A Phone-Free Zone
Published: February 27th, 2020 by theatretrain

A Phone-Free Zone

We live in fast-moving times. World events are thrown up before us and we are constantly bombarded by people wanting things from us, selling us things, needing our time. It’s in-your-face and competing for your attention whether you want it or not. Attending our weekend drama school for 3 hours a week is an escape […]

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Commitment
Published: February 20th, 2020 by theatretrain

Commitment

So, you attend theatre classes, become part of a team and start to work on a show. At this point we always ask our pupils to commit to the project and see it through to the end. It’s great fun finding out what you do and how to create theatrical magic in our performing arts […]

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Being A Leader
Published: February 13th, 2020 by theatretrain

Being A Leader

At our performing arts school we believe a lot in leaders. People who step up, do what they do with confidence and lead the way. In dance isn’t there always that person in the front line who is giving the actions a bit more flair, who knows the steps earlier and always gets them right?  […]

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The Performing Space
Published: February 6th, 2020 by theatretrain

The Performing Space

At our theatre schools we mark out our performing spaces each week in acting, dancing and singing classes?  Why? For many years I taught at many theatre schools and drama schools training professional actors and none of them seemed to teach the importance of the space that the performer works in. For us in Theatretrain […]

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Annual Video Competition
Published: February 1st, 2020 by theatretrain

Annual Video Competition

Every year Theatretrain runs a video competition for its centres to get involved with, to provide an opportunity for our students to express their creativity and skills surrounding a particular theme. This year the title was a Brave New World Comedy or Tragedy. We received some incredibly inspiring pieces of work from many of our […]

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