Acting Level One
The introduction to acting course offers a thorough, practical introduction to acting in an enjoyable and supportive environment. Each class provides the opportunity to develop new acting skills, meet and work with like-minded people and – more importantly – have fun! The classes are ideal for those with little or no acting experience, providing the chance to explore acting techniques in a playful and practical way while learning to be part of an ensemble.
Time: Wednesday evenings 7.00pm – 9.00pm
Term 2 – Wednesday 17th January to Wednesday 21st March 2018
Term 3 – Wednesday 18th April to Wednesday 20th June 2018
(This is a three-term course although newcomers are very welcome to join at the start of any term.)
Cost: £100 per term – 10 Sessions. Early Bird tickets (£85) are available until a month before the course. This course is non-refundable. However, your place can be transferred to a different term if required.
Participants must be over 18 years of age. For those under 18, please see our youth theatre page.
The course will be led by our expert facilitators who have a vast amount of professional experience within the industry. They will support you in your learning experience in order to develop your skills in a way that best suits you.
If you haven’t been on stage since school or have always held a secret dramatic desire, this course is the perfect place for you to give acting a whirl.
Topics covered generally include:
- Using environment, character and objectives to explore text.
- Freeing emotion and finding connection with other actors.
- Exploring the use of the voice and body in acting.
- Finding the playfulness and fun in performing.
- Building confidence for performance.
- Rehearsing a scene from a play.
- Being truthful in imaginary circumstances.
You will receive constructive feedback throughout.
To book call 0121 212 2643
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