Acting for Camera 2: Practical Skills


On this 8 week course, students learn technical requirements of screen acting such as framing, film vocals and timing. Learn script analysis skills whilst working on a film scene and monologue. This course is suitable for students who have completed Acting for Camera 1.

Upcoming dates


Term 2: 1st Feb – 22nd Mar (Fully booked)

Term 3: 26th Apr – 14th Jun

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Acting for Camera 2: Practical Skills

Advanced screen-acting training in Dublin City Centre

Students will have already completed Acting for Camera 1 and will be introduced to the technical requirements of film as well as the basic analytical skills used to explore script. By working intensely on a film scene, and monologue students will develop an understanding for the following:

Participants of Acting for Camera 2 can expect to learn:

  • Assessing your work productively.
  • Breaking a scenes down into beats based on character want and need.
  • Subtext: what it is and how to it’s communicated through behaviour.
  • Scene shaping through rehearsals.
  • Shots: what they are, the different sizes, and how to adjust the performance according to the size of the shot.
  • The crucial importance of the reaction shot.
  • Framing: what it is and how it relates to performance.
  • Private preparation: what to do and what to avoid.
  • Adjusting the performance for camera.
  • Vocal requirements for film.
  • Basic audition techniques.

Upcoming Courses

Term 3: Fridays 26th Apr – 14th Jun

Summer: Thursdays 11th July – 29th Aug

Times: 7-10pm

Age: 18+

Additional information


11th July – 29th Aug, Fridays Apr 26th – 14th Jun