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Christian C.

(17)
Bloomington, IL
Starting at $16
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • B.A. in Theater Acting from Illinois State University
  • Teaches students 18 to 60
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I am ready to meet with actors of all ages and experience levels. This business is fast moving and can be vague at times leaving you wondering what could you have done differently if you didn't book the job. I want you to succeed, but first you need the proper tools to get to that next level of your career. From my experience of working in LA and Chicago as well as drawing from previous instructors, you will learn more than just basic acting exercises. Gain an upper hand on your contemporaries!

About Christian

I am a working actor from Chicago as well as a member of SAG/AFTRA since 2009. Since graduating from Illinois State University in 2003, I hit the ground running and worked with Chicago Dance Crash for 3 years as a company member. I solidified my theater acting muscles for 4 years before moving to L

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October 20, 2019
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August 27, 2017
Michael
I enjoyed my session with Christian. He is fair and knowledgeable
August 20, 2017
Amy
Very knowledgable teacher! Christian is patient with me as a beginner and has a great teaching method whereby he never tells you exactly how to perform a piece, as that is not what acting is about.
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Carolyn G.

(1)
Voice Acting
Starting at $62
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 1986
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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I am a professional performer, director, and acting coach with over 35 years of experience, and I love leading you to your best work! I can prepare you for a specific audition ( with monologue, sides, or song), or I can provide material so that we can work on a broad set of acting skills and techniques. I will provide guidance, feedback, training, and industry tools, all to have you feeling great about your newly-refined work on stage. My teaching style is energetic and encouraging, and layered with the insights I have gathered from my work as a producer, director, playwright, and performer in all stage genres ....Drama, Improv Comedy, Musical Theater, Comedies, Farce, Commedia dell'Arte. Let's work!

About Carolyn

Carolyn has been a theater professional for over 35 years, having worked as performer, director, producer, playwright, composer, improvisation artist, teaching artist, and corporate trainer. Since 2000 she has been the Producing Artistic Director of Theater Craft Inc which specializes in small-ca

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June 21, 2019
Lynn Laughlin
Carolyn German has been absolutely wonderful to work with. She's a great combination of friendly, yet professional, and brings many years of varied experience to her craft into the teaching experience. She's very easy to work with, I never felt self-conscious about any of what I consider to be my flaws, and she has truly helped me to develop more well-rounded characters, as well as some very much needed self-confidence.
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Lynzi H.

(26)
Stage Performance
Starting at $35
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Vocal Performance from Glendale Community College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lynzi H.

(26)

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Do you want to take your singing to the next level and learn how to be a great performer? Or do you have talent but your affraid to get on stage? Performance lessons will help you gain the confidence you need to become a great performer. If you have any questions regarding performance lessons please contact me via ask a question feature at the top of my profile

About Lynzi

I am like a proud mama when it comes to my students. I have been teaching online and in person for 8 years now and I have seen all of my students grow and accomplish so many great things. Whether their goal has been to get a main role in a theater production in a theater troup or at school, to crea

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October 14, 2019
Sarina
Lynzi is amazing! She's patient and tailors each lesson to your individual need. She is very professional, but welcoming at the same time. We would highly recommend Lynzi.
June 27, 2019
Rafael C.
Lynzi is very knowledgable with vocal training and an excellent singer as well. I explained issues with my voice and she gave great tips to help strengthen my singing. The main thing is that she listened to my needs and heard what was going on with me vocally. I already hear a difference with my singing after one lesson and doing what she told me to do. That’s what makes Lynzi a great instructor.
December 8, 2018
Kaelee S.
Our 10 year old granddaughter loved her lesson!!

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Chrissy S.

(45)
Theater Acting
Starting at $45
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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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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November 15, 2019
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 😊
October 19, 2019
Dustin M.
Having a great time learning from Chrissy.
August 12, 2019
Gokul R.
I am continuing my class with Chrissy! She is a wonderful teacher and very understanding of her student needs!
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Michael L.

