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Jeremy K.

Jeremy K.

4.9(45)
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!
$1$40
/30 mins
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J W.

J W.

5(21)
Have you always wanted to be an actor? Want to learn some of the essential acting techniques? Ready to shake off the rust and get back on stage? I will help you to build confidence also help you build a solid foundation of acting methods and techniques all while tailoring them to your personal goals. It is my goal to give you a WOW experience like no other and inspire you to make the next steps within your goals. My acting classes are filled with fun, laughter, excitement and will help motivate you to pursue your dreams in life. Let me help you reach you goals so that you may share your gift with the world. #SupportTheArts
$1$65
/60 mins
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David T.

David T.

4.9(118)
Emmy Award Winner David T. has over 33 years of acting experience in Film, TV and Stage. He is best known World-wide for his role on “The Young and the Restless” where he received 3 Emmy nominations and won his first Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Billy Abbott. He has the experience and training to coach actors who are either beginning their journey with acting or are well experienced actors who are looking to bring more color and light to their work. so they will stand out in front of the casting director & make their tape unique from the rest. Acting is my passion, and I love to share that passion with others so they may reach their dreams of becoming a working actor.
$1$40
/30 mins
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Natalie O.

Natalie O.

4.9(40)
Are dreaming of working on SNL, want to improv your skills going off the cuff, or just looking to sharpen your social interactions? As a certified Immersive and Interactive Theatre performer, I can teach you not only the fundamentals of improvisation, but how to create your own unique characters and scenes! We'll go over the basic ideas and structures for improv, from Yes And to Game Play to building unique relationships between characters. Most importantly, we'll have fun exploring one of the oldest known theatrical art forms!
$1$35
/30 mins
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Jordan W.

Jordan W.

4.9(84)
Learn to analyze your audience, use your body, find your voice, project, build character, work with lines, understand beats and rhythm, build confidence, project, and more....
$1$70
/30 mins
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Christine A.

Christine A.

5(37)
Improv is a great learning tool for team building, spontaneity, listening, being present, speaking to groups, communicating one on one, saying yes and so much more. It helps that each game played builds upon the next to reinforce the learning. Improvisers fail forward. We embrace "failure." We have to fail in order to succeed. If we aren't failing, we aren't trying. What you get: Team Building / Laughter Workshop Bring the team together in an interactive environment that fosters positive thinking and collaboration. Improv Troupe Direction - for improv troupes who need an outside eye for notes, direction and ideas for marketing your troupe. At the end of the session, you will have new games and ideas to move your troupe forward. Christine will help each student become more present, less self-conscious and will get them excited about failing. Expect to leave this class feeling more confident and empowered. Christine is committed to providing a safe and courageous place for people to have fun, learn and play. My passion is to share the incredible art form of improvisation with excitement and humor.
$1$45
/45 mins
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Vandi E.

Vandi E.

4.9(101)
I've been performing since I was 5 years old and have been working professionally in the field for well over a decade. Improv can help any performer and even professionals to develop skills that will help you in every aspect of your career and life. I am excited to share my knowledge with you and help you develop your skills in a fun environment!
$1$37
/30 mins
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Molly M.

Molly M.

4.9(278)
I have experience as both a performer and teacher in the world of Improv. Experience includes an intensive workshop with IO Chicago.
$1$60
/30 mins
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James is a very caring teacher who took the time to get to know my strengths and weaknesses. He has many years of experience in this field and it shows in his lessons. Thank you James for the trai

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I absolutely loved taking lessons from James. I was just coming off of a long break from acting when I found him, and I’m so thankful that I did. He gave me the confidence boost that I needed to push

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James is a very caring teacher who took the time to get to know my strengths and weaknesses. He has many years of experience in this field and it shows in his lessons. Thank you James for the trai

Cory (Improv Acting lessons with James W.)

I absolutely loved taking lessons from James. I was just coming off of a long break from acting when I found him, and I’m so thankful that I did. He gave me the confidence boost that I needed to push

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