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ONLINE - Introduction to Acting for Stage and Screen

Applications for the current course are now closed.

About the Course

Location: via Zoom
Classes: Tuesdays and Thursday evenings, 7.30 - 9.00pm
Course duration: Tuesday 12 January - Thursday 25 March 2021 (including a break for half term, week commencing 15 February 2021)

Who is this course aimed at?

This course is for those who are unable to, or would prefer not to, attend a course in person.*

Introduction to Acting for Stage and Screen is for anyone who wishes to explore the skills and techniques used by actors. Whilst aimed at beginners, this course may also be a useful refresher for those returning to acting after a long gap. It is suitable for anyone over 18, whether you’re a keen amateur or taking the first step to becoming a professional actor.

We welcome all who would like to explore, discover, learn, and most importantly have fun.

As this is on online course you will need a suitable space to move around in undisturbed, comfortable clothing, a computer and reliable internet access. All sessions will take place using Zoom

 

Online Course Details

Week 1:
12 Jan - Intro theatre games
14 Jan - Movement for actors 1

Week 2:
19 Jan - Basic stagecraft
21 Jan - Approach to Text 1

Week 3:
26 Jan - Character creation 1
28 Jan - Voice technique 1

Week 4:
2 Feb - Storytelling 1
4 Feb - Improvisation

Week 5: 
9 Feb - Storytelling 2
11 Feb - Approach to Text 2

(HALF TERM - NO CLASSES)


Week 6:
23 Feb - Movement for actors 2
25 Feb - Voice technique 2

Week 7:
2 Mar - Character creation 2
4 Mar - Intro to Screen Acting 1

Week 8:
9 Mar - Devising
11 Mar - Intro to Screen Acting 2

Week 9:
16 Mar - Performance creation 1
18 Mar - Performance creation 2

Week 10:
23 Mar - Performance creation 3
25 Mar - Performance creation 4

 

A certificate of attendance will be issued if you attend 90% or more of the course. 

 

*For those interested in face to face training we also offer a Beginners Acting evening class and an Intermediate Acting evening class.