NORTH Actor Training

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NORTH Actor Training 2017

Are you interested in professional actor training?

Do you want to join Northern Stage’s exciting NORTH Company?

NORTH Actor Training will give you the chance to enhance your current skills, learn new ones and gain valuable insight into the world of professional theatre. Twice a year we will run 10-week courses in professional performance training for actors aged 20+ at the early stages of their careers.

In addition to the training, as a NORTH Company member you will receive free tickets to Northern Stage productions and access to masterclasses with creative teams and performers.

Autumn courses:

Exploring how to prepare and work with new and classical text
Tuesdays, 6-9pm

Approaches to play and spontaneity in the rehearsal room
Wednesday, 6-9pm

Using the body, breath and movement to create characters and tell stories
Thursdays, 6-9pm


£10 per 3-hour weekly session. Each course is 10 weeks in total and participants must be available for all 10 sessions. Subsidised places are available.

Each course is for a maximum of 15 participants, and you can apply for more than one course.

To apply:

We will be holding auditions at Northern Stage on Tuesday 12, 19 and 26 September from 6pm-8pm. To audition for NORTH Actor Training please complete the online application form by Mon 28 Aug.

If your application is successful you will be notified about your audition slot on Mon 4 Sep.  The audition will be chance to find out more about the NORTH Actor Training programme and meet the team leading it. At the audition you will be working in a group and you will asked to prepare a 2 minute contemporary speech.

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