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Jeremy K.

13 Reviews
Lake Forest, IL
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • BFA in Drama from New York University - Tisch School of the Arts
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Jeremy K.

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I am a published playwright and award-winning screenwriter. With over 30 years of experience writing plays, screenplays, and comedy sketches, I am focused on helping you find your voice and learn the fundamentals of three act structure. Are you unsure how to format a script or what opportunities there are for writers? I can answer your questions. Have you written a script that needs feedback? I'll read it and give you comprehensive notes. Wherever you are in your development-- beginner, intermediate or advanced-- I will hone in on your strengths and weaknesses; I'll give you assignments and feedback that can help you get to the next level. I taught sketch comedy writing at The Lee Strasberg and Theatre and Film Institute in New York City and I have helped many writers with their plays and screenplays. Most recently, I won multiple awards for a spec script I wrote for the TV Show “Master of None.” I just finished a full-length play and I am gearing up to host a reading-- online-- of a ...

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Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Vina Chalice
Great creative writing intro class if you're curious to character development and comedy! Great explanation/examples, encouraging, and includes practical exercises you can use immediately. Thanks Jeremy.
Nadia
After my first film audition, in as many years, it was quite evident I needed an acting instructor. For months, I looked high and low to find the right one. I wanted an instructor who could challenge me, yet in a nurturing manner. An instructor who can speak confidently about the craft. Above all, an instructor you look forward to seeing every session. Jeremy Kruse is all that and then some.

Within weeks of pairing up, my acting style/delivery is far more conversational. Plus, I’m more at ease when working to find the true essence of a character to develop and make my own.

I always walk away from Jeremy’s sessions learning something new. Jeremy’s constant encouragement has propelled my confidence, as an actor, to another level.

Initially, I wasn’t really into the idea of taking acting classes via FaceTime. The idea sounded so impersonal and potentially distracting, not with Jeremy. It's as if he's working with you, face-to-face, in a studio.

In addition to acting, Jeremy has been so supportive with my first attempt in writing a screenplay. He's such a creative influence.

The secret is out, Jeremy Kruse is the "Best Instructor Ever"! Working with him makes my dreams of becoming an accomplished actor a reality. Thanks Jeremy!
Kinzie B.
Jeremy is great! He's super personable and down to earth, and he never makes you feel like you've screwed up. He gives good feedback and is very knowledgeable. He's always open to answer any questions I have, too. Really great guy!
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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School, College
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Wendy P.

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Using my vocal and acting training, I have worked with many students on improving their speaking voices for public speaking or voice-over work. I use Linklater , and Alexander technique combined with other training to help students overcome their fear of public speaking as well as their technical vocal issues, such as articulation, projection, breathing problems and modulating the voice in a pleasant way. I can help you overcome an overly nasally tone for example or a monotone voice.

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.
Arthur V.
Blake C.
Very helpful and focused on what needed to be worked on. Will definitely be looking forward to working with her again!

Amelia H.

4 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • Speaks German, French, Italian
  • Awarded Lynn M. Waldenland Scholarship from Northern Illinois University
  • Teaching since 2016
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Amelia H.

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Ah yes, the greatest fear known to man--and it surpasses a shark attack....Public Speaking!
Have no fear (too soon?) I am experienced and skilled in the art of forensics and would be happy to teach you my tips, tricks and secrets that make getting up in front of an audience a breeze. For more seasoned speakers, you will learn diction, vocal exercises and more. Don't go another moment thinking "should I?" Sign up with me today!

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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Milka T.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Elementary, Middle School, High School
  • Teaching since 2009
  • MB3 (Biochemistry, Molecular Biology and Bioinformatics) from Towson University
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Milka T.

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My name is Milka. I have 5 years of tutoring experience in the sciences and math! I am eager to share my love for science with whomever I tutor. Growing up I have experienced teachers teach a simple topic in a complex way hence, confusing a lot of their students. My aim is to teach in a way that would make students fall in love with the subject rather then scare them away.

About Dr. Milka

My name is Milka. I have been tutoring for about 8 years now. I am an MB3 (Molecular Biology, Bioinformatics and Biochemistry) Major. I believe students learn science by doing science, and that my classes are a medium through which my students will learn life skills that are critical for their succ

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Jane Shepherd
She helped my daughter with all of her exams! Thank you Ms. Milka! You are truly a gift!
Luwam
My kid loves her
Tracy P.
Milka has been such a help in tutoring my child math. She is fun and makes topics easy to understand. She is flexible with the schedules especially since my child schedule is hectic. Definitely recommend her.
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Ouray K.

42 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Aerospace Engineering from Ira A. Fulton School of Engineering, Arizona State University
  • Teaches Middle School, High School, College
  • Teaching since 2003
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Ouray K.

