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Shauna K.

30 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $45
  • Teaching since 1993
  • BFA in acting from Carnegie-Mellon University and College at Purchase SUNY
  • Awarded People's Choice Award - Best Director - Women's Minyan from Jet Theater - West Bloomfield, MI
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Shauna K.

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You will learn how to connect and open up to your emotional life, trust your instincts and gain confidence in performance. You'll learn how to stop your nerves and work with your nerves so they serve you and not strangle your talent. Having coached actors for many years, technique and performance are my specialities. You'll learn detailed exercises that will bring your individuality and passion to any script. You will learn how to let go of non-productive habits that impede your creative process and how to increase use your vocal and physical expressiveness. You will learn exercises and insights that will increase your ACTOR TOOLBOX so you are equipped to face rehearsals and performances.

I teach many styles of acting and have been teaching acting for over 25 years. I am the Artistic Director of Voice Theatre and have directed over 40 productions on 4 continents. Check out some of the videos at the bottom of my pictures!

In America I have taught acting at; New York ...

About Shauna

Shauna is a professional director, acting and voice teacher and artistic director of Voice Theatre. She has taught voice and acting in many universities in the UK and US. She has directed over forty plays in eight countries from Aberbeen, Scotland to San Antonio, Texas to London, England to Paris,

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Agustin
I’m about 5 or 6 lessons deep with Shauna and as a lifelong singer, she’s already helped immensely with correcting some bad habits I never realized I had — which is making for better performance with less effort! Highly recommended teacher, works at your pace, and the bonus is the breathing exercises she’s led me through each lesson, which completely change my day and are incredibly relaxing. Thanks so much Shauna!!
Mia
I am about to enter high school and I wanted to improve my acting skills in preparation for my goal to perform in school plays. I came to Shauna to learn acting techniques and skills to improve my acting abilities. I learned so much from Shauna. I looked forward to my weekly acting lessons and the preparation that went into each lesson. Shauna helped me feel at ease, even when doing something new and challenging. She encouraged me to reach outside my comfort zone and the exercises helped me really understand acting. This has been a great experience and I look forward to working with Shauna in the future!
Jon
Easily the best voice teacher I've had. I took a break for a long time from singing, and so it's really been starting from scratch. Shauna is an incredible teacher in her ability to not only explain the mechanics of singing, but also tie in the mental pieces as well. I've been working with her for a few months by now, and very excited to see what kind of progress is made as we keep working together.

Arianna G.

2 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $25
  • Speaks Italian
  • AB Italian Studies & Performance Studies from Brown University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Arianna G.

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As a performer trained by faculty of the Moscow Art Theatre, Brown University, and the Barrow Group, I have an extensive knowledge of and experience in the actor’s preparation and work on the stage and screen. I can provide students with structure and achievable goals as they pursue their craft and learn about their unique instrument.

About Arianna

Hello! I'm a graduate of Brown University with honors in Italian Studies and Performance Studies. I am a tutor with over five years of experience and have completed over 800 hours of tutoring. I have over 25 hours of test prep training for the SAT and ACT and over 10 hours of training for Executive

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Kayla S Martin
Amazing! I enjoyed my first grammar lesson & I can’t wait until for more lessons.
Chris
She’s terrific. Kind, patient and interested in the work. She’s very encouraging and obviously smart.

Nicholas R.

6 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $75
  • Speaks Englsih
  • Teaching since 2016
  • Television,Film, Theatre Theory from Bristol University
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Nicholas R.

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Hello,

My name is Nichoals Richardson and I am a working professinal actor from England with a passion for teaching, wich I have cultivated over the years. My approach is friendly and detailed and based on my experiecne in the industry and what works today. Part of our work together will be focussing on improving your skills tehcniquly, as well as building your confidence and exploring potential. I bleive acting training can be extremly improtant whether your goals are to become a proffesional acotor or build communication skills, public speaking, or general confidence.

I have a BA in Televison, Film and Theater theory from Bristol Univeristy in England, and an MA in Acting from The Guidlhall School of Music and Drama (alumni includes Daniel Craig, Orlando Bloom, Lilly James) which is a classical training.

I have worked preofessionaly in television, film and theater (with networks such as Hulu, Fox Searlight and Comedy central TV) and have an extensive background in ...

About Nicholas

Hello, My name is Nicholas Richardson and I am a working professional actor from England with a passion for teaching, which I have cultivated over the years. My approach is friendly and detailed and based on my experience in the industry and with what works today. Part of our work together wi

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Natalie
Nicholas teaches from the heart with clarity and expert knowledge. After working with him I felt so prepared and confident. Would highly recommend!
Steve
Nick is an excellent teacher. He has already improved my creativity and communication skills so much in the few sessions I've had with him. I've been able to step outside of my comfort zone and am a better actor for it. Thank you Nick for such encouraging words and your kind spirit. I can't wait to work together again very soon.
Stella
Nicholas is fantastic! He is encouraging and knows exactly where to push to get that bit extra out of you.

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Mac M.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $100
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Mac M.

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I can't really talk too much about how other teachers work, and also don't want to. But I know I have and always had many happy and successful students. From kids, adults, professionals, hobbyists to people who retired and finally have time to fulfill a life goal.

