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Robert E.

11 Reviews
Washington, DC
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Un petit peu Français.
  • Teaching since 1982
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Robert E.

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I have taught and directed for 30 years in NY and DC. From lesson 1, students engage with a dynamic approach to acting through Meisner-based improv. During the 1st 12 weeks, we go from basic truthful acting to dynamic scene work, followed by 12 weeks of in-depth scene study, then extensive character training and in-depth film and audition technique. My students are successful in film, theater, commercials and TV in DC, NY and LA.

About Robert

I have taught acting for over 30 years based in the Meisner Technique, and I write and direct my own plays and films. I have years of experience as an actor, jazz saxophone player, singer and poet, as well as a philosophy degree, which I bring to my understanding of acting. I use this rich backgro

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Isabella D.
Very knowledgeable & kind. Set good groundwork for my daughter. She really enjoyed it and talked about it all through dinner.
KiKi
Helpful right out of the gate! What a fabulous experience! A true pro and I’m already looking forward to our next session. Excellent!!!
Michael
Robert is super easy to talk to and he has great ideas. He leads with passion, curiosity and understanding and opened new worlds to me. Although I was a terrible student, Robert made me realize how much potential I have and now I'm exploring many new things on my own. I'm very tankful!
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Carlyncia P.

Hyattsville, MD
Starting at $67
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • Bachelor of Fine Arts with Concentration in Musical Theater from Howard University College of Fine Arts
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Carlyncia P.

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Learn from a professional working actor and casting director with 30+ years experience on stage, on camera and behind the scenes.
As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, Carlyncia believes in lifting as she climbs empowering all ages to realize their full potential from the inside out.
Carlyncia is a cum laude graduate of Howard University with a Bachelor of Fine Arts where she concentrated her studies in musical theatre prompting her work as a professional in many facets of the entertainment industry for nearly 35 years. As a member of the Screen Actors Guild and American Federation of Television and Radio Artists, she’s appeared in several film, television and live stage productions as an accomplished actress, host, model and vocalist. Her expertise has also garnered her such “above the line” positions as ...

About Carlyncia

As Founder and CEO of viaJ entertainment services, llc, a full-service entertainment firm, and Founder and Executive Director of Artistic Empowerment Centers, a 501(c)3 non-profit arts outreach organization, I believe in lifting as I climb empowering others to realize their full potential from the

Katelyn J.

7 Reviews
Ashburn, VA
Starting at $35
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from The University of North texas
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Katelyn J.

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About Katelyn

How I Can Help You: I have worked one on one with music students for 10 years. I have extensive experience in teaching classical, musical theater, and pop styles of singing, as well as acting for the stage and beginning piano. Whether you are a beginner, or a veteran musician, I can help you

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Soha
Our first lesson today went extremely well. My 7 year old daughter thoroughly enjoyed herself and seemed to get along very well with Ms. Kate!
Elise K.
She is a great teacher and is very positive. She has a great style of teaching and makes everything you do a lot of fun!
Courtney C.
My 7 year old daughter had a great experience with Katelyn! I would recommend her to anyone!!!

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Anna R.

2 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $42
  • Speaks Italian, French, English, Polish
  • Acting from Stella Adler Studio
  • Teaching since 2016
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Anna R.

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- Individual approach
- Recognizing students' potential and what makes them unique
- Helping you not only improve your repertoire & skills but also self-confidence
- Helping you with how 'stop overacting' and be present
- Assistance with an in - depth exploration of classical & modern text
- An In - depth script analysis - Providing practise sheets
- Assitance with bulding a 'killer' reportoire
- Audition prep

About Anna

Hello! My name is Anna Rak is an independant entertainment professional with an extended experience in film, tv, theater and passion for coaching. Originally from Krakow (Poland), I currently reside in Los Angeles. In 2014 I moved to New York City where I studied at the prestigious Stella Ad

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Dustin
As Producer/Owner of Three Mile Films, I have worked with Anna since 2018. She's passionate about storytelling and has a very unique style of working with actors. She's highly creative and detail oriented. I often recommend her to my talent as a coach for my projects and those of my colleagues.
Ashley
Anna's feedback and insight were invaluable to me. She coached me on a new monologue that I have been struggling with and wow! I feel so much more open, grounded and confident. She is extremely personable. Terrific coach.
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Kelsey J.

90 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 2012
  • Bachelor of Theatre from Missouri Southern State University
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Kelsey J.

