Acting Lessons in Newton. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable acting lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice acting.”

Popular Acting Teachers in Newton, MA

Or other areas around you:
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Roberta D.

18 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 1995
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Roberta D.

18 Reviews
Book Now
Private Acting Teacher

Voice students receive coaching in acting and staging for performances and auditions. We also work on monologues as needed.

About Roberta

DURING COVID 19 ALL LESSONS ARE OFFERED ONLINE ONLY UNTIL FURTHUR NOTICE. STAY SAFE AND HEALTHY. Do you want to improve your voice? Do you want to sing for fun? Do you want coaching to sing in a band or record? Do you want to audition for plays and musicals, Regionals, or music school? Have y

Recent Reviews
Cecilia Fichtner
I’ve been taking online singing lessons with Roberta since the beginning of COVID. She’s an excellent teacher and is very patient and kind. I highly recommend her!
Colleen B.
I love Roberta. She is so knowledgeable, professional and friendly...a wonderful combination to have in a teacher. She is patient and thorough. I would highly recommend her.
Beverly
Roberta is everything you would want in a teacher. She is exceptionally talented herself and knows how to share her knowledge with others. She is especially very kind and nurturing in an environment which could be quite intimidating for a beginner like me. You can tell she truly enjoys teaching and gets excited to see her pupil learn. I have learned so much in a short time.
Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brian T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Brian T.

Book Now
Private Acting Teacher

“Quiet on the set, and… ACTION!” These fictitious six words have been spoken throughout movie and television history to signify the difference and importance of an industry that is still relatively young as an art form. Acting with me in my class is FUN. Because acting with me is about living and being. The camera witnesses and reveals how well the actor (artist/craftsperson) has captured “the moment.” This Mini Term Course, “On the High-Wire Without a Net: Acting for the Camera,” will explore what it means to be fearless in front of the camera as if no one was watching. From watching, talking about, and dissecting great performances to observing everyday behavior in the world, participants will have a glimpse into what building a confident screen presence is all about. The class will include a great deal of writing about the inner lives of people, developing a real presence through individual work and acting exercises, as well as watching master actors at their craft. This class ...

About Brian

I am kind. I am gentle. I am encouraging. I am inspirational. I see the best in people even if they cannot see it in themselves. I also am an Emmy Award Winning actor (Chicago Branch). The picture (with my mother) was taken back in 1989 when I won for a docudrama called "Fastbreak to Glory: The DuS

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Emma S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Emma S.

Book Now
Private Acting Teacher

Let's be dramatic!
I will share techniques and philosophies of self-expression.

About Emma

Being bilingual in English and Japanese has allowed me to teach both languages effectively. I take cultural nuances into consideration to ensure that the words spoken are polite and friendly. I believe that proper communication is important to keeping peace and harmony in both our professional an

Meet Online Acting Teachers Serving Newton, MA

Kent J.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Awarded Golden Eagle Award from CINE (Performed the title role in "Jack and the Dentist's Daughter")
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drama) from Howard University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Kent J.

4 Reviews
Book Now
Online Acting Teacher

My lessons will be a fun, focused exploration of your creative impulses - designed to enhance the range of disciplines related to: stage presence, vocal articulation & projection, character choices & portrayal. In addition; students with more corporate/lifestyle interests will improve their oral presentation skills and confidence, along with gaining useful storytelling techniques that can be applied to their sales and marketing procedures (or to daily communication needs).

About Kent

Kent is a graduate of Howard University’s College of Fine Arts (drama major). As a playwright, director, and actor he has created original productions for national and international youth programs (including the musicals "Triunfar!" (i.e. The Winners!) in Bogota, Colombia and the hip-hop musical "A

Recent Reviews
Theodosha H.
Kent Jackman is a very good teacher, I was definitely able to see improvements in myself just after the first few lessons! If you need acting lessons he’s definitely the way to go, I’ve never had lessons before but he was able get more in depth with what I know while also adding on to it. Definitely recommend.
Nino C.
Working with Kent was great!, It was fantastic
my view in acting is pretty much strong now.
Kent help me to be more
confidence in myself I feel like I have tools to Step up.

Thank you kent!
James Jr.
Kent has the ability to do or teach drama, comedy and improvisation. He has wisdom, talent, intelligence and integrity. I know of his abilities to teach, direct and to create a performance of the highest level. He's one of the best, as I know from having been taught by him. Try him out and judge for yourself. You'll be better for it in more ways than one.

Rachel J.

Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • BFA Acting from Millikin University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2018
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile

Rachel J.

Book Now
Online Acting Teacher

I have my BFA in Acting from Millikin University. If you are prepping for college auditions, or just want to expand your skillset as an actor, I have many tools to help you grow! I am experienced in both Stanislavksy and Chehkov techniques, Shakespeare training, as well as a variety of movement and voice techniques. We can work together to figure out what path of study we go on together!

