This innovative new program for budding young thespians, develops screen acting skills alongside skills for life within a creative, playful and supportive environment.
Ensemble, authenticity, confidence and individuality are among the many disciplines required from a successful screen actor. The best screen actors are highly disciplined, bring ideas to the table, can quickly take on feedback and work with a high level of concentration.
Screen Acting:: Skills for Life is an exciting four-term program to develop focus, listening, confidence and creativity. These themes will be explored through age-appropriate dramatic activities and skill-building exercises.
The best screen acting classes Melbourne has to offer are available at The National Drama School.
Term 1 Teamwork Learn to work as an ensemble building skills in collaboration, problem solving and communication.
Term 2 Authenticity Develop self-awareness, empathy and emotional intelligence and learn how to apply this to developing a character.
Term 3 Confidence Develop self-assurance without ego. Learn how to trust your creative ideas, take risks and clarify your ambitions.
Term 4 Individuality Develop your creative capabilities and self-expression. Learn how to apply your creativity to developing a character and scene.
Pre-Junior (Yrs 3+4) Tuesday 4:30-6:00 or Saturday 10:30-12:00
Junior (Yrs 5+6) Tuesday 6:00-7:30 or Saturday 1:30-3:00
10-week term fees $345
Intermediate (Yrs 7-9) Saturday 9:00-11:00
Senior (Yrs 10-12) Saturday 11:00-1:00
10-week term fees $460
2003 Young Actors Program Term Dates
Term 1: Mon 30 Jan – Thu 6 Apr
Term 2: Mon 24 Apr – Sat 24 Jun
Term 3: Mon 10 Jul – Sat 16 Sep
Term 4: Mon 2 Oct – Sat 9 Dec