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Popular Performing Arts Teachers in Selden, NY

Danielle L.

32 Reviews
Central Islip, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks English, Spanish, German
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Bachelors of Arts in Music Business and Vocal Performance from Five Towns College
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Danielle L.

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Teach public speakers, ministers and actors (tresses) how to utilize their diaphragm in speaking and projecting.

About Danielle

I have been taking the world by surprise since the age of 4. I began studying at Queens College at 6 years old and was a recital pianist by the age of 12. I was a consumer of music, from the Music Theory lessons on Saturdays, piano lessons on Thursdays and voice lessons on Saturday afternoons, my l

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Maya Y.
Danielle was encouraging and warm as an instructor for my nine year old daughter;immediately made her feel at ease. Danielle’s also very knowledgeable and experienced in her piano expertise .
Marilyn D.
Excellent teaching.
Benjamín
Great experience, my son love her...

Jaret M.

3 Reviews
Kings Park, NY
Starting at $35
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Award Winning Filmmaker from Hundreds of Festivals
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Jaret M.

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I'm an Actor/Director/Producer that is on hiatus after working on hundreds of Productions in the past ten years. An Acting Coach can make or break you. I believe in helping an Actor find the strength of their voice, trusting their heart and honoring their spirit. I'm also a certified Reiki Master and incorporate Intuitive messages that can help advance their personal belief systems which will naturally enhance their performance.

I own a production company which is an original content and third party production company, designed for the 21st century's changed media landscape.

Focused on raising awareness for subjects deserving attention. With a focus on women's empowerment, diversity and inclusion and LGBTQIA messages.

Specializes in the development, production, marketing and distribution of talent-driven films, television, and digital media content. Jaret's award winning films have been seen throughout the world in festivals and streaming platforms.
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About Jaret

Greetings! i'm Jaret and I've been a working Actor since age six. I also own my Productions, Distribution and Film Festival company. Over the past ten years I've had the pleasure of living in Los Angeles and grateful to share I've worked on hundreds of sets. Right now I'm on hiatus and celebrat

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Brandon B
Jaret is the best! I've booked the last 3 job he has coached me on and helped me with the taped auditions for eco-cast! He's my go to and I highly recommend him to everyone! Thanks Jaret
Dylan
My representation was thrilled when I started coaching with Jaret as he helped build my confidence. I've now booked leads roles in Film and series regular and guest stars roles on TV! I literally went years working in Construction to now being a full time working Actor. Thanks man!
Novia
I booked the my very first audition after working with Jaret and Booked Off Tape!
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Joseph M.

15 Reviews
Huntington Station, NY
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph M.

15 Reviews
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35 + yrs playing/teaching experience
Classical to Jazz
Fun mixed with work

About Joseph

Local tutor; Will travel to you, or we can use my studios located in Nassau, Suffolk and all 5 boroughs. My name is Dr. Joseph M., Ba/Ma/Dma, in Education and Performance. I have reference lists a mile long, (with phone #'s, so you contact my previous and current clients), full of succes

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Adeline
We went with online piano lessons at the moment due to COVID, but I was nervous about the format as the lessons are for my five-year-old daughter, so I was concerned the additional technology would be an impediment. Dr. Merkel was wonderful. He was friendly and encouraging to my daughter, ensuring she knew she could ask any questions she might have at any point. He absolutely made the technology work for us, and my daughter learned more than I would have thought possible in 30 minutes. She is counting down to her next lesson!
Ashna S.
Very knowledgeable. My daughter enjoy learning from him.
Isabel Z.
So far, I have had only one lesson with Dr. M., the only singing lesson I've had in my entire 66 years of a lifetime. My only regret, is that I did not take them sooner. Dr M. is patient, an expert, and motivational. What more could you ask for when working with a teacher. He thinks he can make a singer out of me; I'll have to trust his judgement. It would be awesome, if he achieves our goal.

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Jennifer J.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks Spanish, French, English
  • Teaching since 1999
  • M.F.A., Performance-Pedagogy from University of Pittsburgh
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Jennifer J.

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Would you like to discover a stronger, clearer, more expressive speaking voice and build your professional communication skills? It's a rapidly changing world out there and many of us are working from home. We're Zooming, Teams-ing, and sometimes wondering how we can truly make a strong connection with one another. The challenge is to embrace this new world, one where we rely on a webcam and a microphone for meaningful communication. If you want to use this time to work on your speaking voice, I can help. We'll create an individualized plan based on your goals and needs. Improving your voice helps you build confidence and beat stress. You can speak with greater resonance, volume, clarity, pronunciation, stamina, and/or technique. In addition to public speaking skills, we work on breathing, movement, and posture as essential companions to a rich vocal life and a warm online presence.

About Jennifer

If conventional approaches to improving your speaking voice aren't working for you, I can help. A teacher since 1999, I draw on a wide range of experiences and techniques. I can work with you to create an easy, enjoyable plan.I've worked with children, high school/college students, professional act

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Milly
Jennifer is a rare, and exceptional teacher. She is knowledgeable, insightful, caring, generous and so much fun. It is a such a gift to work with her.
Margaret M K.
Jennifer has identified several ways that I use my voice inefficiently (my description - she is much kinder in her choice of words). My homework is concrete and substantive enough so that I can experience a different way of speaking. One example is what to do with my tongue when I say specific words. I think this could make a real difference for me.
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Rebecca L.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • MFA in Performing Arts from Savannah College of Art and Design
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Rebecca L.

