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Sharon W.

(21)
Norwalk, CT
Starting at $40
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  • Teaching since 2003
  • Theater from Adelphi University School of Performing Arts/Brooklyn College
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Sharon W.

Norwalk, CT

(21)

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Hello! I am an actress, vocalist, pianist, director and teacher. I have a lifetime of experience in the performing arts (I started performing at 6 years of age) and many years teaching theater arts and music! I have taught many students of all ages and levels in private, public and workshop environments. What are you looking for? If one of the answers to this question is a teacher who truly understands how to communicate in a fun and understanding way - then let my years of experience help you to achieve your goals!! I specialize in exploring who you are as a performing artist; audition preparation; and acting skills including improvisation, theater games, monologue choice and character analysis. I am proud to announce that one of my recent students just got into Emerson's acting program! So if you are interested in seeing if acting is for you, continuing your studies or are preparing for that important audition...you've come to the right place! A winning part for you!!!

About Sharon

Sharon knew at a very young age that the arts were her life and doesn't remember a time when she wasn't singing, dancing and acting. She began her professional singing and acting career at the age of six years old and has performed at Carnegie Hall and Lincoln Center. She plays the piano and is a

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October 16, 2019
Mariana F.
Sharon is friendly, supportive and super encouraging. She moves at the student’s pace, and keeps a good handle on the progression of the lesson, so that you get a good chunk of instruction/learning while not being overwhelmed. I’m a newbie at music instruction, and Sharon was wonderful in every aspect for someone starting like me. I’m sure she’d be just as fabulous for a more experienced piano player.
August 28, 2019
Deborah Danielsen
Fantastic first lesson. Sharon is great to work with. She explains the process and then we get right into the music and vocals. She's very knowledgeable and enthusiastic. I'm looking forward to my next lesson.
May 7, 2019
Michelle
Sharon is a lovely and outgoing woman. I’m new to piano and reading music, but she is so patient and encouraging. I’d recommend her to a piano newbie like myself. She also has the cutest pup that keeps us company during the lessons.
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Joseph M.

(14)
Huntington Station, NY
Starting at $30
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Joseph M.

Huntington Station, NY

(14)

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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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November 17, 2019
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.
September 5, 2019
Ximena L.
Great teacher very knowledgeable.
September 5, 2019
Ximena L.
Great teacher very knowledgeable.
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Ghislain G.

(2)
Dance
Starting at $50
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  • Speaks French, English
  • Master of Choreography from University of Los Angeles California
  • Awarded Outstanding Young Artists Scholarship from the city of Nice, France from City of Nice, France
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Dance teacher at the French Conservatory of Los Angeles in ballet, and MFA student in choreography at the University of California Los Angeles. My experience as professional dancer in Europe, as well as my experience as dance teacher in France and in Los Angeles make me feel ready to help you improve your skills.
Private lesson in ballet and contemporary dance can help you to be prepared for an event, a dance competition, or for an audition.

About Ghislain

My name is Ghislain, I was born and raised in Nice and I lived and Study for ten years in Paris, France. I arrived in the US in September to study as a master student, dance composition at the University of Los Angeles California. I am currently choreographer at Le Rapt Invisible in France. Am c

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March 13, 2018
Amy
My daughter had a really good first lesson with Ghislain. She is having difficulties in her french class at school but Ghislain is very organized and helped her lot. She feels more confident already so we are really happy
January 11, 2018
Caroline
Ghislain is an awesome teacher ! I wanted a native teacher and I couldn't have asked for better. I'm learning so much and I cant wait for my next lesson !

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Christine J.

(9)
Speaking Voice
Starting at $40
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Tagalog
  • Teaching since 1998
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 17; Female: 5 and up
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Do you speak publicly? Give presentations? Preach? Do you have "stage fright" or a heavy accent? I can help!!!

About Christine

Christine has been a professional in the theatre since 1992. She received her training from Boston Conservatory and New York University and has been a company member in Tony-award winning regional theatres. Christine specializes in vocal production, has a three-octave range and is adept at va

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October 19, 2017
Carolyn
Christine was beyond helpful. Patient, smart, talented, caring and gave me direction that helped in just one class. Can't wait to take more! She is amazing!
June 13, 2017
Saundra
Christine is a great teacher: clear, simple instruction, patient, affirming, warm. She has a wonderful voice and knows her craft.
July 8, 2016
Mericale C.
Christine was wonderful so good with my granddaughter. She was very patient and understanding. My granddaughter Just loved her!
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David C.

