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Kris F.

3 Reviews
Santa Clarita, CA
Starting at $32
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1983
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Kris F.

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Build healthy skills for acting, presentations, teaching. Learn to project your voice while caring for it with proper technique. Heal vocal problems.

About Kris

Kris has been a private vocal, flute and piano instructor since 1984, and has been teaching in the Santa Clarita Valley since 1994. Her students have gone on to perform in the Los Angeles Opera Company, and in Regional Theatre and National Touring Companies for Hairspray, The King And I, The Music

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Yuko
She is a very professional and enthusiastic instructor. Every level student can enjoy music with her.
Laura H.
Awesome! I had a great lesson and took home some tools to help me find MY voice. Kris made me feel really comfortable and I'm looking forward to more lessons with her!
Sandra J.
Very satisfied! Everything is great! Definitely recommend!
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Geri-Nikole L.

Santa Monica, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaching since 2018
  • BFA Drama from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts
  • Teaches students 16 and up
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Geri-Nikole L.

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Over 15 years of experience as a Professional Actor in both NYC and LA. I received my BFA from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. My teaching style is supportive and thorough. I want you to feel confident not only in your auditions, self-tapes, and industry interviews, but also gain perspective as an artist and how you approach your craft.

I am a co-founder of The Movement Theatre Company in NY and have performed in various plays in New York City; 'Carlisle: a different Three Sisters' (La Mama), 'Black Boy & the War' (Harlem School of the Arts) and am a proud SAG-AFTRA member. Reyna in 'Wicked Mom's Club' and Danielle in 'Left for Dead' on Lifetime Movie Network and I have starred in multiple Independent Features ('Downshift'), New Media; ('Livin' The Dream') and have been featured on Network TV (Westworld, Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D and Lethal Weapon).

About Geri-Nikole

I am a Professional Actor in Los Angeles with over 15 years of experience in both NYC and LA. I received my BFA from NYU's Tisch School of the Arts. I provide week to week training on acting for Film & TV, script analysis, Audition Prep (in person), and Self Tape coaching and Reader services. If

Gerri G.

1 Review
Sherman Oaks, CA
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 to 18
  • B.S. Vocal Music/Communications from James Madison University
  • Teaching since 1997
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Gerri G.

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After studying dance for years and then travelling professionally with Broadway musicals, my lessons can be focused on jazz, tap, hip-hop, Fosse-style, theatre dance, or even ballet technique, but always in a fun, safe environment.(students choice of style!) I always begin with a warm-up to loosen up those muscles, continue with technique and end with a rountine to practice and improve upon!

About Gerri

My musical theater career has taken me around the globe from Japan, to the Caribbean as well as numerous cities in the U.S. and Europe! A New York City native, I graduated James Madison University's renowned vocal music program, and began work in theatre, playing such roles as Z.’s Favorite in The

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Vivienne V.
Great instructor

Gerri is a great teacher as she brings out the best efforts in our daughter (who often approaches new ideas/people/activities with trepidation). She helps our daughter understand her lessons in a very clear and absorbable fashion. We highly recommend her.

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Courtney S.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Awarded High School Choral Director's Award from Stowe High School
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Courtney S.

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Choirs are a major part of why I am a music teacher today!

If you would like help preparing for an audition or extra help practicing the music I am happy to work with students of any age!

About Courtney

Hello, I am Courtney! I works with beginners of all ages and start piano as early as preschool! I love that I can start day playing piano games with a preschooler and end it with a software engineer picking up ukulele as hobby. My approach is to create well-rounded musicians that can go on to

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Mira and Sachin S.
Courtney is great with connecting with the kids and making the lesson fun but informative. She was patient and seemed to know her stuff. Looking forward to having her back.
Axel
Courtney is patient and knowledgable. My 5 year old just had his first trombone lesson and Courtney modified the instruction for his needs and interests. We look forward to learning more!
Wynnette
Looking forward to working with her again! A gentle demeanor and a great teacher :)
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Alex B.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, German
  • Theatre & Music Education from Truman State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Alex B.

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Hello there! My name is Alex Boyt and I am a professional theatre artist welcoming students of all ages and experience levels students to join my studio. I hold a Bachelors of Arts in Theatre, a minor in Music education, and focuses in stage management, directing, and costumes. I have been teaching for 9 years working in children's community theaters, professional theaters, and opera companies. I've taught students as young as 4 years old up to college aged and professional artists as well. I can also offer training in theatrical stage management, script analysis, and musical theatre/opera acting. In my studies and career so far I have been trained in the following: Shakespeare/classical literature performance, musical theatre performance, stanislavski's method, meisner's technique, Lessac kinesensics, body NRGs, viewpoints technique, and more. I myself have also acted in opera, theater (classical, contemporary, and musical theater), and have performed in/directed a collegiate show ...

About Alex

Hello! My name is Alex Boyt and I am an energetic, enthusiastic, and sassy theatre artist looking for students seeking a challenging and rewarding experience in artistic growth. If that sounds like you I would love to have you join my studio! I also teach beginning German if that is something that

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Tracy
Very personable and pleasant! I am enjoying Alex’s teachings and help!
Alson P.
Alex made me feel instantly comfortable! Looking forward to next weeks lesson!
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Valerie O.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelor of Arts and Sciences from Tufts University
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Valerie O.

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Experienced teacher of 8 years available for eager students of all ages! Beginner and intermediate podcasters welcomed! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of production, editing, curating, storytelling and interviewing skills.

About Valerie

I am a professional singer, songwriter, music and podcast producer, recording and performing artist. I was the lead singer, songwriter and guitarist in a touring band in San Francisco and NYC. Over the past 10 years, I've recorded and released 3 albums, 2 EPs, and more than a dozen singles. I co-p

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Annemarie O
Valerie brings an incredible amount of passion, experience, and understanding to her online teaching. With over 15 years experience as a songwriter and music producer, she is able to break down the concepts in a way that is clear and comprehensible. Students leave her class feeling successful and wanting more.
Michael
Valerie is a Great teacher!! We have co-taught songwriting and music production classes together and she is a joy to work with. She helps students learn key concepts of songwriting and music production while making it fun. If you are looking to develop your talent, definitely choose Valerie as a teacher, you'll be glad you did!

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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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"Gabriel is awesome! I had absolutely zero acting experience before him. He taught me the basics of acting as well as tips to get into the industry. I am now working on video reels and perfecting monologues. I highly recommend Gabriel for any experience level. I am now much more confident in my abilities and am very excited to continue learning from him."
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Took Acting lessons from Gabriel B.
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Took Dance Choreography lessons from Jordan W.
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