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Elena T.

14 Reviews
Omaha, NE
Starting at $24
  • Speaks French, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Elena T.

14 Reviews
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Come attend an introductory Bollywood Shake workshop and learn some fun Bollywood moves! You'll get a great workout too! I have a dance studio . I'm available for group lessons and private lessons . I also teach Bangra dance.

About Elena

I have experience tutoring. Call Takelessons for more information. I have tutored basic and intermediate Spanish to children, using Spanish songs and fun games for children. I have experience tutoring adults. I gave Spanish conversational classes, Spanish for Educators, Spanish for travelers and

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Morgan W.
Elena is an excellent teacher that takes the time to go over the steps and shared videos for practice
Rekha
Loved it
Daniel
Elena was able to teach someone 500 miles away the basics to a slew of different Latin ballroom dances (salsa, marengue, bachata, cumbia step, etc.) In just a few lessons I was able to feel comfortable enough with the steps and timing to be able to dance in public with others! She was very amazing and was willing to accommodate to my needs as a student. She gave plenty of reference material as well as songs so that I'd be able to practice when not taking lessons. I would highly recommend her as a teacher to anyone who is wanting to learn Latin Ballroom dance, but doesn't know where to start!
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Rebecca F.

31 Reviews
Bellevue, NE
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1967
  • Teaches Advanced
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Rebecca F.

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About Rebecca

I have 50 years of teaching experience, from beginners to advanced students. I also teach the people no one else thinks are teachable because I work with people from where they are and find their best learning styles. Several of my students are now professional musicians, but that's not everyone's

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Rhett L.
Rebecca is an excellent teacher! She is very good at breaking down complicated concepts and is very patient with you during the learning process. A+ !
Paula U.
Rebecca is very experienced.
She is a great teacher
lilane S.
I really like this teacher and most important the student Lily loves her that is most important for her to enjoy the teacher and the lesson she is very excited about learning the violin!

Monica V.

5 Reviews
Omaha, NE
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 16; Female: 4 to 17
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Monica V.

5 Reviews
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Hello! I taught cheerleading and dance for 9 years. I came up with all routines and made it to number 1, many times. Also went to Nationals. I love making up dances. I can take you to the next level!

About Monica

Hello! I’m Monica. I have been in dance and cheer most of my life. I was a cheer coach and district trainer for 9 years. I won many competitions and went to Nationals. I love to teach and I know what it takes to stand out in a crowd. I come from a law enforcement family and have been background che

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Isabelle
Monica is the best!! She was so kind and helpful, she wasn’t hesitant on giving back helpful feedback. Her communication was amazing!! She sent several videos on how to improve jumps and extra tips for cheerleading. She has a very positive attitude and high energy which makes lessons 10x better and fun. We both saw major improvements just 5-10 minutes in. Highly recommend, you will not be disappointed!
Alexandria
Wonderful instruction to help my cheerleading jumps improve. Monica was knowledgeable, helpful and kind. Definitely would recommend!
Touleen
She’s amazing my daughter loved her. Monica is very nice patient. My daughter still has a couple of lessons to go with her.

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Jackson G.

7 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • MFA Directing from Yale School of Drama, Yale University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jackson G.

7 Reviews
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I'm a freelance theater director currently working in NYC and throughout the country. I'm an acting coach, teach directing for the stage and dramaturgy/text analysis for actors, directors, and designers. I have over 15 years of teaching experience at such institutions as Williams, Yale, New School, Columbia, Fordham, and Primary Stages ESPA.

I will focus my classes on auditioning, callbacks, cold reading audition skills, grad school auditions, and text analysis and dramaturgy. I'm also available to coach and consult with aspiring theater directors and public speaking clients. I would be happy to customize my classes to each student's individual needs and goals.

I received my MFA in Directing from Yale School of Drama and my BFA in Acting from the University of the Arts.

About Jackson

As an established theater director and teacher, I am very fortunate to be working continuously in New York and across the country from New York to California and in between. Actors are a part of my daily life as I audition and collaborate with them for a living. I often have new directors as assis

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Leah Nicole Raymond
Jackson is a great director/coach. When you are working you can trust that Jackson is fully listening to you as you the actor and you the character. She knows how to push in a way that works for you and will get you where you need to be. I trust Jackson and highly recommend working with her.
Kevin
I had the privilege of studying stage directing with Jackson Gay at Yale. Jackson has a remarkable way of bringing out students' individual artistic and creative sensibilities. In scene workshops, she gives highly practical advice for working with actors to shape an overall dramatic vision. She also reinforces this instruction by relating her own professional experiences, highlighting what has been effective. Her guidance in script analysis is very clear, and showed me how to fully understand characters' dramatic objectives before going into rehearsals with actors.

