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Gabriel W.

46 Reviews
New York, NY
Starting at $60
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaching since 2006
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Gabriel W.

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Acting with ease is mostly about really being relaxed and at peace while fulfilling a role. The best acting comes from having passion and confidence in the choices that you have made while you have prepared. The greatest obstacle? The inner critic, the inner skeptic, the inner dragon that works hard to put on the breaks and make us question ourselves and whether it is safe or not to let go. My job is to help you feel safe enough to be able to trust your creative instincts and your natural impulses. I'm more of a kind, compassionate, understanding and forgiving coach who nurtures the talent that is already in there. We all know you've got it -- who are we kidding?

About Gabriel

Gabriel is a fiery and passionate vocal instructor proficient in the fields of acting, singing and vocal development. A professional singer, actor and teacher with a BFA in Theater Arts. Gabriel doesn't just possess a formal college education, but more importantly a real world education based o

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Hunter
Gabriel has been my vocal teacher for over a year now. He is great to work with. He is also very kind, patient, and caring.
Karen L.
Gabriel is an excellent teacher. I thought he immediately had insight into how to help improve my singing voice with varies exercises. He acted most professionally. I think I really benefited in only my very first lesson with him.
John
Gabriel is very patient and understanding, helping to guide you into the areas that you need to work on and improve. He is fantastic at explaining things in ways you can understand them to help you better reach your goals. Additionally, he is all about being yourself and feeling comfortable which makes the experience all the more enriching!
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Jeremy K.

11 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $40
  • BFA in Drama from New York University - Tisch School of the Arts
  • Teaching since 1996
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Jeremy K.

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I have been teaching and coaching actors for 20 years. My students work professionally on stage, TV and film. Within the first few lessons, you will understand how to create a character. Soon, you will have the skills to book a role. I specialize in method acting, but draw upon my experience at The Second City (improvisation) in Chicago and other training I have had. I love working with students of all ages and experience levels; I can't wait to meet you!

About Jeremy

Are you working on a part for a play or film and need assistance? If you are new to acting, I can teach you what it takes to be an actor and how to bring a character to life. Do you need to prepare for an audition? Do you want to learn about the business of acting? Script analysis? I can help. I

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Philip B.
Really Great teacher, patient, knowlegable and listens. Highly recommend.
cindy
My son enjoys his acting lessons immensely. Jeremy always makes him feel comfortable and at ease. His method is fantastic.
Kieran
I would recommend Jeremy to any 1st timer actor or actor very professional great teacher

Da-Rell T.

9 Reviews
Brooklyn, NY
Starting at $120
  • Speaks Dance, Body Language
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Da-Rell T.

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You just want to learn how to boogie when the music hits you? Or maybe even feel more comfortable socializing when out and about? I can teach you the skills required to impress your audience and attract the right kind of attention when on the dance floor or just moving with the music.
I have been teaching dance for over 15 years, ever since starting dance clubs in high school. I learned I loved teaching and I loved to learn from others.
My goals as a teacher is~~~
~To cultivate my students' talents, strengths, and abilities in as little as one training session.
~To raise my students confidence in skills they didn't know they already possessed.
~To open the students mind on ways of thinking about rhythm and movement that can have physical results.
~To pass on knowledge

About Da-Rell

I am a hip-hop/house/contemporary dancer with professional/classical training, an academic background, and a passion for taking my students to the next level. I received my degrees in Dance, Psychology and Philosophy, and use these fields as a framework to help direct and assist students in learnin

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Da-Rell is a very knowledgable and sensitive teacher, who worked with our son who definitely needs this special attention. We are sorry our son doesn't live in Da-Rell's area.
Jordan B.
Da-Rell and I hit it off right away. In less than a day we already had a dance lesson planned, and we got right to it. Da-Rell has groove and is the number one recommended hip-hop dance trainer from the Take Lessons company. We went over moon walking, sliding / gliding, and other modern hip-hop moves. Da-Rell also helped film the dance moves on camera so I could keep the video as a study guide. Thank you Da-Rell!

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Tina B.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Associate of Applied Science from Phillips Junior College
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Tina B.

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So, what is improv? Improvisation, or improv, is a form of live theatre in which the plot, characters and dialogue of a game, scene or story are made up in the moment. Often improvisers will take a suggestion from the audience, or or draw on some other source of inspiration to get started.

Improvisation, in my opinion, is one of the most important talents that an actor can acquire. I feel that it is essential in method acting and, as a theatre performer who understands that anything can happen on stage in front of a live audience, it is a tool of survival. Improv can also unlock our ability to be natural and, in turn, more believable.

