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Ny Y.

2 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $65
  • Speaks Spanish, Patois
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students Male: 21 and up; Female: 20 and up
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Ny Y.

2 Reviews
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Improv Acting using the HA method-combination of Holistic and faith-based techniques!

Breathing
Engaging
Memorizing
Connecting

All parts of the mind, body, spirit during scenes.

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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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.

Cathy C.

Chicago, IL
Starting at $34
  • Theater from University of GA
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cathy C.

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I have 15 years experience directing.

About Cathy

I teach drama for CPS and teach private lessons in my spare time is

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Josh L.

8 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Josh L.

8 Reviews
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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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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.
Alexa
Alexa was excited to take lessons with Josh and really enjoyed them!
David
Josh was very helpful for a beginner like myself. He got me started on my path.

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Amy C.

20 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • BA from SUNY at Purchase
  • Teaching since 1987
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Amy C.

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Online Improv Acting Teacher
About Amy

I have been a voice, acting, and teacher of creative arts for over 25 years. My background includes ten years of classical voice training with Maestro Julio Berrocal, as well as vocal training through the Feldenkrais approach with Marcy Lindhiemer. In acting, I have studied with renowned Stanislavs

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Alan L.
A very good first lesson. We went over breathing exercises and scales. Also had time for Amy to critique my speaking style through a portion of a speech I will be giving in a month. Time well-spent.

She briefly went over the next lesson plan and gave me a little homework to do as well.

I got a lot out of this lesson and I can see how this will help me accomplish my goal of being a better public speaker and having a more controlled and stronger voice.

Looking forward to future lessons.
Kenny T.
Patient. Gifted Teacher!
Winnie C.
Amy is absolutely incredible. She showed keen interest in my concerns and challenges. She listened and knew exactly what I needed to do to get to where I want to be. She makes it easy for me to understand and she is truly a great coach. I can’t wait to see her again.
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Jennifer V.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Multimedia Performing Arts BFA from Lehman College
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Jennifer V.

19 Reviews
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Online Improv Acting Teacher

A lot of acting and learning improv techniques!

About Jennifer

Lehman College, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graduate! I am a Musical Theatre Performer. I perform all the time and believe that warm-ups are a big importance when it comes to performing. Technique is something I have been studying for a while, and I am consistently learning what new techniques work for

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Jose Piedra
Great experience, very patient and informative.
Lucretia
I love it
Kamali
I started getting better at math homework
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Jeremy K.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • BFA in Drama from New York University - Tisch School of the Arts
  • Awarded "Director's Choice" award from San Francisco International Festival of Short Films
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeremy K.

11 Reviews
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Online Improv Acting Teacher

I have been teaching and coaching actors for 20 years. My students work professionally on stage, TV and film. Within the first few lessons, you will understand how to create a character. Soon, you will have the skills to book a role. I specialize in method acting, but draw upon my experience at The Second City (improvisation) in Chicago and other training I have had. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels; I can't wait to meet you!

About Jeremy

Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Philip B.
Really Great teacher, patient, knowlegable and listens. Highly recommend.
cindy
My son enjoys his acting lessons immensely. Jeremy always makes him feel comfortable and at ease. His method is fantastic.
Kieran
I would recommend Jeremy to any 1st timer actor or actor very professional great teacher

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Average Cost of Improv Acting Lessons in Chicago, IL

The average cost of 60-minute improv acting lessons in Chicago is $70. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $127 per hour.
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$42 average
45 min
$53 average
60 min
$70 average

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"Amy is very professional and knowledgable as well as focused. Her manner of working is positive and informative. I am enjoying working with her."
- Kathleen A. Brennan
Took Improv Acting lessons from Amy C.
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"Took the time to find more out about me as Sam individual so that she could meet me where I am. Very encouraging."
- Michele
Took Improv Acting lessons from Amy C.
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"Christine, is not only an amazing person but her ability to teach the skills necessary in improv are first rate. As an instructor she is able to give hands on advice, and challenges her students to take chances!! I looked forward to every class without hesitation !"
- Marie
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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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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"Arlys listened well and focused on what my goals are, where I wanted to go with these lessons. I really enjoyed it, she made it fun."
- Dean
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"David is such a supportive, knowledgeable, and fun teacher! His improv lessons are enriching my life and career in major ways by helping me access my power and leave my petty worries and self-consciousness behind. I highly recommended him!"
- Heather
Took Improv Acting lessons from David T.
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"We just had our first session with Arlys and she as awesome! My kids were a little hesitant at first but by the end they couldn’t wait to do another one!"
- Azalea
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"So far so great"
- Timothy Robinson
Took Improv Acting lessons from Hunter S.
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"Brad is a FANTASTIC teacher! He has taught many classes with Christian Youth Theater (CYT) and is our Improv coach in McHenry county. Our kids and parents absolutely adore him!!! He works so well with the kids that at our annual overnight camp this summer, one of his students was able to lead an improv game in front of 120 people. Our kids have grown enormously through Brad’s teaching and they just love being around him."
- Gina Beck, Class Coordinator for CYT Chicago
Took Improv Acting lessons from Brad W.
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"James was a wonderful instructor! Not only did he make my son feel confident about taking lessons he offered great advice and guidance about the acting industry. I would definitely recommend him to anyone seriously interested in improving their acting skills. My son is 12 years old."
- Erin Virgili
Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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