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Christian C.

(17)
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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October 20, 2019
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August 27, 2017
Michael
I enjoyed my session with Christian. He is fair and knowledgeable
August 20, 2017
Amy
Very knowledgable teacher! Christian is patient with me as a beginner and has a great teaching method whereby he never tells you exactly how to perform a piece, as that is not what acting is about.
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Jan N.

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Shakespearean Acting
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • MFA - Acting from Mankato State University
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Jan N.

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I have 20-plus years of experience as an acting teacher and have helped many students succeed in their auditions. I have experience in both stage and film acting, as well as in musical theatre performance. My focus is on helping students achieve believable and compelling performances that directors will remember. I also know the ins and outs of the business and can help students learn the ropes of the business side of "THE BIZ."

About Jan

I taught acting and directing at the college level for 18+ years. I have also coached and directed students from ages 9-70. I am trained in stage, film, commercial and voiceover acting and have worked professionally in all of these arenas. I also have lots of knowledge about the industry ins and

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September 10, 2019
Georgette C.
Just took first lesson, super excited to work with Jan! She’s very encouraging and gave me some great critiques. I felt like we got off to a great start. I am looking forward to future lessons and seeing what’s in store!
September 3, 2019
Joseph Pecylak
Great first lesson! Got to get some nerves out.
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Casey E.

(12)
Magic
Starting at $75
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Live Sound and Recording Engineering from Tulsa Community College
  • Teaching since 2003
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Casey E.

(12)

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From magic to music, and from theater to rock and Roll, Casey has done it all. For over 20 years, Casey has traveled the country performing for audiences from 1 to 20,000. He has a life-long history with stage productions, live sound, and stage lighting. He has been an award winning magician since he was the age of 7, and he has taught for over ten years.

Casey has an extensive magic "workshop" from which he teaches. He always keeps up-to-date with the new magic tricks, lectures, and trends. Casey can “perform” many of the current magic tricks on the market or on TV to help the student decide what they should work on.

There are many elements that make a good magician and a memorable magic show. Casey can help find the best ways to achieve the student’s goals in magic, all the way up to full-scale magic shows suitable for thousands.

For beginners, Casey can teach the fundamentals of magic, mentalism, sleight of hand, and any other form of magic, illusions, or trickery.

About Casey

**During the lesson, three HD webcams are used to offer every angle possible. After each lesson, students receive a private link to watch the recorded lesson of the instructor's webcams in 1080p HD, which the student can keep forever.** From magic to music, and from theater to rock and Roll, Ca

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October 1, 2019
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March 19, 2019
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November 6, 2018
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My son loved his first lesson with Casey! He looks forward to his next classes.

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Serenity G.

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Improv Comedy
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Improvisation is for everyone. Trained by The Second City, UCB, The Groundlings, iO, I am currently in Second City shows and have years of experience teaching and directing all levels. I have expertise in basic improv, long form, character work, and much more. We can fine tune a curriculum. I am also available for coaching long form teams or improv ensembles.

About Serenity

Improv is for everyone! Trained at Second City, UCB, The Groundlings, iO, and more, I have years of experience teaching, coaching, and directing individual and group improvisation. I perform at the Second City in Los Angeles regularly and specialize in catering improv to all levels with basic impro

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Tina B.

(31)
Improv Acting
Starting at $60
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Associate of Applied Science from Phillips Junior College
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So, what is improv? Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment. Often improvisers will take a suggestion from the audience, or or draw on some other source of inspiration to get started.

Improvisation, in my opinion, is one of the most important talents that an actor can acquire. I feel that it is essential in method acting and, as a theatre performer who understands that anything can happen on stage in front of a live audience, it is a tool of survival. Improv can also unlock our ability to be natural and, in turn, more believable.

Last but not least, an actor who has mastered the art of improv will be more confident and less nervous on stage.

About Tina

I started singing professionally at the age of fourteen. I have had leading roles in semi-professional theatre productions since I was seventeen. I have also been assistant director, musical director, choreographer, costumer and writer for many productions from West Side Story to My Fair Lady to

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June 28, 2019
Shelbie H.
Shelbie is so excited. Can not wait to next lesson
March 15, 2019
Paula
I absolutely loved my first class with Tina. I am very excited to continue voice lessons with her.
January 16, 2019
Grace E.
Tina was fabulous! Incredibly knowledgeable and attentive, my daughter is so excited to learn and train with Tina.
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Toya N.

(26)
Film and TV Acting
Starting at $79
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I have a Masters degree in Acting from the acclaimed Actors Studio Drama School in Manhattan, so I am well versed in most every acting technique; including Stanislavski, Strasberg, Meisner, Chekov, Hagen, Stella Adler, and beyond. I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2005 and my students are working actors! My main goal is to help you to develop your own set of tools for practicing the craft of acting, and to better understand your unique voice as an artist. Make sure to wear clothing you can move in during our sessions, and, most importantly, explore and just have fun!

About Toya

I have taught acting to small children, teens, and adults in community, private, and collegiate settings. I taught acting at the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. My love of the arts has enabled me to study and perform in various cities throughout the US; including Los An

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May 31, 2019
Olivia
Made a huge difference in my daughter’s voice in just an hour. Tangible lessons taught. Definitely doing more lessons with Toya!
May 22, 2019
Jill
Personable and affirming!
May 11, 2019
Kathryn
When I first started working with Ms. Toya, i was very apprehensive towards acting. However, she has inspired me to keep working towards my goals and instilled in me a confidence i had never known.

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