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Popular Performing Arts Teachers in Santa Cruz, CA

Deborah R.

14 Reviews
Palo Alto, CA
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French
  • Teaching since 2003
  • BM Vocal Performance from University of Southern California
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Deborah R.

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Tips and tricks on how to speak and present to have maximum impact with minimal vocal fatigue.

About Deborah

ABOUT ME: Deborah R, is a versatile Mezzo Soprano having studied Opera, Theater, Music and Dance she is known for her exciting, high energy performances and for creating memorable and endearing characters. With a uniquely flexible voice, as comfortable in Verdi as it is in Rossini, she has deli

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Valeria K.
Specific & clear in her instructions, open to feedback, patient and encouraging, courteous and respectful - not to mention a great singer. Looking forward to future lessons with Deborah.
Jeeyun
I was pretty nervous about taking a singing lesson, as it's something I've never done in my life. I'm so thankful I got connected to Deborah. She's a fantastic teacher and taught me so much about how our body works to produce sounds when singing and what I am doing. From the first lesson I was already given helpful tips and ways to practice things on my own! I'm looking forward to more lessons with Deborah.
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Nicholas M.

16 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • AA Degree in Music from West Valley College
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
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Nicholas M.

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Learn to project your voice comfortably and confidently in various character styles, poems and songs. Expand your range and understanding of the mechanics of the voice. Learn to take cues from the music and other rhythmic devices.

About Nicholas

Nicholas M. is available to give voice and piano lessons in-home and in-studio. What to expect in a voice lesson: Vocal warm-ups Technique and style development Selected songs to practice You may record the lessons with your own phone, microphone, etc. As a private instructor, Nicholas

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Guan Q.
experienced teacher for singing. And he is very patient and nice.
Ashok
Nicholas has been teaching my daughter vocal lessons for about 11 months and he’s fantastic!

She’s improved so much in 10 months! He’s awesome and delivers results! My daughter enjoys her lessons with him and she’s just 9 years old and has developed so much due to his mentor ship. My daughter also has an aptitude for singing and tends to catch on to his instructions quickly.
ZHIBO Z.
Nicholas is a really patient teacher in the first class.

Andrew H.

9 Reviews
San Jose, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, Cantonese, Tagalog
  • Interior Design from San Jose State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Andrew H.

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Interest in learning salsa? Want to impress your friends? Or, is there a wedding coming up and you want to learn a partner-dancing? Maybe, you just want to improve on any basic skills or techniques?

My name is Andrew and I have been dancing for more than 7 years, starting with bboying in high school and then Latin dancing. I was a Ballroom Director for the student organization on campus during my college study, as well as joined the SJSU Ballroom Dancesport Team. Right now, I am offering private lesson to beginner and beginner-intermediate for salsa.

My lessons are catered in developing basic fundamental techniques and footwork. After the mastery of the basic fundamental technique and footwork, we will then work toward building patterns. My goal is to make sure my students are comfortable and confident enough in dancing to a full 3 mins songs. Throughout the courses, I will also introduce dance theory and music theory. By combining theories with body mechanic, I am striving to ...

About Andrew

Andrew Huang has been dancing for more than 7 years. The passion for dancing began in high school where he fell in love with breakdancing and hip hop. Eventually, he branched off toward a different genre of dance. In San Jose State University (SJSU), where he obtained the BFA in Interior Design, he

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Sarah
Andrew was a great instructor. He was excellent at communication as far as coordinating and scheduling the lessons. He was flexible and customized his teaching to fit our needs. He made Salsa fun and interesting and was very patient. I highly recommend working with him. It's an awesome experience!
Adi
Andrew was patient and is a talented teacher. Highly recommended!!
Verena
Such fun! This was my fifth lesson with Andrew. I have learned soooo much. I appreciate how he not only breaks down the physical movements but also breaks down the music and instruments so I better understand how it all comes together! These lessons are worth every penny!