As well, Jackson incorporated invaluable practical career advice into the class, which is often hard to find. One of her exercises for this was to pair us with another student and have a mock "writer-director" meeting, where the writer was considering hiring the director. This was a really helpful window into the professional process, which has given me an important springboard to communicate my own ideas in the production of new work.

Jackson Gay’s teaching applies across theater disciplines — for instance, my work in theater is primarily as a composer and lyricist. She showed me how to look at the big picture of a play or musical, giving me the insight to write in a way that is dramatically cogent, engaging, and entertaining.
Sheila-Joon
Jackson Gay is masterful at guiding the actor to find their own authentic voice. She has a laser sharp focus imbued with empathy, that simultaneously put me at ease and helped me find my edge, in a way no other director has. More than anything, she helped empower me to make my own bold choices within a vast array of styles, so that my work was informed from a deep and genuine place (rather than an impersonation or a desire to please). I always feel safe to explore my edge with Jackson, but never humored if something isn't working. She's honest. It's rare to find guidance both so kind and so sharp. Jackson Gay understands and loves actors, and that love comes through in her work.
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Shaunette F.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Teaching since 2016
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Shaunette F.

5 Reviews
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Be free, make mistakes, try new things! This is a class about your imagination and I am here to help you hone your skills and gain the confidence you need to get back out there. Let's explore together!

About Shaunette

Hello! I am an actor, screenwriter, director, photographer, cinematographer and producer. I have extensive training from New York in the field of acting which has allowed me to train with teachers such as Tony Danza and Susan Kellermann to name a few. Acting Students can expect to do scene study

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Caris
Shaunette is engaging and focused! This has been the best activity for my daughter!
Dania
Would Totally Recommend!!! Super professional, Goes above and beyond. Book her Today!!
Shelly-Ann
Shaunette is truly patient and understanding. Considering I’m not difficult to work with but I certainly am not the easiest person to work with. I always feel very comfortable and confident with Shaunette and I know it can only go up from here.

Carol W.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Italian, German, French, Spanish, Latin
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Carol W.

8 Reviews
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Audition techniques for singers. Song interpretation.

About Carol

I have taught voice and piano for over twenty years. I studied music at University of California, Santa Barbara, where I received my B.A. I currently work as a professional singer for various local opera companies, music theater groups, churches and temples. I am principal soprano for Opera A La Ca

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David N.
Carol is very knowledgeable about performance and acting and gives usable ideas.
Miranda K.
Carol is wonderful with children.
Lana R.
Very kind & patient :)

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Took Child Acting lessons from Robert E.
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"Wendy was a wonderful teacher. She is very patient and knowledgeable and really knows what she is doing. She was a pleasure to work with and I would highly recommend her to any student for any subject that she teaches"
Lisa
Took Acting lessons from Wendy P.
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"My representation was thrilled when I started coaching with Jaret as he helped build my confidence. I've now booked leads roles in Film and series regular and guest stars roles on TV! I literally went years working in Construction to now being a full time working Actor. Thanks man!"
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Took Acting lessons from Jaret M.
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"Warm, intuitive and overall a very thoughtful instructor."
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Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Carissa is a fabulous instructor! I can’t believe how much I have learned in a short period. She breaks it down and makes it super fun."
Debbie
Took Dance lessons from Carissa M.
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"Very organized and focused.
Troy is affable and attentive."
Mark
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Troy W.
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"Margo was amazing! I went to Margo to improve my speech and speaking voice. Within a few minutes of talking to me, Margo diagnosed my problem and gave me execercises to do. I saw improvements in my speech after the first session! Her fun personality made the sessions enjoyable and I walked away with helpful excercises."
Aleya
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Margo L.
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"David was perfect, very patient and encouraging! He truly has the gift of being able to teach it shines through with out a doubt. According to my son he was a "funny teacher" the two were working together very hard and cracking jokes like old friends how can anyone top that. I have a feeling we gained not only a teacher but a great new friend!!!"
Thomas
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Carolyn German has been absolutely wonderful to work with. She's a great combination of friendly, yet professional, and brings many years of varied experience to her craft into the teaching experience. She's very easy to work with, I never felt self-conscious about any of what I consider to be my flaws, and she has truly helped me to develop more well-rounded characters, as well as some very much needed self-confidence."
Lynn Laughlin
Took Acting lessons from Carolyn G.
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"Not only is Kelsey proficient and very knowledgeable, she also has so much enthusiasm and an obvious love for teaching. She put me at ease right away and from the very beginning showed such excitement to be working with me. She comes prepared, takes the session very seriously, but also has fun with it so time flies by. I'm honored to be her student and pupil, and look forward to many more acting lessons, as she imparts her wealth of knowledge of Shakespeare and acting technique."
Ry
Took Shakespearean Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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