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Michael Harris Improv/Acting Teacher

Michael Harris Improv/Acting Teacher

5.0 14 Reviews
My name is Michael Harris, and it has been my privilege to teach improv & acting to students ranging from elementary school to senior citizens for over a decade. I have been a performing member & teacher at the Baltimore Improv Group (BIG) since 2006 where I also served as Executive/Artistic Director for seven years. I have taught improv to corporate clients including Johns Hopkins Hospital/University, T. Rowe Price & the Annie E. Casey Foundation amongst others. In addition I have taught improv workshops in schools across Maryland as a TAI 1&2 certified instructor with Young Audiences of Maryland (YAMD). I have been a faculty ... View Profile
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Acting Basics Creative Services (Teaching The A.B.C.'s Of Acting)

Acting Basics Creative Services (Teaching The A.B.C.'s Of Acting)

5.0 7 Reviews
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
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Venus Theatre Company

Venus Theatre Company

5.0 6 Reviews
Venus is the premier women's theatre company in the region and stands among the longest-running women's theatres in the world. At Venus, I direct and produce four plays a year with professional actors and designers.  We also run workshops and camps and like to help young people get excited about the craft by discovering their own voice.
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Maddie Tarbox Vocal And Performing Arts Studio

Maddie Tarbox Vocal And Performing Arts Studio

5.0 4 Reviews
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
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Kelly Chauncey Founding Artistic Director ANKH Repertory Theatre - ART

Kelly Chauncey Founding Artistic Director ANKH Repertory Theatre - ART

5.0 3 Reviews
Greetings, My name is Kelly Chauncey. I am the Founding Artistic Director of ANKH Repertory Theatre based in Rockville Maryland.  My focus is to help you reveal the Artist/ Actor within you. Acting is not pretending, Acting is BECOMING. Acting IS. My focus is to guide you through the Artistic process by allowing you to embrace and reveal the Artist IN you. Beginning in our first Master Class session, you will engulf yourself in your own Artistic colors, your own Artistic vulnerabilities and indeed your own Artistic Courage. This is how you will come to realize how much of yourself actually lives in EVERY Character, EVERY Monologue that y ... View Profile
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ViaJ Studios

ViaJ Studios

4.3 3 Reviews
We are a one-stop shop for all your entertainment service needs.  Visit us at www.viaJentertainment.com!
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Allison Frisch - Private Acting Coach

Allison Frisch - Private Acting Coach

5.0 3 Reviews
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
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Dezi B. Studios

Dezi B. Studios

5.0 2 Reviews
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! 
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Stephen Mark Crisp Music Studios

Stephen Mark Crisp Music Studios

5.0 2 Reviews
All of our teachers have Masters in Contemporary Commercial Music Vocal Pedagogy. Only 16 people in the world have this degree 
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Krumich Acting Coaching

Krumich Acting Coaching

5.0 2 Reviews
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.
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Robert Epstein Acting Studio

Robert Epstein Acting Studio

5.0 2 Reviews
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
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Mikael Johnson Acting & Comedy Coach

Mikael Johnson Acting & Comedy Coach

5.0 1 Review
I have over 15 years experience as a working actor, comedian, improviser and story-teller in the DC/Baltimore Metro area. 
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Jordan Campbell Acting Technique & Coaching

Jordan Campbell Acting Technique & Coaching

5.0 1 Review
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
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International's Dance School

International's Dance School

5.0 1 Review
I am pleased to submit my professional background to offer various of dance service styles in my studio. Given my background in education, certification, Diploma and talent for working with diverse groups of students, I feel I am in a great position to make a positive impact with you. In addition to my formal education and training, my 17 year history of hands-on experiences as a Dance Teacher make me an excellent match for the unique demands of this opportunity. For the past 12 years I have designed and planned curricula for all levels of students at Fairfax Community, International Dance, Prince William dance academy, Classical Ballet Theat ... View Profile
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Scene 1

Scene 1

We offer casting director workshop with local casting directors as well as film/tv/commercial ones from NYC and Atlanta.    We also offer musicial theater workshops with Broadway stars (like from Hamilton, Pippin and Chicago). Great opportunity to learn your craft with experts in the business.   If you are interested in learning or improving your on-camera skills this is the place for you!  No need to travel to NYC to attend the same workshop, we bring this amazing opportunity to you.  Work with some of the best casting directors in TV and films.  Learn how to make the best of your next audition and land tha ... View Profile
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ShonniJ Productions

ShonniJ Productions

ShonniJ Productions aims to expand the culture of today’s arts economy by nurturing and developing the current and next generation of arts consumers and producers. It is our goal to educate, develop, provide opportunities, and engage with our community. Some of the ways we are able to accomplish our goals include: integrating various arts forms into a class setting, teaching life lessons, and providing solid training/technique. Our CEO is an alumni of Point Park University where she studied dance, and business entrepreneurship. After graduating college she went on to expand her professional dancing career. Ms.Shonni is also a recent gr ... View Profile
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Hanna Bond Private Acting Lessons

