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Brad W.

16 Reviews
Elgin, IL
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Improv Training from The Second City
  • Teaching since 2016
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Brad W.

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In this lesson I’ll help you make character choices for any upcoming show or audition. Have an audition coming up? Bring your monologue or song you’re using and let’s find the best way to make the directors feel what you’d like them to so that you can get that role! Just starting out? Let’s work on the basics so that you feel confident enough to go and audition for your first show!

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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Dominic R.
He laid th foundation for a great learning experience. Looking forward for the rest of the lessons
Sam E.
I love this man's lessons so much! They're educational and an all around good time.
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Jeff F.

10 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Awarded Deans List of Academic Distinction from University of Northern Colorado
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Jeff F.

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About Jeff

I have been working as a freelance musician and private instructor in Chicago for fifteen years. During this time I have been hired to perform Jazz, Rock, R/B, and world music. As an instructor I have maintained a studio of five to twenty students on a weekly basis. I hold a Bachelor of Music de

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Dan Carmona
Jeff is very good and thorough. Works hard with you to do the excercises right. Definitely would recommend him
Matt
Jeff provided a great overview for my daughter. Wonderful first lesson.
RIo
Jeff has been great with my 7 year old son learning Djembe and Bongos. Jeff gives clear concise instructions and practices the skills with him to work on during the week. My son is easily distracted and Jeff is very flexible and listens to what he has to say, using is as a way to teach and redirects. My son can't wait to go to class every week!
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Elizabeth B.

49 Reviews
Evanston, IL
Starting at $29
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 1992
  • Awarded Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society from Phi Theta Kappa
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Elizabeth B.

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Screenwriting and Creative Writing lessons/coaching/consulting-all genres and levels. Learn from a published writer/screenwriter who has a literary agent, an MFA in Creative Writing, and who is a college writing professor. Learn all about crafting your book or screenplay with focused coaching and lessons on all the elements of the craft: character, plot, structure, dialogue, point-of-view, setting, theme, and more. We will work on developing your writing through exercises, readings, and writing and revising. You will write and learn at the same time, in a supportive online classroom. Classes are tailored for your needs. I do manuscript and screenplay critiques as well.

About Elizabeth

Elizabeth has taught violin and viola for twenty years. She has a Master of Music degree in Violin Performance from DePaul University School of Music. Her teachers have been among the best in the world. She has been a member of orchestras, chamber music ensembles, and has performed solos throughout

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Great instructor !!!! very helpful
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She is very patience all though time to time you can hear some piano

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Lucinda L.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Certificaate eof Excellence- Outstanding Performer Award from UNLV Department of Dance
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts Degree in Choreography & Performance from University of Nevada Las Vegas
  • Teaching since 2014
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Lucinda L.

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Are you someone who just loves to dance, but you're not sure where to start and you aren't and have never really been a studio dancer? That was once me, I went into college with never having any sort of technical training and ended up graduating with UNLV Department of Dance's Outstanding Performer Award. So I learned my style of movement from both outside and inside the studio which will allow me to bring the best of both worlds to you as an upcoming dancer and give you versitility in movement and choreography.

I have experience training, teaching, choreographing, and performing all throughout Las Vegas, as well as collegiate dance experience in performing in New York and South Korea. I am trained in the techniques of and teach hip hop, contemporary, jazz funk, lyrical, improv/ choreography, ballet, and modern.

About Lucinda

I am a graduate from UNLV with a Bachelors in Fine Arts in Dance Performance & Choreography. My choreographic work has not only been premiered in four UNLV Dance Concerts, but as well as in concerts for dance companies in Las Vegas. I was also awarded UNLV Dance Department's Outstanding Performer A

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Cami
Lucinda was on time, very friendly, and happy to get right to the lesson after getting a little background I do. She made some suggestions for attire, stretches, warm-ups, etc. We can't wait to see her again!
Valencia
Amazing teacher! Explained everything efficiently and really helped me to understand technique

Madelyn D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Madelyn D.

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Looking to develop your acting skills or tap into your creativity while social distancing? Sign up for an online acting class! I offer guidance with monologues, as well as voice and movement work for the young emerging actor. I also offer children's acting classes, teaching the basic principles of theatre in a fun and engaging way! I have my Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting from Towson University and I am currently earning my Master's Degree in Drama Therapy from Lesley University.
I have experience as a camp drama counselor, teaching artist, teaching assistant and as an educational theatre performer! Shoot me a message if you or your child might be interested in working with me!

About Madelyn

I have a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting from Towson University. I am currently working toward a Master's Degree in Expressive Arts Therapy with a specialization in Drama Therapy at Lesley University. I have experience working professionally as an actor, as well as experience with directing! I have

LK F.

27 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $32
  • Speaks Italian, French, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music from Indiana University-Bloomington, IN
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LK F.

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Beginner through Advanced.
Emphasis on Method acting as well as improv skills. Classical and modern repertoire is utilized in building a repertoire of monologues and scenes. Scene work includes commercials,films and TV scripts as well as theater and musical theater.

About LK

I am a singer-pianist-actor Or a pianist-singer-actor. :-) I have a bachelors degree in voice performance and a minor in piano and theater. I have a masters degree in voice as well as a second masters in piano literature. i have a certificate in comedy improvisation from Second City and am a p

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Colin F.
LK was great and made me feel comfortable although I knew nothing about Piano.
Maggie
Amazing and straight forward instructor. Passionate about her own work and equally her students.
Grace S.
Very Experience teacher! Very fast. Very professional.

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