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Corbin A. Philadelphia, PA

Learn from a trained and experienced working actor. Get started in the industry or brush-up your existing skill set. I make a part of my living as an Industrial, Stage, TV/Film actor. Learn from my experience.

About Corbin

I am an actor, singing actor and teaching artist based out of Philadelphia, PA. With over 20 years of experience in the field. I've helped thousands of students improve their vocal and performance capabilities whether as an actor, singing actor, or public speaker. Current and past clients include The Walnut Street Theatre, Philly ASAP, Philly Senior Stage, The Minuetto Music Festival, and The Continuo Arts Foundation. Come and study with me in a safe, professional environment here in my home studio, online, or in the comfort of your very own home. I carry full liability insurance for your peace of mind. *** Lesson Details *** Integrated performance training is the key. My particular skill set places me firmly in between the worlds of both music and drama. There's a great

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Saliho T. March 13, 2015
Accent Reduction · In studio
Verified Student
Thanks so much Corbin for being a great help to me. I will surely come back again in the future for more training with you. Thanks!!
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John C. February 3, 2015
Film and TV Acting · Online
Verified Student
He is excellent. I have mild autism and thus very little facial expression but he is teaching me how to change that.
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Bob K. December 4, 2014
Speaking Voice · In studio
Verified Student
Big fan of Corbin's. He knows his stuff and explains things in very understandable manner. I have seen dramatic improvement in just three lessons. He has good "take-home" exercises to build on each lesson.
Sandra H. Philadelphia, PA

Acting lessons consist of learning valuable skills for theater, film, and commercial work. Students will work on monologues and learn through characterization, relationships, motivation, and much more. Source materials include Uta Hagens's "Respect For Acting," and Michael Shurtleff's "Audition."

About Sandra

Sandra began her training at the Settlement Music School in Philadelphia. She is a two time recipient of the Mario Lanza Award, and holds a B.M. degree in opera from the Philadelphia College of Performing Arts. She studied acting at both the Wilma and Walnut Theaters in Philadelphia. In New York, she studied Shakespeare at the HB Studios, and received on-camera training at the Weisst- Barron Commercial School. Sandra is a member of Actor's Equity. Sandra was engaged for seven years at Theater des Westens in Berlin, Germany, where she performed extensively in Musicals and Operetta. She also toured throughout Germany with the ensemble "Operetten Express". In the U.S., Sandra has toured nationally with "Man of La Mancha" and "Carousel", and has performed leading roles in many ...

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Eileen G. March 12, 2015
Singing · In home
Verified Student
My son is 16 and has been taking lessons with sandra since November of 2014. Sandra not only focuses on singing techniques to build your support and vocal strength, but also helps with understanding sheet music and acting within a musical piece. She is extremely personable and friendly. She has helped my son expand his vocal range, and she taught him vocal techniques to use to develop his voice. My son does musical theatre, and Sandra has taken a significant amount time during each lesson to help him sing the songs comfortably and understand the acting stand point in each song. She is a great teacher for him.
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Sarah M. September 13, 2014
Theater Acting · In studio
Verified Student
My daughter is 14 years old and we needed some help with an acting role for her school musical. Sandra was wonderful, in a brief time she was able to help her understand that it is important to own the role. I feel as though my daughter came a long way. My daughter did get the role that she auditioned for in her High School play and she is only a freshman. Thanks very much Sandra!
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Patricia F. August 25, 2014
Singing · In studio
I am a private student of Sandra’s and have been studying singing with her for two years. I decided to study with Sandra because I know that she has a lot of professional experience on stage. I am mainly interested in musical theater, and Sandra has helped me find suitable songs for my voice. She works on breathing and building a solid technique which one can rely on. She has also helped me to develop as an actor, so that I feel completely comfortable with performing. I would highly recommend her.
Tiffany B. Philadelphia, PA

Beginner Intro Classes: Using various theatre games, improvisation, acting exercises and beginning scene work, you will become familiar with acting modes and gain an stronger understanding of the craft. Students also become more familiar with the vocabulary and techniques every actor must know.

Intermediate Developmental Classes: At this level the focus is on the proper approach to scene work and character development by using what the playwright has given you on the page. The student will reveal their artistry while simultaneously building their ability and vocabulary for further advanced study. Students will focus intensely on one full-length scene throughout the semester once again utilizing theatre exercises, script analysis and reading to bring the scene to life.

Advanced Mastery Classes: These classes are designed for the serious student in preparation for an audition or role. This course functions as an intensive scene-study module focusing on making strong choices ...

