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Popular Performing Arts Teachers in Harmans, MD

Joe W.

5 Reviews
Arlington, VA
Starting at $70
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Joe W.

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Instruction and coaching: Public speaking as an individual or as part of a group discussion. Also one person performance to interacting with others in any stage production. We'll cover voice control, movement, interacting with an audience, preparation and making your time on stage comfortable as well as memorable.

About Joe

NOTE: WILL TRAVEL to N. VA. LOCATIONS ONLY. Innovative and enthusiastic harmonica, music & oral performance coach - live and in person - Get playing right away and up your performance chops! - Fun and informative sessions from a pro harp player and stage performer. All harp styles: Blues/Rock/Sou

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Juozas
Joe is a fantastic teacher who understands how to support students own work to develop their confidence and technique!
J.P.
Great first lesson. Joe is very personable and knowledgeable. I look forward to our future lessons.
Jun XIe
Very Patient Teacher, Recommend it!
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Susan S.

15 Reviews
Owings Mills, MD
Starting at $70
  • BA Communications from College of William and Mary
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Susan S.

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Also known as voice-over. Any time you hear the voice, but do not see the face connected to it. The unseen announcer, animations, supplying the voice for another actor.

So much of communication on stage, or in TV or film is done with body language, facial expressions, movements, actions, and voice to tell the story. A voice-over artist has to do it all with just her voice.

About Susan

Acting – I have taught all kinds of acting, including Audition Skills, Shakespeare, Stage, Film & TV, Dramatic, Comedic, whatever. I also have quite a bit of experience performing in all those arenas. I have a relationship with one of the best management agencies in the area, so my students get fas

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Jesse W.
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I've been taking lessons with Susan Scher for about two months now. I can easily say I've been impressed at how much I've improved. I look forward to lessons every week. I feel that soon enough I'll be able to audition for roles in film and television. If you live in the Baltimore area and are interested in voice acting or any acting in general. Contact her and go, you won't be disappointed.
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I did not know what to expect when I signed up to take classes with Susan. I decided to take classes with her for two reasons: Her studio is not far from me and 2, the good reviews left by her clients. All I wanted was to learn the fundamentals and techniques about acting. Susan was excellent and very patient. She offered water in each lesson, which is also very kind. Her interpersonal connection brings a sense of comfort. Her studio is very neat and welcoming. I do not have regrets in my selections and I know you won't be disappointed too.
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Jonathan B.

4 Reviews
Catonsville, MD
Starting at $84
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jonathan B.

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I love to teach! I love to share this amazing means of expression with whoever wants to learn and respect it. It doesn't matter what level you're at, we all have to start somewhere and we can always get better. If you are looking for Choreo, HH Fitness or just to get started I'm definitely your guy. Ask as many questions as you like. Ive been teaching for over 15 years. All ages from 7-70.

A little about me. I started dancing in 2003. I connected with dancers from the DMV which led me to Breakdance practices at College Park, UMBC, JHU and more. As I got better and more skilled local crews began to take notice. I was inducted into The Deadly Venoms Crew "DVC" in 2010. The entire time training as a BBoy i was also learning and picking up other HH styles such as House, Krump and Popping. One was just not enough for me. In 2011 I competed in numerous All-Styles and Top Rock battles Nationally. In 2013 I was a showcase street performer in the production “Working America” and later that ...

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If you really want to learn HipHop then you should learn from someone who has not only taught the styles but also understands the Culture. I've traveled the country and the world competing, training and working with some of the best dancers in HipHop. I love to dance but the only thing i love more

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Kassandra
Nino choreographed and taught my 14-year-young son a hiphop dance to accompany a vocal performance. The performance hasn't happened yet (coming up in Feb 2020), but without a doubt, Nino has been the best, most creative, attentive, patient, and caring dance instructor. Highly, highly recommend!!
Jake
JB / Nino is one of those truly rare instructors that merges personal fitness with the credibility from being part of an elite dance crew and the professionalism and skills required to be an AMAZING teacher and motivator. His knowledge of all dance genres is beyond impressive and he is able to relate to people of all levels and ages - including myself a busy 40 year old / father of 2 who is known as the “dancer” within my professional and social circles.
Brigit
Nino teaches my 14-year-old daughter Paloma hip hop and break, and was amazing! He is thorough, making sure she understands the choreography, step by step. He is super patient, giving her the time she needs to absorb the moves. He builds confidence and inspires Paloma to get better and better at dancing. And he’s a lot of fun! Nino inspired Paloma so much that she’s now preparing to audition for an arts high school! And this with very little formal training beforehand. Thank you so much Nino!

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Orla C.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance, Magna Cum Laude from Berklee College of Music
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Orla C.

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Orla Conway is a stunningly experienced Vocal Coach in the greater Washington D.C. area. She trains students of all experience levels in a vast amount of genres, performance, and artistic styles. Orla uses contemporary and progressive training methods to give new life to traditional, tried-and-true vocal techniques.

"I am absolutely certain that any singer of any age or ability can come to me with their audition, performance, and vocal technique goals, and together we will achieve those goals and more!
I love bringing the joy and beauty of performing to others and I can guarantee you'll leave our lessons with results beyond what you had thought possible."

