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Kent J.

3 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 1979
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kent J.

3 Reviews
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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.

Amy C.

20 Reviews
Weehawken, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Awarded Singer of the Year from Backstage Magazine
  • BA from SUNY at Purchase
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Amy C.

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About Amy

I have been a voice, acting, and teacher of creative arts for over 25 years. My background includes ten years of classical voice training with Maestro Julio Berrocal, as well as vocal training through the Feldenkrais approach with Marcy Lindhiemer. In acting, I have studied with renowned Stanislavs

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Alan L.
A very good first lesson. We went over breathing exercises and scales. Also had time for Amy to critique my speaking style through a portion of a speech I will be giving in a month. Time well-spent.

She briefly went over the next lesson plan and gave me a little homework to do as well.

I got a lot out of this lesson and I can see how this will help me accomplish my goal of being a better public speaker and having a more controlled and stronger voice.

Looking forward to future lessons.
Kenny T.
Patient. Gifted Teacher!
Winnie C.
Amy is absolutely incredible. She showed keen interest in my concerns and challenges. She listened and knew exactly what I needed to do to get to where I want to be. She makes it easy for me to understand and she is truly a great coach. I can’t wait to see her again.

Anna R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian, French, English, Polish
  • Acting from Stella Adler Studio
  • Teaching since 2016
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Anna R.

2 Reviews
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- Individual approach
- Recognizing the potential
- Recognizing your uniqueness and flaws
- Helping you not only improve your repertoire & skills but also self-confidence
- Helping you with how 'stop overacting' and be present
- Assistance with an in - depth exploration of classical & modern text
- An In - depth script analysis - Providing practise sheets
- Assitance with bulding a 'killer' reportoire
- Audition prep

About Anna

Hello! My name is Anna Rak is an independant entertainment professional with an extended experience in film, tv, theater and passion for coaching. Originally from Krakow (Poland), I currently reside in Los Angeles. In 2014 I moved to New York City where I studied at the prestigious Stella Ad

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Dustin
As Producer/Owner of Three Mile Films, I have worked with Anna since 2018. She's passionate about storytelling and has a very unique style of working with actors. She's highly creative and detail oriented. I often recommend her to my talent as a coach for my projects and those of my colleagues.
Ashley
Anna's feedback and insight were invaluable to me. She coached me on a new monologue that I have been struggling with and wow! I feel so much more open, grounded and confident. She is extremely personable. Terrific coach.

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Joseph M.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1991
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Joseph M.

16 Reviews
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Online Improv Acting Teacher

25+ yrs teaching experience

Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Adeline
We went with online piano lessons at the moment due to COVID, but I was nervous about the format as the lessons are for my five-year-old daughter, so I was concerned the additional technology would be an impediment. Dr. Merkel was wonderful. He was friendly and encouraging to my daughter, ensuring she knew she could ask any questions she might have at any point. He absolutely made the technology work for us, and my daughter learned more than I would have thought possible in 30 minutes. She is counting down to her next lesson!
Ashna S.
Very knowledgeable. My daughter enjoy learning from him.
Isabel Z.
So far, I have had only one lesson with Dr. M., the only singing lesson I've had in my entire 66 years of a lifetime. My only regret, is that I did not take them sooner. Dr M. is patient, an expert, and motivational. What more could you ask for when working with a teacher. He thinks he can make a singer out of me; I'll have to trust his judgement. It would be awesome, if he achieves our goal.
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Michael N.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Michael N.

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I've been in LA over 20 years. I graduated with a BA in Theater and Film from University of Southern California. I'm a member of SAG; having appeared across countless television series as co-star, guest-star, recurring, and series regular. I'm an award-winning actor and producer. I've had films at Sundance, Tribeca, Seattle Film Festival and many others. I starred in and produced CIRCLE, a film I sold to Netflix. Most recently, my series DARK/WEB premiered on Amazon Prime. We were also invited by San Diego Comic-Con to present an official panel to fans last summer. I have worked with most of the reputable acting coaches here in Los Angeles and have accumulated the styles and techniques I like best from each to synthesize my own approach. I am a graduate of the Groundlings School of Improv and Comedy.

