When & Where

Quick Facts

  • Availability Yes
  • Tutor Chloe Stephens
  • Course Code W22DMAA11B
  • Suitable For 19 year olds and up are permitted on this course

What you will learn

This course is aimed at those thinking about applying to drama school, but may be of interest to those who want to explore specific pieces of performance text. You will work with experienced tutor Chloe Stephens on short pieces of text. Chloe has worked as a Casting Assistant at Shakespeare’s Globe and the National Theatre, and is a panelist on audition panels at various leading drama schools. You will learn specific techniques to help you prepare, looking at the text, your physicality and imagination. Please come with a 2 minute monologue prepared to use in the class.

Learning Outcomes

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Feel confident about auditioning for drama school
  • Warm up for an audition using voice and movement
  • Apply techniques to help you prepare for future auditions
  • Look at texts for clues to character
  • Develop the physicality and inner world of your character


  • Full fee
  • Concession fee
  • Class format and activities

    Guidance will be given on your audition material, how to present yourself and any areas you may need to develop further in order to give you the best possible chance of success.

    Entry requirements

    Please have a memorised speech to work with

    What you need to know before you enrol

    Please come prepared with either a classical or contemporary speech to work on

    What you need

    Bottle of water, clothes that you can move easily in - please do not wear tights as we may work with bare feet for the warm up

    What you can do next

    Acting Introduction, Acting Intermediate, Acting Advanced, Acting: the company, Acting for Camera: Create a Showreel