Debbie Wastling Vocal And Acting Lessons
British experienced teacher 25 year of teaching vocals in pop and musical theatre. Director of over 50 plus theatre productions. Public speaking help also can be given.
Helping students create thier acts into workable situations whether in music or auditions. Each student I teach gets their own scenes, songs tailored to them, recorded tracks or piano accompaniment.
Masters Degree, trained in UK with theatre and voice.
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Frequently asked questions
What is your typical process for working with a new student?
1. Find out why they are taking classes
2. Create music in the correct key for their voice or winning scenes that will get them the audition,
3. Set up weekly classes - only way to make improvement!
4. Every week give three goals to work upon.
What education and/or training do you have that relates to your work?
MA in Musical Theatre UK
BA in Acting UK
Teaching Diploma LAMDA
Acting Diploma LAMDA
Play piano and drums
Do you have a standard pricing system for your lessons? If so, please share the details here.
$30 a half hour ($25 if pay for 4 weeks upfront)
$50 for an hour class
I only teach Fridays and Saturdays
How did you get started teaching?
Local students asked me to give classes in speech and acting for their school productions/debate teams.
What types of students have you worked with?
Age 5 to 90 vocals have to be 9 years of age to start singing seriously.
Describe a recent event you are fond of.
I am excective director for a non profit and our last end of year show rocked - all students under 14 over 250 students singing and acting - being performers.
What advice would you give a student looking to hire a teacher in your area of expertise?
Make sure you have a connection otherwise success will not be easy.
What questions should students think through before talking to teachers about their needs?
1. What do want from these lessons?
2. Am I prepared to practise regularly ? (No excuses)!