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Toya N.

27 Reviews
Dallas, TX
Starting at $79
  • Teaching since 2004
  • Teaches students 6 and up
  • Master of Fine Arts Degree in Acting from Actors Studio Drama School
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Toya N.

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I have a Masters degree in Acting from the acclaimed Actors Studio Drama School in Manhattan, so I am well versed in most every acting technique; including Stanislavski, Strasberg, Meisner, Chekov, Hagen, Stella Adler, and beyond. I've taught acting to children, teens, and adults in the US and abroad since 2006 and my students are working professionally! I also direct theater productions, and can help raise you to the talent level casting directors expect at auditions. My main goal is to help you to develop your own set of tools, and better understand your unique voice as an artist. Make sure to wear clothing you can move in during our sessions, and, most importantly, explore and just have fun!

About Toya

I have taught acting to small children, teens, and adults in community, private, and collegiate settings. I taught acting at the legendary Lee Strasberg Theatre Institute in New York City. My love of the arts has enabled me to study and perform in various cities throughout the US; including Los An

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Todd B.
My background and career have never placed importance on speaking and looking objectively at myself, I wanted to improve that ability. Toya has been very patient and down to earth with me, as raw as I am, in helping me. After a few lessons I already feel confidence growing and enjoy her instruction.
Olivia
Made a huge difference in my daughter’s voice in just an hour. Tangible lessons taught. Definitely doing more lessons with Toya!
Jill
Personable and affirming!
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Lance R.

9 Reviews
Dallas, TX
Starting at $29
  • Bachelors in Music from University of South Florida
  • Teaching since 2010
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Lance R.

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My strong background in Vocal Pedagogy includes a working knowledge of the anatomy of the vocal mechanism and the acoustical physics of sound production. These fundamentals can be applied for significant and often immediate improvement in sound quality both in sing and in spoken word. Targeted diagnosis of the issues and clear remedies are the name of the game. These lessons are for those that are looking to gain confidence and stamina for presentations at work, or for those looking to overcome speech difficulties.

About Lance

Ever been told that you’re "a little pitchy," or that you “just need to give it more support?” Tips like these often leave people frustrated because they don’t actually give anyone a plan for improvement. In my lessons we will focus on real, specific issues, and make sure you have a great plan for

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Olivier F.
Great first lesson. Looking forward to the next ones.
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Christie
What I appreciate the most about coach Lance is his ability to explain the science behind our voices and how we can control or manipulate our airway to hit certain notes/pitch. Although I am just a beginner, I am super excited to see how far I can go with Lance as my coach!
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Kane Kong M.

Bedford, TX
Starting at $84
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2008
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We are a Traveling Studio

For over 10 years we have proudly served thousands of happy customers who enjoy dancing and want to learn more. Not only do we hold classes at our home location, we also travel to host events! People love to dance and learn new things and we bring the entertainment!

We specialize in Latin Dance
Salsa On 1 Partner Work/Combinations, Footwork, Styling, Shines and more..
Bachata Partner Work/Combinations, Footwork, Styling and more..

About Kane Kong

My classes are a lot of fun. I enjoy meeting new people from all over the world. I will have assistant instructors with the majority of my partner work classes so you will have an opportunity to meet other dancers and local students as well. Get ready to learn a lot, have some laughs, and a good ti

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Claire F.

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Starting at $117
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • BA Drama from Kenyon College
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Claire F.

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I have over 20 years of experience as a professional actor in thearte, tv and film.
I am currently working as an off-Broadway actor, writer/director and producer of a web-series I also star in.
I have 10 years of experience teaching high-school drama, undergrad acting, private coaching, undergrad and grad acting coaching, auditions for tv, and theatre.
I truly love teaching and bring my 1st hand experience and love of the craft to every lesson.
My teachers have been my biggest champions and I truly value each student, and champion their work with humor, kindness and instilling the values of hard-work and empathy.

About Claire

Born in Wilmington, NC, Claire is the daughter of a poet, and dancer. Acting credits include: New York: The Making of King Kong (Target Margin Theatre) A Christmas Carol (Blessed Unrest), NY Classical Theatre (Macbeth), NYTW, The Fire This Time Festival, New Victory LabWorks, New Dramatists, Queens

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Justin W.

33 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $35
  • Speaks English, German (Deutsch)
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Justin W.

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Learn proper vocal technique, how to read sheet music, diction, harmonization, and other skills necessary to be successful in choir.

About Justin

Justin W. is a professional performer, composer, and educator based in Rockledge, Florida. Justin received his Bachelor of Music Performance in Voice from the University of North Florida and his Master of Music in Choral Conducting at the University of Louisville. He has performed alongside the Lou

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Jay M.
As a 63-year old I was concerned it would tough for me to learn. I'm sure I don't retain and absorb like a 12-year old but I AM LEARNING TO PLAY. Justin is very patient and accommodating and I am inspired to practice weekly. Most of all I'm having fun.
Beverly
Lucas loved Justin. Too bad he moved. We wish him and his family the best.
Jay M.
On time. Listened to my needs.

