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Shirley N.

5 Reviews
Hampton, GA
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 8 to 45
  • MFA, Acting from University of Southern California
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shirley N.

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My goal is to share my knowledge as a classically trained actor and film director. I will create lesson plans catered to each individual that captures the complex and wonderful world of theatrical and on-camera performance. Students will be exposed to various acting methods created by Uta Hagen, Stanislavsky, Michael Chekhov, and others. Students will participate in multiple exercises and performances that will build and strengthen their bodies, voice, mind, and heart.

About Shirley

In 2008, I graduated from Georgetown University with a BA in Psychology and went on to receive my Masters in Fine Arts from the University of Southern California in 2012. As a graduate student at USC’s School of Dramatic Arts, I participated in the 3-year repertory acting program. While in graduat

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Aleena
Shirley is an excellent teacher, gives great structure advice , walks you through everything every step of the way
Kyla R.
My daughter loves her class with Ms. Shirley and she feels that she has learned a lot in just the 3 sessions she has attended.
CoCo
I needed help with a college audition and had a close deadline. Shirley was able to help me prepare and feel confident about my work. She also told me what to expect when going into the audition so I would not be nervous.

Sara Ann B.

26 Reviews
Atlanta, GA
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Voice Gym from Bison Electronic of Orlando, FL.
  • B.M. cum laude, music education and voice from Marywood University, Scranton, PA.
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Sara Ann B.

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I have recently coached/directed actors/actresses from ages 7 through 74 in a Mahaffey Theater Class Acts production. Also, I have acted recently in a film and a dinner theater. You will learn how to alter the tone quality of your voice and especially the prep ideas before opening your mouth to audition.

About Sara Ann

I pace our lessons and over explain a technic to make certain the client gets the concept in a HUMORFUL, JOYFUL way. Patiently we apply it to a song that is your target song or to how and what you want product or YOU you want to sell to clients/your job/your promotion/ your new career. With two

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jiezhun G.
Sara is a great teacher, 5 stars plus many pluses. She can point out my problems quickly and let me practice efficiently. My accent got improved, and I recommend her to my friends who need the same help. Thank you Sara, you are my best friend too. Love you, sherry
Grace Y.
Take lessons recommended me Sara Ann Butler because she is a great teacher. I’ve enjoyed taking lessons with her, and I am happy she has high expectations and material that was useful. I wanted to improve my speaking voice, and she was able to point out the places I could make improvements and gave me methods to improve.
To disagree with a previous review, i’ve never heard her use any anti-racist or political views. She doesn’t expect me to behave like her, and when she teaches she uses “I” and “I” is the student.
I am happy that I took vocal training from her.
Brandi
At this age , she is very hot headed. Her ego is longer than a mile. She is racist, doesnt like African-American and Asian students accent. She was making fun of ppls accents. In the begining i thought she may be trying to make a point but no. Jes thats all anger. The first, i m paying you money for this class. So just teach what you supposed to teach not your racist and politcal views. And after a few classes, I said i dont feel comfortable talking about the race religious views and the next thing she did was cancelled all my lessons without even letting me know. Now i have to restart from the begining from a new teacher and it takes a while for a new teacher to understand your accents problems. She wants her students behave like her age oh please, come on, if the student is young in her 20s or 30s you dont act or behave like her or him. They just started their lives but your almost have lived your life. She should not teach here.
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Keith K.

14 Reviews
Stockbridge, GA
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Keith K.

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I have my masters in Theater performance. I have a love for live theater! I truly enjoy both drama and comedy equally. I have a passion for working with all levels, from beginners to highly skilled actors. Everyone can learn and be even more specific with every choice they make! Lets have fun!!

About Keith

I have been a professional performance coach and actor in Hollywood for the past 11 years. I coach and inspire the next generation of performers for stage and screen. My company is a performance arts company dedicated to educating and inspiring performers of all ages, including adults. Our lessons

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Victor M.
Great experience, Keith made me feel at ease from the very first lesson. He’s very knowledgeable and patient. I look forward to every class I have with him.
Armando
Awesome overall. Very enthusiastic and extremely helpful to our son. Highly recommended.
Laura
Keith is fantastic! He expects the highest level of preparation and performance from me at all my lessons and thus pushes me to be a better performer every time. He tailors my lessons to exactly what I need - specific work for upcoming auditions as well as more general work to expand my repertoire. His lessons are also not not limited singing coaching - he also provides coaching in acting and movement. I feel like I have presented some of my best work to auditors as a result of working with Keith! And he does all this in the friendliest manner possible so that my lessons are always a great combination of fun, hard work, and inspiration.

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Matthew H.

121 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $24
  • Speaks English, French
  • Awarded Awarded Student Favorite from Takelessons Community from TakeLessons
  • Bachelors in Communication from Washington State University - Edward R Murrow School of Communications
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Matthew H.

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Award-Winning Teacher - Networked/played with various members of Heart & Bad Company & Former Queensryche. Learn Your Favorite Songs Quickly & Accurately.
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Learn How To Play An Instrument or Sing with Celeb Online or In-Studio Music Lessons & Personal Coaching.. Develop The Sound & Singing Voice You Want & Need For Success! See How Associates Of Mine Made it On “NBC TV’s The Voice!" Learn Easy Achievable "Baby Steps" To Get You Started. 12 Steps

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Matthew is very knowledgeable and very patient, I enjoyed my first lesson.
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Carly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2019
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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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Viviana G.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, French, Spanish
  • Bachelor of Music, Film Music Scoring from Madonna University
  • Teaching since 1988
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Viviana G.

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How to merge music and video for a dreamy and emotional project!

About Viviana

Music teacher & Italian language teacher (mother-tongue,) with several years of experience and a large number of successful students. Viviana is an awarded vocal performer, composer, and conductor but she is mostly renowned and loved as a caring music teacher. She earned a Bachelor of

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Amber
Viviana is incredibly talented, professional, and kind. She has an amazing ability to take sophisticated concepts and make them accessible to beginners. In just six months I have learned to do things with my voice much sooner than I ever thought possible. My experience has been life-changing, and I leave every lesson feeling more empowered and uplifted than before.
Artun
Viviana is so professional and warm, she has helped me improve my voice in every way and stay positive throughout this journey. She's able to point out what's holding me back and patiently help me overcome it every step of the way. Thank you Viviana!
Kevin
I have had nothing but good interactions with Viviana every time I work with her. Each time she proceeds to make sure I am comprehending as well as I need to for each lesson. She always has a smile on her face and get the task at hand done. I have been with here for over a year and feel way more confident in my sight reading and playing abilities.

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"Dwan was amazing from the start. Very encouraging. The lesson was so much fun that the time flew by. She was great about making sure I was comfortable with the pace & content. I highly recommend taking a lesson with her. Can't wait for my next 1!"
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"Christian is a Great teacher. He has really helped me to understand acting."
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"Alexandra was a God-send for me. She was able to give me the instruction I needed to fine tune my audition pieces for my USC MFA in a matter of 3 sessions. She is very passionate about the craft and is a genuine person. She knows how to work with each actors' strengths to bring out their best performances. She works with you on getting of rid of habits that hinder your true potential. I am so blessed to have worked with her. I auditioned for the USC program after coaching with her and I feel confident about my chances. I highly recommend her."
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Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Great start to our sessions together. Looking forward to continuing to grow and learn from David's tutelage."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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