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Elizabeth H.

8 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 10 and up
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Elizabeth H.

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Having been on stage for countless productions of all varieties (operas, musicals, straight plays) I know that acting ability can never be over-emphasized. It can be the pivotal difference between an alright performance and a fantastic performance! Let's get you a monologue and work on your acting chops!

About Elizabeth

Hi, there! My name is Elizabeth and I can't wait to meet you! I've been teaching private lessons since 2012 and have loved helping my students get into esteemed education programs, succeed in competitions, ace auditions, and gain a sense of mastery over their voices. I went to Carthage College and

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Shannan
I’ve been taking lessons from Elizabeth for a few months now - I had done voice lessons growing up and am now starting to get back into singing. She has been very helpful, and I really feel like I’ve been improving quickly! She’s very knowledgeable about vocal technique and has been great about helping me strengthen my weak spots and break bad habits.
Judit
Elizabeth is a very nice and competent vocal trainer. She always encourages me to try new exercises that help me a lot to improve my singing skills. I also feel very comfortable taking classes with her, and I think that one of the basic things for me when it comes to learn how to sing, a nice atmosphere is necessary to grow faster. She is also helping me with my English pronunciation. I would definitely recommend her.
Nadine Z.
Elizabeth is an amazing tutor. She is very friendly and funny and makes you feel comfortable doing all kinds of exercise. She collaborated with me on what I wanted/needed to work on most. She helped me improve singing a song that I chose through many elaborated techniques. I learned a lot even though I only took two lessons (because I left the country after that).
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Joshua F.

1 Review
Fort Lee, NJ
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Mandarin, Spanish
  • Teaching since 2015
  • BS, BA from Rutgers University
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Joshua F.

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I've served as an artist's model for a long time. Hold your pose and excel.

About Joshua

Hello, my name is Joshua F. I have years of experience in teaching children, in music and many other subjects---including work with special needs children. I have been in professional bands, composed electronic music for video games and YouTube videos, and written and contributed to textbooks on m

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Owen
Joshua was great for my 10 year old son. He enjoyed playing!
mikhail
Really great teacher who has a great connection to kids
Layana
Josh was so sweet and patient! It was a bit of a tricky time having online classes with the kids, but he made it fun for them to stay engaged!

I learned a lot from my first class already, looking forward to the next one πŸ‘ŒπŸ½
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Catherine W.

2 Reviews
Englewood, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, English
  • Bachelor of Music, Vocal Performance from Boston University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Catherine W.

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Having appeared in plays, musicals, and even operas, Catherine teaches an easy approach to acting and stage performance, based on energy and physicality.

About Catherine

Catherine has been teaching private lessons since 1995 and is currently available to teach lessons at your home, at her studio, and online. Catherine has helped students to develop their voices, audition successfully, and perform with confidence on stage and screen. Catherine received her educ

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Bonnie
I was looking for a vibrant, fun piano teacher for my kids as they were not motivated by strict teachers who also taught them boring songs they could not relate to. What a gift of a teacher we found in Catherine. Not only is she warm, kind, caring with an easy rapport for kids and adults alike but she is also an excellent piano and voice instructor. This talented lady is a professional singer too who is well versed in Broadway show tunes and opera too. She also instill her students with a sense of musical rhythm and is holistic in her approach to kids who might need a little physical warm up before class in order to attend better. Catherine’s voice is magnificent and we were fortunate enough to attend a show where she played the lead for The Taming of the Shrew.
She is a professional voice and classical opera teacher too and this complements her piano instruction .. A perk is she can travel to your home or does lesions in her own home . In addition
is a passionate, excellent voice teacher for anyone who is looking to hone their vocal skills and talents. I wholeheartedly recommend Catherine - her lessons are more than just teaching - she is a true mentor and educator in every sense of the word.
Aphrodite
Extremely caring and knowledgeable. My grandchildren loved her while we were taking lessons. We only stopped because they live too far away. I highly recommend Catherine!!

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Sophie P.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 10 to 22
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Sophie P.

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Preparing for an audition? Taking on a challenging role? I can help! Having just graduated from Emerson College's BFA Theatre and Performance program, I can help you build your acting skills that will allow you to perform with confidence and poise. My lessons are fun and tailored to what you want to work on, be that diction, breath, or honesty. Break legs!

About Sophie

I recently graduated from Emerson College's BFA Theatre and Performance program, where I took classes in Shakespeare, improv, monologues, and more. I have acted in both regional and Emerson College productions and am proud to say I finished my senior year with a lead role in a new play with Emerson

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Dan H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Dan H.

