Practical Vs Theory
This exciting course accredited by the University of the Arts London has been designed to develop your professional skills in acting and provide you with essential industry experience, knowledge, and skills to further develop as an acting practitioner.
A cross-level programme which focuses on the skills required to progress onto further training as an Actor, whilst also developing general performing arts skills, run by the Eastern School of Performing Arts (ESPA). Gain an excellent grounding to become a versatile performer and develop your individuality and performance skills to allow you to progress to drama schools, university, and employment.
Across the programme you will participate in a wide variety of projects that introduce you to varied styles, genres, and methodologies. With a focus on the development of the practical skills required, you will explore areas such as devising, classical text, contemporary text, movement, and voice. The projects will develop your skills within acting styles such as naturalism, epic, surrealism, and physical theatre, through scripted and devised projects.
This course is aimed at students who wish to gain more experience working in a professional setting before auditioning for top drama schools or professional work. This course is unique in that it is fully funded for anyone who is 18 to 19 years old at the time of enrollment (Advanced Learner Loans are available for anyone 19+).
ESPA provides industry-experienced tutors for all their courses, enabling students to develop skills required for their next steps. The course is highly vocational, and you will spend your days in the studio with highly experienced industry professionals.
“ESPA’s nurturing tutors shared industry knowledge, guiding us rightly. Now in my 3rd year at my dream school, Performers College, I’m astounded by my achievements, thanks to ESPA.”