Extra Classes

Musical Theatre

This class involves singing, dancing and acting with performance pieces and songs from Musicals. Annual musical theatre group performances, participation in Feis Maitiu Musical Theatre and option to take Musical Theatre grade exams from Trinity College London.

 

Film-Making

This class covers the art of film-making and film appreciation and with student getting to try their hand at writing, directing and producing your own short film. The emphasis of the course is on film production with the students playwriting, acting, producing and directing their own scripts. Students will get to write and develop their own scripts in a creative and supportive environment. Some scripts will then be chosen to be made into short films in Term 2. Student’s also take part in a script writing competition in Feis Maitiu in Term 3.

Creative Writing

Experience first-hand the development of original and adapted work for stage and screen. Turn stories, poems and events into performance pieces. Improvisation and writing original poetry, stories, screenplays, plays and more.  

Students in the past have devised works based around social justice issues including a performance entitled “The Magdalene Women” based on the harrowing real life events of the Magdalene Laundries. 

Public Speaking and Communication Skills 

Voice theory and the basics of having a clear, confident voice. Public speaking, presentation, and communication skills. Option to pursue a diploma in communication skills. Podcast work. Vocal characterisation – voice-over work.

 

 

Registration for  Summer & Autumn Terms 2021

We are now taking registrations of interest for our  Summer & Autumn Terms 2021. Due to popular demand and the need to keep class sizes small, we are offering both weekend and midweek classes for all age groups.

 We have classes for ages 3.5 to adult – for further information on specific terms classes and registration - click here
 
Alternatively send us an email at theatreschool.bettyannnorton@gmail.com