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Oak Park Acting Classes

Stage Heroes

Stage Heroes

5.0 16 Reviews
There are a lot of improv schools in Chicago but very few teach the Storytelling style of Improv of Keith Johnstone. If you want to become a master storyteller, if you want to be quicker on your feet and be able to craft both short and long scenes, you need absolutely need to know this style of Improv.If you want to stand out in a city with so many great improvisers, Stage Heroes is the school that will give you an edge on everybody else. ... View Profile
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Tsquared Productions Chicago

Tsquared Productions Chicago

5.0 13 Reviews
My classes are very affordable and does not require contract commitments and outstanding fees.  Vist my website for more details. Click ACTING COACH to learn more about my classes.  www.tsquaredproductionschicago.com
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Karen Vaccaro Acting Coach

Karen Vaccaro Acting Coach

5.0 11 Reviews
 Training actors since 1986, many of my students are working in Los Angeles, NYC, and Chicago markets. I am a professional actor with over 40 years experience acting in theater And film. Credits include Broadway, off Broadway, Goodman Theatre, Steppenwolf Theatre, US marshals, A stir of Echoes, Early Edition, The  Lakehouse .
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Leah Raidt- Acting Coach & Mentor

Leah Raidt- Acting Coach & Mentor

5.0 9 Reviews
Hello! My name is Leah Raidt, and I am professional actor based in Chicago, IL. I run the kids and teen on-camera training programs at The Green Room Studio, where I have taught for the last six years. I coach privately out of The Green Room Studio's two locations in Ravenswood and Ukranian Village. My services incude audition coaching and professional taping, monologue selection, and actor business plan consulting and mentorship. I have clients of all ages starting at 4.5 years old. Specialties include college and grad school audition prep, getting an agent, and bringing your audition to the next level. I look forward to helping you build co ... View Profile
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TesserAct Theatre Ensemble

TesserAct Theatre Ensemble

5.0 9 Reviews
We believe in training the whole person, through heart-centered, intuitive instruction. To facilitate this, we have launched our Academy of the Heart, a Hub for Education in the Arts, Radiance and Theatre. Artistic Director, Tamara Kist, has received dozens of accolades for her teaching style, some of which you can view here on this website. https://www.facebook.com/tesseracttheatreensemble https://www.tesseracttheatreensemble.com/ ... View Profile
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Sean Garratt Actor And Coach

Sean Garratt Actor And Coach

5.0 7 Reviews
I’ve been a professional hired actor spanning over nearly two decades.  In that time I’ve worked across all mediums; stage, tv, film, radio.  I trained as an actor in the uk. Then Europe and Japan.  I care about new talent getting the right approach so they’re not just having business smarts, but also get a solid foundation in stage craft.  I recived the highest reward at the end of my training which is a UK BA hons (1st) and have taught at Central, east 15, and RADA.  My web site is under construction but is: http://www.seangarratt.com I enjoy teaching practical classes. Using scene work and te ... View Profile
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The Class Act Studios

The Class Act Studios

5.0 5 Reviews
Most acting classes just teach aimlessly. I find out what my actors' goals are and teach to them. This equals success in a timely manner. I've been an acting coach/director/mentor for 10 years. I have a published book on acting with another one to be out by summer '18. Under my direction/coaching, my actors have acheived state championships titles as well as other awards and accolades. https://www.facebook.com/theclassactstudios/ www.doriansantiago.com ... View Profile
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Ginger Schmidt - Acting Coach

Ginger Schmidt - Acting Coach

5.0 5 Reviews
Looking out for Ginger Schmidt - Acting Coach is among the acting schools that also provide public speaking lessons. This acting expert also provides basic singing and language instruction for all ages. They teach effective acting techniques to their students to prepare them for acting auditions.
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International Mansion

International Mansion

5.0 4 Reviews
Our general curriculum includes a variety of challenging courses that meet or exceed state requirements (if you are following Common Core's markers). Suitable class sizes and exceptional, qualified teachers allow The Language & Music School to offer an expert-led and inclusive educational environment, while also ensuring each student receives the individualized attention and support they need. We set you up with a one on one teacher for an 8 week session ... View Profile
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BEKA -- Chameleon Character Actor Private Coach

BEKA -- Chameleon Character Actor Private Coach

5.0 4 Reviews
I am a working Character Actor for 25+ years.  I've produced a Music Video and a Film Short (Film Short currently on Festival Circuit!).  Spent most of my life as a Stage Actor...but last 8 years in the Indie Film Circuit.  I have only done Private Acting Coaching as it's a much more personal connection that I feel is really needed for a good trust factor as well as getting to the Nuggets within my clients much faster!  I am all about helping you HONE your Craft Skills & helpiing you dump your Unique things standing in your way of Working Progress. Which can be Twitches, Confidence, just plain acting ability...etc.&nbs ... View Profile
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Jeff Parker Acting Coach

