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Joseph B.

4 Reviews
Rochester, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Ukranian, Russian, English
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1990
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Joseph B.

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I have lived on the stages of the world for over 30 years. From the chamber music halls to every stage of Lincoln Center to the stage of the State Department in Washington DC making a live documentary lecture concert. The stage is like a family room in my house regardless of the numbers of the audience, cameras, microphones or lighting. The stage really is the one in our minds. We walk onto a stage every time we speak with something on the line. When we meet new people in our lives or reunite with the ones we have not see in a long time. When we need to say something difficult or admit something to ourselves.

I help you to explore the psychology and the philosophy as well as the down to earth, technical methods of being on the stage and performing at your very best. The stage can inhibit but it can also energize as it channels all the previous energy that exists there.

Different stages are vortexes of energy. Connecting to it is one of the elements often not felt or ...

About Joseph

~ Teaching beginners to professional students and coaching professionals for over 30 years. All levels and ages are welcome! ~ Hello my friends! I am an internationally respected concert pianist and composer who comes from a family of renowned musicians. I earned my degrees from the Jull

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Joseph has a wealth of knowledge about speaking, listening, vocals, etc.

He created a welcoming environment in our online lessons that made it easy to be vulnerable and get right to working on new skills.

I highly recommend for others looking to better understand their voice and communication style, and learn to hone them.
Catherine K.
Joseph put us at ease immediately. Our first lesson included valuable information on how to warm up our voices, increase our range and protect our voices. We look forward to our next lesson.
Donna
I have been studying piano with Joseph for nearly five years. In that time, I’ve learned more about the piano and musical interpretation than I ever thought possible.

Joseph’s technical ‘short cuts’ are amazing! He illustrates ways for your hands and your mind to work that are tailor made for you. Learning from him is so fun it seems almost effortless.

The way Joseph teaches allows you to develop at your own pace. The atmosphere is always relaxed yet everything moves along quickly.

At the open classes I attend, his other students are progressing very rapidly too. After each class, we share our impressions. The mood is elated because it feels like we stepped back in time and into history.

Joseph often quotes inspired wisdom of his historic teachers in our lessons. He is a great inspiration on his own with great musical insights.

I’m playing Beethoven and Chopin works I never thought I could approach at this stage of study, with great depth of understanding. I now play with greater passion and skill, get compliments from everyone I play for, and no longer worry about playing in public.

I look forward to each and every lesson with Joseph. His encouragement and support makes learning so rewarding! Anyone who finds this musical treasure is a lucky person and I cannot recommend him highly enough.
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Rebecca L.

23 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Superior Rank Monologue Performances (2) from Arizona International Thespian Society
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Rebecca L.

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I pioneered 2 private Arts Academies in drama for 6 years (k-12), and am now teaching private lessons in various sorts of acting/drama. My goal is to help students become well-rounded in all the areas that are needed to truly become a working actor. These areas include: auditioning, theater, film, voiceover, and improvisation.

Being a repertory performer for Silver Star Playhouse (musical theater parodies), and having lots of experience and training in improv and interactive dinner theaters really trains one in comedy.
My husband also owns Soundwaves Productions (technological advanced studio in Gilbert)- so completing remote voiceover work for a reel is not out of the question.

I also encourage students to pair in duos for effective scene work and more in-depth technique training (this will also split your lesson cost in half).

About Rebecca

Greetings! I am super excited to be building a private and small group lesson platform at our home studio and to meet your personal acting and performing needs! I recently stepped down from 2 years of full-time drama and visual art at Lumos Arts Academy- a private school I played a role in pione

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Autumn K.
Rebecca was very nice, inviting and patient with my almost 13 year old daughter. This is our first experience with anyone regarding acting and we were so happy with Rebecca.
Ainsley A.
Rebecca is amazing. I was skeptical that we could do improv work online but she not only made it happen, she made it succeed! She shows up prepared and offers great structure. Her insight and advice are thoughtful and spot on which has helped me improve faster than I would with another instructor. On top of that the lessons are extremely fun! Seriously would recommend her for anything.