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Timothy P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2007
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Timothy P.

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Timothy P. is an award-winning magician and top consultant for other big-name magicians around the world. He currently works for the second largest magic company in the world creating magic for top magicians in the field and teaching them how to perform it. He is originally from New York and built his show from the streets to penthouses for some of the largest names in New York. His magic has captivated celebrities such as Nicholas Cage, Randy Jackson, along with companies such as Disney and Conair.

With years of experience teaching magic to students and other magicians, Timothy knows how to cater to your needs and wants. He has appeared on some of the largest stages at the largest magic conventions to lecture on the material he has created to other magicians. You can have peace of mind when learning from Timothy P. because you will be learning from one of the most sought after magicians in the field.

About Timothy

Timothy P. is an award-winning magician and top consultant for other big-name magicians around the world. He currently works for the second largest magic company in the world creating magic for top magicians in the field and teaching them how to perform it. He is originally from New York and built

Deborah R.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, German, Italian, French
  • Awarded 1st Place from Pacific Musical Society
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Deborah R.

14 Reviews
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About Deborah

ABOUT ME: Deborah R, is a versatile Mezzo Soprano having studied Opera, Theater, Music and Dance she is known for her exciting, high energy performances and for creating memorable and endearing characters. With a uniquely flexible voice, as comfortable in Verdi as it is in Rossini, she has deli

Recent Reviews
James
Professional, knowledgeable and funan
Valeria K.
Specific & clear in her instructions, open to feedback, patient and encouraging, courteous and respectful - not to mention a great singer. Looking forward to future lessons with Deborah.
Jeeyun
I was pretty nervous about taking a singing lesson, as it's something I've never done in my life. I'm so thankful I got connected to Deborah. She's a fantastic teacher and taught me so much about how our body works to produce sounds when singing and what I am doing. From the first lesson I was already given helpful tips and ways to practice things on my own! I'm looking forward to more lessons with Deborah.
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Kelsey J.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Best Female - Lead from MSSU
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelsey J.

90 Reviews
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These lessons are for students wanting to pursue a voice artist career or for students who are wanting to improve their speaking voice for professional and/or personal goals. I will teach students how to strengthen their speaking voice, improve voice clarity, speaking from the diaphragm, changing tone, building inflections and creativity, and so much more!

About Kelsey

I love acting so much and I LOVE sharing with all my students everything that I know! I graduated from Missouri Southern State University and received my Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. Then received my Masters in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Acting from Lindenwood University. I have always been

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Amy
Very encouraging and someone who makes you feel comfortable!
Ella L.
Kelsey is great! Engaging and fun!
Brady

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Took Tap Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"Tanya was terrific
She arrived on time with no glitches and was able to get music playing and class started promptly.
She worked with my 16 year old daughter Olivia who had a great time, and they made plans for what they will be focusing on in the future. Tanya is a gifted dancer, but even better, she is a great teacher too. !"
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Took Dance lessons from Tanya A.
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"James was a wonderful instructor! Not only did he make my son feel confident about taking lessons he offered great advice and guidance about the acting industry. I would definitely recommend him to anyone seriously interested in improving their acting skills. My son is 12 years old."
Erin Virgili
Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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"Very valuable lessons to help with my everyday speaking voice & presentations!"
Kyle
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Arlys A.
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"Troy was knowledgeable and patient in the first lesson, and I can already see improvement."
Glenn
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Troy W.
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"Michelle is very professional and knowledgeable in her teaching method. She immediately made an assessment of my needs to zero in on exactly what I need to be successful in voice projection and finding my authentic voice. The exercises I was given during the lesson are practical for using at home and at work!"
Kim
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Michelle A.
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"Jessie was a great teacher. She made my daughter feel really comfortable and connected with her very well. She helped my daughter get prepared for an audition which she now has a part in. I would recommend her to others"
Jennifer
Took Theater Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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