This program is designed for young creatives who are interested in expanding their performance skills and adding new techniques to their actor’s toolkit. Throughout the course, participants will attend a variety of Masterclass Workshops with different Industry professionals then put these new skills into practice, creating their own performance.
Masterclass sessions may include training in (each Semester will focus on a different mix of skills but will not cover them all)
- Accent work
- Improvisation skills
- Acting for camera
- Mask work
- Performing classic texts/Shakespeare
- Physical theatre
- Using song and music in performance
- Fight choreography
- Audition techniques and preparation
- Screen testing
- Exploring different practitioners and their methods
- Slam poetry/Spoken word
The Actor’s Studio provides a unique opportunity for participants to work with peers in a challenging ensemble environment while facilitating connections between young creatives and the industry. As a part of this course, participants will attend a show with their Teaching Artist and ATYP staff to experience and explore theatre with their peers.
Admission into the Young Industry Studio Series is by audition-only. Scholarship placements are available.
Venue: Pier 2/3, Suite 2/13A Hickson Road, Dawes Point NSW 2000, Eora Country
Price: $800 (payment plans available)
Time: 12pm – 3pm (Yr 7-9) and 1pm – 4pm (Yr 10-12)
Term 1 Dates 13 February – 3 April
Term 2 Dates 8 May – 26 Jun
Performance Weekend Dates: 25-26 June