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Kent J.

3 Reviews
Jersey City, NJ
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts (Drama) from Howard University
  • Teaching since 1979
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Kent J.

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Explore exercises and innovative, fun theatre games designed to free your creative imagination for application to monologues, scenes, character development, and audition technique. My Stanislavski/Spolin based format will be tailored to your unique personality and interests

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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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.
SOLID T.
I was honored to have been guided by Kent J. during a historic presentation in honor of Malcolm X in Las Vegas. His patient and motivating spirit makes him an excellent teacher and mentor. I thoroughly enjoyed working with him and look forward to the opportunity to be under his leadership once again. Because of Mr. J, I have decided to seek additional acting training for my own career.
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Jackson G.

7 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MFA Directing from Yale School of Drama, Yale University
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Jackson G.

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I'm a freelance theater director currently working in NYC and throughout the country. I'm an acting coach, teach directing for the stage and dramaturgy/text analysis for actors, directors, and designers. I have over 15 years of teaching experience at such institutions as Williams, Yale, New School, Columbia, Fordham, and Primary Stages ESPA.

I will focus my classes on auditioning, callbacks, cold reading audition skills, grad school auditions, and text analysis and dramaturgy. I'm also available to coach and consult with aspiring theater directors and public speaking clients. I would be happy to customize my classes to each student's individual needs and goals.

I received my MFA in Directing from Yale School of Drama and my BFA in Acting from the University of the Arts.

About Jackson

As an established theater director and teacher, I am very fortunate to be working continuously in New York and across the country from New York to California and in between. Actors are a part of my daily life as I audition and collaborate with them for a living. I often have new directors as assis

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Leah Nicole Raymond
Jackson is a great director/coach. When you are working you can trust that Jackson is fully listening to you as you the actor and you the character. She knows how to push in a way that works for you and will get you where you need to be. I trust Jackson and highly recommend working with her.
Kevin
I had the privilege of studying stage directing with Jackson Gay at Yale. Jackson has a remarkable way of bringing out students' individual artistic and creative sensibilities. In scene workshops, she gives highly practical advice for working with actors to shape an overall dramatic vision. She also reinforces this instruction by relating her own professional experiences, highlighting what has been effective. Her guidance in script analysis is very clear, and showed me how to fully understand characters' dramatic objectives before going into rehearsals with actors.

As well, Jackson incorporated invaluable practical career advice into the class, which is often hard to find. One of her exercises for this was to pair us with another student and have a mock "writer-director" meeting, where the writer was considering hiring the director. This was a really helpful window into the professional process, which has given me an important springboard to communicate my own ideas in the production of new work.

Jackson Gay’s teaching applies across theater disciplines — for instance, my work in theater is primarily as a composer and lyricist. She showed me how to look at the big picture of a play or musical, giving me the insight to write in a way that is dramatically cogent, engaging, and entertaining.
Sheila-Joon
Jackson Gay is masterful at guiding the actor to find their own authentic voice. She has a laser sharp focus imbued with empathy, that simultaneously put me at ease and helped me find my edge, in a way no other director has. More than anything, she helped empower me to make my own bold choices within a vast array of styles, so that my work was informed from a deep and genuine place (rather than an impersonation or a desire to please). I always feel safe to explore my edge with Jackson, but never humored if something isn't working. She's honest. It's rare to find guidance both so kind and so sharp. Jackson Gay understands and loves actors, and that love comes through in her work.

Chelsea V.

New York, NY
Starting at $50
  • Theatre from Wagner College
  • Teaches students 5 to 70
  • Teaching since 2012
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Chelsea V.

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I have been working professionally in the industry from a very young age, and as a current working actor, I know what is happening in the audition rooms, and how to help guide & teach young actors so they can grow and be confident. Not only have I taught for over 5+ years, but I have performed with actors of varying ages, which has helped me to really connect and make sure I can help students find age appropriate material that they can identify with & enjoy working on while they navigate what it means to be an actor.

About Chelsea

Hi there! Looking to work on new audition material, prepare for a callback, improve your cold-reading skills, and more? I'm eager to work with you! I'm a professional working actor/singer who has been in the business since I was a child, and after years of working both in Los Angeles & New York

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Nick V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks German, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2020
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Nick V.

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I have extensive experience with numerous acting philosophies and can use those to help you develop a toolkit to tackle every acting challenge! I will work with you on monologues, scene work, audition preparation, script analysis, stage fright, and much more.

