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Acting by Karissa

After years of performing on the stage and on the screen, Karissa Barber's practical experience takes learning out of the theoretical and into real life. Karissa offers private acting coaching for children through adults at her private home studio in South Lakeland, Florida. She also offers group classes, public speaking coaching, and audition prep for incoming high school & college students applying for performing arts schools.

Classes, Schedule & Pricing

About The Teacher

From singing opera at the Straz Center to being an emcee around the US to performing in musical theatre classics to staring in British infomercials, Karissa Barber's diverse professional background is perfectly poised to train the next generation of actors.


Her background in Montessori education gives her a unique focus on creating the right environment for students to reach their full potential and is thrilled to join the ISA's After Hours list of teaching artists.

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Karissa Barber

Professional Actress





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