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Chrissy S.

(45)
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $45
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  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Awarded After School Marketing Program Scholarship from Chicago Tribune (A-S Marketing)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I'll show you how to develop a character or read a scene with another scene partner and I'll make the training fun! I'll help you choose good monologues and show you how to "cold read" a dialogue at an audition. Based on my education at Columbia I have lots of techniques to offer! If you want to you can bring a scene partner, otherwise I'll read the scenes with you.

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in

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November 15, 2019
Chava Bahle
Chrissy is an excellent teacher! She is patient, flexible, kind, encouraging and FUN. I'm so glad to have found Take lessons and Chrissy 😊
October 19, 2019
Dustin M.
Having a great time learning from Chrissy.
August 12, 2019
Gokul R.
I am continuing my class with Chrissy! She is a wonderful teacher and very understanding of her student needs!
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Farobag C.

(40)
Orland Park, IL
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks English, Music, Gujarati, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Farobag C.

Orland Park, IL

(40)

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An emphasis on diction and vocal production to help create the desired effect.

About Farobag

Music Director of the Chicago Philharmonia Orchestra since 1985, Farobag has also served as Managing Director of the University of Chicago Performing Artists Series from 1989 through 2002 and principal conductor of its resident professional ensembles. A skilled interpreter of Baroque literature as

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May 19, 2019
Anginetta
Very good instructor
April 12, 2019
Ellen
Learned a lot, very pleased with my first session.
March 28, 2019
Dot K.
Truly loves to teach. Kind , patient. Loves children and it shows. Remarkable how Mr. Cooper can bring out the best in his students.
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Josh L.

(8)
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BFA Theatre- incomplete from University of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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November 30, 2017
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.
July 18, 2016
Alexa
Alexa was excited to take lessons with Josh and really enjoyed them!
March 19, 2016
David
Josh was very helpful for a beginner like myself. He got me started on my path.

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Rhonda H.

(1)
Speaking Voice
Starting at $26
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks english
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1998
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Need to make a verbal presentation at school? work? church? Want your speech to be "awesome" it starts with your voice! Come work on diction, vocal dynamic, and phrasing.

About Rhonda

I am a Cleveland native who knows first hand what awesome impact music can make. I started singing at two with my dad. I attended Rainey Institute and then got accepted to Cleveland School of the Arts, where I majored in vocal music and minored in drama. For the last 15 years, I have had the honor

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January 20, 2013
Tiffany W.
excellent voice teacher

Ms Rhonda Harrell is an excellent teacher that I would definitely recommend. She encourages you to work hard to bring out the best in you. My daughter and I see this as a wonderful experience.
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Zach B.

(12)
Screenwriting
Starting at $50
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  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Teaching since 2008
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Zach B.

(12)

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As a professional screenwriter, I use my experience writing numerous award-winning screenplays and selling scripts to studios and production companies in order to help you start with the most important step in screenwriting— finding a great story idea.

From there, join me as we work through foundations of the craft — including structure, theme, character, plot, voice, format, and process — with applicable lessons and practical one-on-one mentorship that can actually help get your scripts produced.

About Zach

Hi! I'm a television and theatre actor-turned award-winning director and screenwriter. I've done theatre in New York and all over the world (including touring in "Les Misérables" and being an original cast member of "Heathers: The Musical"), and I've acted in television shows like "Switched at Birt

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August 10, 2019
Thomas
Zach is a fantastic instructor. He is a true coach, and has an insight into script analysis without all the bull, being able to help you pull the truth out of a scene whilst keeping it simple. Highly recommended.
January 10, 2019
Ryan
Zach is a great instructor! He’s very encouraging & gave me great advice/direction as I begin film school. Would definitely recommend!
December 9, 2018
Rachel
Zach is perhaps one of the smartest and most well rounded artists I've met. He has experience in all aspects of the business, from being an actor to a producer and to an award winning director, which makes him an unbelievable resource and teacher. I always look forward to our time together because I feel supported, heard, seen and never judged. He is always one step ahead which allows for very productive sessions. I leave our sessions feeling confident and fully prepared for whatever may come my way in auditions. I've worked with many people in this business and you do not come across people like him often. I feel incredibly grateful that I have Zach as a coach and resource. I cannot recommend him enough or give him higher praise.
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Jessica W.

(8)
Stage Performance
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jessica W.

(8)

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Will teach acting techniques and concepts (character development, subtext etc.) as well as general movement on stage. I can also teach proper vocal production in order to get the voice to carry.

About Jessica

Jessica is a fun, patient, passionate teacher whose mission is to pass on the wonderful knowledge and love for music that was instilled in her onto a new group of eager young minds. Jessica Winn has been studying and performing classical music for over 20 years. Her relationship with music starte

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August 8, 2015
Abigail B.
The online lesson is something to get used to but Jessica was very kind and patient with my daughter! Looking forward to more lessons!
April 28, 2014
Christine G.
Patient and encouraging

I'm always impressed with how Jessica is patient with our 7 year old daughter and still is able to draw her out and motivate her when she is tired from school. Jessica always finds creative ways to be inspirational. Both my husband and I drive 15 miles to be able to have Jessica teach our little girl. We think she is worth it. She has been flexible and always tried her best to work within our schedule and has even driven out to our house to cover a lesson when things didn't work out in the schedule.
March 11, 2014
Kellian D.
Wonderful teacher

Jessica is teaching piano and voice to my 10 year daughter, and I am so impressed with her skills as a teacher. She is patient, encouraging, and inspiring, and her love for both music and teaching is apparent. She is also extremely knowledgeable about music theory and uses a teaching method that's very effective and gets students actually playing music right away, without shortchanging their long term development as musicians. Jessica is a rare find, plus she comes to our house for lessons!

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"Hunter was fantastic, he really helped me understand the thought process of going from scratch to building full scenes and also helped me get over my fear of doing improv in a class full of people with the preparation I now have. I would gladly recommend anyone I know who's interested in classes to work with Hunter!"
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"Taking lessons with Rachel has been one the best decisions I've ever made. She not only has helped me with acting but has helped me become a better person. I've grown to understand myself and I've learned and done things I would never have done. And would never have been able to do. Her lessons will not only help you perform, they will help you in your everyday life."
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Took Film Acting lessons from Rachel M.
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"David's class was interesting, challenging, and intellectually stimulating. I left feeling both energized and pleasantly spent. He is exactly the kind of Acting Teacher that I benefited from having discussions with about "the craft." Direct, curious, and thorough. It's also a class that I believe is accessible to actors of all levels, from novice to professional!"
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Took Acting lessons from David W.
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"Tyler's coach was a top student of Master Stella Adler, who was the only American Acting Master to train directly under Constantin Stanislavsky. Stanislavsky was the creator of The Method [Acting] and is KING of modern acting. Craft knowledge base does not get more grounded and serious than where Tyler's coming from. I am very happy to have found him. I just to his area from LA and we have been working together ever since. Fantastic teacher!!"
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Took Method Acting lessons from Tyler S.
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"Melissa was a great instructor! Her patience was very helpful considering I am a beginner. I certainly would recommend her. I learned for my wedding dance, and it turned out amazing! We did a Waltz."
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Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Melissa F.
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"Fantastic.

Breathing, Voice, Acting, the whole thing.

Michael will give you exercises, tips, tricks and ideas to excel to the next level with your voice."
- Jessica
Took Voice Acting lessons from Michael L.
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"Jordan was very informative and engaging. Thank you.
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Took Ballet lessons from Jordan W.
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