(12)
Voice Acting
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Michael L.

(12)

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Students will learn the fundamentals of becoming a voice actor for the commercial market, creating characters with intention through the use of their vocal instrument and a microphone.

About Michael

Michael L has been a working actor in Theatre, Film and Television since 1998. Since graduating cum laude from George Washington University he has dedicated himself to teaching and practicing the craft of acting. Michael was a classical acting fellow at the Shakespeare Theatre Company in Washington

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December 9, 2017
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February 14, 2017
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January 21, 2017
Jessica
Fantastic.

Breathing, Voice, Acting, the whole thing.

Michael will give you exercises, tips, tricks and ideas to excel to the next level with your voice.
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Chrystie S.

(9)
Theatrical Dance
Starting at $15
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks ENGLISH, SPANISH, FRENCH, SIGN LANGUAGE
  • Teaches Beginner
  • BACHELORS DEGREE from CHAPMAN UNIVERSITY
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About Chrystie

WELCOME DANCERS! Meet your dance instructor. I have my bachelors degree from Chapman University in Theatre & Dance. My training includes Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Folk Dance, Dance History, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Improv, and Kinesiology, among other dance-related subjects. I grew up in

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August 4, 2019
Tina R.
Was great fun thank you
April 5, 2019
Stephanie
My little just started dancing because her big sister dances. She is a shy one but warmed up to Miss Chrystie and loves tapping with her. She plays music that she loves and is helping her learn how to tap dance in a fun way!
April 5, 2019
Erin
Chrystie is so amazing! She's honest, fun, and dedicated to the kids!

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"I am ultimately new and have a ways to go with this, but for someone who has just entered and is exploring acting, her advice is just plain excellent!"
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"My daughter is 8.5 yrs old. She loves the time spent with Kelsey. Kelsey treats her as an individual and I can tell my daughter is gaining a sense of maturity as she discovers different emotions during her acting lessons. We always wish the class was longer and my daughter always skips away on a cloud when class is over."
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Amazing instructor, learned to dance properly with beautiful grace. Definitely worth the time and money, I’m very happy with my instructor, Serena made it a great experience"
- Lily
Took Ballet lessons from Serena S.
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"I was working with Eliza on an art project that included two performances based on dance. I am very thankful for having ben able to work with Eliza. She is not just an amazing teacher in detail and techniques but also a wonderful and generous human being!"
- Annina
Took Ballet lessons from Eliza S. T.
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"I have had the opportunity to learn acting with Gina and it has been great so far. When I signed up for the lessons, I signed up with Gina because of her credentials as I never had an encounter with her. From my first class itself she has taught me a lot about acting specially stage acting and that too with great enthusiasm. I now feel like pursuing it further. She is quite knowledgeable specially in her field and every moment that you are in the class with her, you are learning something new. I would highly recommend her, doesn't matter if you are just getting into the field or trying to set your advanced level stage, her talents will teach you something new that would take you to the next level. I hope you can take advantage of learning from a Great Artist like Gina.
P.S. She is a great Dancer and a great Musician.

Good Luck!"
- Mitul
Took Acting lessons from Gina B.
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"My experience was amazing. I had the chance to learn some vocal exercises, practice on my music audition coming up soon, and improve on my voice. Overall it turned out perfectly."
- Fritz
Took Voice Acting lessons from Ingrid M.
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"Made very use of our time. Incredibly useful information and learned very fast. Can't wait for the next lesson."
- Jake
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Amazing! Knows how to push you, but not brake you. Loved working with her for years, I even followed her to a different studio."
- Kate
Took Jazz Dancing lessons from Jordan W.
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"If you need an amazing teacher, Denise is the one you've been looking for. 100% the best teacher ever."
- Oscar Clausson
Took Film Acting lessons from Denise P.
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"Sara is amazing, gorgeous and professional. Definitely the best choice!"
- Lilian
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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