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Sara P.

51 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $25
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts in Ballet Pedagogy from University of Oklahoma
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Sara P.

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With an emphasis on strong foundations and musicality I would love to help anyone become a more well rounded dancer.

Whether you're just starting out or want to polish a few problem areas I'm here to help!

About Sara

Hello! I'm Sara! I started dancing at the age of 3. I am well versed in Ballet, Modern and Jazz. I attended Joffrey San Antonio (2004) and Paul Taylor New York (2010) intensives. While in high school I taught Ballet, Jazz, Pre-Pointe and Pointe classes to dancers age 3-14. In 2011 I gradu

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Molly
Sara is fantastic! Definitely recommend working with her.
Jana
I really look forward to each class with Sara. Best instructor ever!!!
Lyla B.
Online, engaging and fun! Thank you! It was great.

Sol K.

6 Reviews
Ridgewood, NY
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Spanish
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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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.
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Diana G.

5 Reviews
Nyack, NY
Starting at $42
  • Speaks French, Italian
  • Teaching since 1995
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Diana G.

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I founded my own theater company 21 years ago and have been teaching and directing actors from ages 6-80 over more than 65 productions. I am an engaging and deeply knowledgeable theater professional who will guide you to get the most out of every speech you want to speak or role you want to play. I can work with you on audition pieces for schools, college or Broadway, as well as just help round out your scene work when you're already in the middle of a rehearsal process. I have quick tips and fixes for any scenario and my approach is personal, and centered on what you want to get out of your experience and what you are bringing to the table in terms of creating a character. My specialty is Shakespeare and I can help you unravel all those imbedded text clues. Let's get started!

About Diana

I am a director, actor, producer and playwright who founded my own company 21 years ago. I have personally directed over 65 plays by Shakespeare, Moliere, Stoppard, Shaw and others, and have produced over 95. I LOVE theater! It's everything that I think is great about the world - sharing stories to

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Annmarie
Diana is a skilled and knowledgeable acting teacher. She helped my shy son find his voice and become the confident young man he is today. Personally, Diana helped me as an adult to overcome stage fright. Once I told Diana of my issue, she encouraged me to join one of her productions, and she nurtured me through the whole experience. Her skillful techniques and her caring, nurturing nature is a perfect combination for an amazing acting coach.
Carol
My daughter has worked with Diana in CST for 8 years. It is truly remarkable what she does for these kids, and what she gets out of them. By providing a safe space where they can learn, question, and have fun with the material, they become comfortable performing, and sharing their gifts with the public. Not only that, but they are learning Shakespeare, which has huge effect on their understanding of literature and global history. Diana makes all this FUN for the kids. They are there because they want to be, and from the youngest to the oldest they put their all into their performances while always supporting each other.
Olga
Diana’s teaching style must be a lot of fun, because my son has been studying acting with her for more than 3 years! He is always looking forward to the next learning / practice session!

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Sophie P.

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Starting at $34
  • Teaches students 10 to 22
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • BFA Theatre and Performance from Emerson College
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Sophie P.

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Preparing for an audition? Taking on a challenging role? I can help! Having just graduated from Emerson College's BFA Theatre and Performance program, I can help you build your acting skills that will allow you to perform with confidence and poise. My lessons are fun and tailored to what you want to work on, be that diction, breath, or honesty. Break legs!

About Sophie

I recently graduated from Emerson College's BFA Theatre and Performance program, where I took classes in Shakespeare, improv, monologues, and more. I have acted in both regional and Emerson College productions and am proud to say I finished my senior year with a lead role in a new play with Emerson

Gigi G.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $70
  • Awarded Winner of The Herb Alpert Young Jazz Composer Award 2017 from ASCAP & The Herb Alpert Foundation
  • Teaching since 2006
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Gigi G.

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All ages are welcome. I am an experienced musician and educator with a B.M dual degree in Jazz Composition and Performance from Berklee College of Music, as well as a Master of Music Theory and Composition Degree in Scoring for Film and Multimedia from New York University.

I encourage learning with creativity and curiosity, which makes the lessons both fun and productive. I mainly teach voice, piano, music theory and composition lessons for all ages.

Besides these subjects, I also give lessons for ABRSM exam prep, college-bound musician prep, music theory placement exam, music history placement exam, ear training, arranging, orchestration, counterpoint, classical harmony, jazz harmony, Logic Pro, Sibelius and Pro Tools.

