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Popular Performing Arts Teachers in Washington, DC

Barry M.

16 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $30
  • Jazz Voice from Southern Illinois University at Edwardsville
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
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Barry M.

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About Barry

Hello! A little about me... I have a Bachelors Degree in Music, 15 years of performing experience, and 10 years of teaching experience. I would love to share what I've learned to help you find your authentic sound. I try to approach each student individually vs treating everyone the same, cater

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Annette
Barry is the greatest!
Annette
It was a great lesson. Barry made me feel comfortable singing. I look forward to seeing how much progress I can make!
Torri W.
Very helpful and informative vocal coaching.

Raycurt J.

17 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Geman, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelors of Music Performance from Eastman School of Music, Rochester NY.
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Raycurt J.

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The conference is set and you must make a speech. Develope the voice for the media (TV-Radio), platforms. Declaration? How to address the public. Presentation is a must.

About Raycurt

Raycurt J. aka "Fiddla", Violin-Viola-Voice-Piano-Rhythm-Dance Multi-talent native of Washington, D.C. began playing music at the age of seven on the piano. Singing in local church choirs with family members and participating with the D.C. Youth Chorale. Began instruction on the Viola in the D.C

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Ben E.
This was a really unfortunate and wasted experience. Raycurt was wildly unprepared to teach. He brought a broken metronome and almost no sheet music/lesson plan. I had spoken both to the sales rep and Raycurt himself prior to the lesson and he was still fully unprepared.

I also explained my level of experience and was assured Raycurt was qualified to teach at the level I needed, but he came off as less knowledgable than me, which was particularly disappointing.

Worst of all, after multiple hours of speaking on the phone, I couldn't get my money back for this lesson.

I'd strongly recommend not using takelessons at all, they've put a horrible taste in my mouth for their entire service.
Reed E.
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Makaylah
Very good first lesson for a 6 year old - looking forward to continuing!
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Carlyncia P.

Hyattsville, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with Concentration in Musical Theater from Howard University College of Fine Arts
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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Carlyncia P.

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Learn from a professional working actor and casting director with 30+ years experience on stage, on camera and behind the scenes.
As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, Carlyncia believes in lifting as she climbs empowering all ages to realize their full potential from the inside out.
Carlyncia is a cum laude graduate of Howard University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts where she concentrated her studies in musical theatre prompting her work as a professional in many facets of the entertainment industry for nearly 35 years. As a member of the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, she’s appeared in several film, television and live stage productions as an accomplished actress, host, model and vocalist. Her expertise has also garnered her such “above the line” positions as ...

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As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, I believe in lifting as I climb empowering others to realize their full potential from the

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Jade G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Jade G.

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Fundamentals of jazz style dance. I love the bob fosse style of jazz that is very much still identified in today’s style of hip hop (Micheal Jackson, justin Timberlake and Beyoncé). This is a fun class. Jazz is one of my passionate styles of dance I throughly enjoy teaching.

About Jade

Dance! Dance! Dance! I’ve danced all my life it has always been my passion, teaching and helping others set and attain their dancing goals, teaching the art of dance is my true passion. Great for fitness and relieving stress becoming confidant through your progression in dance. My goal is to help

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Zach B.

14 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Winner, Grand Jury Prize — Director/Writer from SENE Film Festival
  • Bachelor of Science, cum laude, Theatre from Northwestern University
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Zach B.

14 Reviews
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As an actor for 14 years who became an award-winning director and screenwriter, I have a particularly well-rounded perspective on acting. My belief is that anyone can act, if given the right tools, and I have a proven track record -- actors who work with me are presently booking major roles in film and television. My philosophy is that acting is about exploring yourself -- who you really are as a human being -- and having confidence in that unique individual's perspective on the character. We will also use my expertise on the other side of the camera to explore how to work with directors, as well as the writer's viewpoint on the larger story. I look forward to setting your talents loose on the world!

About Zach

My work as an acting coach speaks for itself. Just in the past few months alone, actors I work with have booked their first jobs as a recurring guest star in a primetime television series, a lead in a Lifetime movie, and a role on an upcoming Netflix drama series. This is in addition to working act

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Braden
Zach is an awesome acting teacher gets u to ur very best capability would recommend!
Jonevere L.
He was great. Very patient and listen to every word you say. Pays very close attention and very encouraging.
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Melissa C.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Master of Arts in Teaching from Texas Women's University
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Melissa C.

