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Tina B.

(31)
Bainbridge Island, WA
Starting at $60
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Associate of Applied Science from Phillips Junior College
  • Teaches students 5 and up
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate
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Tina B.

Bainbridge Island, WA

(31)

Private Theater Acting Teacher

How an actor approaches acting on a stage versus film is completely different. Some of the reasons are obvious, for example, with theater you have immediate feedback due to having a live audience. In film you can have multiple takes to get a scene right; however on stage, you have one opportunity to get it right.

In film you want your voice and facial expressions to be as natural as possible. On stage everything has to be bigger in order to convey the right emotion to your audience.

I love performing on stage. I find it more rewarding than film. I have been working in semi~professional theater for over thirty years and am looking forward to sharing what I have learned through the years with other enthusiasts.

About Tina

I started singing professionally at the age of fourteen. I have had leading roles in semi-professional theatre productions since I was seventeen. I have also been assistant director, musical director, choreographer, costumer and writer for many productions from West Side Story to My Fair Lady to

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June 28, 2019
Shelbie H.
Shelbie is so excited. Can not wait to next lesson
March 15, 2019
Paula
I absolutely loved my first class with Tina. I am very excited to continue voice lessons with her.
January 16, 2019
Grace E.
Tina was fabulous! Incredibly knowledgeable and attentive, my daughter is so excited to learn and train with Tina.
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Jason M.

(21)
Seattle, WA
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Speaks English, Spanish
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Jason M.

Seattle, WA

(21)

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Private Theater Acting Teacher

Prepping an audition for an upcoming show or for admission into an acting program? Want to hone and develop your audition monologues (especially Shakespeare)? Just need a coach to help you take your acting to another level? Then let's get started, online or in person. I can help.

I've been working as a professional actor in the theatre and on-camera for over 25 years. I've performed with the Shakespeare Theatre in DC, ACT Theatre in Seattle, Book-It Repertory, Seattle Shakespeare Company, and Shakespeare Santa Cruz to name a few. I've also been the featured voice in voiceovers for companies like University of Washington Medical, Golden 1 State Credit Union, Microsoft, and Surface Pro 3. On Camera Credits include short films, industrials, and commercials for Taco Time, Tulalip Casino, and Washington Dental Association.

I hold a BFA from the University of North Carolina at Greensboro and an MFA from the Shakespeare Theatre's Academy for Classical Acting in Washington DC. My ...

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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July 3, 2019
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June 11, 2019
Cari A.
Jason has been an amazing coach for my incredibly active animated son. He is great at redirecting my boy when he has trouble focusing and provides immediate feedback to help my son make progress. We live in a remote area where actives like this are not offered. We feel blessed that we were able to make a connection with Jason and for his patients with our rural island family. Jason it a true professional and communicates beautifully with me. I am looking forward to continuing lessons for my son!
May 26, 2019
lara
Jason previously worked with my teenage daughter and they made vast improvements in her acting skills and college audition. She was accepted into AMDA. Now he is working with my older daughter to help her get ready to audition at UW and get a working reel together. He is fantastic and really good with any learning differences or styles that might come up.
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Joshua S.

(37)
Theater Acting
Starting at $40
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • Background Checked
  • Teaching since 1999
  • Awarded Third Place, World Championship of Public Speaking - Regionals from Toastmasters International
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Joshua S.

(37)

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Private Theater Acting Teacher

The play's the thing! Having performed in over 50 plays, and produced and co-founded The American Shakespeare Company, I am more than qualified to instruct in Theater Acting. It is a joy and privilege to coach the skills needed to command an audience.

About Joshua

Mr. S is an accomplished public speaker (Third place in the Regionals for the 2006 Toastmasters World Championship of Public Speaking and over 40 wins in various speech contests). He is also an avid, and successful poker player. By profession, Mr. S is a distinguished corporate, communication a

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October 24, 2019
Diego
Joshua is a great teacher and very knowledgeable in Poker. He understands where you are at and will help you to improve your game.
September 15, 2019
YUKI ITO
Joshua is the most amazing teacher that we have ever met. His teaching style opened my daughter's eyes wide to figure out what the real public speaking stands for.
September 11, 2019
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Emily L.

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Theater Acting
Starting at $50
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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  • BFA - Theatre Directing from University of Michigan
  • Awarded Best Direction, Best Production from sheNYC
  • Teaches Beginner, Intermediate, Advanced
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Online Theater Acting Teacher

After a decade of directing plays and coaching actors, I know both what directors are looking for and how to help you deliver it. No matter where you are in your work, I'm patient, supportive, and will also give you that extra push to add more dimension to a scene or monologue. And of course - it's play! If it's not fun to do the work, why do it? We'll both work hard and have a great time.

About Emily

For the past decade, I've been a director and coach empowering performers to tell moving and thoughtful stories. I love helping people get a mainline to their passion, and working together to leave both you and your audience feeling connected and powerful. From Shakespeare to work pitches, I care d

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November 6, 2019
Danielle
Emily is smart, sharp, and savvy. She keeps the text at the center of the work, and is able to balance keen analysis with a truthful center -- and a silly and pun-ny sense of humor! She also cares about the world around her and how that relates to artistic work. So if you're looking for someone with clear text work, a strong theatrical background, and a curious, globally-leaned-in intellect and heart, she's the teacher for you!
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Danielle D.

