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I am an experienced Meisner Technique teacher working with students and developing my approach to acting for over 30 years. The studio started out in New York where I trained as an actor and then moved to Washington D.C. where I am one of the most well-known and experienced acting teachers in the area. My Complete Actors Training for Stage, Film and TV focuses completely on step-by-step acting training, and covers all the venues that actors may encounter in their career, from stage to film, sitcoms, soaps and commercials, and from contemporary screenplays, independent films to Shakespeare and experimental theater. My approach to a ... View Profile
Each student that comes for class receives my undivided attention and I am able to bring out the best in a students abilities. Acting can be more challenging than one might imagine. Four instance you may be asked to play some villanous roll and accessing such emotions within yourself could be difficult, even painful. My longtime experience with delving into creating poignant character portrayal is powerful and useful. Every performer has blocks. It could be stage fright or a fear of failure or not be able to access emotions that are the basis of outward expression which is acting. As an acting teacher I will provide techniques to clear ... View Profile
Take private voice and performance from fully certified Somatic Voicework(tm) instructor Maddie Tarbox. Maddie holds a Bachelor of Arts in Musical Theatre from Weber State University and a Master of Fine Arts in Acting from the University of Central Florida. She received her certification in Somatic Voicework (tm) - The LoVetri Method from Shenandoah Universtiy in 2013 and has been teaching private voice and performance techniques in varying styles for nearly a decade maintaining a studio of over 30 students ages eight and up. ... View Profile
I offer an in depth, immersive experience wherein the actor learns to fully develop their emotional and spiritual range as an actor, doing techniques that will expand their range and give them the tools to ace any audition to the best of their current abilities. I am also well versed in Shakespeare and other classical works, and can travel either to the client's home or a space they deem more acceptable.
As a graduate of the prestigious North Carolina School of the Arts (Go Pickles! Lol) l, I have been well versed in numerous methodologies and techniques that I can help you to add to your actor tool box. With hard work, dedication, and an open mind, I can help you become the best actor you can be!
As a standout Goddess from the sun, I bring warmth and encouragement unmatched. Always leaving you with a renewed sense of inspiration, love, and dedication, you find yourself with new rays shining from within. Learn with me and together we shall change the world. Boundless training: BFA- Fine Arts Yoga Training Art Educator (PK-Adult) Practicing artist in DC, since 2010. Check me out on linkedin, vimeo (coming soon!), other sites to stay up to date with my work! L: https://www.linkedin.com/in/maya-fletcher-93856858/ V: https://vimeo.com/sifusun IG:@sifu.sun ... View Profile
Students in my courses will learn the basics of movement. Proper posture. Voice and diction. In depth group and one-on-one acting exercises to help them get out of their shell and breakthrough. I attended Texas A&M University Corpus Christi and got a degree in acting and directing in 2015. Since then, I’ve acted with a variety of community and professional theatres for the last two years and recently relocated here to Washington D.C. I love working with people and indulge in pushing people outside their comfort zones and making them thrive. ... View Profile
I believe that the actor represents the people who can't say what they want so they speak for them, they share a message which will challenge the audience to grow and/or expand their horizons, and hopefully the actor can grow as an artist and human being for the positive. By looking within the story my aim is to collaborate with the Actor to find the truth of the character by looking within the text and character as a whole. I look forward to working with any Actor, no matter the age, culture or belief. I want it to be a safe zone where you have room to take chances and fall on your face with experimenting in your part. Whether its a mo ... View Profile
I am an actor, director, filmmaker, and theater artist, creating work that physically engages, intellectually inspires, and curiously interprets the world in which we live. I've worked as a professional actor in the DC metro area since 2010, and have since begun working professionally as a Director, a Young Company Coordinator, and Assistant Director at many DC-area and MD theaters, including The Kennedy Center, Imagination Stage, Ford's Theatre, Studio Theatre, Synetic Theater, Theatre J, and more. I started coaching acting students in 2014 and my students have gone on to star in shows Off-Broadway, in Regional Theaters including Olney Theat ... View Profile
I believe strongly in setting my students up to succeed. I help students develop clear goals to work towards, offer techniques for accessing difficult material, and set up clear practice guidlines so that their practice is yielding results. My hope is to instill a sense of process in my students and do away with the paralysis that comes from not knowing where to begin when given new material. When we are working I use diverse strategies to help my students find honest connection to the material. There is great joy and freedom in having the opportunity to try and fail and learn together. ... View Profile
With several years of professional acting experience on stages in New York, Washington, and across America, as well as a strong resume in the educational space, I have gathered several techniques and strategies that help students thrive in learning how to become actors. While I am friendly and encouraging in my work, I expect growth from each session and will push you to be your best every time. My students get work at professional theatres--I currently have students working at Arena Stage, Signature Theatre, Olney Theatre Center, Studio Theatre, and Theatre J. I also have gathered several resources for young actors that parents and theatre c ... View Profile
Abundance Acting creates a coaching experience unique to you. Whether you are a student looking to prepare for college auditions, an actor training for your next role speaking, or looking to launch your acting career to the next level, Abundance Acting will give you the tools necessary to achieve your goals on stage. Let Abundance take your acting take you there.
