Over the course of 5 focused and fun days we explore all kinds of acting subjects with students of secondary school age. Past classes have included Comedy, Devising, Shakespeare, and acting for Film & TV. These are taught by practising industry professionals and result in showings for families and friends. And this year we are very exctied to be moving to The Maltings Arts Theatre where we will have the whole space to ourselcves to develop our projects!
Funny 25-29 July (St Albans)
Exploring the surpringly complex but totally enterrtaining world of acting for comedy – the techniques, the tricks and the delivery. A week of acting fun ending with a performance for family and friends! Ages 11+
Frantic – 1-5 August (St Albans)
OK – here’s the play, but what does it all mean? What makes his works so timeless? And can we have some fun here? Working with Shakespeare can be amazingly exciting, creative and fulfilling. Here’s a week to help you approach his works with confidence and anticipation! Ages 11+
Fabulous 8-12 August (St Albans)
Why is acting for the camera so different? What are the basic techniques you’ll need? And what are some of the clever tricks? We’ll explire all this and end with a filmed piece to show family and friends. Ages 11+
In our Easter course we devised and filmed duologues. This summer we have three weeks – Funny (Comedy), Frantic (Physical Theatre) and Fabulous (Devising and impro).