Celebrity Education Platforms Promise Online Courses Specially Hosted By Celebrities
Online platforms provide the opportunity to learn from masters.
Specially curated online conferences bringing together the best of the stars promise an opportunity few would love to miss
Learning your favorite subject from the celebrities you admire is now just a click away. Celebrity education platforms are breaking the internet because they help bridge the gap between the expertise of stars and those who want to master the subject.
Celebrities from different fields come together on these platforms to prepare personalized courses for newbies.
Here is an overview of some of these platforms …
First row. Source: frontrow.co.in
Are you the athletic type who loves the smell of fresh grass in the morning and the sound of red cherry hitting the willow? Or maybe you just haven’t had enough of stand-up comedy? The likes of Suresh Raina, Yuzvendra Chahal, and Bhuvneshwar Kumar have lined up their best for a course in areas they’ve been successful for years, while Biswa Kalyan Rath and Raju Srivastav do the same for comedy. Do you like strumming your guitar to new-age music? Imagine learning the DJing of SARTEK or the Rap of the Gully Gang, the musical composition of Amit Trivedi or the singing of Neha Kakkar! You can do it all on FrontRow.
The DJing course will have a live class every week for the next two months. The lessons are mainly available in the form of pre-recorded lectures, with the exception of the one on DJing. The platform also offers courses in games, songwriting, and creative writing. He is currently transferring the proceeds from the sale of these courses to the cause of COVID relief in India.
Pocket pinch: Individual lessons range from Rs 999 to Rs 1,499. The DJing course has a subscription cost of Rs 11,999. An all access plan costs Rs 9,499.
Student word: “The idea of such platforms is quite new and the courses promise something really interesting. I am looking forward to the course on musical composition because it could be the springboard of my career! The best part about it is the lifetime access and the ability to learn the art of the master, Amit Trivedi, at such an affordable price. That’s a lot, ”said Sayan Karmakar, 2021 Mass Communication and Videography graduate from St. Xavier’s College, Kolkata.
Unluclass. Source: Twitter
The platform offers a wide variety of online courses. You can choose from classes in writing, directing and acting, tennis, comedy, singing and Pilates. Here, figures like Ruskin Bond, Manoj Bajpayee, Monali Thakur, Sania Mirza, Radhika Karle, Shashank Khaitan and Johnny Lever teach the secrets of the art in which they excel. The courses are available as pre-recorded lectures.
Additionally, you can also request a personalized video message from your favorite among the celebrities Unlu has collaborated with. This includes Nargis Fakhri, Salim Merchant, and Shweta Tripathi.
Pocket pinch: Individual lessons on the platform range from Rs 999 to Rs 1999. An all access plan costs Rs 14,999.
Student word: “From my school years, I wanted to become a published author. But aspiring writers like me often lack proper advice on how to piece together a story. On this platform, one of my favorite authors, Ruskin Bond, is ready to guide me on this beautiful journey of story writing, ”said Swapnaneel Dutta, a first year master’s student in international relations at the ‘University of Jadavpur.
Celebrity School. Source: celebritieschool.in
From makeup, dancing and cooking to photography, communication and singing, Celebrity School offers an inviting mix. The celebrities on board share their experiences and learnings with young people who aspire to make a name for themselves. Here, Ranveer Brar teaches cooking, Ganesh Acharya teaches dance and Ojas Rajani teaches the basics of makeup and hair styling.
You can learn photography from Dabboo Ratnani, chanting Shaan, communication from Sabira Merchant or conducting from Madhur Bhandarkar. The platform also offers acting classes by Nawazuddin Siddique and business classes by Siddharth Prabhakar.
Pocket pinch: Individual lessons on this platform are priced at around Rs 9,999. An all-access package costs Rs 15,999.
Student word: “I have always found cinema rather intriguing. How a camera can do wonders is beyond words. I watched several videos on YouTube to understand the mechanics behind cinematography, which sometimes has to be done in adverse environments. Having the opportunity to learn from a pillar like Madhur Bhandarkar will be an experience to be savored, ”said Prachi Verma, 2021 political science graduate from Gokhale Memorial Girls’ College.
Masterclass. Source: masterclass.com
If you are concerned about learning a few soft skills, MasterClass is probably the best option. It offers a multitude of courses on a wide variety of topics such as dog education, sales, interior design and the science of better sleep. Learn cooking with Gordon Ramsay or write with NK Jemisin is just a click away on this platform.
Arts, entertainment, home, lifestyle, writing, business, food, music, design and style, games, wellness, community and governance are just a few topics covered by this platform. Your interests in these areas can finally be converted into real-time learning.
Pocket pinch: A subscription to the platform costs Rs 1,295 per year.
Student word: “I think this platform has a very comprehensive lesson plan where we learn all aspects of design like presentation, photography, typography and many more. David Carson who teaches the course is the best you could ask for, ”said Debashrayee Roy, third year student at the National Institute of Fashion Technology, Hyderabad.
Last updated on November 28, 2021