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Jeff F.

10 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Awarded Deans List of Academic Distinction from University of Northern Colorado
  • Teaches students 4 and up
  • Bachelor of Music Percussion Performance from University of Northern Colorado
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Jeff F.

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I have been working as a freelance musician and private instructor in Chicago for fifteen years. During this time I have been hired to perform Jazz, Rock, R/B, and world music. As an instructor I have maintained a studio of five to twenty students on a weekly basis. I hold a Bachelor of Music de

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Dan Carmona
Jeff is very good and thorough. Works hard with you to do the excercises right. Definitely would recommend him
Matt
Jeff provided a great overview for my daughter. Wonderful first lesson.
RIo
Jeff has been great with my 7 year old son learning Djembe and Bongos. Jeff gives clear concise instructions and practices the skills with him to work on during the week. My son is easily distracted and Jeff is very flexible and listens to what he has to say, using is as a way to teach and redirects. My son can't wait to go to class every week!
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MissG M.

26 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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MissG M.

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I have many years of experience choreographing for competition teams, performance troupes and artists.

I also choreograph for special occasions such as weddings and sweet sixteens, bar/bat mitzvahs and more.

About MissG

***CURRENTLY LOCATED IN CHICAGO*** *ACCEPTING ONLINE STUDENTS AND STUDENTS WHO ARE LOOKING FOR IN-HOME LESSONS ONLY. 60 AND 90 MINUTE DANCE OR YOGA CLASSES ARE NOT AVAILABLE FOR THE FIRST 5 LESSONS. PLEASE BOOK EITHER 30 OR 45 MINUTE LESSONS FOR YOUR FIRST PACKAGE OF CLASSES. Aside from d

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Emmeline K.
The best teacher ever!!! Super kind, engaging, patient! She adapts to any of your goals/teaching style! I love coming to class; I always leave with a smile no matter how I felt before :)

I started off doing hip hop with MissG, then we started doing more yoga and meditation which has been so fulfilling!
Caris
We had our first lesson this week which was amazing! My daughter was very excited after looking forward to her next lesson!

Serena P.

21 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 8 to 70
  • BFA Musical Theater from University of the Arts
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Serena P.

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Whether it's working on a new monologue, understanding the structures/rules of drama, or finding a new character, I can help you!

About Serena

Now teaching in-person singing, acting, and piano lessons in Ravenswood in Chicago, as well as online to anyone in the country! Serena is originally from the New York City area and has been acting, singing, dancing, and playing piano since she was young. As a teenager, she attended the prestigio

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Camille P.
Serena isn't only a talented pianist, she's a skilled instructor as well. She teaches everything you need to understand piano theory, improve finger strength and agility and acquire the best hand posture.

Serena tailors her lessons towards her student. Depending on my weekly progress, she recommended a detailed routine to consolidate my weaknesses and push me to improve.

Finally, Serena is eloquent and friendly. She explains things in a simple manner and does her best to understand you, your lifestyle and your objectives, all to provide the best experience . And she totally nails it.

Thank you Serena! :D
Alexandria Franklin
Serena is great. She is patient but pushes you just enough to see results. She helps you with singing technique as well as with techniques to make the song more genuine and authentic.
Jackie J.
She is a great teacher. She gave me several tips and exercises that were very helpful. She was very understanding when I had some computer glitches. Very friendly also. Highly recommend!

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Dr. Ollie J.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $37
  • Awarded Maryland Theatrical Solo Arist of the Year from Maryland State Art Council
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dr. Ollie J.

9 Reviews
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As Professor of Communication & Theater, I have exceptional experiences performing, producing, directing, and writing stage plays. My mission is to inspire and develop your unique gift. Fun, interactive, and applicable teaching techniques that will motivate the best you!

Personal attention in screenwriting, visualization, and developing the narrative. The pre-production training guides independent filmmakers and screenwriters in the concept and script development phase.

Professor Ollie has over 20 years experience in the film and theatre industry.

