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Mark C.

11 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $52
  • Teaching since 2006
  • High School Diploma from Boardman High School, Boardman, Ohio
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mark C.

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Would you like to learn how to set up your audio perfectly for recording your new podcast concept? Let's do it! I'll guide you through the ways to make everything sound professional, so you can be confident in your product.

About Mark

Mark is an American composer, singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and music producer. I started teaching private music lessons my senior year of high school, in 2006. Since then I've taught over 50 different students of all ages from 3 years old to 61 years old. While still living in Ohi

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Mark is a patient, friendly, experience and pleasant teacher. I enjoyed working with him very much. I learned a lot of new things during his classes. I need to practice all. I am very happy to recommend him to anyone else who is looking for a great teacher .

Adam G.

3 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $60
  • Dramatic Writing from NYU
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Adam G.

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I'm a professional screenwriter. I've written on both cable and network dramas. And I've sold a feature. I graduated from Film School / Dramatic Writing nine years ago. I'm in the Writers Guild, and have the trifecta of representation. And I've also self-published two collections of one-act plays available on all e-reader platforms.

I'm happy to do consultations on projects you are looking to rewrite or submit to contests. Or if you are just starting out on something new and wants to talk through all the story beats and track it together before you begin a draft.

I can also recommend the best books to read on both the craft and the industry, as well as screenplays and pilots to read (and which ones to avoid).

Learn how to navigate not only the business and landing that first job, but also how to develop a project with a production company, and participate/conduct yourself properly in a TV writer's room.

About Adam

Graduated New York University's Tisch School of the Arts in 2007. Majored in Dramatic Writing and minored in English

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jolie
Adam is a really great listener and excellent source of thought provoking, well timed input that has really helped me develop and improve my story organically without changing its intention with strong suggestions as most people's feedback often attempts to do. If you're looking for a hand in finding your own voice and to strengthen your writing skills or excellent constructive feedback for your story then look no further.
David
Adam Gaines is a godsend. I was really lucky to have his guidance over the years which helped my craft and dedication to the art of writing greatly. He is a proven writer with legitimate credits but also, he actually cares. He is always ready to help and takes your material seriously which is most important when you want honest feedback and guidance. He has an encyclopedic knowledge of films, screenwriting, and the industry that is both impressive and beneficial. He is a wonderful friend and mentor who will always have a great recommendation or suggestion ready for your work and/or career. Adam is an extremely open individual with an immense passion for film and the craft of screenwriting which becomes infectious. That trait is crucial since it keeps you driven to keep learning and grow. He is also an excellent conversationalist with his own voice which is truly refreshing. Highly recommend.
Shadia
Adam gives you insightful comments on how to make you a better writer. He knows what good dialogue sounds like and with a couple suggestions you instantly know how to re-work your writing to give it a natural flow.

Crystal S.

7 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Awarded The Herb Alpert Award from The Herb Alpert Foundation
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BA Acting from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
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Crystal S.

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A veteran of competitive improv, Crystal teaches the basics both for fun and as an enhancement to the acting process.

About Crystal

Crystal brings a lifetime’s experience of professional musicianship to each of her lessons. Born into a family of musicians, she sang her first solo at age 2. She also benefits her students with an extraordinarily diverse musical background, having worked as a vocalist in gospel, country, musical t

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Raylene L Lehnhoff
Love how she teaches the mechanics of learning to sing properly such as breathing correctly and posture right from the start for a beginner. Fantastic instructor!
Tamura H.
Amazing singng instructor

Crystal has increased my daughter’s self-esteem and expressiveness through song. My daughter is now writing her own poetry and song lyrics, as well as being able to combat her once shyness quality. She loves to perform in front of others now and has a confidence level that amazes me, especially now that she is going into those “teen” years. I think a lot of thanks needs to go to Crystal, for assisting my daughter in reaching her current creative level!
Tamura H.
Great piano instructor

Crystal is an amazing piano instructor. She is patient, understanding and dedicated. My daughter has learned so much from her. My daughter’s love for music has increased immensely since learning how to play the piano. This would never have been able to be accomplished without Crystal’s professional and caring teaching style.

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Jason M.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting and Directing from University of North Carolina at Greensboro
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Jason M.

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Prepping an audition for an upcoming show or for admission into an acting program? Want to hone and develop your audition monologues (especially Shakespeare)? Just need a coach to help you take your acting to another level? Then let's get started, online or in person. I can help.

I've been working as a professional actor in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. I've performed with the Shakespeare Theatre in DC, ACT Theatre in Seattle, Book-It Repertory, Seattle Shakespeare Company, and Shakespeare Santa Cruz to name a few. I've also been the featured voice in voiceovers for companies like University of Washington Medical, Golden 1 State Credit Union, Microsoft, and Surface Pro 3. On Camera Credits include short films, industrials, and commercials for Taco Time, Tulalip Casino, and Washington Dental Association.

