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Carlyncia P.

Hyattsville, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with Concentration in Musical Theater from Howard University College of Fine Arts
  • Teaching since 1993
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Carlyncia P.

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Learn from a professional working actor and casting director with 30+ years experience on stage, on camera and behind the scenes.
As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, Carlyncia believes in lifting as she climbs empowering all ages to realize their full potential from the inside out.
Carlyncia is a cum laude graduate of Howard University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts where she concentrated her studies in musical theatre prompting her work as a professional in many facets of the entertainment industry for nearly 35 years. As a member of the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, she’s appeared in several film, television and live stage productions as an accomplished actress, host, model and vocalist. Her expertise has also garnered her such “above the line” positions as ...

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As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, I believe in lifting as I climb empowering others to realize their full potential from the

Meagan D.

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Bethesda, MD
Starting at $80
  • Bachelor's of Science-Mathematics Education and Elementary Education from Grand Valley State University
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches students 3 to 30
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Meagan D.

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I have been dancing since I was 4 years old, and Jazz is my favorite style!

About Meagan

Hello, my name is Meagan D., and I have been living in the DC area for about 5 years. I attended Grand Valley State University in Grand Rapids, MI. I have my Bachelor's of Science Degree, a Michigan's Provisional Teacher's Certificate, and a Maryland Teacher's Certificate. My major was Mathematics

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Abbas
The teacher is very nice to the student, helps the student in different ways, and explains problem so the student understands their mistake.
Charley
Meagan is very flexible and is a great teacher. She doesn't make the student feel self-conscious about answering wrong, She gently asks the student to explain how they came up with the answer and allows them to correct themselves. If the student doesn't realize their error during the explanation, she explains to the student wherein the equation they made an error. She also repeats the problem areas with the student until they have a full understanding of the process.

I sought Meagan out after my daughter came home with a failing grade in Algebra I. I am very happy with my selection, she is the perfect fit for my daughter. She is very flexible and I appreciate that she doesn't make my daughter feel like her lack of understanding of the subject matter makes her inadequate. I am going to continue hiring Meagan for the duration of the school year, my daughter really likes her and is learning far more than she is from her regular classroom environment.
Claire G.
She's great!
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Robert E.

11 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Un petit peu Français.
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Robert E.

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I have taught and directed for 30 years in NY and DC. From lesson 1, students engage with a dynamic approach to acting through Meisner-based improv. During the 1st 12 weeks, we go from basic truthful acting to dynamic scene work, followed by 12 weeks of in-depth scene study, then extensive character training and in-depth film and audition technique. My students are successful in film, theater, commercials and TV in DC, NY and LA.

About Robert

I have taught acting for over 30 years based in the Meisner Technique, and I write and direct my own plays and films. I have years of experience as an actor, jazz saxophone player, singer and poet, as well as a philosophy degree, which I bring to my understanding of acting. I use this rich backgro

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Isabella D.
Very knowledgeable & kind. Set good groundwork for my daughter. She really enjoyed it and talked about it all through dinner.
KiKi
Helpful right out of the gate! What a fabulous experience! A true pro and I’m already looking forward to our next session. Excellent!!!
Michael
Robert is super easy to talk to and he has great ideas. He leads with passion, curiosity and understanding and opened new worlds to me. Although I was a terrible student, Robert made me realize how much potential I have and now I'm exploring many new things on my own. I'm very tankful!

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Lauren P.

Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students Male: 10 to 25; Female: 7 to 65
  • Teaching since 1998
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Lauren P.

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30 years of experience in dance, acro, gymnastics, cheer, and 20 years of experience teaching and as a choreographer makes me your perfect next dance choreography teacher. I myself have owned my own studies for the arts, have created performing arts programs for local communities, have danced worldwide, danced for a traveling company, and choreographed as a profession.

Beginner, Intermediate, and Advanced lessons available!

I help my students tap into their own creativity and utilize my vast knowledge of the performing arts, to narrow down a signature style for each student to excel in. From basic technique to creative fluid motion, with me as your teacher, you will have the opportunity to grow as a dancer and even as a choreographer, if desired!

