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Omar J.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Omar J.

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The thing that separates me from the rest of the guides you will find on this subject is that my knowledge and experience comes from the Private Security field...specializing in "Undercover/plain clothed" investigations, leading to professional level proficiency in Human Behavior and Psychology.

In my brief existence on earth, somehow, all of my interests, flaws, and experiences fit together like a puzzle and have lead me to the point where I can understand Human Behavior and Psychology fluently....raising me to a life of leadership.

How did I end up directing Actors?  I was searching for a more positive expression for my knowledge while still supporting peoples life goals.  This search dropped me down a rabbit hole of research including method actors, and eventually Stanislavski's system, and the great Uta Hagen which shocked me.... until that very moment my life experiences resembled many aspects of these systems without even knowing they existed.

Since then, I have chosen ...

About Omar

As with anything else I teach It is important to understand the fundamentals and then gain knowledge from those experiences onward. Learning and enjoying anything depends on practice experience as well as separate tactics that cause you to be unique and create an advantage only you have.

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Sairam M.
Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:).
Craig
When I first began my search for an acting coach I was stressed out because I knew I needed help but I didn't know how to start. Luckily I found the Director, Omar. The Director began by interviewing me to see what my goals and potential were. He then developed a specific lesson plan designed around what he called "The Fundamentals" and I progressed since then. Now after a few months of the Directors support, I know confidently that I am an Actor. I learned things about human behavior and method acting that I couldn't find in any video or online source. The Director somehow made things simple to understand and I'm glad for it. I am not done with the lessons, but since he has supported me and shared his knowledge, the least I can do is share my experience. Thank you Director!

Anna R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian, French, English, Polish
  • Acting from Stella Adler Studio
  • Teaching since 2016
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Anna R.

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Private Method Acting Teacher

- Individual approach
- Recognizing the potential
- Recognizing your uniqueness and flaws
- Helping you not only improve your repertoire & skills but also self-confidence
- Helping you with how 'stop overacting' and be present
- Assistance with an in - depth exploration of classical & modern text
- An In - depth script analysis - Providing practise sheets
- Assitance with bulding a 'killer' reportoire
- Audition prep

About Anna

Hello! My name is Anna Rak is an independant entertainment professional with an extended experience in film, tv, theater and passion for coaching. Originally from Krakow (Poland), I currently reside in Los Angeles. In 2014 I moved to New York City where I studied at the prestigious Stella Ad

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Dustin
As Producer/Owner of Three Mile Films, I have worked with Anna since 2018. She's passionate about storytelling and has a very unique style of working with actors. She's highly creative and detail oriented. I often recommend her to my talent as a coach for my projects and those of my colleagues.
Ashley
Anna's feedback and insight were invaluable to me. She coached me on a new monologue that I have been struggling with and wow! I feel so much more open, grounded and confident. She is extremely personable. Terrific coach.

Isaiah S.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Political Science from Southeastern Louisana University
  • Awarded Most Improved from Bruin Theatre Alliance
  • Teaching since 2018
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Isaiah S.

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Currently a working actor for 5 years, specialized with beginners and intermediate acting students. These lessons will teach you auditions routines, monologues, memorization, voice work, performance skills, public speaking, script work, and building complex characters. This course will be very active with monologue work for auditions, memorization tactics, and even improv. I worked with numerous of directors including Clarence Gilyard for Three Sisters in 2019. I also worked at Kenner's Theatre as Assistant Director for children theatre as well. This course will give you the tools needed to become an actor and build public speaking skills.

About Isaiah

Hi, I am Isaiah S. I am currently a Political Science Major at Southeastern Louisiana University with an 3.5 GPA. My minors are History and Administrative Supervision. I am always ready to help and teach. I am very open-minded with my teaching methods, and will try my best to help you achieve your

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Allie
My teacher "Isaiah" helped me pass my American History test. He is very understanding and patience with me understanding the material. His teaching ways are very interactive and is relatable to modern situations. I highly recommend him.
Brandon
Isaiah truly is an excellent insuctor. He helped me succeed with my audition, and now helping me build my acting skills even more!!!
Kadarion
Isaiah helped me passed my History test. He prepared me with using flash cards and practice quizzes. Isaiah is an excellent instructor and I would take him again.

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Nicholas M.

19 Reviews
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Starting at $60
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Tulane University
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaching since 1995
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Nicholas M.

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Based on the teachings of Constantin Stanislavski, I teach technique. Focusing on 'Moment to Moment' work, and sense memory. Giving you tools to be more self reliant as an artist.
This is an ideal opportunity to really clarify your 'responsibilities' as an actor and to take on, with confidence, role as an artist.

About Nicholas

I have been an actor for more the 40 years having worked Off-Broadway and Regionally. I've taught acting for 25 years privately as well as at Brooklyn College, St Frances College, Marymount Manhattan College, and the American Musical and Dramatic Academy. "Nicholas is patie

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Evan P.
Very helpful instructor. Worked with me on moot court preperation for law school. Focusing on highlighting the operative words in phrases and lists. Would reccomend to anyone who really wants to better themselves as a public speaker and orator!
Niamh
Nicholas was an absolutely amazing instructor. He was extremely patient and understanding with my schedule. He helped me go over a few monolgues for several weeks, break them down, and really dissect them to best fit my technique. Working with him really changed my approach, as well as motivation with acting in general, highly reccomend him as a private instructor!
Inji G.
I met with Nicholas before an audition. He is a wonderful teacher. He helped me already a great deal during that short hour, on how to approach the material, break it down in a way that will help my performance reach its full potential. I was able to deliver a truthful performance. I am looking forward to more sessions. Many thanks.
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Elise D.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • MFA in Acting from Northern Illinois University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Elise D.

