Advanced Teen Drama
From 24-04-2017 to 31-05-2019
Advanced Youth Drama (10-17yrs)
The advanced Acting course for teens, is specifically designed for those that have a passion, drive & an enthusiasm for Acting. The course is only open to those with previous experience, and all students must pass through the audition process to gain a place in this course. Auditions are held twice a year.
All students must attend 80% of all classes and be prepared to make a two-term commitment. Please take time to consider your own circumstances carefully before auditioning for the course.
This class is recognition of talent and dedication by the participants, but cannot be taken as a stand-alone class. All participants must make a commitment to Point Break Drama, and agree to continue in at least one other Youth acting class, at Point Break Drama to qualify.
Please note the course fee includes a second course ( to be selected).
Child Acting ( 7-9yrs)
From 24-04-2017 to 31-07-2018
A fun and exciting exploration into the world of drama & acting for children (7-9yrs).
Children will be introduced to the fundamentals of performance & acting technique through creative play, improvisation, movement & teamwork. Watch your child extend and expand their creative capabilities & become confident performers.
Each term your child will participate in an end of term presentation of their acting work, utilizing the skills they have been learning in class. From term 1 Children will be encouraged to express their unique personalities through the use of Improvisation training, before moving into script work, basic script analysis & short plays in terms 2 & 3.
All children are taught acting by professional actors with teaching expertise at Point Break Drama.
No experience required to participate.
Teen Drama 11-17yrs
From 24-04-2017 to 31-01-2019
This high energy ten-week Acting course is designed specifically for Teenagers, & offers participants the opportunity to explore the different aspects of Acting & improvisation in a fun & spontaneous environment.
Teens will learn basic Stanislavski acting technique, giving participants a myriad of acting & presentation skills.
The course will cover:
Voice & Movement
Stage Craft- How to use the stage more effectively.
Definition of Acting - What is Acting?
Acting Technique- How to affect and bring about a change in the other actor.
Basic Script Analysis/Breakdown
Introduction to Acting Terminology
Use of acting principles- making acting choices specific to the requirements of the text.
Understanding Performance Style- the specific of performing comedy & drama
Performance experience- 4 x performance a year
Self devised group work- Once yearly
Screen Teens 1 & 2
From 02-05-2017 to 30-04-2019
This course will develop acting, improvisation and audition techniques for the camera, whilst giving youth (11-17yrs) a grounding in basic acting techniques.
Teens will be taught a step by step audition process, and how to conduct themselves professionally at castings. With the continual development and practice of these skills, youth will approach the casting process with greater confidence and flexibility.