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Catherine W.

2 Reviews
Englewood, NJ
Starting at $45
  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, English
  • Awarded National Finalist from Metropolitan Opera National Council Awards
  • Teaching since 1995
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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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Reena
Ms. Catherine has been wonderful for my daughter. She is patient and engaging with her and it is an honor to have her teach us.
Eunran
The class was awesome!!
Catherine gave my daughter good acting lessons and gave a positive energy and courage as well.
My daughter had fun and she is already looking forward to the next lesson.
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.
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Yiqing Z.

7 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Yiqing Z.

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A working actor graduated from Stella Adler Studio of Acting. I worked both on stage and on camera, in English and Mandarin, with award-winning directors and actors from China and Europe.

About Yiqing

Native mandarin speaker. Great with children. Experience in public speaking, debating, hosting and acting. I will have customized study plans for you, boost your confidence, and help you add personality to your words!

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thank you for an amazing lesson :)
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She is amazing.
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Sophie C.

1 Review
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, French
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded 1st place showcase from French open west coast swing
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Sophie C.

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No experience needed, Sophie will help reach your goals by sharing her knowledge and passion for partner dancing.
We ll work as a team and go to your own pace.
You will feel set up for success and ready to burn the dance floor ( or your kitchen floor in the meantime that social dancing starts again :-) !!)
Solo movement or with a partner If you have one at home !

About Sophie

After several years of intensive training & performing in acrobatic swing and social dancing in her home-country of France, Sophie wanted to bring her Standard and Latin dancing to a new level. Having always been a creative and curious dancer and interested in a wide array of styles, it was natural

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Ryan
Sophie is the absolute best teacher!!! She went at a pace that was perfect for us, she was punctual, and she knows how to teach dance! Can't wait for our next lesson.

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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Critics Circle Award Kathryn K from San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award
  • Acting, Voice, Songwriting, Musical Theatre, Music from College - Conservatory of Music University of Cincinnati (CCM)HB Studio NYC
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Kathryn K.

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Film and TV! Working with Actors for film and television is my specialty. I work with actors on an ongoing basis who are auditioning, are in preproduction or production, to make sure they are prepared and doing their best work. We will work to make sure you achieve the ability to understand what is needed to work as an actor in this medium. We work on auditions and self tapes and how to do them. The tools, knowledge and technique, however, is the same no matter what medium one wishes to act for.I coach all levels of actors. I want you to explore what it's like to experience the unbelievable amount of satisfaction you can have by allowing yourself to study acting. I teach from a method base and will work on monologues and audition materials, collaborating with you on what it is you need to understand how we go about doing this thing called acting. One thing you must know about me, I am really nice. I won't crush your dreams. I will, however, make sure you attain them. I can come to you

About Kathryn

Kathryn K I am happy to offer committed actors, executives, engineers and speakers private sessions to strengthen your performance and ignite your work. For actors I specialize in acting for film as a Method Acting Coach. I address technique for film, stage, set, self tape, audition technique,

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Kathryn has helped me build my skills and confidence in presenting and recording myself on video for corporate and sales facing content. No detail too small or not discussed... in a good way... from lighting, to microphone placement, to clothing, to make-up, to how to mentally prepare before hand, to the content and the delivery. This is the beginning of what I hope to be a long term journey to continuously hone my skills. She is down to earth, real, genuine, kind and funny. Money very well invested.
Jamie M.
Loved working with Kathryn this first lesson. She gave me some tools that I can use right away. She is delightful and fun to work with!
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Cherilyn B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • BFA from Brigham Young University
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Cherilyn B.

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Cherilyn has had 40+ years experience as a working actor-singer, performing leading and supporting roles Off-Broadway, in regional and local theatre, on national and international tours, TV, concerts, commercials, cabaret and voice-overs as well as internationally with the USO. She is a member of SAG-AFTRA and AEA. She has appeared with Hollywood and Broadway celebrities Joel Grey, Alexis Smith, Ron Perlman, Kelly Bishop, Randy Graff, John LaMotta, Janna Robbins, J.P. Dougherty, Merlin Olsen and Victoria Principal.

For four years, Cherilyn was a popular radio talk show producer and host, featuring an arts and entertainment show weekly. She is an experienced speechwriter, acting-speaking coach.