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These lessons are for students pursuing theatrical acting and a understanding on theatre. Students will learn the fundamental terminology, a variety of acting techniques, and explore different genres of the stage. We work on sense journal, variety of monologues, scene work, character development, advance acting terms and skills, and so much more!

About Kelsey

I love acting so much and I LOVE sharing with all my students everything that I know! I graduated from Missouri Southern State University and received my Bachelor of Arts in Theatre. Then received my Masters in Fine Arts with an emphasis in Acting from Lindenwood University. I have always been

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Ryan B.
I felt very comfortable and at ease with Kelsey. I know this is only our first lesson, but I’m looking forward to more with her and hope to keep working on this skill.
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Roberta D.

17 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Speaks Spanish, Italian
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
  • Teaches students 7 and up
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Roberta D.

17 Reviews
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Voice students receive coaching in acting and staging for performances and auditions. We also work on monologues as needed.

About Roberta

Do you want to improve your voice? Do you want to sing for fun? Do you want coaching to sing in a band or record? Do you want to audition for plays and musicals, Regionals, or music school? Have you always wanted to learn to play the piano? Do you want to build confidence and improve your well

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Colleen B.
I love Roberta. She is so knowledgeable, professional and friendly...a wonderful combination to have in a teacher. She is patient and thorough. I would highly recommend her.
Beverly
Roberta is everything you would want in a teacher. She is exceptionally talented herself and knows how to share her knowledge with others. She is especially very kind and nurturing in an environment which could be quite intimidating for a beginner like me. You can tell she truly enjoys teaching and gets excited to see her pupil learn. I have learned so much in a short time.
Isabelle F.
Great teacher!! Extremely patient and makes learning the piano fun!!

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Average Cost of Acting Lessons in Alexandria, VA

The average cost of 60-minute acting lessons in Alexandria is $73. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and location, you should expect to spend between $30 and $143 per hour.
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$59 average
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"Adam was great to work with for my first lesson. He has a lot of experience and gives good tips and advice. I'm looking forward to more lessons with him."
Justin
Took Acting lessons from Adam R.
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"Stephen was extremely profesional and totally delivered on his promises. Exceeded my expectations!"
Roberto
Took Acting lessons from Stephen H.
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"It's an amazing feeling when you find someone who is a master at the craft and can teach it too!

Shauna's previous extensive theatre training and instruction is UNDENIABLE. Because of this, she brings much more to the table than the average acting coach.

She made me realize there's SO much more than just breaking down a scene and creating a character. She made me think about where the character is going physically as well as emotionally, and why. I continue to grow and improve with each lesson with her. I'm so lucky to have found Shauna, and strongly recommend her to all actors."
River
Took Acting lessons from Shauna K.
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"As a total newbie to acting, Donnabella helped me feel comfortable every lesson. Beyond being a friendly person in general, she is quick to answer questions, provided solid constructive criticism, and obviously well educated in her profession. I look forward to working with her again!"
Taylor
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"David is a phenomenal instructor. I learned quite a bit from him and recommend him highly. Not only did he provide me with a lot of insight into this field but he also gave me acting techniques and exercises that were designed to enhance my skills. I learned a lot from him and look forward to working with him again in the near future if he has availability."
Anthony-Michael
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Great feedback; coaching; positive energy & upbeat."
Kelvin
Took Acting lessons from Donnabella M.
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"Franklyn is a totally dedicated and sincere performing artist, teacher and gestalt therapist, with extensive knowledge of his field (among many other things). I always enjoy learning with him."
David
Took Acting lessons from Franklyn W.
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"Kristin is extremely knowledgeable and experienced in all facets of the performing arts. She is also an excellent instructor: focused, methodical, and insightful. I consider myself fortunate to have found her, and I give her my highest recommendation."
Asher
Took Acting lessons from Kristin H.
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"I'm really impressed!!! Carissa met all my expectations and even more. For a very short period of time, she has taught me how to improve my intonation by using positive phrases and believing in them. It really helps, I feel like I got her energy and positiveness. Thanks Carissa! Look forward to the next lesson!"
Dmitry
Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"This guy really knows what he is doing. And I can't believe his price! David, you should really be charging more. A friend of mine just booked a job after using him and he was the one who hooked me up with this guys info. I have gone to many different coaches but never really hit it off with them but david made it super easy. I mean the man has won a damn emmy! He let me take some pictures with it. I now walk into casting rooms more confedent and for the very first time ended up testing for not one but two different pilots that he has coached me on. Can not recommend this man enough!"
Aaron
Took Acting lessons from David T.
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