Act Up

Are you aged 14-19 and interested in becoming an actor for film, TV & theatre? Then ACT UP is for you.

When: Wednesdays, 6 - 8pm from Wed 21 Feb – Wed 27 Mar 2024. Every 2 sessions will be led by a different professional.

Where: Hackney Empire

How much: Free for 14 - 19 year olds

ACT UP is a free six-week drama and acting development programme. Across the six weeks you will have the chance to work with various industry professionals, directors and theatre makers to develop and cultivate your craft and skill as a performer. Exploring improv, devising, textual analysis, character development and more, you will have the chance to work on your practical skill as an actor.

You might want to gain some preparation ahead of your exams, for our ADP (Artist Development Programme), or for other opportunities like Drama School. You might want to build your confidence, or just meet other creative individuals like yourself. Whatever the case, you don’t want to miss out on this experience!