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Wendy P.

38 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $35
  • Speaks For purposes of singing: French, Italian, German
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts, Theater/Voice from University of Kansas
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Wendy P.

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Acting students will receive instruction customized for their individual needs and skill level, drawing on a variety of techniques, including Linklater (physical and vocal work), Stanislavski, Meisner, and Grotowski, Shurtleff, among others. Students can work privately on audition skills, including monologues and cold reading, as well as scene work, character building and basic principles of acting. The first step to great acting is a free body and voice, allowing full expression of of emotional life of the character!

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

12 Reviews
Harwood Heights, IL
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Musical Theatre from North Central College
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Monica S.

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I am a professional actor that has been performing all over the US for almost 20 years. I can help you with everything from audition technique, to monologue prep, to college admissions - etc. Drama? Comedy? You name it - no problem.

About Monica

I have been a professional Singer, Actor and occasional Dancer for the past 16 years with a Bachelors Degree in Musical Theatre. I love teaching just as much as I love performing. I have at least a little experience in everything performance related. You name it - chances are I've done it! The

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Julie Fisher
IF YOU ARE LOOKING FOR A MUSIC TEACHER- just take the dive and book with Monica!!! She is the absolute best. I am so self-conscious about my singing voice and Monica put me at ease immediately. She is so approachable and friendly. I've been in lessons for a few months and have already learned to so much that I can hear it in my voice. She is the absolute best.
Tara
I just had my first lesson with an acting teacher besides a high school theatre teacher. I didn’t know what to expect but I’m glad I decided to try. I’m excited to see where I can go from here.
Christopher M.
It was very fun and good and even tho it has only been 1 class. I have already learned so much

Serena P.

21 Reviews
Chicago, IL
Starting at $30
  • BFA Musical Theater from University of the Arts
  • Awarded Promising Young Artist Award from University of the Arts
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Serena P.

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Whether it's working on a new monologue, understanding the structures/rules of drama, or finding a new character, I can help you!

About Serena

Now teaching in-person singing, acting, and piano lessons in Ravenswood in Chicago, as well as online to anyone in the country! Serena is originally from the New York City area and has been acting, singing, dancing, and playing piano since she was young. As a teenager, she attended the prestigio

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Camille P.
Serena isn't only a talented pianist, she's a skilled instructor as well. She teaches everything you need to understand piano theory, improve finger strength and agility and acquire the best hand posture.

Serena tailors her lessons towards her student. Depending on my weekly progress, she recommended a detailed routine to consolidate my weaknesses and push me to improve.

Finally, Serena is eloquent and friendly. She explains things in a simple manner and does her best to understand you, your lifestyle and your objectives, all to provide the best experience . And she totally nails it.

Thank you Serena! :D
Alexandria Franklin
Serena is great. She is patient but pushes you just enough to see results. She helps you with singing technique as well as with techniques to make the song more genuine and authentic.
Jackie J.
She is a great teacher. She gave me several tips and exercises that were very helpful. She was very understanding when I had some computer glitches. Very friendly also. Highly recommend!

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Ariel G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 5 to 50
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Psychology; Theater & Dance from University of California, San Diego
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Ariel G.

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I began acting at the age of 4 where I worked on high-level projects such as Dark Water, Alien vs. Predator – Requiem, and ABC’s Invasion. While working on these projects, I was able to participate in the film production process and work with distinguished creative professionals. I developed my skills in the performing arts through years of training in audition practices, cold readings, improvisation, and voice-over. I also took acting classes at UCSD renowned Theater & Dance Department where I developed my skills for working in a theatrical setting.

About Ariel

I began acting at the age of 4 where I worked on high-level projects such as Dark Water, Alien vs. Predator – Requiem, and ABC’s Invasion. While working on these projects, I was able to participate in the film production process and work with distinguished creative professionals. I developed my ski

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Michael L.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Michael L.

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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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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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Milton J.

39 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Milton J.

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I have been teaching speaking voice for over two years. I help my students find their projective voice for voiceover and theatrical work.

About Milton

Hey there, everyone! My name is Milton J. and I teach vocal, guitar, piano, and musical theatre lessons in the Inland Empire area. I help those young, middle-aged, and not-as-young tap into their own soul through music so that they may help others find theirs as well. I believe that in orde

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Matthew O.
Thanks! Looking forward to practicing it more.
Sarah M.
The kids enjoy taking classes with Milton. He is structured, knowledgable, and very patient.

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"This was my first lesson, and Kelsey taught me so much that I felt as though I had a light bulb over my head the entire time. Great insight!"
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Took Voice Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Our daughter absolutely loved her first lesson - she learned so much in such a brief amount of time - when the lesson was over she went right to her script and started making changes to how she was portraying her character - she’s super excited for her next lesson!"
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"Carol is very knowledgeable about performance and acting and gives usable ideas."
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Took Stage Performance lessons from Carol W.
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"Alex is the best acting coach I've ever had! She worked with me before a major audition and was incredibly insightful. She helped me get to the truth of the pieces I had chosen and instilled confidence in me. The audition was a success! Couldn't have done it without her."
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Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Great with our 6 year old. A lot of energy and compassion for teaching."
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Took Child Acting lessons from David T.
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"FIRST TIMe doing an online acting class and was a great experience. My daughter loved it."
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Took Acting lessons from Sarah M.
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Nicholas M.
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"I was in multiple productions with Ms Rebecca and each time she brought me out of my comfort zone. She has made me look at all of my skills and put each of them to the test."
Lucas
Took Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"My daughter Alexis has always wanted to try acting so after a long due diligence process she chose Ana. Alexis loves her acting classes and working with Ana. She is so excited to discuss with the family what they work on each week. Based on the last couple of months I can see Alexis becoming more serious about acting and Ana is a large part of that."
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Took Acting lessons from Ana Z.
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"Simply outstanding! Molly made me feel very comfortable and has a great personality! She far exceeded my expectations! Thank you Molly!!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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