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J W.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $55
  • BA, Theatre from North Carolina Central University
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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J W.

3 Reviews
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Have you always wanted to be an actor? Want to learn some of the essential acting techniques? Ready to shake off the rust and get back on stage? I will help you to build confidence also help you build a solid foundation of acting methods and techniques all while tailoring them to your personal goals. It is my goal to give you a WOW experience like no other and inspire you to make the next steps within your goals. My acting classes are filled with fun, laughter, excitement and will help motivate you to pursue your dreams in life. Let me help you reach you goals so that you may share your gift with the world. #SupportTheArts

About J

I am a professional actor, writer, director and acting coach. I graduated from North Carolina Central University with a Bachelors of Art, specifically in Theatre. I am also a graduate of Savannah College of Arts & Design with a Masters of Fine Arts, with a focus on performing arts. Acting students

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Shaneece
J's assisted me with my public speaking tremendously. I am not an actor at all but I struggle with speaking on camera and in front of people and J used strategies from stage performance principles and applied them. I went from stuttering and stumbling over words to speaking with clarity and confidence. I look forward to continuously work with him.
Ricardo B.
J is awesome. The class is tailored to the student to help with what student wants to learn. What you get out the class is based on the effort you put in. I started the classes not knowing anything and just wanted to see what I could do if anything and now I am confidently going to each session looking forward to seeing how far I can take it.

Because the class is designed for the individual student, I got to work with a monologue from a video game and learn how to break down the monologue, create character for the monologue (which was a challenge and a half to distant myself from the actual character) and learn to believe that my created character is real and how I can show that with my acting. In doing I decided to use an accent, and J gave me resources and tips to find that voice.

Speaking on my experience, if you are beginning like me this is the perfect man for the job. As long as you put in the work, he will help you, guide you and push you to challenge yourself when it is needed!
Kenya ..
JW was an excellent acting coach. He has great knowledge of improv techiniques.
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Carly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Theatre (Acting) from Arizona State University
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Carly D.

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Hello! My name is Carly, and I think I'd be an amazing acting coach for you. Professionally, my main focus is Acting; therefore, I've been trained quite a bit. I obtained my Bachelor's Degree in Theatre with a focus in Acting. I've performed in dramas, sketch comedies, stand-up, improvisation, and in quite a variety of different film projects. I also work as a Director. I've trained at Yale University for Directing, and I've directed for film and stage projects, spoken-word projects, drama, and comedy shows. I think that my experience in directing and acting will make me a great acting coach for you! I know how to view a performance objectively and then my acting experience allows me to know what you could work on and what you're excelling in!
In my professional life, I focus on new works. So, my whole philosophy is creating something new and exciting, so I won't try and fit you into a mold of whatever a "good actor" is, but I'll focus on helping you be the best version of yourself ...

About Carly

Hi! My name is Carly. I'm a working actress and director! I focus in new works, so I'm a very motivated person who knows how to get a job done. My favorite place to be is in the middle of a project doing the hard work. I recently obtained my Bachelor degree in Acting, and I am moving soon to attend

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Brad W.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Brad W.

16 Reviews
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In this lesson I’ll help you make character choices for any upcoming show or audition. Have an audition coming up? Bring your monologue or song you’re using and let’s find the best way to make the directors feel what you’d like them to so that you can get that role! Just starting out? Let’s work on the basics so that you feel confident enough to go and audition for your first show!

About Brad

Brad is a professional improviser who trained and worked with “The Second City” for 3 years. Now He does musical theater along with stand up comedy and teaching improv to kids with CYT (Christian Youth Theater). He’s been doing improv comedy for 8 years and musical theater for 13 years! He’s playe

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Dominic R.
He laid th foundation for a great learning experience. Looking forward for the rest of the lessons
Sam E.
I love this man's lessons so much! They're educational and an all around good time.

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Amber W.

22 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor Degree in Music Education from The College of Saint Rose
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Teaches students 3 and up
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Amber W.

22 Reviews
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Experienced Music teacher of 8 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of their instrument and theory skills. I specialize in all styles. Typically, I use a variety of method books to pick from to meet the needs of the students. I also have many tools available to use during lessons.
My students have gone on to NYSSMA and on to college auditions successfully!

