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Tim M.

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Villa Park, IL
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
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Tim M.

Villa Park, IL

(2)

Tim started his West Coast Swing journey 3 Years ago at Chicago’s West Coast Wednesday. Since then he has traveled the country attending events and soaking up the knowledge of the best WCS Instructors in the world. He has worked his way through the WCS ranks to an advanced level with hopes to become an All Star in the coming years. His teaching method is centered around having fun but also working hard in order to maximize the potential of each and every one of his students.

About Tim

Tim started his West Coast Swing journey 3 Years ago at Chicago’s West Coast Wednesday. Since then he has traveled the country attending events and soaking up the knowledge of the best WCS Instructors in the world. He has worked his way through the WCS ranks to an advanced level with hopes to beco

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October 22, 2019
Meg
Tim has definitely exceeded expectations. Once I started working with him I finally started seeing improvement in my dance after 3 years of struggle.
October 21, 2019
Brad W
Tim is a fantastic swing teacher. Whether you’re dancing for competition or just for hobby, Tim cares about your growth and will be dedicated to helping you achieve your dancing goals!
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Margo L.

(35)
Chicago, IL
Starting at $19
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1997
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Need to get a group sounding its best? I am the one to make it happen! I teach two to five part harmony and have an ear to correct discrepancies within a blend of sounds.

About Margo

Are you ready to fall in love with your voice? Are you ready for something different? If your voice isn’t becoming to you, YOU should be coming to ME! I know what it's like to be frustrated with boring exercises and processes that seem to take a lot of time but yield no results. That's why I d

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February 18, 2019
Tina S.
Margo is so talented, she is knowledgeable in techniques and has a special ability to know exactly
how to taylor your needs.
December 30, 2018
Monica G.
Very helpful and encouraging.
December 14, 2018
Aleya
Margo was amazing! I went to Margo to improve my speech and speaking voice. Within a few minutes of talking to me, Margo diagnosed my problem and gave me execercises to do. I saw improvements in my speech after the first session! Her fun personality made the sessions enjoyable and I walked away with helpful excercises.
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Josh L.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I have been performing with various theater and improvised theater groups in Chicago for about 4 years. My main focus is long form improvisation. We can take the sessions in many different directions depending on where you want to go.

About Josh

Hi, there! My name is Josh, and I can't wait to meet you! I am fairly new to private teaching and am looking forward to helping my students get a good solid start with either piano, or improvised theatre. I studied theatre in Philadelphia at the University of the Arts, and I trained at the IO thea

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November 30, 2017
Charlie M.
My 10-year old son Charlie had a great first lesson with Josh. He accomplished a lot in his session and Charlie is excited for the next lessons. Josh is very patient and kind.
July 18, 2016
Alexa
Alexa was excited to take lessons with Josh and really enjoyed them!
March 19, 2016
David
Josh was very helpful for a beginner like myself. He got me started on my path.

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Rob P.

(5)
Voice Acting
Starting at $35
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 8 to 75
  • Acting from Self Employed
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Teaching came to me through the recommendations of my own acting teachers. When I followed their advice I found that I could really connect and communicate with my students with the same clarity and communication that I had with other actors. I found that I could really assess and convey to them what they needed to really crystallize both their experience and delivery of a given character and/ or scene, and in such a way that they REALLY enjoy the process! Together we take them on a journey of enhanced self-discovery and delivery. My lifetime in the performing arts, close to 20 years of professional acting (on both coasts), years of intensive study with some of the true greats (Gary Austin, Dave Razowsky, Barbara Niven, Terry Schreiber, Wenndy Mackenzie, Jeffrey Sweet, Carol Fox Prescott, and others), and experience directing, casting, and producing in Los Angeles all inform the process we engage. I'm proud to say that many of my students have exclaimed that my class was the best, or ...

About Rob

*PLEASE NOTE: I am currently away a lot, so most sessions will be online. HOWEVER, when signing up check with me re our locations at the time and perhaps we can schedule an in-person session. ALSO, I LOVE to travel to locations to teach private tutorials or group workshops and would love to do so!

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November 18, 2017
Lucas C.
Great experience! Really kind, fun, casual, and expressive, and I can't wait for more lessons!
October 4, 2017
Cheryl
As an acting coach/teacher, Rob is warm, intuitive, and very giving - as an actor himself, he is talented, surprising, and inventive; it is such a joy to watch him take these wonderful gifts and translate them back and forth between the two arenas. He has much to share as an instructor - highly recommended!
September 28, 2017
Shamos
Rob's many years of experience coupled with his open and fun personality make him a perfect mentor and teacher for anyone interested in trying their hand at acting! Treat yourself!
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Sara Ann B.

(23)
Speaking Voice
Starting at $30
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1961
  • B.M. cum laude, music education and voice from Marywood University, Scranton, PA.
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How to project your voice without injurying it since my speech-language pathology specialty for 30 years has been the voice. If you want to be an interviewer or promote your book, I'm your tone quality expert.