About Lauren

Hi, there! My name is Lauren and I am a speaker, presenter, writer, choreographer, vocalist, and pastor. My heart is to see people THRIVE! Whatever I do, I give it my all and LOVE to see others passionate about living their lives as well! I hope you’ll allow me the privilege and honor to teach

Erika S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Teaches students 7 to 18
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Erika S.

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I am friendly and know a lot about my craft..I also play cool music that will want to make u dance

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Erika is multi-platinum award winning choreographer in Jazz, Tap and Hip Hop. After graduating from Brentwood High School on Long Island, New York, Erika moved to Philadelphia where she received her BFA in Dance Education from the University of the Arts. Erika continues her dance education yearl

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Caroline L.

Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Caroline L.

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Want to hit the stage and be in the spotlight, but don't know where to begin? Feel like you know your casting "type", but want to expand your possibilities? Is performing Shakespeare your worst nightmare? No problem! Within no time at all, I'll make sure that you'd feel confident to rock an audition, know what to expect for a rehearsal process, and how to hone your craft so you'll be prepared for anything a director throws your way. I've studied firsthand with Shakespearean actors who've performed at the Globe Theatre, Musical Theatre performers from both Broadway and the West End, and some of the best improv performers America has to offer. We can figure out which acting approach works best for you, and how you can effectively expand your repertoire. Let's get to work!

About Caroline

Hi there! My name's Caroline, and I'm a working actor and teacher in Chicago. I received my BA in Theatre Arts at the University of Mississippi, and then pursued my Masters in Musical Theatre from the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, currently ranked 3rd best Performing Arts Institution in the worl

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"Great instructor, motivating, with passion , having a good influence. I would recommend Jason for everyone who would like to increase their acting passion . Kasia"
Katarzyna
Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Christine is funny but takes teaching seriously. She creates a safe environment for her students to experiment. And she has what all good teachers have: flexibility and sharp intuition."
Allie
Took Improv Acting lessons from Christine A.
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"Words cannot even do justice for the amazing work Alicia provides! My daughter(7) loves Alicia and looks forward to her weekly lessons. Even though these lessons were virtual, my daughter felt as if she was working with her in person. Alicia makes all of her lessons engaging and fun! She was very personable and works great with children! I am so glad we took lessons with her and can’t wait to apply all the material we learned with Alicia towards potential auditions! I wish we lived closer to take in person lessons! If you are wanting an amazing teacher who wants the best for your child, Alicia is the one to book lessons with! Stop looking and take Lessons with Alicia!"
Ashley
Took Child Acting lessons from Alicia A.
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"I recently started taking lessons with Nino. As someone who has had issues with confidence and especially how that relates to dance, I’d had negative experiences in the past with other instructors and studios, but this couldn’t be more different.

Nino immediately made me feel comfortable, his encouraging approach is so empowering. I feel as confident as when I’m dancing alone, but I’m learning a lot. He’s so knowledgeable, when I have specific questions about a move, he explains and demonstrates everything I need to know to execute it in the moment and to apply it later outside the lesson. Couldn’t recommend him more. Great, all around!!!!"
Gabrielle
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jonathan “Nino” B.
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Took Acting lessons from Dan G.
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"Mushir made it easy to learn the magic tricks I wanted learn, and is a great teacher with his patience! Would highly recommend."
Rachel
Took Magic lessons from Mushir A.
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"Andrew has been a phenomenal instructor for my son. He is very knowledgeable, creative, and resourceful. When it comes to scheduling, he has been very flexible and understanding with school, sports, and family obligations. My son's ability and confidence in his acting has been bolstered by Mr. Andrew's professional, engaging, and supportive lessons."
Stacey
Took Acting lessons from Andrew Y.
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"I have been with Kelsey for over 4 years and she's the best teacher to have for acting. She has boosted my confidence and has helped me become a better performer!"
Janey
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"So I met Daniel a long while back. Background is that I am a retired cop who wants to break out of his comfort zone. At the time, Daniel was much younger, but he still knew his chops. What I liked is how right after we learned something, he would then do the trick for random individuals at the coffee shop to show the style, and way it should be performed. Heck, I was even able to impress my wife with a couple of his tricks.
I recommend him."
Greg
Took Magic lessons from Daniel P.
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"Donnabella helps me tremendously with stage fright and confidence. She's amaze-balls."
Derrick
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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