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Specializing in Meisner Acting Technique, movement-based approaches to acting and the development of collegiate theatre curriculum.  

Audition coaching for young actors (ages 5-18) at all stages of their careers and educational paths.

Passionate about neurodiverse and sensory friendly theatre practices.

Step Inside My Classroom

In this video series, my educational philosophy comes alive. Join me as I work with groups and individuals - giving you a front row seat to the student experience.


My Teaching Philosophy

Explore the foundational beliefs that guide my work in the classroom.

Curriculum Vitae 

Private Coaching


Sylvie Mae Baldwin is a theater and film actress based in Chicago Illinois. She has been seen onstage at South Coast Repertory, Key City Public Theatre, Lexington Children's Theater, and Book It Repertory. Her specialties as a performer include children's theatre, Shakespeare, and devised theatre/new works. Sylvie received her MFA in Acting at Northern Illinois University and her BFA in Human Development from Pacific Oaks Teachers College. As a teacher Sylvie has taught at University of Tampa, The Northwest School, Seattle Children's Theatre, University of Washington Bothell, and Sing With Emily (Naperville). She is a respected audition coach - working with children on auditions for theatre, film, television, and commercials. She also coaches those applying to BFA and MFA programs for acting and musical theatre. Sylvie specializes in teaching movement for actors and has worked with high schoolers, college age students and professionals alike. Sylvie's other interests include actor musicianship (i.e., composition and performance for live theatre) and psychosomatic practices (i.e., yoga and Lucid Body Technique). 

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