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PROFESSIONAL ACTING WORKSHOP - AN ACTOR'S PERSPECTIVE BY HOLLY MCLACHLAN

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Monday 14th August  -  Acting Workshop with Theatre for Life by Holly McLachlan 
Now, I went into this workshop with a mindset of “you have to smash this!”, “you want to impress them!”, “you need to be great!”, and all I can advise in hindsight is... don’t do this. Just don’t. I come from a background of absolutely zero experience in performance until college, in which I took the Drama and Theatre Studies A-Level purely because I had one slot left to fill, and here I am now studying BA (Hons) Acting at one of the most prestigious arts universities in the UK; Arts University Bournemouth. So naturally, I wanted to go into this workshop and show off a bit... sell myself and my skills that I had learnt over the two years. Represent my university. Now that in itself, is fine, but the Acting workshop with Theatre for Life gave me so much more than just a kick up the bum I needed, it reminded me of my values as an Actor and everything I have learnt so far, in which, surprisingly, I did none o…

PROFESSIONAL INDUSTRY LINKS SUPPORTING THEATRE FOR LIFE

LONDON PROFESSIONALS TO WORK WITH YOUNG ACTORS IN SOUTHAMPTON
14/8 - PROFESSIONAL ACTING AUDITIONS WORKSHOP | EAST 15 AND RADA OUTREACH.  
16/8 - PROFESSIONAL MUSICAL THEATRE AUDITIONS WORKSHOP | INTERNATIONAL SINGING COACH - STEPHEN KING. 
Top flight directors from the celebrated Royal Academy of Dramatic Art (RADA), The Urdang Academy and from The Voice are sharing their skills with youngsters in Southampton to develop future stars of stage and screen.
Stephen King, international voice coach for The Voice (Belgium), vocalist on BBC Radio Two's Friday Night is Music Night and technical singing teacher at The Urdang Academy in London will be leading the professional Musical Theatre Auditions workshop.
"I'm excited to be part of such a forward thinking initiative" 
Carys Williams, the Widening Participation & Outreach Manager at RADA said the following about Theatre for Life. 

“RADA is excited to be working with Theatre for Life to encourage young people from diverse backgr…