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Kelvin L.

135 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Chinese Mandarin
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Music MA from University of Nottingham
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Kelvin L.

135 Reviews
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Learn how to make a movie—how to shoot and direct a film and edit your footage with software like Sony Pro and After Effects
Filmmaking lesson introduces the essential concepts and techniques necessary for shooting video with a DSLR camera. Targeted at beginning videographers and anyone interested in shooting better video, this course covers cinematography basics, DSLR pitfalls, important gear, and postproduction workflow. Along the way, discover how to choose lenses, record audio, and make shots more professional.

About Kelvin

I am a highly organized, outcome-driven and motivated professional musician and educator with solid experience in the classroom. For the past 25 years, I have been employed with Amati music academy and seven years on the faculty of University of St Francis. I am very comfortable with all aspects

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My work schedule has interrupted my lessons for a while now, but Kelvin is a kind hearted instructor who truly believes in developing his students.

I will continue lessons with him as soon as I can.
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Chrissy S.

47 Reviews
Bolingbrook, IL
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Chrissy S.

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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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Gokul R.
Chrissy has been a fantastic teacher for me .She is patient, understanding, competent and above all a wonderful human being. I highly recommend people to try her classes.
Tyler J.
She is wonderful. She listens to suggestions and is very caring that it is not too much for my 7 year old!!!!! Love her!!! Very professional!!!
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 😊

Josh L.

8 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Josh L.

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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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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.
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Alexa was excited to take lessons with Josh and really enjoyed them!
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Josh was very helpful for a beginner like myself. He got me started on my path.

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Lourdes G.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Portuguese, Spanish
  • Certified Project Manager from Tech Skills -Tampa
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Lourdes G.

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I am Dance instructor that lived in Rio Brazil, I can teach you the moves effectively.

About Lourdes

My name is L HELENA GALLAGHER a Professional with twenty years of experience in the Art of Science & Technology, Videography, International Business & Marketing, communication, TV & Radio producer, Commercial Artistic Director, Film Director, Film acting. Theatre + much more. I share my knowledg

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Carl
One of the nicest, most articulate and intelligent language coach/instructors I have ever had. A real pleasure to train with. I would highly recommend her services.

Jonathan D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
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Jonathan D.

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Want to dance like the pros? Interested in learning the latest dance trends and develop your own unique dance style? I will help you build a solid foundation of dance theory and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals. Part of my lesson plan involves me breaking down the basic movements of dance in a way that allows you an easy learning experience to build on further dance development to reach your full potential as a dancer. All ages are welcome. Shoot me a message to see if we're a good match!

About Jonathan

I am a professional Dancer and Choreographer. I graduated from the University of Alabama with a Bachelors in Kinesiology. Dance students can expect to improve week to week in their Dance technique. Every dance has a unique rhythm; I teach students to release built up tension and apply foundational

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Ian T.

32 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $39
  • Teaches students 15 to 65
  • Playwriting from Emory University
  • Awarded Young Playwrights Festival Winner from Horizon Theatre
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Ian T.

32 Reviews
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This course is designed for intermediate and advanced level students. If you are interested in a beginner's course in screenwriting, I highly recommend my creative writing program, geared towards understanding basic principles of writing.

Intermediate and advanced students will write and send in pages of their script. We will use our time as a workshop for delivering feedback and further developing a work-in-progress.

IMPORTANT NOTE: I accept my students regardless of gender, religion, sexuality, or race.

About Ian

Ian is currently obtaining an MFA in screenwriting from UGA under the mentorship of Holly Sorensen ("Step Up: High Water") and Christine Swanson ("Chicago PD"), alongside classmates including John Strauss ("There's Something About Mary") and Neil Landau ("Don't Tell Mom the Babysitter's Dead").

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Best playwriting teacher!! So rare to find on here and more rare to find someone knowledgeable and easy to talk to.

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"Cat is truly a genius teacher who took me from no experience to doing a performance in a real show in LA in 8 weeks with such warmth, grace and fun . She has broken down the art of burlesque into principles that anyone can apply, yet she guides you to express your unique fabulousness so that every performer and act stands out. She is truly channeling the burlesque muses! One of the best things I've ever done for myself."
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Took Burlesque lessons from Cat L.
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"Tamika is such a great instructor. She helped me break out of my comfort zone and worked with me to schedule lessons around my work schedule. I only got to be her student for a short period of time because school started back up, however, I would DEFINITELY recommend her to anyone who is interested in taking lessons with her. She will bring out the actress/actor in you you never knew was there!"
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"Class was awesome, very happy with our teacher Ms.Carissa. Looking forward to more lessons."
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Took Child Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"She is so nice. I'm so excited for the next lesson!! Thanks MissG it was a great experience!🤗🤗"
- Amelia
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from MissG M.
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"Donnabelle is knowledgeable, flexible, and accommodating. She targets the lessons to the needs of the student to achieve acting goals."
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"She coached me through my first agent meeting. Absolutely fantastic, as normal. I got so much good advice and she had me run through the material as I would in the audition, encouraging me and helping me through everything.

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- Abigail
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