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Topher M.

New York, NY
Starting at $42
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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Topher M.

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Character acting is, at least in my eyes, the greatest thrill of the performing arts. Being able to embody the complexities of a person or thing that seems completely different from that of yourself is the ultimate mark of a master of the craft of acting. Join me as we explore the various ranges of the human heart and mind. Create a skill set that will make you a director’s favorite actor. Learn techniques that will not only give you range, but keep you healthy and effective in whatever role you may portray.

I like to teach first from an analytical approach, but then evolve into a point where you can learn to feel in the moment as a character requires. Using proven techniques learned over the 17 years I’ve spent in the business we will prepare you to be able to handle a variety of different roles through technique practices and emotional exercises. Look no further, your path to excellence in character acting starts here!

About Topher

Originally from North Carolina, I moved to NYC in 2011 to pursue a career in the arts. I was trained by Broadway actor Hal Davis and several local (but brilliant) directors and performers from the North Carolina area. I have worked in every department of the theatre and several departments in the

Amy C.

24 Reviews
Weehawken, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Singer of the Year from Backstage Magazine
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Amy C.

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Acting for film requires finding simple powerful ways to transmit the emotions and inner world of the character. I work with the student to keep their work simple, yet powerful.

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:)

Nicholas R.

6 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Englsih
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Television,Film, Theatre Theory from Bristol University
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Nicholas R.

6 Reviews
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Hello,

My name is Nichoals Richardson and I am a working professinal actor from England with a passion for teaching, wich I have cultivated over the years. My approach is friendly and detailed and based on my experiecne in the industry and what works today. Part of our work together will be focussing on improving your skills tehcniquly, as well as building your confidence and exploring potential. I bleive acting training can be extremly improtant whether your goals are to become a proffesional acotor or build communication skills, public speaking, or general confidence.

I have a BA in Televison, Film and Theater theory from Bristol Univeristy in England, and an MA in Acting from The Guidlhall School of Music and Drama (alumni includes Daniel Craig, Orlando Bloom, Lilly James) which is a classical training.

I have worked preofessionaly in television, film and theater (with networks such as Hulu, Fox Searlight and Comedy central TV) and have an extensive background in ...

About Nicholas

Hello, My name is Nicholas Richardson and I am a working professional actor from England with a passion for teaching, which I have cultivated over the years. My approach is friendly and detailed and based on my experience in the industry and with what works today. Part of our work together wi

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Natalie
Nicholas teaches from the heart with clarity and expert knowledge. After working with him I felt so prepared and confident. Would highly recommend!
Steve
Nick is an excellent teacher. He has already improved my creativity and communication skills so much in the few sessions I've had with him. I've been able to step outside of my comfort zone and am a better actor for it. Thank you Nick for such encouraging words and your kind spirit. I can't wait to work together again very soon.
Stella
Nicholas is fantastic! He is encouraging and knows exactly where to push to get that bit extra out of you.

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Missy D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BFA in Acting from Hofstra University
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Missy D.

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Missy has taught, coached, and directed artists of all ages and experience levels, from children as young as toddlers to professional actors. Missy works as a reader for a top casting office in the city, and has extensive experience teaching online.

Missy holds a BFA in acting from Hofstra University, and continues to study with the best teachers in NYC. She is a proud member of Actors' Equity Association and NYWITF.

As an actor, Missy has had starring roles in national tours, award winning regional theaters, as well as TV and film.

Missy is not only your coach, but also your cheerleader. She believes in nurturing you as both an artist and person.

About Missy

I am a NY based singer, actor, teaching artist, and dog-mom. Contrary to popular belief, I'm not from the Midwest, but a native Long Islander. I holds a BFA from Hofstra University where I performed opposite Oscar nominee Talia Shire, and Golden Globe nominee Susan Sullivan. I left school after

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AllyJo F.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2013
  • Music & Theatre from San Diego Mesa College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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AllyJo F.

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I can help you connect with the actor you know you are. Get past your anxiety, learn to connect fully, cold read with confidence, monologue selection that fits you, reacting, staying in the moment, blocking and looking authentic. Message me and let me know how I can help. Everything is personalized.

About AllyJo

Singer/Songwriter, Actress and Creator. I specialize in vocal technique and freeing the voice. I help people unlock their talent and discover what they can do! I can teach you how to sing with ease and strength; no more struggling to get your voice out. As an Actress and songwriter I am an expect i

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Grant
AllyJo is an awesome instructor. She makes things comfortable, and is very good at explaining the "why" as well as the "how". I look forward to more lessons.
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Joseph M.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $80
  • Speaks spanish, Spanish
  • MFA from University of Delaware
  • Teaches students 8 and up
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Joseph M.

10 Reviews
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Master of Camera movement, and acting choices based of single camera, or multi camera drama or comedy

About joseph

Hello, I have taught as a guest teacher at niversities all over the United States. I am working actor in T.V. and film. I am a master teacher of stage, camera, and auditioning. I'm more then confident I can assist in any area, whether you are just getting into acting, auditioning for conservat

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Rachel H.
Thank you Joe, for having such a HUGE role in my 7 year old daughter's winning 1st place for her two person scene 2 years in a row and for adding 1st place for her commercial and for her placing for best monologue to the list of successes. I see your instruction all over her phenomenal job and it is no wonder the casting director that judged her 2 person scene immediately impromptu auditioned her for a lead role in a movie! YOU ROCK JOE! You take acting and your instruction so seriously! AMAZED and THANKFUL that you're her coach!!
Mike R.
joseph was a great teacher for the short time we had him. my son learned a great deal from him. we love to have back if his schedule allows it.
Jay G.
Joseph has been an awesome teacher. Well done!

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Average Cost of Film Acting Lessons in Scotch Plains, NJ

The average cost of 60-minute film acting lessons in Scotch Plains is $75. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $134 per hour.
30 min
$39 average
45 min
$54 average
60 min
$75 average

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"James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you."
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Took Film Acting lessons from James W.
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"It went well for my first acting class. I never had experience with this area before. Kelsey is nice and tries to make you feel comfortable . She is very knowledgeable"
iris
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Kelsey is great! Engaging and fun!"
Ella
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"My son is very difficult to work with. He had never seen any reason to memorize a monologue word for word. Jason had a very difficult job ahead of him, getting my son ready for his auditions for college. Through working with Jason,my son realized the value of memorization, and practicing his monologue enough times to get it down. He is attending AMDA now, and he could have picked from three colleges that he auditioned for.

Jason kept his cool and worked well through all the little shows of emotion and pique that my son put on. Jason really came through for us and we will be using his services again for our daughter. Not only does Jason know his stuff, but he knows how to work with and handle teens."
lara
Took Film Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"She gets right down to it and tailors her lessons to your exact level and needs. She guides you to where you want to be. Just trust in Ollie! :)"
Paige
Took Film Acting lessons from Dr. Ollie L. J.
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"Its good working with Kelsey. I look forward to our lessons together."
Joe
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"The sweetest. She makes you feel so comfortable. This was my first time acting and she totally squashed all of my nerves the minute it started!"
Morgan
Took Film Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Was very nice and patient with me, can't wait for next lesson!"
Keith
Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Carissa is great! She is kind, helpful and helps you think in ways that improve your acting and make you understand your character."
Hannah
Took Film Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"she was fun and she let try she also gave great advice"
Charles and Rebecca
Took Film Acting lessons from Ali R.
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