Youth

Our Youth courses and workshops are designed for students aged between five and 18 years old. Once a student has completed our Screen Acting Youth 1 course, or demonstrated prior experience, they can advance their skills via two streams: ‘Stage and Screen’ and ‘Voice and Accent’. From there, they become eligible to attend our Acting Intensive Courses and Advanced Workshops, as well as our popular Summer Camps. For more details on each course, read below.

–  Youth Courses & Workshops –

Drama Kings and Queens

For students aged 5 – 9 years old, this introductory course encourages confidence and a healthy self-esteem through communication and participation.

Drama Kings & Queens is a time to embrace imagination, and have fun exploring both characters we know and those we find along the way. Children share laughter, develop friendships and gain social skills in a safe and caring environment. Throughout the term, parents are invited to watch stage and screen performances .

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None

SCHEDULE: Weekly. See Timetable below.

Screen Acting 1 Youth Course

Our Screen Acting 1 Youth Course is perfect for kids and teenagers exploring a career as a professional actor.

Presented both during the school term on a weekly basis or during the school holidays over four days, this course will provide you with the core skills you need to confidently consider a career in acting whilst meeting like-minded individuals, all whilst having fun in an open, inclusive environment.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: None

SCHEDULE: Weekly (during school term) or 4-days (during school holidays). See Timetable below.

Stage & Screen Course

Our Stage & Screen course covers essential skills and techniques for the young, budding actor. What sets our classes apart is the emphasis on developing strong skills for stage and screen, preparing students for an industry where versatility is crucial.

As with all of our classes, we strive to nurture the individual performer and the ensemble cast member. No term is ever the same, which is why some of our students have attended lessons for over 10 years. Class curriculum is always varied, challenging and fun!

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Screen Acting Youth 1 Course or Demonstrated Prior Experience.

SCHEDULE: Weekly. See Timetable below for upcoming dates.

Voice & Accent Course

Our Voice & Accent Course will help you develop and maintain a Standard American accent, the most crucial accent for international auditions. We use scripted scenes as well as improvisation to teach a convincing conversational accent.

For versatility, actors also experiment with new accents, including (but not limited to) Standard British, Southern American, Irish, Russian, Cockney, French, and German.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Screen Acting Youth 1 Course or Demonstrated Prior Experience.

SCHEDULE:Weekly. See Timetable below for upcoming dates.

Acting Intensive Course

Our weekly Acting Intensive Course provides advanced students with essential skills and techniques to take their career to the next level. In this course, students are taught how to prepare for working in the professional world, learning how to prepare for bookings and auditions, and gaining valuable insider knowledge on the screen industry.

ENTRY REQUIREMENTS: Screen Acting 1 Youth Course or Demonstrated Prior Experience. Students must also have completed the Stage and Screen Course and demonstrated a level of skill.

Accent Intensive Course

Our Accent Intensive Course will see you perfect the Standard American accent, the most crucial accent for international auditions. As well as developing accents including (but not limited to); Standard British, Southern American, Irish, Russian, Cockney, French, and German.

ENTRY REQUIREMENT: Screen Acting 1 Youth Course or Demonstrated Prior Experience. Students must also have completed the Voice & Accent Course and demonstrated a level of skill.

SCHEDULE: Weekly. See Timetable below.

Timetable

Term 1, 2022 Timetable

The below timetable outlines our course schedule for Term 1 of 2022. If you would like to enquire about future courses and workshops beyond Term 1, 2022, please contact us.

TimeStudio 1
5:00 – 6:30pmStage & Screen, Youth
6:30 – 8:00pmVoice & Accent, Youth
TimeStudio 1Studio 2
4:30 – 6:00pmStage & Screen, Youth
5:00 – 6:30pmStage & Screen, Youth
TimeStudio 1Studio 2
4:15 – 5:45pmStage & Screen, YouthStage & Screen, Youth
5:45 – 7:15pmVoice & Accent, Youth
TimeStudio 1Studio 2
4:00 – 5:00pmDrama Kings & Queens
4:30 – 6:00pmStage & Screen, Youth
5:00 – 6:30pmStage & Screen, Youth
TimeStudio 1Studio 2
4:30 – 6:30pmScreen Acting 1 Course
TimeStudio 1Studio 2
9:00 – 10:30amStage & Screen, YouthStage & Screen, Youth
10:30 – 12:00pmVoice & Accent, YouthStage & Screen, Youth
12:00 – 1:30pmVoice & Accent, Youth