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Acting is such a broad term! What are your goals? Do you want to be in films? Do you want to do Shakespeare? Do you want to be in a sit com? Depending upon what your interests are and where you want to go, we will build a plan together. My philosophy on acting techniques is that they are tools to help you, not tests you pass if you're a good actor and fail if you're a bad one. Different techniques work for different people and it is our job to find out what inspires you.

I've worked as a professional actor for many years, performed on Broadway, have my MFA in Performing Arts, and my BA in Arts and Education. I was an assistant director to Tony-winner Sharon Ott and have written and produced my own work. I have experience in both stage and camera acting, which have specific technical differences, but are both a lot of fun once you get used to the medium. Audition technique, preparing monologues, and creating promotional materials are also things I can help with. Anyone who wants to ...

About Rebecca

My approach is both supportive and pragmatic, based on where each individual's skill set is right now and what your specific goals are. I've had the benefit of both formal instruction as well as a decade in the "school of hard knocks." Climbing up the ladder to earn my Equity Card on a Production C

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Sheila
A-mazing! She’s an awesome mentor! Her approach to singing is brilliant in the sense that she helps you explore yourself, your strengths and areas you could work on to improve. She helps you find and utilize your voice in a way that makes a unique artist. She digs in right to the foundation of singing (vocals) and performing. I am glad to have found her! And to add up, I never had a dull moment with her with her sense of humor and caring approach!
Sheri
Rebecca is wonderful at helping my daughter learn better public speaking skills.
Savannah R.
Rebecca immediately made my granddaughter comfortable. Rebecca is a sweet, charming woman who, I can see, works very well with both children and adults. She is extremely knowledgeable and knows how to make people feel good about themselves.
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Michelle A.

101 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Magna cum laude from University of Redlands
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from University of Redlands
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Michelle A.

101 Reviews
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Michelle has been teaching Singing for over 10 years and her students have gone on to study music performance, classical voice and musical theater at the college and university levels. Some of her students wish to improve their singing abilities purely for their own enjoyment and fulfillment. Others have had great success with variety of singing achievements including school performances, competitions, community theater as well as going on to professional level performance opportunities. Within the first few lessons, you'll begin to get to know your unique authentic voice, have a greater understanding of how to use it in healthy ways and how to better cultivate your personal singing goals. As time goes on you'll gain the confidence and skills necessary to support you on your unique musical journey. Michelle loves working with students of all ages and experience levels and she can't wait to meet you!
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About Michelle

I believe that everyone can sing, it is just a matter of learning how to use your own unique instrument. From a very young age, as a performer, I was sharing my love of the arts with others. I grew up with an immense appreciation for the self-expression and creativity that result from all forms of

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Lei C.
Fun first class with Michelle, Ella loves it. We've learned a lot. Ella wants to give 10 stars......
Tiffany
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Christi
My first lesson was fun, and i'm looking forwards to my next ones! I would recommend for beginners, because Michelle is really excitable, and makes you want to do your best and have fun.

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"Jennifer is amazing. The best Instructer ever. She has taught me so much and I can see myself being more comfortable when I am acting."
Yarlin
Took Film Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"Jordan is a great instructor. My daughter has enjoyed her private lessons."
Sophia
Took Dance lessons from Jordan W.
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"Erin has been an amazing instructor so far! I bought a package of 5 classes and will most definitely be buying more asap!

To say I had some work to do in improving my speaking voice and tonality would be a huge understatement, but I have seen awesome progress in only 3 classes with Erin! I look forward to these lessons every week because Erin keeps the classes fun and relaxed! She also makes you feel comfortable to try new things with your voice and really pushes your limits (in the best way possible).

She has already helped me tremendously with my breath, tonality and just generally being aware of how I use my voice. If you are in sales (like me) and want to sound better on the phone or in front of clients --- TAKE HER CLASSES! She will absolutely help you achieve your goals"
Matt
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Erin R.
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"Carissa is my go-to coach whenever I need to prep for auditions. She has an in-depth knowledge of text analysis, so she always helps me understand the most important moments in scenes/monologues and pushes me to make solid, stong choices so I can nail them in the audition room and walk out feeling confident. She is very patient, friendly, knowledgeable, and a pleasure to work with/ learn from. Highly recommend her!"
Brandon
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Great instructor. Professional, knowledgeable and friendly. She helped my 11 year old daughter who lived the online lessons"
Caroline
Took Ballet lessons from Carissa M.
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"I can't recommend Shauna highly enough. She's very knowledgeable, very easy to work with (she's warm and approachable—she'll put you at ease right away), and she's also a lot of fun! She really understands actors, and, it's clear to me, loves working with them. She's also a terrific voice teacher, and a terrific audition coach. Take a lesson with her. You won't regret it."
Jessica
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"Oh wow, what an awesome first online lesson I just had with Molly! I feel so much more positive, optimistic, and confident about my speaking voice improving now. She has a wonderful personality and made me feel at ease very quickly. The exercises were super helpful, and she explained things very well. I could go on, but I want to keep practicing what I just learned. I'm looking forward to my next session with Molly!"
Kathryn
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Molly M.
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"This is my first time taking acting lessons, and I really had an amazing experience. Carissa challenges you yet makes you feel comfortable at the same time. She has a wonderful personality, very understanding, and is flexible."
Grace
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"I learned so much about myself and how to build off of my foundation with Hunter! She helped me improve my technique, as well as teach me about what to expect going into this career.
You won't go wrong with learning from her!"
Daniel
Took Voice Acting lessons from Hunter P.
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"My daughter really enjoyed working with David!"
Kyla
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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