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My focus is always on you and your goals. Got big dreams? I am here to help. We will always go at an appropriate pace for you and, if you like, I'll send you away with homework to help expedite your learning.

My wife and I are competitive Country Dancers and have been for over a decade. I am a 6-Time World Champion and love to share the passion I feel for Country Dance. The dances I specialize in are: Texas Two-Step, Night Club Two-Step, Triple Two-Step, Waltz, Cha-Cha, Polka, East Coast Swing and West Coast Swing.

About Dan

My name is Dan and I love to dance. I am a 6 Time World Champion in Country Dance and love to share what I love about dance. Helping others progress along their dance journey is something I just love to do. I am a native of Northern California, but have lived in Utah for over 20 years. While in c

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Susan D.
It was a lot of fun. I learned a lot even in the first lesson.
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Helen B.

16 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Speaks English, Italian, French, Italian, Russian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Science in Art and Music from Case Western Reserve University
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Helen B.

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Helping actors learn how to bring a character in a play to life in a way that is convincing and believable is at the heart of what I teach. As the founder and director of The Academie des Beaux-Arts, a performing arts school, and The Actors Alliance Theatre, a professional theatre company, I have had the opportunity to work with actors of all ages and all skill levels helping them learn how to be more natural on stage. When you go deep into your own experience to powerfully portray a character a connection is made with the audience that makes a performance memorable. You cannot imitate other actors, no matter how great they may be, You have to find your own voice and make your own choices that help you build a character that is real. The real art for any actors is always the ability to be different. Good directors know how to help actors explore their choices for the roles that they create. If you are currently preparing for an audition, I will help you explore different ways of ...

About Helen

If you like to sing and want to learn how to be a better singer, you don't have to have any previous experience or training. I specialize in teaching beginning singers of any age how to sing using the classic technique that is the foundation for singing any genre or style of music from Bach to Broa

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Dominic S.
She is like a third grandmother to me!!!!!
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Marilyn S.
Very patient and well educated on this subject.

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"Evelyn is a wonderful instructor! She is insightful with many years experience under her belt and she is passionate about acting. It’s great to have her support as I go into acting for opera at the collegiate level. I enjoy working with her and I highly recommend her!"
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Took Acting lessons from Evelyn D.
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"She is amazing! My 12 year old daughters feels her enthusiastic chemistry and this makes her want to work hard in learning her steps, she's all week looking forward for her class and very exited to learn ! 🌟She's loving it !"
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"Patricia was an absolute lifesaver! I have never felt comfortable with my dancing and my wedding was approaching. I only had two weeks because I always wait until the last minute. Patricia had me dancing comfortably and confidently after just one lesson. I just wanted to be able to keep a beat, learn a few basic moves, and she completely exceeded my expectations. Not a lot of instructors teach basic dancing and focus on choreographed moves which is not what I was looking for. Thank you, Patricia for your time, patience and for the gift of dancing!"
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Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Patricia A.
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"Where do I even begin? I really cannot recommend Nicholas enough whether you’re somewhat of a professional or just starting out. I’ve always wanted to take Improv classes in a safe and exciting environment. Nicholas is a really talented, thoughtful instructor, and he not only makes you feel extremely comfortable with yourself but he pulls you own of your comfort zone at the same time to challenge yourself. I am so thrilled I started classes. I’ve learnt so many lessons that I can even apply to my daily life. I feel more confident. I’ve learnt to trust my own instincts more. I look forward to working with Nicholas always. It’s always such a great experience that the rest of the day just falls away every single time we have a lesson. It’s amazing to see the difference from when I started out. I highly recommend this instructor!"
Jamie
Took Improv Acting lessons from Nicholas R.
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"My 10-year old son loved his first session with Vanessa...He is looking forward to the next lesson already!"
Ayaan
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vanessa G.
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"We have been seeing Chau now for about 2 months and I can honestly say she is phenomenal. We can to help with my wife's pronunciation and Chau has done so much more. Chau has helped with diaphragmatic breathing, confidence, pronunciation, speaking coach and many more. Her teaching have really been life changing for us. We are truly blessed to have found her."
Jan
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Chau K.
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"Kelsey is an excellent instructor whose passion and care for my daughter was evident from her very first lesson. My daughter is extremely shy and Kelsey was able to connect with her and get her to open up. She is getting more and more comfortable with Kelsey with each lesson and I am already seeing the personal growth in her. I am very impressed with Kelsey and highly recommend her."
Beth
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Heather M. is one of the best teachers I have ever had"
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Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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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."
Betts
Took Flamenco lessons from Sol K.
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