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Yiqing Z.

7 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Mandarin
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Yiqing Z.

7 Reviews
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A working actor graduated from Stella Adler Studio of Acting. I worked both on stage and on camera, in English and Mandarin, with award-winning directors and actors from China and Europe.

About Yiqing

Native mandarin speaker. Great with children. Experience in public speaking, debating, hosting and acting. I will have customized study plans for you, boost your confidence, and help you add personality to your words!

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Ladarian T.
She was very good for my first class. I believe it will be a great journey with her.
Jerilyn R.
She is the best teacher ever I learn something new every time we meet. I also feel like I'm getting better little by little each day.
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Matt P.

3 Reviews
Astoria, NY
Starting at $32
  • Teaches students 3 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2013
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Matt P.

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Fun, spontaneity and practicality are the key to Matt's approach! We'll find the humor and excitement in whatever you're working on, with intelligent analysis and more than a little silliness. Matt is experienced in working with all age groups, from 3 1/2 years old to adults.

About Matt

I am a professional director, producer, and teaching artist. I graduated from Ithaca College with a BFA in Acting. In the last five years, I have taught acting, drama, creative writing, comedy writing and improv to thousands of students of all ages in the greater NYC area. I've brought my fun-focus

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Liliana N.
My 9 y.o. is taking acting lessons online with Matt and he is AWESOME. Not everyone is gifted in both their craft AND the way they engage with kids, but Matt is, and my daughter already adores him. He is highly skilled, personable, creative in his approach, and fun. Highly recommended, Matt is a delight!
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Ryan H.
Matt is absolutely amazing! He is so helpful on how he is able to think outside the box to bring out the potential of your project!
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Adam R.

87 Reviews
Watchung, NJ
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 1 and up
  • Teaching since 1997
  • Music from Westminster Choir College
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Adam R.

87 Reviews
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I coach monologues, scenes and commercials. Hour sessions are available but count as two 30 minute sessions back to back.

About Adam

I love working with students of all ages and levels in person and online. I've worked with professionals on TV, Broadway, MTV as well as students 3 years old to 97 just studying for fun. Adam runs successful teaching studios in New York City, Watchung, New Jersey, and online. *** Lesson Deta

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Dane R.
Very informative, looking forward to the next class
Andrew W.
Wonderful experience. I think that I’ll be able to improve with him by my side :-)
Konrad R.
I enjoyed working with Adam on reducing my accent. He has an uncanny talent to pick up subtleties in my pronunciation to identify where my accent becomes apparent. He worked iteratively with me to find words, syllable, vowels or consonants that I mispronounce. What makes him a great teacher is that he approaches the pronunciation from many different angles. It's not easy to work on your own accent which is why his witty teachings helps a lot to make every session very enjoyable.

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Karalyn J.

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Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2016
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Karalyn J.

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Experienced teacher of 6 years specializing in voice, music theory, piano, and acting. As someone who dreaded lessons as a child (shh...don't tell my mom!), I strive to make our learning environment laid back and fun, which directly translates to more enjoyable and productive sessions for you! I curate a specific lesson program for each student so they learn the material they enjoy and the skills needed to achieve their unique goals. If you're looking to improve your skills and have some fun along the way, shoot me a message!

About Karalyn

I am a music director, theater director, arranger, and performer with degrees in music and theater from Harvard University. I am currently the music director of a world-touring jazz a cappella group and the artistic director and acting teacher at an inclusive and accessible theater company. I gr

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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $65
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Awarded Critics Circle Award Kathryn K from San Francisco Bay Area Theatre Critics Circle Award
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Kathryn K.

