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Ny Y.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $15
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  • Speaks Spanish, Patois
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaches students Male: 21 and up; Female: 20 and up
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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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Benjamin K.

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Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
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  • Speaks French, German, Italian, Spanish
  • Awarded Concerto Competition Finalist from MasterWorks Festival
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Benjamin K.

Chicago, IL

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I have been involved in several productions, and have extensive acting experience. I am able to help my students study their characters, and realize a wide range of acting choices.

About Benjamin

I have extensively studied vocal performance for many years and continue to add to my own technique. I have a Master of Vocal Performance Degree from the Chicago College of Performing Arts. I have a Bachelor of Science Degree in Biology, where I extensively studied the anatomy of the voice. I am th

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October 15, 2019
Fernando
Phenomenal. Gets to the point, is great at demonstrating, and provides feedback you can work off of.
October 2, 2019
diana
September 12, 2019
LaVincent T.
So far, lessons with Ben have been VERY good (and productive! I'm naturally a reserved person, but He has gotten me to push beyond my comfort zone (that is "be louder"), which in retrospect has also helped me build my confidence in other areas. So at this point I look forward to having lessons, because I am growing in my understanding of how to use this God-given gift; a gift that's meant to be shared (not hidden away in silence).
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Josh L.

(8)
Chicago, IL
Starting at $40
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  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I have been performing with various theater and improvised theater groups in Chicago for about 4 years. My main focus is long form improvisation. We can take the sessions in many different directions depending on where you want to go.

About Josh

Hi, there! My name is Josh, and I can't wait to meet you! I am fairly new to private teaching and am looking forward to helping my students get a good solid start with either piano, or improvised theatre. I studied theatre in Philadelphia at the University of the Arts, and I trained at the IO thea

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November 30, 2017
Charlie M.
My 10-year old son Charlie had a great first lesson with Josh. He accomplished a lot in his session and Charlie is excited for the next lessons. Josh is very patient and kind.
July 18, 2016
Alexa
Alexa was excited to take lessons with Josh and really enjoyed them!
March 19, 2016
David
Josh was very helpful for a beginner like myself. He got me started on my path.

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Stephanie Q.

(23)
Speaking Voice
Starting at $45
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  • Awarded Merit Scholarship winner from Eastman School of Music
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1980
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Being a public speaker, for many years, I have honed the skills of presentation, speech writing, and love helping others feel more confident in front of camera or large numbers of people. If you need longer lessons just book them consequently. (For example: 30+30)

About Stephanie

I am a career musician, and conservatory trained violin, piano and vocal instructor with over 40 years teaching experience, and a resume spanning many pages. I also am a well endorsed composer and public speaker. Furthermore, I LOVE teaching! I am a competition judge, member of National Music T

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November 13, 2019
Naomi G.
I strongly recommend Ms. Quinn. She is amazing. I love a teacher who is passionate about what she does and Ms. Quinn has motivated me to love the violin and work harder to improve. She is slightly strict but very patience and kind, always pushing you to work hard and do your best. I learned to play violin a few years ago as a beginner and stopped playing for a few years. I was nervous to begin online violin lessons considering that I learn better face to face. However, Ms. Quinn has done an amazing job at teaching me, I have been taking lessons with her for a year now and have learned so much I didn’t know before which has also grown my love for violin.
November 6, 2019
Hui F.
Stephanie helped my younger one prepare for competition. She was highly skillful, supportive yet strict. Initially, my girl was a bit nervous to work with Stephanie because of her high reputation. Stephanie was very kind and fun, using metaphors to help my 10-year old understand the music. She not only helped my child overcome barriers to master the music piece but also shared much practical advice for competition. We did not expect this but my 10-year old won the first prize and was invited to perform in Carnegie Hall New York. Highly recommend Stephanie!!!
February 25, 2019
Hui F.
Stephanie is one of the best teachers you can possibly find through Takelessons. We are extremely fortunate to have found her. She is a successful professional musician who is very strict yet with a kind heart and skills/experiences to steer students through their learning limitations. I had trouble to make my older daughter to practice piano for years, and almost came to the point to have her given up learning. Stephanie changed everything. Now my older daughter is getting not only serious with piano but practicing harder then ever. I am so happy to see the results. Highly recommend her!!!
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Keith K.

