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Kent J.

4 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Awarded Golden Eagle Award from CINE (Performed the title role in "Jack and the Dentist's Daughter")
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drama) from Howard University
  • Teaching since 1979
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Kent J.

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My lessons will be a fun, focused exploration of your creative impulses - designed to enhance the range of disciplines related to: stage presence, vocal articulation & projection, character choices & portrayal. In addition; students with more corporate/lifestyle interests will improve their oral presentation skills and confidence, along with gaining useful storytelling techniques that can be applied to their sales and marketing procedures (or to daily communication needs).

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.

Gabriel W.

47 Reviews
Weehawken, NJ
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2006
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Gabriel W.

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Acting with ease is mostly about really being relaxed and at peace while fulfilling a role. The best acting comes from having passion and confidence in the choices that you have made while you have prepared. The greatest obstacle? The inner critic, the inner skeptic, the inner dragon that works hard to put on the breaks and make us question ourselves and whether it is safe or not to let go. My job is to help you feel safe enough to be able to trust your creative instincts and your natural impulses. I'm more of a kind, compassionate, understanding and forgiving coach who nurtures the talent that is already in there. We all know you've got it -- who are we kidding?

About Gabriel

Gabriel is a fiery and passionate vocal instructor proficient in the fields of acting, singing and vocal development. A professional singer, actor and teacher with a BFA in Theater Arts. Gabriel doesn't just possess a formal college education, but more importantly a real world education based o

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David
Gabriel is an excellent instructor. He is knowledgable, experienced, thoughtful, patient and engaging. I highly recommend Gabriel to anyone considering a class of his on Taking Lessons. Thanks Gabriel!
Hunter
Gabriel has been my vocal teacher for over a year now. He is great to work with. He is also very kind, patient, and caring.
Karen L.
Gabriel is an excellent teacher. I thought he immediately had insight into how to help improve my singing voice with varies exercises. He acted most professionally. I think I really benefited in only my very first lesson with him.

Amy C.

24 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaching since 1987
  • BA from SUNY at Purchase
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Amy C.

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I am a professional actress/ singer/ songwriter and directer. I employ my many years of experience as a performing artist, to help my students develop what is unique and compelling with in them. I believe that everyone has something of value to express. The key is finding creative ways to unleash it.

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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Sarah K.
Wow! Amy is incredible! I felt super comfortable around her and feel I can learn so much from her. We started off finding a monologue for me to read. I read it and now plan on reading the entire script so we can continue to working on it together... I can’t wait for my next lesson!
Grace N.
Coach Amy REALLY gets it. She will put you at ease, and if you put in the work you will advance quickly. Totally worth her rates, I can't say enough about the quality training she has provided me.
Timothy B.
Very kind and knowledgeable:)

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Zach S.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks French
  • Teaches students 5 to 80
  • Awarded Book of the year from Independent Publishers Award
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Zach S.

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Vocal projection and speech. Memory skills and audition technique. Get ready for some fun!!!

About Zach

Zach has been working in the Industry for over 20 years. He has studied various performing arts techniques including VPS and Alexander Technique. Trained in Dance and movement. Mime and Clowning. Zach is a true Jack of all trades. Performing lead roles in shows like "Ragtime and Beauty and the Beas

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Bryan
Zach was of great help to me during a production of Beauty and the Beast. While I have had lots of experience on stage, my part of Belle’s father Was the first that required me to sing as part of a Duet. I struggled to ‘find my voice’ until tech week (getting nervous) was under way. With Zach’s help I managed to turn in not only a competent performance but one which I received praise for! (Not just from my family)
I think Zach provided exactly what I needed to pull it off!
Shannon
Zach has spent decades honing his craft with continuous, disciplined practice, many kinds of performing and constantly pushing outside his comfort zone. His critique has always been kind and constructive and he has always encouraged me to try new songs, perform in new venues and push myself to be my best
Pamela Waters
I met Mr. Schwartz through a family member and have thoroughly enjoyed my singing lessons with him. I have improved with his genuine and patient guidance. He adapts his teaching style and curriculum to different audiences with ease and professionalism. He makes goals reachable with hard work and keeps students challenged. I highly recommend utilizing Mr. Schwartz for improving your singing skills and desires. A fabulous teacher!!!!!
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Robert E.

11 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Un petit peu Français.
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 1982
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Robert E.

