Three-Week Summer Boot Camp: ACTING
23 Jul - 10 Aug
For ages 17+
Three weeks of intensive actor training at one of the UK’s leading drama schools. Mountview has been training some of the greatest stage and screen actors of our generation including Ken Stott, Brendan Coyle, Eddie Marsan and Douglas Henshall.
WEEK 1 – The Skills Garage
30 hours of intensive actors’ skills training including sessions in:
Acting – learn how to unlock creativity and explore truth and connection to actor
Voice – an introduction to the principles or vocal technique teaching you how to use this amazing instrument
Movement – discover how to access character through observation and physicality, explore the importance of body language and connect your body to the text
WEEK 2 – Unlocking Shakespeare
Five days of practical work demystifying and breathing contemporary life into Shakespeare’s words. Unlock the secrets of acting the world’s greatest playwright and learn how to bring his characters to life. This week will take the fear out of understanding and performing Shakespeare.
WEEK 3 – The Audition
Get the inside track to success at drama school auditions. You will learn how to choose and prepare the best classical and contemporary monologues for you, avoid cliches and bring your speech to life. You’ll learn how to make those few short minutes in front of an audition panel count.
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