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  • Stephanie Cunningham, Theatre Director And Educator

    Stephanie Cunningham, Theatre Director And Educator

    New York, NY · Stephanie Cunningham

    (8 reviews)

    Whether you are getting ready for a big audition, deepening your technique and repertoire or looking to make that next step in choosing a program to train in, I can help you from start to finish. I am patient and tough, you will come out of coaching with me feeling like a more prepared and confident performer. 

  • THE NY ACTING SCHOOL FOR FILM AND TELEVISION

    THE NY ACTING SCHOOL FOR FILM AND TELEVISION

    New York, NY · Mark Stolzenberg

    (4 reviews)

    Specialize in Acting On Camera for Movies and TV. Professional training that works. My students find work in the business.  We are rated in the top five schols in NYC by CBS. We have various programs to suit YOUR budget and schedule. Flexible attendance . Start now. Private Lessons or group classes. 3 month class,  6 months, 9 months, or 1 year. Come once, twice or three times a week. You are not charged for classes missed. Comprehensive ACTING TECHNIQUE: Monologues, scenes, Close-up work, Audition technique, Improv for Camera, Movement for Camera , Commercials, Agent Showcase.
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  • NYC Dance

    NYC Dance

    New York, NY · Suzanne Rydz

    (3 reviews)

    Beginner? Struggling to grasp fundamentals or move up a level? Advanced dancer needing to take their craft to the next level? A teacher for over 15 years, I have traveled the country teaching Master Classes and adjudicating for the convention Dance Explosion. Guest choreographer/trainer for several Competition Teams, I have choreographed for The Nets, performed with Ashanti, American Idol and represented Reebok and New Balance. “Everything in the universe has a rhythm, everything dances. ” ― Maya Angelou
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  • Stuart Burney  Acting Coach / Teacher NYC

    Stuart Burney Acting Coach / Teacher NYC

    New York, NY · Stuart Burney

    (3 reviews)

    Stuart Burney is a top-rated widely respected, sought after, Manhattan, New York acting teacher / acting coach offering acting workshops, acting classes and private coaching at his NYC Acting Studio. Immediate feedback on why a person wants to enter the acting field as a career. What does the actor bring to the table. What makes you different.

  • Acting Up With Ralf

    Acting Up With Ralf

    Brooklyn, NY · Ralf Jean-Pierre

    (2 reviews)

    My service stands out because it’s an untamed, naive approach to acting that dares to imagine that no one has to learn to act, they merely need to remember. I believe that if we can tap into our bodies, our playfulness, or silliness, and quiet the grown-up, logical voices in us that we can remember how to play with the same investment we did as children. My approach is about how brave you can be, how alive you can feel, how hard you can pretend, how much fun you can have, not about measuring your “talent”, or getting you do it “right.” I can guide you through all
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  • Jimmy Gary Jr Acting Session

    Jimmy Gary Jr Acting Session

    Bronx, NY · Jimmy Gary Jr

    (1 review)

    I have over twenty years of being in front of the camera. Before that I was professoonal football player. . People often ask me about the transition from football to acting and I tell the they are similar in many ways and what connects the two is pasion. I will show you how to audition for camera and book the part by using tools and techniques I currently use to book principle parts on some of the worlds most popular shows. 

  • Tony Nominee Chad Kimball - Coaching

    Tony Nominee Chad Kimball - Coaching

    New York, NY · Chad Kimball

    (1 review)

    Chad is Tony Award Nominee for his work on Broadway. He is a veteran of six Broadway show and several off-broadway plays. He has also appeared on TV shows like "The Good Wife". He is currently appearing in the Broadway hit "Come From Away". www.chadkimball.com

  • The Neighborhood Playhouse Junior Acting School

    The Neighborhood Playhouse Junior Acting School

    New York, NY · Carmen Lamar Daehler

    (1 review)

    We offer conservatory training in acting, singing, dancing, film & TV, Meisner techqniue, stage combat, monolouges, audition, Shakespeare and more in a nurturing and creative enviornment. Our teachers are experts in their field as writers, actors, directors, and professional performing artists. We provide students with the skills they need to perform in film, televsion, theatre, and school classrooms by working in small groups to develop compassion and the ability to work off behavior and emotions. www.playhousejuniors.com. 
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  • Gift Of Soft Skills

