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Crystal B.

2 Reviews
San Francisco, CA
Starting at $50
  • MA Music Theater, Distinction from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Crystal B.

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I've worked as a professional actress and singer for 20 + years and have directing and casting experience as well. I have studied at the Royal Central School of Speech and Drama and teach general acting skills as well as scene analysis.

About Crystal

Hi Future Students, it’s a pleasure to meet you digitally! Whether with acting or singing, I am eager to help my students develop both sound techniques and confidence in their abilities. I use a whole bodied approach to teaching, helping students understand the mind-body connection of performanc

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Ms. Brown is the real deal!!!!
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Cara Isadora M.

69 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Czech, Hebrew, Latin, German, French, Italian, English
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded First Place Winning Vocalist from NATS Houston Greater Chapter
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Cara Isadora M.

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I've been performing professionally for 30+ years and my students have gone on to win competitions, leading roles, attend prestigious schools, and received many scholarships. Within the first few lessons, you'll be able to learn to speak and move correctly on stage and film and as time goes on you'll be able to perform monologues and scenes. I specialize in an interdisciplinary style, typically using a wide range of sources and techniques. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels and I can't wait to meet you! I’m an experienced stage actor, singer, director, and teacher. Let’s have some fun!!!

About Cara Isadora

Hi there! My name is Cara. I am an award winning vocalist and experienced performer who loves to teach singing. My goal is to demystify vocal technique for students and help them “find their voice" pretty quickly with patience and care in a safe and friendly environment. In a relaxed, positive, an

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Kan
Lots of great tips from the first lesson!
Anastasiya
Cara is very professional, efficient, gives a lot of information and tips, encouraging. I feel that I got a lot done just in 30 min
Soniya
Great natural voice and wonderful instructor who offers lots of positive reinforcement. Highly recommend for young learners.
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Emily M.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Awarded Duckett Award for Artistic and Academic Excellence from University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music
  • BFA Musical Theater from University of Cincinnati- College Conservatory of Music
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Emily M.

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I am a professional actress and proud member of the Actor's Equity Association. I am experienced in many styles, having trained and performed genres ranging from Musical Theater to Shakespeare and everything in between. I've spent many years studying the various acting methods and teach in a way that utilizes different elements from each method. Acting lessons with me will be fun, positive and focussed.

About Emily

Emily M. is a professional actor, singer and dancer and experienced teacher available for online lessons worldwide teaching subjects ranging from voice to yoga and many other fitness and arts classes. Emily has been in the performing arts for over 15 years and teaching for the last 6 years. Exten

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Naveen
Well organized yoga and conditioning lessons. Very patient with new students and strives to bring out the best from them.

Would not hesitate to recommend Emily.
Lisa
Emily's background in musical theater is perfect for teaching our 10-year-old daughter! We signed her up for jazz to help her with choreography. We love that Emily teaches routines with Broadway music. She has also been very responsive by email, and Emily tailored our lessons to best fit our daughter.
Claudia
Emily is a wonderful yoga teacher and I look forward to every class! She is motivating, kind, patient and fun!
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Natalie O.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Drama and Anthropology from Bennington College
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Natalie O.

29 Reviews
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Ready to reach your 2021 New Years resolutions? My classes are designed to challenge you so you can improve your skills, while having fun and taping into the power of your imagination! My private online classes are customizable based on your needs, whether that's preparing for your next big audition, honing your craft, or developing confidence in a brand new hobby. We'll explore Viewpoints, The Stanislavski System, improvisation, and other acting methods so that you can build your own unique tool-kit that works for you! NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED! All levels welcomed.

About Natalie

Hello friends! I'm so excited to be a part of your journey as a theatre creator. Now that we can finally see the light at the end of the pandemic tunnel, there's never been a better time to hone your skills or learn some new ones, and finally reach for your dreams. I'm a working professional actor a

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Very energetic and good with kids!
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Ryan C.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Arts, Theatre and Philosophy from Hamilton College
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Ryan C.

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I firmly believe that the ability to act well resides within every person who has the desire to act. In order to access this ability, actors need to develop a strong sense of self, increase their confidence, and rid themselves of the habitual tensions that hold them back. Therefore, I believe good actor training is personal, individualized, and focused on self discovery.

Lessons with me will focus first and foremost on discovering and honoring yourself as a person and an artist, and then on developing your relationship with the text. We can work on a specific piece or pieces (for an audition or a performance), or on plays, scenes or monologues that we choose together, to help develop you as a performer. No matter what text we choose, we will focus on you speaking own personal truth through your performance.

