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Jason M.

32 Reviews
Seattle, WA
Starting at $34
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaching since 1998
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Jason M.

32 Reviews
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For me as an actor, the benefit of a great coach or director has always been that they've helped me reach places in my work I couldn't have achieved on my own. As a coach myself, I'm most thrilled by those small (or monumental!) breakthroughs that my students and I discover together during the coaching process. The cool thing is that I've found the progress my students make in their craft will often inspire me to new heights in my own. (A bonus to already enriching work)!

If you want to develop new material for upcoming auditions, hone and refresh (or completely change) your monologues, or simply work on the craft of acting, I can help. I work to gear your coaching sessions to the goals you need to achieve, offering an experience created around what you need to work on and want to learn.

With a BFA in Acting and Directing, an MFA in Classical Acting, and over 20 years of professional acting experience in the theatre and on-camera, I can offer tools for your tool belt ...

About Jason

I've been performing roles in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. My BFA in Acting and Directing and my MFA in Classical Acting have afforded me a wide variety of tools and skills to employ in the craft of acting. Performing with professional repertory companies like ACT Theatre, Book-It R

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Very knowledgeable, and you can tell he enjoys teaching his students because he's not afraid to go over the time limit to explain more.
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Amanda K.

12 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Speaks english
  • Teaches students Male: 5 to 15; Female: 5 to 17
  • BA in Musical Theater from Huntingdon College
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Amanda K.

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Acting Technique, Comedic and Dramatic Monologue Studies.

About Amanda

I have been a professional performance coach for the last 15 years. I have trained students ages 3-16 to find their true vocal, acting and musical potential. I provide a very personalized lesson plan for each student, with appropriate warm ups, expert repertoire selection from both current and clas

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Claire H.
After one lesson, we've experienced Amanda to be professional, passionate, confident, flexible, and consultative. We even committed to 20 sessions and look forward to the future!
Diana M.
In our first lesson, I quickly noticed her enthusiasm in her teaching. I felt very comfortable singing with her and would definitely recommend her.

Corliss P.

8 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $40
  • Teaches students 18 and up
  • MA in Performance from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School, Bristol England
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Corliss P.

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I have been in this profession for 35 years. I have taught on many levels and for different ages including workshops for high school students and university level conservatory programs.

I believe that the theatre is an arena where we learn about who we are. Acting is being present in the moment and we learn how to live our lives more fully through this study. Each actor has his own unique voice and relationship to the material. It is my job to help each student find their own path.

About Corliss

I am an actress that has performed and taught for over 35 years. I love it! I can help you prepare for auditions, study structure, develop skills, get over fears of speaking in public or simply reach a deeper understanding of your favorite texts. As for teaching voice-acting for voice-overs, I

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Cathy
I initially had Corliss as a voice over teacher in a class, then decided to further my work with her as a coach and producer to create my voiceover demos. We covered all aspects of voiceover, including the physical: posture, microphone placement, etc., which I believe really enhanced my understanding of how physicality comes across via the voice. With her classical acting background, she was able to help me improve my overall speaking technique and provided me with vocal exercises to help minimize my regionalisms.

She was diligent in reviewing competitive demos to guide me to a variety of written copy and voice/energy levels that will help my demos stand up to those with more experience. She provided valuable advice regarding selection and use of materials for the demo and beyond as well as insights on the voiceover business.

I’m very pleased with the results of the two demos and expect to continue to take advantage of her coaching services as I grow in my new career.
Jenny
Corliss is a master at her craft! She makes you feel comfortable from the moment you meet her and has a genuine interest in your goals. Corliss tailored lessons to my learning style which was very encouraging for someone with my level of experience. She has a lovely personality and her enthusiasm is infectious. I would highly recommend taking lessons from Corliss!
Steve
I took a five-session Beginning Voice Acting class with Corliss in a professional recording studio. The critiques she gave me after every recording I made helped me to speak more clearly, and to increase the energy I was able to put into my recorded presentations. Without the critiques of my recordings, I would not have been able to improve my speaking ability. During the class, she made sure everyone in the class was made to feel welcome, and important. When I take the next level of the Voice Acting class series, I will be looking forward her critiques of my recorded presentations.

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Emma S.

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Starting at $30
  • Speaks Japanese, English
  • Teaches students 12 to 65
  • Teaches Beginner
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Emma S.

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Let's be dramatic!
I will share techniques and philosophies of self-expression.

About Emma

Being bilingual in English and Japanese has allowed me to teach both languages effectively. I take cultural nuances into consideration to ensure that the words spoken are polite and friendly. I believe that proper communication is important to keeping peace and harmony in both our professional an

Alyssa C.