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Online Method Acting Teacher

Greetings!
My name is Elise Delap, and I am a professional actress with my MFA in Acting from the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance.
Throughout my career thus far, I have worked with young professional artists preparing them for auditions, whether they be professional or educational.
I know firsthand when I was applying for theatre schools straight out of high school, I really needed a mentor to help me find solid audition material, cut the pieces to the audition time requirements, professionalize my resume, and help me work my material so that it was active and confident... Not to mention look for schools that peaked my interest, along with compiling questions to ask programs about their specific training and teachings.
Let me be the one to help you put your best foot forward as a young artist entering the industry!
Sending warmth and health your way!

About Elise

Greetings! My name is Elise Delap. I proudly reign from Louisville, KY! A little about me... In May of 2019, I graduated with my MFA in Acting from the Northern Illinois University School of Theatre and Dance. In May of 2016, I received my BS in Theatre Performance/Directing with a Musical Theatr

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Anna
I’ve loved every second of doing these lessons! Just a few lessons and I’ve already seen a difference in the way I act and learn about theatre!
Lisa
I have been involved with Elise and have seen her talent and dedication over many years. She is experienced at her craft and has methods of sharing that experience that are very effective. Any student of her lessons will flourish and grow! Excellence in acting is her foundation! Methods and skills....you can’t beat. Simply the best!
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Jeremy K.

13 Reviews
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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded "Director's Choice" award from San Francisco International Festival of Short Films
  • Teaching since 1996
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Jeremy K.

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I have been teaching and coaching actors for over 20 years. My students work professionally on stage, TV and film. Within the first few lessons, you will understand how to create a character. Soon, you will have the skills to book a role. I specialize in method acting, but draw upon my experience at The Second City (improvisation) in Chicago and other training I have had. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels; I can't wait to meet you!

About Jeremy

Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Timothy
I love these lessons! I look forward to them every week. Jeremy is a cool down to earth guy and is easy to talk to which really helps if you're new to this kind of thing. He gives good feedback that really makes you see things from the outside in.
Shannon
I have had a wonderful experience with Jeremy. I am completely new to acting- I am a physician and wanted to improve my public speaking skills and my "stage presence" so to speak. Jeremy has been incredibly helpful with this! He has done a great job of teaching me some basics about acting, and also tailoring the lessons to meet my goals. Also, it has been really fun! I highly recommend Jeremy as a teacher.
Philip B.
Really Great teacher, patient, knowlegable and listens. Highly recommend.

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Average Cost of Method Acting Lessons in San Jose, CA

The average cost of 60-minute method acting lessons in San Jose is $65. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $109 per hour.
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"She is a great teacher with in-depth knowledge about acting and a great experience to back that up. She will help you reach your goals faster whatever your goals are when it comes to acting."
Sathish
Took Method Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:)."
Sairam
Took Method Acting lessons from Omar J.
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"Very uplifting first class. Thank you Randy."
Jessica
Took Method Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"I reached out to LK for lessons on a combination of method acting and dealing with social situations in a corporate context. She is engaging, directed and to the point. I've enjoyed the interaction and would recommend her as an online coach"
Venu
Took Method Acting lessons from LK F.
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"Kathryn was everything I was looking for. Knowledgable, funny, supportive and down to earth. I feel like I’m on the correct path to start getting more and better parts. I’m excited and looking forward to the next lesson!"
Danny
Took Method Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Jennifer is amazing! I went into my first lesson really nervous, but she assured me everything would be fine, and helped me push through the nerves. She truly wants to know what interests you, and incorporates it. Would recomend 100 %!"
Stefanie
Took Method Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"James gave me some very important information about how to act well. He suggested I audition for a play, which I am planning to do, and he gave me some good professional and vocational tips, James is also very compassionate and funny. Definitely several points above average!"
Paula
Took Method Acting lessons from James W.
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"When I first began my search for an acting coach I was stressed out because I knew I needed help but I didn't know how to start. Luckily I found the Director, Omar. The Director began by interviewing me to see what my goals and potential were. He then developed a specific lesson plan designed around what he called "The Fundamentals" and I progressed since then. Now after a few months of the Directors support, I know confidently that I am an Actor. I learned things about human behavior and method acting that I couldn't find in any video or online source. The Director somehow made things simple to understand and I'm glad for it. I am not done with the lessons, but since he has supported me and shared his knowledge, the least I can do is share my experience. Thank you Director!"
Craig
Took Method Acting lessons from Omar J.
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"Randy does an amazing job. I am beginning in acting and trying to discover myself in the acting career. Randy does an amazing job and really helped me set my expectations and eased me into the next lesson. If you want to discover the world of acting you should give Randy a shot, you will not be disappointed with the valuable information he has to offer."
sebastian
Took Method Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"Kathryn is so very easy to work with. Very knowledgable about her work."
Monica
Took Method Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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