Training Emerging Artists Masterclasses

ABOUT

With over 20 years knowledge and understanding of inclusive theatre Face Front (funded by Arts Council England) will be running acting classes led by experienced industry professionals to train Actors with LDD. During the course, we will encourage participants to explore their creativity, gain confidence, develop theatre skills, improve acting styles and challenge your imaginative boundaries!

WHO IS THE T.E.A.M. COURSE SUITABLE FOR?

Those with professional experience/s or those who want to have a career in acting.

WHEN IS THE COURSE TAKING PLACE?

Watch our website for dates in 2018.

WHAT WILL THE COURSE COVER?

  • Acting techniques
  • Voice work including projection
  • Body work styles including spatial awareness and stage presence
  • Mask and mime

CAN YOU HELP ME WITH ACCESS?

Our studio space is located in Edmonton Green Shopping Centre on the first floor, accessible by a lift in the main Market Square.  We can also meet participants at the local BR train station – Edmonton Green – and provide a ‘buddy service’ to accompany individuals to our venue.  Our studio is wheelchair accessible.

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

This course is offered free of charge!  However, we require a booking/administrative fee of £30.00 (cash or cheque made payable to Face Front Inclusive Theatre Ltd) to secure your place on the course.  This fee is returnable if you attend all the course dates you have requested. 

HOW CAN I RESERVE A PLACE ON THE T.E.A.M. COURSE?

There are three ways to reserve your place on the Course:

  • Please download the application form and return it to us by email (info@facefront.org)
  • Fill in your details on a hard copy and return it by post to Face Front Inclusive Theatre, 52 Market Square, Edmonton Green, London N9 0TZ 
  • Telephone us on 0208 350 3461 and we can complete your application form with you over the phone. 

Spaces are limited and we expect to receive a lot of Applications.  Successful applicants will be invited to an informal interview so that you can meet us, we can meet you and discuss the course in more detail.  We will let you know if you have obtained a place on the course.  Unsuccessful applicants will be placed on a waiting list and notified of any cancellations.

HISTORY

June 2016 Program: (10am-5pm) 

  • Monday, 6th June - An Actors Tool Kit with Ray Downing of Face Front 
  • Tuesday, 7th June - Physical Theatre with Leisa Rea of Clod Ensemble(www.clodensemble.com)
  • Wednesday 8th June - The Actors Voice with Christopher Holt (londonmet.ac.uk)
  • Thursday 9th June - Mask With Sarah Thom (www.sarahthom.co.uk)
  • Friday 10th June - Play in a Day with Annie Smol  

Hosted at Face Front Studio

October 2016 Program: (10am-5pm)

  • Monday, 6th June - An Actors Tool Kit with Ray Downing of Face Front
  • Tuesday, 7th June - Masks with Emma Selwyn of Trestle Theatre 
  • Wednesday 8th JuneActors Body with Charlene Low of Sardines Dance Theatre (www.sardinesdance.org)
  • Thursday 9th June  - Puppetry with Sarah-Jane of Handheld Art (www.handheldarts.co.uk)
  • Friday 10th June (10am – 5pm) Play in a Day  

Hosted at Face Front Studio & Stratford Circus Arts Centre 

WHAT THEY SAY

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‘You’ve taken my on a real journey today – I’ve just loved it!’

Rebecca Broken Silence member and emerging learning disabled artist June 11, 2017

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‘That was really interesting.’

Pete TEAM participant, emerging learning disabled actor June 11, 2017

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‘I enjoyed working with every single one of you. I really enjoyed the atmosphere of the group and I hope we continue to see each other.’

Martin Blink Wink Member June 11, 2017

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I’ve worked hard and learnt new skills from all of you, I’m so impressed.’

Mez Face Front Trustee June 11, 2017


Face Front Inclusive Theatre | Limited Company No. 05154096 | Registered Charity No. 1116506
Main Office & Studio: 52 Market Square, Edmonton Green, London N9 0TZ - Telephone: 020 8350 3461

Email Face Front: info@facefront.org  

PATRONS - Matt Fraser & Josette Bushell-Mingo