Theater Acting Lessons in Annandale on Hudson. Amazing Teachers.

Flexible & affordable theater acting lessons. In person or online.

“Today is my opportunity to practice theater acting.”

Popular Theater Acting Teachers in Annandale on Hudson, NY

Shauna K.

27 Reviews
Bearsville, NY
Starting at $45
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • BFA in acting from Carnegie-Mellon University and College at Purchase SUNY
  • Teaching since 1993
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Shauna K.

27 Reviews
Book Now
Private Theater Acting Teacher

You'll learn how to stop your nerves and work with your nerves so they serve you and not strangle your talent. You'll learn how to connect and open up your emotional life, trust your instincts and gain confidence in performance.

Having coached actors for many years, technique and performance are two of my specialities. You'll learn Method Exercises such as emotional memory and sense memory and the basics of Stanislavski's Method enabling you to bring life to any script. You will learn how to let go of non-productive habits that impede your creative process and how to increase use your vocal and physical expressiveness. You will learn exercises and insights that will increase your ACTOR TOOLBOX so you are equipped to face rehearsals and performances.

I teach many styles of acting and have been teaching acting for over 25 years. I am the artistic director of Voice Theatre and have directed over 40 productions on 4 continents. Check out some of the videos!

In America I have ...

About Shauna

Shauna is a professional director, acting and voice teacher and artistic director of Voice Theatre. She has taught voice and acting in many universities in the UK and US. She has directed over forty plays in eight countries from Aberbeen, Scotland to San Antonio, Texas to London, England to Paris,

Recent Reviews
Catherine
Shauna is great, and I am grateful to have found her. My goal is to find my authentic voice, and her methods and expertise are perfectly suited to this purpose. She helps me understand how sound is made and moves through my body, where it is blocked and how to use it to truly express myself. I have greater awareness of my body, and of how sound connects me to my deepest self. I love my lessons and leave refreshed and energized!
Karina
Literally, I couldn’t ask for a better Broadway singing and acting coach! Honestly, she's been so patient with me since I am pretty new to this industry. She has been nothing but supportive and I really can’t thank her enough for that. With Shauna by my side, I feel like I'm getting closer to my dream! Her classes are always fun as she has a great sense of humor plus all the knowledge and on top of that, experience in the industry insight. In the tough times of coronavirus, Shauna suggested Facetime lessons that are actually very convenient and beneficial. Think about it, staying home, not spending time on commute and keeping yourself and others healthy. Thank you, Shauna. Really grateful for meeting you! Best regards, Karina
Mike
After one lesson I can already tell Shauna is an amazing teacher!. She really makes you feel comfortable and I'm confident I'll improve dramatically thanks to her. Also, she's super nice which is always a bonus!

Adriel B.

1 Review
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • Awarded Finalist from SERNATS
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Adriel B.

1 Review
Book Now
Private Theater Acting Teacher

Heavy work on Stage Presence and commanding the stage, Diction, and Natural Projection. Monologue work and assistance with current work also available. Learn how to become a character using various methods.

About Adriel

Dominican Tenor Adriel is a student at Georgia Southern University where he is working on a Bachelor of Music Performance with Emphasis in the Voice. Adriel is a member of GSU’s premier ensemble Southern Chorale, and is part of Georgia Southern Opera, some of his previous roles include: Sir Thomas

Recent Reviews
Phillip
He was very dedicated and meticulous! helped me find a better sound by talking about space and resonance. He was great at keeping it fun and exciting to learn! I would recommend!
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite

Chrissy S.

48 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Dutch, French
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students 5 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile
Student Favorite

Chrissy S.

48 Reviews
Book Now
Private Theater Acting Teacher

This one's only for adults!!! 21 and up! I'll show you how to develop a character or read a scene with another scene partner and I'll make the training fun! I'll help you choose good monologues and show you how to "cold read" a dialogue at an audition. Based on my education at Columbia I have lots of techniques to offer! If you want to you can bring a scene partner, otherwise I'll read the scenes with you.

About Chrissy

Originally born in Germany, Chrissy developed a passion for music, language and teaching early on. Right out of High School she helped her mother, who was an educator at that time, write and stage-manage a children's Musical which found great response from the audience. During her Music studies in

Recent Reviews
Erin
We adore Chrissy. She is a delight to be around, is very welcoming, patient, and encouraging. Her talent is very apparent and she extends that to her students with each lesson. My daughter has displayed noticeable improvement each week and looks forward to seeing Chrissy and practicing. Incorporating students' personal music likes is also very motivating- starting with scales and basic lessons and ending with a personal challenge has been very motivating to my daughter. I cannot recommend Chrissy enough. She is a great teacher!
Gokul R.
Chrissy has been a fantastic teacher for me .She is patient, understanding, competent and above all a wonderful human being. I highly recommend people to try her classes.
Tyler J.
She is wonderful. She listens to suggestions and is very caring that it is not too much for my 7 year old!!!!! Love her!!! Very professional!!!