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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November 2, 2019
Ashok K.
Sara is a very professional and experienced teacher. I had a first session with her and she knows now what I need to work on. So she designs the syllabus accordingly. Can’t wait to get rid of my thick accent. I enjoy it
September 23, 2019
CHAE
Sara was wonderful. She taught me NVC framework that was very much helpful in sharing my feelings with another person. I highly recommend her to anyone who wants to improve social communication skills. I am going to take her class again once my work has slowed down!
September 23, 2019
Noheli A.
Sara Ann is amazing! I absolutely loved the lessons with her. She is definitely an expert. Not only she spotted all my bad habits with pronunciation and provided exercises and training to get rid of them, but she also made every lesson fun.

I had 4 lessons with her so far, now waiting for my last one. She asked me to tell her what I would like from her for my last lesson... honestly, I want her to keep doing what she's been doing - nothing different. I don't think a teacher can get any better than her!

Thanks, Sara Ann!
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Mia R.

(21)
Child Acting
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I can help youngsters overcome stage fright and gain confidence and poise for auditions and performance.

About Mia

I am a professional singer and actress with opera and musical theater credits. Singing is my passion! I love to sing, and I LOVE to teach others to sing! The human voice is the most natural instrument of all, and helping others to bring out the beauty of the natural instrument that lies within t

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September 17, 2019
Matthew
Mia’s experience came through right away and I was glad I found her through this site. We started working on a few things to improve technique and Mia pointed out several major foundational concepts to begin thinking about. The lesson was a lot of fun!
August 16, 2019
Marie mcconkey
Mia is amazing!!

She is a pleasure to learn from and to spend time with!!

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July 11, 2019
Himali
She is amazing as a teacher and a singer. I was looking for formal training to advance in my singing and understand what I am doing wrong. And Mia have helped me so much in just 3 classes. As a singer I felt stuck and wanted to advance my skills and I was very doubtful of teachers but I can say with confidence Mia is the perfect teacher for me. She makes it so comfortable for me to explore my voice and range. So far everything she has taught me has helped me realize my mistakes that were holding me back from singing at my best. She is also very accommodating in terms of class schedule. I always look forward to my class with her.

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"Has great energy, draws on many personal examples and analogies to make her points stick. Understood my core needs from the lessons. Look forward to more!"
- Marcus
Took Voice Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Benita understands how to teach passion and expression to others. She has the unique talent not only as a dancer herself but as a teacher to bring than on to her students. Very few teachers can do that.
To quote from Mozart in the jungle.
She dances/teaches with the blood."
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Took Ballet lessons from Benita B.
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"I was in multiple productions with Ms Rebecca and each time she brought me out of my comfort zone. She has made me look at all of my skills and put each of them to the test."
- Lucas
Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"I have worked with Randy directly for over 10 years professionally and there aren't enough good things I can say about him. First I must address our ease of communication. To speak to Randy for 5 minutes is to feel like you've known him your entire life. He instantly puts you at ease by giving off the vibe of your favorite relative. He truly has interest and concern for his students and wants only the best for them.
Speaking to his abilities, he has been a knowledgable member of the creative and musical communities for his entire life. His talents are wide reaching and numerous. He also teaches with worldly experience. Randy gives room for the student to figure things out for themselves while still providing the desired support needed for progress and growth.
Randy is a mentor of mine. After spending only a short amount of time learning from him, I knew that I was not only gaining superior knowledge and training but a lifelong friend.
I was lucky enough to grow up right down the street from his home, but we've also worked in studio and online.
Anyway you slice it:
You hit the jackpot by hiring this guy."
- Steve
Took Spoken Word lessons from Randy L.
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"Alyssa is AWESOME! She coached me on an audition piece and her insight was invaluable. I booked the job and I'm sure it was in part because of the work we did together. She has a wonderful energy and a keen eye, and creates a safe, welcoming space to play and try new things. I highly recommend her to anyone looking for a coach- whether you're new to acting or are already established."
- Dorea
Took Acting lessons from Alyssa W.
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A long-time actor, I have had the pleasure of working with Bren on a variety of projects. Not only is she both an enthusiastic leader and team player, watching her with students, Bren has proven to be a knowledgeble and capable teacher, encouraging students, and bringing out more vocally than most expected of themselves. Bren herself is an experienced singer and v/o artist, well-qualified to help others develop vocally."
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Brenda R.
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"I became a fan of Jacob's theatre work in NYC. It's always fresh and inventive, which is why I coach with him on my audition scenes. I primarily go in for tv/film work, but his classical training foundation and fresh perspective translate to the screen. If you're looking for affordable coaching with a cutting edge, up and coming artist- call Jake!"
- Sarah
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Jake O.
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"I can't recommend Shauna highly enough. She's very knowledgeable, very easy to work with (she's warm and approachable—she'll put you at ease right away), and she's also a lot of fun! She really understands actors, and, it's clear to me, loves working with them. She's also a terrific voice teacher, and a terrific audition coach. Take a lesson with her. You won't regret it."
- Jessica
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"Kelsey was great. Very helpful and fun. Really excited to be taking lessons from Kelsey. She is a perfect instructor to get me prepared for my performance."
- Shelley
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Great supportive teacher!"
- Susan
Took Belly Dancing lessons from Sasha C.
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