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Dominic R.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $84
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2011
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Hello! I'm Dominic R. (though I'm commonly known as "that guy" to very close friends) and I'm an artist. I'm an actor, teacher, singer, comedian, writer, graphic designer, and a really, horribly novice ukulele player.

I. LOVE. ACTING. And I love sharing my passion for that with other people, actors and non-actors alike.

In my acting coachings, I utilize many different exercises to make sure that each student has the knowledge and techniques required for them to feel completely, fearlessly themself. Every artist approaches their craft differently, but in acting, honesty is everything. Together, we'll discover what that means for you and how to make you shine your brightest light on stage or on camera.

Topics Include:
On-Camera Acting
On-Stage Acting
Musical Theatre Coachings
Audition Prep
Comedic Writing and Performance
Cold Reading Skills
and more!

About Dominic

Hello! I'm Dominic R. (though I'm commonly known as "that guy" to very close friends) and I'm an artist. I'm an actor, teacher, singer, comedian, writer, graphic designer, and a really, horribly novice ukulele player. People ask how long I have been an actor for and generally don't believe me when

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November 1, 2019
Poonam S.
Dominic is such a great instructor!! Super professional, extremely attentive and friendly!! Would HIGHLY recommend!
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Ny Y.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks Spanish, Patois
  • Teaches students Male: 21 and up; Female: 20 and up
  • Teaches Beginner
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Second City & Theatre Momentum Co, experience! Can't wait to start working with you!

About Ny

Hello ♥ My name is Ny! Here to help you grow on your life's journey! My experience includes 15+ years in professional and community theatre projects. Also, I'm a professionally trained gospel, contemporary, and classical singer for over 20 years. Educational Background: B.A in Psychology,

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July 30, 2019
Armayia ..
It’s very comfortable talking with and learning from her!
October 9, 2018
Madison J.
Ny is kind, firm and encouraging! I'm really enjoying our lessons so far.
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Margo L.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $19
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Awarded Artist of the Month from Smooth 87.7 (Popular National Radio Station)
  • Classical Voice and Piano from VanderCook College of Music
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I help clients develop a unique stage presence that enables them to feel comfortable in front of any audience. I cover several elements of stage performance including public speaking, theatrical drama, classical singing and all other forms of singing as well.

About Margo

Are you ready to fall in love with your voice? Are you ready for something different? If your voice isn’t becoming to you, YOU should be coming to ME! I know what it's like to be frustrated with boring exercises and processes that seem to take a lot of time but yield no results. That's why I d

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February 18, 2019
Tina S.
Margo is so talented, she is knowledgeable in techniques and has a special ability to know exactly
how to taylor your needs.
December 30, 2018
Monica G.
Very helpful and encouraging.
December 14, 2018
Aleya
Margo was amazing! I went to Margo to improve my speech and speaking voice. Within a few minutes of talking to me, Margo diagnosed my problem and gave me execercises to do. I saw improvements in my speech after the first session! Her fun personality made the sessions enjoyable and I walked away with helpful excercises.

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Raquel S.

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Contemporary Dance
Starting at $34
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches students Male: 3 to 7; Female: 3 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2004
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Modern Ballet Fusion
Adult & Childrens

About Raquel

Studio & Private Classical European Ballet, Modern Ballet Stretch Modern Ballet Fusion, Water Ballet, & Sensual Swing classes Adult & Children non-intimidating lessons by a former Professional Classical Prima Ballerina Online at TakeLessons.com Raquel S. Raquel is a consummate professiona

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Isabelle S.

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Ballet
Starting at $80
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Isabelle S.

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I am a professional ballet dancer and I love to help students achieve "clean" un-stylized classical technique, whether they hope to gain admittance into top ballet schools, summer programs or audition for companies. I began training at age 3 and have experience with small and large schools. For my high school years, I trained with American Ballet Theatre's JKO School, where I received ABT certification to teach Levels Pre-Ballet - 3, then did my post secondary training with Canada's National Ballet School in Toronto. Since graduating, I have danced with Les Grands Ballet Canadiens in Montreal and Semperoper Ballett in Dresden, Germany. I would be more than happy to share tips and encourage any age student as they reach for their individual goals.

About Isabelle

Levels Taught: Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced I love sharing the beautiful classical art of ballet with young students! I like to keep class fun while gently helping students retain habits that encourage a language of clean classical technique through proper form, allowing them to work towar

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November 1, 2019
Natalie
Great!! Isabelle was everything I was hoping for to help my daughter work on her technique and gave kind words of support. I felt very confident having someone with professional experience.
September 24, 2019
Diana
Isabelle is a great listener and made me feel much more confident after a few classes. She knows how to make me work so the classes were worthwhile. I feel like I improved and had fun! Five stars!
September 24, 2019
Diana
I took a few classes with Isabelle this past year and she was so approachable and easy to talk to. She made me work hard but it was a fun session each time! I felt like I made progress. Five stars!
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Andrew Y.

