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MA/MFA Actor Training and Coaching

Royal Central School of Speech & Drama Graduate School

Full time & Part time October MA, Other 1 year full-time, 2 years part-time, 2 year MFA

About the course

Together with the MA/MFA Voice Studies and the MA/MFA Movement: Directing and Teaching courses, Actor Training and Coaching is one of Central’s postgraduate degrees that exposes you to high-level training practice.

The course does not train actors, but develops a practical understanding of what it is to act, enabling you to work as an actor trainer, coach, theatre practitioner and a director of actors.

  • Create approaches through research and practice in training methodologies and through specialist teaching
  • Learn pedagogical tools for coaching and teaching actors
  • Benefit from wide-reaching placement opportunities.

Course Detail

During Terms One to Three, you may expect to encounter work associated with, for example, Stanislavski, Chekhov, Meyerhold, Bogart, Lecoq, Grotowski and Meisner, and

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Entry Requirements

You will normally have a degree or an equivalent qualification in a subject that includes an element of theatre or performance practice; or have a degree and can provide evidence of previous training and experience with performance disciplines; or have a strong acting or actor training background and at least two years’ professional experience in the acting industry. An offer will normally only be made after audition and interview.

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Student Profile(s)

Aiden Condron, Graduated 2014, has been a Teaching Fellow at Guildford School of Acting, and is Senior Lecturer on the BA (Hons) Acting at University of Falmouth.

The course played a vital role in expanding my knowledge. In facilitating an examination of my own practice and giving me an understanding of current issues, informing teaching and learning in vocational training and Higher Education, my time at Central played a significant role in opening up opportunities and preparing me for a viable future in the field.

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