(13)
Improv Comedy
Starting at $30
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Theater and Performance Studies from Kennesaw State University
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Improv is all about NOT SAYING NO and being fearless! A true actor should thrive on improv. It takes great skill to be raw and inventive on the spot. Improv is best taught in groups but one on one is excellent as well, especially for the beginner.

About Keith

I have been a professional performance coach and actor in Hollywood for the past 11 years. I coach and inspire the next generation of performers for stage and screen. My company is a performance arts company dedicated to educating and inspiring performers of all ages, including adults. Our lessons

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September 13, 2018
Armando
Awesome overall. Very enthusiastic and extremely helpful to our son. Highly recommended.
May 2, 2017
Laura
Keith is fantastic! He expects the highest level of preparation and performance from me at all my lessons and thus pushes me to be a better performer every time. He tailors my lessons to exactly what I need - specific work for upcoming auditions as well as more general work to expand my repertoire. His lessons are also not not limited singing coaching - he also provides coaching in acting and movement. I feel like I have presented some of my best work to auditors as a result of working with Keith! And he does all this in the friendliest manner possible so that my lessons are always a great combination of fun, hard work, and inspiration.
April 6, 2017
Yi
Keith is a knowledgeable and great teacher. He will let you feel comfortable at singing and doing all the practices and make you realize what the correct postures and things needed to make you feel confident. Also, he is pretty easy-going with scheduling and just let him know in advance and he will reschedule the class for you. Definitely recommended.
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Dani N.

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Voice Acting
Starting at $42
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  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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I am a classically trained, working actor based in NYC! I'm living in Fort Worth while I'm performing in a theatre contract this summer. I have trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in classical and contemporary theater, have worked in Italy with Javier Galito-Cava in Meisner Technique, have studied Viewpoints in Berlin with Sandrine Hudl, and have studied with Austin Pendleton in NYC. I'm an Equity and British Equity actor, and I love what I do. I can help you prep for an upcoming audition in theatre or film, or work on acting skills and techniques you can use going forward!

About Dani

I am a classically trained, working actor based in NYC! I'm living in Fort Worth while I'm performing in a theatre contract this summer. I have trained at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland in classical and contemporary theater, have worked in Italy with Javier Galito-Cava in Meisner Technique, ha

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"Da-Rell was terrific with my 5 yr old son. He really knows how to work with kids, keep their attention and make it fun while they learn. It was exactly the kind of class we were looking for."
- Beckett
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"Very good teacher. Explain things clearly"
- Tin-Wan
Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"Andrew is knowledgeable and relaxing. There's no pressure, only teaching."
- john
Took Acting lessons from Andrew Y.
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"Improv Acting with Jessie

In January, I decided to take a last minute opportunity to apply for a job at Disney World over the summer. After doing some research regarding the audition process, I found out that there was a brief improv portion involved in the audition. About two and a half to three weeks before the audition, I found Jessie and booked four lessons.
What I received from my lessons was more than I could have ever hoped for. Jessie is an amazing teacher. She is very knowledgable, gives incredibly feedback and advice, and in addition to what an awesome teacher she is, she also is INCREDIBLY flexible and willing to work with your schedule."
- Avery
Took Improv Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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"Passionate, effective and thoughtful teacher.

I attended an Alexander Technique workshop Jameson co-hosted at the New England Conservatory and recently began personal lessons on AT and voice lessons with him. Jameson is passionate about teaching and is able to teach students at different levels of ability.

I would highly recommend Jameson for singing and Alexander Technique lessons. I couldn't ask for a better teacher."
- Dan
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Jameson J.
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"Mercy is an amazing teacher. Her love of dancing and technical insight into dancing make her a wonderful teacher!"
- Joe
Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Mercy H.
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"Kelsey is such an amazing teacher! She makes each lesson fun, she's encouraging, and she has such a passion for what she does that it's contagious!"
- Erica
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Took the time to find more out about me as Sam individual so that she could meet me where I am. Very encouraging."
- Michele
Took Improv Acting lessons from Amy C.
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"Very pleasant and extremely helpful! Thank you!!!"
- Amanda
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Kelsey is amazing. She delivers honest, very helpful feedback and helps you evolve through your lessons. She has a great energy. If you can work with her, I highly recommend it!"
- Janice
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kelsey J.
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