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Jeremy K.

17 Reviews
Lake Forest, IL
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded "Director's Choice" award from San Francisco International Festival of Short Films
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Jeremy K.

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I have been teaching and coaching actors for over 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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Jennifer DePardo
Jeremy has gone above and beyond to get to know who my son is as a person in order to direct his instruction. Jeremy took the time to research my son's potential high school so as to prepare for the interview and audition process. Most importantly Jeremy has approached his lessons as an opportunity for my son to explore what creative talents he may have as well as giving him a chance to do the things he enjoys most. AND Jeremy gives parents feedback! Real, honest, actionable feedback. I have been very impressed.
Vina Chalice
Great creative writing intro class if you're curious to character development and comedy! Great explanation/examples, encouraging, and includes practical exercises you can use immediately. Thanks Jeremy.
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Jordan O.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Jordan O.

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About Jordan

Thank you for taking the time to view my profile- I look forward to helping you achieve your musical goals. I'm excited to announce that I'm now available to teach via Online if you're outside of my teaching radius or are seeking a more convenient alternative. I'm a professional guitarist with

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David D.
Good guy. Knows his stuff.
Paul M.
Jordan is very knowledgeable and a good teacher. You can find good guitar players that will show you how to play guitar, but Jordan is much more than that and can instruct even veteran players on how to improve their play.
Jerry E.
Great Instruction for all levels

I am in my mid-thirties and have never had any formal musical instruction until I started taking lessons with Jordan a few months ago. I was a little nervous about starting the lessons, but Jordan made me very comfortable right away. You definitely can tell he knows music inside and out. He is also very helpful about incorporating just enough music theory into each lesson, so I can expand my knowledge of theory, but not so much that I get overwhelmed. I would definitely recommend Jordan to anyone looking for a great vocal or guitar instructor.
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Elizabeth P.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Excellence in Brass Performance from New York University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2015
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Elizabeth P.

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Learn the basics of writing music for the movies! In our lessons you can expect to learn how to use Logic Pro X, how to make music from sample libraries and how to become a musical storyteller with picture. I'll give you all the tools you need to start writing sensitively for film in any genre.

About Elizabeth

Hi there! I am a classically trained, professional trombone player, ukulele player and songwriter and film composer working in New York City. I've been helping my students achieve their musical goals for 5 years! It's important to me that my students have a strong technical foundation that allows t

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Virginie
Ms. Elizabeth is very nice, professional, and kind. She effectively teaches techniques, improves skills, and solves problems. I like to study trombone with her. Thank you very much!
Rahm
First lesson today went very well— my son (12) is excited to continue! Looking forward to hopefully many more! Thanks, Elizabeth, for being very responsive and prepared.
Ashley H.
My daughter was so excited to play the Ukulele after her first lesson. She has already completed her practice sheet 5 Times.

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April S.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Master of Arts Education from Columbia University/City College of New York
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April S.

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Studied 'acting' with at Strasberg Institute, NYC: Walter Lott/Lee Strasberg instructors.
Performed in various off-broadway productions around NYC. Traveled with 'bus and truck tour of the Broadway play: No Place to be Somebody. Performed with NEC acting ensemble. Taught 'drama' while working as Board of Education teacher in public school. Method Acting Techniques are part of the training. Students will explore the 'senses' as part of sense memory techniques and learn monologues and dialogue training to sustain a deeper implementation of emotional using acting tools.

About April

I'm a 'classically trained' voice teacher who specializes in the biology of singing: JAZZ, R&B, POP, and GOSPEL. I have performance arts training and experience and have a liberal arts degree from Columbia University/Master of Fine Arts Education from City College of NY. I perform as a Jazz

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Olivia
April has such precision, kindness and astute ears. Thank you so much for helping me go back to basics, slow myself down and be consistent in my practice!
Mara
I studied with April S. for a year; I see my “great” improvements; breathing, holding notes, and discovering that I wasn’t tone deaf. I loved every second of every minute I spent learning to sing with April S. I plan to take more lessons in the future. It was my joy studying with April S.; it was a life long dream of mine to learn how to sing properly. I’m not where I want to be, but I’m so confident that with more lessons I will achieve everything I want with April S. as my vocal instructor.
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Ian S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Arabic
  • Awarded Tricia Scott Award from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ian S.

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I just graduated from the esteemed Acting undergraduate degree at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, after doing a year of the same degree at Emerson College in Boston- so I am very familiar with the audition and training styles of both the US and the UK! I have tons of experience teaching various subjects to people of all ages, especially high schoolers preparing for college auditions in acting or musical theater. Whether it's Shakespeare, contemporary, MT, or high-style pieces you're looking to polish, I am your guy! Can't wait to meet you!

About Ian

Hey! My name's Ian, I'm an actor who just finished training at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Acting course. I'm familiar with both the US and UK audition and training styles, as I attended the Acting program at Emerson College before transferring to RCS. I have tons of experience teaching,

Lindsay R.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lindsay R.

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Do you have dreams of being on Broadway? Need help with an audition? Take it from a working professional with 20 years experience to help you. These lessons are for students pursuing theatrical acting and an understanding of theater. Students will learn fundamental terminology, a variety of acting techniques, and explore different genres of the stage. We will work on a variety of monologues, scene work character development, acting while singing and much more.

About Lindsay

Musical Theater is my passion and I have been fortunate enough to make a career of it from Broadway to TV & Film. Credits: Lindsay just finished her run starring at Tuacahn Amphitheatre as Ursula in The Little Mermaid, Elsa Schrader in The Sound of Music and Mary Poppins in Disney's When You Wish.

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Michael F.
Lindsay is a musical theater pro! She has helped me take my career to the next level and I just booked my first BROADWAY show! Thank you Lindsay!

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"Molly is absolutely fantastic and I would recommend her to anyone who wants to add to their acting portfolio."
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Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"I've never had a dance lesson before and was pretty nervous about this but Tanya made me feel comfortable and I eventually relaxed and enjoyed myself!

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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Tanya A.
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"Eleonora is an incredibly talented dancer and a fun, encouraging teacher. She has experience and mastery in many styles of dance. I experienced her teaching with salsa and bachata, and she was absolutely amazing! I was able to do things I never thought possible. With her therapeutic dance classes, I experienced a lot of emotional release, freedom, and joy. I highly recommend dancing with Eleonora in any form and style!"
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Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Eleonora A.
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"I was very pleased with Nikisha
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An absolute pleasure to work with!!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Nikisha Z.
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"Thank you Ms. G for your class today. Soralya has gained some sweet moves after today's lesson. Looking forward to the next one."
Sorally
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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"Had a good first lesson! excited for the next"
Ashley
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Sara is amazing, gorgeous and professional. Definitely the best choice!"
Lilian
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"My 7yr old daughter loved her first lesson. Thank you!"
Barrett
Took Dance lessons from Shamarion N.
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"Chrystie is an amazing teacher and loves kids! She is open, honest, sweet and a talented teacher who has lots of experience working with adults and children. I highly recommend her!"
Elizabeth
Took Dance lessons from Chrystie S.
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"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!"
Emmeline
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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