City Speakeasy's Online Group Foreign Language Classes are social, fun, and effective. Start learning together today!

Online Group Classes: the City Speakeasy difference

City Speakeasy's online foreign language classes are instructive and social. We want you to truly grasp the language and its broader cultural context, not just memorize phrases. We keep group classes small so you can get tailored instruction and still meet new people. It's like an online hangout where you come away learning a new language and with a smile on your face. Come join us for a class today!

Why our students love us!

  • Meet new people, learn a new language, and have fun!
  • Small group, corporate, and one-on-one online classes
  • Real-world practice through fun, social, and engaging classes
  • Award-winning, native-speaking teachers
  • Ambitious students excited about travel and culture
  • Coursework, study materials, and immersion-guide included

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Joe Carson (left) and John Matthews (right), City Speakeasy Co-founders and Owners

Why we created City Speakeasy

“We were taking a French class, and saw the need for a more engaging and practical way to learn a language. Our fellow classmates wanted more out of the class, as did we. So we created our own immersive foreign language classes, combining instruction with genuine social interaction.”

– Joe Carson, City Speakeasy Co-Owner

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Meet our teachers!

Joseph B.


Joe has always loved foreign languages and began formally studying them at age 12 when he started

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Victor A.


Victor is a native French speaker who grew up in Paris. He teaches Level 1,2,3 French with a focu

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Emily R.


Hi! I'm Emily, your German teacher. I became fluent in German when I was 15, living in Hamburg, G

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Gregory R.


Gregory is originally from New Orleans, Louisiana, and a recent graduate of Northwestern Universi

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Try a Private Lesson

Fully tailored to your preferred time, location and pace of learning. Starting as low as $55/hour.

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The United States has long been called a “melting pot” for the cultures of the world. This idea is truly illustrated in New York, where people from different cultures and speaking different languages exist side by side everyday. Many Americans are missing out on these cultural experiences simply because they don’t speak the a second language. We want to change that.

Corporate Classes

Great for teambuilding, preparing for overseas clients, and personal growth.

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Whether you’re planning to travel to another country, looking to land an overseas client, or if you simply want to learn something new, City Speakeasy is here for you! Learn privately or in a group with our immersive courses. In eight weeks, you’ll do more than just learn important phrases or brush up on a language you first learned in high school. We can have you chatting confidently with native speakers.