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Andrew C.

Philadelphia, PA

About Andrew

I have a Bachelor of Arts in Theatre from Lehigh University. I have studied abroad in Ireland at the Gaiety School of Acting, as well as participating in workshops run by the world renowned Tectonic Theatre Project. I have experience as a director, actor, designer, and technician, and can give students an overall view of the world of theatre. A musician has an instrument, an artist has an array of tools to visually express themselves, an actor has but the body and mind. As such, my lessons are geared towards not only strengthening knowledge of craft, but knowledge of self. When the student is strengthened in this way, these lessons assist not only on the stage, but in everyday life. Text is added last, so the actor may understand their flexibility, rather than being subjected to roles

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Jayson W.

Lansdowne, PA

How I Help:

* Coach your skill level up

* Hone you're auditioning skills and also help you while you're presently on a gig or for a huge upcoming audition

* Character development

* Script analysis

* Show you how to attack all media forms for the camera, while also showing you how they are vastly different.

* Do my best to steer your career in the direction of success and keep you from the pitfalls of this business

* Give you the reality of the highs (working consistently) and the lows (possibly waiting for years between gigs)

* Help you discover the real cost of this business

About Jayson

Hello, I am a working television, film and commercial actor, with a B.F.A. in Acting from Carnegie Mellon University. I am interested in coaching individuals who are serious about the craft and looking to excel. As a working actor for over 18 years, I can help you grow and evaluate where you are and help get you to the next level. With many years in television, I can also teach you what is necessary to accomplish success on screen and how it varies from stage. Whether its TV, film, commercials or stage, I will help you grow to the best of your ability. Also, after attending one of the best Universities in the country for acting, I can also help you understand your audition process and how to get the best out of your admission monologue. ******* How I Help: * Coach your skill level ...

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Parke F.

Philadelphia, PA

About Parke

Teaching Philosophy “It’s not what you know, it’s who you know.” We, as theatre artists, have heard this time and time again in acting classes, from casting directors, and from family and friends. I believe that the “who” may get an actor in front of certain people; however, it is the “what” that will keep them working. As an instructor, I encourage my students to keep networking while they delve into the nuts and bolts of their craft. As theatre artists, we must have a working knowledge of many different aspects of the world: business, finance, arts, humanities, science, politics, and history. This knowledge will allow the artist to fuse his/her personal or imaginative experiences with the world of the play. I help develop this in artists through practical script analysis for the ...

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Karla S.

Malvern, PA

I've been studying and performing as an actor for over 10 years. I studied improv in several places, but most notably with the famous actress, Jill Whelan (who played Miss Vicky on "The Love Boat"). Jill studied and performed improv and was a fabulous teacher. I currently perform sketch and improv acting with the Riddlesbrood Touring Theater Company and also with a corporate team building/scavenger hunt business called, "The Go Game."

About Karla

Thanks for considering me for your tutoring needs. I'm an experienced gardener (I planted my first garden when I was only 12 years old). I'm also a freelance writer. I've always enjoyed writing and have had several articles published. I've always been excellent at public speaking. I've received praise when I speak in front of an audience, and because of my 25 years experience in marketing, public relations and special events, I know how to present to an audience. I can help you with poise and confidence, and assist you in becoming an effective speaker. I'm a trained actor in both scripted and improvisational acting. I do improv acting with the Riddlesbrood Theater Company and improv comedy acting (I trained with Jill Whelan, (a.k.a. Miss Vicky from the Love Boat) and ...

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Jackie A.

Essington, PA

I would love to introduce you to the exciting world of improv! Too many actors fear this word and tremble but once I faced my fear, I found a great love. I studied improv in college and I have been a member of a local improv troupe for the past three years. I have experience directing adults and children in theatre. Do yourself the enormous favor of exploring the world of improv which can improve not only your acting but your life!

About Jackie

Academic - I have experience tutoring high school students in Spanish and French as an undergrad in college. I also taught English abroad while I studied in Geneva, Switzerland. I am TEFL certified and have a B.A. in Political Science - concentration in International Politics, minors in French and Theatre. During my high school days I also took A.P. English and A.P. Psychology. Performing Arts - I have been performing in the Philadelphia and New York areas for the past 23 years. I have performed in community, university, and professional shows. I have experience as a director for children and adults. I have studied improv in college and have been a member of Stealth Tightrope, a local improv troupe, for the past three years. I have a background in ballet, tap, jazz, lyrical, various ...

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