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Ashley M.

5 Reviews
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  • Speaks English, French
  • Awarded Helen Hayes Award Nominee from The Helen Hayes Awards
  • Teaching since 2006
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Ashley M.

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Trained at NYU Tisch School of the Arts, Ashley has danced for Justin Bieber, Mariah Carey, Ne-Yo, Shakira, Shangela, the Walt Disney company. She has performed in Broadway musicals like "Newsies", "An American in Paris", "West Side Story", "White Christmas", "Mamma Mia" and many more. Along with teaching private lessons for over 15 years, she regularly teaches at Broadway Dance Center, Peridance Capezio Center, and at dance conventions all over the USA.

Most of all, Ashley loves getting to know her students and their goals, and tailors her training programs to the needs of each individual student. She specializes in Ballet/Pointe, Tap, Jazz, Musical Theater, Contemporary, Modern, Hip Hop, Improvisation, Acrobatics, Jumps &Turns and dance competition prep! All levels, from absolute beginners, to professional levels welcome. Guaranteed improvement, and guaranteed fun!

About Ashley

I'm a professional dancer and choreographer with a degree from the Tisch School of the Arts at NYU. I've danced for Justin Bieber, Mariah Carey, Ne-Yo, Shakira, Shangela, the Walt Disney company, and the team that created Hamilton. I do a TON of musical theater and judge lots of dance competitio

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Grace
This summer, Ashley has been working with my daughter on Chicago choreography in preparation for auditions. She is a fabulous teacher and has been very easy to schedule and communicate with. My daughter enjoys her lessons with her. Highly recommend!
Marc L.
Belinda and Daniella
Miss Ashley is quickly and diligently finding the gaps in my 12yr old daughter's Tap/Jazz training! Ashley is intelligent, energetic, observant and is quick to clarify what she means verbally. She can superbly demonstrate in minute details the technique of any movement being discussed. Refreshing. :) Every minute with her is a learning moment. We've seen in 3 lessons that she can fuse genre or she can approach them from the purist's perspective, and she can review choreography and offer guidance in an age appropriate manner. My daughter is already looking much cleaner in her technique than she, herself, thought possible. Hope. You're in excellent hands with Miss Ashley. For the hesitant, she's no doubt worth the rates she quotes for an individual lesson. If you want to get A to B, this is your teacher. Come to her with an agenda, and she'll help you get through it. My child loves her. Good luck and Keep Dancing!
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Albert R.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks
  • Awarded 1st place for best showdance champion from La Classique du Québec
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Albert R.

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Im a patient, professional dance instructor with 15 years experience teaching Ballroom; Smooth, latin, Rythm, Club dances, and Argentine Tango. Also adding I do a lot wedding choreograhies for wedding couples. The services I provide is all about quality and making sure, when you go out on the dance floor.... its with confidence and knowledge.

About Albert

Hi, there! My name is Albert and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2007 and have loved helping my students prepare for their first wedding dance, having fun, and being confident on the dance floor when someone asks them to dance. I went to two High Schools and earned

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Estelle
It took me a while to work up the courage to enroll in dance classes without a partner. Albert made me feel comfortable and at ease right away. He is a very gifted teacher who has a way of breaking down the steps to make it easy and fun and yet he is very detail oriented and professional. He is always very encouraging and so much fun to be around.
Sophie
You want to have fun learning dancing? Albert is your teacher!
You want to have some chalenges? Albert is for you!
You want to explore your creativity throught dance? Well, guess what? ...Yes! Albert is still the guy you should have as a teacher.

I was his student in Montreal for few years. We had so much fun learning and building choregraphies together.
He introduced me to Argentine dances, and now I just want to learn more!!!
Even with the "pandemic thing", he was able to teach me virtually!
So, YES! Albert is a great teacher that I'll recommand to anyone who wants to learn, progress, and even live in dancing!
Stephanie
Albert truly is the best dance instructor ever! He has been my dance instructor for over a year. He is very kind, patient, and a true professional. Albert takes the time to go over the steps to a dance by breaking it down so that it’s easy to remember. I always look forward to my weekly dance lessons with Albert!
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Jennifer V.

24 Reviews
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Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jennifer V.

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This dance course is focused on movement for actors. You will learn very beginner movements inspired by yoga and modern dance techniques. We can use this as movement therapy as well. I want you to feel and love your bodies at the end of it. I am very good at coaching choreography or a dance you need help on.

About Jennifer

Lehman College, Bachelors of Fine Arts, Graduate! I am a Musical Theatre Performer. I perform all the time and believe that learning new and different techniques including warm-ups are of importance when it comes to the art of performing. I teach singing, acting and other subjects too, check them ou

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Marcia
I am learning to speak Spanish with Jennifer. She’s so patient and very thorough. She ensures understanding of the material before moving on. Even her tests are fun. Not only is she a wonderful teacher, she’s very caring and kind. I look forward to my classes. 100% recommend!
Ànya-Rose H.
She made our 1st experience amazing! We will sign up with Jennifer again. She is very talented, takes her time with our daughter. We couldn’t have asked for a better voice coach and actor.
Jose Piedra
Great experience, very patient and informative.
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Gina B.

14 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • Teaching since 1975
  • Teaches students 6 and up
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Gina B.

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How to move around like a hungry for space dancer. My teachers used to tell me to Eat Up Space. We will learn how to make our own dances. Vocabulary and Improv, Dynamic, Structure and Form. Finding what it means to write a story or poem with your body's movement, the space it is inhabiting and of course, idea.

