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Clann Machua Drama Kiltimagh
Langans Bar, Kiltimagh
Fundraising Table Quiz
3rd of Feb in Langans Bar at 9.30pm
Iggy Bownes will be your host on the night. Entry is €40 per team. Hope to see you all there
Surrey History Centre
Surrey History Centre, 130 Goldsworth Road, Woking, Surrey, GU21 6ND
Contact: More details at www.exploringsurreyspast.org.uk/life-r-c-sherriff/
From Journey’s End to The Dam Busters: The Life of R C Sherriff, Playwright of the Trenches
Sat 4 February 2017
Get you tickets now for Roland Wales's talk and book launch of the new R C Sherriff biography From Journey’s End to The Dam Busters: The Life of R C Sherriff, Playwright of the Trenches - at Surrey History Centre, Saturday 4 February 2017, 2-3.30pm.
Come and hear Roland Wales, author of the new, definitive biography, talk about the fascinating life of Esher playwright, Hollywood screenwriter and World War I hero, R.C. Sherriff.
Tickets: £5.00, including refreshments
Roland will be selling signed copies of his book on the day, so if you would like to purchase one at the special price of £20, please bring cash or cheque.
Olympia Central, London
The UK's largest CPD conference and exhibition for music & drama teachers.
9-10 February 2017
|Music & Drama Education Expo, Europe’s leading free CPD event for music & drama teachers.|
Taking place on 9 & 10 February 2017 at London Olympia, this free two-day event will offer unrivalled learning and networking opportunities for music & drama teachers, and we’d love for you to be involved! This year will mark our 5th Anniversary and the event will be our biggest yet with more than 2,500 visitors from 40 countries expected.
We've got over 60 sessions this year - that's 44 hours of CPD! In our most international programme yet you'll be hearing from speakers from Europe, the US and Australia; and we have our usual mix of brands, institutions big and small and award-winning educators. This year we're also focusing our efforts on increased networking opportunities - some of this is announced here but there's more to come. Follow us on social media for announcements.
Have you seen the programme for #MDEE 2017 yet?
Click here for free CPD for drama teachers!!
Whitefield Garrick, Bank Street, Whitefield, M45 7TA Whitefield, Bury
Contact via website or social media
12th of February
Come along to our Director's Evening where we will be announcing our 2017-18 season! You will get the opportunity to express an interest in getting involved (whether that be acting, backstage, etc.) and learn more about the plays and the parts available.
2nd Floor Courtlets House, 38 King Street West, Manchester, M3 2WZ
BOOK NOW http://independentcentreforactortraining.co.uk/calendar/
Action Weekends with ICAT Principal Artistic Director Si Trinder
February 18th-19th 10am-6pm both days
April 8th-9th 10am-6pm both days
November 18th-19th 10am-6pm both days
A first class toolkit- taught in a weekend.
The weekend, led by Simon, is a very high energy, completely practical introduction to Mike Alfreds principles. Participants will walk away with a complete toolkit providing a freedom enhancing approach to performance in any medium. We will look at Actions, Objectives, Points Of Concentration and more using text provided on the day.
Simon is an award winning Royal Shakespeare Company actor. He has worked in mainstream theatre, television, radio and film for 16 years including 13 productions at the RSC and seasons at the Globe and Royal Court. He recently played Trinculo in the RCS's groundbreaking production of The Tempest and series regulars in Ordinary Lies Season 2, Wolfblood and Midwinter Of The Spirit.
Past participants said:
" I've just done a weekend Action course with Simon and I have had the most amazing experience. I've learned so much and I can’t wait to do another one, I’m so grateful!" Actor: Parisa Nikkhah-Eshghi
"The best training I’ve had, I left every session feeling inspired and energized. Simon gives actors the freedom which is vital to unlock their inspiration." Actor: Marlon Solomon
Location: ICAT Manchester, 2nd Floor Courtlets House, 38 King Street West, Manchester, M3 2WZ.
Cost: £80 general admission, £70 ICAT Members and current students.
Canary Wharf, 30 Marsh Wall, London, E14 9TP
BOOK NOW Ticketsource
Objectives and Actioning with Mike Alfred
Sunday February 26th 10am-5pm
Learn from the man himself! This masterclass is a unique opportunity to explore the principles of internationally renowned director, Mike Alfreds. This incredibly simple but powerful Actioning toolkit allows actors to approach any text or scene in a clear, committed and dynamic way.
Feedback from our recent Mike Alfreds summer school:
"This is the kind of coaching that can only be described, in my opinion, as essential to any actor who is serious about their craft." Graham Eaglesham, Actor and Accent Coach.
Location: Deli Studios, Canary Wharf, 30 Marsh Wall, London, E14 9TP
Cost: £50 general admission, £42.50 ICAT Members and current students.
Contact: For more info on how to book your place please visit www.theembersgroup.co.uk
Introduction to Acting
Tues 28th Feb
The Embers Group, Manchester offers a relaxed, fun and supportive introduction to Acting through its new 6 week evening class block.
Starts Tues 28th Feb - £15 per 2 hr class.
Contact: To sign up to perform, simply email your name and song of choice to firstname.lastname@example.org
LIP SYNC BATTLE
After the success of last years Lip Sync battle, WTG will be hosting a Speakeasy Lip Sync Battle this year. We are looking for performers and audience members to join us at The King's Head, Wilburton to raise money for our upcoming productions.
