Acting classes

Acting for Intermediates Classes

Wednesdays: 6.30 pm – 8.30 pm
13 May - 15 July 2020 (10 weeks)
PQA Studios, 242 Pentonville Road, Kings Cross London, N1 9JY

Claire is a RADA trained actor. She has worked extensively on stage and screen. She also acts, writes and directs for her theatre company A Monkey With Cymbals. On-screen Claire has played main supporting roles in numerous feature films including Mabel Smith in Borley Rectory (alongside Reece Shearsmith), Ms. Conrad in Telling Lies (alongside Jason Flemyng and Melanie Brown), the Young Nurse in Provoked (which starred Miranda Richardson and Robbie Coltrane), and Beattie in The Magic Hour. Stage roles have included Mags in Handbagged and Sheila in Relatively Speaking at Windsor Theatre Royal and on tour, and Maggie in Hobson's Choice and Liz Essendine in Present Laughter at Chesterfield Pomegranate Theatre all for Paul Taylor-Mills. Also I have performed in several No 1 Tours - Funny Peculiar for Bill Kenwright and Handbagged for Eleanor Lloyd Prods.

Get 20% off with our Early Bird discount. Use code: EB20 (Valid until 6 April 2020). Secure your place by paying a £20 deposit.
Please note, that if we are unable to deliver face to face classes due to COVID-19,  you can either get a refund for all classes that we are unable to deliver or you can access our online courses.

Our Intermediate Acting Classes are for those who have moved on from our Acting for Beginners course or our Acting for Improvers (or have done a similar course elsewhere) and are looking for something more challenging. Our acting classes are ideal if you would like to improve your acting skills, confidence and presentation skills. In the next term, you will develop the skills needed to perform in the showcase (rehearsals begin for the showcase in September with a performance in April 2021).

Course Content:

  • Improvisation to help create the world outside of a play
  • Voice work to help with projection and diction
  • Building a character
  • Physicality work
  • Ensemble work
  • Actioning a text