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Yiqing Z.

4 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Master's in Pubic Health from Johns Hopkins University
  • 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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Jerilyn R.
She is the best teacher ever I learn something new every time we meet. I also feel like I'm getting better little by little each day.
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Emma C.

4 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 5 to 65
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Emma C.

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Students can expect to work on the following when training as an actor with me: Scene study, monologue work, audition preparation, unlocking the text, and assistance with self-tapes. These lessons will build you confidence and your instrument as an actor!

About Emma

I am a working professional and recently made my off-Broadway debut with the Atlantic Theatre Company production of Last Stop on Market Street and perform at various gigs throughout the city (Sofar Sounds, Rockwood Music Hall, etc.). Although I perform and audition regularly, I am still very passio

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Gideon G.
Emma is a wonderful teacher. She was genuine and gentle when giving feedback. She was very relatable to my daughter who is 13 and made her feel completely at ease. My daughter learned a lot in one lesson and thoroughly enjoyed it.
AriDy Nox
Emma is an incredible performer, artist, song-writer, and educator! She is incredibly patient, kind, welcoming, and warm. She is extremely talented and attentive, which results in invaluable knowledge being imparted on a constant basis and encouraging critique on areas where one is more challenged.

Worth every penny!
Britney A
Emma is a great and patient acting teacher. While my other teachers rarely dived into my characters' objectives, Emma never fails to work with me on character development, script analysis, projection, breathing, and stage presence. I learned so much from her, I recommend her for everyone.

Nicholas R.

6 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Englsih
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Teaches students 9 and up
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Nicholas R.

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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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Khuloud A.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Arabic
  • Teaches students 18 to 50
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Khuloud A.

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If you are a serious actor and wants to know how to let casting directors, producers, show-runners etc know you exist?!
Then it’s your time to learn about the business of acting with me.

I’ll help you:
- Set clear goals for yourself
- Find the right Agent or Manager for you
- How to get connected with people in the film industry

Always remember: “Preparation is the key to success”.

About Khuloud

Hi 👋 My name is Khuloud and I will be your Mentor. I started acting in 2010 as a theater actor🎭, then switched to Film & TV in 2016. I booked big commercials and worked on Feature films, short films, independent films, and the list goes on. I was a struggling actor as well I didn’t know anyone i

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Gabriel W.

46 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 14 and up
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Gabriel W.

46 Reviews
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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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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.
John
Gabriel is very patient and understanding, helping to guide you into the areas that you need to work on and improve. He is fantastic at explaining things in ways you can understand them to help you better reach your goals. Additionally, he is all about being yourself and feeling comfortable which makes the experience all the more enriching!
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Megan B.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks German, Italian, English, Spanish
  • Awarded Anna Sosenko Assist Trust Grant from Anna Sosenko Foundation
  • Teaches students 11 and up
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Megan B.

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I have been teaching this subject in combination with singing. Many students forget what they are singing about because there is such an emphasis on technique. However, our ultimate goal as performers is to tell a story. One must react to the music or text as they are portraying a character in a story.

About Megan

Cuban-Puerto Rican soprano Megan Barrera is a native of Miami Florida, and is an active performer of both opera and concert repertoire. In 2019, Ms. Barrera was the second prizewinner of the Gabriela Beňačková International Vocal Competition in the Czech Republic. In 2018, Ms. Barrera was the first

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andrea M.
Megan is awesome! She is patient and very knowledgeable. I'd recommed her to anyone.
Dale W.
Great sessions very informative and helpful Megan is a great instructor
Patrick E.
Highly recommended! She is very talented!

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Astoria, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Astoria 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.
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$58 average
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$75 average

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"Hunter is really great at communicating and directing a scene to make it better. It's always an interesting direction and makes the scene more real and fun. His calm attitude and teaching style creates a positive environment to learn and succeed and most importantly have fun."
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"Very knowledgable teacher! Christian is patient with me as a beginner and has a great teaching method whereby he never tells you exactly how to perform a piece, as that is not what acting is about."
Amy
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Absolutely loved it and feel he is the best teacher to get my goals accomplished!"
Neenah
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"I have been with Kelsey for over 4 years and she's the best teacher to have for acting. She has boosted my confidence and has helped me become a better performer!"
Janey
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"She is helping me prepare for an audition and her tips for the character I want to get have been very helpful."
Emma
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Kelsey is such an amazing teacher! She makes each lesson fun, she's encouraging, and she has such a passion for what she does that it's contagious!"
Erica
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Kelsey is phenomenal! She tailors every lesson to the student and really encourages Sarah! Sarah has learned a lot and her confidence has soared."
Kim
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"I don't know about you (yes you, the one reading this), but I've been secretly wanting to act my whole life and am a full of life personality with hidden insecurities. Even though I have never really acted professionally, I have been theatrical and playing all sorts of characters, speaking in accents and dancing to everything in front of the mirror, in comfortable social gatherings and have even put on shows for my pets and husband! Last time I acted "professionally" was in a high school play. And even then, I mostly helped make the props!

I tell you this, because, with that kind of a background, nervous and yet SO excited to JUST TRY, I chose Christian as my teacher- my professor of Acting!

I am 3 classes in and Christian is very supportive, non-judgemental and extremely easy to learn with. I am impressed with his skills, his ability to immediately decipher something I'm trying to explain, and then how easy he makes it for me to put his constructive feedback into practice. The practice is not easy... because that stuff always takes hard work, but he explains it all so easily so I can start practicing and exploring the acting world. He is honest about the acting world, the people in it and the various steps it takes to get to wherever you are trying to get! So be honest with yourself and let this be an authentic and fun experience! Plus, it's so nice to talk to someone that actually gets what it's like to be dreaming!

Thanks Christian!"
Dharti
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"He is clearly knowledgeable and dedicated! No at all intimidating. I am just excited to have something fun in my life."
Jennifer
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"The experience was amazing and a lot of fun I can't wait for my next class!"
Mathew
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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