I hold a BFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and an MFA from the Shakespeare Theatre's Academy for Classical Acting in Washington DC. My ...

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I've been performing roles in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. My BFA in Acting and Directing and my MFA in Classical Acting have afforded me a wide variety of tools and skills to employ in the craft of acting. Performing with professional repertory companies like ACT Theatre, Book-It R

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Bobby K.
Super Enjoyed our first online class..even with some technical difficulties due to my antivirus software firewall, or browser or the weak wifi in my place or something...Truly enjoyed it. Jason was very kind and patient, while we tried to fix the technical aspect. Once we got started on the phone because video and voice didn't work; I really learned a lot, and gathered insight into Acting that I couldn't get from a book or other classes that I have taken. I'm truly blessed I get the opportunity to work and learn from Jason. I am super excited and can't wait till our next lesson. I will call technical support at Take Lessons to get technical help to fix the issues, and will buy a portable wifi hotspot if I have to solve the video and sound issue. Jason is patient, kind, very nice, professional, extremely knowledgeable, I can't say enough good things. Thank you very much for all your help and your time. I look forward to the journey ahead... Take care. Aloha. -Bobby
Katarzyna S.
Great instructor, motivating, with passion , having a good influence. I would recommend Jason for everyone who would like to increase their acting passion . Kasia

Lauralee B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelor of Science, Theatre Arts from Skidmore College
  • Teaching since 2012
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Lauralee B.

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Hailing from NYC I have been involved in the theatre arts my entire life. I have been fortunate to have studied with some of the best teachers including Sanford Meisner. I earned a Bachelor's Degree from Skidmore College in Theatre and have been in numerous Theatrical Productions both in NYC and Los Angeles, as well as, numerous televisions and film credits. I have a passion for helping others succeed and manifesting their goals. And can even help with the true beginner in setting up your online profiles. Each lesson is customized to your specific needs, whether it be audition prep, cold reading, monologue study, scene work, or the basics. Let's make you dreams a realty.

About Lauralee

I am a professional working actress, and writer. My love for the arts started at a young age in NYC where I was exposed to some of the best theatre in the world. I have studied extensively myself and earned a Bachelor's Degree from Skidmore College. I love teaching beginners, and children. I can al

Christopher L.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Jazz, commercial Music ED. from Five Towns College
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Christopher L.

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Acting for Stage and Film

Acting lessons are an important way to further your craft. We will prepare you with fresh and favorite materials ultimately choosing the right pieces and preparing you for that big role! I use warm ups mixed with Meisner, Fitzmaurice, and Stanislavski, you will feel alive!

About Christopher

I am a Phoenix native who followed his dreams to NYC. After studying Jazz and commercial music Ed. at Five Towns College I was accepted into the acclaimed American Music and Drama Academy NYC campus. Over the last 12 years I have been performing and teaching at a professional level. I understand wh

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Dale
Chris was able to point out areas of improvement in the very first lesson. I have a whole new respect for my own craft!! The songwriting/theory classes have been very nice as well. A faster way to get people playing and receiving greater results for my time! thank CL!

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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vandi E.
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"Bridget is an incredible teacher. Very patient and she has a great way of explaining things to make them easily understandable and achievable. I would definitely recommend Bridget as a teacher."
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Took Acting lessons from Bridget D.
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"My daughter loved Melanie!"
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Took Acting lessons from Melanie P.
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"Christine rocks hardest, bringing her warmth and humor to everything she touches....kinda-like Pixie-dust w/o the pollen count!!"
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Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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Took Spoken Word lessons from Tokia C.
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"Really enjoyed my first lesson with Mushir, extremely talented, friendly and a great teacher. Looking forward to learning more from him in my next lesson!!!"
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Took Magic lessons from Mushir A.
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"As a total newbie to acting, Donnabella helped me feel comfortable every lesson. Beyond being a friendly person in general, she is quick to answer questions, provided solid constructive criticism, and obviously well educated in her profession. I look forward to working with her again!"
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Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"It was a very good first session. We had enough time to get to know one another and begin a program for advancing my skills."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"David is just amazing! Our daughter learn a lot in her first lesson and we will continue to work with him for a long time! We highly recommend David!"
Szandra
Took Child Acting lessons from David T.
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"Ana is an exceptionally gifted ballet teacher. She is the kind of teacher that strives to improve her students level and lift up their spirits. Her passion for ballet is infectious and my daughter is always looking forward to her next ballet lesson! She has made tremendous progress under Ana's guidance. I definitely recommend her!"
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Took Ballet lessons from Ana E.
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