Jeff Parker Acting Coach

5.0 4 Reviews
Jeff Parker (A.E.A, SAG-AFTRA) has been a Chicago-based professional actor for 28 years. A native of Los Angeles, California, Jeff received a Bachelor of Fine Arts in Acting (1989) from the University of Southern California. Working in both straight plays and musicals, Jeff's numerous credits include work at most of the major theatres in Chicago such as Goodman, Steppenwolf, Chicago Shakespeare, Writers, Victory Gardens, Northlight, Court, Marriott, Drury Lane, About Face, and Porchlight. His regional credits include work at Manhattan Theatre Club, Huntington Theatre Company, American Conservatory Theatre, Kansas City Repertory T ... View Profile
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Kevin Schwartz - Acting/Writing

Kevin Schwartz - Acting/Writing

5.0 4 Reviews
My many years as a professional actor and writer combined with twenty-five+years of teaching acting and writing to elementary school, high school, college students and adults gives me a range of experience and a variety of teaching techniques to meet the exciting challenges of any serious acting or writing student.
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Lisa Parizanski Entertainment & Consulting

Lisa Parizanski Entertainment & Consulting

5.0 3 Reviews
I have been acting,singing and dancing from the age of 4 on. I also do voiceovers . Performing is all I know.  I learned a lot of behind the scenes necessities to know, as my former bf of years was the President of Sony Pictures releasing and distribution and also a member of The Motion Pictures Arts and Sciences committee as well as the board of directors for the Academy museum. I have won scholarships of merit at The Academy for the performing arts, and The Chicago actors studio. Both of which I had to audition for. I have studied for years.  My teachings will bring out of you even things that you didnt know you had. ... View Profile
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Burnett School Of Performing Arts

Burnett School Of Performing Arts

5.0 3 Reviews
Our school offers dance classes from toddler to seniors. From Fairytale Ballet for beginner and novice dancers to pre professional dance classes. We are 5 mins. from White Sox Park in the historic Bronzeville neighborhood. Easy access using public transportation with ample Free Parking. All of our childrens classes are held on Saturday's. Call and schedule your child's trial class today and take advantage of our special Introductory Offer for 2018. ... View Profile
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Acting Up : Actor Coaching For All Ages

Acting Up : Actor Coaching For All Ages

5.0 2 Reviews
Acting Up was founded by Jessica Nicole Hill, a professional actor and educator based in Chicago, Illinois. Her credits include everything from background talent to leads in several independent films. She is also currently featured in many commercials and digital spots on social media. Search IMDb or simply reach out for more information. Jessica's passion in life is story-telling. She looks forward to sharing that passion with others in every way possible. Jessica is originally from Georgia where she earned a BFA in Theatre Perfomance and Education. She worked at the Springer Opera House, the state theatre of Geogia, as a leading actor, stag ... View Profile
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Paul Willis, Jr.

Paul Willis, Jr.

5.0 2 Reviews
I am a one-on-one coach, and I value your personal growth as an actor over everything else. I have a very diverse background in theatre and film, and I provide a very personal and adaptable coaching environment. We will work at your pace and discover what works best for you. 
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Edi Acting Coach

Edi Acting Coach

5.0 2 Reviews
If you want to immerse yourself in the experience, full-time programs provide the intensity and curriculum to prepare you as an actor. You are throwing yourself into acting 100%. 
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The Workshop For Actors

The Workshop For Actors

5.0 2 Reviews
This acting studio provides services to beginners and pro talents. This talented teacher provides services that help students reach their maximum potential. This popular teacher is also a trained classical singer who offers singing lessons to students who want to pursue a career in musical theater.
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History Repeats Itself Entertainment Group

History Repeats Itself Entertainment Group

5.0 2 Reviews
We have been performing in interactive theatre events, improv shows, and renaissance festivals and other street festivals around the United States for 40 years! We have trained many interactive performers, teaching them about dealing with one-on-one entertainment, developing characters, developing shows, and even the 'nuts & bolts' aspects of things like writing a cover letter, creating a proposal, creating and maintaining a press kit and online presence, and just flat out motivation! For the last decade, we have been travelling nationally performing at Renaissance Festivals around the country as 'The Wonder Elixir of Life Show', a fast-t ... View Profile
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Weddington Studios

Weddington Studios

5.0 2 Reviews
Learn how to be creatively open and available and in the moment!  Great training for those just starting and fantastic for those more advanced students!‚Äč Become more confident and unleash your creative potential. Dive into personal exploration of belief in your acting work. Push your actor training to exciting new levels of discovery and success. Gain valuable technical skills that assist in releasing truth during any creative process. It is our goal that upon completion of our workshops participants will:1)  Have established a strong acting skill set.2) Be equipped with an artistic edge that will help diff ... View Profile
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Avalon Agency

