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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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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