sideBanner.logo
Black Friday Deal!
50% OFF lessons
CODE: 50%OFF

*Offer limited to classes of up to $20

sideBanner.logo
Black Friday Deal!
50% OFF lessons
CODE: 50%OFF

*Enjoy 50% off all private lessons packs 5 or more ($100 max cost per class)

Learn Theater Acting your way

TakeLessons experts are ready to teach. Get a deal on a private or group lesson, or browse on-demand content 24/7 for free.
Find your instructor

Private lessons with top Theater Acting instructors near Wilmington, NC

Dive right in and start getting results with 1-on-1 lessons from expert Theater Acting instructors.
High-demand
Best value
Rising stars
Kid-friendly
FEATURED
Darius J.

Darius J.

5(13)
I've graced the stages of some of NYC's most beloved theatres including; The National Black Theatre, The Public Theatre, 13th Street Rep, and HERE Arts Center. I can be seen in a number of films, commercials, and music videos alongside the likes of Shaquille O’Neal. I’ve performed worldwide in places like Athens, GR. I have worked with world-famous directors like Broadway's Kenny Leon and Dennis Hilton-Reid, and received training from some of the world's top acting institutions (The American Academy of Dramatic Arts, CalArts). I have directed regionally and in New York, I teach regularly with The Family Repertory Company (Where I have served as a resident actor and director since 2016), and have students spanning the globe! I strive to acquire as much knowledge about this craft as is possible and to share that gift with the world. A wise man once told me, “The only reason to act is that it hurts too much not to.” I am a highly engaging and truly devoted teacher. In every session, we will work on a scene or monologue and you'll be guided through the entire process of acting. Learning script analysis, character development, imagination strengthening, audition technique, expressivity, mastery of the mechanisms of the body & voice, and confidence like you've never known!
50% OFF$30
/30 mins
TOP RATED
Shauna K.

Shauna K.

4.9(61)
You'll learn how to control and focus your nerves so they serve you and not strangle your talent. You'll learn how to connect and open up your emotional life, trust your instincts and gain confidence in performance. Having coached actors for many years, technique and performance are two of my specialities. You'll learn Method Exercises such as emotional memory and sense memory and the basics of Stanislavski's Method enabling you to bring life to any script. You will learn how to let go of non-productive habits that impede your creative process and how to increase use your vocal and physical expressiveness. You will learn exercises and insights that will increase your ACTOR TOOLBOX so you are equipped to face rehearsals and performances. I teach many styles of acting and have been teaching acting for over 25 years. I am the artistic director of Voice Theatre and have directed over 40 productions on 4 continents. Check out some of the videos! In America I have taught acting at; New York University, Stella Adler Studio, Williams College, Bowdoin College the T. Schreiber Studio and in the UK at; The Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Middlesex University and in London's West End at the Drill Hall Studio.
50% OFF$50
/30 mins
FEATURED
Ashley C.

Ashley C.

5(24)
Hi and Welcome! In addition to holding a Masters Degree in Acting from New York University, I have been a professional working actor for over 30 years and have been fortunate to work on Broadway, Off-Broadway, in television and film. I teach Acting to all ages and skill levels, as well as Singing Performance (focuses on the 'story" of the song, not technique). Whether you are pursuing acting as a profession or not, the benefits of theater training can be profound on many levels. We humans love to play. We love stories. I encourage fellow actors to be confident, joyful, and fearless with their creativity. I teach emotional literacy, empathy, and the value of failing well and often. I inspire actors to build their own "arsenal" of tools that will serve you throughout your creative life. For professionals, I am happy to work on audition material, monologues, and scenes. For young artists, I am thrilled to work on auditions for BFA programs, scholarships, summer intensives, and more. For beginners who are simply interested in trying something new, your creativity is your GOLD, and I am excited to work with you as you treat yourself to exploring the world of storytelling and as you honor what YOU have to say. Time to leap!
50% OFF$75
/30 mins
Show More

24/7 access to knowledge

Keep on learning wherever, whenever

You may also be interested in

Learn anything, anytime.

Fuel your curiosity: Explore the arts and sciences, learn new skills, and so much more.

Flexible pricing to meet your needs

Our learning experiences are meant to meet your budget—and your first one is on us.

Hundreds of subjects

Choose your course: explore the arts and sciences, learn day-to-day skills, and so much more

Thousands of trusted experts

Know you’re learning from the best. Every TakeLessons instructor is background-checked by Microsoft.

Unlimited ways to learn

Get 1:1 lessons, drop in on live classes, or just read up—you set the pace.

I have had the awesome experience of working with Cynthia Valentine for over 15 years as a Spoken Word Artist, Poet and Recording Artist and she is both Professional and Organized. Recently I did my

Prophet (Theater Acting lessons with Cynthia V.)

We love how attentive and intentional each lesson is! Thank you!

Sarah (Theater Acting lessons with Molly M.)

Barry is a gifted and talented individual who urges his students to step out the box. If you ever receive and opportunity to work with Barry understand you'll be put to a challenge and be expected to

Henry (Theater Acting lessons with Barry M.)

I have been in several productions with Rebecca and each time she has stretched me as an actor and performer. Rebecca really pulls you into part of the production by being open to your ideas about the

Dennis (Theater Acting lessons with Rebecca L.)

I have had the awesome experience of working with Cynthia Valentine for over 15 years as a Spoken Word Artist, Poet and Recording Artist and she is both Professional and Organized. Recently I did my

Prophet (Theater Acting lessons with Cynthia V.)

We love how attentive and intentional each lesson is! Thank you!

Sarah (Theater Acting lessons with Molly M.)

In the press

Find the perfect class for you

Popular Cities

Top Wilmington, NC Lessons

Ready to learn Theater Acting?

Microsoft TakeLessons offers a wide array of learning resources, from 1:1 private instruction, to live group lessons, to courses specially designed for any type of student. We have grown to a global community of over 20,000 students, and we’re excited for you to join us!
Try now