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Tim M.

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Villa Park, IL
Starting at $50
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  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2018
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Tim M.

Villa Park, IL

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Tim started his West Coast Swing journey 3 Years ago at Chicago’s West Coast Wednesday. Since then he has traveled the country attending events and soaking up the knowledge of the best WCS Instructors in the world. He has worked his way through the WCS ranks to an advanced level with hopes to become an All Star in the coming years. His teaching method is centered around having fun but also working hard in order to maximize the potential of each and every one of his students.

About Tim

Tim started his West Coast Swing journey 3 Years ago at Chicago’s West Coast Wednesday. Since then he has traveled the country attending events and soaking up the knowledge of the best WCS Instructors in the world. He has worked his way through the WCS ranks to an advanced level with hopes to beco

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October 22, 2019
Meg
Tim has definitely exceeded expectations. Once I started working with him I finally started seeing improvement in my dance after 3 years of struggle.
October 21, 2019
Brad W
Tim is a fantastic swing teacher. Whether you’re dancing for competition or just for hobby, Tim cares about your growth and will be dedicated to helping you achieve your dancing goals!
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Cathy C.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $34
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  • Theater from University of GA
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2002
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I have 15 years experience directing.

About Cathy

I teach drama for CPS and teach private lessons in my spare time is

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Brad W.

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Elgin, IL
Starting at $25
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  • Improv Training from The Second City
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brad W.

Elgin, IL

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I’m a professional improviser! Was trained and worked with “The Second City” and teach improv classes to kids! I still do multiple improv shows a week and still write sketch comedy! In my lessons you’ll learn the basics such as “yes, and”, playing games with partners, showing locations and relationships, as well as object work and comedic timing! For more advanced improvisers, we’ll learn about how to affect your partners with your emotions, giving and taking focus, and dive into musical improv!

About Brad

Brad is a professional improviser who trained and worked with “The Second City” for 3 years. Now He does musical theater along with stand up comedy and teaching improv to kids with CYT (Christian Youth Theater). He’s been doing improv comedy for 8 years and musical theater for 13 years! He’s playe

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November 22, 2019
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November 1, 2019
Sarah
Brad's improv is top-notch, and he's helped me develop and round off the rough edges in my own routines. Highly recommended.
November 1, 2019
Drew
Brad helped me get into the correct mind set of auditioning, character building, voice control and projection, ect. Very knowledgeable and fun to work with. Highly Recommended!

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Luisa M.

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Acting
Starting at $42
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  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Music Business and Songwriting from University of Miami
  • Teaches students 4 to 60
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I am a singer songwriter and actress and have been performing my whole life. I have trained both in theater and most especially in TV work. I studied at the Beverly Hills Playhouse in Los Angeles for two years while I was living there for work.

About Luisa

Hi! I am a singer/songwriter and actress. I am graduating from Berklee College of Music, after studying at the Frost School of Music at the University of Miami for 3 years (I majored in Music Business with a minor in song writing). I just moved back to Miami from living in Los Angeles for 2 yea

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September 13, 2019
Johnny
5 stars
April 26, 2019
Gwenyth
Luisa is an amazing teacher! She made the class fun and comfortable.
March 19, 2019
Talia D.
Luisa is delightful!
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Kyle .

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Shakespearean Acting
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks English, ASL
  • Awarded 1st Place - Secondary One Act Festival (Director) from Tennessee Theatre Association
  • Teaches students 5 to 25
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While acting is a magnificent art, it is also a labyrinth of techniques and ideologies. Throughout time there have been many disagreements about the best way to approach the teaching of acting, but I believe that no matter which way you enter the maze, we are all moving towards the same goal; that is to live truthfully in imaginary circumstances. The craft of acting can falter into a personal nature, however there are common terms and tools that can be learned to aid in achieving the universal goal that is set in front of us. I therefore am bound to teach and specify the rudimentary tools that I have come to consider profoundly vital to the integrity of any serious actor, many of which are drastically overlooked by most.

In An Actor Prepares Stanislavski writes, “… A nagging critic can drive an actor mad and reduce him to a state of helplessness. Search for falseness only so far as it helps you to find truth. Don’t forget that the carping critic can create more falsehood on ...