25 Reviews
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I can help you find and polish audition monologues that are right for YOU!

About Melissa

Hello! Melissa C. here and I can't wait to meet you! Here's a bit about me. I have a BFA in Musical Theater with a minor in piano from the University of Oklahoma. I also became a certified Montessori preschool teacher while living in NYC. I have performed in some great places such as Hers

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Brynn C.
Melissa is a great teacher for kids starting out in piano.
Thu T.
Though this is only the first piano teacher we've ever worked with, Melissa has set a very high bar. Her passion for music really shines through during her lessons. She adapts her lesson plans to my 7 year old daughter and moving at a pace that keeps her engaged. She even helps her learn some songs outside the lessons that my daughter started learning on her own! If there are any scheduling conflicts, she keeps the line of communication open and we are always able to figure it out together. We couldn't be happier. If you read through her positive reviews...they're all true! It's only been a month, but we look forward to having her around for a long time.
Vi T.
We love her passion for music and teaching. She came well prepare. Melissa started my daughter off on a lesson that was fun and challenging. We are excited for the next one!

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"Arlys is so talented and has so much experience, you can see this in her teaching. Probably one of the nicest people you will ever meet!"
Issabelle
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"Elena was able to teach someone 500 miles away the basics to a slew of different Latin ballroom dances (salsa, marengue, bachata, cumbia step, etc.) In just a few lessons I was able to feel comfortable enough with the steps and timing to be able to dance in public with others! She was very amazing and was willing to accommodate to my needs as a student. She gave plenty of reference material as well as songs so that I'd be able to practice when not taking lessons. I would highly recommend her as a teacher to anyone who is wanting to learn Latin Ballroom dance, but doesn't know where to start!"
Daniel
Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Elena T.
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"One of the best in New York

I have taken physical theatre workshops in Australia, Poland, France and the UK and Monica's class is definitely on par with the leading physical performance teachers out there. As far as value for money goes. This class is a steal. The great thing about working with Monica is that she is a successful practicing Artist also. Her methods are drawn from her own experiences as an international touring artist. Also, it's a lot of fun. Highly recommend for working professionals and beginners."
Melissa
Took Acting lessons from Monica H.
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"Great experience!

Voice lessons are tough. This isn't like a golf swing where someone can show you physically what to do or reach out and position your elbows where they need to be.

This all has to be articulated by a teacher, and is has to be articulated to someone (YOU) who doesn't even know what parts you're trying to move around.

It takes a great teacher. Eulis is a GREAT teacher. He gave me physical descriptions, character descriptions, accent descriptions, … everything I needed to position everything where it needed to be, even when I didn't always know where it was.

A lot of progress and a lot of fun. Thank you, Eulis."
Shay
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Eulis K.
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"He’s so fun! You can tell he’s passionate about dance And teaching by the way he interacts with us as students but also the HUGE grin on his face. Can’t wait to take another class. Keep up the great work!"
Christina
Took Breakdancing lessons from Jonathan “Nino” B.
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"Learning so much working with Jason, would highly highly recommend!"
Kyle
Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Michelle is an amazing teacher! I can't believe what I have accomplished thanks to her. Her on-line lessons are so effective and enjoyable. I am SO grateful to her."
Karen
Took Choir lessons from Michelle A.
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"I have had the pleasure of experiencing Andrew's work with special needs individuals and can attest that he has patience and the skills necessary to teach anybody the wealth of knowledge that he has. He is a very generous, patient, and wholesome individual who appears to live for music. He has a very good voice and great skill with the piano.

I have also experienced one of Andrews recital's. Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was one of the impressive performances that I have seen in a long time. They had so much attention to detail that everyone even received a golden ticket! I wish my music lessons were was exciting and fun as Andrews."
Justin
Took Stage Performance lessons from Andrew Y.
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"Michaela is a great instructor and has a wealth of information!"
Erik
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Michaela P.
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"Stephen is a great teacher! He really knows what he’s talking about and he adjusts accordingly to your skill level. I’m by no means a beginner actor so he started our lessons with some intermediate acting skills. I’m really looking forward to working with him more going forward!"
Andrew
Took Acting lessons from Stephen H.
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