Learn about the dramatic form of Melodrama and how to act in style and with large emotions and gestures.
Build engaging characters through role play and improvisation using voice, body and dialogue.
In this episode we explore Stanislavski's fundamental questions and given circumstances.
In this episode we learn about the magic 'if' and muscle and emotional memory.
Let Jane quiz you on what you have learnt throughout the Characterisation series - becasue a quiz is way more fun than a test!
Stock characters are an integral part of melodrama. In the third video of the characterisation series, Jane Simmons introduces you to stock characters and delivers you a script to work with at home.
In this episode we will learn about observation skills as actors. We then explore status and how to use movement to play high and low status characters.
If you have an injury or a medical condition please follow the advice of your health professional. It is suggested you view the exercises beforehand and adjust according to your limitations.
Please stay safe, listen carefully to all the instructions.
If you study dance please think about your knowledge of safe dance practice as you execute the instructions.