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Working with Actors for film is my specialty. I work with actors on an ongoing basis who are auditioning, are in preproduction or production, to make sure they are prepared and doing their best work. If you’ve never done a film or show, we will work to make sure you achieve the ability to understand what is needed to work as an actor in this medium. We work on auditions and self tapes and how to do them. I’ll work with you to discover the way only you create. I will give you the technique to discover your uniqueness and uncanny veracity for your craft and how to maintain emotional equilibrium and to have the ability to practice discipline and a work ethic. It’s also my job, as your coach, to look out for you. I want you to explore what it's like to experience the unbelievable amount of satisfaction you can have by allowing yourself to study acting. I teach from a method base and will work on monologues, scenes, and audition materials, collaborating with you on what it is you need to

About Kathryn

Kathryn K I am happy to offer committed actors, executives, engineers and speakers private sessions to strengthen your performance and ignite your work. For actors I specialize in acting for film as a Method Acting Coach. I address technique for film, stage, set, self tape, audition technique,

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Deborah D.
Kathryn has helped me build my skills and confidence in presenting and recording myself on video for corporate and sales facing content. No detail too small or not discussed... in a good way... from lighting, to microphone placement, to clothing, to make-up, to how to mentally prepare before hand, to the content and the delivery. This is the beginning of what I hope to be a long term journey to continuously hone my skills. She is down to earth, real, genuine, kind and funny. Money very well invested.
Jamie M.
Loved working with Kathryn this first lesson. She gave me some tools that I can use right away. She is delightful and fun to work with!
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Marjorie K.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian, French, German
  • Awarded Winner - International Lucianno Vocal Competition, Finalist - National Opera voice competition, McAllister Awards for Opera Competition, The International Enrico Caruso Vocal Competition and the Classical Productions vocal Competition from Inter-cities Performing Arts, Inc., and private instatutions sponcered the competitions
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Marjorie K.

40 Reviews
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I teach actors, speakers and singers how to up their performance level by completely wiping out stage fright and performance anxiety. This is a learned skill that is guaranteed to bring your performances to the highest level. I teach audition and performance preparation. What needs to be practiced a head of time before you get to your audition or performance. These preparation skills will give you the confidence to be your absolute best for all of your performances and auditions!

About Marjorie

Marjorie has taught beginners to advanced students of all ages in every vocal style including Opera, Classical, Musical Theatre, Pop, Jazz, Folk, Rock, R&B and Gospel at Hunter College, New York University, La Guardia Community College, The Learning Annex as well as her private vocal studio in NYC

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Cadence W.
Marjorie is a great teacher, my daughter is learning and enjoying going to her lessons.
Ann-Marie G.
Beautiful setting, wonderful teacher. My granddaughters truly enjoyed their lesson and are eagerly awaiting their next.
Madelyn G.
Beautiful setting, wonderful teacher. My granddaughters truly enjoyed their first lesson and are eagerly awaiting their next one

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"David was great! My son really enjoyed his first class with him. David took his time explaining a lot to my 9 year old son and get to know him.

We will be having more classes with him."
Thomas
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"FIRST TIMe doing an online acting class and was a great experience. My daughter loved it."
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Took Acting lessons from Sarah M.
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"Hi, I want to take lessons. I’m pretty young but my mom would be paying. It’s my birthday May 21st and I wanna start that day are you available, and when do we pay, before or after the lesson?"
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"Donnabella has taught me so much about how to act and how to get into the industry. She’s so nice and fun. I can’t wait to do more lessons with her. (:"
Grace
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Great first lesson! Got to get some nerves out."
Joseph Pecylak
Took Acting lessons from Jan N.
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"Kelsey is a great instructor . She brought out the emotions I thought I didn't have. She made me feel relaxed and I had fun with her teaching style. Thank you Kelsey. You are the best instructor ever"
Mary-Martha
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Absolutely loved it and feel he is the best teacher to get my goals accomplished!"
Neenah
Took Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"thank you Donnabella!"
Anne
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"With only one lesson my daughter has already shown improvement! Really put her at ease and was very kind and patient. Knows how to bring out best in her student. Very impressive"
Hope
Took Acting lessons from Vandi E.
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"Taking classes with Donnabella is amazing! She is very helpful, and she is great at explaining all the ins and outs of getting started with acting. I am new to acting classes, so I was extremely nervous. Donnabella makes me feel comfortable and gives me great constructive critique to help me progress each week!"
Abigail
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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