Susan Scher

Susan S.

Owings Mills, MD

About Susan S.

Susan teaches: Ages 5 and up
Teaching since: June 2002
Last sign in: 3 days ago

Overview

Acting – I have taught all kinds of acting, including Audition Skills, Shakespeare, Stage, Film & TV, Dramatic, Comedic, whatever. I also have quite a bit of experience performing in all those arenas. Also, I have a relationship with one of the best management agencies in the area. She takes my referrals very seriously because she knows I know what I'm doing.

Voice – Anyone can sing. If you want to and have always thought you couldn't, you will be delighted when I prove you wrong. If you're a serious singer, no matter what style of singing you do, you should train classically. It's just the best way to train the delicate muscles used in singing.

I am an excellent coach, at any level. I will teach you how to OWN the song. That's what keeps people coming back. However, as an instructor, I am better with beginners.

Speaking – Ever lost your voice because you were talking too much? Every professional speaker I know of has. YOU DON'T HAVE TO. It's simply a matter of knowing the correct way to produce the sound. That's easy for me to teach.

Writing – I have been a professional writer and editor for over eight years; I have books, articles, posts, newsletters, etc. published. The point of grammar is to facilitate communication, NOT to be right. I can teach you practical grammar, not just correct grammar. I can show you how to make your words flow and be easily read. If there are typos in here, please understand you should never proofread your own work.

Nutrition/Alternative Medicine – I have been in this field for over 25 years. I am certified as a Sports Massage Therapist and most of my experience is in that area, but over the years, I have garnered quite a bit of usable knowledge.

Meditation – There is no one right way to meditate. You don't even have to be still to meditate, although it's a good place to start. We'll find a way(s) that's right for you.

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Education

MA Voice, Vocal Production, Music Theater

Sep 2002 - May 2004
New York University

BA Communications

Sep 1973 - May 1977
College of William and Mary
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11 Reviews on Susan S.

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Patricia Oct 27, 2016
Acting · In studio
Susan is a very educated acted teacher, she has helped me trumendously with my acting and is very kind! I couldn't ask for a better acting teacher!
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Cristal M. Sep 21, 2016
Acting · In studio
Verified Student
She's a great teacher my daughter was shy at first and once she started understanding everything she felt confident and loved the class.
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Patricia Sep 8, 2016
Acting · In studio
Verified Student
She is very educated in the acting field and I know I will learn a lot from her!
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Gwendolyn B. Aug 31, 2016
In studio
Verified Student
Enjoyed my lesson with Susan. She is very patient with me, and encourages me to continue when she observes my frustration.
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Edward Aug 12, 2016
Singing · In studio
Verified Student
Susan knows her stuff. One lesson was a good start.
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Alex S. Dec 10, 2015
Film and TV Acting · In home
Verified Student
I loved how she taught me so much in just one session. She gave me more confidence but she was still a reality check for me.
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Laura McManus Nov 7, 2015
Film and TV Acting · In studio
Verified Student
My son has done very well in his lessons with Susan. She's easy to work to, varies the content to keep it interesting, and overall a wonderful teacher.
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Olivia P. Sep 18, 2015
Essay Writing · In studio
Verified Student
I really like it. She is very easy to talk to. She is very practical and flexible with schedule.
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Cathy L. Sep 3, 2015
Acting · In studio
Verified Student
My child absolutely loves taking acting lessons with Susan. She has been incredibly helpful in furthering his acting techniques, skills and talents for school theater roles and potentially a future career in this field. Since lesson 1, he was hooked! We could not be happier with our experience with Susan!
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Erica B. Jul 1, 2015
Singing · In home
Verified Student
I am overall, very pleased with the lessons I have been having with Susan Scher. She is a very good instructor, who has taught me a lot of new things. I am glad I signed up!
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