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Dakota W.

3 Reviews
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Starting at $17
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaching since 2017
  • Certificate in Studio Acting from American Musical and Dramatic Academy
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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 classically trained, working actor with years of real world experience. If you are seeking lessons for a child, you should know that I worked in childcare for over a decade, am an expert in child development, and have a child of my own! If you have any questions, comments, or concern

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toni
The best instructor ever. She helps on how to be a better actor And is Really Really good at it. U should really Book a class with her.
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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.

Rebecca L.

15 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $34
  • MFA in Performing Arts from Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Awarded Presidential Scholarship for Vocal Performance from Savannah College of Art and Design
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Rebecca L.

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Acting is such a broad term! What are your goals? Do you want to be in films? Do you want to do Shakespeare? Do you want to be in a sit com? Depending upon what your interests are and where you want to go, we will build a plan together. My philosophy on acting techniques is that they are tools to help you, not tests you pass if you're a good actor and fail if you're a bad one. Different techniques work for different people and it is our job to find out what inspires you.

I've worked as a professional actor for many years, performed on Broadway, have my MFA in Performing Arts, and my BA in Arts and Education. I was an assistant director to Tony-winner Sharon Ott and have written and produced my own work. I have experience in both stage and camera acting, which have specific technical differences, but are both a lot of fun once you get used to the medium. Audition technique, preparing monologues, and creating promotional materials are also things I can help with. Anyone who wants to ...

About Rebecca

My approach is both supportive and pragmatic, based on where each individual's skill set is right now and what your specific goals are. I've had the benefit of both formal instruction as well as a decade in the "school of hard knocks." Climbing up the ladder to earn my Equity Card on a Production C

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Sheila
A-mazing! She’s an awesome mentor! Her approach to singing is brilliant in the sense that she helps you explore yourself, your strengths and areas you could work on to improve. She helps you find and utilize your voice in a way that makes a unique artist. She digs in right to the foundation of singing (vocals) and performing. I am glad to have found her! And to add up, I never had a dull moment with her with her sense of humor and caring approach!
Sheri
Rebecca is wonderful at helping my daughter learn better public speaking skills.
Savannah R.
Rebecca immediately made my granddaughter comfortable. Rebecca is a sweet, charming woman who, I can see, works very well with both children and adults. She is extremely knowledgeable and knows how to make people feel good about themselves.

Gabriel B.

55 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Awarded Broadway World Award from BroadwayWorld.com
  • Teaching since 1997
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Gabriel B.

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I am an Two-Time Broadway Award Winning Actor that has performed starring roles on Broadway and International stages around the world. I have appeared as a recurring guest star on FX’s hit show “You’re The Worst” as Dan Parnell. Other TV appearances include ABC’s “Switched at Birth”, CBS’s “Criminal Minds”, Nickelodeon and many other Principle leading roles on Film and Television. With over 20 years of Acting and Teaching experience, I will provide you with specific tools and techniques that will give you the confidence you need to OWN your auditions and make a lasting impression to Casting Directors, Producers and Agents. LEARN FROM A TEACHER WHO'S BEEN THERE!

About GB

Let's Unleash the Power of your Voice and Propel your Career to the Next Level Together! I'm Gabriel Burrafato, a Two-Time Broadway World Award Winning voice coach, and founder of GB VOICE ACADEMY. I am also a Best Selling, 5 star rated Udemy instructor. I have taken the best of the best tech

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Sandy J.
Loved my first lesson. So excited to get started again after 40 years.
Micah
Gabriel is a very helpful teacher that will help you go deeper into what you are saying and doing and he really helped me understand how to find layers and everything that a real believable human being would say and do when you are portraying a different character

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Christian C.

31 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $16
  • Speaks Spanish
  • B.A. in Theater Acting from Illinois State University
  • Teaching since 2014
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Christian C.

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I am ready to meet with actors of all ages and experience levels. This business is fast moving and can be vague at times leaving you wondering what could you have done differently if you didn't book the job. I want you to succeed, but first you need the proper tools to get to that next level of your career. From my experience of working in LA and Chicago as well as drawing from previous instructors, you will learn more than just basic acting exercises. Gain an upper hand on your contemporaries!

