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Teresa V.

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Starting at $95
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 10 and up
  • BFA Theater/Acting from University of Utah
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Teresa V.

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Film Acting technique. Harness means of working with the camera to fully express your character's emotional intention. Script analysis. Audition technique.

About Teresa

Teresa Anne V., originally from Boulder, Colorado, has taken her career from coast to coast, and abroad. She began her stage career as a classical ballerina, training and performing with such notable companies as The Joffrey Ballet and Pennsylvania Ballet. A graduate of Interlochen Arts Academy (D

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Teresa is a very knowledgeable and talented teacher! I have learned so many new techniques with sewing and clothing design thanks to her! She is very patient, kind, and dedicated to making sure her students acquire the skills they need to be successful. She thoroughly explains the projects we are working on as well as gives a clear demonstration on any project we are working on. Her in home studio is beautiful! It is quiet, clean, and organized. I truly enjoy my visits there! I’m very lucky that I found Teresa through Take Lessons and I’m so thankful to have her as my sewing guru!
Paige L.
Theresa was amazing is all I can say. My daughter needed a choreographed ballet program in three days and she pulled it together and made extra time to fit her in so she could perfect it. I should say my daughter has not done ballet since the start of the pandemic. I am so thankful for her.
Alec S.
Teresa is an incredibly knowledgeable and considerate teacher! We took ten Salsa lessons with her, coming in with no dancing experience and leaving feeling comfortable and confident showing off a myriad of awesome moves! We would highly recommend her!
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Maria S.

39 Reviews
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  • Speaks Italian, German, French, English
  • Teaching since 2002
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Maria S.

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About Maria

Maria S’s love of the arts, innate gifts, and years of training have led her to perform leading and supporting roles in dozens of musicals and operas over the past 20 years. Some of those include: Meet Me In St. Louis, Guys and Dolls, The Last Five Years, Les Misérables, South Pacific, The King an

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Rose R.
Maria is by far the perfect person to start this journey with. Her knowledge is phenomenal, and I can't wait to keep growing in my singing abilities!!
Anthony C.
Maria was teaching my daughter opera, she learned a lot and we'll seek her out again to continue. She is an expert in her field. My daughter loved her and everyone she encountered in the music industry wanted to learn how she learned this and how she learned that when we told them they said she had a good teacher. We'll be back Maria. Thanks for all you've shown her.
Ava
My daughter’s first lesson was great!
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Vandi E.

78 Reviews
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  • Speaks Spanish, French, German, Italian
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Vandi E.

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As a working actor on stage and screen for the majority of my life, with family who worked as professionals in the performing arts arena, and the continuing education and ever-growing contact list to help guide you through the ever-changing landscape of the film industry, I am here to help you! Are you a young person, watching your favorite actors on tv thinking, I bet I could be really good at that! Or someone fresh out of college thinking, now what? (That was me) Maybe you've been working in live theatre and want to transition to film acting? How do you choose what city to live in? When should I get an agent or manager? How do I get an agent or manager? What do agents and managers do? How do agents and managers get paid? Where do I find auditions? How do I negotiate? What is a "package"? I have the answers to all of these questions and more! From putting together your package, to scene analysis, monologue preparation, working off of other characters, understanding the ...

About Vandi

Vandi has extensive performance experience in multiple genres: professionally with opera, orchestra, chamber music, musical theater, straight theater, film, sacred works, church music, jazz, and contemporary music. Credentials: Russian Opera Workshop-Philadelphia 2020 Opera Programs Berlin-202

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Vandi is an outstanding teacher. She is not only extremely talented and knowledgeable, she is the most caring, very clear and thorough, patient, encouraging and motivating, teacher I ever had. I am learning and growing with each power-packed lesson that I look forward to every week. I am so thankful for Vandi and so blessed by her beautiful gift of music and teaching others to be their very best!!!
Ritam R.
Vandi is helping me articulation and pronunciation. She is very helpful and already helping me a lot in just couple of sessions.
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Zach B.

20 Reviews
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Starting at $50
  • Speaks English, Italian
  • Awarded Winner, Grand Jury Prize — Director/Writer from SENE Film Festival
  • Teaching since 2008
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Zach B.

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As an actor for 14 years who became an award-winning director and screenwriter, I have a particularly well-rounded perspective on acting. My belief is that anyone can act, if given the right tools, and I have a proven track record -- actors who work with me are presently booking major roles in film and television. My philosophy is that acting is about exploring yourself -- who you really are as a human being -- and having confidence in that unique individual's perspective on the character. We will also use my expertise on the other side of the camera to explore how to work with directors, as well as the writer's viewpoint on the larger story. I look forward to setting your talents loose on the world!

About Zach

My work as an acting coach speaks for itself. Just in the past few months alone, actors I work with have booked their first jobs as a recurring guest star in a primetime television series, a lead in a Lifetime movie, and a role on an upcoming Netflix drama series. This is in addition to working act

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Breanna B.
Our first lesson was awesome. I am a beginner and he made me feel so comfortable and relaxed! Zach is a great teacher and very likable person. Cant wait for our next online session.
Emma B.
Wonderful session, my daughter really enjoyed it. Highly, highly recommend!
Dakota
Zach is a good teacher and makes every part of acting fun! I enjoy his teaching methods.
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Kathryn K.