About Mac

Hello Students, Parents, Grandparents and all the other happy people. :) Just send me a message if you are interested in taking lessons and we go from there and figure out what goals you have and how we can take it from there. I teach kids (my youngest was 4 years old when we started), adults, pr

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Jeff
Marcel is an extremely capable German tutor. He has an extensive understanding of German and will out of his way to help you learn.
Friederike
I take lessons from Marcel for about 5 years now. We started with Accordion and I asked him later if he could teach me German as well. I knew he would teach German. No I am taking 3 hours accordion and mostly 2-3 hours German on the weekends and I am loving it.

I can truly say he is one of the best teachers / tutors out there. He is not only super patient but puts so much heart and passion into the lessons.

I know he is mostly super busy but if you have the chance to take lessons with him, I would say GO FOR IT! :)
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Heather M. L.

131 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $29
  • Speaks English, German
  • Teaches Beginner
  • Teaching since 2003
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Heather M. L.

131 Reviews
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I believe, wholeheartedly, that with the right teaching and encouragement, anyone can learn to become an actor. Both children and adult beginners will have a great time playing acting "games", (i.e. exercises) that encourage creativity and freedom of artistic expression.

About Heather M.

More important than my conservatory education and my experience as an educator and a performer is my passion for teaching music and acting and my undying belief that anyone can learn to be a musician and an actor. I'm currently available to teach lessons in my own St. Augustine home studio and

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Carly -.
So glad I finally decided to go forward with taking lessons. Heather is so sweet and takes the pressure out of learning!
Ben B.
Sheryl
My 10 yr old’s great grandma took lessons from Heather and hooked us up with her. Asher loves his lessons with Heather!
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Sara J.

40 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $20
  • Awarded Schubert Fellowship from Songfest 2014
  • Bachelor of Arts in Music, Minor in Theatre from University of South Carolina
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Sara J.

40 Reviews
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Are you interested in auditioning for plays? Are you a singer who wants to improve your characterization during songs? Or, maybe you just want to try some acting lessons for fun or to build confidence? Let's work together! We will choose monologues, work on speech patterns, and learn how to create a character. We can also prep for auditions, learn improv, or prepare for public speaking opportunities!

About Sara

Hello, and welcome to my page! I am a classically trained singer, certified yoga instructor, and actress from Columbia, SC. I have taught and performed in Southern California, Boston, and the greater Charlotte area. My teaching philosophy is that, whether it be music, acting, or flexibility, EV

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Racehle L.
She's so informative and kind. Such a great instructor.
John
Sara is a wonderful Yoga instructor - very patient and flexible in supporting me as I learn Yoga.
Andreagia Bevilacqua
She really listens to what and how you sing and is clearly very knowledgeable.

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in White Plains, NY

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in White Plains is $72. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $134 per hour.
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45 min
$56 average
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$72 average

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"The lesson was loads of fun. :) I felt a lot more comfortable with it than I thought I would."
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Took Acting lessons from April S.
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"Really patient and kind - if you're inexperienced as many of us are - he starts you off with great foundations to work with."
Sasha
Took Acting lessons from Randy S.
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"I am a beginner and was pretty nervous. Kim is such an incredibly warm & positive person, she put me at ease immediately. We hit it off from the start. She gave me not only instruction on acting, but also information about the industry and how-to's on everything from calming my nerves to staying positive in everyday life. Kim definitely knows what she is doing and I am excited for her to take me on the journey of learning to act. I don't think I could have picked a better instructor!"
Lisa Christy
Took Acting lessons from Kim C.
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"Rachel is an amazing teacher! She helped me with a self tape and was so amazing! She not only coached me on the acting of the scene, but also in how to make sure the technical side of the self tape was as effective as possible. I highly recommend her!"
Janice
Took Acting lessons from Rachel J.
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"Ms. Yvette is 100% attentive to her students and their different levels of skill and experience. She is quite into "making the student look better" and not so much concerned with showing nay any client "How Good she Is". Let's face it, only the competent teachers need not rub your face in their expertise ... their actions speak louder than their egos. I have studies with only two other "competent" instructors, and I have been a writer, director, and actor on a few projects... were I to build a substantial team of reliable professionals: YVETTE would be on board! You can trust her with her honest feedback and attuned awareness for self improvement techniques. She is delightful and yet quite skilled. FIVE out of FIVE Stars. -30- -30- -30-"
Gregg Oreo
Took Acting lessons from Yvette R.
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"SPEAK THE SPEECH I PRAY YOU TRIPPINGLY ON THE TONGUE
AND DO NOT SAW THE AIR"
Michael
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Love the way Sarah breaks every line and sentence apart for you to fully develop your character ."
Christopher
Took Acting lessons from Sarah M.
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"I always trust my instincts :) Yep, Great time with a wonderful instructor. Thank you!"
Georgia
Took Acting lessons from James W.
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"My Daughter had her first class today. She is soo happy. She loved Kimberly, and she told me she thinks they are going to be a great team."
Violeta
Took Acting lessons from Kimberly S.
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