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Ana E.

7 Reviews
Cambridge, MA
Starting at $50
  • Speaks French, English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Professional Dancer and Teacher from Cuban National Ballet
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Ana E.

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Experienced former professional ballet dancer, and specializing in the beginner/intermediate ballet classes. Everyone is welcome from kids to adults.
Lessons are customized to the needs/goals of the students.

I can teach beginners, starting from the basics to help you build a strong foundation of theory and technique.
For advanced levels we would work on your technique, posture, and artistic expression. We can work on some dances/variations if you are preparing for a competition or a performance.

Send me a message to see if we are a good match!

About Ana

Hello, My name is Ana. Let me tell you briefly about myself. I began studying ballet full time at the age of 10 at the Cuban National Ballet School. After numerous years of classes and exams I became a professional ballet dancer with the Cuban Ballet. I toured around the world dancing different

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Rachel C.
Fascinated with Ana's Mentoring and Coaching. She really picked up a lot on Technical Flaws that I possessed and effectively work to improve upon them. So happy to have her as my Coach!
Alex
We just had our first lesson with Ana. She got on great with our kids, and seems really to know what she's doing.
Tucker
Ana is just a really great teacher. First, she’s a really nice person. She’s also highly competent, patient, flexible, and obviously a wonderful dancer herself. She makes things fun, and yet still teaches in a classical way, which is great. Yay Ana!
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Hernan B.

Medford, MA
Starting at $167
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Hernan B.

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Learning Argentine Tango can change your life in numerous ways. I know, because I teach it for like - forever. Special people start learning the Tango and this is not without reason. We have a saying - you do not choose Tango. Tango chooses you. And when the time is right - you will encounter it.

I am not gonna lie to you. It will not be easy. But it is the best thing you will ever do for Your Partner and Yourself! Argentine Tango is not just a dance.
My partner and I think of an Argentine Tango as a Philosophy of Life. People who join us on the journey to discovery usually stay for years. I would say forever, but that's. a tricky word since I had not experienced foreverness quite yet... It would indicate immortality, right?

Tango is a dance based on communication between two bodies - the dance is improvised. That means the Leader proposes the movement to the Follower in response to what she confirms the understanding of it and interprets it in the way she and her body understood ...

About Hernan

Hernan has taught and performed at various festivals, milongas, and studios in New York and Massachusetts as well as in Australia, Canada, New Zealand, Ireland, and Argentina. He was a principal dancer in the off-Broadway dance play Let's Speak Tango and choreographed and starred in the short film

Goldie W.

Brookline, MA
Starting at $84
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Goldie W.

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Seeking students of all ages to experience the art of Ballet.I have been teaching ballet for 6 years now. I have taught itty bitty babies to seniors in high school. I bring a fun and exciting approach to my ballet classes that will challenge you and make you feel like you are dancing like no one is watching by the end of the first lesson!

About Goldie

Hey everyone! My name is Goldie W. and I am a ballet teacher here in Boston. I have danced my whole life and have been a professional since I was 18. I am looking for students who are excited about Ballet and want to grow and fall in love with the art form. I accept all levels from first timers to

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Fawn A.

446 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $95
  • Speaks Main Language: English. OTHER: Spanish, French, Chineese, Italian, Yiddish, German, Spanish
  • Bachelor Of Music from Berklee College Of Music
  • Teaching since 1995
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Fawn A.

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Diction, projection, proper breathing. I address any issue that needs to be corrected or improved. Fast results that last a lifetime. What ever we need to do, we do!

About Fawn

"Make one stop at the music shop!" Fawn® is not your typical music coach. As a Billboard hit recording artist, songwriter, TV & film composer & coaching over 20 years, Fawn immediately gets to your goals & together you reach them. What you learn becomes part of you & that's the key to success. Whe

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We can not express how grateful we are to have Fawn for our daughters coach! She is sounding fantastic on both piano and voice! Thanks Fawn!

Here is the BEST Vocal coach ever. Allie has improved so much working with Fawn and her confidence is soaring. She tried out for a small part on a theatrical play and got one of the lead roles. Thank you Fawn, we are eternally grateful!
Gregory King
A most excellent piano teacher. Fun, patient, talented, a great communicator with a profound impact on my improvement. Never though online lessons would work, but they do and Fawn is fantastic!
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Casaundra F.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Best Lead Actress in a Play from Wilde Awards
  • Teaching since 1997
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Casaundra F.

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Want to learn ACTING? Want to prepare for that audition? Well you have come to the right person! I've been a professional actor for over 25 years (seems I started before I was born?). I have performed on some of the world's greatest stages from the Detroit Repertory Theatre to the Alabama Shakespeare Festival. I've won numerous awards in both the Best Lead and Best Supporting Roles categories. I've voiced audiobooks, countless commercials and e-learning modules. I've also directed everything from world premieres to seasoned award winning plays. I'm a proud member of Actor's Equity Association and I'm looking forward to helping you improve as an actor or land that next audition!

