The ATC Masterclass Programme supports
the training of mid-career professional actors in New Zealand by
providing challenging, exciting workshop experiences to inform,
engage and inspire the profession.
Masterclass directors have included Stuart Devenie, Colin McColl,
Cameron Rhodes, John Bolton and Tim Carroll (Shakespeare's
"Every week new and interesting ideas were discussed and
- 'Falling through the Floor' - Masterclass participant
The 2013 programme kicks off in May. Watch this space for other
classes and opportunities throughout the year.
ADVANCED SINGING for ACTORS
A one-off workshop for experienced actors/singers to stretch
their skills, get creative and explore the score of Chicago with
guest Musical Director
Jason Te Mete.
Saturday 4 May
10am - 4pm
"The workshop met all my expectations. Jason had a wonderful
relaxed but focused approach and made us feel supported and
nurtured throughout". (participant - Advanced Singing for
VOICE AND CHARACTER
Strengthen your performance and motivate your voice, body and
imagination with this exciting eight week intensive. Working with
key scenes and characters from Howard Brenton's ANNE BOLEYN, this
course aims to stimulate and challenge the actor.
Working with guest director Margaret-Mary Hollins you will:
• explore and discover character
• develop physical presence using verbal and non-verbal
• combine script work and devised/ensemble movement
• develop creativity and improvisation
• strengthen vocal support and delivery
• build confidence
This course runs over eight sessions culminating in a short
presentation for friends and family.
Monday 13 May - Monday 8 July (excluding Queens Birthday, Monday
6:30pm - 9pm
REGISTRATIONS ARE NOW CLOSED