Tuesday 08 August 2023 until Thursday 10 August 2023

This 3-day Summer intensive course would be aimed at anyone interested in pursuing acting as a career or who may be curious about the profession.

On Day 1, we will focus on ‘Getting into Character’, the art of acting, presence and the foundations of character work. Beginning work on recording scene(s), we will explore script analysis, breath-work, focus, improvisation and movement.

Day 2 will look at ‘Acting as a Career’. An opportunity to learn more about the mechanics of work in the on-screen industry with valuable guidance and practical tools. The class will explore elements such as: understanding different types of T.V. roles; navigating ‘On Set’ with professionalism and preparation; dealing with imposter syndrome & self-care; headshots; costs & memberships; agents; sight reading and more.

Day 3 will be a chance to reflect and recieve feedback on acting work taped during the class. This will be a space for mock audition work, feedback and any further discussion and questions.

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About the Tutor

Charis has been working as a professional actress and drama practitioner for around 15 years with a BA Hons in Theatre Arts and diplomas in Performance Art and Musical Theatre.

For the past few years Charis has worked mainly in television and film with recent roles in Netflix’s Winx saga, AMC’s Moonhaven, and Virgin’s new show Faithless. .

Previously she has worked as a freelance theatre director, teacher and producer working mainly in London theatres.

Charis has a real passion for teaching and empowering people through drama. She strongly believes that acting isn’t about being someone else. Instead it’s about  using who you are to breathe life into different perspectives and walks of life.