Acting for Beginners – Saturdays

Acting Classes Overview

Saturdays 10am -1pm

SUMMER TERM13th April-29th June (12 weeks)
WINTER TERM28th September-30th November (10 weeks)
SUMMER TERM £482.64 OR £410.24 with 15% Early Bird Discount-fees can be split into TWO instalments
WINTER TERM £399 OR £319.20 with 20% Extra Early Bird Discount-fees can be split into TWO instalments

Courtyard Theatre
The Courtyard Theatre, 40 Pitfield St, London N1 6EU

LIAM REILLY trained at Drama Centre London. Theatre credits include: The Hanged Man (Mercury Theatre), The Caretaker (World Tour), Julius Ceasar (Barbican Theatre), The Homecoming (Actors Centre), Addicted to Love (UK Tour), Sprout (Edinburgh Festival), Cahoots Macbeth (Kings Head Theatre)

TV/Film credits include: Call The Midwife (BBC), Clapham Junction (Channel 4) Dubplate Drama, Series I &II (Channel 4) Baby Father II (BBC), The Hidden City (Hallmark), Class (Black Dog Films), Phea (Fade In Productions), There for me (Cinema 2), Irina Palm (Samsa Films), Rabbit Fever (Caught Productions), Trauma (Little Bird).

Liam is extremely passionate and active in theatre, film and television and believes strongly in its ability to educate, entertain, and empower. He originally trained as an actor at the Drama Centre, London and now splits his time between acting coaching, writing, and directing.

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Looking for fun acting classes in London?

Have you ever wanted to act? Do you find yourself watching your favourite movie over and over and wondering what it would be like to play that part? This Acting for Beginners course will teach you the fundamentals of acting. You will build up a toolkit of acting skills enabling you to unlock character, help spontaneity and free your inner performer from inhibition. We strongly believe in the value acting classes provide for improving self-confidence and life skills.

Join us for a term of skill-building and self-discovery, elevating your weekends with creativity and join our community of passionate performers!


ALL profits from this course will go towards the Fiorentini Foundation and helping disadvantaged children access the performing arts.

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Direct debit payment plans are available, email satc@afperformingarts.com for more details and to set up and someone will get back to you within 48hrs to arrange.

*Please note that as we are an adult performing arts school, any video footage or photographs taken during your class may be used on our social media for marketing and promotional purposes.
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Course Content - Winter term

(Subject to Minor Changes)

Specific skills you will learn for the Winter term include: Improv – how to work with others and let a story flow, Stage – how to analyse a text and build a character, Screen Acting – learn the requirements and practical skills

  • WEEK ONE – Improv in the theatre – learning to play
  • WEEK TWO – Improv – Letting the story flow
  • WEEK THREE –Improv – working with others
  • WEEK FOUR – Theatre scene study – break down a scene from a classic play
  • WEEK FIVE-Action the text – and bring to life
  • WEEK SIX – Rehearse – Listen, connect and observe with your partner – Meisner
  • WEEK SEVEN– Perform the scene – feedback
  • WEEK EIGHT- Screen scene study – analysis and shot types
  • WEEK NINE  – Action the text and rehearse the scene
  • WEEK TEN-Shoot the scene – playback – feedback

    If you do not enjoy your first class, let us know within 24 hours and you will receive a full refund minus the cost of the first class.

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