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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.

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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 was an American Broadway and television character actress. She was perhaps best known for her recurring role as Ms. Hawkins in the drama Matlock. Also, she made a guest appearance on The Monkees in the season two episode, "The Fairy Tale," as The Fairy of The Locket. Ms. Shalet made over 200 guest appeaqrances on episodic television shows.They include Bonanza, Born Free, and Cagney & Lacey. A life member of The Actors Studio, She was the founder of Manhattan's Actors and Writers Lab. She was the author of the 1994 fiction novel Grief in a Sunny Climate. Shalet was married to fellow actor Michael Strong, with whom she appeared in an episode of the television detective series ...more on Wikipedia

Age: Dec. at 71 (1935-2006)

Birthplace: New York, United States of America

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

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Ingrid Torrance is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Female Acting Teachers
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Ingrid Torrance is a Canadian actor best known for her role as spokesperson on NBCi.com. She was born to Icelandic and Scottish parents and was raised in North Vancouver. She is a Canadian actor, acting instructor, producer, director and author. She has been a television and movie actor since 1994 and has been an acting teacher since 1995 and an on set and off set 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: 48

Birthplace: New Westminster, Canada

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

Age: Dec. at 58 (1939-1997)

Birthplace: Evanston, Illinois, United States of America

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