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Crystal S.

7 Reviews
Los Angeles, CA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 to 90
  • BA Acting from The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
  • Teaching since 2003
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Crystal S.

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Trained in speech and phonetics at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama (London), Crystal supports actors, public speakers and anyone else who wishes to sound better.

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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Jenny J.

5 Reviews
Lawndale, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, Korean
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jenny J.

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Latin genres such as Salsa, Bachta, Cha-cha, Merengue. Also provide wedding choreography for Father-Daughter dance, or first couple's dances.

About Jenny

Music Jenny comes from a very musical family and started piano when she was five years old. She grew up constantly listening to her father practicing his guitar and brother practicing violin. Since then, her accomplishments include an Honorable Mention at the Korea Times Youth Music Competition. S

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Matthew
Jenny is on time always. The first lesson, she had the books ready and was very professional. I am very happy with her teaching abilities.
Melvin H.
Jenny is wonderful. She is patient and understanding, and adjusts to the student's needs. I recommend her for anyone.
David H.
Excellent piano teacher for our 6 year old son. Jenny is patient and great overall with kids. I appreciate the incorporation of both theory and practice into the lessons Seven months in, we have seen significant progress and best of all, our son is showing initiative to play on his own.
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David T.

100 Reviews
North Hollywood, CA
Starting at $40
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Awarded Emmy Award from The National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences
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David T.

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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.

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Agnes Sarah Q.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, Indonesian
  • Secretarial Business & Administration from Tarakanita College
  • Teaches students 3 to 80
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Agnes Sarah Q.

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This is for you, ladies, who might have seen rare performances on stage of BALINESE dance or has travelled to exotic Bali Island, Indonesia, of perhaps you are Indonesian or grew up there and learned this classical dance before.
Bali is known "Island of God and Goddess" with its unique traditional Hindu culture that has assimilated with Indonesian native islander traditions.

I danced semi professionally, affiliated with the Indonesian New York Consulate sponsored culture club. I performed at Gracie Mansion of then Mayor Bloomberg's Heritage Party, at various Universities - Columbia, Yale, Bard College, etc.
I was a dance conselor for summer camp program for bright teenagers of European countries, in Denmark in 2001.
Recently this summer and fall I performed the remarkable Court LEGONG Dance for the Annual Indonesian Street Festival at East 68th blocked event between Madison ave & Fifth Ave.

Clients could learn from absolute beginner technique to the full coreography in ...

About Agnes Sarah

*Certified Children Yoga & Mindfulness Teacher *Certified Adults Yoga Hatha & Vinyasa RYT500 *Carry my Professional & Liability Insurance *CPR & AED Certified *Over 400hr Teaching hours since 2017. * 20yrs since first Yoga practise. *Can teach both Secular way or Spiritual Yogic way *Couple

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Jason
Great lesson and guided meditation. Agnes has a great teaching demeanour and a good flow to her lesson.
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Robert E.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Un petit peu Français.
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BA in Philosophy from Hampshire College
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Robert E.

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I have taught and directed for 30 years in NY and DC. From lesson 1, students engage with a dynamic approach to acting through Meisner-based improv. During the 1st 12 weeks, we go from basic truthful acting to dynamic scene work, followed by 12 weeks of in-depth scene study, then extensive character training and in-depth film and audition technique. My students are successful in film, theater, commercials and TV in DC, NY and LA.

About Robert

I have taught acting for over 30 years based in the Meisner Technique, and I write and direct my own plays and films. I have years of experience as an actor, jazz saxophone player, singer and poet, as well as a philosophy degree, which I bring to my understanding of acting. I use this rich backgro

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Isabella D.
Very knowledgeable & kind. Set good groundwork for my daughter. She really enjoyed it and talked about it all through dinner.
KiKi
Helpful right out of the gate! What a fabulous experience! A true pro and I’m already looking forward to our next session. Excellent!!!
Michael
Robert is super easy to talk to and he has great ideas. He leads with passion, curiosity and understanding and opened new worlds to me. Although I was a terrible student, Robert made me realize how much potential I have and now I'm exploring many new things on my own. I'm very tankful!

Jonathan B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jonathan B.

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I recently fell in love with dancing, but before that I had little to no experience, so I know what it is like to be a beginner, and to struggle. However, through the blessing of many excellent teachers and mentors, I have progressed rapidly and now have some considerable skill in dancing, so I am able to help people learn and grow at their own rate. I have much experience teaching other subjects (piano, physics, chemistry, and religion), so I know how to teach and how to give constructive advice.

About Jonathan

Hey there! My name's Jonny. I am currently a student at BYU, studying Physics-Astronomy and minoring in ballroom dance. I've grown up with music and love all aspects of it! I love singing, dancing, playing the piano and a few other instruments. I also have a love of languages, reading, videogames,

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"I am a beginner and was pretty nervous. Kim is such an incredibly warm & positive person, she put me at ease immediately. We hit it off from the start. She gave me not only instruction on acting, but also information about the industry and how-to's on everything from calming my nerves to staying positive in everyday life. Kim definitely knows what she is doing and I am excited for her to take me on the journey of learning to act. I don't think I could have picked a better instructor!"
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"I'm not a strong dancer so I was a little hesitant to take a class however it was awesome Dwan is the best, the choreography is not too hard to follow and that made it really fun, I always have a great time and I get an awesome workout! I highly recommend Dwan!"
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"Shirley is an excellent teacher, gives great structure advice , walks you through everything every step of the way"
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Shirley N.
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Daniel
Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Anna L.
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"Alicia helped me upgrade my online videos to make them more dynamic by providing me tools to enhance my performance and meet my audience's needs. She's a wise, inspiring person and teacher and I recommend her for anyone who wants to improve their performance and feel more empowered in themselves!"
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Took Acting lessons from Alicia A.
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"I love getting acting lessons from adeola. She is is very professional, and kind . I feel like I’ve grown a lot as an artist while working with her, and i am eager to continue."
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Took Acting lessons from Adeola R.
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"Sasha is a wonderful teacher, very kind and supportive! She is very helpful in her demonstrations, and coaching , and is an amazing dancer to learn from! i recommend Sasha very highly!"
Matthew
Took Ballet lessons from Sasha C.
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"Alexandra has been great! She has really taken my skill to the next level. She's very talented and really knows how to break down a scene. She's so passionate about what she does that it makes it fun to learn from her - she is always so patient and takes the time to work through any issue I'm having. I'm already seeing a difference in my auditions! I highly recommend working with her!"
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Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"I love Kay!! I met her when she used to work for a Franchise! Her prices are a lot better and she is extremely patient! I feel like I get so much done, and she is not arrogant like a lot of dancers with experience."
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Took Choreography lessons from Kay
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