SCENES FROM CONTEMPORARY PLAYS
Giants Theatre Company are pleased to announce their second workshop for actors with UK’s top Casting Agent and Emmy Award Winner, Robert Sterne – from Gold and Sterne casting agency (Game of Thrones, Wolf Hall).
June 24th and 25th 2017, 10.00 – 6pm
The Poor School, 242 Pentonville Road, London, N1 9JY
The workshop will be led by Giants’ Artistic Director, Jennie Buckman, who has 40 years experience of working in theatre, and was the former Head of Acting at RADA. Two of UK’s leading theatre actors will assist: Kate O’Flynn – (Olivier nominee ‘Glass Menagerie’, Bridget Jones’ Baby) and Geoffrey Streatfeild (Beaux Stratagem, Early Chekhovs NT, Spooks)
WHO CAN APPLY?
Actors who have proof of training and/or professional engagement.
We only have places for 18 actors – 9 duologue scenes, so apply early!
Giants welcomes actors with disabilities.
You will need to send us your Spotlight reference or training details.
BEFORE THE WORKSHOP
Once you have been accepted on to the course, we will send you a scene from a contemporary play and the details of your scene partner whom we will assign to you. You will receive this information by JUNE 10th at the very latest, and are strongly advised to meet and work with your partner before coming to the workshop.
THE ACTING WORKSHOP
On June 24th and the morning of June 25th you will work on your scenes with Jennie with input from Geoffrey and Kate. There will be ample opportunity to finesse your scene and build on the feedback from the group as well as take on board the coaching.
You and your scene partner are advised to be off book.
On Sunday afternoon, each pair will be given the opportunity to show their work to Robert Sterne, and get expert feedback from him.
You can leave headshots, CV, and your details with him.
Booking is now open.
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Cost is £200* per person.
Deadline for applying: June 10th.
Book before June 1st for 10% Early Bird Discount – £180
Concessionary rate if you are unemployed or have booked with Giants before – £175
Concessionary rate + Early bird (book before June 1st) – £165