About Christian

I am currently working on my Theatre Education Degree (K-12) from Illinois State University. I have successfully attained 3 comprehensive background checks for my teaching observation hours and soon will be student teaching. I was a working actor in Chicago from 2003-2019 and have been a member of

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Michele
Christian is absolutely phenomenal. I am making great progress and leaning so much with his guidance.
Michele
Continues to be amazing at every lesson!
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Larry P.

35 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Awarded Dean's List from Ashford University
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Larry P.

35 Reviews
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I have a Master's Degree in Education, and teach all levels of acting and directing for the stage and/or screen. Whether you need a video presentation for your boss or you want to try your hand at live theatre, from the community stage all the way to that professional audition, I can help.

Please Note: This course is designed to be for teens and adults, 16 and up.

About Larry

***My Takelessons Blog Posts:*** http://takelessons.com/blog/acting-in-famous-Shakespeare-plays http://takelessons.com/blog/how-to-have-stage-presence My name is Larry, and I was born and raised in Chicago and now call the Phoenix, AZ metro area home. I have two Master's Degrees in Education

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Keith B.
The classes have continuity in them as one class builds on the previous one and the lesson for the next class is based upon a need which arises from the current class. It has been great for me.
Keith B.
Larry is very helpful in directing me to styles which work for me in both doing outlines and in writing out the text.
Keith B.
Lady is very clear in his directions and he provides a variety of options for writing style.

Stephanie J.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $25
  • Voice Performance from University of West Florida
  • Awarded Undergraduate Music Student of the Year 1998 from University of West Florida
  • Teaches students 11 to 75
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Stephanie J.

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About Stephanie

Stephanie Jones (soprano) is currently an adjunct professor of Voice at the Wright School of Music, Middle Tennessee State University, a voice teacher at Stewarts Creek High School and formerly taught music education in both Murfreesboro City and Rutherford County schools. Her students have been ac

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Meredith
I love working with Stephanie. She teaches so that I can learn how good singing feels and I can take that home and apply it to other material on my own. She’s great at teaching both classical and musical theatre styles. After two and a half years with her, I’m still learning and growing under her tutelage.
Shannon
Mrs. Jones is a wonderful voice teacher! She is a brilliant educator with an incredible knack of guiding students to achieve their full potential! She is a very welcoming spirit, who is kind and compassionate, funny, encouraging, and organized.
Benjamin G.
Worth Every Second

I have been an active student with Stephanie J. for almost 6 years, and I can say without a doubt that she is one of the best in the area! She has taken a Musical Theatre nerd, and not only enhanced his range through classical and aria-based training, but has also enhanced his vocal styles! I owe a lot to this amazing teacher! If you want to be pushed and stretched in your vocal ability, then you have picked the right teacher. Trust me your time will not be wasted!

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Harleysville, PA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Harleysville is $82. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $300 per hour.
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$64 average
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"Great help and encouragement to my teen!"
Kate
Took Acting lessons from Molly M.
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"thank you mrs.kelsey you inspire me to be the best I can at voice acting"
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"Shauna is a fabulous teacher she taught me to trust my instincts and have much more confidence in my work as an actor. She is insightful, patient and smart. Her guidance was invaluable to me."
Dailza
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"One of the best instructors I’ve ever known. John is incredibly talented in crafting paths for those that he coaches."
Joe
Took Acting lessons from John E.
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"Andrew is an excellent teacher, with a wealth of knowledge. Ive enjoyed the lessons ive taken and have learned a great deal"
Scott
Took Acting lessons from Andrew Y.
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Catalina
Took Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"Fantastic teacher who really connects with and validates students."
John
Took Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"Alex is quick to asses the essence of a scene. This makes her an ideal addition coach. Not only that, but her background in classical theatre really sets her apart from other coaches I've worked with. She gets tone, she gets, comedy, she gets characters. Alex turned my audition from a flat/static piece to something with depth and charisma. Highly recommend."
Mitch
Took Acting lessons from Alexandra W.
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"Glenn has a lot of very good energy and he is very knowledgeable about acting and that has inspired us to work hard and practice."
Ramsey
Took Acting lessons from Glenn W.
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"I thought he was fantastic, absolutely fantastic. He answered a lot of my questions. He had an easy going manner that made me feel comfortable and right at home. He gave me a lot of information I didn't even think to ask. Also told me things that he expects from me that would benefit me."
Natalie
Took Acting lessons from Joseph M.
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