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In the beginning was the word

In the beginning was the word Words are the core of any dramatic character. What they say is...

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Auditioning for Drama School

I sat in auditions at one of the biggest drama schools in the world. It is joyful and exciting...

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Silly Noises

Its a rainy January afternoon and I'm in the secondary school teaching my weekly LAMDA Public...

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Confidence Is The Key To Acting

“You are brilliant, but you just need more confidence, Lucy”. This was my catch phrase at...

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  • John Payton Rayleigh, SS6 Gold Member

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    Interested in learning from a top West End Director/Performer? I am a passionate, highly skilled teacher having worked across the UK and Internationally with 17 years of experience and expertise in the industry.
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    I am an experienced acting teacher and director - I teach regularly with the Royal Welsh College of Music and Drama Young Actors Studio as well as sitting on Royal Central School of Speech and Dramas MA audition panel.
  • Calum Finlay Finchley Central, N3 Gold Member

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    I prepare actors for drama school auditions. I'm currently performing in HAMLET in the West End with Andrew Scott and Juliet Stevenson. I've also performed with the NT, RSC, BBC etc. My students have accepted places at RADA and LAMDA!
  • Victoria Gimby Oval, SE5 Silver Member

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    For ten years I have worked as a professional Director, Writer, Teacher, Workshop leader and Dramaturg with people of all ages and abilities, from professionals (audition prep, voice and drama training) to children. Please email with any questions.
  • Joanne Ferguson Southfields, SW18

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    I am a professional actress with experience of teaching all ages and levels. Whether you want to pursue acting as a professional career or you want to gain confidence through Drama, I will tailor each lesson to suit your requirements.
  • Simon Atkins Central Worcester, WR2 Gold Member

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    Hello, I'm Simon, and whether you are an actor or a drama student, or if you have to use your voice a lot as part of your job, I can help you develop your vocal skills so that you can use your voice effectively whilst maintaining your vocal health.
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  • Shakespeare In Auditions

    Karen Maria Acting Coach (North London) Picture Shakespeare is for everyone. Students often find the work intimidating or that they are required to develop a whole new set of skills before approaching Shakespeare's work. Yes, you need to understand the Iambic Penatmeter and the context of the play but above all, you need heart and bravery....
  • Auditioning for Drama School Editor's Pick

    Karen Maria Acting Coach (North London) Picture I sat in auditions at one of the biggest drama schools in the world. It is joyful and exciting to watch the candidates come through and give you their best work. One recurring thing I have noticed over the years is that Acting students sometimes feel they need to be something other than exactly...
  • Everyone Should Give Acting A Go

    Anneli Page Acting Coach (Chelmsford) Picture Acting has been my main passion in life since the age of 6. My mum was deeply concerned about how shy I would be in public, yet confident at home so decided I would attend acting classes in my local area. I cried for the whole evening when she told me I would be going to drama classes as at my...


  • Acting Improvisation Tips

    Albert de Jongh Acting Coach (Guildford) Picture I believe that great acting is being able to immediately create a character or story and invest themselves into this new world. Below I have put some of the basic principles of improvisation that will grow any actor. These are some basic rules of improvisation. ACCEPT: YES AND . . . When you...
  • Confidence Is The Key To Acting Editor's Pick

    Lucy Thatcher Acting Coach (Chester) Picture “You are brilliant, but you just need more confidence, Lucy”. This was my catch phrase at college. I was training at one of the top drama schools in the country and I was told that the only thing that stood in my way was MYSELF. Ok, so let's go out and find this so called confidence then, my...
  • Did You Know This About Drama?

    G Bradley Acting Coach (Preston) Picture Did you know that drama and acting coaching gives you skills for life? Not only do you exude confidence in social situations, it boosts your self esteem and you learn the art of team work and communication skills. Furthermore it is vital for children, as it enhances their creativity and writing...