About Rachel

Want to prep for an audition? Or do you just feel stuck as an actor and want new tools? I will work with you to help you develop your process. I will also work with you on warm-ups, audition techniques, finding good material, and many other skills that will set you apart as an actor!

Profile-background-check Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Danielle B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 16 to 45
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
This teacher successfully passed a thorough criminal background check with SterlingBackcheck. This badge verifies trusted teacher status.

Danielle B.

Book Now
Online Acting Teacher

Acting and audition guidance from an experienced, Meisner trained actress and teacher. Specializing in monologue preparation, scene study, voice and speech, character building and Shakespeare, Danielle takes a personalized approach for each student to create an in depth character with strong goals and tactics. Methods will include: beats and scoring a script, defining the journey of a monologue, audition tips and tricks, choosing material which fits the student, cadence and tone, and making unique and strong choices as an actor.

About Danielle

Danielle is a Meisner trained actress and received a BFA from Mason Gross School of the Arts. She has performed at Shakespeare’s Globe in London, and was accepted to Carnegie Mellon, UNCSA and other top BFA programs. Resume includes film and theatre productions around the country!

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing acting teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream acting teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Newton, MA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Newton is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $134 per hour.
30 min
$43 average
45 min
$58 average
60 min
$72 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect acting teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each acting lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Acting Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_246654_pi_b9561392117117473a1d4f100cdf8a46db1425ed
"The skills I gained as an actor studying with Shauna Kanter have never left my acting toolbox and feel as fresh in my mind today as when she first taught me. Shauna brought a whole world of new possibility to my acting, as I reached new heights with character physicality and also found new ways of accessing emotional depth within my character. Shauna always created an inspiring environment that felt safe to for me to push myself and not be afraid to fall. My experience with Shauna was inspiring and so valuable. Consider yourself lucky to have found her."
Chris
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
Profile_243715_pi_2dd109fbfcd9f1321794b8a774b4ef08695abaa1
"thank you so much this lesson was so fun! you'r the best instructor ever!!! thank you"
Catalina
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
Profile_245331_pi_843b7bceb86571c168d11db6d405cba9025262b9
"Best acting coach I've ever used. Helped me land a supporting role in an upcoming movie taping here in Atlanta. I would highly recommend her to anyone."
Jasmine
Took Acting lessons from Maria S.
Profile_228367_pi__MG_4598
"Absolutely the best! She knows her stuff. I've been working with her for 6 months now and I can't think of a better person to work with! She knows what/how the industry works and is always available for questions. She has become my backbone for all things acting and the business of acting.. Five stars isn't enough..."
Mark
Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
431951_4zwv5b8cpty32qzlzq6t
"I’m so glad that I found Kristin. She provided a ton of info for my first lesson, and I’m looking forward to continue learning from her."
Gerie
Took Acting lessons from Kristin H.
Profile_85648_pi_image
"She was very engaging and made the class fun and educational. I am just starting to act and with only two classes I have learned so much. I definitely recommend classes with Donnabella, she is so nice and has helped me grow."
Madi
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
282926_x6mg7lnr3n2x7ng5bpyk
"I have had the opportunity to learn acting with Gina and it has been great so far. When I signed up for the lessons, I signed up with Gina because of her credentials as I never had an encounter with her. From my first class itself she has taught me a lot about acting specially stage acting and that too with great enthusiasm. I now feel like pursuing it further. She is quite knowledgeable specially in her field and every moment that you are in the class with her, you are learning something new. I would highly recommend her, doesn't matter if you are just getting into the field or trying to set your advanced level stage, her talents will teach you something new that would take you to the next level. I hope you can take advantage of learning from a Great Artist like Gina.
P.S. She is a great Dancer and a great Musician.

Good Luck!"
Mitul
Took Acting lessons from Gina B.
269005_lphlw4fksrdprmtmdmzj
"We had a great first lesson! I really think working with Nicole will build Olivia's confidence."
Olivia
Took Acting lessons from Nicole C.
Profile_189620_pi_david%20tom
"David is an incredible teacher, he makes sure you’re comfortable and always makes sure you’re following his instructions and tips!"
Greta
Took Acting lessons from David T.
Profile_80083_pi_IMG_6443
"Very knowledgable teacher! Christian is patient with me as a beginner and has a great teaching method whereby he never tells you exactly how to perform a piece, as that is not what acting is about."
Amy
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
View More
View Less

Popular Acting Articles from our Blog

4 Drama Techniques to Always Remember

Stars like Meryl Streep and Al Pacino make it look easy, but if you want to become a professional actor, don't expect to rely on talent alone. Even if you're a natural performer who can cry on command and memorize lines, you'll need to learn the following fundamental drama techniques to really master the art of acting. 1. Vocal Dynamics Your lines are just words until you deliver them, but unless your voice is well-trained, they'll still fall flat or sound forced. In order to accurately port …

By Suzy S.