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Theater Acting
Starting at $159
Teaching Locations:
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Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Background Checked
  • Speaks French, English
  • Teaching since 2005
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Online Theater Acting Teacher

I have over 30 years of experience as a professional actor in television, film and theater. My approach to the work incorporates a number of acting tools, tips and exercises that are easy to grasp and apply. These tools are designed to help encourage spontaneity, naturalistic and compelling human behavior and allow you to bring a cool confidence to your work as an actor. Acting is a skill that needs to be honed and developed so you are excited about what you can bring to a role. I LOVE what I do and sharing my skills and craft with you is a thrill! Let's get started!

About Danielle

I have 25+ years of professional acting experience in televison, theater and film. I am a graduate of the University of Massachusetts, Amherst where I received a B.A. in Theater and English. I also attended the prestigious National Theater Institute at the Eugene O’Neill Theater Center in Waterford

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Rebecca L.

(15)
Theater Acting
Starting at $34
Teaching Locations:
Online Online
Studio Studio
Teaching Locations:
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Studio Studio

  • Awarded Presidential Scholarship for Vocal Performance from Savannah College of Art and Design
  • Teaches students 12 and up
  • MFA in Performing Arts from Savannah College of Art and Design
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Online Theater Acting Teacher

Acting is such a broad term! What are your goals? Do you want to be in films? Do you want to do Shakespeare? Do you want to be in a sit com? Depending upon what your interests are and where you want to go, we will build a plan together. My philosophy on acting techniques is that they are tools to help you, not tests you pass if you're a good actor and fail if you're a bad one. Different techniques work for different people and it is our job to find out what inspires you.

I've worked as a professional actor for many years, performed on Broadway, have my MFA in Performing Arts, and my BA in Arts and Education. I was an assistant director to Tony-winner Sharon Ott and have written and produced my own work. I have experience in both stage and camera acting, which have specific technical differences, but are both a lot of fun once you get used to the medium. Audition technique, preparing monologues, and creating promotional materials are also things I can help with. Anyone who wants to ...

About Rebecca

My approach is both supportive and pragmatic, based on where each individual's skill set is right now and what your specific goals are. I've had the benefit of both formal instruction as well as a decade in the "school of hard knocks." Climbing up the ladder to earn my Equity Card on a Production C

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September 28, 2019
Sheila
A-mazing! She’s an awesome mentor! Her approach to singing is brilliant in the sense that she helps you explore yourself, your strengths and areas you could work on to improve. She helps you find and utilize your voice in a way that makes a unique artist. She digs in right to the foundation of singing (vocals) and performing. I am glad to have found her! And to add up, I never had a dull moment with her with her sense of humor and caring approach!
July 11, 2019
Sheri
Rebecca is wonderful at helping my daughter learn better public speaking skills.
July 5, 2019
Savannah R.
Rebecca immediately made my granddaughter comfortable. Rebecca is a sweet, charming woman who, I can see, works very well with both children and adults. She is extremely knowledgeable and knows how to make people feel good about themselves.

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Average Cost of Theater Acting Lessons in Seattle, WA

The average cost of 60-minute theater acting lessons in Seattle is $81. While the exact cost will vary depending on the teacher, type of lesson, and your location, you should expect to spend anywhere between $30 and $300 per hour.
30 min
$48 average
45 min
$62 average
60 min
$81 average

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Took Theater Acting lessons from Jake O.
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"My teacher ms.kelee is great. I feel like with her being my teacher my comfort zone of speaking in front of others has risen and grown. Me.kelee made me feel more confidence and hopeful in future things for myself. Trying new things made me realize, something new can have a good impact on the social part of your life."
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Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelee P.
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"I absolutely love Becca! She is so encouraging and knowledgeable. I recently got cast in a musical and I was pretty nervous. I found Rebecca and after our first lesson I knew it was a great fit. She made me feel so comfortable and I think, we accomplished a lot in just the first lesson! I strongly recommend her to anyone who is either starting out or has some experience."
- Harper
Took Theater Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"I was honored to be a part of multiple theater Productions directed by Rebecca. She is definitely skilled and pushing the actor passes his or her comfort zone while giving them the tools to push past their personal limitations and is constantly encouraging and upbeat. First as a director, then teacher, then cast member she is a tireless asset and teacher."
- Mia
Took Theater Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"David is masterful, an Acting Coach! He uses coaching skills to customize his training to his students. My daughter is always looking forward to end her week with David. It is always a treat for her! What a wonderful sight to see coach/coachee relationship in learning acting skills!"
- Bing
Took Theater Acting lessons from David T.
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"Really great class. Good price for it too! I have been going for a few months now and I like it a lot"
- Isabella
Took Theater Acting lessons from Tyler S.
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"Ms. Heather tells you everything what you did well or where to improve. Also her instruction is really clear and simple to understand. My first language is not even English then I can understand her well.
A great teacher you deserve to have :D!!"
- Samantha
Took Theater Acting lessons from Heather M. L.
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"I loved class. Great pick-up."
- Jane
Took Theater Acting lessons from Kelsey J.
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"I have been in several productions with Rebecca and each time she has stretched me as an actor and performer. Rebecca really pulls you into part of the production by being open to your ideas about the character and challenges you to really owen your craft on the stage and your professionalism behind and off the stage. She truly is a developer and loves to see individuals grow. I cannot recommend her enough."
- Dennis
Took Theater Acting lessons from Rebecca L.
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"Wonderful teacher. Warm, patient, and energetic with an incredible knowledge of techniques."
- Jennifer
Took Theater Acting lessons from John Z.
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