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Detrece L.

11 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $45
  • Early Education Childhood from State College of Florida
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 1999
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Detrece L.

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Live practice, group sessions available

About Detrece

DeTrece "Dee" Lavender is a native of Miami, Florida. When her family moved to Sarasota, she was afforded the opportunity to study music and the performing arts as a student of the Westcoast School/Henry L. Porter School of Music. It was then that Dee began to understand the power of the creative

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Ma'at A.
Ms. D was extremely patient and thorough with me. And her warm demeanor helped me calm my nerves and loosen up. I appreciate all the valuable insight and direction she gave me.
Kenjah
I had such an amazing experience training with Detrece! She always has such sweet positive energy. I was so happy that with me being more of an advanced singer she was able to teach me about my voice and tips that I never knew! I only had 5 lessons and still had a vocal breakthrough where she helped me realize my range is wider than I thought. She gave me more confidence and is always seeking to share opportunities with me. I’m so grateful to her!!
Nidhi E.
she is amazing

Jennie B.

8 Reviews
Baltimore, MD
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MFA in Classical Acting from George Washington University/ The Shakespeare Theatre of DC
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Jennie B.

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I am a lifelong actor and passionate teacher-- and I would love to take your work to the next level!

As a teaching artist, I have worked with students age 5-88 on audition preparation, role development, and physical and vocal technique. I am a certified Yoga teacher, and I love to draw on principles of mindfulness in performance preparation.

As your coach, we will patiently and persistently discover the methods that enable your absolute best work. From Linklater voice work, to Mask exercises, to silly vocal exercises, we will develop a system that works for you. Best of all: we'll have a blast doing it.

About Jennie

I am a lifelong actor who is passionate about helping clients uncover their natural ability to captivate an audience. I work with both professional performers; and with executives, academics, and anyone seeking to communicate with power, ease, and authenticity. I hold an MFA from the Academy for

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Chad S.
A truly gifted instructor. I came to Jennie with zero acting experience. She was able to patiently and carefully guide me to focus on my scene and most importantly how to RELAX and let the scene flow. Her knowledge of acting techniques and tips is unparalleled. She teaches you how to look at the scene as a whole and truly understand what your character is feeling. I highly recommend Jennie to anyone who is interested in learning more about acting.
Madeline
My daughter was so happy to start a acting lesson. jennie did great she was so sweet and kind and know just how to get her comfortable with learning acting we cant wait to do so many more lessons with jennie
Madeline
My daughter was so happy to start a acting lesson. jennie did great she was so sweet and kind and know just how to get her comfortable with learning acting we cant wait to do so many more lessons with jennie

Rachel S.

58 Reviews
Hanover, MD
Starting at $45
  • Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance from James Madison University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 4 and up
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Rachel S.

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Singing in a choir? Need help learning your music or brushing up on your sight singing? I can help! Bring your music and we can work on it together.

About Rachel

Hi! My name is Rachel, and I have been teaching lessons professionally for over 10 years now. My primary instruments are voice and piano, and I also teach music theory/ear training/musicianship skills. I earned my degree in vocal performance from James Madison University, where I taught lessons to

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Sheri T.
Rachel very good. She listen to my concerns, and address them. Very professional.
ML
Rachel provides instructions that are understandable, and that you can use to improve your technical skills and make true progress. She has also change my approach to piano practising. I believe I enjoy practising more and with greater efficiency. She is very talented, also has a great personality, bubbly and easy to talk to. I would highly recommend Rachel!
Christina E.
Rachel is a fantastic and knowledgeable instructor. My daughter first started with piano lessons and is now taking voice lessons as well. My daughter loves going to lessons with Rachel and looks forward to it every week. My daughter has learned so much. I highly recommend Rachel.

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Cody W.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Bachelors of Arts Music Composition and Music Technology from California State University, San Bernardino
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
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Cody W.

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If you want to learn to write cinematic music for film, I have over 5 years experience in composing music for independent films. I have many scoring tips and tricks I can present to you to make your music shine.

About Cody

With my two Bachelor's degrees in Music Composition and Technology, I began tutoring students in piano, voice, and composition as it was part of my training. I also have experience writing and editing essays, books, and more for several independent clients. I have experience writing my own books as

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Chaerin
Cody has been teaching piano to my son for at least 2 years. Justin really enjoys Cody and looks forward to lessons every week. Cody is good communicating with my son who has autism
Chaerin
Cody has been teaching piano to my son for at least 2 years. Justin really enjoys Cody and looks forward to lessons every week. He’s great with kids
Quinn
Best vocal teacher ever! Learned alot from him!

Ashley C.

Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Masters of Fine Arts - Acting from New York University
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Ashley C.

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Hi and Welcome! In addition to holding a Masters Degree in Acting from New York University, I have been a professional working actor for over 30 years and have been fortunate to work on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in television and film. I teach Acting to all ages and skill levels, as well as Singing Performance (focuses on the 'story" of the song, not technique). Whether you are pursuing acting as a profession or not, the benefits of theater training can be profound on many levels. We humans love to play. We love stories. I encourage fellow actors to be confident, joyful, and fearless with their creativity. I teach emotional literacy, empathy, and the value of failing well and often. I inspire actors to build their own "arsenal" of tools that will serve you throughout your creative life. For professionals, I am happy to work on audition material, monologues, and scenes. For young artists, I am thrilled to work on auditions for BFA programs, scholarships, summer intensives, and more.

About Ashley

Safety and respectful collaboration are the foundation of my teaching philosophy. I encourage a passion for play, self-discovery, and a willingness to see yourself as an artist who has the power to affect change in our world. My acting life began when I was ten, participating in community theater a

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Charisma G.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts- Dance from Purchase Conservatory of Dance
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Charisma G.

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Inspirations from my training in Horton, Graham, & Contemporary Modern Techniques

About Charisma

How are you! Some of you may have seen me on the Netflix show Russian Doll! Well when I’m not acting, I’m dancing and teaching ! I’d love to share my knowledge with you :). I trained at Alvin Ailey, Professional Performing Arts high school in Times Square, and graduated with my BFA from Purchase Co

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"Franklyn is a totally dedicated and sincere performing artist, teacher and gestalt therapist, with extensive knowledge of his field (among many other things). I always enjoy learning with him."
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- Ximena
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Joseph M.
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"Today was my daughter's 5th class with Kimberly and they were working on audition prep and scene studies. Kimberly is patient, thoughtful, and knows how to provide a safe place of learning. We are so happy to be working with her!"
- Anaya
Took Child Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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"My daughter was extremely pleased and excited about the dance choreography lessons that she received from Briana. Briana was very professional yet she made my daughter feel confident and relaxed. She is the best, and we would definitely recommend her in a heartbeat! <3"
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Took Dance Choreography lessons from Briana S.
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"Carissa is a fabulous instructor! I can’t believe how much I have learned in a short period. She breaks it down and makes it super fun."
- Debbie
Took Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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"Alex is amazing! She has excellent communication skills and always responds to my emails quickly. She is willing to spend the extra time and go the extra mile to ensure you're getting what you need. She's friendly, punctual and easy to talk to. I was lucky to find her!"
- Scarlett DuBois
Took Theater Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"I was honored to be a part of multiple theater Productions directed by Rebecca. She is definitely skilled and pushing the actor passes his or her comfort zone while giving them the tools to push past their personal limitations and is constantly encouraging and upbeat. First as a director, then teacher, then cast member she is a tireless asset and teacher."
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