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Rachel J.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • BA in Theatre & Dance, Emphasis in Acting from The University of Texas at Austin
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Rachel J.

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I use a variety of acting techniques and philosophies to help guide actors into discovering what lives beyond the page. We dive deep into the characters and situations to find truth, needs, and wants that bring a depth of life to the performance.

About Rachel

I'm a professional actor, singer, musician, and dancer, and I've been living and performing in New York for 4 years now. I began teaching piano, acting, and dance to beginning students in Texas well over a decade ago, and find such joy in guiding students to discovery. I believe the performing arts

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Zoe
My daughter Zoe loves her first lesson with Rachel and she is looking forward to weekly lessons with her in the future! This goes to show that “The show must go on!” in times like these!
Kayla S.
Rachel is very student-centered. She focuses on what her students want to learn rather than a set curriculum. She also helps with their weak points as well. I highly recommend working with Rachel.
Alan
Rachel is a great teacher who really knows her stuff and wants to help her student. Her lessons are always thought out and her critique is always on point. She allows for enough creative freedom to be able to give you notes afterwards that enable you to build on them because she wants you to achieve your potential. She really cares and will help you wherever she can whether its for an upcoming audition or polishing your resume. I highly recommend her teaching.
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Cory H.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Awarded Outstanding Vocal Percussion from Varsity Vocals
  • Vocal Music from Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Cory H.

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I am a professional singer, beatboxer, audio engineer, and music director who specializes in contemporary a cappella music! I graduated from the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College with a Bachelor of Arts in vocal music. I also am an acting coach; I can help build confidence in your per

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Gabrielle J.
Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and has a sense of humor.
Devin
Phenomenal teacher and wonderful positive attitude
Bronwyn
Cory is a great teacher! He is very patient, kind and friendly. His lessons are effective, engaging and fun. My son looks forward to seeing Cory once a week. If he had his way, he would have a lesson with Cory every day.
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Shirine B.

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Starting at $34
  • Awarded Helen Hayes nomination from Helen Hayes
  • Teaches students 15 to 23
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Shirine B.

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Thank you for clicking on my profile. I am a classically trained professional actress who have performed on Broadway, Off-Broadway and TV. Most recently I was in the original broadway cast of Harry Potter and the Cursed Child. Some of my TV work include Marvel's Iron Fist , Blue Bloods and Madam Secretary. I am also an Adjunct Professor at New York Conservatory for Dramatic Arts. I hope to take my 20 plus years of experience and help you find your truth in storytelling and changing lives through words.

About Shirine

I am a classically trained actress with a MA in Acting from East 15 conservatory in London and a MFA from the The Old Globe PTAP in San Diego. I also have a BFA in musical Theatre, so I have experience in working on musical text. I've been fortunate to be in this industry for more than 25 years wit

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Alexandra W.

58 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, Russian
  • BA Theatre Arts; minor in Communication within the Entertainment Industry from University of Southern California
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Alexandra W.

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As a voice and speech instructor, creating character voices is one of my favorite activities! By manipulating points of resonance and breath, the student can learn how to create a wide variety of characters and means of expression.

About Alexandra

Alexandra has a BA from the University of Southern California (Recipient of Doolittle Award: Outstanding Female Performer of graduating class) and an MFA from the American Repertory Theater/Moscow Art Theater Institute for Advanced Theatre Training at Harvard University. Acting has taken her to Par

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Alex is knowledgeable, kind, and connected. Highly recommended!
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Jessica W.

8 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Italian, French
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jessica W.

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Will teach acting techniques and concepts (character development, subtext etc.) as well as general movement on stage. I can also teach proper vocal production in order to get the voice to carry.

About Jessica

Jessica is a fun, patient, passionate teacher whose mission is to pass on the wonderful knowledge and love for music that was instilled in her onto a new group of eager young minds. Jessica Winn has been studying and performing classical music for over 20 years. Her relationship with music starte

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Jessica C.
My daughter enjoyed her first lesson. Jessica was very upbeat and patient
Abigail B.
The online lesson is something to get used to but Jessica was very kind and patient with my daughter! Looking forward to more lessons!
Christine G.
Patient and encouraging

I'm always impressed with how Jessica is patient with our 7 year old daughter and still is able to draw her out and motivate her when she is tired from school. Jessica always finds creative ways to be inspirational. Both my husband and I drive 15 miles to be able to have Jessica teach our little girl. We think she is worth it. She has been flexible and always tried her best to work within our schedule and has even driven out to our house to cover a lesson when things didn't work out in the schedule.
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Cory H.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2011
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Cory H.

6 Reviews
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About Cory

I am a professional singer, beatboxer, audio engineer, and music director who specializes in contemporary a cappella music! I graduated from the Aaron Copland School of Music at Queens College with a Bachelor of Arts in vocal music. I also am an acting coach; I can help build confidence in your per

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Gabrielle J.
Enthusiastic, knowledgeable and has a sense of humor.
Devin
Phenomenal teacher and wonderful positive attitude
Bronwyn
Cory is a great teacher! He is very patient, kind and friendly. His lessons are effective, engaging and fun. My son looks forward to seeing Cory once a week. If he had his way, he would have a lesson with Cory every day.

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"Jessie was a great teacher. She made my daughter feel really comfortable and connected with her very well. She helped my daughter get prepared for an audition which she now has a part in. I would recommend her to others"
Jennifer
Took Theater Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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"My teacher ms.kelee is great. I feel like with her being my teacher my comfort zone of speaking in front of others has risen and grown. Me.kelee made me feel more confidence and hopeful in future things for myself. Trying new things made me realize, something new can have a good impact on the social part of your life."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelee P.
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"Alexandra was a God-send for me. She was able to give me the instruction I needed to fine tune my audition pieces for my USC MFA in a matter of 3 sessions. She is very passionate about the craft and is a genuine person. She knows how to work with each actors' strengths to bring out their best performances. She works with you on getting of rid of habits that hinder your true potential. I am so blessed to have worked with her. I auditioned for the USC program after coaching with her and I feel confident about my chances. I highly recommend her."
Dyanna
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Vanessa is wonderful. I was able to learn so much it a short period of time. She is an excellent teacher. When work slows down, I am going to take additional classes with Vanessa. She is definitely a 5 star person. I wish that I got to hear hear sing one of her favorite songs. My lessons focused on speaking voice."
Greg
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vanessa P.
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"I booked 4 acting sessions with Ms. Ollie for my daughter. Ms. Ollie did a phenomenal job starting from scratch, coaching my daughter for her up coming audition. My daughter had no acting experience, she was shy, and soft spoken but in just 4 short days, Ms. Ollie turned her into a confident, outspoken young actress. My daughter nailed her audition thanks to Ollie!! I will highly recommend her as your acting coach."
Kristyl
Took Acting lessons from Dr. Ollie L. J.
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"My daughter had a wonderful experience working with Liza. At 10 years old, with no prior acting experience, Liza helped her prepare for a monologue for a school audition. She was patient and fun and exposed her to a variety of great monologue options. Liza has a really sweet way of making kids feel special and proud and I would highly recommend her as an acting/singing coach!"
Emily
Took Acting lessons from Liza M.
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"I have just recently completed my first lesson with Kim and can honestly say that she is the best instructor I've ever had! She is an incredibly kind person, and her bright and bubbly personality puts you at ease. She is a true mentor and really cares about your profess. I am looking forward to future lessons!"
Jasmyn
Took Acting lessons from Kim C.
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David
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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Laurie
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Arlys A.
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Yurima
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Troy W.
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