-Genres:
Theater, Musical Theater, Performance Art, Movement, Jazz, Blues, R&B, Classical, Pop, Rock, Gospel, Country, Alternative, Electronic

-Student Accomplishments under Orla's training:
*Admission into: Berklee College of Music in Boston, Southern Virginia University and their Belle Vocce Women's Choir
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About Orla

Hi there! My name is Orla Conway and I can’t wait to sing with you!! -The biggest difference between my teaching style and any other local voice coach is: my Relaxation First method. This wholistic, centering, and therapeutic technique uses guided relaxation to insure that students not on

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Elise V.
Orla was ahhhhhmazing! Her positive attitude and feedback made my daughter feel so comfortable! She is absolutely giddy about her next lesson!
Katie B.
I have learned so much just in the first lesson!
Riley
She’s awesome with kids. Makes the lesson fun for them and ties classic teaching to modern songs.
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Emilia L.

25 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelors of Music in Vocal Performance and Oboe Performance from Chapman University
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Emilia L.

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Choirs are a wonderful place to grow as a singer, musician, and friend. As a choir director and coach, I enjoy finding the best repertoire and combinations of voices to enhance every choir's sound and experience in the group. I have taught children's choirs in San Diego and Los Angeles as well as been involved in co-ed and all-women's choirs over the years. As a choir director, I hope to spread the importance of community in choirs while having a fun time and expanding diversity of repertoire.

About Emilia

I have been teaching private voice and oboe lessons since 2012. From pop to classical, I believe that as long as you maintain a healthy foundation, you can sing and play any style of music you want! Throughout my career, I have been featured as a vocalist and oboist on Billboard-charting and award-

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I truly enjoyed my first vocal lesson with Emilia. She makes you feel comfortable and is fun to work! She’s amazing. Highly recommended.
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Joshua A.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks English, German, Spanish
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Awarded Rohatyn Great Promise Award from Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions
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Joshua A.

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I am a professional opera singer, active performer, and avid teacher of voice. My teaching focuses on exercises that strengthen your voice so you can sing (and speak!) clearly, beautifully, and resonantly. These exercises will help reduce fatigue, raspiness, hoarseness, and strain in your speaking voice. Through our work together, you can expect to build confidence in your speaking voice and to more freely express yourself. I hope to hear you soon!

About Joshua

I am a professional opera singer actively performing across the country. I graduated from Columbia University cum laude with a B.A. in Sustainable Development, and then focused my music studies at Manhattan School of Music, where I received the President's Award and graduated with a M.M. in Voice.

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Cherise
Josh is a wonderful voice teacher who happens to also be an amazing human being. I feel comfortable enough to take risks and grow in my voice every time we have a lesson together. He has truly helped me expand as an artist and learn new information about singing!
Leya
Josh is such an amazing and caring teacher! Singing can be a vulnerable thing, especially when you are working on parts of your voice that need improvement and might not currently sound the best. However, Josh really made me feel comfortable when we were working on those parts of my voice and I could definitely see improvement even within the span of an hour! He is very knowledgeable when it comes to all the exercises that help you bring your sound forward, sing without tension and control your breathing. His enthusiasm for teaching is incredible and I would definitely recommend him to anyone who wants try classical singing!!
Anthony
An awesome teacher that makes me feel self assured and excited to work on the next level of singing! Very positive but also constructive, encouraging me to grow. Incredibly experienced performer as well

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"Denise is my favorite teacher of all time. Before studying with her I was super nervous in front of the camera and crowds. She has helped me completely get over that, and even better, I now love being in the spotlight! I'm no longer getting stuck in my head when I'm speaking to the camera, or in front of a crowd. I'm even getting compliments on how strong my voice sounds. What I love most about having Denise as a teacher is that she truly cares, and does more than improve skills. I've learned valuable, unforgettable lessons with her and I can't recommend her enough. She will change your life!"
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Denise P.
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"Kara teaches Checkov, a unique, interesting physical acting style. Checkov helps significantly with versatility and choices. Kara makes learning fun and gives you a great workout mentally and physically. She helps students grow passionately in acting."
- Mary
Took Acting lessons from Kara C.
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"Excellent communication skills and extremely patient. Sasha keeps the pace at the right level so that the dance steps are challenging but achievable."
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Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Omar is an awesome instructor to teach on Method Acting.He understands the student aspiration and train accordingly.he motivates the actor with his excellent advises and provide inspirational thoughts to the actor.I am sure he can make best actors/actresses/artists through his own specific ways of method acting skills.thank you Director:)."
- Sairam
Took Method Acting lessons from Omar J.
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"I am a professional speaker and I decided to pursue some speaker voice coaching. This was my first lesson and Vanessa was friendly and great personality. I felt comfortable with her
immediately. She provided education, demonstration, observed me apply the techniques, and offered constructive feedback. After the class, I was excited to practice what I learned. I will definitely continue to go back to Vanessa. I highly recommend her."
- Vince
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vanessa P.
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"Wonderful!!"
- Allison Phelan
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Molly M.
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"Excellent instructor"
- Debra
Took Dance lessons from Melissa Rose S.
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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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"First lesson. Even better than I hoped!!"
- Janet C.
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Ingrid M.
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"Kelsey is great at pointing out where I do well, as well as areas for improvement. I look forward to my next lesson!"
- Terri
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Kelsey J.
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