Verve Studios

Verve Studios Private Lessons


Amanda Melby 
Verve Studios 



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Verve Studios 
7735 East Gelding Drive
Suite #5
Scottsdale, AZ 85260

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 Private Ongoing Lessons
These one-on-one weekly lessons are for actors who desire undivided attention and coaching.

Acting course work includes: career guidance, monologue coaching, script analysis and scene work. One month commitment required, customized to fit the student’s needs. Required Reading: “A Challenge for the Actor” by Uta Hagen.  This is a great way for beginners to get aquainted with the studio, coaches and techniques taught. For beginners, private study is a one of the ways to get into the Scene Study class.

LEVELS: Beginning, Intermediate, Advanced.  Ages 8-adult.

DATES: Monday-Friday (some Saturdays)
TIME: 10 am - 6 pm
INSTRUCTOR: Amanda Melby, Susan K. Brigham, Diane Senffner (Dialects), Gene Ganssle (VO) or Jennifer Pfalzgraff
PRICE: month to month, paid in advance of month*, $50.00/60 minutes • $45/45 minutes • $40/30 minutes.  45- and 30-minute sessions available for under 14 years old only.


1. E-mail or call 480.659.8957 for available time slots. DO NOT register without finding out if there is an available time slot.

2.  Register online (below) and pay the $25 deposit/studio registration fee.  Registration must be done a minimum of 48-Hours prior to the first lesson.  

3. Once the registration form and deposit is received by Verve, your appointment will be confirmed via e-mail and a welcome packet will be sent. Lessons are NOT confirmed until deposit and registration has been received and confirmed by Verve.


LOCATION: Studio-7735 E Gelding Drive #5.


Verve Studios

Verve Studios is a boutique acting studio located in the Scottsdale, AZ Airpark.

 Since 2005, Verve Studios has offered classes for the serious and dedicated actor.  The coaches at Verve are working, seasoned, professional actors and teach proven methods and techniques.  Verve classes are nurturing, honest and intense and will bring out, encourage and help shape the artist through creativity, truth and discipline. is the Studio Website.