What Are Drama Schools Looking For?

In our very first VLOG, Giants’ Artistic Director and former head of acting at RADA, Jennie Buckman, gives an insight in to what drama schools are looking for in future students. Watch the video, and learn more from Jennie at our two-day Audition Workshop on 14th and 21st October. Find …

Auditionee Exposes Too Much Talent!

As Giants’ Audition Clinic for actors and drama school auditionees approaches, our Artistic Director, Jennie Buckman shares a cautionary tale about what NOT to do in the audition room…. A colleague of mine was leading auditions for a well-known drama school. She was a very experienced actor herself and something …

Robert Sterne Actors’ Workshop

  Last weekend, June 24th/25th, Giants ran a joyous full-on workshop with twenty actors working on contemporary scenes, played to the UK’s top casting director, Robert Sterne. We found great duologues from plays by Simon Stephens, Penelope Skinner, Mike Bartlett and other wonderful writers and put the actors in pairs …