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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Awarded Jeff Award for Ensemble, Threepenny Opera from Joseph Jefferson Awards Committee
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Wendy P.

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Acting students will receive instruction customized for their individual needs and skill level, drawing on a variety of techniques, including Linklater (physical and vocal work), Stanislavski, Meisner, and Grotowski, Shurtleff, among others. Students can work privately on audition skills, including monologues and cold reading, as well as scene work, character building and basic principles of acting. The first step to great acting is a free body and voice, allowing full expression of of emotional life of the character!

About Wendy

I've been teaching private vocal instruction since 2003, and opened my own studio in 2008. I love helping people find their true, authentic voice, which I feel is essential not only for singers but many other people as well! Singing is a great joy, and the voice is one of our primary modes of expre

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Nelson G.
I couldn’t recommend Wendy enough. No matter what walk of life you come from, she’ll find a way to connect with you and help you reach your goal. I’m already seeing improvements and can’t wait to go back every week.
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Blake C.
Very helpful and focused on what needed to be worked on. Will definitely be looking forward to working with her again!
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Chrissy S.

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

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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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Carl
Chrissy was incredibly helpful in determining how I learn and then devising a series of lesson plans that help me learn in the easiest and fastest manner. It's been great so far and I expect to make quick progress because of her skills and personality.
Joseph A.
Chrissy is a very competent and understanding teacher. As I wasn’t a typical student for her, she quickly changed her lesson structure and tried to cover content in different musical genres. She was patient with my progress and encouraging. I think I learned quiet a lot of information and hope to continue my lessons hopefully in the near future.

Amelia H.

4 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, French, Italian
  • Awarded Lynn M. Waldenland Scholarship from Northern Illinois University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Amelia H.

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I can assist with articulation, diction and vowel placement.

About Amelia

Discover and refine your unique talent, nail that audition and learn techniques that will help you become the best performer you can be! Gain all of these skills in a relaxed and judgement-free zone. I studied Vocal Performance and Choral Music at Northern Illinois University. I am active in the

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Amazing!
Sara D.
I had wonderful time with Amelia. She is amazing and she helped me a lot!
I am very happy that I chose her.
James E.
Throughout each lesson, I learned something new about myself. She was very patient, informative, and always had good things to say about you and your acting/voice skills. She helped awaken my creative theatre mind again and I’m thankful for that. I highly recommend taking her if you want a good experience in learning or enhancing your acting/voice skills!

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Luisa M.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaching since 2015
  • Music Business and Songwriting from University of Miami
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Luisa M.

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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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5 stars
Gwenyth
Luisa is an amazing teacher! She made the class fun and comfortable.
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Luisa is delightful!
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Lauren S.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Awarded Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions from Metropolitan Opera
  • Teaches students 11 to 75
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Lauren S.

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Experienced voice therapy coach of 25 years helping people recover from chronic hoarseness, soft voice from atrophied muscles, gravely and tight voice, spasmodic vocal cords and vocal tremors. I structure my lessons so clients experience immediate vocal relief, while also developing long lasting voice skills.

About Lauren

Whether you sing musical theater, classical, pop. jazz, country or rock, you will learn how to use your voice well. It won't hurt, you won't get hoarse, and you'll create sounds you've only dreamed about. Hi! I'm Lauren S. I am an internationally known singer and business owner who is passionate

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Ashley R.
Great teacher, very thorough and I immediately saw improvement from just my first lesson
Alissa
Top notch voice training! Worth every penny.
Kim H. Los Angeles
My voice has improved dramatically since I've been working with Lauren. Her knowledge, ability to hear and fix vocal problems is astounding. Highly recommend!
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Troy W.

61 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Ancient Egyptian, French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Troy W.

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Film scoring lessons are for experienced composers who already have a solid grasp of basics in notation, harmony, form, and instrumentation. Lessons tend to be project-oriented and in this format we will work on various elements including orchestration, music syncing, narrative interpretation, etc. Primary text: On the Track by Karlin & Wright. Lessons are a minimum of 60 minutes once per week. Students should come to the first lesson prepared to discuss their background & goals and the plan of their course of study as well as bring samples (printed and recorded if possible) of their work.

About Troy

Composer Troy W. graduated from the New England Conservatory, earning his Bachelors, Masters (cum laude) and Graduate Diploma while studying with mentor Malcolm Peyton. After spending a year studying with Lukas Foss in Boston, Mr. W. moved to Houston in 2001 where he continued graduate studies at R

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Great lesson!!
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Luisana
He is very patient and takes time to get to know your interests. He is passionate about music and is very educated. He encourages questions you may have about what you are learning and gives rational and helpful advice. He is honest and supportive.

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"J's assisted me with my public speaking tremendously. I am not an actor at all but I struggle with speaking on camera and in front of people and J used strategies from stage performance principles and applied them. I went from stuttering and stumbling over words to speaking with clarity and confidence. I look forward to continuously work with him."
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