Last but not least, an actor who has mastered the art of improv will be more confident and less nervous on stage.

About Tina

A recent transplant from Los Angeles, California; I have been singing professionally for more than forty years as well as having leading roles in local theatre productions. I have also been assistant director, musical director, choreographer, costumer and writer for many productions from West Side

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Shelbie H.
Shelbie is so excited. Can not wait to next lesson
Paula
I absolutely loved my first class with Tina. I am very excited to continue voice lessons with her.
Grace E.
Tina was fabulous! Incredibly knowledgeable and attentive, my daughter is so excited to learn and train with Tina.
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Jameson J.

29 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $49
  • Speaks German
  • Awarded Southwest Regional Finalist from Metropolitan Opera National Council Auditions
  • Bachelor of Music in Vocal Performance from Rice University
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Jameson J.

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Learn to use your voice with ease with the Alexander Technique.

About Jameson

If you are a seasoned performer, I will guide you in developing agility, musicality, range, dynamics, and phrase shape. If you are a first-time vocal student, I will provide an engaging, supportive environment to find your voice. My instruction is based on professionalism, experience and range

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Matthew
I have had 2 voice lessons with Jameson, and I really like him and his approach. He has simple techniques that help me sing better: expand my range and vocal quality. I think in a short time I will have significant improvement.
Abbas
Mr. Jameson was very patient & gave clear instructions. Looking forward to continuing lesdons with him!
Grant P.
My son learned a lot, came away excited and already looking forward to the next lesson.

Malexah M.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Spanish, English
  • Dance and art from University of Houston
  • Teaching since 2006
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Malexah M.

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Learn modern dance.

About Malexah

I have 13 years of experience teaching dance and fitness, from toddlers to adults. I teach a variety of dance and fitness classes. I also teach English and Spanish classes to kids and adults.

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"I always try and surround myself with people who give me confidence and make me better. Kathryn does both of those. She doesn't view you as a dollar sign but as an artist. She's the coach that sends you "Happy Birthday" and "Get Well Soon" texts because she genuinely cares.

I've been with her for over a year already and have no plans of stopping. Thank you so much, Kathryn. :)"
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Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Very happy with Bill. I am taking the lessons to help my communication skills at work. Bill takes the time to understand my work situation and give advice on my specific situation."
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Took Speaking Voice lessons from Bill P.
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"David gave excellent instruction, advice and tips. I loved the one on one coaching and attention to detail. Can't wait for the next class!"
- Miranda
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from David T.
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Took Acting lessons from Jessie M.
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"Gabriel is awesome! I had absolutely zero acting experience before him. He taught me the basics of acting as well as tips to get into the industry. I am now working on video reels and perfecting monologues. I highly recommend Gabriel for any experience level. I am now much more confident in my abilities and am very excited to continue learning from him."
- Emily
Took Acting lessons from Gabriel B.
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"I have had the unique experience of working with Anthony Michael Martinez as both a teacher/coach and fellow teacher. He has coached me in private sessions on multiple Shakespeare monologues and contemporary pieces. He had an incredible ability to explain various acting adjustments and helps to bring the best out of the performances and performers. I always feel confident after working with Anthony, and he makes each session fun and full of energy. Similarly, as a fellow teacher, Anthony can adapt to any situation, student or class size. He is energetic, articulate, and has an incredible sense of humor with students and teachers. He is an ideal fellow teacher."
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Took Acting lessons from Anthony Michael M.
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"Amazing commitment to teaching kids music, performance, movement, dance through fun methods. Fawn is extremely talented and engaging, she keeps my kids in music and they have an incredible time while learning and gaining a solid foundation in music, performance, piano and voice. We love Fawn."
- Janette
Took Stage Performance lessons from Fawn A.
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"Sara was well-prepared and gave me some excellent lessons to complete in preparation for the next class. Very professional."
- Denise
Took Acting lessons from Sara J.
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"Vandi is incredible! Her approach resonated greatly with me by first teaching the mechanics behind speech and then walking me through exercises that enhance speech.
She is friendly, affable, and listens. I absolutely recommend her!"
- Ilene
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Vandi E.
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"With a background as an actor, writer, and director, Zach brings so much to the table. He truly understands the actor's process, offering invaluable guidance and insight, and knows how to bring out an actor's most genuine, connected, and truthful work. His approach is broadened and strengthened by the fact that he deeply understands the anatomy of a script, and can break down the beats of a scene like no one else. I cannot recommend Zach highly enough."
- Vic
Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Zach B.
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