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Christian C.

18 Reviews
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • B.A. in Theater Acting from Illinois State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Christian C.

18 Reviews
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I am ready to meet with actors of all ages and experience levels. This business is fast moving and can be vague at times leaving you wondering what could you have done differently if you didn't book the job. I want you to succeed, but first you need the proper tools to get to that next level of your career. From my experience of working in LA and Chicago as well as drawing from previous instructors, you will learn more than just basic acting exercises. Gain an upper hand on your contemporaries!

About Christian

I am a working actor from Chicago as well as a member of SAG/AFTRA since 2009. Since graduating from Illinois State University in 2003, I hit the ground running and worked with Chicago Dance Crash for 3 years as a company member. I solidified my theater acting muscles for 4 years before moving to L

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He knows his stuff and is very encouraging!
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First acting teacher that got me able to sound realistic when acting and not so scripted. Great teacher
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Nancy R.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Masters in Music Performance from Manhattan School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nancy R.

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I have extensive experience as a stage actor and teach actors of all ages. I use a natural, holistic approach and am proud to say that my students are almost always the best actors in their performances!

About Nancy

I believe in the extraordinary power of music to communicate, to inspire and, often, to heal. That belief inspires all my work. My goal is to help you find the power to express express through singing your unique self. It doesn't matter whether your voice is professional quality or whether it'

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Debbie Vidovich
Nancy is very caring, honest and made me feel comfortable singing for her. She is very encouraging And thorough in her assessment
Peter
This was my first lesson with Nancy. She was terrific. Experienced, reassuring, capable. I feel very luck that I'm in such good hands.
Ter L.
Nancy is very professional and has a great amount of knowledge.
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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Theater/Voice from University of Kansas
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Wendy P.

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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.
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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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Stephanie B.

210 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks Romanian, ASL, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephanie B.

210 Reviews
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Have been training actors in NYC for 15 years and many have gone on to films, TV, getting agents, winning awards. Have been a director and casting director in both NY and LA and know what auditions entail and what they want to see in order to cast you!

About Stephanie

Although splitting my time between NY and Florida, I still promise to my acting students you WILL book work. My accent student will sound cleaner. I will teach you the nuts and bolts of it all and then help you book bigger and better jobs as we work. You will have some homework as you must work

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Natalie O.
Super fun an knowledgable! She'll teach you about the craft as well as the business and technical sides of performance.
Jacqueline M.
A wonderful person to talk to if you're interested in acting professionally or just getting better for recreational purposes.
marvella
The goals were established in the first class. It was a great experience.

Adam Ross G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2008
  • Awarded Jimmy Nederlander Award Nominee from Jimmy Nederlander
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Adam Ross G.

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I am here to help you discover, build, and understand YOUR voice.

Lessons are open to both children and adults and available remotely via skype.

Whether you are pursuing voice training for professional purposes or passion, I am here to help you discover, build, and understand your voice with the goal of using your tool to share songs and stories in your own way.

In addition to voice lessons, I also offer sessions on:

Audition Repetoire, Music Theater

Audition Coaching- Acting Sides, Songs.

Music Theater industry consultations

I work with each client individually and tailor our sessions toward your interests and goals.

My Technique: Through analysis, practice, and exercise, we will develop your voice into an instrument and tool for storytelling. My unique approach guides and teaches you the techniques of breath work, strength, and conditioning. Our lessons will help you build an understanding of how to execute various styles whether your focus is ...

About Adam Ross

Hey Guys!! I am here to help you discover, build, and understand YOUR voice. Lessons are open to both children and adults and available remotely via TakeLessons, and other online outlets. Whether you are pursuing voice training for professional purposes or passion, I am here to help you dis