Details on our facebook event and on the website
Drive, Nantgarw CF15 7QQ
Contact: via website or Twitter
Sat. 4 March 14:00
All members very welcome.
If you need any further information, please let us know.
Town Hall Theatre, Glenamaddy, Galway
Glenamaddy 56th Annual Festival 2017
23rd March - 1st April
The Mercure Atlantic Tower Hotel, LIVERPOOL
Contact: Full details and sign up here www.thinkingactors.co.uk
An Introduction to Acting for Film & Television
SATURDAY MARCH 25th 2017
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Let your career grow with Thinking Actors at MediaCityUK
"What an incredible experience! I have learnt so much from this workshop...Well structured and informative.Thank you!" MH
A fantastic day - lovely people - I learned a huge amount" GB
"A fun and friendly course" MR
"Was immediately put at ease. Found all the information so useful - can't wait to start my acting course next week!". LM
"Peter was very helpful and full of useful information...I had a really good time!" TR
Thinking Actors Acting COach Class Manchester Workshop MediaCityUK
*See Terms and Conditions
NEW PRICE £95.00 includes edited showreel scene.
Contact: via website
Stage Combat course
We have a new course on offer! From April 2017, we will be offering Stage Combat - a 10 week part-time course focussed on unarmed fighting skills for film and theatre.
Our Stage Combat course will also hone in on acting skills and the incorporation of fight choreography into dramatic scenes. Exploring topics such as character objective, fight rhythm and staging, actors will learn to create a fight where they are connected and truthful and as such engaging to an audience.
This course also offers the opportunity to earn certification in unarmed fighting. It culminates with an exam in unarmed fighting, providing industry recognised certification through The Irish Dramatic Combat Academy.
See www.thelir.ie for details.
Seckford Theatre, Woodbridge, Suffolk
Contact: Tickets: www.woodbridgedramafestival.co.uk
Box Office opens 15th March 2017
Sat 28th May - Sat 3rd June 2017
Calling all Amdram groups. Performing a play next Spring? Why not consider taking it on 'tour' to the Woodbridge Drama Festival.
Expenses paid to cover performance licence and van hire.
Shakespeare in Italy
Contact: More information can be found on our website, shakespeareinitaly.eu, and do feel free to contact us for any further information.
+44 (0) 1424 254540 or email@example.com
3rd Shakespeare in Italy 14 day residential summer course
24th June - 8th July 2017
We are delighted to be organising our 3rd Shakespeare in Italy 14 day residential summer course in Padua, 24th June - 8th July 2017.
The course leaders will be Directors and Actors from the Royal Shakespeare Company.
Here is a brochure about the course, which I hope you find interesting.
More information can be found on our website, shakespeareinitaly.eu, and do feel free to contact us for any further information.
Beeston Fringe Festival
Beeston, East Midlands
Beeston Fringe Festival
14th-16th July 2017
|The inaugural Beeston Fringe Festival invites proposals from professional and community groups, details in the links below:-|
The inaugural Beeston Fringe Festival, located on the outskirts of Nottingham, will provide an intensive weekend of performances and workshops across a wide range of disciplines – dance, drama, storytelling, poetry, and puppetry. The planned dates are 14-16th July2017. We will work in partnership with a variety of professional and amateur companies to provide over 100 performances and workshops over a summer weekend. The local community and the broader East Midlands region will be given access to a proliferation of performances over a single mile of its high street, using the established cafes and bars as impromptu venues, with larger venues on the street used for key professional performances. Taking place in early July this event will exploit the long summer nights to help generate an exciting innovative event.
Performances will ideally last between 30-60 minutes.
Performers should send their proposals to firstname.lastname@example.org including details of the following
Brief description of performance;
Provide a link, where possible, to proposed piece, or previous work;
Number of Cast & Crew;
Contact: via website, Facebook or Twitter
TWO WEEK Summer School 2017
Monday 24th July - Saturday 5th August 2017
Surrey Youth Music Theatre are pleased to announce that our Summer School this year will be the fantastic 'Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat'
Open to everyone, aged 8 - 18 years old, this Two Week Summer School will culminate in a full scale production of Joseph at The Leatherhead Theatre, Surrey.
Our Joseph Summer School will be led by a team of West End Professionals, who will bring together this production over a two week period. We are looking for young people who will bring energy, fun and dedication to the production. Students will be taught Acting, Singing and Dance for the production and at the end of the two weeks, students will take to the stage at The Leatherhead Theatre to perform this full scale musical with professional sets, costumes, lighting and sound for family and friends.
Rehearsal will take place in Guildford from Monday - Friday between 10.00am and 5.00pm, with some additional rehearsals taking place nearer the show. The performance at The Leatherhead Theatre will be on Saturday 5th August. Students will be required at the theatre the whole day.
The Cost of this two week Summer school: £300
Places on the Summer School are strictly limited and will be issued on a first come, first served basis. Auditions for principal roles will take place on the first day of rehearsals, and everyone will have the opportunity to audition should they wish too.
To book your place, and to be part of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat, visit our website.
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Murder Mystery Events
Make your party go with a bang (or a scream, or a sort of strangled croak)
Available for parties and private events and fundraisers.