Greetings! My name is Bryan Archibald. I am a recent graduate from Howard University obtaining my B.F.A in Theatre Arts with a minor In Music. Prior, and during my matriculation at Howard University, I have had the honor of being in several musicals and few straights, and Dance concerts. I'm currently an actor based in DC at the moment but have plans to make that transition to New York City to expand the various skill sets that I possess. I absolutely LOVE character development and transformation. Coaching others, as well as providing methods/tools to help become successful in their artistic endeavors is a passion of mine in ad ... View Profile
The classes are taught by a Director/Screenwriter/Producer/Actor; who has written and directed three feature films. The students (ages 12 and up) are taugt from the many perspectives of filmmaking. The class teaches the students how to interact with a director on set, as well as understand the perspective and intention of the writer. In other words: To be great story-tellers. Multiple Acting techniques such as: Meisner, Adler, Hagen, and Strasberg! These classes also include live set experience, through being cast in a short film. For more information, see our website: www. Break-through-acting.com ... View Profile
Our CEO and founder first began dancing, modeling and commercials in 1980 and performing in live theatre in 1990. With her first writing, film acting, Broadway, she received national and international acclaim by the age of 22 and began teaching in 1995. Fifteen years later, she began the first program in Maryland to bring elementary school students in public schools weekly drama lessons. She became the first full time full point advanced professionally certified drama teachers there. She wrote the Maryland state standards as well as helped found the Maryland Theatre Educators Association in which she still serves as a bo ... View Profile
Monique Caldwell is a dynamic performer and a highly experienced director of diverse stage plays. As a Certified Drama Instructor, Monique works with youth and adults in the performing arts and the community theatre circuit. Her education includes a BFA in Theatre and a MA in Theatre Education. Monique's passion is to coach individuals and groups with an interest in acting as a hobby as well as pursuing it as a profession. ... View Profile
Hi! Thanks for stopping by, here are my most frequently asked questions... When did you start acting? 1999 (Before then actually, I used to tug my mom's waist and say "Momma I want to memorize!") Where are you from? Dallas, TX. Have you ever lived in Los Angeles or New York? I lived in Los Angeles five and a half years before relocating to the DMV area (3 years ago) Who taught you how to act? Art imitates life so I study those around me a lot, I have also studied acting technique with many studios in Texas, Louisiana, California and Washington,DC. I would like to note Baron Brown Studio in Santa Monica, CA where I studied the Meisner Te ... View Profile
Founded by Jamie Balter, the goal of Sunshine Music Studios is to foster enthusiasm for music and performance in students of all ages. We strive to create a positive envirnment where students can reach all of the goals that they set out to achieve. It is important for our students to feel a warm, welcoming atmostphere, where they can make mistakes, take risks, and ask questions. We know every student has different needs and it is crutial to cater our lessons to each individual student. The process of singing, playing piano, or learning music can at times be hard to grasp, especially for a beginning student, so it is very imp ... View Profile
Aaron Marcus has been a full-time actor and commercial model for over 3 decades. He has been cast in over 1,200 (to date) TV and radio commercials, corporate films, feature films, television shows and print ads. Aaron Marcus is the author of How to Become a Successful Actor and Model. You have seen him on the TV shows, Gotham, his recurring role on House of Cards, Mr. Robot, Do No Harm, Law & Order: CI, Rectify, Halt and Catch Fire, The Wire, West Wing, as well as film projects such as Project Almanac, Philomena, Fishbowl, Buck Run, Eugene and A Modest Suggestion. ... View Profile