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Acting
Starting at $25
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Andrew Y.

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Focusing on diverse techniques, including types of characters, staging, blocking of scenes, costuming, creating characters, improv and games for each concept.
In the past years we've done excerpts from The Polar Express, The Wizard of Oz, How the Grinch Stole Christmas and George and the Marvelous Medicine.
This summer of 2014, we're doing Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, where we are discussing staging, blocking, creating costumes and props.
We are constantly play games to reinforce the techniques presented each week and the students always have fun. They walk away confident and wanting to learn more.
Spend time on costuming and set design, by creating with the materials we find at Goodwill, thrift stores and other retail businesses. We look over the characters descriptions and utilize our creative to flow with costuming and scenery.

About Andrew

Obtained an Associates in Arts at Butler County Community College, El Dorado, KS. Obtained a Bachelors in Music Education from Wichita State University, Wichita, KS. I'm an accomplished accompanist and vocalist, with 10 plus years of expertise. Currently, I’m a volunteer worship leader at church

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July 8, 2019
john
Andrew is a fantastic teacher! He puts in hard work and creates a fun environment to learn
May 23, 2019
Allison
We have had a great experience with Andrew teaching our daughter piano. He works great with kids and has a wide range of teachable skills. He organizes fun events for his students that showcase their hard work. I am really pleased with our decision to enroll our daughter in his program, she has a lot of fun and has learned a lot in a short amount of time.
May 21, 2019
Brent
I can't choose a subject because Andrew teaches so many different things in his piano lessons that I would be doing him a disservice if I chose just one.

As a former piano lessons taker myself, I must admit that I had some lofty expectations for my daughter's piano lessons. On the first day of lessons for her, I knew that we were in great hands. Andrew has exceeded my expectations with every turn. And a fun and lighthearted way, and through games, activities, and fingers on the piano , Andrew helps the young learner learn the most important thing about music: it's fun! Theory is fun, composition is fun, ear training is fun, performance is fun. As a musician myself, I'd almost forgot. Andrew has helped me to remember, and is instilling these values in my daughter.

Thank you Andrew for being so awesome.

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"Jennifer is amazing. The best Instructer ever. She has taught me so much and I can see myself being more comfortable when I am acting."
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Took Film Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"Christine is the best. She always reminds us that we are in a safe place. We can be ourselves and let our inner child run loose and we will be accepted. She is funny while still managing to get her points across. I have learned so much from her about character development and setting a scene. And she reminds us at the beginning of a performance to just have fun and that is what it is all about."
- Faith
Took Improv Comedy lessons from Christine A.
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"Kathryn is so very easy to work with. Very knowledgable about her work."
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Took Method Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Fawn has proven herself over the past 3 years to be an excellent teacher in music theory, piano, songwriting, voice, performance and as a producer in the studio. I consider her to be one of the best vocal producers and coaches that I have ever worked with, and I know that if you take lessons from her, you will learn and grow in leaps and bounds in all ways positive and powerful."
- Conner
Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"Sara was well-prepared and gave me some excellent lessons to complete in preparation for the next class. Very professional."
- Denise
Took Acting lessons from Sara J.
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"she was fun and she let try she also gave great advice"
- Charles and Rebecca
Took Film Acting lessons from Ali R.
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"Kristina really listens to what you need and clearly takes a personal/individualized approach"
- Steve
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kristina B.
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"Have you ever felt total comfort with someone while doing an uncomfortable activity? A feeling of trust so strong that you ignore your insecurities and just do what they're helping you to do? Become so oblivious to your insecurities because of the sheer wonderment you have at how good this person is at helping others?

That's lessons with Natalya.

I'm an awkward, gangly guy. I had zero dance experience. I was so afraid to start learning how to dance.
When I started with Natalya, it was comfortable and fun from the get-go. I had no problem shedding my various anxieties about flailing my long limbs around in a rhythmic motion to the beat of random pop songs. She just, gets it.

Hire her. Take lessons from her. Find that new life skill through her artistic teaching abilities that you never knew you had.

That whole "if I can do it, you can do it" cliche is real here, with Natalya's help.

She's breathes teaching and you'll soak in her incredible ability to help you become something greater with each lesson."
- Brent
Took Latin Ballroom Dance lessons from Natalya Z.
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"Very good teacher. Explain things clearly"
- Tin-Wan
Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"Cyndi was absolutely great. She really works with a person to try to bring out the best in them. I'm very fortunate to have picked her for my lessons,"
- Joseph
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Cyndi E.
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