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Christopher C.

3 Reviews
Ramona, CA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christopher C.

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Education: (Bachelor Of Fine Arts) OHIO NORTHERN UNIVERSITY Ada, Ohio. 2009
-Uta Hagen Technique,Monologue Work,Connecting Voice and Body together, Alexander Technique.
-Scene Work and Staging
-Audition Prep

About Christopher

Hello, Thank you for visiting and reviewing my profile. My background is in Musical Theater, Acting, and Body Work training. I am a graduate of Ohio Northern University where I obtained my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Musical Theater Performance. Since graduating, I've performed as well as d

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Craig
Christopher is a phenomenal human being -- centered, positive, deeply knowledgeable, creative, and generous with kindness. He is a wonderful singer, musician, actor, health coach, and pilates instructor. He gets it.
Taryn
Chris is one of the most down to earth, well rounded, and talented people I know! He is a master of many crafts and makes me feel calm and at peace. He is the best yoga/Pilates coach, and has so much to offer as an experienced singer/actor/performer with an extensive theatrical background. He will brighten your day and dedicate himself to helping you perfect your craft. I highly recommend him!
Adam
Chris is super talented and knowledgeable in his field! He is a very kind and professional teacher, creating a comfortable environment within minutes. You will leave the lesson feeling accomplished, as he is very motivational and genuinely congratulatory with however big or small the improvements made are! Great teacher!
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Lourdes G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded The 7th Annual Aurora Awards from The 7th Annual Aurora Awards
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Lourdes G.

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My name is Lourdes Helena a Professional with seventeen years in the communication business TV & Radio producer, Film Director, teaching, acting and business experience. High-impact communicator capable of effectively conveying information at all levels when dealing with young and adult students. Solid independent judgment, honorable work ethics, able to build outstanding working relationships.

About Lourdes

My name is L HELENA GALLAGHER a Professional with twenty years of experience in the Art of Science & Technology, Videography, International Business & Marketing, communication, TV & Radio producer, Commercial Artistic Director, Film Director, Film acting. Theatre + much more. I share my knowledg

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Karen
Great first class, I really liked Lourdes!
Carl
One of the nicest, most articulate and intelligent language coach/instructors I have ever had. A real pleasure to train with. I would highly recommend her services.
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Adeola R.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • M.F.A. Acting from A.R.T. / M.X.A.T. IATT Harvard University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Adeola R.

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WORK WITH TV AND BROADWAY'S ADEOLA ROLE! Hi my name is Adeola Role and Id love to be your acting or speech coach! Ive coached acting and public speaking students from ages 4 to 54 for over 5 years while also nurturing my professional performance career. I recently guest starred on the television shows “The Blacklist” and “Pose”. I had the privilege of performing in the ensemble and understudying the role of Hermione Granger in the original Broadway cast of “Harry Potter and the Cursed Child”. I also performed in the Broadway production of "Eclipsed", starring Oscar winner Lupita N’yongo and played the female lead in the Off- Broadway production of “Invisible Thread”, directed by Tony Winner, Diane Paulus.

With my rich experience and comprehensive approach I will help you strengthen your acting technique and make you more competitive in the professional market!

About Adeola

WORK WITH TV AND BROADWAY'S ADEOLA ROLE! Hi my name is Adeola Role and Id love to be your acting or speech coach! Ive coached acting and public speaking students from ages 4 to 54 for over 5 years while also nurturing my professional performance career. I recently guest starred on the television sh

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Dillon
Adeola passionately wants her students to find a success story within her class. Whether that personal success is in becoming comfortable with standing in front of an audience or in comprehending and portraying a character's reality, Adeola will help you find progress within yourself and your work. Adeola's energy and drive allows the classroom to be comfortable, yet productive. She strongly attacks the challenge to find easiness and authenticity in acting, which are two important concepts that sit at the foundation of her coaching. Take a lesson and see for yourself where Adeola can take you in your work.
Abby
I had the pleasure to work with Adeola through an intensive this summer, and she was truly amazing! She is kind, optimistic, compelling, and she genuinely wants her students and those she works with to be the best that they can be. Her classroom was always an accepting environment where I felt confident and safe enough to take risks without fear of judgement (which is so important!) Her use of the Meisner technique changed the way that I now breakdown scenes when acting with and directing others. She is phenomenal with helping students emotionally connect with their characters, and she challenges her students to be specific when figuring out their characters objectives and tactics. My only regret is that I didn't get to spend more time with her!
Aisha
Adeola helped me put a few scenes on tape for an audition. She was very helpful with pulling out the best in me for each take. She was patient, kind, and challenged me to focus in and really bring the character to life. I believe she is an exquisite actress and teacher. She has quite the knack for pulling out the best in her students. I highly recommend her for all of your acting needs!

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David T.

101 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 10 to 70
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David T.

101 Reviews
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Emmy Award Winner David T. has over 33 years of acting experience in Film, TV and Stage. He is best known World-wide for his role on “The Young and the Restless” where he received 3 Emmy nominations and won his first Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Billy Abbott. He has the experience and training to coach actors who are either beginning their journey with acting or are well experienced actors who are looking to bring more color and light to their work. so they will stand out in front of the casting director & make their tape unique from the rest. Acting is my passion, and I love to share that passion with others so they may reach their dreams of becoming a working actor.