About Amber

I have been teaching private lessons since 2008, but have been studying music since I was only 4 with non stop private and in school lessons. I now have my Bachelor's degree in Music education and am working toward my Masters in Music performance and Instruction. I love working with my students

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Laura
Excellent instructor. Amber definitely knows flute instruction and is helping me get the basics I missed years ago.
Ben C.
Very knowledgeable and personable. Puts you at ease, patient and doesn't give you more than you can handle. So far, a good experience.
Emma
Amber is a really sweet and kind loving teacher to help you reach your goals

Dakota W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Certificate in Studio Acting from American Musical and Dramatic Academy
  • Teaching since 2017
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Dakota W.

2 Reviews
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Online Improv Acting Teacher

I trained at the same school as Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family), Ray Fischer (Justice League), Tyne Daly (look her up, you won't be sorry) and Jason Derulo. I am well versed in dialects, American Standard, stage combat (armed and unarmed), film acting, acting for stage, classical, acting and more! Even if you just want to work on a monologue. Im happy to help! I've been a working actor both on stage and screen for almost three years now, but let's be real. We all need a side hustle. I can even help you with learning how to self-produce/promote on a budget.

About Dakota

Hello! I am a trained, working actor with real world experience. Anything else you need to know, if you're looking for a lesson for yourself, is in the class description. Thanks! Dear parents: I worked in childcare for over a decade, am an expert in child development, and have a child of my own!

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june zaporojan
iv only had one lesson with her so far. but shes really nice.
Jennie
Dakota is incredibly patient and explains things very well. She helped me very much with the project I worked on.

Amy C.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaching since 1987
  • BA from SUNY at Purchase
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Amy C.

20 Reviews
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Online Improv Acting Teacher
About Amy

I have been a voice, acting, and teacher of creative arts for over 25 years. My background includes ten years of classical voice training with Maestro Julio Berrocal, as well as vocal training through the Feldenkrais approach with Marcy Lindhiemer. In acting, I have studied with renowned Stanislavs

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Alan L.
A very good first lesson. We went over breathing exercises and scales. Also had time for Amy to critique my speaking style through a portion of a speech I will be giving in a month. Time well-spent.

She briefly went over the next lesson plan and gave me a little homework to do as well.

I got a lot out of this lesson and I can see how this will help me accomplish my goal of being a better public speaker and having a more controlled and stronger voice.

Looking forward to future lessons.
Kenny T.
Patient. Gifted Teacher!
Winnie C.
Amy is absolutely incredible. She showed keen interest in my concerns and challenges. She listened and knew exactly what I needed to do to get to where I want to be. She makes it easy for me to understand and she is truly a great coach. I can’t wait to see her again.

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Average Cost of Improv Acting Lessons in West Haven, CT

The average cost of 60-minute improv acting lessons in West Haven is $66. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $110 per hour.
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"Christine Alexander is an amazing teacher. She is so creative, energized, fun, imaginative and inviting with her students. Christine taught a large workshop with students at my theatre, and they absolutely adored her. I give her the highest recommendation."
KT
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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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!!"
Stephen
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"If there were more than 5 stars, I would give them to Christine. She takes you on a journey and makes it fun ride, all the way. Will recommend anymore starting in Improv to learn from her, as I'm sure I will continue to learn from her...

Thanks for being you Christine :)"
Muhammad
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Wonderful, great first session. Felt comfortable right away. Targeted a few specific points directly through exercises and discussed some general psychological insights. All helpful. Also recieved great tips on how I can practice solo between sessions. Looking forward to the next one!"
Nathan
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Excellent instructor!"
Adam
Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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"I think I would like to change to Theater Acting."
Laura
Took Improv Acting lessons from LK F.
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"Christine communicates a well as anyone I've ever worked with. Great sense of humor, knows her stuff, and knows how to get it across to her students. She involves herself constantly in continuing education, so that she always represents a work in constant progress, rather than resting on her laurels and remaining static.
I recommend her highly to anyone looking for a great teacher and coach.

She's the best."
John
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Christine, is not only an amazing person but her ability to teach the skills necessary in improv are first rate. As an instructor she is able to give hands on advice, and challenges her students to take chances!! I looked forward to every class without hesitation !"
Marie
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"I just started taking acting lessons with Nicholas. It's been huge for me in my role at work. I am required to do so much public speaking and I heard that improv lessons would help me improve. I can already feel a difference with my clients. I'm starting to live the "yes and" mindset. Thanks Nick!!"
Nicole
Took Improv Acting lessons from Nicholas R.
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"David is such a supportive, knowledgeable, and fun teacher! His improv lessons are enriching my life and career in major ways by helping me access my power and leave my petty worries and self-consciousness behind. I highly recommended him!"
Heather
Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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