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Emily
INCREDIBLE, HELPFUL, AND ALL AROUND AMAZING TEACHER! Not enough good things to say about Adam. He knows his craft, is extremely talented, and knows how to communicate in a way that makes it easy to understand and improve in just a few short lessons. A very patient and kind person who has helped my singing and stage presence tremendously. Highly recommended!
Rebecca
I highly recommend Adam as a voice teacher.
My 10 year old daughter Spencer has been wanting to take a lesson for so long she's always singing Disney songs around the house, and finally I thought, why not give it a go.
When I first met Adam his smile was infectious, and I could already tell he knew what he was doing, and this was the right choice.
He sat down at the piano we have at home, and began doing scale work, within minutes time, I could already see that Emily was already enjoying the lesson.
They worked learning "For the First Time In Forever" together, and Emily now sings both parts, and very well/on pitch might I add.
Spencer takes lessons from Adam bi weekly, and is always anxious for him to come and share his knowledge with her.
I couldn't recommend him enough!
Sue
I had never had a voice lesson before in my life, and wanted to try this out as I have always been interested in singing.
I had one lesson with Adam, and now take lessons with him multiple times a month. He has not only helped me gain confidence in my vocal ability, but continues to provide fantastic training, and I feel my voice getting stronger with each lesson. I had no idea that I had an upper register, nor did I understand what that meant prior to working with Adam.
I can proudly say I am finding my voice more and more everyday.
He has shown me that anyone can truly be a singer.
Thank you Adam for your patience and time with me!

A. Yasmine T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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A. Yasmine T.

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I hold a B.F.A. in Theatre Arts and tutor students of all ages in acting for stage and on-camera.

About A. Yasmine

Hello! As a classical and crossover singer, I hold a tremendous passion for music and the singing voice. I have sung for many years with groups, including Artes Vocales of Los Angeles, where I am a frequent soloist and former board member; California Philharmonic at Walt Disney Concert Hall; San Fr

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Bloomington, IL

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Bloomington is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $125 per hour.
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"I’ve been taking lessons with Nicholas for about a month now and learned a lot in so little time I strongly and highly recommend Nicholas he gives you the confidence and skills you need to be an actor and takes his kraft seriously"
Raymond G
Took Acting lessons from Nicholas M.
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"She really works well with kids."
Monica
Took Acting lessons from Mallory B.
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"Awesome overall. Very enthusiastic and extremely helpful to our son. Highly recommended."
Armando
Took Acting lessons from Keith K.
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"I loved working with Michael. I am learning a lot and will resume lessons after the holidays. He was a really great coach , answered all questions honestly and encouraged me as well as guided.
Thanks so much Michael, see you in Jan 2020"
Mychal
Took Acting lessons from Michael O.
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"Alexandra is fantastic! Super personal, gifted and able to teach her acting skills very well and easy to work with!!! We love her!!"
Jennie
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"It's an amazing feeling when you find someone who is a master at the craft and can teach it too!

Shauna's previous extensive theatre training and instruction is UNDENIABLE. Because of this, she brings much more to the table than the average acting coach.

She made me realize there's SO much more than just breaking down a scene and creating a character. She made me think about where the character is going physically as well as emotionally, and why. I continue to grow and improve with each lesson with her. I'm so lucky to have found Shauna, and strongly recommend her to all actors."
River
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"Alexa is a terrific teacher. She's kind and supportive, yet helps you stretch as an actor. She also incorporates a lot of great information on the business of acting into her classes -- which is so important for creating the career you desire. She encourages you to read, watch, study, practice everything you can in regards to acting. I learned a lot and grew as an actor from her class."
April
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra A.
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"Great teacher and gets straight to the point. I cant wait to see what more i will learn on my dream to becoming an actor"
Carlos
Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"I was one of Jeremy's acting students at Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute last year, and i can say honestly he was and still remains my favorite acting teachers i have ever had. He is so incredibly talented himself and passionate about acting and it makes the student even more passionate. He took time to personally help each student and didn't just address us as a whole. His class is fun and very very helpful! He also teaches you about some of the business and tips for auditioning, its not just acting, he is amazing and i miss his class always:)!He also took headshots for my class which I've gotten parts with!:) Everyone take his class!"
Sarah
Took Acting lessons from Jeremy K.
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"Hunter was the perfect coach to have! She was so friendly, patient and quick to absorb the sides. I was actually surprised at how fast she understood the nuances of the script. She gave insight on the scene and characters that I didn't catch which helps a lot. I will absolutely book her again! Thanks so much Hunter!"
Amy
Took Acting lessons from Hunter P.
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