Professional skills for actors

Do you want to prepare for auditions, successfully pull off accents or become a proficient sightreader? Our professional skills courses enable you to learn essential acting techniques in order to improve your audition success and take on exciting new roles.
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  1. Accents for actors: beginners

    Course Date: Tue 13 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Expand your skillset as an actor by mastering regional and international accents, including Broadcast Standard American, London, Manchester, Scottish (Glasgow) and Eire (Dublin). Please see below for details of the specific accents covered.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £63.00
    Concession: £48.00

  2. Alexander technique: masterclass

    Course Date: Sun 20 Aug 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Discover how to integrate freedom of voice and movement in performance. Learn skills to gain presence, find your centre and deal with performance nerves.
    Full fee: £49.00
    Senior fee: £49.00
    Concession: £49.00

  3. Core energetics for actors

    Course Date: Sat 15 Jul 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Develop a deeper connection to your voice and body by removing blocks through unique play and movement exercises. Free up impulses that lie hidden and unexpressed and unleash your own unique power and creativity.
    Full fee: £79.00
    Senior fee: £79.00
    Concession: £79.00

  4. Shakespeare Workshop

    Course Date: Wed 14 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    If you're a beginner or want to build confidence in working with Shakespeare, develop your skills through our workshop class. Consolidate your verse speaking and emotionl skills needed to act in Shakespeare's plays.
    Full fee: £94.00
    Senior fee: £75.00
    Concession: £57.00

  5. Stage combat: knife fighting

    Course Date: Fri 16 Jun 2017
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Knife fights on stage can be dramatic, fast, visceral and fearful – reflecting the very real danger and deadliness of this unique weapon. More and more theatrical productions reflect this modern cultural trend. Come and learn the skills needed to wield this weapon effectively and really sell that fight.

    Please note: this course will also require an extra commitment of two full days at the end to prepare you for the exam.
    Full fee: £249.00
    Senior fee: £249.00
    Concession: £152.00

  6. The actors training company

    Course Date: Mon 11 Sep 2017 (and 1 other date)
    Location on this date: KS - Keeley Street
    Kick-start your career on this exciting professional actor's training course. This intensive year-long training will develop your CV and provide you with theatre credits, an industry showcase and showreel.





    You can apply for a Professional Career Development Loan (PCDL) to help you to pay the fees for this course. For more information, please speak to an Adviser in the Student Centre. Advisers are available from 12-7 Monday to Friday and or via phone on 020 7492 2500. You can also email an Adviser at advice@citylit.ac.uk

    Course dates and times are subject to change please contact department for details.
    Full fee: £6,499.00
    Senior fee: £6,499.00
    Concession: £6,499.00

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