Acting for Improvers Ensemble Company – Old Street Seagull **SOLD OUT**


Mondays 7pm-9pm

26th April – 5th July 2021 (excluding Bank Holidays)

Dress Rehearsal: Wednesday 7th July

In house Show dates: Thursday 8th July & Friday 9th July


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

HARRISON ROSE Harrison has performed on UK Tours, on the West End and Internationally, most recently completing a season of Shakespeare – performing as Hamlet. Harrison is also a Playwright who has written for multiple scratch nights before his debut full-length play (Fox) was programmed at The Old Red Lion Theatre in London in 2017 He trained at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama on the MA acting program and is a passionate and dedicated acting coach, putting his professional experience to good use.

**This course is now SOLD OUT**

Due to social distancing we have reduced all our class sizes. If any classes have to be cancelled due to COVID-19 you will get a refund for any classes unable to be delivered.
Award- winning director and actor Harrison Rose invites you to embark on a brand new course in devising…OLD STREET SEAGULL

‘I am the seagull, no wait that’s not right. I am everything. I am the future. No…I’m right now. I’m this moment. I am these sticky floors. Christ. Did anyone bring any booze? I feel like I’m dying here.’

A contemporary re imagining of the Seagull by Anton Chekhov. A 12-week intensive acting course where Acting for Improvers steps up to its first public production. Following an intensive examination of Chekhov’s most infamous play, the ensemble will devise their own Seagull and give two public performances of it at The Courtyard Theatre.

Under the highly experienced guidance of Harrison you will:

Course Content:

  • Experience a full rehearsal process
  • Perform two public shows at a central London Theatre
  • Utilise breath, movement and vocal techniques
  • Shape your imagination and work through improvisation to create text
  • Build narrative archs with improvisation
  • Boost your confidence
  • Work as an ensemble and independently
  • Re-find your social life and be inspired at the same time!
  • Work on alignment, speech and physicality to build characters
  • Learn how to evolve and craft believable characters
  • Understand how to deal with nerves in front of an audience

If you would like to be considered for this course, please e-mail letting us know what acting courses you have done in the past or what acting experience you may have. We will then discuss with you the possibility of sending us a self tape audition. Please note if you have worked with Harrison in the past you may not be required to audition.

This course will take place on Mondays 7pm – 9pm,  26th April- 5th July. ALL profits from this course will go towards Saving the Anna Fiorentini Kids Charity Theatre School.

**Once you pay your £20 deposit please refer to your booking confirmation email to pay the remainder of your course fees. Please check your junk mail**


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