tuition for adults

We offer bespoke tuition in drama, acting, speech, voice and presentation skills for individual adults. Tuition can start at any time. The number of classes you book is at your own discretion. However, your tutor will recommend to you the appropriate number of classes needed to meet your stated objectives, and will review your needs with you as you progress.

Acting classes for adults

are

  • one-to-one sessions with a professionally qualified teacher
  • conducted in a relaxed and friendly manner in a variety of appropriate settings (a fully equipped theatre with good rehearsal space for practising techniques is available)
  • suitable for private individuals with or without acting experience (you start at a level appropriate to your experience)

will

  • develop your acting skills
  • increase your self-confidence
  • improve your audition technique for drama school entry
  • if you choose, prepare you for examinations for nationally recognised qualifications in speech and drama

involve

  • a session to identify your objectives
  • the study of vocal techniques
  • the study of movement techniques
  • the exploration of character and improvisation
  • the study of text and playwrights
  • a survey of styles of acting and theatre practitioners

Speech classes for adults

are

  • one-to-one sessions with a professionally qualified teacher
  • conducted in a relaxed and friendly manner in a variety of appropriate settings (a fully equipped theatre with good rehearsal space for practising techniques is available)
  • suitable for private individuals who wish to develop the use and improve the quality of their voices through recognised techniques and exercises

will

  • improve the way you pronounce words
  • increase the audibility of your voice
  • develop the range of tones of voice you can use
  • increase the variety of voice you can use
  • if you choose, prepare you for examinations for nationally recognized qualifications in a wide range of subjects from public speaking to poetry recital

involve

  • a diagnostic session to identify your objectives, to provide a voice analysis and to detail your own special set of exercises
  • follow-up sessions to monitor your progress and to set further goals
  • relaxation, breathing and posture exercises