Hanna Bond Private Acting Lessons

Do you wish to gain confidence while performing, auditioning, speaking or singing? Are you ready to stand in front of the camera, be ready for a casting call and learn about the theatre and film skills? Join my special acting classes to expend your skills! I would be delighted to share with you what I have learned from such masters as Grotowski, Dario Fo, Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts in London, and many iluminaries of American and Polish stages! I offer private classes for all ages! I cannot wait to work with you if you are ready, please e-mail me at [email protected]  ... View Profile
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Maya Sun's Creative Fun

Maya Sun's Creative Fun

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
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Musically Sounds

Musically Sounds

Niatesha Thompson 's Bio Originally from Knoxville, TN now located in Snellville, GA Niatesha has been a lover of music since birth. Niatesha was told that as a child she was able to hum before she was able to talk. She started singing at the age of 2 and her father signed up a for piano lessons as the age of 5. The earliest memory of singing Niatesha as performing for her grandmother's morning church service at the age of 4. During Niatesha's elementary, middle school and high school years she performed in several popular choirs like The Inner City Youth Performance Choice who was futured in the late and great NFL star Reggie White who play ... View Profile
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Pete Holdway Performing

Pete Holdway Performing

I am a British stage and tv actor, including having been a member of the Royal Shakespeare Company. I began as a Mime artist and I work in mask and movement movement as well as on text. With my physical background, I bring together the two disciplines of corporeal and textual interpretation to enable the student to bring together their performance, whether it be for the stage, outdoors or for tv and film. My vocal expertise (I also work as a voice artist for audio books) matches spoken technique with the body to help create a unified character. I teach storytelling as well and public speaking, confident and comfortable presentation for those ... View Profile
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Courtney Can Act, So Can You

Courtney Can Act, So Can You

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
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Brenna The Acting Coach

Brenna The Acting Coach

I have a Masters in Acting from California Institute of the Arts. I have over 9 years of experience in the professional and academic world of acting. I just moved from Los angeles, and have participated in commercials as well as feature films. My main experience lies in professional, new theatre. I have experience with numerous voice and movement techniques, Linklater, Roy Hart, Fitzmaurice, Grotowski, and Skinner releasing. As someone who has struggled with audition anxiety myself, I am very passionate about breaking through blocks, fear, and anxiety, and finding a technique that works for you!  ... View Profile
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True Artistry Performing Arts

True Artistry Performing Arts

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
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Miles Folley Studios

Miles Folley Studios

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
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Manuel Jr’s Acting Lessons

Manuel Jr’s Acting Lessons

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
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Dina Thomas Acting

Dina Thomas Acting

I am a working actress about to start a contract in NYC. At this point in my career, I know what I'm doing and I'm ready to share that passion and knowledge with my students. 
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Polish Drama Club

Polish Drama Club

The Polish Drama Club has existed for over fifteen years, actively collaborating with the Polish Library and the Polish Embassy in Washington, DC. Our Club is famous for undertaking brave ventures and producing plays that might appear quite challenging for an amateur Polonia theatrical troupe. The onstage successes following these ambitious projects, the audience’s enjoyment, and boundless enthusiasm in preparing new productions, give tremendous satisfaction to the Club’s members and increases their eagerness to embark on future projects. www.polishdramaclub.org ... View Profile
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Heidi Kerring, Acting Coach

Heidi Kerring, Acting Coach

I have been acting since since I was a kid! But it was 16 years ago that I found acting for the camera, and it was a new form of art that I fell in love with.  Having studied with top acting coaches in Orlando, Los Angeles, Australia, and Baltimore, I am very knowledgable in many different forms of acting. I have also helped coach many of my friends and children for their auditions and roles. I have extensive knowledge being on a professional set and how to push forward with your acting career even if you are just a beginner! Besides acting, my other passion is teaching and I studied elementary education in college.  Check out my we ... View Profile
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Chelsea Thaler Acting And Audition Coachings

Chelsea Thaler Acting And Audition Coachings

I am an actor, director, 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 I was a teenager, and have since begun working professionally as a Director, a Young Company Coordinator, and Assistant Director at many DC-area theaters, including The Kennedy Center, 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 Theatre Center, Ford's Theatre ... View Profile
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Justin Winters Acting Lessons

Justin Winters Acting Lessons

As an MFA trained actor, I offer an in-depth approach to the process. From Practical Aesthetics, to psychology of mind and body, you will have the opportunity to acquire new tools as you explore, build, and create your own style of acting.  Let me help you find the resources and skills you need to succeed on screen or on stage. 
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