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Lorna Brown Drama School Auditions Coaches (North West London)

Lorna Brown Gold Member

  • St. Pancras (NW1)
  • Last Logged In: 10 Jun 2018
  • Sex: Female
  • Web site: www.spotlight.com/2253-5646-2033
  • Can Travel To: Brent, City of London, Haringey, Islington, Kensington and Chelsea, Lambeth, Wandsworth, Westminster
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  • Professional Qualification Degree in Drama
  • Disclosure & Barring Service (DBS, formerly CRB) Check CRB checked
  • Professional Membership Equity
  • References References are available upon request

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Personal Message
Expect hard work, growth and confidence.
Expect the best.
Which subject(s) do you teach?
DRAMA SCHOOL AUDITIONS ,ACTING & SINGING
I Draw on the imaginative processes which have inspired and shaped me as a professional .My students include those who are preparing for drama school auditions ( an integral part of that process can be finding the right piece ,so that they can feel very confident), beginners , who are seeking an introduction to acting, professionals wanting to refresh their work, and those wanting to act for fun and/or build confidence ,enabling all to have a wide pallet to choose from.
My tutoring will cover,voice, text analysis,creating a character,objectives, page to performance ,audition pieces: monologues,duologues, mastering nerves & confidence.

SINGING
Finding your true voice,breath,tone,pitch,strength, songwriting,performance & confidence.
Tell me about your qualifications.
I am a professional actress and singer.
I am on the audition panel for The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama,which i absolutely LOVE being a part of.I also teach and mentor aspiring actors and singers.
What kind of experience do you have?
I work as a professional actress and singer.
As an actress I have worked in film, radio,television and theatre ;French and Saunders, The Bill, Casualty, Holby City,The Ronnie Ancona Show ,The Catherine Tate show,The Vivienne Vyle show,Outnumbered,Bristol Old Vic,Birmingham Rep,Stratford East,Hackney Empire,Manchester Exchange,,RSC,Royal Court and the West End.
I have been fortunate enough to work with some incredible directors and writers; Film-' Les Miserables', with multi award winning director, Tom Hooper, 'Lille Soldat', with multi award winning director,Annette K Olesen,'Gambit',with multi award winning director, Michael Hoffman and 'Taking Stock' with multi award winning director , Maeve Murphy.Theatre- 'Trade' directed by Sacha Wares written by the Olivier award winning Debbie Tucker Green,Bruce Norris' multi award winning 'clybourne park' at the wyndhams theatre in london's west end directed by Olivier award winner Dominic Cooke, 'Fear' with multi award winning director & writer Dominic Savage at The Bush Theatre , 'Damned by despair' at The Royal National Theatre, directed by Olivier award winner pBijan Sheibani,adapted by Frank McGuinness','Blurred Lines' at the National Theatre, directed by Carrie Cracknell ( A Dolls House) and written by Nick Payne ('Constellations') and 'Medea' at the NT.
Last year I completed a run of 'Oresteia', at the Almeida Theatre and at The Trafalgar Studios . This was adapted and directed by Robert Icke.
More recently I played Dr Naomi palmer in 'Holby City', 'Torn' (Nathaniel Martello White) ,'Bodies' ( Vivienne Franzmann) at the Royal Court and 'Wings' ( Arthur Kopit) Young Vic.
I am currently playing Queen Gertrude in 'Hamlet' with the RSC.

I am also a singer songwriter and have worked with various artists (Peter Andre, Eric Clapton, Ultra Nate, Courtney Pine, Martha Reeves, Blue, Ben Onono,Terry Callier , Lee Scratch Perry ...).
How much do you charge?
I charge £52 per hour and extra if I have to travel.
Where do you teach?
I am based in central london; 7 minutes from Euston station and 5 minutes from Kings Cross St.pancras.(Camden town is also very near and many buses from central london go directly to Euston and kings cross) I can travel to a student's home if it's not possible for them to travel.
When are you available?
My teaching times are quite flexible.Daytime,evenings and weekends.
Which ages and levels do you teach?
I teach ages15 upwards.
Which qualifications do you prepare your students for?
To be confident artists.
Do you have an up-to-date DBS (Disclosure & Barring Service, formerly CRB) Certificate?
I do have a CRB certificate.
Describe your arrangements for online tutoring.
I can teach via skype.
Do you belong to any professional organisations?
Equity.
Where and with whom did you train?
I trained at The Royal Central School of Speech and Drama as an actress.
As a singer, I trained with great teachers including: Maggie Nicholls, Tracy King and Mary Hammond.
Tell me about some of your current students.
I mentor several actors & singers and have worked with many international young actors (French, Swedish, Portugese, Argentinian & Korean). Through dedicated hard work, many of my students have been successful.in gaining entry to drama schools which has given me immense joy.

The elements for me are, cultivating courage,confidence and the ability to see ourselves as artists.
I consider it a privilege to see the flower of a student's life open....
Do you have a personal message for students?
You'll be surprised.