Meet Online Theater Acting Teachers Serving Annandale on Hudson, NY

Profile-background-check Background Check

Carly D.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 13 and up
  • Teaching since 2019
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check

Carly D.

Book Now
Online Theater Acting Teacher

Hello! My name is Carly, and I think I'd be an amazing acting coach for you. Professionally, my main focus is Acting; therefore, I've been trained quite a bit. I obtained my Bachelor's Degree in Theatre with a focus in Acting. I've performed in dramas, sketch comedies, stand-up, improvisation, and in quite a variety of different film projects. I also work as a Director. I've trained at Yale University for Directing, and I've directed for film and stage projects, spoken-word projects, drama, and comedy shows. I think that my experience in directing and acting will make me a great acting coach for you! I know how to view a performance objectively and then my acting experience allows me to know what you could work on and what you're excelling in!
In my professional life, I focus on new works. So, my whole philosophy is creating something new and exciting, so I won't try and fit you into a mold of whatever a "good actor" is, but I'll focus on helping you be the best version of yourself ...

About Carly

Hi! My name is Carly. I'm a working actress and director! I focus in new works, so I'm a very motivated person who knows how to get a job done. My favorite place to be is in the middle of a project doing the hard work. I recently obtained my Bachelor degree in Acting, and I am moving soon to attend

Profile-background-check Background Check
Profile-student-favorite Student Favorite

David T.

98 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks english
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 10 to 70
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-studio Teacher's Studio
Quick View
See Profile
Background Check
Student Favorite

David T.

98 Reviews
Book Now
Online Theater Acting Teacher

Emmy Award Winner David T. has over 33 years of acting experience in Film, TV and Stage. He is best known World-wide for his role on “The Young and the Restless” where he received 3 Emmy nominations and won his first Emmy for Outstanding Younger Actor in a Drama Series for his role as Billy Abbott. He has the experience and training to coach actors who are either beginning their journey with acting or are well experienced actors who are looking to bring more color and light to their work. so they will stand out in front of the casting director & make their tape unique from the rest. Acting is my passion, and I love to share that passion with others so they may reach their dreams of becoming a working actor.

About David

Film credits include Swing Kids with Christian Bail & Robert Shawn Lenard; Pleasantville with Reese Witherspoon & Toby McGuire, Stay Tuned with John Ritter along with Plain Cloths, Stepfather III, Walking Thunder, Roomates, and The Hazing to name a few. Television series roles include “Sessions,”

Recent Reviews
Yehuda E.
David Tom is a very forthcoming teacher and a pleasure to learn from. He is very clear, descriptive and concise. He has alot of patience and conveys great clarity. He is an excellent choice for a teacher!
Jennifer H.
He is clearly knowledgeable and dedicated! No at all intimidating. I am just excited to have something fun in my life.
Merak F.
My son Merak just had his first class with David. At first we had to reschedule due to technical difficulties and David was extremely easy to work with when accommodating a new time. Today during the class David was professional and very knowledgeable. So far he is well worth the investment and I look forward to having him teach my son more.

Cody H.

Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Masters of Fine Arts in Directing from University of Washington School of Drama
  • Teaches students 8 and up
Teaching Locations:
Profile-location-online Online
Profile-location-home Student's Home
Quick View
See Profile

Cody H.

Book Now
Online Theater Acting Teacher

I have directed theater and taught acting for ten years, including teaching appointments at the University of Washington in Seattle, and at Barnard College (of Columbia University) as an adjunct lecturer. I have taught students of all ages from middle school students through adults.

I will help you as you dive into your monologue or scene and work to unlock your character's objectives, obstacles, and tactics. I will work with you to free your body and voice, open up your spirit of play, and follow your impulses so that you can make brave, supported, smart choices.

About Cody

I am a director, devised-theatre maker, and teaching artist currently based in Los Angeles with roots in New York City, Upstate New York, and Seattle, Washington. I have my MFA in Directing from the University of Washington School of Drama, as well as my bachelor's degree in Drama from Columbia Uni

A Better Way to Learn

Expert Teachers

Top rated instructors guide you in every step of your journey

Personalized Lessons

Your style, your pace. Customized lessons designed for you

100% Guaranteed

Try a lesson. If you're not satisfied we'll refund your unused balance

Connect Locally or Online

Local Lessons

No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing theater acting teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

Online Lessons

Is your dream theater acting teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Theater Acting Lessons in Annandale on Hudson, NY

The average cost of 60-minute theater acting lessons in Annandale on Hudson is $79. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $277 per hour.
30 min
$47 average
45 min
$62 average
60 min
$79 average

How It Works

Here's why 2 million people a month use TakeLessons

Match

Find your perfect teacher in under 3 minutes. Need help finding the right teacher? Call our friendly student counselors at 877-231-8505877-231-8505.

