Discover Acting (for people with learning difficulties)

Course Dates: 21/09/20 - 12/07/21
Time: 14:00 - 16:00
Location: KS - Keeley Street
A foundation course for students to develop acting and drama skills. Discover character, imagination and voice. Use your own experience to create a character and tell a story, learn performance skills, gain confidence and present your work to an audience.
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Full fee £149.00 Senior fee £149.00 Concession £149.00

This course has now started

Course Code: SD104

Started Mon, day, 21 Sep - 12 Jul '21

Duration: 30 sessions (over 43 weeks)

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What is the course about?

Finding your voice
Use sound and visual imagery to create a character
Develop your confidence and self awareness
Work towards a class presentation.

What will we cover?

Telling stories
Building a character
Presentation and performance skills.

What will I achieve?
By the end of this course you should be able to...

Improve skills in working with others
Use your imagination to create a character
Present your character to an audience.

What level is the course and do I need any particular skills?

The course is for students with learning disabilities with an interest in developing acting and drama skills.

How will I be taught, and will there be any work outside the class?

Acting exercises
Group discussion
1-1 tuition
Pair work
Small group work
Ensemble work.

Are there any other costs? Is there anything I need to bring?


When I've finished, what course can I do next?

Act and Perform.

Advice on courses for people with learning disabilities and additional support for other City Lit courses is available on Tuesday 12.30-1.30 by appointment only. Please call 020 7492 2586 or email to book an appointment.

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