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Aubrey W.

30 Reviews
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Starting at $45
  • BA Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre from Marymount Manhattan College
  • Teaching since 2014
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Aubrey W.

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If you do the work, you will see results! Together we will study the art of acting for Film and I will give you the tools to create believable onscreen performances that will take your acting to the next level. Through script analysis, character work, observational exercises, scene study, physicality lessons, and more, you will find your confidence in front of a camera like you have never known before! So let's start acting together today!

About Aubrey

"Don't just sing, PERFORM!" Aubrey moved to Los Angeles after earning her BA in Theatre Performance and Musical Theatre at Marymount Manhattan College in New York City. Since moving to Los Angeles, Aubrey has taught as a summer Musical Theatre Director at the prestigious Youth Academy of Dramatic Ar

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Matthew
Aubrey is very patient and encouraging. My 7 year old daughter had a great experience with Aubrey. I definitely recommend.
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Zach B.

39 Reviews
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Starting at $90
  • Speaks Italian, English
  • Teaches students 16 and up
  • 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 several 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, roles on two Netflix drama series, and a major guest star on an Amazon original

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Patrick
Zach is amazing! I have only been working with him for a short period and everyone around me has noticed improvement in my acting. I look forward to what the future has instore for me working with him.
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Debbie A.
Zach has taught me so much about film acting
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Rachel M.

7 Reviews
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Starting at $75
  • Speaks English, Sign Language (Very basic)
  • Teaches students 8 and up
  • Awarded Outstanding Vocal Performance in a Musical (Nomination for "Miss Adelaide" in "Guys And Dolls") from Helen Hayes Theatre Awards
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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-su

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Beth
Rachel is a truly caring person and a dedicated knowledgeable teacher. I am 77 and chronically ill, and she's trying to work with me to see if we can't help me sing despite my disabilities. I appreciate her.
Christopher B.
Wonderful. I was rather nervous about my first lesson and she worked with me through it. Good guidance, good feedback. I'm looking forward to more lessons.
Zoe
Racheal did a wonderful job helping my daughter with her stage presence.
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Robert E.

11 Reviews
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Starting at $40
  • Speaks Un petit peu Français.
  • BA in Philosophy from Hampshire College
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Robert E.

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I give acting lessons and coaching in all aspects of acting, based in the celebrated Meisner Technique, which I've taught for over 30 years. I teach a full technique program for those who want to study the whole system which includes, improvisation, scene work and character work, cold readings, monologue development and much much more. For those who already have experience or are professional actors I offer high-level coaching, taking your auditions to the next level, and working with you on your current scripts and projects to magnify your focus, intentions and behaviors so that you can sharpen your performances to the highest degree. I am experienced in theater, film, tv and commercial work, and have tailored techniques for all of these areas. I've refined cold reading technique so that you can quickly break down a script into essentials and win roles, or even go in completely cold and work super-effectively directly off the script. Super-sharp script breakdowns for film roles,

About Robert

I have taught acting for over 30 years based in the Meisner Technique, and I write and direct my own plays and films. I have years of experience as an actor, jazz saxophone player, singer and poet, as well as a philosophy degree, which I bring to my understanding of acting. I use this rich backgrou

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Isabella D.
Very knowledgeable & kind. Set good groundwork for my daughter. She really enjoyed it and talked about it all through dinner.
KiKi
Helpful right out of the gate! What a fabulous experience! A true pro and I’m already looking forward to our next session. Excellent!!!
Michael
Robert is super easy to talk to and he has great ideas. He leads with passion, curiosity and understanding and opened new worlds to me. Although I was a terrible student, Robert made me realize how much potential I have and now I'm exploring many new things on my own. I'm very tankful!
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Stephanie B.

285 Reviews
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  • Speaks ASL, Spanish, Italian, Romanian
  • Teaching since 2000
  • Teaches students 5 and up
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Stephanie B.

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At beginning level the basics of headshots, resumes, reels and creation of reel. Auditions basics.

At Intermediate and advanced see my course for Film and TV acting.

About Stephanie

Although splitting my time between NY and Virginia, I still promise to my acting students you WILL book work. My accent student will sound cleaner. I have taught Emmy winners, Drama Desk winners and worked with Golden Globe and Tony nominees! You can check out my content on Takelessons too in their

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Macy
Stephanie is an amazing teacher! She explains concepts in a way that's easy to understand and also covers the 'why', which is very important to me. I've learned so much already!
colin
Very knowledgable, extremely helpful preparing me for auditions/performances as well as picking headshots and editing reels.
Erica Petersohn
I loved it! I can't wait for the next session!
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Kathryn K.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $75
  • Acting, Voice, Songwriting, Musical Theatre, Music from College - Conservatory of Music University of Cincinnati (CCM)HB Studio NYC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
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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 so happy you’re here. Studying acting or singing can save your heart!! Especially after everything we’ve been through in the last few years. I am a Critics Circle Award winning Performance Artist and Teaching Artist. I offer committed actors and music performers and anyone who wi

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Jade
The lesson with Kathryn today was great. She immediately made me feel both comfortable and engaged. She helped me to better express my intention with both the piece as a whole and with particular lines. And to feel more natural in my delivery, as if I were carrying on a personal conversation. She offers a welcome balance of encouragement and challenge. Bravo!
Moriah
Deborah D.
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.

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No matter where you live, chances are we can introduce you to an amazing film acting teacher in your neighborhood. You can take lessons in the privacy of your own home or at your teacher's location.

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Is your dream film acting teacher on the other side of the country? No problem. Now, you can meet your teacher online on your smartphone or using a webcam on your computer. The world is your classroom!

Average Cost of Online Film Acting Lessons

The average cost of 60-minute online 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 $25 and $150 per hour.
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"David Tom is a very professional and an awesome acting coach/teacher. He takes his time to really make you feel comfortable which makes the whole process feel natural and constructive. I would recommend his service and have to other actors I know regardless of their experience I think he has the resume and expertise to help any actor at any level. It is rare to find such a successful actor that is also teaching. His classes have helped me so much in my chosen field. Thanks so much David"
Ben
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"Vanessa is amazing. She is working with my 13-year old son and has him inspired and confident with huge improvements to his acting and singing ability. She has worked around our crazy schedule and seems to truly care about my son's success. We would definitely recommend her to anyone, were very lucky to find her on this site and have no hesitation in continuing lessons with her."
Aiden
Took Film Acting lessons from Vanessa G.
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"Christian is a Great teacher. He has really helped me to understand acting."
Miguel
Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"For my first lesson we touched base on the foundations that I knew and gave me great insight."
Mika
Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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"Taking lessons with Rachel has been one the best decisions I've ever made. She not only has helped me with acting but has helped me become a better person. I've grown to understand myself and I've learned and done things I would never have done. And would never have been able to do. Her lessons will not only help you perform, they will help you in your everyday life."
Glenn
Took Film Acting lessons from Rachel M.
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"David speaks very clearly and is very patient, he makes sure you understand the material, and his positive attitude makes whatever your learning fun."
Travis
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"David is knowledgeable and fun! He answered all of our questions and took extra time to go to know us!"
Alexis
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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"David is a really nice dude and he helps a lot. I would suggest him."
Finney
Took Film Acting lessons from David T.
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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
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"From 0 to 100! Thanks so much, for pushing me over the edge and breaking everything down :) Bis bald"
Cornelia
Took Film Acting lessons from Christian C.
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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.