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Claire F.

New York, NY
Starting at $117
  • BA Drama from Kenyon College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Claire F.

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I have over 20 years of experience as a professional actor in thearte, tv and film.
I am currently working as an off-Broadway actor, writer/director and producer of a web-series I also star in.
I have 10 years of experience teaching high-school drama, undergrad acting, private coaching, undergrad and grad acting coaching, auditions for tv, and theatre.
I truly love teaching and bring my 1st hand experience and love of the craft to every lesson.
My teachers have been my biggest champions and I truly value each student, and champion their work with humor, kindness and instilling the values of hard-work and empathy.

About Claire

Born in Wilmington, NC, Claire is the daughter of a poet, and dancer. Acting credits include: New York: The Making of King Kong (Target Margin Theatre) A Christmas Carol (Blessed Unrest), NY Classical Theatre (Macbeth), NYTW, The Fire This Time Festival, New Victory LabWorks, New Dramatists, Queens

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Matt P.

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Astoria, NY
Starting at $32
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • BFA Acting from Ithaca College
  • 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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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!

Dakota W.

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Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
  • Teaching since 2017
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Dakota W.

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I trained at the same school as Jesse Tyler Ferguson (Modern Family), Ray Fischer (Justice League), Tyne Daly (look her up, you won't be sorry) and Jason Derulo. I am well versed in dialects, American Standard, stage combat (armed and unarmed), film acting, acting for stage, classical, acting and more! Even if you just want to work on a monologue. Im happy to help! I've been a working actor both on stage and screen for almost three years now, but let's be real. We all need a side hustle. I can even help you with learning how to self-produce/promote on a budget.

About Dakota

Hello! I am a trained, working actor with real world experience. Anything else you need to know, if you're looking for a lesson for yourself, is in the class description. Thanks! Now if you are a parent, let me direct you to the babysitting agency Pinch Sitters, on whose website you can see that I

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iv only had one lesson with her so far. but shes really nice.
Jennie
Dakota is incredibly patient and explains things very well. She helped me very much with the project I worked on.

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Ian S.

Teaches Online
Starting at $15
  • Speaks Arabic
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Acting from Royal Conservatoire of Scotland
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Ian S.

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I just graduated from the esteemed Acting undergraduate degree at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland, after doing a year of the same degree at Emerson College in Boston- so I am very familiar with the audition and training styles of both the US and the UK! I have tons of experience teaching various subjects to people of all ages, especially high schoolers preparing for college auditions in acting or musical theater. Whether it's Shakespeare, contemporary, MT, or high-style pieces you're looking to polish, I am your guy! Can't wait to meet you!

About Ian

Hey! My name's Ian, I'm an actor who just finished training at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland's Acting course. I'm familiar with both the US and UK audition and training styles, as I attended the Acting program at Emerson College before transferring to RCS. I have tons of experience teaching,

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Teresa B.

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Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Awarded Best Film from PAN Film Festival
  • Teaching since 2005
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Teresa B.

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I am an empathetic and fun teacher who enjoys seeing students succeed. I customize each lesson plan based on the student's needs and work organically with them to achieve success. As an award winning school board certified acting coach, screenwriter and SAG Eligible actor I have professional experience in tv/film, theater, print modeling and dance to help you if your goal is to get an agent to work professionally or for personal and emotional development. I am also a certified happiness life coach here to help you deal with the road to success and find more happiness in your life.

About Teresa

I am a professional SAG eligible actor, award winning screenwriter, school board certified performing arts teacher and certified happiness life coach. I work with students of all levels and experiences including students looking to get an agent and get into the acting industry, international studen

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Amazing teacher and person!!! Teresa is a smart, talented, compassionate and creative arts educator.
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Rachel M.

5 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Speaks English, Sign Language (Very basic)
  • The Art Of Belcanto from The Hages Music Studio
  • Teaching since 2001
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Rachel M.

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Learn film acting technique that allows you to be truthful every take. Eventually you'll be able to quickly get into character even if you had little time with the material.

About Rachel

**Due to the pandemic, all lessons will now be held on a virtual/online platform until further notice.** Rachel is fully background checked by three different companies and is also fingerprinted. Rachel's private studio is where you not only learn healthy technique, but how to become a self-s

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Zoe
Racheal did a wonderful job helping my daughter with her stage presence.
Sara V.
My 9 yr. old daughter received singing lessons with Rachel. Rachel was SO wonderful, patient, and creative with every session with her. She was constantly coming up with different ways to keep her engaged and was always reassuring her to increase her confidence. She gave great constructive feedback on how my daughter was doing and what she can work on to improve. I give her 5 stars! Thanks so much, Rachel!
Steve
Overall, very impressed. She is direct and doesn't tell you something you want to hear. Her evaluation process is well rounded and planned. She puts together a great curriculum to know what to expect in the coming lessons. Very easy going person and makes you feel completely comfortable at the initial lessons.

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Average Cost of Film Acting Lessons in Woodhaven, NY

The average cost of 60-minute film acting lessons in Woodhaven is $77. 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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$56 average
60 min
$77 average

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"I have been coached by acting instructors since I was a little kid and I've never worked with someone who had more understanding of the acting craft than David Tom. I've never seen an acting coach simplistically break down technique for me to understand the way David did. I am so greatful he has shared his knowledge that must have taken years to master with me."
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Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kelsey is very good. she explains in detail."
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Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Very encouraging and someone who makes you feel comfortable!"
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Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"she was fun and she let try she also gave great advice"
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Took Film Acting lessons from Ali R.
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"My son is very difficult to work with. He had never seen any reason to memorize a monologue word for word. Jason had a very difficult job ahead of him, getting my son ready for his auditions for college. Through working with Jason,my son realized the value of memorization, and practicing his monologue enough times to get it down. He is attending AMDA now, and he could have picked from three colleges that he auditioned for.

Jason kept his cool and worked well through all the little shows of emotion and pique that my son put on. Jason really came through for us and we will be using his services again for our daughter. Not only does Jason know his stuff, but he knows how to work with and handle teens."
lara
Took Film Acting lessons from Jason M.
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"James is a wonderful film acting teacher. He taught me the importance of self-confidence and postivity. I have a new-found positive outlook on acting, thanks to James. Now I can act in anything and I know I can do it. I recommend going to James for learning about any type of acting. His stories will charm and inspire you"
Rabbi W.
Took Film Acting lessons from James W.
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"This was my first ever acting class and Donnabella made this experience feel so comforting and real. She was amazingly energetic, personable, and knowledgable about the information she shared. Donnabella was very open and receptive to providing feedback to my questions and concerns as a new actress. She even provided very helpful tips towards my future goals as well as homework for the next session. I cannot wait until the next session with Donnabella. I cannot wait to improve my acting skills, knowledge of the craft, and personal awareness over these next few weeks."
Kiki
Took Film Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"My son really enjoyed his first acting lesson with Kelsey. He learned so much, and can't wait for his next lesson."
Parker
Took Film Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Maria has coached me for every audition and part I have gotten for the past 5 years. She was referred to me by another one of her students. She is worth every penny. I'm moving to LA as I've just been cast as a series regular on a new ABC comedy but will be coaching with Maria online. I will be forever her student. She's a complete genius."
Tara
Took Film Acting lessons from Maria S.
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"David is amazing! He makes his classes so fun. My daughter looks forward to his classes every week and has already grown so much in her acting. I highly recommend David to anyone wanting to learn how to do film acting."
Jaylin
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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