Acting Intensive for Ages 12–15: Online

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Key information:

Course dates:
Mon 8–Fri 12 August 2022
Course times:
10am–4pm, BST (UTC+1)
Age:
12-15
Art form:
Drama
Fees:
£595
Deadline:
9am, Monday 18 July 2022
Level of study:
Short Courses and Summer Schools
Mode of study:
Online
Venue:
Online
When:
Summer

Course info

This course has been cancelled, please join our mailing list to find out about future dates and new courses. 

Ages 12–15*

*Equivalent to UK school years 8–11. We are happy to accept participants who will be in Year 8 in September but will turn 12 in July/August. 

Course Dates & Times

Monday 8–Friday 12 August 2022
10am-4pm daily, BST (UTC +1)

About Acting Intensive for Ages 12–15: Online

This one-week online course will develop your acting skills and give you an insight into professional actor training in a fun, welcoming and creative environment. You will participate in practical acting classes including voice, movement, imagination and text, and have the opportunity to work with your peers, learn from industry professionals and connect with your own creativity. 

Who is the course for?
  • Anyone aged 12–15 with an enthusiasm for acting
  • No previous experience is necessary
What can I expect?

You will work in a group led by a professional acting teacher. Although the course is online, all of the work will be practical.

Sessions will include:

  • Voice and singing (don't panic — no solo singing!)
  • Movement
  • How to stretch your imagination muscles
  • Improvisation
Do I need anything for the course?
  • A space to work in — ideally with enough room around you to move about
  • Pen/pencil
  • Paper
  • Set texts may need to be purchased (details to be confirmed) 
“I enjoyed being able to be myself whilst learning different exercises in a really positive & inspiring environment. "

– Orla, participant on Acting Intensive for ages 12–15: Online, 2021

Course Fee

£595
This course has been cancelled, please join our mailing list to find out about future dates and new courses.

Eligibility

*Equivalent to UK school years 8–11. We are happy to accept participants who will be in Year 8 in September but will turn 12 in July/August.

    Online Short Courses Requirements

    All sessions will take place online using Zoom. A Zoom link will be sent to you in advance of the course start date with further instructions.

    To participate in online classes you will need the following:

    • An email address
    • A reliable internet connection
    • A laptop/tablet/desktop computer with a microphone and camera (most have these included)
    • Speakers/headphones (the speakers in your laptop/tablet/computer should be sufficient)
    • A fully updated web browser able to use the most up to date version of Zoom, or a fully updated Zoom client

    If you have any questions regarding joining one of our online courses please contact us.

    About the Course Tutor

    You will work with a project director appointed by the course leader. This will be confirmed near to the course start date.

    This course has been developed by Emily Berrington.

    Emily trained in acting at Guildhall School of Music and Drama and has since worked extensively on stage and screen. Her credits include Children’s Children and Machinal (Almeida Theatre), Dead Funny (Vaudeville Theatre), 24 (Fox/Sky), Outnumbered (BBC), The Inbetweeners 2 Movie (Bwark/Film 4), Humans (AMC/C4).

    Emily sits on Guildhall School's audition panel and has been running workshops for actors for a number of years, including Guildhall BA and MA Acting students, youth drama groups and The Actor’s Centre.

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