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Elizabeth B.

49 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
  • Master of Fine Arts from Goddard College
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Elizabeth B.

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Screenwriting and Creative Writing lessons/coaching/consulting-all genres and levels. Learn from a published writer/screenwriter who has a literary agent, an MFA in Creative Writing, and who is a college writing professor. Learn all about crafting your book or screenplay with focused coaching and lessons on all the elements of the craft: character, plot, structure, dialogue, point-of-view, setting, theme, and more. We will work on developing your writing through exercises, readings, and writing and revising. You will write and learn at the same time, in a supportive online classroom. Classes are tailored for your needs. I do manuscript and screenplay critiques as well.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Tom
I'm an intermediate player who needed refinement and refresher of my core techniques. I went to Elizabeth because she has a background in both fiddle & classical. After watching me play, she affirmed that which I was doing correctly and then helped me to improve where I was lacking. I would recommend Elizabeth.
Heather R.
really good
Donald
Good lesson!
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Monica S.

12 Reviews
Harwood Heights, IL
Starting at $30
  • Awarded National Chorale Award from Ridgewood High School
  • Musical Theatre from North Central College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Monica S.

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I am a professional actor that has been performing all over the US for over 10 years. I can help you with everything from audition technique, to monologue prep, to college admissions - etc. Drama? Comedy? You name it - no problem.

About Monica

I have been a professional Singer, Actor and occasional Dancer for the past 16 years with a Bachelors Degree in Musical Theatre. I love teaching just as much as I love performing. I have at least a little experience in everything performance related. You name it - chances are I've done it! The

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Sharon
Monica has been working with my 10 year old daughter over the past year to help prepare her for musical vocal performances. My daughter is quite picky and introverted and simply LOVES her voice lessons with Monica! In addition to vocal technique and hygiene, they discuss and practice telling a story and dissect the emotions behind the song. Monica is so warm, positive, engaged, and can make anyone feel comfortable, seen, understood, and more confident in their performing ability. The hour lesson flies by for my daughter and Monica makes her feel special to boot!
Glenn F.
I took my first lesson with Monica and everything was great. I have a lot to learn, and I think she is giving me the proper foundation so that I can eventually become a decent singer.
Katelyn
My daughter loved it! She is looking forward to continuing to work with Monica.

Ny Y.

3 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Spanish, Patois
  • Teaches students Male: 21 and up; Female: 20 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Ny Y.

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All levels welcome to these theatre classes!

About Ny

Hello ♥ My name is Ny! Here to help you grow on your life's journey! My experience includes 15+ years in professional and community theatre projects. Also, I'm a professionally trained gospel, contemporary, and classical singer for over 20 years. Educational Background: B.A in Psychology,

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Devan
Ny is such a great teacher/healer. Ny takes a holistic approach to her lessons. She not only helps you with your vocal technique, she also helps you connect with the emotion of the music. She's a wonderful teacher!
Armayia ..
It’s very comfortable talking with and learning from her!
Madison J.
Ny is kind, firm and encouraging! I'm really enjoying our lessons so far.

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Azalea L.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish, English, American Sign Language
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Master of Music Performance in Opera Directing from The University of Texas at Austin
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Azalea L.

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Looking for a teacher, a mentor, or someone to stage, choreograph, and/or direct a music or theatre performance? Your search is done! I have a Master's degree of Music Performance in Opera Directing and a Bachelor's degree in Vocal Performance. My background in music, theatre, and dance exceeds more than 10 years. I have experience in Opera, Musical Theatre, Theatre for Young Audiences, among others. Feel free to contact me with any questions.
*También se habla español.*

About Azalea

Welcome! My name is Azalea, I grew up in Mexico and I am fluent in both English and Spanish. I hold a Master's degree and I have been teaching since 2012. Some of my classroom settings include private lessons, group lessons, summer camps, online lessons, among others. I have experience working with

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Mark F.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Outstanding soloist from West Mesa Jazz festival- Albuquerque. NM
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Mark F.

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About Mark

I am a lifelong lover of music and education. I will use my 41years of performance experience to show students how to play guitar, bass, or sing, but more importantly, how to enjoy those things! I believe music is, first and foremost a source of joy, and my lessons are designed to bring that abo

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Joe G.
Mark was very informative can't wait to get going.got homework to practice should be fun
Eric S.
Mark teaches from different perspectives, excellent first lesson and I'm looking forward to being his student for future lessons!
Emily F.
Unfortunately, yesterday was my last lesson with Mark, as I am moving to Guam. I would definitely not be giving up my weekly lesson with him if that weren't the case! I've learned so much in the short couple months taking lessons from him. I would recommend him to anyone of any skill level. Very helpful and kind. :)

Rhonda H.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $26
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Rhonda H.

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Need to make a verbal presentation at school? work? church? Want your speech to be "awesome" it starts with your voice! Come work on diction, vocal dynamic, and phrasing.

About Rhonda

I am a Cleveland native who knows first hand what awesome impact music can make. I started singing at two with my dad. I attended Rainey Institute and then got accepted to Cleveland School of the Arts, where I majored in vocal music and minored in drama. For the last 15 years, I have had the honor

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Tiffany W.
excellent voice teacher

Ms Rhonda Harrell is an excellent teacher that I would definitely recommend. She encourages you to work hard to bring out the best in you. My daughter and I see this as a wonderful experience.

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"I don't know how to describe Christine, except amazing! I started taking her classes because I wanted to learn how to take myself/life less seriously and it's working!!! I would recommend Christine to anyone who is serious about improv or who just wants to learn how to really laugh and relax."
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Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"I am currently taking private dance lessons with Briana and it's been a great experience. Never having danced before, I wanted private instruction to learn to move with music and to get a great cardio workout. Briana delivers on both accounts. She lets me choose the music, teaches me to dance with it, and I work up a great sweat! My goal is confidence when dancing to music and we are exploring different genres for our sessions.

Briana makes every class enjoyable, she is flexible with my crazy schedule, and it's easy to see that she loves what she does. I feel comfortable learning from her as she provides great feedback and suggestions. I hope to continue to dance with her! :-)"
Melissa
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Briana S.
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"I recently started taking lessons with Nino. As someone who has had issues with confidence and especially how that relates to dance, I’d had negative experiences in the past with other instructors and studios, but this couldn’t be more different.

Nino immediately made me feel comfortable, his encouraging approach is so empowering. I feel as confident as when I’m dancing alone, but I’m learning a lot. He’s so knowledgeable, when I have specific questions about a move, he explains and demonstrates everything I need to know to execute it in the moment and to apply it later outside the lesson. Couldn’t recommend him more. Great, all around!!!!"
Gabrielle
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jonathan “Nino” B.
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"Fantastic teacher who really connects with and validates students."
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Took Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Kelsey is an amazing teacher! She absolutely loves what she does and has such a fun energy. Kelsey challenges you and helps you come out of your comfort zone to show your true potential. She has absolutely helped boost my confidence."
Erica
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Lindsay is very sweet and passionate about helping and teaching. She was very responsive and I had a lot of fun working with her."
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Took Ballet lessons from Lindsay B.
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"Very comfortable atmosphere. Rebecca is very personable and I want to bring my other daughter for lessons."
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Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"She's very nice, friendly and definitely know how to dance salsa. I like Elena, I feel like we are friends because she's a very warm hearted person, I'm like that as well."
Jacy
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Elena T.
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Took Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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