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Serena P.

21 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Awarded Promising Young Artist Award from University of the Arts
  • BFA Musical Theater from University of the Arts
  • Teaching since 2005
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Serena P.

21 Reviews
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Whether it's working on a new monologue, understanding the structures/rules of drama, or finding a new character, I can help you!

About Serena

Now teaching in-person singing, acting, and piano lessons in Ravenswood in Chicago, as well as online to anyone in the country! Serena is originally from the New York City area and has been acting, singing, dancing, and playing piano since she was young. As a teenager, she attended the prestigio

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Camille P.
Serena isn't only a talented pianist, she's a skilled instructor as well. She teaches everything you need to understand piano theory, improve finger strength and agility and acquire the best hand posture.

Serena tailors her lessons towards her student. Depending on my weekly progress, she recommended a detailed routine to consolidate my weaknesses and push me to improve.

Finally, Serena is eloquent and friendly. She explains things in a simple manner and does her best to understand you, your lifestyle and your objectives, all to provide the best experience . And she totally nails it.

Thank you Serena! :D
Alexandria Franklin
Serena is great. She is patient but pushes you just enough to see results. She helps you with singing technique as well as with techniques to make the song more genuine and authentic.
Jackie J.
She is a great teacher. She gave me several tips and exercises that were very helpful. She was very understanding when I had some computer glitches. Very friendly also. Highly recommend!
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Benjamin K.

124 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Finalist from MasterWorks Festival
  • Teaching since 2013
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Benjamin K.

124 Reviews
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I have been involved in several productions, and have extensive acting experience. I am able to help my students study their characters, and realize a wide range of acting choices.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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LaVincent
Ben - You can't expect to be an excellent singer over night

Me - Oh yeah I can (in my mind)

(end of lesson)

Me - I'm done (I quit)!

Ben - You're getting it; it takes time and practice (learning your voice).

Six month update: I am still very much pleased with my lessons with Ben. My confidence is growing and I'm actually starting to understand how to use my voice. I may not be where I want to be Yet, but I'm moving in the right direction; it takes time and practice.
John C.
Incredibly knowledgeable and cute right to the chase. Great for any student looking to progress quickly and start singing as soon as possible.
John C.
Very professional and well run.
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Molly M.

248 Reviews
Schaumburg, IL
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Bachelor of Music- Vocal Performance from Millikin University
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Finalist from MIllikin University
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Molly M.

248 Reviews
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All ages, beginners welcome! I am a drama teacher as well as voice instructor. Musical theatre my specialty. Improv comedy experience.

About Molly

WHO ARE YOU? You are the future star of a Lin-Manuel Miranda show, if he would just write about your life for a change! You are a business owner whose voice is tired at the end of the day (*cough* singing lessons strengthen speaking *cough*) You're a player who's on the way to becoming a si

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Raquel R.
Molly made me feel confident and validated in my singing ability. I am looking forward to our next lesson together!
Sarah P.
We love how attentive and intentional each lesson is! Thank you!
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Benjamin K.

124 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2013
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Benjamin K.

124 Reviews
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Online Acting Teacher

I have been involved in several productions, and have extensive acting experience. I am able to help my students study their characters, and realize a wide range of acting choices.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

Recent Reviews
LaVincent
Ben - You can't expect to be an excellent singer over night

Me - Oh yeah I can (in my mind)

(end of lesson)

Me - I'm done (I quit)!

Ben - You're getting it; it takes time and practice (learning your voice).

Six month update: I am still very much pleased with my lessons with Ben. My confidence is growing and I'm actually starting to understand how to use my voice. I may not be where I want to be Yet, but I'm moving in the right direction; it takes time and practice.
John C.
Incredibly knowledgeable and cute right to the chase. Great for any student looking to progress quickly and start singing as soon as possible.
John C.
Very professional and well run.

Nicola R.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Senior French Prize from Columbia University
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Nicola R.

