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Nicola R.

21 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Awarded Senior French Prize from Columbia University
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Nicola R.

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I am a professional director who's been coaching acting students of all ages since 2015. I love working with actors of all levels and all ages (both children and adults). Whether we’re working on a monologue, a scene, audition prep or something else entirely, I will work with you one-on-one to help bring your characters to life!

About Nicola

Hi everyone! I'm Nicola, and I teach both French and acting. I've been teaching French since 2011 and acting since 2013. I have my bachelor's degree in French from Columbia University and my master's degree in the history of theatre from the Sorbonne-Nouvelle University in France. I teach a few

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Laurel
I have been working with Nicola for the past 4 months and I would highly recommend her for anyone that is completely new to the French language. She is very flexible and willing to design the lesson to meet your goals. Nicola has a way of making learning a new language interesting, fun and non-intimidating. I have done both in-person and online lessons with Nicola and I find that both are equally as effective. I would highly recommend her for anyone looking for a French tutor.
Angela
Nicola has been tutoring my daughter in 7th grade French. She’s wonderful, speaks like a native, and is very reliable. My daughter’s French grade has improved dramatically! We are very happy with her, and highly recommend her to all.
Cipriana C.
We've only had one lesson but Nicola is smart and great at explaining as she goes. I'm an adult and love her teaching style, and I could also see her being great with kids!

Dominic S.

19 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, French
  • BFA from The Boston Conservatory of Music
  • Teaching since 2008
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Dominic S.

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Monologue and Scene work

About Dominic

Dominic is an Assistant Professor at Berklee College of Music and The College of Saint Rose. A graduate of the Boston Conservatory of Music, Dominic has years of experience teaching people of all ages, and in all styles of music. Professionally, he has performed in National Tours, Off Broadway, an

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Simon
Dominic gave me great advice to start learning how to sing !
Ariel B.
He is great Trumpet teacher. He is professional and friendly. My son enjoyed his first lesson. Thank you
Marla H.
Dominic is fabulous. if you have a chance to work with him, do yourself a favor and do it!

Kristen K.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Teaching since 2020
  • Teaches students Male: Not accepting at this time; Female: 5 to 21
  • Teaches Intermediate
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Kristen K.

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I have been dancing all of my life!! i was on the majorette dance team at my school and I was on a dance team before high school! if you love majorette dance then i’m the perfect teacher for you!

About Kristen

Hello, I’m Kristen King. I am a majorette dancer and a Dance is my life! I started when I was just 7 and i’ve loved it every since! I was on a dance team when I was younger and once I got in high school I was on the dance team there!

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Tokia C.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Teaching since 2007
  • Bachelors of Fine Arts from Auburn University
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Tokia C.

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I have been a professional poet for over a decade now. I have won Poetry slams and even been on a Slam Team that went on to compete nationally. I'm a published author and I host two monthly shows; one is an open mic and the other a poetry slam at Busboys and Poets.

Students will learn how to :
- Structure a compelling poem
- Capture their unedited truth
- Write for profit
- Captivate an Audience
- Identify the difference between poetry & spoken word
- Perform in an open mic and a poetry slam
- Entertain before a crowd
- Brand your performance
- Learn different forms of poetry

This is a perfect space to use your voice to express yourself and to be heard. Everyone has something to say, which means there is someone in the world who needs to hear it. I can help you find your voice.

NOTICE: I am EXTREMELY allergic to pets of any and every kind. If an at home/travel request is your choice please be a pet free home. Vacuuming and removing pets to another room does not make

About Tokia

With over a decade of snatching microphones and captivating audiences, Tokia's (2Deep’s) resume reads like Who’s Who travel guide. From Cornell University to Ottawa University, American University to Penn State, United States to Australia, this German born-Alabama raised entertainer has spoken to c

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Shaquille
I've made huge strides since we've started working together.
Dawn
Very friendly, knowledgeable, and she was able to immediately relate to the goals and vision I have for my lessons. Can't wait to dig my heels in.
Diane
Great first lesson! Looking forward to many more!
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Melody S.