    Gift Of Soft Skills

    Brooklyn, NY · Amanda Sawyer

    Amanda has been teaching students of all ages for over ten years. Her passion is watching students acknowledge their growth and take pride in their achievements as they begin to see themselves as individuals with the ability to better their society. Amanda has taught Social Skills, Chess, French, Theater, and Dance in addition to tutoring students in Math and English. She is currently a preschool teacher at Temple Sharey Tefilo Israel and runs the chess program at The Hudson School in Hoboken. She teaches at several after school programs in New York and in the Hamptons during the summer. In
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  • Stella Adler Studio Of Acting

    Stella Adler Studio Of Acting

    New York, NY · Ryan Chittaphong

    Since 1949, the Stella Adler Studio of Acting has trained some of the most important American actors and has evolved into one of the most culturally rich environments in New York City.  The Studio's mission is to create an environment with the purpose of nurturing theater artists who value humanity, their own and others, as their first and most precious priority while providing art and education to the greater community. Since 2010, the studio has been training actors in Los Angeles at the Art of Acting Studio. The studio has taught such greats as Marlon Brando, Robert De Niro, Elaine Str
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  • Matthew Corozine Studio

    Matthew Corozine Studio

    New York, NY · Matthew Corozine

    Based in the Meisner Technique, MCS teaches “the reality of doing and finding the truth within yourself”. Great actors trust their instincts and impulses fully, and respond truthfully from their humanity. In doing so, MCS cultivates a new generation of professional artists that are currently working in Broadway, Hollywood, television, film, and live theatre regional and international.

  • Penny Templeton Studio

    Penny Templeton Studio

    New York, NY · Hank Schob

    We prepare actors for thr real world  they will be facing, not the insulated class room. That means train our actors to move seamlessly from fim to theater to television. Penny's approach to the craft comes from Stanislavky,  with Meisner, and Chehov added in to give serious actors all the tools they need to grow to their maximum potential.  We have also updated these thechniques to work in a more practical fasshion for hign speed demanded in the 21st century.   Our Advanced on Camera Class was made a part of the curriculum for the MFA Program at Columbi
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  • Marc John Jefferies Acting Academy

    Marc John Jefferies Acting Academy

    New York, NY · Marc John Jefferies

    I'm a seasoned, working actor. www.imdb.com/name/nm0420384 I've been in the business my whole 26 years of life. I work in all aspects of show business from tv, voice overs, movie, cartoon animation and Broadway. I am represented by one of the top 10 Agency. My students get a chance to work in projects I am involved in. Contact me now for more information!

  • Hannah L'Abri Miller - Acting Coach

    Hannah L'Abri Miller - Acting Coach

    Brooklyn, NY · Hannah Miller

    Hannah has extensive experience in the theatre arts, ranging from her own performance, directing, and teaching. She is knowledgeable with various techniques in performance and script/ scene study. Her powerful analysis skills are essential in aiding with audition preparation, especially for school and college program admissions. Teaching experience ranges from group classes in acting technique to individual lessons. Hannah has a strong willfullness of success in her students and looks forward to seeing them grow.
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  • Jachari Vocal Technique

    Jachari Vocal Technique

    Brooklyn, NY · Terry Taylor

    I turn the average person into singers and artist. I also do artist development. I can teach anyone to sing in a very short time! Breathing,character,diaphragm etc. There is nothing wrong with your ear. I teach you to use your diaphragm to sing to the top of the note, train to push to your notes!