About Michael

Hi there, everyone! I've lived in Los Angeles over twenty years now. Graduate of University of Southern California with a BA in Theater and Film. I've appeared in over 30 different film/tv productions including REVENGE, CSI:NY, THE PEOPLE VERSUS OJ SIMPSON, HART OF DIXIE. I'm also a 3 time Emmy-nom

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Amy K.
I've always wanted to explore acting, but I honestly didn't know where to start! I wasn't looking to start a career as an actor, I just wanted to learn the basics. I had absolutely no experience whatsoever but I reached out to Michael and asked if he could teach me 'acting 101'. My experience working with Michael was absolutely amazing... he walked me through the beginner's steps and worked alongside me so I would be comfortable. He was very patient and used layman's terms to explain things for me to understand. I know Michael is an established actor and has been for a long time so, his meeting me at my level was so helpful and appreciated. I feel.... from working with him, I am ready to take my acting to the next level and for the first time in my life, I actually entertain the thought of it being a career choice for me.

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Sabrina H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2018
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Sabrina H.

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Let me show you where the industry is at today! When it comes to being a performer what are your goals? Do you want to feel comfortable in your own voice, hone your acting skills, get ready for audition, or just perform for fun? Let’s figure it out together! I believe acting should be an exciting experience that should bring joy and a positivity into your life. I've been trained In commercial work, improv, specialize in audition preparation, monologue work session, and acting technique for stage and film. Lessons are customized for the needs/goals of every student! I’m so happy you’re here today looking to gain more knowledge about acting, and the industry! 
*Here is a little bit about myself. 
I’m a graduate of the American Music Dramatic Academy in New York City! I’ve been working and training with seasoned broadway, singers, actors, composers, dance instructors, and on camera work professional. Everything I have listed above is a small amount of what I have been studying with the ...

About Sabrina

Hi everyone I’m Sabrina! Considering everything going on right now In the world I figured this would be a great place to give some positivity back. :) I’m here to share my years of experience in my crafts! I love teaching and helping out anyone who needs advice, or just wants to learn about any top

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Average Cost of Improv Acting Lessons in Basking Ridge, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute improv acting lessons in Basking Ridge is $64. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $100 per hour.
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"LK was great. She took me through several exercises, then gave me homework to do for my next class. She made me feel very comfortable. The reason I was wanting to take classes in the first place is because I am always being told that people cannot hear me when I talk. Also I have always wanted to take acting classes. Please let me know if you think this is the best class to take if I try to pursue Theater Acting, or Film Acting in the future.
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Laura
Took Improv Acting lessons from LK F.
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"Jason is a wonderful coach. Robbie really liked him because she felt so comfortable with him and worked one on one with him. He is very flexible and helps her to prepare for audition. I highly recommend him."
Cherry
Took Improv Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"Heather M. is one of the best teachers I have ever had"
Cahli
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"I took this class to help me professionally with presentation. It was a lot of fun and a lot of brain training. Looking forward to my next session. Hunter is very sweet and professional. I really enjoy her easy going style."
Melissa
Took Improv Acting lessons from Hunter P.
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"Arlys is so talented and has so much experience, you can see this in her teaching. Probably one of the nicest people you will ever meet!"
Issabelle
Took Improv Acting lessons from Arlys A.
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"Heather was great! She is very encouraging and clearly knowledgeable about assessing a student's needs and skill level to help them improve. It was a pleasure learning from her!"
Jonathan
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Love the lessons! Heather is such a fun and helpful teacher. She makes it easy to jump right in and try improv. I have a great time going thru the exercises with her. Highly recommend."
Kate Walser
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"James was a wonderful instructor! Not only did he make my son feel confident about taking lessons he offered great advice and guidance about the acting industry. I would definitely recommend him to anyone seriously interested in improving their acting skills. My son is 12 years old."
Erin Virgili
Took Improv Acting lessons from James W.
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"Took the time to find more out about me as Sam individual so that she could meet me where I am. Very encouraging."
Michele
Took Improv Acting lessons from Amy C.
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"Only had a couple of sessions but great so far. Hunter is really fast and sessions are fun! Great to study with a coach that has actually done live improv. Just trying to get my skills up to go out and try it with a group."
Bruce C.
Took Improv Acting lessons from Hunter P.
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