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Emily W.

Marengo, IL
Starting at $50
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts from Calvin College
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emily W.

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Freya is not only a skilled dancer, she is also an inspiring dance instructor. Her classes are fun, challenging, and empowering. She is especially skilled at giving each student individual attention to make sure they are able to do the movements correctly. Freya inspires her students to become their best selves, full of confidence, strength, & grace.

About Emily

Some of you know me by my stage name- Freya, others of you know me as Emily. For the past 20+ years I've lived a double life...by day I was the Curator & Director of Atlas Galleries, a major fine art gallery in Chicago, by night I was a bellydancer & artist. I worked very hard to keep those two liv

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Jeannie M.

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Starting at $50
  • Speaks German, Italian, English
  • Awarded Dissertation Fellowship from Louisiana State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jeannie M.

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Working with me, gives you the experience of both an actor and a director. I see from inside your character and from your audience. I have worked with actors from first-time neophytes to professionals and styles from method to experimental styles of the 60s to improv and back to Shakespeare. I taught theatre in High School and College as well as community classes for children. I have acted and directed for many years.

About Jeannie

I have been in theatre since I was a child. My first love was acting until I was bitten by the directing bug when I realized I could watch my baby be born as the play came to life. To support myself while going through my theatre degrees, I worked with computer and became certified with Microsoft a

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Michael K.
I found Jeannie to be very informative and professional. She brought out things in me I was surprised about. I can't til the next session.
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Lance R.

9 Reviews
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Starting at $29
  • Bachelors in Music from University of South Florida
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lance R.

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My strong background in Vocal Pedagogy includes a working knowledge of the anatomy of the vocal mechanism and the acoustical physics of sound production. These fundamentals can be applied for significant and often immediate improvement in sound quality both in sing and in spoken word. Targeted diagnosis of the issues and clear remedies are the name of the game. These lessons are for those that are looking to gain confidence and stamina for presentations at work, or for those looking to overcome speech difficulties.

About Lance

Ever been told that you’re "a little pitchy," or that you “just need to give it more support?” Tips like these often leave people frustrated because they don’t actually give anyone a plan for improvement. In my lessons we will focus on real, specific issues, and make sure you have a great plan for

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Tahlia
My personal lessons with Lance have been extremely productive and in 2 months I have already greatly improved my singing. The creative space in my lessons have aloud me to feel more excited and confident about my singing. I have tried my fair share of voice teachers and Lance is by far my favorite and would strongly recommend. Personally I have never had an encouraging experience with voice lessons and Lance has helped me go so far out of my comfort zone and I am very happy with How much my singing has improved.
Matthew B.
Lance is an amazing instructor. He extremely patient with beginners and has an amazing capability of teaching at a comfortable but fun speed for the student. I highly recommend Dr. Lance Russell.
Neel D.
He is very nice, patient to my 8 years son. The lesson are going very good.

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Nancy R.

18 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Nancy R.

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I have 30 years stage experience and have been teaching actors of all ages for over ten years. I specialize in a natural, comfortable approach, tailoring my lessons to the needs of each individual actor.

About Nancy

I believe in the extraordinary power of music to communicate, to inspire and, often, to heal. That belief inspires all my work. My goal is to help you find the power to express express through singing your unique self. It doesn't matter whether your voice is professional quality or whether it'

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Patricia C.
Great teacher able to set us at ease and still give corrections, and confidence in practicing for the next lesson!
Verna V.
I'm very happy with my singing lessons through Nancy R. She understands what I need to improve my voice and style of singing. She is easy to talk to and
Renee
Nancy is very knowledgeable and patient. She knows many different ways to teach techniques, and is encouraging and friendly. I am really enjoying my lessons, and look forward to having one ever week. Some of my family and friends told me they can hear the difference in my voice. I would highly recommend Nancy as an instructor.

Pranusha Reddy M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Telugu, Hindi
  • Teaches students 10 to 40
  • Teaching since 2012
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Pranusha Reddy M.

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I am certified in Kuchipudi dance and would love to share my knowledge about this dance. I have been practicing this dance form since my childhood and I have earned a four year certification in theoretical and practical art of Kuchipudi.
Kuchipudi is one of the seven indian classical dance form. It is one of the oldest dance forms of indian culture which is usually based on fast rhythmic patterns complemented by a very flexible and mobile upper body. Its also a great form of exercise which involves graceful body and eye movements.

About Pranusha Reddy

I have been practicing Kuchipudi dance form since my childhood and I have also earned a four year certification in theoretical and practical art of Kuchipudi from an accredited university in India.

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Gabby R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches students 4 to 60
  • Theology from Fuller Theological Seminary
  • Teaching since 2007
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Gabby R.

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I am engaging, fun, and highly experienced dancer. I have worked with dancers across the United States, from Florida to California. I have 16 years of experience in dance. I am experienced in Hip-Hop, Contemporary, Salsa, West African, Jazz, and Ballet. I began my dance training in the church and then expanded to clubs and stages across the United States.

I have trained with dancers like Paulo Alcedo, Desi Babalu, and many others. I know that dancing can be a very scary vulnerable art, so I do everything I can to create a space that is encouraging and safe, one where your unique personality is embraced and encouraged.

About Gabby

I am a Professional Dancer with over 16 years of experience teaching dance to children and adults. I have a bachelors in Recreation and Event Management with a minor in dance and non-profit leadership. I have been trained in Los Angeles at Athletic Garage Dance Center. At this studio I was select

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"I've been working with David as a coach on both auditions and jobs for years. He has a great understanding, not only of the craft, but also how to work with actors of any level. Whether you're brand new or have been doing it for years, David is a fantastic resource when it comes to analyzing the script, finding the most honest choices, and arcing scenes. No tricks or gimmicks here. If you're looking for someone to help you be the real deal, look no further."
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"I had a lesson with Fawn which was fantastic. She helped me a lot with my posture and relaxing when playing. I felt comfortable and I was able to play the piece as I saw it. I had no idea how it was affecting my vocal performance. Next week we start video taping my performances, and then on to endurance training for my shows. Fawn knows what she is doing! She's a true pro. Highly recommend!"
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Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"Miss Jordan is the one person in my entire journey of learning dance (later in life) that has been able to break things down and teach me in a way that made sense to my mind and my body. She is brilliant, fun and incredibly talent. I couldn't reccomend her more highly!"
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Took Dance Choreography lessons from Jordan W.
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Took Ballet lessons from Aurora D.
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"Amanda is an inspiring teacher who infuses confidence into her students helping them to believe that they can do it. She approaches all performances with creativity and originality. All the productions I have seen her direct have her distinct stamp. Not only is she a talented actress and singer in her own right but she is able to bring out the best in her students. I recommend her whole heartedly."
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Took Acting lessons from Amanda K.
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"We are complete novices for ballroom dancing-- Anna was wonderfully helpful in connecting prior to the lesson and preparing to help us get the most out of the hour that we booked. She is energetic, vivacious and has a highly effective teaching style. she is able to break the dance down with cues and rhythms that are easy to grasp and remember. We will definitely go back to her for another lesson."
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Took Ballroom Dance lessons from E&Adance B.
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