Acting

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): The BFG

    2 videos

    Join Hannah in this fizz-whizzing fun time as she explores the characters from The BFG using expressive body language and voices in this re-telling from Roald Dahl's wonderful story.

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): Miming and Facial Expression

    3 videos

    Learn the basic skills and techniques of mime where you can shape any object using your body and create a fantastic performance.

    About John Pritchard:
    John is a writer, artist and teacher and has been teaching at Stagecoach for 4 years.
    He started his career producing and directing a Five Star...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): Acting for Screen

    3 videos

    Join Chloe as she breaks down the basics of acting for the camera where you learn to make your own filmed monologue.

    About Chloe Twigg:
    Recently graduated The Urdang Academy. Prior to this, she attended the sixth form at Arts Educational Schools, London. Credits include Angry Birds the Musical, ...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): Physical Theatre

    3 videos

    Act upon your creative impulses and step into this advanced class on physical theatre practice.

    About Karl Montgomery-Williams:
    Karl is a drama graduate from Trinity Saint David, University of Wales, trained in singing at Trinity Guildhall and has gained a PGCE in Education from Cardiff Universi...

  • Bitesize Acting (10 mins): Mixed Up Fairytales

    6 videos

    Join Karl in this fun introduction to 'Mixed Up Fairytales'. With lots of fun warm-ups and activities, begin to create your own fairytale characters with expressive body language and facial expressions. Once you have created your own fairytales characters - time to mix it up! Karl shows you how t...

  • Bitesize Acting (10 mins): Skills

    6 videos

    Join Kim as she explores developing various acting skills. She focusses on voice and breath, gesture, movement and physical theatre techniques that will support character development. Discover how to find a further focus in performance, with these top tips on tuning out distractions and staying ...

  • Free Bitesize Acting (10mins): Shakespeare and the Voice

    6 videos

    Sarah will be taking us through healthy breathing when performing Shakespear. Starting with the basics she shows you how to how to sustain and maximize the breath, and apply this to Shakespeare's text.

    About Sarah English
    Sarah is an actor and theatre educator, currently based in Toronto, Ontari...

  • Free Bitesize Acting (10mins): Another World

    6 videos

    Join Stagecoach Summer Showcase director Gary Jerry, in a galaxy far, far away, in these playful sessions and become an extraterrestrial creature!

    About Gary Jerry
    Gary is originally from Newcastle Upon Tyne & has been involved with Stagecoach for 24 years. He trained at ArtsEd, London. and is ...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting Masterclass (30mins): Finding Your Truth

    3 videos

    Join Kyle and explore how to respond rather than react in performance. Discover how every response stems from an impetus, using the text to prepare for the performance of a monologue.

    About Kyle Tovey:
    Kyle performed from a young age attending Stagecoach as a child before leaving Wales to study ...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): Exploring Archetypes

    3 videos

    Prepare to stretch, create, and become the heroic hero and the villainous villain in this fun introduction to exploring archetypes. Nathan begins with a variety of playful interactive warm-ups to get you ready to explore the world of archetypes and how to use them to develop a character's physica...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins) Shakespeare

    3 videos

    Explore magic through Shakespeare with Karl

    About Karl Montgomery-Williams
    Karl is a drama graduate from Trinity Saint David, University of Wales, trained in singing at Trinity Guildhall and has gained a PGCE in Education from Cardiff University. As well as teaching Early Stages and Further Sta...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30mins): Presenting Your Own TV Show

    3 videos

    John gets you ready to start making the TV show 'Lock Down Low Down!'. Create entertaining whacky characters and present your very own TV show, live from your own home!

    About John Pritchard
    John is a writer, artist and teacher and has been teaching at Stagecoach for 4 years. He started his care...

  • Presenting Your Own TV Show (1/3) Introduction & Creating Characters

    John gets you ready to start making the TV show 'Lock Down Low Down!'. Create entertaining whacky characters and present your very own TV show, live from your own home!

    About John Pritchard
    John is a writer, artist and teacher and has been teaching at Stagecoach for 4 years. He started his care...

  • Shakespeare (1/3) Magic

    "When shall we three meet again? In thunder, lightning or in rain?" Traverse the mystical world of Macbeth with Karl and explore magic through Shakespeare. Develop character and voice through imagery, pitch and tempo as well as creating your own modern response to the Witches scene.

    About Karl M...

  • Exploring Archetypes (1/3) Physical Life

    Prepare to stretch, create and become the heroic hero and the villanous villain in this fun introduction to exploring archetypes. Nathan begins with a variety of playful interactive warm ups to get you ready to explore the world of archetypes and how to use them to develop a character's physicali...

  • Finding Your Truth: Stage and Screen (1/3) The Reason

    Join Kyle and explore how to respond rather than react in performance, using an extract from Funny Girl. Discover how every response stems from an impetus, using the text to prepare for a performance of a monologue.

    About Kyle Tovey:
    Kyle performed from a young age attending Stagecoach as a chil...

  • Another World (2/6) Utilising your Body

    Jump into space and move with Gary to explore how an alien might use their limbs, and how interactions with other creatures could affect your own physicality!

    About Gary Jerry
    Gary is originally from Newcastle Upon Tyne & has been involved with Stagecoach for 24 years. He trained at ArtsEd, Lond...

  • Shakespeare and the Voice (2/6) Pitch & Resonance

    Get thou trash-talking in Shakespearean insults with Sarah! Come and explore how pitch and resonance can change not only how we deliver the lines, but who is saying them.

    About Sarah English
    Sarah is an actor and theatre educator, currently based in Toronto, Ontario. Sarah is a graduate of Dalho...

  • Simon Callow Masterclass: The William Shakespeare Collection

    2 videos

    In this second series from renowned actor Simon Callow he takes you through Shakespeare with his personal experience of performing the famous material.

    About Simon Callow:
    Simon Callow is probably best known for his roles in Four Weddings and a Funeral, A Room with a View and Shakespeare in Lov...

  • Simon Callow Masterclass: The Charles Dickens Collection

    5 videos

    Join Simon Callow, the acclaimed actor, writer and director (Amadeus, Four Weddings and Funeral, A Room With A View, Shakespeare in Love) as he explores the extraordinary life of Charles Dickens.

    About Simon Callow:
    Simon Callow is probably best known for his roles in Four Weddings and a Funeral...

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (30 Mins): Pirates

    2 videos

    Join Hannah-Rose and invent a brand new pirate character to play along in our pirate adventure. We will use with Silly walks, names and maybe learn a few pirate jokes along the way.

  • Stagecoach Exclusive Acting (10mins): Telling Terrific Tales

    3 videos

    Join Nathan in the fun and engaging session on how to tell a great tale! With fun characters and different themes your imagination will be whirling with fantastic ideas to try!

    About Nathan Medina
    Nathan is a professional Actor, Director and Teacher. Originally from London, Nathan trained at Gui...