Deshik V.

Teaches Online
Starting at $50
  • Speaks Gujarati, Hindi, English
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Deshik V.

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I offer the unique combination of the magical memory of our body and the imagination of our sub-conscious.
Our imagination must enliven the world from the page. The mere ink must be transformed into living, breathing life; through our imagination. Not in an ordinary way, but from the depth of our sub-conscious that brings the world so true to life that our five senses respond to it as if it’s real.
And our incredible body.
Our body that remembers everything. Every joy and every trauma, from before the time we understood consciousness or developed memory. our body remembers so much that it is an endless supply for our art. Any part you come across, any scene, any moment ... your body has known that. It has been there. We don’t remember, but our bodies do.
I offer the unique combination of the two !

About Deshik

I love teaching. It is one of the most rewarding and satisfying jobs. And I love actors. Breakthroughs and discoveries is what I am constantly after. There is nothing better than opening up a block, resolving a long time habit or moving things forward from an age ole stuck place. I have been

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"David Tom is a very forthcoming teacher and a pleasure to learn from. He is very clear, descriptive and concise. He has alot of patience and conveys great clarity. He is an excellent choice for a teacher!"
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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Took Film and TV Acting lessons from Dr. Ollie L. J.
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"Jazz and Ballet, foundational work. Jordan is awesome with young children. She kept it fun and challenging and utilized every minute."
Alara
Took Jazz Dancing lessons from Jordan W.
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"Very impressed with my instructor. I carefully reviewed all the speaking voice teachers on Take Lessons and weighed my options before finally choosing Bill. I'm so glad I picked him, I can't imagine any other teacher would of been nearly as helpful. When he heard I had an interview coming up, he even went above and beyond and did mock interviews with me to help me prepare. I highly recommend him!"
Christine
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Bill P.
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"Only a couple lessons thus far and fabulous!! Looking forward to witnessing his gift and potential to help my duaghter shine."
Chianna
Took Speaking Voice lessons from Glenn W.
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"Kent has the ability to do or teach drama, comedy and improvisation. He has wisdom, talent, intelligence and integrity. I know of his abilities to teach, direct and to create a performance of the highest level. He's one of the best, as I know from having been taught by him. Try him out and judge for yourself. You'll be better for it in more ways than one."
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Took Acting lessons from Kent J.
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"James Walsh has helped me in more ways than can I could even imagine in the past 6 months I have trained with him. His challenges and ideas lit a creative spark in my mind, helping me express myself through playing the role of a character nicely (absolutely loving the accent practice i am being taught in). He has also provided a very therapeutic healing for my mental health, helping me to be more spontaneous and witty, instead of the wooden and mechanical person I once was.

James has a ridiculous amount of connections, resources and ideas at his hands, and gladly offers him to me to help me in my Method Acting. For those looking for a career in Acting, Comedy, or Film, James is definitely your man for opening several doors.

Throughout the months, he has been very supportive and encouraging, oftentimes doing welfare checkups on me throughout the week and showing me new ideas and techniques in film, acting and spontaneity. He demonstrates patience with learning curves, and gives good assignments to work on through the week for the next time you meet up. He also is understanding if you cannot make an appointment.

In terms of the actual classes, they are phenomenal. Many classes, when deliberately practicing, feel more like an actual In-the-moment conversation rather than a mechanical " Do this than that" layout. He gives a lot of good and fair feedback for improvement at the end of the class, and following the advice never failed to be right. Be prepared for time to fly, though, as 45 minutes will feel like 10, especially if you are REALLY in character and going back and forth with him on random topics, which almost make you feel like you have a hidden persona lol.

All in all, James is very experienced and skilled in teaching students of all walks of life, from aspiring actors/actresses to would be filmmakers to people simply looking to learn life skills that are invaluable to life, career, relationships and even mental health! There is something for all in this coach's teachings, provided you are wiling to put in the work. Phenomenal teacher and an all around great person!"
Nicholas
Took Method Acting lessons from James W.
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"Briana was a substitute instructor a few times this past fall at District Dance Arts. Her energy, upbeat and motivational personality, style and flavor were a huge hit with both our students and parents. She is highly professional and highly organized and her choreography and music selections are tasteful and age appropriate.

In addition to hip hop, Briana has also stepped in to sub for a beg./int. ballet and jazz class and the students absolutely loved her. She is versatile, friendly, relates well with students, and is highly recommended by District Dance Arts!"
Cristine
Took Hip Hop Dance lessons from Briana S.
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"Sara is super patient and very prepared! I'm really happy to have taken my first step into ballet under her guidance, looking forward to our next lesson!"
Helena
Took Ballet lessons from Sara P.
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"I enjoyed my first lesson. Looking forward to continuing."
Viviann
Took Contemporary Dance lessons from Sara P.
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