Meet

Your instructor will motivate, support, and inspire you. Meet up with your teacher in person or connect with them online anywhere around the world!

Master

Each lesson is customized to help you grow. Learn faster and easier than ever with personal attention from an expert instructor.

Educating the World

310
Lifelong learning subjects offered
6,483
Amazing, inspiring, supportive teachers
2,045,044
People that use our platform each month
3,004,877
Lessons given around the world

Why TakeLessons?

  • Easy and Hassle-Free
  • 100% Satisfaction Guaranteed
  • Background Checked Teachers
  • Over 3 Million Lessons Given

Hear From TakeLessons Students

Over the past 12 years, we've given over 3,000,000 lessons to happy customers around the world.

Profile_195885_pi_headshot2019
"Dalia is a complete joy to work with. I come to her anytime I'm preparing for an audition. She make it so fun and makes you feel so comfortable that any nerves you may be experiencing just evaporate. She is able to see the bigger picture when working on a monologue/scene so the result is really detailed work. I highly recommend her to anyone looking to up their audition or acting game, because she really knows her stuff!"
Leya
Took Theater Acting lessons from Dalia A.
377443_rbgvnl5w84fcj5fj8k7c
"I met with Nicholas before an audition. He is a wonderful teacher. He helped me already a great deal during that short hour, on how to approach the material, break it down in a way that will help my performance reach its full potential. I was able to deliver a truthful performance. I am looking forward to more sessions. Many thanks."
Inji
Took Theater Acting lessons from Nicholas M.
280677_dxwmysw9d74h7pdpm3jj
"First acting lesson EVER and it was great! He is an amazing teacher."
Jayme
Took Theater Acting lessons from Dan G.
Profile_207702_pi_2A358E57-4FDA-46ED-93A9-F6D35CA4D744
"I would never have had the guts and skills to do my first dramatic role without Frank’s coaching. He is patient, understands the level and advice one needs, and has a breadth of knowledge that I still find staggering to believe. I have him on speed dial. I can’t thank him enough for helping me feel prepared and full as an actor."
Lisa Lampanelli
Took Theater Acting lessons from Frank L.
Profile_82779_pi_IMG_20151030_1
"First off all I have to say is the when I started the lessons I though that I wouldn't like it but Mrs. KeLee I knew instantly that I would like it just because of her. As the months go by she helped me with a lot. Like my stage fright, and speaking out. And just for what she has done for me I'm am totally grateful to her for believing in me and helping me succeed. She is a great person and teacher and I hope others think so as well."
Chantel
Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelee P.
Profile_190645_pi_Photo%20on%2010-20-18%20at%2011.23%20AM
"Great first lesson!"
Lia
Took Theater Acting lessons from Molly M.
Profile_190645_pi_Photo%20on%2010-20-18%20at%2011.23%20AM
"We love how attentive and intentional each lesson is! Thank you!"
Sarah
Took Theater Acting lessons from Molly M.
Profile_164095_pi_JuliaOgilvie.ProfilePhoto
"Julia is WONDERFUL coach. She helped me find fantastic monologues that were perfect for me. She guided me in a way that really showcased and reached the depths of my talents!! It made me stand out. She is very inspiring."
Amy
Took Theater Acting lessons from Julia O.
Profile_193039_pi_IMG_1428
"Good class despite technical difficulties."
Jane
Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
Profile_214972_pi_Headshot%20Thumbnail
"I have had the privaledge of being around the most iconic talents ever in show biz because of my father Harvey Korman.So having heard Aubrey Sing it harkens me back fo my favorite singers Joanne Gleason Bernadette Peters and Eydie Gormes,Karen Carpenters.The best compliment I can give Aubrey is that she is a songstress.Thats a artists who can sing and tell a story with inflection in all the right places while she expresses her humanity through song.Like her idol Barbara Streisand she is just one exuisite artists that lives and breaths and embodies every song she sings.You would be hard pressed to study with anyone as polished and dedicated as Aubrey.I don't have a daughter but if I did I hope she ends up like Aubrey then I know what it is to have created a masterpiece.She is a second generation artists her father is also a very sublimely gifted artists Glenn Williams here in Vegas."
Christopher
Took Theater Acting lessons from Aubrey W.
View More
View Less