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Joshua S.

38 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • BFA Theatre from University of Southern California
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joshua S.

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Stage Performance extends beyond theatrical. The skills taught are such that you will be able to use in public speaking, acting, and the boardroom.

About Joshua

Mr. S is an accomplished public speaker (Third place in the Regionals for the 2006 Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking and over 40 wins in various speech contests). He is also an avid, and successful poker player. By profession, Mr. S is a distinguished corporate, communication a

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Vikas
Learn poker the right way. Joshua explains and guides you with subtle points that are rare to find in other learning settings. He also offers other classes which are of great value and insight.
Diego
Joshua is a great teacher and very knowledgeable in Poker. He understands where you are at and will help you to improve your game.
YUKI ITO
Joshua is the most amazing teacher that we have ever met. His teaching style opened my daughter's eyes wide to figure out what the real public speaking stands for.

Miri S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $90
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Certified Teacher from Fachakademie fuer Sozialpaedagogik Muenchen
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Miri S.

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I’ve been teaching beginner /intermediate hip hop/ Streetstyle classes for 5 years. All ages welcome.
Lessons are customized to each student depending on your goals and needs.

About Miri

I’m a professional dancer and choreographer from Germany. I trained both in Europe and in the US for about 10 years and have been teaching for over 6 years mostly in Hip Hop and Streetstyles but I also teach Heels and Beginner Tap . I got the chance to be in different music videos and recently m

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James W.

86 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French - Canadian (Quebec) French, British English, American English, Australian English, Canadian French
  • Awarded Songwriting Award from Beat100.com in the UK
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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James W.

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Prep and Guidance in the Fun exciting world of Improv Comedy. Learn by doing. How to write comedy, incorporate your acting skills and use of timing, and what is the best style for you.

About James

New 6 Month and One Year Courses Taught: 1. Radio Introduction Personality Broadcasting. 2. Guitar Studies Advanced 3. Music Industry 4. Advanced Composition 5. Sound Design 6. Abelton LIVE 7. Premix Setup and Post Production 8. PR and Promotions Business Background: I worked for Eddie Van Hal

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Rabi
James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you.
Georgia A.
Its been an awesome time learning with James! its so obvious he loves impacting his knowledge of acting and its industry to his students.. There's never a dull moment playing out characters and plotting story lines. Thanks James!!!
Jeyney
This spring semester started off very stressful, but after getting James to tutor me for my music business class it have been a big relief. My grades started going back up and the biggest accomplishment of them all is that I passed my class with a B+. “Thank god out of all the teachers on takelessons.com I chose him.”

James is very caring and understanding and most definitely knows his stuff when it comes to Music business. He really cares about his student’s and really wants to see them win , even when he’s not on the clock with you at the moment he randomly sends you helpful tips and interesting reading files that can help you along the way to become a success artist. I will most definitely keep him around while I'm on my Musical Journey ! and If I were you I would too.

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Ali R.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, French, English, Greek, French
  • Awarded Dean's List from Berklee College of Music
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Ali R.

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Teaching and incorporating methods like Meisner, Stanislavsky and Chubbick into your studies. Work on monologues, character development, Scenes, and more.

About Ali

Ali has had music in her life since she was in the crib. She has performed professionally in the musical theatre world and she has studied in several universities for Musical Theater, Jazz, Pop, Blues, and R&B. Since the age of sixteen, she has been selected to sing as a guest soloist for venues s

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Charles and Rebecca C.
she was fun and she let try she also gave great advice
Nya Monet M.
My Granddaughter, Nya, LOVED Ali from the time she met her. Ali is a Great Teacher, we HIGHLY RECOMMEND HER! My Granddaughter wants to continue with Ali on a continuous basis! Thanks Ali
Theresa
Friendly and effective with elementary age children.
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Dwan M.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, English
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dwan M.

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Contemporary....One of my Favorite styles of dance. Contemporary Dance involves emotion/expression, releasing yourself with the movement, and flowing with song. It has an element of ballet technique and jazz/modern looseness...(fun word, lol). Whichever level chosen brings an edge of endurance and drive.

About Dwan

Hiii... I'm Dwan and I'm so excited to meet with you and have a blast learning with each other. I've been teaching private lessons since 2000 and I have loved the growth that I have seen in my clients; gained skills in multiple dance styles, grasping the understanding of musicality & coordination,

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We have been working with Dwan for a few weeks now. Our experience has been excellent. She is knowledgeable, listens well and sincerely tries to help my daughter attain her dance goals. Dwan is also very encouraging and just has an overall uplifting spirit. I highly recommend Dwan.
Dan
Dwan was amazing from the start. Very encouraging. The lesson was so much fun that the time flew by. She was great about making sure I was comfortable with the pace & content. I highly recommend taking a lesson with her. Can't wait for my next 1!
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Sara P.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Sara P.

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A blend of Graham, Limón and Taylor styles.

About Sara

Hello! I'm Sara! I started dancing at the age of 3. I am well versed in Ballet, Modern and Jazz. I attended Joffrey San Antonio (2004) and Paul Taylor New York (2010) intensives. While in high school I taught Ballet, Jazz, Pre-Pointe and Pointe classes to dancers age 3-14. In 2011 I gradu

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Miri S.
My daughter loved having Sara as her instructor for her first ballet lesson! Sara is very patient and enthusiastic. My daughter is looking forward to her next lesson!
Malki
She’s just awesome!
Viviann
I enjoyed my first lesson. Looking forward to continuing.

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"I love the energy Dana brings to the lessons, it helps me open up more when acting."
- Grace
Took Film Acting lessons from Dana G.
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"Love the lesson!"
- cindy
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"Excellent Teacher- thanks so Much Miss G... this is going to be fun (and the dreaded E word --Exercise :) ) Her moves are fluid and she goes at the student's pace (thank goodness) -- Cheryl :)"
- Cheryl Tingey
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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"Absolutely the best acting instructor I could get!!"
- Tommaso
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Participated in an improv class with Christine a few years ago. Not only was it great fun but made me feel as though I actually had a tiny bit of a goft for it which has proved useful to me when I give talks in the area. As a journalist and author I do a lot of talks and that improv class has proved very valuable and it was educational too."
- Kim
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"LK has been a wonderful instructor and very knowledgeable. Her guidance with my daughter has boosted her confidence and improved her audition outcomes. LK cares about her students and listens to their needs and helps push them to be the best. So glad we found her!!!"
- Desiree
Took Acting lessons from LK F.
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"Its been an awesome time learning with James! its so obvious he loves impacting his knowledge of acting and its industry to his students.. There's never a dull moment playing out characters and plotting story lines. Thanks James!!!"
- Georgia
Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"Glenn has a lot of very good energy and he is very knowledgeable about acting and that has inspired us to work hard and practice."
- Ramsey
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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"Engaging, Inspirational, Motivational, Professional, Compassionate, Talented, Honest, Concise, Charismatic, Sincere, Fun, Personable, On point. And so much more. Thx Fawn"
- Erik
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Fawn A.
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"First lesson went very well! Can already tell that I'll be making major progress soon. Looking forward to the next lesson."
- Harrison
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Kenneth Jordan M.
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