About Tiffany

Dedicated teaching artist with a passion for the arts and arts education. 1. Your lesson will always be geared toward what YOU want to learn, we will craft a curriculum that created to help you achieve your specific artistic goals. 2. You already possess the skills needed to be a great performer, my job is just to help you unearth them and guide you the in the proper direction towards performance success. 3. If my students annot learn the way I teach, then I will teach the way that they learn. If I say something that isn't clear, or isn't useful to you, I will ALWAYS re-explain, or say it a different way, until it is useful to you and something you know how to use for your benefit.

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Celenia R. June 17, 2014
Ballroom Dance · In studio
Mrs. Tiffany taught our students Ballroom dancing and did an amazing job! Mrs. Tiffany was very understanding, professional, and knowledgeable. We definitely want Mrs. Tiffany back next year!
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Katie K. June 9, 2014
Ballroom Dance · In home
Ms. Tiffany taught the fifth graders at our school to ballroom dance through the "Dancing Classrooms" program. The children loved their lessons and they have a lot to show for them! Ms. Tiffany anticipated their questions before they asked them and was able to work with all of the students. We definitely recommend her to others!
Becca K. Philadelphia, PA

I have been an acting couch for 3 years, and my students have gone on to college acceptances, regional theatre, and even Broadway!

My most important goal is to prepare students with the tools to approach text by themselves. We will discuss character development and create a history for the character utilizing the clues provided in the script. We discuss the basics of many different acting techniques and the student will leave with a useful vocabulary to bring to the work. Due to my location, I can grant students access to a vast library of theatrical text. This class will require a lot of reading, and memorizing.

Live truthfully in imaginary circumstances

About Becca

Hi! My name is Becca. I'm an internationally recognized poet, actor, and teacher. Teaching is a huge passion of mine and I can't wait to meet all of you beautiful people. I have been a private acting and poetry coach for 3 years, and I have been teaching a High School Spoken Word Class since early 2012. I am a current student of the University of the Arts, which means I am in constant contact with professional actors and poets, providing countless opportunities for artists. I am passionate, quirky, and youthful. Be prepared to be challenged in new ways by a teacher who specifically works for the needs of her students. My priority is to show artists why they started loving creating things in the first place. Be prepared to be inspired.

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Jaylen P. January 3, 2015
Spoken Word · In studio
Becca is one of the best spoken word instructors that I have ever worked with. She is very passionate about the art form and if you are as well she will help you be the best spoken word artists you can be.
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Adanna J. December 27, 2014
Acting · In studio
Becca was one of the best acting teachers I've worked with. She's incredibly professional as well as really nice and is super dedicated to her craft. I considered taking off one star only because I'm not from the south broad area and I had difficulty reaching the location from my high school, but that's more my fault than her's. Becca helped me get a role in my high school play of Hamlet. I've since gone off to college, otherwise I would still be seeing her!
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India P. December 27, 2014
Spoken Word · In studio
She's definitely been a blessing to my Spoken Word poetry experience. Her ability to thoroughly critique both poetry and performances has helped me develop. I don't see myself participating in any slam season without having her as my mentor.
Bernard G. Philadelphia, PA

Founding Director & Owner of The Philadelphia Acting Studio since 2009. Expert specializing in teaching actors how to deliberately create successful careers for themselves by getting off to a fast start, building massive momentum in acting or how to get out of a slump and book now. Many working students in major Films, TV and Theatre productions.

Working actor with the lead in feature film being released March 2015, signed on to the lead role in feature film shooting early spring 2015. Both films have secured worldwide distribution.

About Bernard

As Founding Director/Owner of The Philadelphia Acting Studio, Bernard has worked alongside some of the finest acting teachers in the world. An expert acting coach, he has been teaching private lessons for years and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at his home studio, and online. Bernard is the lead in the upcoming feature film Deadly Gamble and has signed on to the lead role in the upcoming feature film, The Listing. Both have worldwide distribution. Bernard received a B.S. from Saint Joseph's University then moved to LA to study with several renown acting instructors before moving back east to start TPAS. Bernard's teaching style is down to earth and serious. Speaker at University of Pennsylvania - Fox Leadership Program Villanova University - Film &

Emlyn M. Huntingdon Valley, PA

Experienced acting teacher of 10 years available for eager students of all experience levels and ages! I structure my lessons so students learn what they want to learn, while also building a strong foundation of acting skills.

About Emlyn

Emlyn has been teaching private lessons since 2001 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her home, and online. Emlyn has helped students improve and develop confidence and better their technique. Emlyn received her BFA in Performing Arts at Emerson College in 2001. As an expert in her field, Emlyn looks forward to helping new students achieve their goals. Emlyn's teaching style is kind but straight forward, encouraging, and patient.

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