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Zachary J.

9 Reviews
Saint Paul, MN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Zachary J.

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Zach has a BA in Acting, and has appeared in over 50 regional productions, including national tours. Monologue work, scene work, camera work experience.

About Zachary

Zachary is a multi-talented teacher and performer. He teaches violin, piano, guitar, voice, mandolin, banjo and more. As a singer/ songwriter, he has released 3 cds, tours nationally with over 100 dates per year and has shared the stage with multiple multi-Grammy award winners. He is an inspiration

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Chas E.
My first lesson with Zach was great! 5 stars. He asked the right questions as to what aI am looking to do. And we quickly came up with a lesson plan that with the right amount of work in my part will get me headed in the right direction. Zach does a great job of making his students feel comfortable and good about their abilities.
James A.
Great experience with Zach. I'm still learning how to sing properly, though.
Aubrey C.
Great with kids!

Sarah B.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $60
  • Teaching since 2009
  • Theater from Stephens College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sarah B.

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Sarah has been a professional actor in the Twin Cities since moving back from LA, where she worked as an actor and Commercial Casting Director for almost a decade. Sarah has taught acting classes for both on-stage and on-camera work to children and adults. Sarah is also a director and playwright mentor for the Chicago Avenue Project at the Pillsbury House Theater. She is also a crisis intervention trainer with the Department of Justice, where she trains officers in de-escalation techniques through high stakes improv scenarios. Sarah is a certified Mental Health First Aid instructor.

About Sarah

***Sarah is now teaching On-Line classes only*** Sarah has been a professional actor in the Twin Cities since moving back from LA, where she worked as an actor and Commercial Casting Director for almost a decade. Sarah has taught acting classes for both on-stage and on-camera work to children and a

Philip N.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $42
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Philip N.

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I have been freelancing professionally and teaching for about 6 years. My curriculum focuses on empowering individuals on the proper techniques which builds the confidence as a actor/actress. I believe acting should be a joyful experience and should bring upon positive changes in the life of all my students, it’s a must that my students reaches their full potential while having fun at it...

About Philip

I’m a freelancer filmmaker, I controls the artistic and dramatic aspects and visualizes the screenplay (or script) while guiding the technical crew and actors in the fulfillment of that vision. I clearly understand and play a key role in choosing the cast members, production design, and the creativ

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Meggie G.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Theatre Arts from University of Wisconsin-Parkside
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
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Meggie G.

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I can help with anything from monologue and audition help, to voice help, or text help as well as character techniques.

About Meggie

I am extremely patient, compassionate and empathetic with my students. I am also very good at understanding their needs and that not every student learns the same way. I will drive students to get the best possible work out of them. I truly believe in my students. In my dialect coaching I focus

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Sarah
I worked with Meggie as a Stage Manager on The Basset Table by Susanna Centlivre. The play has a wide range of English dialects from high society to servants and commoners. Meggie worked with the actors in groups and individually to help them form the dialect along with their characters. Every actor got a demo recording to listen to to help as well. If actors were particularly struggling she would talk to them about it privately and work with them one on one. She's patient and wiling to work with people who put in the effort to learn.
Alex
Meggie is a talented and knowledgeable leader in all aspects of theater. She's a strong and creative presence to be around, and I've loved watching her direct. She's helped me grow in such a short period of time and her passion is contagious. She leads the way for women in the performing arts industry and shines an important light on issues facing them throughout the years and today. I highly recommend! :)
Jody
I was lucky to be an actor in a period play Meggie directed. Her expertise really helped give me the confidence I needed to shine in my role.
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Stephen H.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 6 to 55
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
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Stephen H.

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Suitable for public speakers, sales presenters, broadcasters, television hosts, voice-over actors, Broadway musical theatre performers, recording artists, and future movie stars. Explore theatrical monologues, TV/Film scenes, and/or prep your next TV/Film/Broadway audition or self tape, learning all the tricks of the trade to master how to craft your story.

About Stephen

If I can do it, you can too! Hi, I'm Stephen. I have been fortunate to perform on Broadway, National Tour, can be seen on Netflix, played lead roles in 3 SAG-AFTRA short films, and currently I am an ASCAP recording artist working with a Multi-platinum producer and worldwide team on my first

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Noel
Stephen is an amazing teacher. He has been super patient, thorough, and clear as I have just recently picked up a guitar for the first time. He does a great job and covering music theory as well as chords, strumming, scales, and more. His musical background is very well rounded and he uses great teaching techniques to get all parts of the brain involved. Highly recommend!
Alison S.
Very knowledgeable! Was a joy to be a part of this learning experience online
Daisy
Patient and easy to work with :)
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Jimi Z.

9 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Max Winkler Music Scholarship from Belwin Mills Music Publishing
  • Teaching since 1981
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Jimi Z.

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All levels taught. Acting lessons focus on Diction, Projection, Inflection and flow of speech. McClosky Technique utilized in Speech.

About Jimi

BIOGRAPHY AND GENERAL OVERVIEW With a nationally known reputation as a Pop Music Producer, Voice and Piano Teacher, Voice Therapist and Vocal Rehabilitation Specialist and Woodwind expert with over 30 years of Teaching Experience, Jimi Z. will connect with you or your child's needs at their very

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Jackie
Jimi is knowledgeable and explained everything about the saxaphone very well. I was happy with my first lesson.
Irene K.
He is very nice and he is awesome at teaching my daughter.
Ariel A.
Jimi is a great instructor, very patient and teaches by encouraging his students to do better...I really enjoy seeing the progress of how my son is doing and I can't wait for his next phase...

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Minneapolis, MN

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Minneapolis is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $143 per hour.
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"Andrew has been a phenomenal instructor for my son. He is very knowledgeable, creative, and resourceful. When it comes to scheduling, he has been very flexible and understanding with school, sports, and family obligations. My son's ability and confidence in his acting has been bolstered by Mr. Andrew's professional, engaging, and supportive lessons."
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"Amy was wonderful! She made me feel so comfortable and gave me many points to help me be successful in my new career!"
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"Noah enjoyed his class and looks forward to the next class."
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