19 Reviews
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Online Acting Teacher

I am a director and former actor with years of experience coaching and working with actors! I love working with actors of all levels on their acting. Whether we’re working on a monologue, a play, a film script or another project entirely, I will work with you one-on-one to help bring your characters to life!

About Nicola

I am bilingual in French and English. I received my bachelor's degree in French from Columbia University, where I graduated summa cum laude, and my master's degree from the Université Paris III Sorbonne-Nouvelle. Since graduation I have taught French (and arts classes/workshops in French) at variou

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Cipriana C.
We've only had one lesson but Nicola is smart and great at explaining as she goes. I'm an adult and love her teaching style, and I could also see her being great with kids!
Taylor
Things are off to a great start with Nicola. My daughter is looking forward to her second session.
Matt L.
Nicola is a great teacher. Very knowledgeable, friendly, patient, and dedicated. I highly recommend!
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Catherine W.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, English
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Catherine W.

2 Reviews
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Having appeared in plays, musicals, and even operas, Catherine teaches an easy approach to acting and stage performance, based on energy and physicality.

About Catherine

Catherine has been teaching private lessons since 1995 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her studio, and online. Catherine has helped students to develop their voices, audition successfully, and perform with confidence on stage and screen. Catherine received her educ

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Bonnie
I was looking for a vibrant, fun piano teacher for my kids as they were not motivated by strict teachers who also taught them boring songs they could not relate to. What a gift of a teacher we found in Catherine. Not only is she warm, kind, caring with an easy rapport for kids and adults alike but she is also an excellent piano and voice instructor. This talented lady is a professional singer too who is well versed in Broadway show tunes and opera too. She also instill her students with a sense of musical rhythm and is holistic in her approach to kids who might need a little physical warm up before class in order to attend better. Catherine’s voice is magnificent and we were fortunate enough to attend a show where she played the lead for The Taming of the Shrew.
She is a professional voice and classical opera teacher too and this complements her piano instruction .. A perk is she can travel to your home or does lesions in her own home . In addition
is a passionate, excellent voice teacher for anyone who is looking to hone their vocal skills and talents. I wholeheartedly recommend Catherine - her lessons are more than just teaching - she is a true mentor and educator in every sense of the word.
Aphrodite
Extremely caring and knowledgeable. My grandchildren loved her while we were taking lessons. We only stopped because they live too far away. I highly recommend Catherine!!

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in North Center

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in North Center is $77. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $70 and $85 per hour.
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$62 average
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"My daughter looked forward to meeting with Lauren and felt like the work with Lauren was very helpful."
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"Patient and knowledgeable. Great teacher!"
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"Bridget is an incredible teacher. Very patient and she has a great way of explaining things to make them easily understandable and achievable. I would definitely recommend Bridget as a teacher."
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Took Acting lessons from Bridget D.
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"Just had my first lesson. Excited for the rest!"
Chelsea
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Really great! Amber was so fun and easy to work with. She was able to bring out the best in me and help me feel confident going into my audition. I hope to work with her again soon."
Maeve
Took Acting lessons from Amber J.
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"David was authentic and fun in every acting session! I was new to the game and he knew exactly where to start me and how hard to push me. As long as he's teaching in LA I'll be taking his classes!"
Derek
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"My son loved his first lesson and is looking forward to his next!"
Michael
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Mallory is great! She takes the time to listen to your goals and aspirations. She is great at inspiring new ideas and offering different ways of looking at a scene."
Ronald
Took Acting lessons from Mallory B.
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"Andrea is essential in my process: either that be an audition or in preparing a role. Her guidance has been instrumental in helping me develop a strong point of view in my work when I’ve felt lost. Her experience gives her the expert language to discuss what doesn’t work to tell a story while bringing the best out of the actor. She is a gem. I am lucky to have her as coach."
Reece
Took Acting lessons from Andrea S.
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