Cherilyn developed/produced the Backstage-rated BEST in NYC summer musical theatre program at Circle in the Square Theatre where she assembled a stellar advisory board of Broadway icons: musical director Peter Howard; Theatre Wing President Sean Hartley; composer-lyricist Stephen ...

About Cherilyn

WHY I'M DIFFERENT AND HOW MY STUDIO WORKS Welcome to my voice studio. I’m delighted to get to know you and look forward to connecting soon. After having performed leading roles off-Broadway in NYC, in national and international tours, regional and local theatre since 1970, I've recently retu

Kay

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Japanese 1 from St Petersburg State University
  • Teaching since 2006
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Kay

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Swing dance is a really fun an easy style of dance to accomplish! It can be danced to essentially every style of music. It is a Ballroom dance in the Rhythm category. With me you will learn swing steps, turns, and stylistic qualities to really make you stand out on the dance floor! Fun for all ages, I teach east and west coast swing.

About Kay

I am a DVIDA certified Ballroom Dance Instructor and Co- Owner of Nova Star Dance Company LLC in Las Vegas, NV. I have been dancing since about 6 years old and have a background in Hip Hop, Contemporary, Jazz, Ballroom and Latin styles of dance teaching all listed. I've had the opportunity to per

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Janna
Just wanted to update my review as I've continued working with Kay. She's wonderful! I've been super impressed with her ability to teach to adult beginners. She is very knowledgeable and I have a lot of trust in how she safely guides me through lessons. Additionally, she is excellent at communicating and teaching the nuances of each move and combination. I'm learning so much and having a blast. I would absolutely recommend Kay to my friends and family!
Janna
Kay made me feel very comfortable and I really enjoyed my first class. She's a great instructor; I'm really looking forward to my future lessons.
Trina
My 7 year old boy did online hip hop lessons with Miss Kay, she was WONDERFUL! She was kind and encouraging and my son grew in confidence and his love of dance from her encouragement and instruction. He looked forward to these classes all week, he screamed, "that was soo much fun!" frequently when we signed off. She even educated him on the four styles of hip hop and now he is eager to learn a little bit of each of them. Couldn't recommend Kay more highly. Such an all around kind and genuine person and positive influence in my son's life each week. Grateful for her.

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"Really a great teacher. Alot of fun and was extremely patient."
Adrian
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Kristen is an amazing teacher! She has such a wonderful way of inspiring a hard work ethic. She corrects with kindness when needed, and maintains a delightfully positive attitude throughout the lesson. Coming back to ballet in adulthood, as a former professional dancer— I had a lot of anxiety and trepidation about returning. Kristen has been incredibly supportive, understanding, enthusiastic, and compassionate; she guides with joy, intelligence and empathy, in a highly articulate and informative manner. I recommend her to anyone and everyone; take her class, you’ll be thrilled, I promise."
Hayley
Took Ballet lessons from Kristen J.
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"Very personable. I think he got me in a second. Great work!"
Elisabetta
Took Acting lessons from Stephen H.
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"My 11yr old son had his first lesson with David last night. David was wonderful! My son was extremely nervous but said David did a great job of making him feel comfortable and explaining things to him so he could understand. My son was so so excited after his lesson and wanted to know when his next lesson would be! We are very happy with our decision to take lessons with David!"
Tyler
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Yvette is a wonderful instructor who takes time to work with your individual needs to set you up for success. She is incredibly friendly, knowledgeable, and personable. I’ve worked with her before and will continue in the future."
Dejuan
Took Acting lessons from Yvette R.
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"Rachel is an excellent teacher and an AMAZING dancer. She's very lively, sociable and friendly and never makes you feel embarrassed to ask questions."
Dean
Took Salsa Dancing lessons from Rachel C.
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"Dave is phenomenal, during lesson planning he was able to do what no ones been able to do for me—"
Tam
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from David T.
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"Jennifer has identified several ways that I use my voice inefficiently (my description - she is much kinder in her choice of words). My homework is concrete and substantive enough so that I can experience a different way of speaking. One example is what to do with my tongue when I say specific words. I think this could make a real difference for me."
Margaret M
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Jennifer J.
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"David is far beyond exceeding my expectations! He’s been patient and thorough even knowing my lack of experience. He’s made me feel welcome every class so far and I look forward to future ones!"
Denis
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Very knowledgeable and helpful for my 12-year-old daughter, and she makes learning fun!"
Audrey
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Alexandra R.
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