Formerly, I taught voice at City Music Mentoring Program in Boston, and worked as a music tutor at Berklee College of Music Learning Center for subjects such as harmony, ear training, arranging and counterpoint. As a music tutor, I was responsible for helping ...

About Gigi

All ages are welcome. I am an experienced musician and educator with a B.M dual degree in Jazz Composition and Performance from Berklee College of Music, as well as a Master of Music Theory and Composition Degree in Scoring for Film and Multimedia from New York University. I encourage learning w

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Don M.
Megan Kim
She was the great teacher for my son. She has helped my son to build up strong foundation on voice. She is kind and pleasant as well!
Lincoln
My 6yr old just took his first lesson and is hooked. Gigi is very sweet and stirred up an excitement in him. My son definitely liked the "idea" of learning the piano but is now confidant and actually writing his first song! Who knew, 5 notes and you can become a composer! BRAVO GIGI:)

Gwendolyn K.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks German
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Master of Arts Lied, Oratorio, Konzert from Universität der Künste
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Gwendolyn K.

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I access speaking through movement and resonance. We discover the way your body moves freely, opening up the breath and getting it to flow freely. Then we discover how to access your resonance with that freely flowing breath. Singing and speaking comes easily from there. Lessons with me are a combination of yoga class, anatomy lesson, and actually making sound. I find that if we see our voices as another part of the body that we're training, we see that speaking is a movement technique, and looking at it that way actually gives us the freedom to make art with it.

About Gwendolyn

I'm an opera singer with seven years of stage experience in Germany and the US, including top houses like the Deutsche Oper Berlin, the Komische Oper Berlin, Konzerthaus Berlin, and, since moving to the Bay Area, I have worked with Opera San Jose and Lamplighter's Theater. I have a MA in singing fr

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Monet
Gwendolyn is my first vocal coach. She is helping me to access the power and confidence in my speaking and singing voice. Using full body movement and vocal exercises she opened up a world of singing for me that I never knew before. She has helped me to discover my body as an instrument (crazy right?!). Gwendolyn has a tremendous amount of knowledge on the mechanics of the body, the way sound is made in our bodies and of course music! I am more powerful and confident in my voice than I have ever been. Gwendolyn is amazing!!
Monika
Working with Gwendolyn brought forth several break throughs even after just one session. She intuitively guided me into alignment, and with such efficacy & ease, my connection to body and breath continues to deepen now, months later. The work I've done on my own or with other teachers came to a (an aligned, you could say) clarity while working with this gifted teacher - definitely recommend!
Joanna
Gwendolyn is the best! I loved her yogalign class. She’s so warm and open and made me feel really comfortable just being myself and trying new things.

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"Keith takes each of his students to the next level, whether through dramatic or comedic material. His expertise and energy are boundless, and he inspires his students to be the best they can be. He has a degree in theater from American Musical and Dramatic Academy in Los Angeles, and is excited to pass on his wealth of knowledge to his students. He specializes in audition preparation, whether for the stage or the big screen, and has invaluable information about acting as a business. Every student will leave their lessons with Keith invigorated and excited about acting as an art form and a business."
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"I've had 4 lessons with Kelsey so far and feel like I've already learned SO MUCH. I have never had a lesson in my life before I started with her, which could be intimidating but she makes you feel very comfortable.
Kelsey is awesome and really good at explaining techniques and also making sure you understand them. She's patient and encouraging. I know I still have so much left to learn and I'm really looking forward to it! She's very knowledgeable and you can tell she has a true passion for acting."
Tiffany
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"David was perfect, very patient and encouraging! He truly has the gift of being able to teach it shines through with out a doubt. According to my son he was a "funny teacher" the two were working together very hard and cracking jokes like old friends how can anyone top that. I have a feeling we gained not only a teacher but a great new friend!!!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kelsey is such a great acting teacher. She's very patient with beginners like myself and also a great communicator. She gave me tips and a knowledge on film acting which I will carry on forever. I recommend very highly to taking her class."
Alexandria
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Great start to our sessions together. Looking forward to continuing to grow and learn from David's tutelage."
Richard
Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"AJ enjoyed his lessons and learned a lot."
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Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"Very good teacher. Explain things clearly"
Tin-Wan
Took Voice Acting lessons from David T.
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"Good class despite technical difficulties."
Jane
Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"James is a great teacher. He showed me a lot on my first day"
Sarah
Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"I love Margo! She has a way with helping me understand my own voice in a simple way. She doesn't over-complicate things and working with her is a lot of fun."
Renee
Took African Dance lessons from Margo L.
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