  • MSH MultiArts

    MSH MultiArts

    New York, NY · Michael Simon Hall

    It's all about being a great storyteller. I'm an experienced storyteller based in New York City collaborating with award winning professionals in theater, music, dance, film, and intermedia for over 25 years. It doesn't matter if you are the actor, writer, director or producer. The gifts, skills and expertise are varied but the basics apply to all areas. How do you tell a great story? And how can you strengthen your skills and capitalize on your gifts by learning different disciplines that can each inform and strengthen the other? Actors who learn to write become stronger actors. Writers shoul
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  • Matt Patrick Walsh Music Studio

    Matt Patrick Walsh Music Studio

    Brooklyn, NY · Matt Patrick Walsh

    I am a music teacher with a very eclectic background. I am a musical theatre composer, but I also have experience performing as a guitarist, vocalist, bassist, pianist, and percussionist in various bands (many different genres of music). I have a Bachelor's Degree in Musical Theatre. I completed the BMI Musical Theatre Writing Workshop. I also am currently a graduate student at the Hunter College Music Education Program. I offer private instruction on: - the guitar - voice - the piano - the electric bass - various percussion (drum kit, djembe) - ukulele - fun instruments (kazoo, harmonica) -
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  • Private Sessions With Allison Plamondon

    Private Sessions With Allison Plamondon

    New York, NY · Allison Plamondon

    Allison Plamondon is a New York-based choreographer and teacher originally from Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.   In the fall of 2016, Allison was the Artist in Residence at HB Studio where she presented The Tchaikovsky Vignettes, a series of dance theatre pieces inspired by Chekhov and set to the music of Tchaikovsky. Allison has also presented work at Emerging Artists Theatre and the NACHMO gala at the Actors Fund Theater. New York theatre choreography includes Feather Gatherers (New Ohio), The Hills Are Alive! (NYMF), Someone To Belong To (NYC Fringe-Overall Excellence Award for Choreograp
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  • Elizabeth Browning Studio

    Elizabeth Browning Studio

    New York, NY · Elizabeth Browning

    The Elizabeth Browning Studio offers professional acting classes and coaching for beginning actors, actors on Broadway, in film and television; and transformational acting workshops for the corporate sector and people from all walks of life.  Elizabeth Browning is one of New York City's most respected acting coaches, is featured in "The Actor's Guide to Qualified Acting Coaches: New York" and has shared her revolutionary acting techniques and exercises in magazines such as Self, Redbook, and Mademoiselle as well on news segments on both NBC and ABC. 
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  • Color Of Love Production Studios

    Color Of Love Production Studios

    Hoboken, NJ · Steven Coard

    Film and Acting Studio with mentoring to help each student become working professional actors. We link actors with opportunities, and each student gains knowledge from working professional actors.

  • New York Stage Of Mind

    New York Stage Of Mind

    Long Island City, NY · Melanie Lemieux

    Bonjour! How to describe myself quickly..? I studied Opera Singing, and I started learning piano at the age of 4. I've been performing professionally for the past 20 years, from the Phantom of the Opera to the Cirque du Soleil and USO Tours. Music is definitely a huge part of my life, and I can't think of anything better than the gift of learning how to play an instrument. New York Stage of Mind is a music school in the heart of trendy LIC, that I founded. Come learn with us in a colorful creative environment! We offer Piano, Guitar, Singing, Musical Theater Programs & more! All ages wel
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  • Private/Semi-Private Dance Lessons (Ballet, Creative Movement)

    Private/Semi-Private Dance Lessons (Ballet, Creative Movement)

    New York, NY · Gwynedd Vetter-Drusch

    Professional Dancer and Actor / Focuses on Honing a Healthy, Expressive Instrument  / Artistic and Technical Mastery / All Ages Originally from Seattle, WA, Gwynedd is the daughter of two professional actors, and she developed a love of theatre and storytelling at her actor/director mother’s side. By the age of 13, she discovered she also loved ballet—dancing fulfilled her lifelong dream of flight. In 2009-10, Gwynedd began her performing career in the second company of Tulsa Ballet, performing in "The Sleeping Beauty" and Ben Stevenson’s "Dracul
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  • Performing Arts Coaching Making The Best Of You Even Better

    Performing Arts Coaching Making The Best Of You Even Better

    Jackson Heights, NY · Kathleen Morgo

     My ability to see and work with the unique attributes and talents of each individual performer will strengthen each performer skills immensely. I believe  working from a place of respect  is the only way to help a performer grow . My approach is disaplined and structured yet incredibly fun.My particular strength lies in preparing people of all ages for auditions especially auditions for performing arts high school's  and College Conservatory programs.   I also have taught scene study classes on the university level as well as all levels from K to 12 . I am a professio
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