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Darren D.

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Kansas City, MO
Starting at $40
  • Awarded Best Screenplay from AOF International Film Festival
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Darren D.

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Actor, Director, Screenwriter, Darren D has won multiple awards in entertainment. An actor trained in New York, he's also an L.A. film school graduate. Darren has appeared in film, television and on Broadway. Teaching for over 27 years, Darren owned THE ACTOR SHOP, an acting school first in Orlando then in Los Angeles. He is writing a book on acting, entitled THE ACTOR INSIDE YOU.

Also a director of multiple films, he has a unique perspective from both sides of the camera and stage. Studying multiple disciplines, he has developed tools to help actors of all levels reach their full potential.

"An actor must never stop training, growing and bettering their craft. As a person learns till they're last moments of life, so must the actor, lest he grow sedentary and wither. An actor like a muscle, must stay worked to remain strong and competitive."

Also an international recording artist, Darren also teaches Voice. He's performed with legends such as Bill Medley of the Righteous ...

About Darren

I'm not just an acting coach, I am a full time working performer with multiple awards in entertainment. I am an actor, singer, screenwriter and director with extensive experience in television, film and on Broadway. I've acted in, directed and cast multiple feature films and am currently producing

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Jhohan
Darren is a great teacher. I enjoyed the class.
Dianne
Darren is an incredible acting Coach. I couldn’t recommend him higher. He goes so above and beyond with his time, his care and investment in you as an actor, his amazing guidance and how to truly delve deep into a character and a scene. Before I started taking with him, I was ok as an actor. Once I started working with him, I started getting callbacks and booking jobs and really started to grow and reach my full potential as an actor and I began to feel very confident about my abilities. If you take lessons with him, you will be so happy you did!!
jb
It was such a pleasure to have my daughter working with Darren. He instilled confidence in her, taught her how to prepare herself to be an actor, and provided her with opportunities to show off her craft. THANK YOU! Darren for your time, help and support of our budding angel!! You are The Best.

Khuloud A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Bachelor from Higher College of Technology
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Khuloud A.

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If you are a serious actor and wants to know how to let casting directors, producers, show-runners etc know you exist?!
Then it’s your time to learn about the business of acting with me.

I’ll help you:
- Set clear goals for yourself
- Find the right Agent or Manager for you
- How to get connected with people in the film industry

Always remember: “Preparation is the key to success”.

About Khuloud

Hi 👋 My name is Khuloud and I will be your Mentor. I started acting in 2010 as a theater actor🎭, then switched to Film & TV in 2016. I booked big commercials and worked on Feature films, short films, independent films, and the list goes on. I was a struggling actor as well I didn’t know anyone i

Jessica B.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Speaks English, Italian, German, French
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Jessica B.

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I have been teaching acting and miming since 2001 in academy settings. Some of my favorite roles have included: Witch "Into the Woods", Hannah Pitt "Angels in America", Renee Pelagie "Quills". I am also a director and have directed plays, musicals and operas. Some favorite directing projects have included: Angels in America parts 1 and 2, The Laramie Project, and Bent.

I can help you with acting technique, as well as role preparation and healthy vocal technique.

About Jessica

Music and the arts have been a large part of my life since I was a child. I have performed in numerous operas, musicals and plays. Favorite roles include the Witch in Into the Woods, Agathe in Der Freischutz, the Countess in Marriage of Figaro, and Fastrada in Pippin. I have a degrees in Op

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Dennis M.
Jessica is super knowledgeable about fixing your technique without missing a beat! I feel so much more confident in my singing and will continue talking lessons! She’s amazing!
Janet R.
She is the best teacher
Luz M S.
My experience was really good. Jessica is a good teacher. Very detail-oriented. Answered all my questions. Gave me great tips and advice. I learned so much in one hour. Thank you, Jessica!

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Kent J.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drama) from Howard University
  • Teaches students 18 and up
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Kent J.

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Explore exercises and innovative, fun theatre games designed to free your creative imagination for application to monologues, scenes, character development, and audition technique. My Stanislavski/Spolin based format will be tailored to your unique personality and interests

About Kent

Kent is a graduate of Howard University’s College of Fine Arts (drama major). As a playwright, director, and actor he has created original productions for national and international youth programs (including the musicals "Triunfar!" (i.e. The Winners!) in Bogota, Colombia and the hip-hop musical "A

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Theodosha H.
Kent Jackman is a very good teacher, I was definitely able to see improvements in myself just after the first few lessons! If you need acting lessons he’s definitely the way to go, I’ve never had lessons before but he was able get more in depth with what I know while also adding on to it. Definitely recommend.
Nino C.
Working with Kent was great!, It was fantastic
my view in acting is pretty much strong now.
Kent help me to be more
confidence in myself I feel like I have tools to Step up.

Thank you kent!
James Jr.
Kent has the ability to do or teach drama, comedy and improvisation. He has wisdom, talent, intelligence and integrity. I know of his abilities to teach, direct and to create a performance of the highest level. He's one of the best, as I know from having been taught by him. Try him out and judge for yourself. You'll be better for it in more ways than one.
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Natalie S.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Natalie S.

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Let's work a new monologue, prepare for an audition or scan some Shakespeare!

About Natalie

Hi there! Thank you for taking the time to check out my teaching profile! **Due to COVID-19, my studio is unavailable for lessons and I am social distancing, but I am more than happy to work with you online! Note: I work as the program director for a park district in south Evanston and am req

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Popi
Natalie has been an awesome teacher for my voice lessons. She is very patient and customize the lessons to meet the need of her student. I would highly recommend Natalie.
Amanda
Natalie is awesome! She has been working with my daughter for several months, during which my daughter has grown in skill level, confidence, and passion for acting. Natalie is extremely knowledgeable, talented, articulate, and caring. We just love her and look forward to Continuing lessons with her!
AESOOK
Natalie was such a wonderful help in preparing monologues for my college auditions! I didn’t have much experience in auditioning but she helped me gain confidence in the audition room. She even came to my Chicago audition to cheer me on! Thanks to her I got in to my top choice theater school!
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Kane Kong M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $84
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2008
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Kane Kong M.

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We are a Traveling Studio

For over 10 years we have proudly served thousands of happy customers who enjoy dancing and want to learn more. Not only do we hold classes at our home location, we also travel to host events! People love to dance and learn new things and we bring the entertainment!

We specialize in Latin Dance
Salsa On 1 Partner Work/Combinations, Footwork, Styling, Shines and more..
Bachata Partner Work/Combinations, Footwork, Styling and more..

About Kane Kong

My classes are a lot of fun. I enjoy meeting new people from all over the world. I will have assistant instructors with the majority of my partner work classes so you will have an opportunity to meet other dancers and local students as well. Get ready to learn a lot, have some laughs, and a good ti

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"Sol is a VERY gifted teacher—I have studied with her for years and feel so fortunate to have had her expert instruction. She pays attention to every aspect of the dance and makes sure you get the basics while pushing you to do more. I love her choreography. She is also an extremely talented dancer."
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