Intermediate Acting & Performance Course

(Level One)

Do you have experience in acting and want to take things a little more seriously? Are looking to act at professional standard one day or just add more focus to your training? Acting Out's Intermediate Acting Course focuses on training and performing.


Intermediate Acting Classes Edinburgh

Work with leading directors and acting coaches such as John Mitchell (former associate director of the Traverse Theatre) Clare Cairns (Founder and Director of Acting Out) and Marion Geoffray (Acting Out’s Ensemble and Film & TV Director). 

The Intermediate Acting & Performance Level One is for students with experience such as our Beginners Drama Course and/or performing experience beyond school.  You do not need to audition to apply.

Focus on methods from highly regarded experts such as Stanislavski, Chekhov & Uta Hagen etc. You will also be casted and directed in an end of term public performance.

A quick video from some of our Acting Out Drama School students explaining their own experiences, pathways and progressions from Beginner to Professional Actors / Directors and everything in between! Be inspired and feel good about enrolling!

Terms vary depending on the expert coach, the director, the class and the objective set for each term. In the past students have covered Stanislavski, Michael Chekhov, Adler, Hagen, Strasberg, Meisner, Mamet and many different Theatre Art Forms. 

We run two performing terms a year, as well as a shorter, improvisation training term 

You get more than just an Acting Course with Acting Out Drama School

Your Tuition Fee Includes:

-Certified Course with Education Scotland (CPD PLFind)

-  Excellent Tuition and training from professional directors and coaches

- Many Hours of Training and Performing in Class & The Theatre  

- A Performance in the Theatre

- Extra Rehearsals Outside of Class Time

- Feedback on your Acting by your expert Acting Coach

-  Pathways and Guidance to progressing towards Advanced & Professional Training

- Homework and Extra Materials outside of class time

 - Casting Opportunities 

- NUS Student Card (payable to NUS)- 

- Payment Plans for Early Bookings

(averaging at around only £8 per hour)

Acting Our Drama School, Intermediate Acting



Dates: Wednesday 29th January - Show on Friday 26th June 2020 (running every Wednesday)

Times: 8pm - 9:30pm

Location: Murrayfield Parish Church, 2B Ormidale Terrace, EH12 6EQ


Payment Plans Available at Checkout for early bookings

Additional Information

Extra Rehearsals are on Wednesday 18th June 2020 (Augustine United Church, George IV Bridge, Edinburgh, EH1 1EL and Wednesday 24th June 6:30pm - 9:30pm (normal location)

Show is on Friday 26th June (actors in from approx. 5pm - 11pm)

Acting Out Drama School has been immensely useful for me, arming me with experience ranging from character expression to improv skills. I wouldn’t be pursuing a career in the industry were it not for Clare and the Acting Out team.
— Andy (Intermediate Acting)