Text analysis, understanding the character’s actions and objectives
Exploring how to build characters through bold, imaginative, physical choices.
Developing vocal projection and clarity
Confident, expressive delivery of text
Learning how to deliver text physically, using a variety of rhythms and dynamics in the voice and body.
Bringing emotional reality to the events of the play.
Each participant will rehearse solo speeches and scenes with other actors from published plays (classical, modern and contemporary European plays across a range of genres, including drama and comedy.
Each participant will also participate in one of our 3-hour Acting Tasters as a preliminary session prior to the start of the course. Acting Tasters provide an overview of basic acting and vocal technique and include improvised scenes. This gives the tutor an excellent insight into each student’s personality, skills and confidence, which helps her select the right material to interest and challenge each student, and which they will enjoy learning and rehearsing.
Our popular evening course for adults focusing on ACTING TECHNIQUE in SOLO PERFORMANCE and SCENES from PUBLISHED PLAYS
Days / Times
Mondays 7.00pm - 9.30pm
Dates 16, 23, 30 October 6, 13, 20, 27 November 4 December + Preliminary Session Please see dates for ACTING TASTERS. 9 Sessions (8 Monday evenings + 3-hour Acting Taster)
Help with Fees We may consider a discretionary reduction in some circumstances, or agree staged payments.
Bursary Scheme Actors Training Studio offers a unique bursary scheme, whereby one student is reimbursed a percentage of their fee at the conclusion of each course.. Minimum enrolment: 12
Further details here
Course Info Ages: Over 18 (no upper limit)
Level: Beginners (English speaking) Maximum Particpants: 14
Open (no audition) Particpants: Maximum 14
Venue The Red Hedgehog 255-257 Archway Road London N6 5BS
Wheelchair accessible toilet Slight step from pavement into venue PORTARAMP can be set up to assist.
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