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Popular Acting Teachers in Minneapolis, MN

Sarah B.

Minneapolis, MN
Starting at $60
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2009
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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.

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***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

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Mark H.

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Maple Grove, MN
Starting at $35
  • Speaks Ukrainian, Russian
  • Teaches students 9 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Mark H.

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Mark H. has been a professional teacher, musician, and singer for over 20 years. He has taught Voice, Guitar, Acting, Bass Guitar, & Music Theory to students of all ages in various settings ranging from private lessons to college classrooms. He is a fun, experienced, passionate teacher willing to

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Jeanetta
Mark is an excellent teacher, just a few classes and my singing has gotten better so quickly. He really knows how to tailor the classes to your specific needs and describes things thoroughly in a very easy-to-understand but challenging fashion. Makes learning fun, as it should be!
Dawn W.
Mark is very knowledgeable and great to work with
Kerry R.
Mark is great! Looking forward to continuing my experience with him over the next several weeks.
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Sebastian S.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Lucid Body Acting Technique from Lucid Body
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Sebastian S.

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I'm a working Actor from England who moved to Los Angeles. I've worked on large sets and know what it is like to book and be the lead in a movie. I want to help students broaden ideas of what acting is by sharing some of the great actors, directors and films from the past. Share how I do my work. While also talking about what it's actually like to walk on set for the first time and have to carry a film on your shoulders.

For those actors actively pursuing a career we can work on a role or self tape, talk about how to book a job and what to do if you do book one. My last two jobs including driving a car in Downtown LA with a police escort and an Oscar winning DP in the car filming me and the other being flown to Canada to play the lead in a TV Movie that aired in multiple countries around the world. All of this nothing other than I at least can share what things helped me get there and what it's like to be in that situation.

I'm very much looking forward to sharing this with ...

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I've played the lead in multiple projects including full feature films. If you want to get real knowledge of what it's like to be in that situation, how I got there and what my process is in acting. Then let's get to work.

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Jessica
Sebastian was kind, professional, sensitive and an amazing lister. He pointed out multiple subtle changes I could use to make my acting more believable. An observant and empathetic teacher, I would recommend and give him a full 5 stars!

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Jan N.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MFA - Acting from Mankato State University
  • Teaching since 1995
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Jan N.

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I have 20-plus years of experience as an acting teacher and have helped many students succeed in their auditions. I have experience in both stage and film acting, as well as in musical theatre performance. My focus is on helping students achieve believable and compelling performances that directors will remember. I also know the ins and outs of the business and can help students learn the ropes of the business side of "THE BIZ."

About Jan

I taught acting and directing at the college level for 18+ years. I have also coached and directed students from ages 9-70. I am trained in stage, film, commercial and voiceover acting and have worked professionally in all of these arenas. I also have lots of knowledge about the industry ins and

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William V.
Jan is an excellent instructor and professional and is extremely knowledgeable in the TV & Film acting business.
Georgette C.
Just took first lesson, super excited to work with Jan! She’s very encouraging and gave me some great critiques. I felt like we got off to a great start. I am looking forward to future lessons and seeing what’s in store!
Joseph Pecylak
Great first lesson! Got to get some nerves out.
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Monica A.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BFA Musical Theatre from University of Hartford
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Monica A.

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We will find repertoire and work on diving into material, making it personal so the words flow naturally, and really breaking it down and finding the reason the author chose each word. Can also work on audition material.

About Monica

If you want to learn to LOVE performing, get in touch with me! I'm a graduate of the Los Angeles County High School for the Arts (Vocal Major), as well as the Hartt School of Music, Theatre, and Dance, where I got my BFA in Musical Theatre, and performing is truly in my blood! I believe that more

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Wow! I was impressed by Monica's recap from her class about reading music. She made things so clear- it helped me a lot, now I can explain them to my own student more easily! I also love her positive attitude!
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It doesn’t get much better than hearing from my child “Monica is so awesome. At the beginning of the song it goes super low and I couldn’t hit the notes. She helped me with my technique and by the end of the lesson it was easier to hit them! And even though I know I did awful trying to hit them at the beginning she didn’t make me feel like she thought it was bad!”

My kids love their lessons with Monica, she is always positive and supportive with them and I can tell they are improving vocally. Very happy we chose her!
William M.
Very fun and upbeat personality.
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Brian T.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1984
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Brian T.

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“Quiet on the set, and… ACTION!” These fictitious six words have been spoken throughout movie and television history to signify the difference and importance of an industry that is still relatively young as an art form. Acting with me in my class is FUN. Because acting with me is about living and being. The camera witnesses and reveals how well the actor (artist/craftsperson) has captured “the moment.” This Mini Term Course, “On the High-Wire Without a Net: Acting for the Camera,” will explore what it means to be fearless in front of the camera as if no one was watching. From watching, talking about, and dissecting great performances to observing everyday behavior in the world, participants will have a glimpse into what building a confident screen presence is all about. The class will include a great deal of writing about the inner lives of people, developing a real presence through individual work and acting exercises, as well as watching master actors at their craft. This class ...

About Brian

I am kind. I am gentle. I am encouraging. I am inspirational. I see the best in people even if they cannot see it in themselves. I also am an Emmy Award Winning actor (Chicago Branch). The picture (with my mother) was taken back in 1989 when I won for a docudrama called "Fastbreak to Glory: The DuS

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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 $134 per hour.
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$44 average
45 min
$56 average
60 min
$73 average

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"As a total newbie to acting, Donnabella helped me feel comfortable every lesson. Beyond being a friendly person in general, she is quick to answer questions, provided solid constructive criticism, and obviously well educated in her profession. I look forward to working with her again!"
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Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Learning so much working with Jason, would highly highly recommend!"
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Took Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Alexandra is fantastic! Super personal, gifted and able to teach her acting skills very well and easy to work with!!! We love her!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Ms. Carissa Meagher is an excellent teacher. She definitively inspires you to want to learn."
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"My 11 yr old daughter is loving her acting lessons....good choice for us!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Patient and knowledgeable. Great teacher!"
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Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"great teacher; very professional. great approach."
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Took Acting lessons from Jordan W.
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"Adam is a great teacher. What I like most about him is he does not beat around the bush and he will tell you the truth. He's easy to work with and he has helped me to understand the art of acting better. He's easy to get along with and he is very knowledgable about various topics. I am even considering signing my younger sibling up to take lessons with him as well. Choosing Adam as my teacher was my first step towards succes!"
Rebekah
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"Great!! Very supportive and insightful"
Zev
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"I learned so much already in the first lesson. I was nervous at first but she put me at ease very quickly. I'm so excited that my cheeks hurt from smiling so much."
Alia
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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