Screen acting short course students taking part in an on-camera exercise with scene partners


Acting for Camera – Beginner level

Key Information
  • Suitable for

    Beginners, age 18+

  • Dates


  • Tuition


  • Location

    Downside Road, Bristol

Express Interest


The intensive, three-day Acting for Camera short course has been designed as a practical introduction to the craft of screen acting. Whether you act as a hobby or are considering full-time conservatoire training, the programme will support you in your development as a performer. Over the three days, you will learn skills and techniques to produce believable work in front of a camera.

Bristol Old Vic Theatre School offers a fun and nurturing environment in which to pursue your creative ambitions. The support and feedback available from your tutor will help you develop your natural talents and confidence in theatre acting.

Bookings will open the 1st September 2024

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β€’ Gain a practical understanding of skills and techniques required when acting for camera;

β€’ Enhance your understanding of performing in a film production environment;

β€’ Rehearse and perform texts to your peers;

β€’ Receive one-to-one support and feedback from the tutor.

Students relaxing outside of the School
The School is in a beautiful part of Bristol, overlooking a huge park called the Downs. We sometimes take advantage of our close proximity to the Downs during the summer term, practising fight and dance routines, or voice or singing classes! Dan Hall, BA Professional Acting student