I have recently been accepted into an elite graduate actor training program, and so I have had experience and success at preparing school auditions. I can help you put ...

About Ryan

My name is Ryan. I'm a professional actor from the Philadelphia area, and I am excited to share what I know with you and help you be the best actor you can be. I've worked as a professional actor for about four years. I've worked in film and theatre, Shakespeare plays and world premiers, musicals a

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Kathryn
Working with Ryan is always a delight! He has helped me improve my confidence so much, and I feel so much more prepared for my auditions now. His method of teaching and the environment he creates in his lessons makes me feel safe to take risks with my acting in ways I never have before. Thanks for everything Ryan!
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Aubrey W.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • BA Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre from Marymount Manhattan College
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Aubrey W.

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Whether you are just starting out in your journey as an actor, or you are interested in refining your skills with relevant and applicable concepts and methods, I will devise a program tailored specifically to your aspirations. Character development, objectives, actions, dialogue interpretation, stage movement: just to name a few of the skills we will be studying and honing. We will work on monologues and scenes, both from theatre and film, to explore a variety of acting styles. And if it's Musical Theater you enjoy, we will unpack the elements in that genre, and prep you for auditions. Always, classes are predicated on fun!

About Aubrey

"Don't just sing, PERFORM!" Aubrey moved to Los Angeles after earning her BA in Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Since moving to Los Angeles, Aubrey has taught as a summer Musical Theatre Director at the prestigious Youth Academy of Dramatic Ar

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Izzy
Aubrey is an amazing teacher, I highly recommend her! She makes you feel comfortable and is very patient. Shes also been very helpful on giving tips to help improve your singing voice
Zak C.
Aubrey is an exceptional teacher who goes above and beyond to bring out the best in your voice.

She also is great at getting you focused not only on how you sound but also on how you move and portray yourself on stage. I have taken lessons with several other teachers on Takelessons, and Aubrey has been the best with helping me perform overall, not just hit the notes.

She's also very flexible with scheduling and was always able to accommodate my busy schedule.
Berne
Great lessons, very helpful!

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"Alex is the best acting coach I've ever had! She worked with me before a major audition and was incredibly insightful. She helped me get to the truth of the pieces I had chosen and instilled confidence in me. The audition was a success! Couldn't have done it without her."
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"I enjoy my class every time I go. Rebecca is a fun teacher, even though she keeps me focused. We are always thinking outside the box on how to make class better for me personally. I like that she is flexible and cares about how I learn. One of the things I appreciate most is that she points out what I do well and what I should improve in, whereas some of my teachers in the past only focus on one or the other."
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Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"My daughter is really enjoying her acting classes . She looks forward to her next class every week !! Vandi is an excellent teacher !!"
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Took Acting lessons from Vandi E.
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"Very friendly personality. Great energy."
Olivia
Took Acting lessons from Ellysa R.
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"Great experience, exited to work more with Emily:)"
Makayla
Took Acting lessons from Emily M.
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"Christian's disciplined practice in rehearsing and auditioning is one of the many useful tools he has to offer in his teaching. Whether a person is looking for guidance in auditioning or mastering an existing role, Christian can give them techniques based on their strengths and weaknesses. His methods of running lines, analyzing a character, and etiquette for an audition are invaluable assets for any student."
Mary
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Had my first acting lesson yesterday with David and I'm super impressed with his coaching! David has exceeded my expectations and I feel way more confident just after one coaching session. If you are looking for a true professional that will take your acting skills to the next level, David will get you to where you need to go! I'm so happy to have David as my coach and I know you will too:)"
Mat
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kent Jackman is a very good teacher, I was definitely able to see improvements in myself just after the first few lessons! If you need acting lessons he’s definitely the way to go, I’ve never had lessons before but he was able get more in depth with what I know while also adding on to it. Definitely recommend."
Theodosha
Took Acting lessons from Kent J.
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"I have only had one lesson with her but she is amazing. She has already gotten me exploring and learning new things that I haven’t even learned while trying to obtain my degree. Ellysa has a lot of insight about the industry that I appreciate and I am very excited to continue working on my artistry with her."
Storm
Took Acting lessons from Ellysa R.
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"Upon my first time working with Erin it was extremely obvious how technically proficient she is, although it should be no surprise, since she has a Masters in Acting from a top graduate program. Not only was I able to place complete and utter trust in her extensive knowledge of the craft, but her nurturing energy and humorous demeanor create such a positive environment to take risks and be exploratory in my work. I couldn’t ask for anything more in an acting instructor. She’s truly awesome."
Samara
Took Acting lessons from Erin C.
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