(29)
Podcasting
Starting at $25
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Speaks Spanish
  • Awarded Best Original Music Score from Animadness 2006 Film Festival
  • Bachelors of Music from Cornish College of the Arts
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Production, preparation, recording, and internet distribution of your very own podcast!!!

Either come in for lessons on how-to-do-it, or use your lesson time to have ME produce the program for you. I am an experienced radio producer and engineer and have published many different podcasts.

About David

Hello! My name is David, and I am a music teacher of many different subjects. These include guitar, piano, bass, ukulele, recording, music theory, production, composition and film music composition. All styles, and all ages. Classical, Rock, Alternative, Slide Guitar, Blues, Jazz, and more!

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December 5, 2019
Albert Cerrato
Well I’m 76 years old and took guitar lessons and piano lessons years ago and kind of faded away but Always a music lover. And now I need a guitar which they said they would tell me where to buy one I’m looking forward to this very professional operation. I am impressed.
September 26, 2019
Jennifer & Sarah G.
I actually feel I got somewhere on the first lesson. He starts by teaching a song. Love it.
April 26, 2019
Jordan Waits
Awesome lesson very knowledgeable and fun to be around
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Jordan M.

(0)
Filmmaking
Starting at $50
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Awarded Honorary Emmy Award winner from Academy of Arts and sciences
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Acting and Directing from London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts
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If you talk the talk, you better walk that walk! I am a veteran film and television actor and producer whose credits include over 50 television shows and two Academy award-winning films. I have experience in all levels of filmmaking. I have taken a feature film from concept to sale. I co-wrote, produced, edited, and post-produced the movie, and then found representation with a major sales agent, and finally achieved both foreign and domestic distribution. I will help any filmmakers realize their vision, as I have done it myself from start to finish!

About Jordan

I teach from experience! I am a veteran actor of the stage, film, and television. I studied drama at the London Academy of Dramatic Art and was a nominee of the Presidential Scholar in the Arts Award. I have over 50 television credits and have been in two Broadway shows, and two Academy award-win

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"Working with Adam has been great. I have had one lesson so far and I already feel like I learned a lot."
- Keith
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"I am very happy I have Randy as my voice trainer. With a solid experience in acting, Randy helps you develop your vocal strengths. He helps identify and overcome any weaknesses, with amazing and effective exercises."
- Vijay
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Randy S.
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"My daughter was super nervous to start but Kimberly was fantastic! She immediately put her mind at ease and dove right in! Highly recommend Kimberly!!"
- Kenzie
Took Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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"My daughter is brand new to acting. She was really nervous for her first lesson. Once she got started, all of that nervousness melted away and she had a blast. After her lesson, she just had to tell me all about it and how much fun she had. Heather rocks!"
- Cahli
Took Improv Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"I have been searching for the right guidance, a home for learning, real collaborative searching through scripted text to reveal art, and comradderie while doing so and I finally found Zach. He’s not afraid to use all avenues to achieve what we agree that we are trying to create and so there is no “formula” or “technique” as much as catering to what’s being demanded from the writing and how do we get there. He’s patient, smart, approaches the work from director, actor, cinematographer, and producer angles, creating an incredibly comprehensive coaching that makes everything else I’ve ever encountered in LA pale in comparison. Go to Zach. Curiosity. Creation. Success. HIGHEST recommendation."
- Jay
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Zach B.
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"Jessica is an amazing dance instructor. She inspired me to take dancing serious and has worked with me endlessly to perfect my craft. She teaches in a way that is easy for her students to retain quickly and takes the time to make sure everyone is on one accord."
- Amanda
Took Dance Choreography lessons from Miss Luckie J.
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"This is an update since my last review. Just came back from filming. I want thank Kim for her guidance, her support to make my first acting successful! She is a very knowledgeable acting coach. The important part is that she puts her heart and mind on her student. I highly recommend you take her lessons!"
- Jessica Zhao
Took Film Acting lessons from Kim C.
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"Very patient and understanding! Looking forward to future lessons..."
- Kim
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Jessica was very professional and polite. She took her time and patiently went through the choregraphy step by step ensuring my child had the moves before moving on. Jessica encougred and allowed my daugher to flourish into a awesone dancer ."
- Peaches
Took Dance Choreography lessons from Miss Luckie J.
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"Shauna is an amazing, transformational teacher. She has knowledge of a range of performance genres, styles and techniques, and is an extremely supportive teacher. I have been learning from Shauna for several years now and plan to continue learning from her--I would highly recommend!"
- Jordana
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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