About Casaundra

Hi there! I'm a professional Communications Specialist and Actor. For over 25 years I have gained experience in both areas and I look forward to being able to share what I've learned over my long career with you! If you are looking to learn ENGLISH as a second language, you can feel assured that I

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Kumara
EXCELLENT TUTOR!! WE HIGHLY RECOMMEND!
Michael
Casaundra is a gifted, master teacher.

I have directly seen her skill at teaching and mentoring other actors in becoming excellent patient simulators.

Through her work as a simulated patient, her portrayal of patients and. patient's family members has helped several hundred if not, over a thousand physicians and physicians-in-training become better communicators.

She has my highest recommendation as a teacher.
Tomas
Casaundra provided me such great insight from her extensive experience public speaking and acting. She is a great teacher. I can’t recommend her enough!
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Debbon A.

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Starting at $100
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 15 and up
  • Teaches Advanced
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Debbon A.

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I am a working actor and love the craft of acting. Everything about it. My respect and enthusiasm will be the hallmarks of my lessons. I find acting a deeply gratifying look at authentic behavior of ourselves and the world around us. I teach thru a basic Meisner approach with actual on-set and on-stage experience, all the tips of the trade, for working and booking. Coaching is also available.

About Debbon

I am a working actor, writer, producer in both Los Angeles and New York. In a lesson we will work with both scene study and monologues, of your choice or ones we find together. We will begin by breaking down the scene or monologue and personalizing it so the lines resonate from you experience and a

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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jared H.
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"Elena was able to teach someone 500 miles away the basics to a slew of different Latin ballroom dances (salsa, marengue, bachata, cumbia step, etc.) In just a few lessons I was able to feel comfortable enough with the steps and timing to be able to dance in public with others! She was very amazing and was willing to accommodate to my needs as a student. She gave plenty of reference material as well as songs so that I'd be able to practice when not taking lessons. I would highly recommend her as a teacher to anyone who is wanting to learn Latin Ballroom dance, but doesn't know where to start!"
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Took Ballroom Dance lessons from Sapphire A.
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"Alex was my Movement and Voice/Speech instructor in my graduate programme. I had done my undergrad in acting overseas and then moved to LA to complete my MFA in Acting. In my undergrad programme, I absolutely detested every Tuesday and Friday when we had Movement and Voice...but all that changed when Alex became my teacher for these subjects. Suddenly these were my favourite subjects. She made me actually look forward to going to class at 9am. I looked forward to what I was going to learn next from her.

She was so attentive to ALL her students, no matter your level. She always found time to work with you in whatever you were struggling with. She really truly cared about us. It was unlike anything I'd experienced with any other teacher I'd have ever. At one point, I was victim to some intimidation from another student in my class. Alex was the first person I confided in and she guided me through what I should do and how I should handle it, she was completely there for me, even allowing me to call her past 10pm to calm me down after one particularly bad encounter with said student.

Her lessons are prepared, structured and completely engaging. Somehow she is able to detect exactly what you personally need to work on and makes sure you are offered the most appropriate advice that best suits your personal needs. I can't even quite express how much I have learnt from her in the short four months that she was my teacher. She has exposed me to so many different techniques and exercises which, through her guidance, afforded me the opportunity to choose what worked for me.

If there is one thing that you cannot deny about Alex, she genuinely cares about her students, sometime to the detriment of her own life. She is an extraordinary teacher and an even more exceptional woman.

As cliche as this is, she inspires me to not only be a better actor, but to just be a better person."
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"I really did learn so much in every single one of my lessons with Samara! From Acting Technique to character work, to scene study, to how to nail comedy and drama, to classical text, and not to mention the helpful breath work and insanely fun exercises and warm-ups. Samara is the the absolute kindest, most compassionate, informative, hilarious, and most importantly - talented- not only acting coach, but teacher in general that I have ever spent time with. One of her talents is for creating a safe environment to work and grow in, something that I have found to be very rare amongst acting classes in general. I was excited literally everyday for my lessons, especially because I recognized how much hard work and dedication she put into it them herself.

Samara is the absolute best acting teacher I have had, and I’m so happy and thankful to have had the pleasure of being her student!"
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"I SUCK at singing and to be honest I thought that I would never be able to sing. I got tired of hiring singers for my music and woke up one day and said to myself that I would take lessons instead and after searching I had a resonating feeling with Bebe's personality and I was right. I have had some major improvements, those of you that think that you can't sing don't fret about it trust the process. I wanted to try out take lessons for a little bit and then call it a day but now I know that I will be sticking around because not only are the lessons helpful their super fun! Thank you, Bebe! You are awesome! <3"
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Took Choir lessons from Bebé S.
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