Acting: The Company

When and Where

Dates
6 Mar 2020 - 17 Jul 2020 (73 hours, 16 weeks)
Days and times
Friday 18:30 - 21:30
Location
Morley College London

Cost

Full fee
£540 Staged Payments available
Concession fee
£430
Senior fee
Senior Fee discount not applicable

Quick Facts

Availability
Yes
Tutor
Dominic Grant
Course code
DAC060B

What you will learn

Rise to the challenge; bring an exciting new or classic text to the stage. With a tight rehearsal schedule, the approaching nerves and thrill of the performance, are you ready? Audition required: Dates TBC. You may be asked to prepare (learn) a contemporary monologue (speech) of not more than 2.5 minutes followed by a short informal interview. To book a time slot please email drama@morleycollege.ac.uk

By the end of the course you will be able to

  • Work to deadlines - delivering a professional standard of acting
  • Work effectively and creatively with your director
  • Understand and apply skills to support the production process
  • Learning and delivering your responsibilities as a company member.
  • Perform in a public production

Class format and activities

Working in an environment that closely mirrors a professional theatre company, working on a full rehearsal of a production: examining text, playwright’s oeuvre and ‘voice’, rehearsing with the company director, including games, exercises and improvisation if and when appropriate. Performing in a public production.

In order to ensure that you make the best possible progress on your course, you will have regular feedback from your tutor, in a constructive and supportive environment.

Entry requirements

Entry by audition: dates TBC
You may be asked to prepare (learn) a contemporary monologue (speech) of not more than 2.5 minutes, followed by a short informal interview. To book a time slot please email drama@morleycollege.ac.uk

What you need to know before you enrol

This course will set high expectations of its learners. Professionalism, an ability to work to timelines and the fitness, stamina & determination to see a project through will be essential.

What you will need for your class

Loose clothing, notebook, pen.

What you can do next

This course runs twice throughout the year, and we invite you to audition for both courses.
Morley College’s Drama Department provides an exciting and diverse range of term-time and short course in Acting, Directing and Public Speaking. Please speak to your tutor, pick up a prospectus, look at our website or call the Theatre & Performance Dept for more information.