31 Reviews
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Starting at $100
  • Speaks Tagalog, English
  • Teaching since 1990
  • Teaches students Male: 4 to 16; Female: 3 to 60
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Melody S.

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"Choral conducting is the art of directing a musical performance, such as an orchestral or choral concert."

As a conductor, I will do my job to the best of my ability to set the correct tune, proper tempo, ensure exact entries by various members of the choir, and to shape the phrasing appropriately, to convey ideas of the music and work on interpretation in rehearsals prior to a performance.

About Melody

Every student is unique and individuals rely on different learning styles. The teaching method of Melody is adjusted to fit the needs and desires of the student, characterizing a plan based around their individual strengths, weaknesses, and music goals. While the focus is founded on teaching the ba

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Kaylana P.
This was my daughter's first singing lesson. Melody was very accommodating with my wife and I observing our daughter. With a musical background myself, I immediately knew that Melody had immense knowledge not only about singing, but also the theory and technique that all singers should learn.
Gianna
My daughter is now 16 years old and has been under Ms. Melody's tutelage for a year now. There are good times and bad, and I am thankful that Ms. Melody did not give up. My daughter will encounter lots of hardships throughout her life, and as a mother, I cannot do all the teachings myself. It is always good to know when you have a caring teacher whom you can trust and know what they are doing both in music and life. I like that Ms. Melody can be lenient, and firm when needed. My daughter has joined her recitals, music playdates, and couldn't be happier. I can't recommend Ms. Melody high enough.
Micala S.
My daughters, 8 and 6, took lessons as beginners from Melody for 10 months before we had to move. SHE IS AMAZING! Not only did she make the lessons fun and engaging, but they learned so much in that short time. I grew up playing piano, violin and French horn and I was very impressed with her approach/methodology and how much of herself she put into her teaching. For the last 3 months we were with Melody, the girls also took voice lessons. The highlight of our spring was watching the girls perform at the recital Melody had so painstakingly organized. It was astounding how much they had progressed musically and my husband and I were in awe at how well they performed in front of people. We were also impressed at the wide range of experience in the students Melody taught. Some had played for years and were clearly continuing to blossom under Melody's tutelage, while others were beginners like our daughters. Melody was always positive, encouraging and extremely patient (even when my six year old had clearly not practiced for a week straight or was tired and whiny). My daughters and I miss her dearly as our mentor and now our friend! We cannot recommend her highly enough.
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Laura M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Theatre Arts & Dance (Emphasis in Acting) from Sonoma State University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Laura M.

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I'm a working actor with experience in stage, musicals, Shakespeare, commercial, student film, and children's theatre. The majority of my training is in method acting. I have been teaching drama to children ages 3-14 for over 10 years. I am available to help you prepare monologues and songs, prepare for auditions, perfect your resume, and help you navigate the world of acting for fun or acting as a career.

About Laura

Hello! So you wanna take an acting class. Or maybe a class about theatre. A class with me can be whatever you need it to be. Do you need to prep auditions? Do you need to find new material? Do you want to learn more about the craft and its history but don't have the time or funds to take a full cou

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"I have been coached by acting instructors since I was a little kid and I've never worked with someone who had more understanding of the acting craft than David Tom. I've never seen an acting coach simplistically break down technique for me to understand the way David did. I am so greatful he has shared his knowledge that must have taken years to master with me."
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Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kelsey is a fantastic teacher! She is always pushing me to be the best actress I can be and helping me understand things from new perspectives! She's supportive and caring! I highly recommend her!"
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"Amy is absolutely incredible. She showed keen interest in my concerns and challenges. She listened and knew exactly what I needed to do to get to where I want to be. She makes it easy for me to understand and she is truly a great coach. I can’t wait to see her again."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Amy C.
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"Kelsey did a great job of making my 13 year old daughter comfortable during her first lesson. She balanced praise and constructive feedback very effectively. Looking forward to more classes!"
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Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Jordan was a great instructor and very patient with my 5 year old daughter."
Brayden
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Jenny was great at guiding us with the basic dance steps and made sure to answer any questions we had."
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