3 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $45
  • Speaks German, Italian, Latin, French
  • Teaches students 10 to 95
  • Bachelor of Music: Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University
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Alyssa C.

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Alyssa has been performing since 2003. She has a Bachelor's degree in Vocal Performance from Northern Arizona University (2016) and is pursuing her Master of Music degree in Opera Performance at the Boston Conservatory at Berklee (2018).

Skills taught include: vocal technique, audition preparation, role preparation, movement, preparation, and presentation.

Alyssa's most recent operatic roles include: Parpignol (La Femme Boheme), Anna Reich (Die listigen Weiber von Windsor), Lucinda (Dark Sisters), and Susanna (Le Nozze di Figaro). Alyssa also performs regularly in private concert events.

Alyssa's most recent musical theatre roles include: Lois Lane/Bianca (Kiss Me, Kate!), Mrs. Segstrom (A Little Night Music), and in scenes as Roxie Hart (Chicago), Audrey (Little Shop of Horrors), and Mayzie (Seussical the Musical).

About Alyssa

Hailed for her "exquisite coloratura" (South Florida Classical Review), Ms. Alyssa Click was most recently seen as Johanna in Sweeney Todd with Lowell House Opera. This summer, she was contracted with Charlottesville Opera as an Apprentice Artist to sing Silly Girl and understudy Madame in Beaut

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Tobin G.
Alyssa is a wonderful teacher This was my first voice lesson ever. She was understanding, enthusiastic and very helpful in getting me started
Susan.
Alyssa is an upbeat, encouraging, and patient teacher. Her own singing voice is beautiful, and she sings very professionally in a wide range of genres. She is reliable, pleasant, sincere, and capable. She gives each student her full attention and tailors her lessons to each one's particular talent (as well as where they're in need of improvement). I recommend Alyssa very highly... She's delightful!
Craig J.
I have known Alyssa now for about a year and she is a true master of her art form. She is knowledgeable and genuine in her teaching and performing, and always seeks the best for her students. I highly recommend her as your teacher.

Chris P.

4 Reviews
Teaches Online
Starting at $30
  • Teaches students 14 and up
  • Musical Theatre from University of Michigan
  • Teaching since 2006
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Chris P.

4 Reviews
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Monologue and scene coaching tailored to the students needs!

About Chris

Hi! Welcome to Take Lessons! Let me start off by saying that I love to teach singing and acting!! I specialize in teaching students from teens to adults but love teaching younger children as well. There is no better feeling than to see a student grow and better themselves artistically and persona

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Hanrong L.
Chris is very friendly and helpful.
Mary K.
Excellent first lesson
Mike O.
Chris was very patient and provided great advice, examples and coaching. This is my first voice lesson and I am 54 years old and I was very nervous and unsure, but Chris made me feel comfortable and relaxed. I am looking forward to the next lesson and I am already practicing. My goal is to improve my singing and perhaps one day be on a local stage playing a small part, something that has been in my system for many years! I believe Chris will provide me with the training that may one day assist me in achieving my goal.

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"Carissa is truly awesome on every level. She is a blast to work with. She's very patient and works with me if I want to explore the scenes from different angles to really understand the characters and the story, which is super helpful. She offers great conversational feedback. If I could give her more than 5 stars, I would. :)"
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"Carissa does an AMAZING job! My daughter loves her classes!!"
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Took Acting lessons from Carissa M.
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"Working with Kent was great!, It was fantastic
my view in acting is pretty much strong now.
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confidence in myself I feel like I have tools to Step up.

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Took Acting lessons from Kent J.
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"If you want to work with a professional who knows exactly what she’s doing and knows exactly how to get you where you wanna go, then Toya Nash is the person for you."
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Took Acting lessons from Toya N.
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"My son Merak just had his first class with David. At first we had to reschedule due to technical difficulties and David was extremely easy to work with when accommodating a new time. Today during the class David was professional and very knowledgeable. So far he is well worth the investment and I look forward to having him teach my son more."
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Took Acting lessons from David T.
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"Kathryn is an amazing teacher! I've been working with her for nearly a year now. At first I was hesitant doing classes online, but I don't regret taking the leap. I've definitely improved my acting skills in the months we've been working together; she gives great feedback and really cares about her students, not ONLY in the way of their acting skills. I highly recommend her to anyone who wants to get into acting. I started out knowing nothing and I can say 100% that what I know now is largely in part of Kathryn!"
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Took Acting lessons from Kathryn K.
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"Loved my first lesson. So excited to get started again after 40 years."
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Took Acting lessons from Gabriel B.
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"Very well spoken, projected competence and was great with the 64 yer old first time acting student."
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