About Nick

Since graduating with a degree in theater, I've worked successfully as an actor in professional and educational settings--I'm excited to share this experience with you! I have a diverse performance and education background (having performed in musicals, plays, sketch comedy, and more) that allow

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Parisa B.

Teaches Online
Starting at $67
  • Speaks Farsi
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • MFA Acting/ Directing from Regent University
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Parisa B.

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I enjoy teaching acting as much as performing on the stage. Being a teacher was one of my sweetest dreams since childhood, which has now come true, and no occupation in my life is more joyful for me than teaching acting. I have 3 years of experience in acting instructorship in different levels, however mainly for adults. Through these years, the most encouraging feedback I have been receiving from my students is that, they enjoy my style of instructorship which eases learning deep and complex concepts in an easy and fun way, so that everyone understands them and enjoys. I have taught several methods and techniques of acting, such as Stanislavsky, Meisner and also monologue preparation for acting auditions. Moreover, I have helped students in learning how to have a professional presentation of themselves when applying to available acting positions (for instance teaching them how to make an appropriate headshot or resume for taking professional roles in the industry). Last but not ...

About Parisa

I am an Iranian actor, director, and playwright. I started my acting career from the Samandarian acting school in Tehran/Iran. After my immigration to the US in 2008, I started my academic curriculum in acting at Santa Monica College of Los Angles, after which she transferred to the University of M

Goran M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $59
  • Speaks Slavic languages, English
  • Teaching since 2003
  • Teaches students 13 and up
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Goran M.

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Thank you for your interest in my acting class. First, a little bit about my background. I’m a 22-year professional actor, film director, producer and acting coach.

Have you ever wanted to begin acting, or do you just need some pointers on acting? In order to become an actor or become an actress, you must first have a passion and drive to learn your craft. Like any skill or talent, you must begin your studies at a basic level. Learn the basic acting skills and build a foundation of the art and craft of acting using my Method. Learn how to use your eyes and mind effectively.

Through my teaching Method actors can acquire a technique, which consciously will lead them to inspiration. It has been proved vital not only for beginners but also for experienced actors. You can work on honing new monologues, sharpening on-camera skills, or preparing for specific film, Television or theatre auditions. All ages are welcomed!!! Agents, casting directors and producers will take notice – there is

About Goran

My career in acting, stage directing and filmmaking spans over 22 years. I appeared in numerous roles on film, TV and stage, both dramatic and comedic. I have a Bachelor of Arts in Acting (4 years) and finished the Steve Scott's (Goodman Theatre) Masters Scene Study in Chicago. As well as acting,

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Average Cost of Theater Acting Lessons in Long Beach, NY

The average cost of 60-minute theater acting lessons in Long Beach is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $25 and $152 per hour.
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"Barry is a gifted and talented individual who urges his students to step out the box. If you ever receive and opportunity to work with Barry understand you'll be put to a challenge and be expected to challenge yourself. I was able to experience and learn many things in Theater acting, Speaking voice, Singing and Music theory and I could never be more grateful for everything he passed on to me as knowledge ."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Barry M.
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"Evelyn is one of the BEST directors I have worked for as an actor. Her level of care for actors was amazing! Throughout the process she helped guide and encourage the actors to bring out the best in themselves. She has a gift for acting and as a director she can relate to actors and understand what they are going through in a production. Thank you for Evelyn for everything!!"
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Evelyn D.
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"I absolutely love Becca! She is so encouraging and knowledgeable. I recently got cast in a musical and I was pretty nervous. I found Rebecca and after our first lesson I knew it was a great fit. She made me feel so comfortable and I think, we accomplished a lot in just the first lesson! I strongly recommend her to anyone who is either starting out or has some experience."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"I think that Mrs.Ke'Lee is a awesome lady. She teaches awesome things, and she is a respectful lady. My comfort zone has increased."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelee P.
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"Great class, and instruction."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Our daughter is very excited every week!"
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Vanessa G.
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"Jessie was a great teacher. She made my daughter feel really comfortable and connected with her very well. She helped my daughter get prepared for an audition which she now has a part in. I would recommend her to others"
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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"Alex is amazing! She has excellent communication skills and always responds to my emails quickly. She is willing to spend the extra time and go the extra mile to ensure you're getting what you need. She's friendly, punctual and easy to talk to. I was lucky to find her!"
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Great class. I loved it."
Jane
Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Ginni is very nice and patient with my 14 year old son. She worked with him for his parts in a play and as soon as he signs up for his next play after COVID-19 quarantine over, I hope she will work with him again."
Kelly
Took Theater Acting lessons from Ginni A.
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