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Christian C.

18 Reviews
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
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Christian C.

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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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Wallita B.
I have taken Acting with Christian for about a month now. He is truly passionate about what he does and pushed his students forward to succeed. Compare to my first lesson, I felt more confident in myself to get into character and expressing it out. He went above and beyond in explaining every little detail to help in every step of the way. He is one of the best teacher so far that I have taken on TakeLesson. I look forward to every lessons, plus they are quite fun!
Cornelia
From 0 to 100! Thanks so much, for pushing me over the edge and breaking everything down :) Bis bald
Cornelia
WOW! Speechless, he immediately pushed me out of my comfort zone and I am excited about my journey with him!

Gregory V.

28 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • B.A. Music Composition, Credits toward M.A. Music Education from Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, Pa
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Gregory V.

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I'll show you how to add resonance, clarity and power to your speaking voice.

About Gregory

Los Angeles & East Coast native currently looking for New Students who are excited about taking that first step to unveiling their musical dreams! The most direct & illustrious methods to unveiling one's musical dreams. Some prefer to take the round-about way...also my specialty. I am kind, unde

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Holly P.
Great teacher. I feel very comfortable during lessons. And I also feel confident that I'll grow and reach my goals with my acoustic guitar.
Diana Y.
First lesson was so informative. Jumped right in and he knew exactly where to start with me and what I needed. .Great personality and knows how to teach, that coming from a teacher myself. Looking forward to the next one!
Sean
Great Lesson!
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Lourdes G.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Awarded The 7th Annual Aurora Awards from The 7th Annual Aurora Awards
  • Certified Project Manager from Tech Skills -Tampa
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Lourdes G.

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I have been acting since I was 7 years old, at plays, commercials and film. International Experience I acted in France, Spain, Portugal, Brazil, Argentina and of course many feature films in the USA and in Brazil I teach how to shine on a cartoon voice over commercials and films

About Lourdes

My name is L HELENA GALLAGHER a Professional with twenty years of experience in the Art of Science & Technology, Videography, International Business & Marketing, communication, TV & Radio producer, Commercial Artistic Director, Film Director, Film acting. Theatre + much more. I share my knowledg

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Karen
Great first class, I really liked Lourdes!
Carl
One of the nicest, most articulate and intelligent language coach/instructors I have ever had. A real pleasure to train with. I would highly recommend her services.

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Carly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Theatre (Acting) from Arizona State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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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Danielle D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $85
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Theater & English from University of Massachusetts, Amherst
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Danielle D.

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I have over 30 years of experience as a professional actor in television, film and theater. My approach to the work incorporates a number of acting tools, tips and exercises that are easy to grasp and apply. These tools are designed to help encourage spontaneity, naturalistic and compelling human behavior and allow you to bring a cool confidence to your work as an actor. Acting is a skill that needs to be honed and developed so you are excited about what you can bring to a role. I LOVE what I do and sharing my skills and craft with you is a thrill! Let's get started!

About Danielle

I have 25+ years of professional acting experience in televison, theater and film. I am a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where I received a B.A. in Theater and English. I also attended the prestigious National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford

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Jeremy
Danielle is amazing and helped me make some big changes in 4-weeks. If you are willing to put in the work and take direct feedback you should definitely book sessions with her!
Douglas
Danielle is top notch. She brings so much experience, training, and talent to the table, finding new ways to help get to the root of the conversation. She helped me realize new potential by looking for ways to find my true, authentic voice. I cannot recommend her highly enough!
Ivan
Danielle is a fantastic actor and coach! I've had the pleasure of sharing a stage with her and working with her as my acting coach for many years. Her approach to material helps to simplify the (seemingly) most complicated scenes. Her focus on naturalistic acting and "in the moment" spontaneity is exactly what every actor--at any level--needs to make their work real and full of life.

Ivan P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Russian, Ukraine
  • Teaches students 10 to 70
  • Professional Ballet dancer from Ukraine Dnipro Art College
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Ivan P.

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Private work on shape and function of the body.Musicality from the moment you stand in first position. Relationship to music in the form itself and toward the music you are hearing. Turns, jumps, adagio, petite allegro, alignment, balance. Barre. Center. Feet. Head.....

About Ivan

Ivan Pryntsev. I'm born from Ukraine, where started professional academy at the age of 10 at the Dnipro Ballet academy. After academy was study college and in time join company at 16 years. IN time when was study college travel to China with Dnipro Ballet Theatre and danced there Swan Lake. ( P

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"Wendy is well connected to the theater in scene in Chicago. She currently helping my son prepare for college theater programs. Her knowledge, experience and flexibility are very helpful."
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Took Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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"Kathryn has helped me build my skills and confidence in presenting and recording myself on video for corporate and sales facing content. No detail too small or not discussed... in a good way... from lighting, to microphone placement, to clothing, to make-up, to how to mentally prepare before hand, to the content and the delivery. This is the beginning of what I hope to be a long term journey to continuously hone my skills. She is down to earth, real, genuine, kind and funny. Money very well invested."
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"I don't normally write reviews, but she was fantastic! She really knows what she's doing and I enjoyed her. Great lesson! Would definitely recommend her to anyone!"
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Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Working with Adam has been great so far. He is a great teacher who understands the craft very well. He has taught me certain techniques of the craft that have helped me to begin to get a feel for what acting is all about. I would recommend Adam to anyone interested in acting."
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Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"Sol is an amazing teacher!! She takes the time to explain things to her students while at the same time, she gives them the tools to actually find the answere on their own. And she makes the class super exciting!!👍"
Raphael
Took Flamenco lessons from Sol K.
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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."
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Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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Took Choir lessons from Michelle A.
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