Summer College

Summer College 2017

For 13 – 21 year olds.

HOW TO BOOK: Please e mail summercollege@stratfordeast.com to register your interest.

BLOCK 1: Registration and Booking Days: July 14th and 21st from 3pm-6pm at Theatre Royal Stratford East

BLOCK 2: Available to book now through our website or box office on 020 8534 0310

http://www.stratfordeast.com/whats-on/all-shows/frantic-assembly-intensive

 

BLOCK 1:. Monday 31st July – Tues 8 Aug: Masterclasses

Who is this for?

Ages 13-21 years. No experience necessary.

£5 per class

Every day there will be theatre masterclasses, working with professional actors and directors to inspire and guide you. Masterclasses will include acting, directing, lighting, sound, Spoken Word, audition technique, play-writing... and many more. Block 1 will give students a chance to perform their own ideas in a Scratch event in Gerry's studio theatre. 

Monday 31 July 11am-5pm

Green Club Meet and Greet

Free for ages 13-21

Come down meet the team and ask any questions about Summer College, and join our Green Room Club. The club is a place to hang out, meet new friends and future collaborators.

Mon 31 July 7-9pm

Audition Techniques

For ages 17-21

with Guildhall School of Music and Drama

A two hour workshop with Guildhall Tutors on how to audition for theatre,film and Drama School.

Mon 31 July 7-9pm

My Play, My Experience

For ages 18-22

with acclaimed writer and director Lynette Linton

How to start writing your play from your own stories.

Tues 1 Aug 11-4pm

How to Tell Your Story For Stage

For ages 16-21

With Award Winning Director, Actor and Writer Rikki Beadle-Blair MBE 

Spend the day with Rikki exploring how to create your own theatre work and make it happen.

Tues 1 Aug 7-9pm:

Audition Techniques

For ages 17-21

 with Guildhall School of Music and Drama

A two hour workshop with Guildhall Tutors on how to audition for theatre,film and Drama School.

Wed 2 Aug 11pm-4pm

Monologue Masterclass

For ages 13-16

With tutor Jan Sharkey-Dodds

How to perform a monologue with confidence.

Monologue Masterclass

For ages 17-21

with tutor Darnell Shakespeare

An intensive day mastering the monologue to get the most out of your performance.

Wed 2 Aug 6-8pm

Careers Surgery

For ages 16-21

Pop in to get advice on how you get work with Head of Young People's Work at TRSE, Jan Sharkey-Dodds.

Thurs 3 Aug 11-4pm

How to Be A Director

For ages 16-21

with acclaimed Actor and Director Anthony Ekundayo Lennon and a Q&A with our new Artistic Director Nadia Fall.

How to direct actors to perform your vision.

Thurs 3 Aug 11-1pm

Performance Poetry

For ages 13-16

with Award winning Poet & Radio Presenter Mr Gee.

You will learn effective techniques to create short, punchy pieces of performance poetry.

Thurs 3 Aug 2-4pm

Performance Poetry

For ages 17-21

with Award Winning Poet and Radio Presenter Mr Gee

You will learn effective techniques to create short, punchy pieces of performance poetry.

Thurs 3 Aug 7-9pm

Acting Through Song

For ages 17-21

with Associate Producer of Tim Rice’s Blondel and Jersey Boys UK and Ireland tour Production Coordinator Aaron Rogers.

Please bring a prepared song and sheet music to learn how to get the most out of your musical performance.

Fri 4 Aug 11-2pm

Complicite Masterclass

For ages 13-21

with Complicite Actor and Director Martins Imhangbe 

Explore new ways of working and creating with award winning company Complicite.

Fri 4 Aug 2-4pm

PLAYing into ACTing

For ages 16-21

with tutor Pooja Sitpura. Facilitator, Actor, Activist

A masterclass for those that like to play, are willing to take creative risks and want to develop their team acting and performance skills.

Mon 7 Aug 11-4pm

So You Want To Be an Actor?

For ages 16-21

with award winning actress Suzann McLean 

An practical  workshop  giving a real insight into the acting industry.

Mon 7 Aug 11-4pm

Introducing Light and Sound

For ages 13-22

Learn how to tech your show and get the most out of sound and lights.

Tues 8 Aug 7-9pm

SCRATCH NIGHT PERFORMANCE

This is your chance to shine.  Perform your new work & share your ideas to a live studio audience in Gerry’s. Professionals from the theatre world will be there to see the next generation of performers, writers and people with extraordinary ideas.

 

BLOCK 2: Wed 9 Aug – Sat 19 Aug. Frantic Assembly Intensive

Who is this for?

Ages 15-21 years. Those interested in devising and performing. No experience necessary.

£40 for 9 Day Intensive

We're excited to be partnering with Frantic Assembly and V&A this Summer to create a unique performance piece with 25 young people which will be performed at Theatre Royal Stratford East and V&A's spectacular new Sackler Courtyard!

Don't miss out on your chance to work with award winning company Frantic Assembly and take your performance skills to the next level. Experiment, devise and perform a live theatre show, inspired by the history of the V&A, in an unusual space in London.

Rehearsals & Performances

Wed 09 Aug - Fri 11 Aug: 10:00am-5:30pm, Theatre Royal Stratford East

Mon 14 Aug - Fri 18 Aug: 10:00am-5:30pm, Theatre Royal Stratford East

Performance: Fri 18 Aug at Theatre Royal Stratford East

Performance: Sat 19 Aug at  The V&A London

Please note participants must be available for the duration of the intensive.The workshops will be active, come prepared to work hard and wear comfortable and loose clothing you can move in.

 

 

 

Photograph by Jasmin Cheung

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