About Gina

New Post as of Sunday March 22nd, New York City!!! I am available online nonstop to accommodate all time zones. We are all in this together. I am happy to bring my rates down to help you in this time. Just ask and let me know what is good for you. Be strong, be creative, be beautiful and ca

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Cristina R.
Gina is so knowledgeable in so many areas of dance- technique, expressiveness, somatics, book recommendations, energy work. She is a rare gem of a teacher. Someone who goes way beyond a typical dance class. She has so much experience to draw from. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽
Belinda and Daniella
Very good first lesson. It was a sound, thorough evaluation, along with a positive, encouraging exchange of ideas and detailed technique work between my child and Ms Gina. Ms Gina gets down to work quickly and kindly. Her depth of knowledge is impressive and refreshing. Amazing lady! Thank you!
Tina R.
Gina is a fantastic teacher. She has an eclectic taste in music which I love. She breaks down steps easily and is very encouraging. She also has many creative and expressive ideas like dancing to lines of poetry to get the body moving. Thank you Gina for the great lessons I will certainly be continuing!
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Sableen K.

6 Reviews
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Starting at $16
  • Speaks Punjabi, Hindi, English
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner
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Sableen K.

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Introducing you to The Etheric Dance! It is a dance of healing. This dance form has been invented through the study of Energy Psychology and Energy Healing.

About Sableen

Hello everyone! My name's Sableen. I hope you're all staying safe and healthy during this pandemic. Stay masked up! I've been teaching at TakeLessons for eight months now and it has been a pleasure initiating my creative passions on this platform. Dance has always been my passion, but I would al

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Brandan B.
Sableen is a great meditation instructor. Wow I cant begin to describe how much I am learning from her every week we are working together. She is very patient and very relaxed with you, she is very humorous and funny. I always look forward to working with her every week. Her teachings are so inspirational and she makes you see things with meditation that you probably have never seen or experienced before, she believes in helping her students and helping them reach their meditation goals, by tailoring a practice just for the student and their specific goals that they would like to work on during the meditation time. I would totally recommend Sableen for your meditation Practices.
Brandan B.
lora
Sableen is a sensitive and attentive teacher with a very positive approach to her lessons! I am so looking forward to learning from her!
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Carolyn M.

48 Reviews
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Starting at $150
  • Speaks English
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • BFA Musical Theatre from The Boston Conservatory
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Carolyn M.

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Interested in dance lessons? Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. She earned her Bachelor of Fine Arts in 2011 from the Boston Conservatory, where she majored in musical theater with an emphasis in directing. With years of extensive dance training, she's had the opportunity to perform the original Broadway choreography in several major productions she has been a part of, her favorite being the tap spectacular "42nd Street." As an award winning choreographer, her pieces have been recognized nationally at dance competitions across the country.

About Carolyn

Born and raised in New York, Carolyn began working professionally at 8 years old and has since appeared on stage, in national commercials, recorded voiceovers, and booked principal roles in both film and television. A graduate of the Boston Conservatory at Berklee College of Music (BFA Musical Theat

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Michael
Carolyn has and is exactly what I was looking for in a voice coach. Like me, her interests in the performing arts are broad. I felt both excited and comfortable with her. She is professional and easy to talk to. I can sense strongly that Carolyn is full of love and compassion. I am so excited for the next lesson! Here's to the new horizon and everything in between! :) Thank you Carolyn for reassuring me that my decision to switch careers was a wise decision indeed. Dance forward.
William K.
could not have been a better start to my lessons!
Rick R.
My first lesson with Carolyn was very positive. She quickly assessed where I was and started from that point so we didn't waste time. She showed great passion for songwriting and a genuine interest in my development.

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The average cost of 60-minute dance lessons in West Friendship is $95. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $50 and $140 per hour.
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"Jordan is an amazing instructor and really takes the time to teach and explain using her experiences and expertise. Jordan will turn you into the dancer you dream of becoming."
Christopher
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Gina is so knowledgeable in so many areas of dance- technique, expressiveness, somatics, book recommendations, energy work. She is a rare gem of a teacher. Someone who goes way beyond a typical dance class. She has so much experience to draw from. 👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽👏🏽"
Cristina
Took Dance lessons from Gina B.
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"Sasha is an expert teacher. Puts you at ease. Her techniques are effective. I am very impressed and happy to be her student. Thanks"
Krishna
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Jared was super friendly and very approachable. In addition to being an excellent dancer himself, he is also a very patient and detailed teacher. I especially appreciate the way he breaks down movements for you to understand the mechanics behind it !i would totally recommend him !"
Revathi
Took Dance lessons from Jared H.
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"Hands down, this guy is one of the best choreographers out there and I have learned from many out there. He's really down to earth and fun.

He puts his all into making sure you're taken care of with whatever he's teaching. Guaranteed, you'll have a great time. :)"
Haley
Took Dance lessons from Kenneth Jordan M.
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"Best instructor ever! We had so much fun, were not intimidated she made us feel comfortable and no question was off limits. We’re so excited for next lesson!!"
Lena
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"I don't normally write reviews, but she was fantastic! She really knows what she's doing and I enjoyed her. Great lesson! Would definitely recommend her to anyone!"
Meghan
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"I love working with Crystal. She has such a beautiful spirit and she's so genuine. Thank you so much to her for encouraging me..."
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Took Dance lessons from Crystal J.
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"The instructor made it inspite of a major thunderstorm, my child enjoyed the lesson!"
Maansi
Took Dance lessons from Sasha C.
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"Melissa is an awesome teacher, very patient, skilled and insightful. I would highly recommend selecting her if you have the chance!"
John
Took Dance lessons from Melissa Rose S.
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