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KATHLEEN G.

Bertram, TX

$40/hour

Actor and Writer

In-person lessons

$40/Hour


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University of Towson, MD
SociologyEnglish lit
New York University
Master's

Education

University of Towson, MD (SociologyEnglish lit)

New York University (Master's)

About KATHLEEN

I received a BS in Sociology with a minor in English Literature from the University of Towson. I went on to get an MFA in acting and directing from New York University.I was a working actress and director for 18 years in Washington DC and New York City. I have worked with Olympia Dukakis, The Actor's Studio, Judd Hirsch, Robin Williams and other well known theatre persons and institutions.

Recently I finished my novel and am presently submitting it for publication.

For three years, I edited and doctored movie scripts for aspiring movie script writers

M skills are predominantly in acting and directing for professional theatre and movies, and English Literature, reading and writing skills.

I am an experienced tutor. My style of tutoring depends on the individual I am teaching. I am flexible, thus have experienced considerable success in teaching non-writers to write and non-readers to read. In the acting field, I was able to help my High School students to so polish their audition skills that they were accepted in the University acting schools of their choice.
I received a BS in Sociology with a minor in English Literature from the University of Towson. I went on to get an MFA in acting and directing from New York University.I was a working actress and director for 18 years in Washington DC and New York City. I have worked with Olympia Dukakis, The Actor's Studio, Judd Hirsch, Robin Williams and other Read more

Policies
Cancellation
8 hours notice required
Travel Radius
Travels within 30 miles of Bertram, TX 78605
In-person lessons
Art:
Theater
English:
English, Literature, Public Speaking,
Reading, Vocabulary, Writing
Computer:
General Computer, Microsoft Word
Elementary Education:
Reading, Vocabulary
Business:
Microsoft Word, Public Speaking

Approved subjects are in bold.

Approved subjects

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Public Speaking

I have an MFA in directing/acting, and a B.S major in Sociology and a minor in English Literature and. This means I am qualified to help someone face an audience without fear, help write their speech, and help them find the best way to present it, based on the nature of their audience. I've tutored students who were required to speak in front of high school and college audiences; Also business people who had to present job projects. Some were subsequently lauded for those presentations. My philosophy is to do a hands on evaluation, and kindly suggest ways to improve. This involves body language, dress, speech problems, overcoming shyness, and, of course, the speech's structure.

Theater

I have an MFA in acting from The Institute of Performing Arts - NYU Tisch School of the Arts.
I was a NYC actress for 15 years. Teaching the basic precepts of acting, and giving you the tools you need to become accomplished actors is my goal. Have directed many plays, and taught acting to many aspiring actors. Helped 3 students get into the acting schools of their choice. Other of my students presented outstanding auditions that got them the jobs. Talent is useful, but hard work to hone your craft creates the path to becoming a working actor.

University of Towson, MD
SociologyEnglish lit
New York University
Master's

Education

University of Towson, MD (SociologyEnglish lit)

New York University (Master's)

Hourly rate

Standard Hourly Rate: $40.00

Cancellation: 8 hours notice required

Travel policy

KATHLEEN will travel within 30 miles of Bertram, TX 78605.