About Kyle

Kyle is currently a Professor of Theatre, with a specialty in Acting (Musical and Non-Musical Theatre) and Playing Shakespeare at Palm Beach Atlantic University in West Palm Beach, FL. Prior to his current appointment, Kyle spent three years as the Director of Theatre at a private high school in M

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May 10, 2019
Johanna
Kyle taught me a lot — while empowering me to believe I could do this — speak more confidently to groups. Looking forward to our next lesson.
September 28, 2018
sydney
The best acting teacher ever. doesnt move onto the next lesson until he knows youve got it down perfectly, enjoying each one more and more:)
June 22, 2018
sydney
love him alreadya after one lesson. doesnt just care about the physicality and statistics of acting, but the emotion and history of it
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Jennifer J.

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Speaking Voice
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Awarded MFA Teaching Award from University of Pittsburgh Department of Theatre Arts
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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I look forward to helping you discover your stronger, clearer, more expressive speaking voice. We'll create an individualized plan based on your goals and needs. Do you need to build confidence and beat stress? Would you like to speak with greater resonance, volume, clarity, pronunciation, stamina, and/or technique? In my studio, students learn with an emphasis on action and experimentation, rather than imitation. This is especially helpful for people who have tried repetition or ear training and want to do something different. It's also especially useful for those who rely on a strong and healthy voice for their profession. In addition to speaking technique, we work on breathing, movement, and posture as essential companions to a rich vocal life. I'm here to help you discover and embody your own special, powerful voice!

About Jennifer

If conventional approaches to improving your speaking voice aren't working for you, I can help. A teacher since 1999, I draw on a wide range of experiences and techniques. I can work with you to create an easy, enjoyable plan.I've worked with children, high school/college students, professional act

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September 25, 2019
Margaret M K.
Jennifer has identified several ways that I use my voice inefficiently (my description - she is much kinder in her choice of words). My homework is concrete and substantive enough so that I can experience a different way of speaking. One example is what to do with my tongue when I say specific words. I think this could make a real difference for me.
July 24, 2019
Dmitry
I enjoyed my conversation with Jennifer. She taught me some useful exercises that help to cope with my stress. Look forward to the next lessons with Jennifer. Thank you!
February 22, 2018
Robyn
Jen is great! Knowledgable and kind.

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"What can I say about Kalyse because there are not enough words to do so, however I will try and sum it up. Kalyse is truly gifted in many areas from acting to musical. Her acting skills are phenomenal and her voice is simply amazing on all levels. She is multitalented, innovative, assertive, and very caring. I would recommend anything on the spectrum for her."
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"Really a great teacher. Alot of fun and was extremely patient."
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Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Tanisha is impressive. She focused quickly on my goal of developing a more sustainable speaking voice and gave me a set of practical exercises, tips, reading material, and video material for continuing to improve my delivery even after our lesson package had ended. She tailored her instruction to my specific needs and blended her advice with humor and empathy. I felt comfortable working with her. She even got me to sing once or twice. You'll be really happy with your voice instruction from her. Thank you, Tanisha!"
- Mike Tsao
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Tanisha H.
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"Randy was candid, funny, flexible, and willing to work with me on my terms.

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"Vanessa is wonderful. I was able to learn so much it a short period of time. She is an excellent teacher. When work slows down, I am going to take additional classes with Vanessa. She is definitely a 5 star person. I wish that I got to hear hear sing one of her favorite songs. My lessons focused on speaking voice."
- Greg
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vanessa P.
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"Christine Alexander is an amazing teacher. She is so creative, energized, fun, imaginative and inviting with her students. Christine taught a large workshop with students at my theatre, and they absolutely adored her. I give her the highest recommendation."
- KT
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Emma is a great and patient acting teacher. While my other teachers rarely dived into my characters' objectives, Emma never fails to work with me on character development, script analysis, projection, breathing, and stage presence. I learned so much from her, I recommend her for everyone."
- Britney A
Took Acting lessons from Emma C.
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"I love, love, love Samara's ability to scrutinize the text and guide me into creating finer, more compelling work. And the performance warm ups (relaxation/concentration) prepare me to deliver!"
- Gena
Took Acting lessons from Samara K.
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"Tyler is the first teacher to ever actually give every minute you pay for. Even if I was a few minutes late, he would stay late to cover the lost time. And when I decided to quit training with him to pursue studio work in my area, he supported me completely. He genuinely only wants what is best for his students. Thanks for all of the awesome work, coach! Hugs from Missouri..."
- Zack
Took Voice Acting lessons from Tyler S.
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"Lindsay is very sweet and passionate about helping and teaching. She was very responsive and I had a lot of fun working with her."
- Palmer
Took Ballet lessons from Lindsay B.
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