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Famous Female Acting Teachers

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List of famous female acting teachers, listed by their level of prominence with photos when available. This greatest female acting teachers list contains the most prominent and top females known for being acting teachers. There are thousand of females working as acting teachers in the world, but this list highlights only the most notable ones. Historic acting teachers have worked hard to become the best that they can be, so if you're a female aspiring to be a acting teacher then the people below should give you inspiration.

The list you're viewing is made up of many different people, like Carla Novinger and Adeline Nall.

While this isn't a list of all female acting teachers, it does answer the questions "Who are the most famous female acting teachers?" and "Who are the best female acting teachers?"
Diane Shalet is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Female Acting Teachers
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Diane Shalet (February 23, 1935 – February 23, 2006) was an American Broadway and television character actress. She was perhaps best known for her recurring role as Ms. Hawkins in the drama Matlock. She made a guest appearance on The Monkees in the season two episode, "The Fairy Tale", as The Fairy of The Locket (January 8, 1968). ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 71 (1935-2006)

Birthplace: New York, United States of America

Gia Lisa Krahne is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Female Acting Teachers
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Birthplace: Santa Rosa, California

Ingrid Torrance is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Acting Teachers
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Ingrid Torrance (born 1969 in British Columbia) is a Canadian actor best known for her role as a spokesperson on NBCi.com.She is a Canadian actor, acting instructor and author. She has been a television and movie actor since 1994, an acting teacher since 1995, and a coach since 1998. Ingrid is a voting member of the American Academy of Motion Pictures. In 1998, she was nominated as Best Actress for a Leo Award and in March, 2001, she was featured in Entertainment Weekly as a "Breakout" Actress. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: 49

Birthplace: New Westminster, Canada

Brenda Denaut was an actor, poet, teacher and psychotherapist. ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 58 (1939-1997)

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois