In these sessions, we'll look at stage and screen scripts, talk about them, read them and try them out - for pleasure. No end show.
If you are a professional actor, into amateur dramatics or just curious about what goes into creating a performance you'll find it here.
This is a practical insight into acting technique will boost your creativity and give you a fresh perspective on the business of acting.
WHAT YOU'LL LEARN
Script analysis. How to make quick choices that give you good options.
Script learning techniques. Playful methods that your memory will respond to.
Block and learn or learn in advance?
Stealing good actors habits.
From no rehearsal to good performance.
Change everything - what happens when we switch it up.
Timing and how it empowers you.
The psychology of a live audience.
Acting for camera - a new ball of wax.
The reaction shot - how Sienna Miller listens.
Catching the moment - the benefit of no rehearsal
Other topics will emerge as we progress.
A multi-award-winning actor - Olivier Nominee, 3 Manchester Evening News Best Actor Awards, Perrier Award. Started on the comedy circuit in the 1980's before taking leads in drama. National, international touring and West End.
Wide range of TV credits from regular cast member on Casualty to Father Ted.
The writer of 6 TV series for BBC and Channel 4. Creator of Brainiac Live - an adaptation of the hit SKY science series designed for arenas nationwide. Online content creator. 10 years teaching across all ages.
LOCATIONS AND DATES
8 x Tuesdays from February 4th to March 24th
From 6.30pm to 8.45
Mansions of the Future
15 – 16 St Mary’s Street
Lincoln LN5 7EQ
The building is accessible by public transport. Next to Lincoln Bus, directly opposite Lincoln Train Station and Central Lincoln Car Park is located nearby. They have no onsite parking.