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TOYA N.

Dallas, TX

I have a Masters degree in Acting from the acclaimed Actors Studio Drama School in Manhattan, so I am well versed in most every acting technique; including Stanislavski, Strasberg, Meisner, Chekov, Hagen, Stella Adler, and beyond. I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2005 and my students are working! My main goal is to help you to develop your own set of tools for practicing the craft of acting, and to better understand your unique voice as an artist. Make sure to wear clothing you can move in during our sessions, and, most importantly, explore and just have fun!

About TOYA

I have taught acting to small children, teens, and adults in community, private, and collegiate settings. I taught acting at the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. My love of the arts has enabled me to study and perform in various cities throughout the US; including Los Angeles, where I studied at the Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute, to Europe, Mexico, South America; then back to New York City, where I earned a Master of Fine Arts degree in Acting from the prestigious Actors Studio Drama School. I currently work professionally as an actor, singer, and TV and radio host. I've been fortunate enough to work in film, TV, theater, musical theater, hosting, commercials, improv, and voice-overs. I am also a vocally trained mezzo-soprano. Because I am ...

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Shera D. June 25, 2014
Acting · In studio
Verified Student
I've been going to Toya for awhile she very nice. She knows exactly what she is doing. She helps me understand everything
I do. I would recommend her for anyone who is serious about acting.
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John P.

Richardson, TX

Fundamentals of TECHNIQUE and Skills

About John

The truth will always convey. Acting is doing truthfully under imaginary circumstances... I am gifted with the ability to coach you through a series of simple exercises that once mastered will provide you with the foundation you need. *** Lesson Details *** ACTING Six Lessons on Objectives Three Lessons on Character Three Lessons on Text *** Specialties *** Stanislavsky SYSTEM Meisner Technique Linklater technique for Freeing the Natural Voice

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Larrah B. October 10, 2014
Acting · In home
Verified Student
We are three lessons in, and I've come to understand more about acting and how I fit into it personally than I ever have even after several decades of participation. The lessons are useful and enjoyable, the homework is fair, and I think you should take advantage of the fact that you can just simply sign-up, pay a lil' money, and have access to such a great mentor/teacher!
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Bryan O. October 9, 2014
Meisner Technique · In studio
John challenges me to drop everything I "think" I know, calls me out on my bs, and breaks me down to get to my essential me--the point where I really am present, feel, and love. On top that, his training in voice and body allow for the work to be done safely.

On a personal note, I consider John to just be a thrilling person to work with, and a mentor in my life.
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Donald R.

Dallas, TX

Children and adults welcome. I provide acting coaching from ages 4-adult in acting for film, theatre, and techniques such as classical, Meisner, Method, and Stanislavsky.

About Donald

I have established myself as an accomplished actor and acting coach who has been teaching acting classes for over 10 years. As acting is an ongoing learning process, I audit the classes of the best coaches from NY to LA to bring those acting techniques to my students online as well as my in-studio classes. In addition to teaching online, I have taught in-studio classes at Kids International in Washington DC, Take 3 Talent and Product Management in NYC, and Page Parkes School of Acting in Dallas to name a few. My approach to acting covers the entire theme of "Show Business". The "Show" is represented by the skill training techniques involved in my training to give an actor the skills to be the best actor. The "Business" aspect reflects the more technical side of acting such as what ...

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Cydney B. May 15, 2015
Acting · In home
Verified Student
Donald R. is a very active, acting teacher. He keeps it entertaining and fun for me. He also breaks what he does and tells you everything so you are not confused.
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Carolyn M.

Dallas, TX

I will work with you to project and to emote in the style of your character.

About Carolyn

Hello, I'm a full-time school counselor who is also a Licensed Professional Counselor. I'm interested in sharing my many years of knowledge over various subjects in a fun atmosphere. I've been an elementary school teacher for many years as well as a professional singer. As a singer, I traveled all over the United States and outside the USA. Also, parents I have a background check built into my employment with a nearby school district where I'm the school counselor. I hope you'll try lessons with me! I think we'll both have some great times! Thanks!

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Andres V.

Dallas, TX

In this class the students will be learning the different types of acting, we will study -isms, different genres, and will perform short scenes. Pronunciation will also play a big role in this class being that is the most important thing when acting besides acting. There will be many monologues assigned to the students in order to show their progress.

About Andres

I am a High School Senior in all AP classes and have the desire to teach and educate people in different fields. Music has been a part of my life forever and I have been playing the cello for 9 years. English is my favorite subject, I love writing and reading a lot I have always been in AP Languages. I was born in Chile therefore I am also fluent in Spanish. I have been acting since I was a child and I am part of the Theatre Magnet at Richardson High School. History is my second favorite subject and I am always willing to teach it. I am a Senior Captain at the Richardson High School Swim Team and I love working out. Overall I have a passion for teaching and learning which is why I'll always be available for anyone who wants to learn any new skills or master some already worked on ...

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