Young performers will explore all types of comedic and dramatic acting techniques.
Students will study pieces from many eras and different genres.
Each class will have lessons tailored to their age range.
Across a full academic year students will have the chance to learn about stage presence and how to create believable characters.
Students will also experience working as an ensemble and learn about improvisation. They will work on monologues, duologues and group scenes from play texts and look at speaking in verse. StageScreen students will be guided through the process of adapting and creating original pieces of theatre.
Clowning, puppetry and storytelling will also be covered.
The tutor for comedy and drama acting is Sam Thorogood.