Learn how to be authentic and revealing to your audience by never having to apologize for being honest. Discover how to give yourself permission to "play" under any given circumstance. Over 20 years of teaching experience with a LinkedIn profile.
I truly enjoy seeing the lightbulb go on in my students. The moment they realize they have affected or have been effected by their partner it's the goal for any teacher to see them accomplish that.
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
Audition and interview is the best place to start while doing an assessment. After which we discuss goals based on strengths and weaknesses.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
I have an MFA in Acting with advanced degree in English. Plus over 10 years teaching voice and speech for the actor.
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
For starters and beginning lessons I charge $50 an hour.
For advanced students and scene work, $75.
How did you get started teaching?
After lots of stage experience and directing, I was inspired to help pass along the things that worked for me in my craft.
What types of students have you worked with?
Professional actors, college students, youth. All of whom have worked on stage and in film and television.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
Taking my student actors on an expedition learning how to climb a rock wall in preparation of performing in K2 the play.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Be prepared and willing to work hard. Also be honest with your level of talent. Set realistic and achievable short term goals.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
What do you want from your experience?