Avalon Agency

5.0 2 Reviews
Hello my name is Robert and I teach beginning guitar lessons on acoustic guitars to students 18 and older, we also teach beginning level acting, career counseling as well as vocal training for actors and musicians. I have been a professional musician for over 20 years as well as a teacher. My background has been playing throughout the country at various venues and I have been written up in online and articles for my work. Music is my greatest passion as a performer and a respecter of musical artists. I love what I do and it shows throughout my work. My agency is located inside a gorgeous Mansion located in Chicago's Edgewater neighborhood on ... View Profile
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IMPROV - ACTING  Classes

IMPROV - ACTING Classes

5.0 2 Reviews
Actual performer it's not just theory  Some kids aren't suited for sports, ACTING can improve confidence and it's so much FUN I've performed improvisational comedy, sketch comedy ,Shakespeare ,Tennessee Williams ,Arthur Miller etc.   Give me a call  or send me an email .Get on STAGE .Do it WHEN you're young  . [email protected]
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CRC Theatricals

CRC Theatricals

5.0 1 Review
In addition to my work as a director I provide individual and group lessions in theater performance and improv. I work with students of all ages to make their work more dynamic, think outside the box, and build strong, interesting charcters. I draw from my years of training in improv, Viewpoints, Stanslavski’s method, classical theater (including Greek, Shakespeare, and others), and physical theater to help provide individualized lessons to bring out the best in my students. I also help with memorization techniques and basic vocal exersizes (projection, diction, tempo, basic dialect work).  ... View Profile
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Northwest Chicago Theatre Lessons

Northwest Chicago Theatre Lessons

5.0 1 Review
Theatre is supposed to be fun, exciting and unique! I not only like to teach the fundamentals and basics of theater, but I like teaching the harder side of theater classes. Learn monologue assistance, directing and play writing assistance as well as scene study and characteristics  I have been directing, writing plays/musicals, and acting since the age of 7! I have the knowledge in the skills to help you succeed. I went to Columbia College in Chicago for theater and film and I was in every single high school production as well as junior high production. I have been in more than 300 productions since the age of seven. I would love to help ... View Profile
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ArtReach Educational Theatre

ArtReach Educational Theatre

5.0 1 Review
The mission of ArtReach Educational Theatre is to expose children to all aspects of theatre, music and dance. We accept any child from Beginner to Advanced performing levels with a genuine interest in the arts from age 5 through high school. All children are challenged and encouraged. We offer Private Voice and Piano LessonsLessons, Dance and Acting Classes, Advanced Musical Theatre Workshops and Summer Arts Camp Programs in the Palatine - Rolling Meadows - Schaumburg area.  ... View Profile
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All The World's A Stage: Classical & Contemporary Acting

All The World's A Stage: Classical & Contemporary Acting

5.0 1 Review
To dream, or make reality – that is the question. If you've caught on the above is a personalized version of Hamlet's most famous soliloquy, then magnificent! Genuinely! With Me I Can Help You: –Prepare for an audition (Monologue or Sides) –Cultivate or enhance your skills in Voice and Speech  –Develop or sharpen your comedic skills –Help you to learn or better understand the text and language of Shakespeare –Learn about the business side of acting: Major Markets, Agents/Managers, Unions, Headshots, Resumes, and much much more –Learn about Acting from the very roots or sharpen your skills! Text a ... View Profile
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LaVie Acting

LaVie Acting

5.0 1 Review
I define my work as a self-awakening process through art exposure. I work with actors and non-actors. I guide my students to find an alignment between their personal truth connected to their character so the professional is able to relieve emotional conflicts and bring balance to their lives. I work intensely with self-knowledge and together we find a new and real meaning to truthfully live any role or face any given moment, in stage but also and most important, in life. We also improve the students’ ability to listen and accept whatever is thrown their way by reacting naturally and spontaneously so they build real connections with thei ... View Profile
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Scott Olson - Acting Lessons

Scott Olson - Acting Lessons

Get the opportunity to appear on various tv productions by enrolling with this company's acting classes. They handle their projects with utmost care. Their acting teachers are experienced and competent.
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No Acting Please

No Acting Please

Get acting lessons when you hire Adam Christopher to teach you. Provides a supportive environment for children and young adults to grow as great artists. This professional offers camera classes for beginners, private coaching for theater, films, and commercials and more.
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Performing Arts Studio

Performing Arts Studio

Our mission is to offer a unique training space for individuals interested in learning and enhancing their knowledge and practice of the performing arts. We focus on the training of the integral self,  body, voice, emotions and psyche. We seek to foster the application of these principles on stage and in daily life. Whether you are a performer looking to tune and expand your instrument or just interested in discovering yourself through the arts, the Performing Arts Studio strives offers an accessible, supportive community where you can achieve personal goals and set new ones. ... View Profile
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