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Roberta D.

17 Reviews
Meriden, CT
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Roberta D.

17 Reviews
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Voice students receive coaching in acting and staging for performances and auditions. We also work on monologues as needed.

About Roberta

Do you want to improve your voice? Do you want to sing for fun? Do you want coaching to sing in a band or record? Do you want to audition for plays and musicals, Regionals, or music school? Have you always wanted to learn to play the piano? Do you want to build confidence and improve your well

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Colleen B.
I love Roberta. She is so knowledgeable, professional and friendly...a wonderful combination to have in a teacher. She is patient and thorough. I would highly recommend her.
Beverly
Roberta is everything you would want in a teacher. She is exceptionally talented herself and knows how to share her knowledge with others. She is especially very kind and nurturing in an environment which could be quite intimidating for a beginner like me. You can tell she truly enjoys teaching and gets excited to see her pupil learn. I have learned so much in a short time.
Isabelle F.
Great teacher!! Extremely patient and makes learning the piano fun!!
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Shelby D.

7 Reviews
Newington, CT
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2015
  • B.A. Musical Theatre from Saint Michael's College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Shelby D.

7 Reviews
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Looking for help selecting that perfect monologue for your audition? Need help polishing a piece? I'm here to help! I specialize in selecting and coaching material for auditions and performances as well as providing comprehensive acting training. I also assist in filming and editing reels and audition material.

About Shelby

Hi! My my name is Shelby and I can't wait to work with you! I graduated from Saint Michael's College in Vermont with my Bachelor's in Musical Theatre and am now pursuing my Master's Degree in Drama Therapy with Lesley University. I have worked with companies including Saint Michael's Playhouse

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Delaney Z.
Great first lesson. Shelby was wonderful with my daughter. She was able to build her confidence in the first lesson. Great teacher!
Kate
Flame F.
wonderful teacher, great attitude, I am getting better and better with little effort, my confidence is building up

Jan L.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Awarded Grammy Nomination from The Grammy's
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Bachelor of Music Opera Major, Master's of Music Composition Major from Temple University, Combs College of Music
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Jan L.

39 Reviews
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Jan has acted in several films and TV shows and commercials. She teaches Improv, the Meiser Technique, Jan has written a book about acting and singing called "Once More With Feeling"
Jan teaches all levels of acting.

About Jan

Take charge of Your Career as a Singer or Songwriter Who's guiding you in writing, producing & performing your songs? “Jan is one of the music industry’s best-kept secrets. She has an uncanny ability to put her finger on exactly what the issue is that keeps good artists from being great, and

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Catherine
Very professional, welcoming yet strict
Darla
Jan is a sweetheart and very knowledgeable, with real experience in the industry. I really enjoy my sessions with her and have seen measurable improvement in my ability to get through a song. She was flexible with what I wanted and didn't try to force me through a predetermined process.
Paula D.
My 17 yr Grandson is taking Singing lessons from Jan and absolutely Loves her!! He is so very inspired and motivated to practice continuously! Thank you Jan....you are the Best!

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Donnabella M.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, Tagalog
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • B.S. Criminal Justice - Forensic Psychology from Seattle Universtiy
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Donnabella M.

22 Reviews
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Career guidance, acting technique, audition prep... After a decade in Hollywood, I know a thing or two about the CRAFT and BUSINESS of acting! I've booked over a DOZEN speaking roles on TV and Film (Comedy, Drama, and Improv,) I appear on national commercials yearly, and I've played voices in award-winning audiobooks. I am also a former NBA dancer & collegiate cheerleader!

A decade ago, I wish I had had someone to help me fill in the missing pieces.

What more can I do? What should I do differently?

I specialize in developing well-rounded, confident actors! I'd love to be that person for you! :)

About Donnabella

Need some acting help that is specific to you? Look no further! I'm Donnabella, and I'm excited to help you take your ACTING BUSINESS & CRAFT to the next level! I have worked with dozens of actors from age 7 to 87. I am patient, motivational, and efficient - we will tackle your goals and have

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Me'Rhanda
This was my first ever acting class and it was amazing and very informative. I learned A LOT in one session. I was really nervous starting this, however, Donnabella made me feel very comfortable.
Christina
Donnabelle is awesome! She teaches from years of experience on set and booking jobs herself. She gives good feedback and pushes me to be my best. Definitely a five star coach!
Ciaran
Very enjoyable - learned lots and got some great feedback. Looking forward to more classes.