About David

Film credits include Swing Kids with Christian Bail & Robert Shawn Lenard; Pleasantville with Reese Witherspoon & Toby McGuire, Stay Tuned with John Ritter along with Plain Cloths, Stepfather III, Walking Thunder, Roomates, and The Hazing to name a few. Television series roles include “Sessions,”

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Zoe S.
David is fun and informative with great rapport.
Alyssa G.
My daughter just got done with her first lesson with David and the excitement she has is off-the-charts! She was naturally extremely nervous before the lesson, but I was not as David took the time to have a lengthy call with me a few days prior. He provided so much information, answered all of my questions, and provided the calm I needed with starting a new online program for my 15 yo daughter. She’s already preparing for her next lesson.
Jacob B.
It went very well!
As I write this I've just finished my first lesson.
David is a nice guy and easy to commune with, giving me starting advice and setting forth a goal for my next lesson that is simple and practical for my goal.

He gave me simple advice about getting into character to chew on for my 2nd session.

Caesar H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2020
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Caesar H.

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The class we try to be natural actors and focus on various techniques.

About Caesar

Hello future students, I have been an actor for few years and have done some short films, commericials and industrials. I got interested in acting since a very early age and always wondered how the film sets worked. During my 20 yrs in Information Technology profession, I always thought of acting a

Kristin H.

24 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, French, Italian
  • Teaching since 2007
  • BAC Theater Arts from Bowling Green State University
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Kristin H.

24 Reviews
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I have a Masters Degree in theater arts. I have been a director and acting coach for over 10 years in two countries and in four different states. I have studied all methods and can teach multiple styles of acting to all levels.

About Kristin

I have a Master's in Acting and Directing and support fields in Music. I coach singing, acting, speech, and piano for a wide range of ages. I teach many styles of acting from stage to film and in between including Shakespeare I have studied a variety of methods on acting and will cater to the inte

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Rachel D.
My daughter started a series of lessons with Kristen in preparation of her high school play audition. It was very clear that Kristen is extremely knowledgeable of all technical aspects of singing & able to clearly communicate. My daughter really enjoyed her initial lesson w/ Kristen & is confident that she will be well prepared for her school’s play auditions.
Gerie
I’m so glad that I found Kristin. She provided a ton of info for my first lesson, and I’m looking forward to continue learning from her.
Josephine
Super fun experience with these lessons! Every lesson is comfortable and i’m Seeing positive changes in my voice

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in San Diego, CA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in San Diego is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $143 per hour.
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$58 average
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"Alicia is an awesome coach and motivational speaker. The lessons were very personalized and geared toward my specific Acting goals. She is personable, professional and positive all while helping to advance your craft!"
Jasmine
Took Acting lessons from Alicia A.
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"I am in awe that such a talented, flexible and organized teacher is available to work with my 11yo daughter. Bill has extensive professional experience in acting and auditions. He is very organized with helpful homework sent out in advance of class.

My child is just getting into acting but I strongly believe his coaching on voice will help her for many years. In fact I’m tempted to sign up more family members for Bill’s instruction."
Rachel
Took Acting lessons from Bill P.
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"Stella is wonderful! She’s full of wisdom and passion- it’s so much fun working with her. I feel supported, encouraged and pushed as an actor, and, thanks to her guidance, I always feel like I’ve discovered something new after our sessions."
Shaina
Took Acting lessons from Stella K.
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"Andrea is essential in my process: either that be an audition or in preparing a role. Her guidance has been instrumental in helping me develop a strong point of view in my work when I’ve felt lost. Her experience gives her the expert language to discuss what doesn’t work to tell a story while bringing the best out of the actor. She is a gem. I am lucky to have her as coach."
Reece
Took Acting lessons from Andrea S.
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"I always trust my instincts :) Yep, Great time with a wonderful instructor. Thank you!"
Georgia
Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"I was in multiple productions with Ms Rebecca and each time she brought me out of my comfort zone. She has made me look at all of my skills and put each of them to the test."
Lucas
Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"Highly recommend David!"
ryan
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Carissa is an amazing teacher who makes you feel super comfortable from the start! She is someone who is very understanding and will never judge you! I highly recommend her to anyone who is starting out in acting or even more advanced!"
Emily
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Great person and very knowledeable"
Damarcus
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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"He's a really great guy and he cares a lot about his students. My most favorite thing about him is that he has legitimate acting experience in television and film, and doesn't charge $30-$60 per hour per class. He is a busy man, but he always makes sure that he has time for his students. I would recommend him to anyone who wants to take up acting :)"
Deja
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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Are you dying to become and actor or actress? My name is Bryan B. and I teach acting lessons in San Diego. Acting is an amazing skill that can be developed and utilized in everyday life. When I was younger, my brothers and I used to reenact Saturday Night Live sketches and our favorite scenes from Ace Ventura and The Water Boy. This was a great way to entertain the family and have a great time.

I love teaching acting because it allows me to help my students transform into someone new. One of my favorite hobbies is reading because it allows me to become engulfed in another world. Acting has the same effect. My students are able to develop their skills and physically embody characters from plays that are centuries old, as well as emulate and physically look like a current celebrity by delving into the characters they are playing. It is amazing to see how someone transforms and looks like an entirely different person simply by doing their research and focusing on their posture, stance, hair and body language. Without saying a word you can become someone new.

Whether you want to become the next Broadway star or an Academy Award winner, acting lessons in San Diego are definitely a great way to start. The one-on-one attention you get from a TakeLessons instructor allows you to focus solely on your skills and talents.

Step out of the box, and make a character-building change. Take acting lessons in San Diego, and who knows - you could be the next face to grace the stage of the Lyceum Theater in Horton Plaza!

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