Developing Self Confidence
Published: January 30th, 2020 by theatretrain

Developing Self Confidence

Some people are lucky enough to have total self-belief. They are rare individuals and in 50 years of teaching acting in performing arts schools I have met a few who combined it with real talent. Most of us aren’t like that. Most of us start confidently as a child but reach a stage where we […]

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Theatretrain Exeter in Finals of the Exeter Living Awards
Published: January 24th, 2020 by theatretrain

Theatretrain Exeter in Finals of the Exeter Living Awards

We are thrilled to announce that Theatretrain Exeter has made it through to the finals of the Exeter Living Awards 2020. We are in the Education category and up against some tough opposition but what an honour to be selected as finalists. Fantastic recognition for all the great work that we are doing in Exeter. […]

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Importance of Friendship
Published: January 23rd, 2020 by theatretrain

Importance of Friendship

As we go through life friends can be so important to us. Finding out who is truly a friend and who isn’t might be said to be a vital life skill. Where better to start finding friends than in a theatre school? If you dance, act and sing together the chances are that you will […]

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Dare To Be Different
Published: January 16th, 2020 by theatretrain

Dare To Be Different

Kevin Dowsett Artistic Director of Theatretrain writes: We have a saying in Theatretrain – dare to be different. What does that have to do with dance, act, sing? You might imagine that performing arts training is all about doing things exactly together like singing a song as a choir or performing a dance routine. Well […]

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Theatretrain Builds Confidence
Published: January 9th, 2020 by theatretrain

Theatretrain Builds Confidence

Kevin Dowsett Artistic Director of Theatretrain writes Many parents know the value of being confident in public. There are moments in all our lives where the ability to speak up in front of others is important. This could be a job interview or making a speech at a wedding. Being able to express yourself and […]

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