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Part Time Adult Beginners Acting

About The Course

Tuesday 6 October - Thursday 17 December 2020*
Final performance Saturday 19 December

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A 10-week part time short course that is open to everyone, no experience necessary, and fits around your other commitments. By the end of the programme you will have gained skills in imaginative thinking, movement and voice and you will have increased your confidence on the amateur stage, in college or in business.

The course will be delivered by senior teaching faculty at Drama Studio London, all of whom are working professionally in various aspects of theatre and media. Click here to see our faculty pages. You will use all of our facilities including theatre space, the sound studio and screen acting studio.

Drama Studio London is based in Ealing, close to Central, District, Circle and mainline stations. It is also well served by buses. There is also limited free parking available.

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

"Many thanks to Helen, Keith, Dewi and also to Crispin, Nick, Gillian, Jilly and all the other tutors for such a wonderful experience. It has been a pleasure and I have learnt so much." Joseph Cross

*Dates may be subject to change in response to changes in government restrictions regarding Coronavirus. As such it may be necessary to run some sessions remotely/digitally. DSL aim to confirm the full programme by September 2020.

Timetable for Oct - Dec 2020

WEEK 1:
Tues 6 October - Introduction Theatre Games with Liz Marsh
Thurs 8 October - Creating an Ensemble with Monika Gravagno

WEEK 2:
Tues 13 October - Basic Stagecraft with Nima Taleghani
Thurs 15 October - Voice 1 with Dewi Hughes

WEEK 3:
Tues 20 October - Character with Holly Wilson
Thur 22 October - Text Analysis 1 – Fay Lomas

WEEK 4:
Tues 3 November – Storytelling with Nima Taleghani
Thurs 5 November - Devising with Jum Rubin

WEEK 5:
Tues 10 November - Improvisation with Amy Gwilliam
Thurs 12 November - Voice 2 with Dewi Hughes

WEEK 6:
Tues 17 November - Intro to TV Acting with Owyn Stephens
Thurs 19 November - TV Acting 1 with Owyn Stephens

WEEK 7:
Tues 24 November - TV Acting 2 with Owyn Stephens
Thurs 26 November - Movement for Actors with Liz Marsh

WEEK 8:
Tues 1 December - Text Analysis 2 with Fay Lomas
Thurs 3 December - Mic Tech 1 with Tracy Wiles – S8

WEEK 9:
Tues 8 December - Mic Tech 2 with Tracy Wiles – S8
Thurs 10 December - Scene Study Rehearsal 1 with Liz Marsh

WEEK 10:
Tues 15 December - Scene Study Rehearsal 2 with Liz Marsh
Thurs 17 December - Scene Study Rehearsal 3 with Liz Marsh

PERFORMANCE:
Saturday 19 December 10.00 – 13:00

-Posture

-Coordination

-Release physical inhibitions

-Connection to character and style