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About Ouray

Are you looking for a tutor who can make sense of math? I love seeing the ‘lightbulb’ moment when my students suddenly connect the dots. Math can seem complicated, but with the right guidance and tools, the dots start to connect themselves! Over my 10+ years as a math tutor, I’ve seen how a t

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Tiffany Leyda
Ouray definitely taught me more in one hour than I learned in a 3 hour lecture.
Cindy
Ouray worked with my son for one session and I’ve seen a huge improvement in his grade for his Algerbra class. Ouray took time to make sure my son understood the concepts. My son is more confident in his class. I would highly recomend him! Thank you, Ouray!
Rocio Balleza
Ouray is a highly skilled professional tutor. He is straightforward to schedule lessons with, always arrives on time and stays on the task at all times. He comes prepared to class with a board and with reviewed content and questions, so he is never caught off guard with unfamiliar material. He was focused on my helping my son and customizing the lessons for his specific academic needs. He adapted the lesson pace to what my son was able to do and he was very patient. Ouray is not only knowledgeable but he knows how to get results. He was encouraging and provided my son with the sense of confidence he was missing, and we got excellent results in the end. Also, Ouray is approachable and very personable. It was a great pleasure to work with him. I would not recommend any other tutor for Calculus.
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Jonathan H.

13 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Latin, Ancient Greek
  • BA (Classics) from University of Cambridge
  • Teaching since 2005
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Jonathan H.

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I have taught AP Latin to students at High School and can help you prepare

About Jonathan

I am here to help you with all your Latin & Greek needs. I have taught anyone and everyone, from 6th grade Texans to Cambridge university undergraduates, and would love to help you.

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Elijah
Good teacher, did not get off topic. Taught me words that I didn't really know. Looking forward to my next class. (Elijah B.)
Lilli
Personable and very knowledgeable about his subject...Latin. Yes, would recommend to anyone.
Makoa
My 12 year old son was hesitant to have Latin lessons based on the experience he had in a classroom setting. He just had his first lesson and immediately told me afterward, "I learned more from Jonathan than I did all year in class." He seemed to really connect with Jonathan and is actually looking forward to his next lesson.

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"Today was my first lesson with Larry. He is a awesome guy and very hopeful and caring."
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Took Writing lessons from Larry P.
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"After speaking to multiple tutoring companies, we discovered Matthew. Matthew was very professional and made my son feel comfortable. They had a total of 5 tutoring sessions covering Math, English, Science and Reading. My son took the ACT after his tutoring sessions and scored a 23. We were very pleased with the progress our son made by going from an ACT score of 19 to 23 after only 5 sessions with Matthew. I would highly recommend Matthew J. Horwich to anyone needing tutoring."
Rhonda
Took ACT Test Prep lessons from Matthew H.
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"I hired Daniel to help my daughter prepare for an assessment test. They only had 2 months to prepare and many of the subjects were being introduced to her for the first time. He had his work cut out for him. But he did a phenomenal job. He methodically organized each subject and proceeded to cover it thoroughly before moving on to the next. He had the right balance of persistence and understanding to keep my daughter stay focused and, at the same time, build up her confidence. I'm happy to report that she ended up passing the exam and she credits him for this result."
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Took Common Core Math lessons from Daniel F.
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"Dr. Dawn is Awesome! She is easy to understand, intuitive and meets students where they are at."
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Took Calculus lessons from Dr. Dawn L.
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"This was the first session and Allie was great! She took her time and explained things."
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Took Grammar lessons from Ally Z.
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"Steve is the best english teacher that I have had. He inspired me. He pushed me to take an job interview, when I thinked that I didn't not opportunity. Thank he, I'll have a second job interview. Thank he I did my first step and I started to feel more trust in myself. He make me better and try to show me how I can be more natural. I'm so happy! Maybe, without his advice, I would waiting for start yet. Thank you for anything Steve!"
Liudmila
Took Speech lessons from Steve S.
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"She is kind and patient."
Samantha
Took Basic Math lessons from Julie L.
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"Marie is a well-versed instructor."
Ruth
Took Elementary Math lessons from Marie A.
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"Kristin is an excellent public speaking teacher. She combines voice instruction, with guidance on body language and delivery. I worked with her on several speeches and saw great results. Highly recommend her services."
Clinton
Took Public Speaking lessons from Kristin H.
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"Marta was my marine biology teacher as well as my senior project mentor. She helped me stay on track, edit papers, research and apply myself. She is patient and understanding. Marta has a vast knowledge of marine species and really makes her students fall in love with the subjects she teaches."
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Took Biology lessons from Marta B.
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