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Athena R.

New York, NY
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Adam R.

Watchung, NJ
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Wendy P.

Chicago, IL
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Athena R.

New York, NY

Audition technique. Method Acting. Scene Study. Monologues. Acting for camera. Market yourself as a film actor.

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Brandi B. November 20, 2014
Songwriting · In studio
Verified Student
I don't know where to start! Athena is the absolute best! She is truly making my vision of song writing come true
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SethJonas March 6, 2014
Excellent Teacher

My daughter started taking lessons with Athena when she was 7. Within weeks she already was playing simple songs & loved practicing etc. Now 2 years later she has shown incredible improvements. Highly recommend Athena.
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Rachel K. March 6, 2014
Great teacher!

Athena is a super teacher - extremely knowledgeable and patient, and wonderful to work with!
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Adam R.

Watchung, NJ

I coach monologues, scenes, and commercials

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James N. August 25, 2015
Acting · Online
Verified Student
Adam was wonderful with my 8 yr old son. He had such patience with him and really knew how to get down to his level. My son really enjoyed his first lesson and we cant wait to see the progress every week!
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Anitha G. August 25, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
First class is great
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Aimee D. August 10, 2015
Piano · In studio
Verified Student
Adam has been great with my 7 year old son. He is patient and just firm enough to get his message across and still able to laugh at a 7 year olds antics! I definitely recommend him if you want to start you son or daughter in music or with an instrument.
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Wendy P.

Chicago, IL

Acting students will receive instruction customized for their individual needs and skill level, drawing on a variety of techniques, including Linklater (physical and vocal work), Stanislavski, Meisner, and Grotowski, Shurtleff, among others. Students can work privately on audition skills, including monologues and cold reading, as well as scene work, character building and basic principles of acting. The first step to great acting is a free body and voice, allowing full expression of of emotional life of the character!

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Jessica September 1, 2015
Music Performance · In studio
Wendy was the best instructor ever. Always very humble, sweet & honest. She truly teaches from the heart and genuinely wants one to do better than the lesson before. She knows what she is talking about and explains thouroughly what needs to be worked on. She not only corrects you but praises you when you have achieved something great. You will always have her support & knowledge that will take you a long way.
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Jessica August 31, 2015
Music Performance · In studio
Wendy was the best instructor ever. Always very humble, sweet & honest. She truly teaches from the heart and genuinely wants one to do better than the lesson before. She knows what she is talking about and explains thouroughly what needs to be worked on. She not only corrects you but praises you when you have achieved something great. You will always have her support & knowledge that will take you a long way.
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Vocal Training
She's great!

Jameson J.

Austin, TX
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San Diego, CA
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Lori L.

Somerville, MA
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Jameson J.

Austin, TX

Use the Alexander Technique to heighten your skills. Learn how to re-act, rather than just act.

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Andrew H. June 13, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Jameson is an exceptional singer and teacher. He is kind and patient in lessons and wants to make sure you understand what he is teaching. Not only does he go over the notes and rhythms of a song, he also goes over the meaning and emotions of the piece to help you understand and perform the piece.
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Arnold B. February 6, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Jameson has been patient with me in the few lessons I've had with him so far.
He's very knowledgeable and understanding, so I felt no need to be ashamed when I make mistakes or sometimes sound funny. It helps that he's friendly and approachable.

The lessons are purposeful and insightful. I like how he allows me to ask questions and he helps me understand mechanics that I've never learned before.

I've sung in a few church choirs for many years on and off without any vocal training. I've only ever sung for just the love of singing, so I've collected some bad habits that were never addressed until now. It didn't take long for him to develop a gameplan for me and figure out how he's gonna get me right on track.

Today he helped me "find my voice". It was a Eureka moment of sorts I won't soon forget. There's still work to be done, but surely I will
continue with my lessons with him because I'd like to see where he can help me take my voice.

Definitely top-notch instruction from a pro here, so for me, it's money well-spent.
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Michael L. August 28, 2014
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Jameson's knowledge and instruction go well beyond the physical mechanics of singing. His lessons bring you to the mental approach to singing and performing. He somehow makes the abstract tangible, at least in so far as it can be applied in a real way. Lastly, I don't think I ever had a lesson where we did not share some laughter.
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J Marcus N.

San Diego, CA

practical experience with a director who has worked on new plays, Shakespeare, American classics and musicals in educational theatre, community theatre, summer stock and repertory theatre

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Kristi C. March 3, 2015
Acting · In home
I took a group lesson with Marcus and had a blast! He got everyone engaged, made us feel comfortable, and best of all... we had fun :) Marcus' passion really shines through.
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Mathew Q. February 27, 2015
Acting · In home
Marcus clearly loves to help you learn and does so in a very fun way! I had a blast working with Marcus!
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Rom F. February 26, 2015
Acting · In studio
Marcus is an excellent teacher. Knowledgeable and fun while providing easily digestible and applicable lessons. Highly Recommended!
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Lori L.

Somerville, MA

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Dalila Doherty August 24, 2015
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
My niece has learned the different tones of her voice. She is able to recognize pitches in the music now and she is only 8 years old!
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JeanO June 22, 2012
Made a Beginner Comfortable

I am an adult beginner and Lori has made me feel comfortable and confident from the start.
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DomenicR March 15, 2012
Lori is an excellent teacher. Organized, clear communicator, patient, fun. An easy 5 star rating for me.

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