Amelia Nickles

Amelia N.

Arlington, VA

About Amelia N.

Amelia teaches: Ages 5 and up
Teaching since: September 2002
Last sign in: Yesterday

Overview

Amelia graduated from Fordham University, Lincoln Center in New York City with a B.A. in Performance, and a Masters in Acting from the American Repertory Theatre at Harvard University.

She has worked on Broadway, Regional Theatre, and Film. Some rules include:
Puck in a Midsummer Night's Dream, Hero in Much Ado About Nothing and Little Red in Into the Woods, along with many others. She is also dancer and has worked professionally with the Nevada Festival Ballet. She has lived in New York, London and Moscow.

She has been teaching for twelve years. She has worked with many New York and LA actors and has developed many drama curriculums for the D.C. metro area and abroad.

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Education

Masters of Fine Arts, Acting
Jul 2002 - May 2004
American Repertory Theatre at Harvard University
Bachelor of Arts, Performance
Sep 1996 - May 2000
Fordham University, Lincoln Center

Languages Spoken

English
Fluent / Native Proficiency
Spanish
Professional Proficiency

Certifications

Unarmed Stage Combat
Feb 2004
Society of American Fight Directors

Affiliations

Actors' Equity Association
May 2004

Actors' Equity Association, founded in 1913, is the labor union that represents more than 49,000 Actors and Stage Managers in the United States. Equity seeks to advance, promote and foster the art of live theatre as an essential component of our society.

18 Reviews on Amelia N.

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Theodore L. Feb 2, 2017
· Acting · In studio Amelia was great. She provided excellent instruction, adapted to my style of learning and gave me a targeted plan to help me improve my acting skills throughout the course of my lessons. As a beginner, I couldn't have asked for a better teacher for my introduction to the world of acting.
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Tim Nov 20, 2016
· Acting · In studio Very lovely person, great teacher, good start. Onward! See you in Hollywood! :)
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Svetlana Aug 12, 2016
· Acting · In studio Great, supportive teacher. The sessions are useful and motivating to become better in acting.
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Eifer L. May 21, 2016
· Acting · In studio She's a wonderful teacher!
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Bernard Smadja Apr 9, 2016
· Acting · In home Amelia is very dedicated to her students. In just a few lessons she was able to really make a difference.
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Olivia Mar 15, 2016
· Acting · In studio Very happy with her preparation, clear knowledge of the industry, honest advise, and enthusiastic, positive approach to teaching. My 'tween' daughter was thrilled with her lesson and looking forward to more time with Amelia.
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Jessica R. Mar 15, 2016
· Acting · In studio I have been taking one-on-one lessons with Amelia for a little over a year. Anyone looking for acting lessons with a personal touch would be lucky to have Amelia as their teacher. She is very attentive and personable, but isn't afraid to give you polite criticism where she feels you can improve. She's open and honest and always looking to help her students do their best. Highly recommended!
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John A. Feb 15, 2016
· Voice Acting · In home Amelia is terrific, easy to work with, patient and encouraging. She has really improved my VO work, by helping me to articulate clearer and bring physicality to my readings. I originally signed up for 5 classes, just to see how adding acting to VO acting could improve my performances. And after the first 4 classes, I was so impressed that I signed up for more. John A.
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Abby Middleton Oct 26, 2015
· Acting · In studio I couldn't be happier about my experience studying with Amelia! She really meets you at whatever your level is, and instructs with her superior knowledge and sincere encouragement.
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Alex Lidell Jul 16, 2015
· Acting · In studio Enthusiastic and very nice
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