Chris P.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Musical Theatre from University of Michigan
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Chris P.

4 Reviews
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Online Acting Teacher

Monologue and scene coaching tailored to the students needs!

About Chris

Hi! Welcome to Take Lessons! Let me start off by saying that I love to teach singing and acting!! I specialize in teaching students from teens to adults but love teaching younger children as well. There is no better feeling than to see a student grow and better themselves artistically and persona

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Hanrong L.
Chris is very friendly and helpful.
Mary K.
Excellent first lesson
Mike O.
Chris was very patient and provided great advice, examples and coaching. This is my first voice lesson and I am 54 years old and I was very nervous and unsure, but Chris made me feel comfortable and relaxed. I am looking forward to the next lesson and I am already practicing. My goal is to improve my singing and perhaps one day be on a local stage playing a small part, something that has been in my system for many years! I believe Chris will provide me with the training that may one day assist me in achieving my goal.
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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
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Acting students will receive instruction customized for their individual needs and skill level, drawing on a variety of techniques, including Linklater (physical and vocal work), Stanislavski, Meisner, and Grotowski, Shurtleff, among others. Students can work privately on audition skills, including monologues and cold reading, as well as scene work, character building and basic principles of acting. The first step to great acting is a free body and voice, allowing full expression of of emotional life of the character!

About Wendy

I've been teaching private vocal instruction since 2003, and opened my own studio in 2008. I love helping people find their true, authentic voice, which I feel is essential not only for singers but many other people as well! Singing is a great joy, and the voice is one of our primary modes of expre

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Nelson G.
I couldn’t recommend Wendy enough. No matter what walk of life you come from, she’ll find a way to connect with you and help you reach your goal. I’m already seeing improvements and can’t wait to go back every week.
Arthur V.
Blake C.
Very helpful and focused on what needed to be worked on. Will definitely be looking forward to working with her again!

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Barkhamsted, CT

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Barkhamsted is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $277 per hour.
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$47 average
45 min
$62 average
60 min
$79 average

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"Our daughter absolutely loved her first lesson - she learned so much in such a brief amount of time - when the lesson was over she went right to her script and started making changes to how she was portraying her character - she’s super excited for her next lesson!"
- Coryn
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Loved my experience with Mrs. Fletcher! Since this was my first acting lesson ever, she took the extra time to explain things to me and to make me feel comfortable. I can't wait for my next lesson."
- Clarrisa
Took Acting lessons from LK F.
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"From the very start I felt comfortable and at ease. I’m so excited to see where the next lesson will take me. Very happy working with Molly."
- Sarah
Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"Great lesson! Maria is really insightful and gives very pratical advice. I felt like I learned more in just one session with Maria than I learned in an entire class. I am looking forward to my next lesson."
- Stan
Took Acting lessons from Maria S.
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"Shauna is a great human being and a teacher learned so much from her ... highly recommend her."
- Robert
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"I booked 4 acting sessions with Ms. Ollie for my daughter. Ms. Ollie did a phenomenal job starting from scratch, coaching my daughter for her up coming audition. My daughter had no acting experience, she was shy, and soft spoken but in just 4 short days, Ms. Ollie turned her into a confident, outspoken young actress. My daughter nailed her audition thanks to Ollie!! I will highly recommend her as your acting coach."
- Kristyl
Took Acting lessons from Dr. Ollie J.
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"Molly is truly passionate about her craft and it shows in her ability to connect with her students. She spends the lesson time giving quality material while showcasing different techniques. I would absolutely recommend her!"
- AJ
Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"Dana is great! She has established great rapport with my daughter and provides insight and advice while also coaching her with her acting skills. She is also helpful to us in acquiring what we need to pursue things on our agenda."
- Ellie
Took Acting lessons from Dana G.
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"I used to feel really shy about acting, but she has helped me become more comfortable with it."
- Jamie
Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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- Samantha
Took Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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