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I have taught and directed for 30 years in NY and DC. From lesson 1, students engage with a dynamic approach to acting through Meisner-based improv. During the 1st 12 weeks, we go from basic truthful acting to dynamic scene work, followed by 12 weeks of in-depth scene study, then extensive character training and in-depth film and audition technique. My students are successful in film, theater, commercials and TV in DC, NY and LA.

About Robert

I have taught acting for over 30 years based in the Meisner Technique, and I write and direct my own plays and films. I have years of experience as an actor, jazz saxophone player, singer and poet, as well as a philosophy degree, which I bring to my understanding of acting. I use this rich backgro

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Isabella D.
Very knowledgeable & kind. Set good groundwork for my daughter. She really enjoyed it and talked about it all through dinner.
KiKi
Helpful right out of the gate! What a fabulous experience! A true pro and I’m already looking forward to our next session. Excellent!!!
Michael
Robert is super easy to talk to and he has great ideas. He leads with passion, curiosity and understanding and opened new worlds to me. Although I was a terrible student, Robert made me realize how much potential I have and now I'm exploring many new things on my own. I'm very tankful!

Stephanie R.

Teaches Online
Starting at $167
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2004
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Stephanie R.

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Tony Nominated Broadway Producer Stephanie Rosenberg has been teaching acting for years both in class rooms and private settings to a variety of ages and level of actors.

A graduate of Samford Meisner's Neighborhood Playhouse School of Theater, a BFA in Acting from Adelphi University, and a working knowledge of what it takes to make it in the market today, Stephanie is passionate about supporting her students to meet their artistic goals.

Whether you are looking for a good basic technique on which to build your career, or how to nail your next audition, Stephanie will support you in an approach you can count on again and again.

Stephanie has also supported students in creating a game plan in approaching their career development.

Stephanie utilizes techniques by Meisner, Stanislvaski, and other great masters to support her students to reach their goals, all while coming from a compassionate point of view. Her technique will teaches her students how to be self empowered in ...

About Stephanie

Hi, I'm Tony Nominated Broadway Producer Stephanie R., and I believe you deserve to have your dream. Whether you are starting out as a child actor or a professional here in NYC, you deserve to make it happen. I look at my job as being a support system to give you the tools to help you get there

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Jersey City, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Jersey City is $82. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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45 min
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"My daughter had a wonderful experience working with Liza. At 10 years old, with no prior acting experience, Liza helped her prepare for a monologue for a school audition. She was patient and fun and exposed her to a variety of great monologue options. Liza has a really sweet way of making kids feel special and proud and I would highly recommend her as an acting/singing coach!"
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Took Acting lessons from Liza M.
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"She's GREAT! I've learned so much from her. She help me get back out there and study my craft. Thank you"
Maleka
Took Acting lessons from Deloris A.
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"I was a former student of Gina's from 2017-2019 in a university setting. I owe a lot of my own personal successes to Prof. Gina. Here classes were always the most informative, fun, and provided the most up-to-date information about the industry and its practices. She combines practical tools for working in Hollywood along with great acting technique and moral ethics. She was and still remains invested in me and my career, and I have her to thank for her knowledge and knowhow for the success I have now as a SAG-AFTRA actor working in this industry. I cannot recommend her further her time and teaching worth every penny!"
Mary
Took Acting lessons from Gina F.
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"She is a great teacher and is very positive. She has a great style of teaching and makes everything you do a lot of fun!"
Elise
Took Acting lessons from Katelyn J.
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"Ms. Jeneal is a very patient and knowledgeable instructor. She helps you understand the theories behind acting and incorporates helpful exercises to nurture cobfidence, better diction, and imagination."
Celeste
Took Acting lessons from Jeneal J.
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"Very friendly personality. Great energy."
Olivia
Took Acting lessons from Ellysa R.
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"She is an amazing teacher. Dax really helps you understand you character and scrip."
Heart
Took Acting lessons from Dax A.
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"David is generous and knowledgeable teacher."
Rebecca
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Vandi was patient with our teenaged daughter who needed help for a school play audition. Our daughter got the female lead and we don't think she would have without the confidence and skills provided by Vandi. We are signing up for more lessons now that has the part!"
Jennie
Took Acting lessons from Vandi E.
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"Incredibly helpful. Had an answer for every question. She is supremely qualified and it shows. Left with a better understanding of myself as an actor and what I need to be doing to succeed. Thanks Alex!"
Jackson
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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