34 Reviews
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Starting at $65
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Teaching since 2001
  • Teaches Intermediate, Advanced
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Kathryn K.

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Working with actors for film and television is my specialty. I coach for auditions, self tapes and for productions in development and on sets making sure they are prepared and doing their best work.
If you’ve never been on set we will work to make sure you achieve the ability to understand what is needed to work as an actor in this medium. 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 and audition materials, collaborating with you on what it is you need to understand how we go about doing this thing called acting. One thing you must know about me, I am really nice. I won't crush your dreams. I will, however, make sure you attain them. I can come to you or you can meet me where I teach. I have been teaching virtually for 10 years. If you want to act, we can make it happen.

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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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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Kelsey J.

109 Reviews
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  • Teaching since 2012
  • Awarded Best Female - Lead from MSSU
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Kelsey J.

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These lessons are for students pursuing a career in commercial/film acting or perhaps interested in what it takes to become an actor. Students will learn the fundamental terminology, a variety of film/commercial acting techniques, and explore different genres of this industry including voice over work. We work on a variety of tv/film monologues, scene work, character development, and developing our craft.

About Kelsey

I love acting so much and I LOVE sharing with all my students everything that I know! I graduated from Missouri Southern State University and received my Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. Then received my Masters in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Acting from Lindenwood University. I have always been

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Really makes you feel comfortable when first starting
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thank you for letting me share the shelf of wonders it was really fun with you im going to keep doing this class forever you need a back up support im here from:nathaniel to:mrs Kelsey

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Average Cost of Online Film Acting Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute film acting lessons is $79. 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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"My son was interested in acting and wanted to start auditioning for local plays. David helped him prepare to audition, and when he got one of the leads(!), David helped him get ready for the role. He has been very patient with our technology troubles and is a great teacher. The online format has actually worked very well. We highly recommend!"
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Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"I look forward to every lesson. He is really good at breaking down characters and analyzing a script. He really cares. He is awesome!"
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Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"I've worked with DB on numerous projects. She definitely knows her stuff, and I'd recommend her for audition prep, career guidance, and even some much needed inspiration!"
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"She took her time teaching me. she is very knowledgeable in techniques!"
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Took Film Acting lessons from Jennifer V.
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"My first time with him was great"
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Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Great with kids! Our 7 year old loves him."
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Took Film 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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"Helps a lot. Takes time with his students and can find where they need improvement."
Tate
Took Film Acting lessons from Gabriel B.
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"I learend a lot of lessons during the one hour I spent with James. He is very positive and very wise. He knows the ins and outs of Hollywood and told he told me his experiences of being in Hollywood and meeting famous actors, such as Bruce Willis. Overall, the experience is incredible, and I had fun learning from James."
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Took Film Acting lessons from James W.
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"Kailee enjoyed the lesson w/ Kelsey immensely! She was very inspired and looking forward to the next lesson."
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Online Film Acting Lessons

Online Film Acting Classes

In the acting world, there are many acting styles that require different skill sets. Film acting, for example, refers to the kind of acting performed for movies. Unlike theater acting, film acting usually occurs in front of a camera, director, and camera operator, rather than a live audience. When it comes to film acting, the actors have the opportunity to work through scenes in several takes instead of just one like in a live performance.

Because of the many nuances between acting styles, you may need some one-on-one guidance when it comes to learning and mastering film acting. That’s why we offer affordable and hassle-free online film acting classes here at TakeLessons. With our online film acting courses, you will learn everything you need

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to nail your next audition.

Benefits of Online Film Acting Classes

Whether you are dabbling in film acting for the first time or practicing for the lead movie role, there is always room to grow. When you take film acting classes online with us, you receive access to one-on-one instruction with a private teacher. Your teacher will help you determine where you excel and where you need help. Together, you can create and work toward all your film acting dreams.

Forget about competing for your teacher’s attention or missing out on asking questions. During your private lessons, you will have your teacher’s full focus, giving you the chance to get the most out of your classes. Ask your questions, go at your speed, and focus on the areas that will be most beneficial to you.

Why Take Film Acting Classes Online

Online classes are popping up every day. You can find nearly any kind of lessons available in an online format, from chemistry instruction to violin courses. While there are countless reasons students are taking online classes now more than ever, perhaps the most important reason is that the instruction comes to you. Since the lessons occur 100% over the internet, you have the flexibility to learn whenever and wherever your schedule allows.

Here at TakeLessons, we strive to make online learning convenient for you. We offer class times and days that align with your schedule. Want to take your online film acting classes on a Sunday afternoon? Or how about in the evenings after work? Consider it done! We let you choose a teacher who has similar availability, making it easier than ever to advance your film acting skills.

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Now that you’ve decided you want to take our online film acting course, it’s time to find the right teacher for you. Check out each of our certified teachers’ profiles to find the ideal one for your acting studies. You can learn more about their experience and background, read reviews from previous students, and see when they are available to teach. With the help, guidance, and encouragement of your private teacher, you will feel prepared and confident to land the leading role in your next movie audition.