About Dr. Ollie

Professor of Communication & Theater with incredible experiences performing, producing, directing, and writing stage plays performed at the John F. Kennedy Center for the Performing Arts, Publick Playhouse, THEARC Theater, National Children's Museum and over 60 different stages annually. She is th

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Linda
It was my daughter's first contact with professional acting.
She has been talking about being an actress for quite a while now, so we decided to let her take a few lessons to see if she likes it.
Ollie was really comprehensive of our needs and made us see the big picture of that world... just what we needed, to start walking into that direction on the right path.
My daughter had a wonderful time with Ollie.
Kristyl N.
I booked 4 acting sessions with Ms. Ollie for my daughter. Ms. Ollie did a phenomenal job starting from scratch, coaching my daughter for her up coming audition. My daughter had no acting experience, she was shy, and soft spoken but in just 4 short days, Ms. Ollie turned her into a confident, outspoken young actress. My daughter nailed her audition thanks to Ollie!! I will highly recommend her as your acting coach.
Leana T.
Great person to work with! Cheerful. Listens to what you have to say. Ready to help you improve.
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Kim C.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Kim C.

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Kim trained in London, has directed The Complete Works of Wm Shakespeare (abridged) for Florida Studio Theatre and has performed for the Alabama Shakespeare Festival among many other productions.

About Kim

Kim C. enjoys a busy career as a working professional actress/writer/director voice over artist in theatre, broadcast, industrial, educational, film, radio and TV commercials, e-learning and web site development. She received an Emmy nomination in 2010 for her voice over characterizations and produ

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Jonathan
Kim is fantastic! Terrific lesson.
Shannon O.
A bundle of knowledge and energy! Fantastic teaching skills and Im looking forward to our next lesson and to learning with Kim!

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David
Kim jumped right in and learned everything she could about what I was working on so that she could help me perform at my very best. I can not say enough good things about all that she thought me. I recommend her to everyone I know. Her experience is second to none and her approach is genuine. Thank you for all the help Kim.
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Athan G.

56 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks German, English
  • Jazz Performance/Composition from California State University Northridge
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Athan G.

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Having worked on multiple movies, as well as collaborations with Emmy nominated film composers and orchestrators, I can guarantee that I will take your film music scoring to the next level! Using modern music writing techniques, as well as looking back to the film scoring greats that came before, we will develop a personal curriculum to help you reach your film scoring goals.

About Athan

Hello potential students! I have been teaching music for over eight years, and love teaching as much as music itself. As someone who started late (began drumming at age 16), and quickly progressed from complete (i.e. terrible) beginner to studying at nationally ranked CSU Northridge's jazz program,

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Dymond
Athan is the best! So patient and so helpful!
Jennifer
awesome
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"Jason was a great instructor. It was my 12 year old daughter's first exploration into acting. Jason was clear and concise with instruction and spent quite a bit of time outside the 1 hour home instruction class to find suitable monologues. If acting is something my daughter wants to explore further, we will definitely be going back to Jason."
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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Loads of fun! what a fantastic class! the first day i was honestly scared, within minutes of being around christine it is litereally impossible not to be comfterble! I can honestly say i havent laughed this hard in a long time!"
- Steve
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Mercy is an amazing teacher. Her love of dancing and technical insight into dancing make her a wonderful teacher!"
- Joe
Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Mercy H.
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"Such a fun and helpful teacher!"
- Ali
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Nicholas is a great coach and knows how to push me to get me to where I need to go. Highly recommended as an acting coach!"
- Jaydi
Took Method Acting lessons from Nicholas M.
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"Natalya is a great instructor, very professional, inspiring and encouraging! She is also demanding, which means she really cares about your progress."
- Olena
Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Natalya Z.
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"Hands down, this guy is one of the best choreographers out there and I have learned from many out there. He's really down to earth and fun.

He puts his all into making sure you're taken care of with whatever he's teaching. Guaranteed, you'll have a great time. :)"
- Haley
Took Dance lessons from Kenneth Jordan M.
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"I've had the pleasure to dance/perform with Denise professionally for many years in Los Angeles and recommend her to the fullest! Not only does she have a vast pedigree of dance/performance experience in the U.S. and abroad, but possesses the most wonderful attitude, passion for helping others, and consistent drive to excel in everything she does. Take a class from her? Absolutely!"
- Anne
Took Dance lessons from Denise P.
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"Mrs. Jan is sweet, fun & knowledgable. She makes Gian feels very comfortable and bring out the best of him. In one class he learn a lot of specific things to work on and improve."
- Gianfranco
Took Acting lessons from Jan L.
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"I had the most amazing experience with Ra!! She was very friendly and extremely motivational, especially for a novice such as my self. I felt really comfortable while learning, and had allot of un along the way! Ra is very knowledgeable and I'm excited for my next lesson."
- Dante
Took Dance lessons from Ra R.
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