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
12 Jan - Intro theatre games
14 Jan - Movement for actors 1
19 Jan - Basic stagecraft
21 Jan - Approach to Text 1
26 Jan - Character creation 1
28 Jan - Voice technique 1
2 Feb - Storytelling 1
4 Feb - Improvisation
9 Feb - Storytelling 2
11 Feb - Approach to Text 2
(HALF TERM - NO CLASSES)
23 Feb - Movement for actors 2
25 Feb - Voice technique 2
2 Mar - Character creation 2
4 Mar - Intro to Screen Acting 1
9 Mar - Devising
11 Mar - Intro to Screen Acting 2
16 Mar - Performance creation 1
18 Mar - Performance creation 2
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.