Chrystie S.

10 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks ENGLISH, SPANISH, FRENCH, SIGN LANGUAGE
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaching since 2000
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Chrystie S.

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introduction and basic steps and movement for theatrical dance

About Chrystie

WELCOME DANCERS! Meet your dance instructor. I have my bachelors degree from Chapman University in Theatre & Dance. My training includes Ballet, Tap, Jazz, Modern, Folk Dance, Dance History, Hip-Hop, Musical Theatre, Improv, and Kinesiology, among other dance-related subjects. I grew up in

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she is the best for my kid and yours i highly recomend
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Sol K.

6 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Yoga Teacher from Govierno de la Ciudad de Buenos Aires
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Sol K.

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Want to learn to dance flamenco, sing or play palmas?
Experienced teacher and performer of 15 years, specializing in the beginner/intermediate and advance flamenco students. All ages welcome
Interested in learning to do your own solo? I will help you build a solid foundation and technique while tailoring to your personal tastes and goals.
I had studied in spain and learned how to teach authentic flamenco without having to be from spain to understand it. I make the learning experience fun, and exciting. I also sing flamenco witch it is very important element, so I teach how the dance and the song go hand in hand with each other.

About Sol

Hola! My name is Sol. I am a dancer and educator. I specialize in teaching conversational Spanish and Flamenco. I am a native Spanish speaker. Originally from Argentina I moved to New York City in 2000. I now work for several dance companies/organizations, perform, and teach dance and spanish

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Betts
Sol is a VERY gifted teacher—I have studied with her for years and feel so fortunate to have had her expert instruction. She pays attention to every aspect of the dance and makes sure you get the basics while pushing you to do more. I love her choreography. She is also an extremely talented dancer.
Irene
Sol is such an amazing teacher, her classes are passionate, fun and of course educational. She also gives students the opportunity to perform with live musicians and even if you are a beginner, you feel like you are already a flamenco dancer. She is the best teacher in New York.
Patricia
Sol is a fabulous, top-notch instructor. She is very passionate about the dance and has the ability to make one feel as if they must start taking classes once they see her perform.

William M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2010
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William M.

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I have been a working actor for 30 years. Trained with some of the best teachers. I've starred opposite Jodie Foster, Ben Kingsly, Patricia Arquette, Holly Hunter, Sigourney Weaver, Jim Carrey, Reese Witherspoon, and many more. I've written and directed and produced both film and TV. I've been teaching workshops for the last several years.

About William

I've been a working actor for 30 years. I've starred opposite actors like, Jodie Foster, Patricia Arquette, Holly Hunter, Jim Carrey, Jeff Bridges, Reese Witherspoon, Sigourney Weaver, Elisabeth Shue and many many more. I've written, directed and produced both TV and film. And I've been teaching f

Shannon S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2015
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Shannon S.

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I have a degree from AMDA. After my training I have been in many productions in new York regionally and locally. I have been on stage since I was 8. I think I have a fresh outlook and will help you grasp and understand the character your portraying and personal connections to them. I have experiences helping beginners to advance actors.

About Shannon

Hello I'm Mrs. Shannon! I am a graduate from AMDA new york. I have been professionally singing since I was 10. Now with my Musical theatre degree I have been doing shows all over. I am looking to settle down with family and really dive into teaching. I have experience teaching from beginner to adva

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"Glenn has a lot of very good energy and he is very knowledgeable about acting and that has inspired us to work hard and practice."
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"Sasha did an amazing job teaching my now husband and me our first dance! We now, not only, have a few beginner ballroom dancing skills but also some regular dancing skills we can take to any party. She helped make our fairytale wedding really look the part with a solid ballroom dance in only about 10 lessons! She made it so fun too! Thank you!"
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