Acting for Intermediate Info

Course Info

The Summer term starting in April 2017 will consist of the following:

* Improvisation

* Voice work

* Introdution to Mike Leigh

* Characterisation - students will choose and work on characters chosen from life

* In-depth characterisation work focussing on physicality and voice

* Devise and rehearsal of scenes for in-house showing

* Feedback from in-house showing

Teacher:   Claire Amias

Claire is a RADA trained actor. She has worked extensively on stage and screen.  She also acts and directs for her theatre company A Monkey With Cymbals.

Claire has toured with Handbagged (Eleanor Llyd Productions) and Funny Peculiar (BKL) on UK No1 tours, and played Vivianne in the play Women of Twilight at The Pleasance Theatre.

On screen Claire has played main supporting roles in numerous feature films including Beattie in The Magic Hour, (screened at BAFTA as part of the London Film Festival) and Ms Conrad in Telling Lies, (with Jason Flemyng and Melanie Brown).