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BOLD Wednesdays offer PAY WHAT YOU CAN ongoing actor training for professional theatre makers. You can hone or gain new skills in a playful, joyful and inclusive atmosphere, which also creates an opportunity to meet and connect with other theatre makers.
All tickets are Pay What You Can, we suggest £5 per session as a guide but please take a free one if you need it. Places are bookable here: https://www.ticketsource.co.uk/boldtheatre/e-ojvdvg
Weds 12th Skipping into the New Year with Sarah Davey-Hull 6.30-8.30pm
Jumping rope can teach us many things about impulse, effort, relaxation, readiness, flow, ensemble…an opportunity to explore our actor relationship with self and others. For those who have jumped rope regularly or never before. Please wear trainers.
Weds 19th Molière with Marianne Badrichani 6.30-8.30pm
On the occasion of the 400th anniversary of Molière’s birth, we will explore and play with the great variety of registers he used in his plays, from the farcical to the philosophical.
Weds 26th Exploring Michael Chekhov with Phoebe Naughton 6.30-8.30pm
We will explore different techniques and exercises starting with the work of Michael Chekhov as a base to find key ways into making theatre from scenarios to characters – from naturalism to the grotesque and back again.
Weds 2nd Wilderness & Animality with Max Keeble 6.30-9pm PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A LONGER WORKSHOP
We’ll look at how you can tap into your full range of expression, work in an honest way and act with dynamism. Using a combination of animal studies and the principles of rewilding let’s explore some of the acting paths less trodden and see what we can find.
Weds 9th TBC
Weds 16th Devised film workshop with Myles Horgan 6-9pm PLEASE NOTE THIS IS A 3HR WORKSHOP earlier start later finish £7.50
We will look at emotional accessing through imaginary physical sensation. Creating Atmosphere (Chekhov). You will come away with a clear start to beginning to write your own monologue for showreel use. Also, we will shoot and play back the film on phones for your own reflection and possible further development.
BOLD Playwrights is an exciting playwright & play development programme that offers playwrights the rare opportunity to have a first draft developed from page to stage through an industry invited reading. Our inaugural playwrights are: Leila Nashef and her play Anchoress, Jaisal Marmion and his play West Country Oriental Gentleman and Aaron Kilercioglu and his play The E.U. Killed My Dad. We will be staging their readings in March 2022