Looking to really delve into Acting?

Our Summer Acting Weeks are intense, fun and creative. Covering everything you need to start out, re-cap, improve and develop your skills

A brief overview of the Summer Acting Week Course by Acting Out Drama School Director, Clare Cairns

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!

Five Days of Acting exploring:

- Acting for Theatre

- Acting for Film & TV

- Audition Technique

- Script Analysis

- The Stanislavski System  

- Other Practitioners

For example in previous years we have also explored Uta Hagen, Michael Chekhov, Meisner, Cicely Berry etc.



Summer Acting for Adults

Train with Experts

Meet and work with award winning Directors and Acting Experts exploring a variety of different acting methods, theories and practitioners. Practice your skills and learn how to work with scripts, audition scenes and characters. Experience the difference between theatre and film acting including working with different directors on stage or onset. 


Take Home a Video of Your Work

As you develop your skills and confidence in front others, learn to play with the camera and understand what directors want on set. Gain Individual feedback from the group and the coach together with video analysis of your own work. Your Director and Acting Coach will also give you a short scene or clip of your work at the end of the week to use towards your showreels or just to remember what an amazing week you had.

summer Acting Week


Dates: Monday 20th July - Friday 24th July 2020

10am - 2pm

Augustine United Church, 41 George IV Bridge, Edinburgh EH1 1EL