Adult Classes

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An introduction to Acting

This course consists of 10 acting classes and is designed to give participants a basic foundation in Acting skills. Suitable for all ages and levels of acting experience, it is ideal for those who would like gain an introduction to the craft of acting.

Includes:  

  • Characterisation
  • Improvisation
  • Vocal Work
  • Movement
  • Script work

Class: Monday evenings for 2 hours, 7pm – 9pm   – Next term starts Monday 9th January 2023

Duration: 10 weeks

Price: 220 Euro          

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Creating a Scene

In this exciting new course, under the guidance of our Tutor Charlie Hughes, students will learn how theatre is created. By a process of workshopping, experimenting and discovery students will devise a performance piece over 10 weeks that will be presented on the final evening. This course will interest people who have prior experience of writing and acting but also people who want to try it our for the first time.

Class: Wednesday evenings for 2 hours, 7pm – 9pm  Next term starts Wednesday 18th January 2023

Duration: 10 weeks

Price: 220 Euro          

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Acting for Screen

This programme consists of 10 acting classes and is designed for students who have a basic foundation in Acting. The course looks at the transition from Acting for stage to Acting for screen. Students will study, perform and review scenes. Making great use of our state of the art Cinema Room in West End House – students will receive a clip of their work as well as participating in a performed reading of our Screen Writing Class scripts at the end of term.

Includes:  

  • Character Study
  • Scene Study
  • Camera Technique
  • Stanislavski Technique

Class: Tuesday evenings. 2 hours, 7 – 9pm    New Term starts Tuesday 17th January 2023

Duration: 10 weeks

Price: 220 Euro           

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Writing for Screen

This course of 10 screenwriting classes looks at the basic principles for screenwriting.  Students will be introduced to the techniques required in developing a screenplay. There will also be an introduction to the technical aspects of filmmaking. The course culminates in readings of students work.

Includes:  

  • Text analysis
  • Script formatting
  • Plot structure and development
  • Understanding character
  • Dialogue
  • Pitching

Class:  Monday evenings. 2 hours. 7-9pm    New Term starts Monday 9th January 2023

Duration: 10 weeks

Price: 220 Euro  

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Scene Play

We are very excited to continue our new acting course on Thursday night’s this term called ‘Scene Play’. This is a more intensive class for students that want to take their skills to the next level. Ideally suited for students who have already done Acting for Screen,  Introduction to Acting or who have previous experience with performance. The course will introduce students to various acting techniques including Stanislavski and Meisner and delve a little deeper into scene work from both Stage and Screen.

Class: Thursday evenings. 7.00 – 9.00pm    Next Term starts Thursday 19th January 2023

Duration: 10 weeks

Price: 220 Euro

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One to One sessions

These sessions are custom designed to suit the needs of the individual participant. Students can develop their acting through personalized training methods, audition techniques and self-taping for the industry. Sessions will be available in person or online.

Price: 55 Euro       

Please contact us for bookings.


For all course enquiries email:  info@westendhouse.ie