This course involves the fundamental theory of speech and drama in practice, as well as speech and drama teaching.
Teaching Speech and Drama: This class is in preparation for the University of West London Associate or Licentiate diploma in Speech and Drama Teaching (equivalent to first year and final year of university studies respectively). Students will work on planning classes for a range of age groups and will get feedback on their lesson plans, presentations, and essay work around teaching pedagogy.
Adult Speech Class: Vocal theory and speech training, building a clear, confident voice, public speaking and communication, character voices, voice-over work, poetry, prose and verse speaking, performing Shakespeare, literature and theatre studies. Option to prepare audition pieces for entry to drama college or to prepare for an internationally recognised qualification in Speech and Drama performance (pre-requisite for diploma in teaching speech and drama). Students will learn to perform a range of solo and group material including varying texts from different theatre periods, poetry and literature.
We also offer a full agency service free of charge to all students which includes having headshots taken, being sent for relevant auditions, and help preparing for auditions and developing showreel pieces.
- Wesley House, Leeson Park, Ranelagh, D06 N5P0 https://goo.gl/maps/
- Term 1 begins on Monday September 26th and continues through to Sunday December 18th with a one week break from Saturday October 29th – Friday November 4th inclusive.
- Term 2 begins on Thursday January 5th and continues through to Wednesday March 15th with a one week break from Monday February 20th-Sunday February 26th.
- Term 3 begins on Monday March 20th and continue through to Sunday June 4th with a two week break from Monday April 3rd to Sunday April 16th.