
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"He's been very helpful, patient and good tough love/accountability. I'm very happy to be working with Randy."
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Took Method Acting lessons from Randy S.
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