Acting Drama and Cinema workshops in London !

What is Act’in Theatre ?

Act’in Theatre created by Candice Desmet, offers drama and cinema workshops for everyone in London.

The purpose is to offer you a freed space whatever your age, your career and your theatrical and cinematographic experience. Act’in allows you to work on your physical expressions, feelings and your ease on stage in a relaxed environment.

Letting you practice different exercices with the support of a friendly and instructive atmosphere.

Techniques you will learn during these workshops will not only develop your acting ability, but can here benefits beyond the stage and screen: helping you with the confidence in Public speaking, with physical communication and body language and simply with getting away from the daily worries and routines.
Come and, for two hours, give yourself the time to focus on your self expression and development.

Sanitary rules at Act’in Theatre:

(updated: December 2, 2020)

    • If you have viral symptoms, don’t come to the studio & stay home.
    • 6 students max per workshop.
    • Use the antibacterial gel provided upon arrival.
    • Groups of 2 will be formed and will remain identical during the course in order to limit interactions.
    • Keep a 2-meter distance between each other.
    • As soon as the 2 meters can no longer be respected during the games, wearing a face-mask is mandatory (face-masks are made available to you at the studio for free).
    • The Act’in Théâtre studio is disinfected between each workshop.

What's on?

What could be better than an IMPROZAC Time?

Every Wednesday (1 pm) and Sunday (3 pm), we invite you to visit our YouTube channel for a little improvisation sketch!

*Videos in French with English subtitles

If you would like to share your theme ideas with us, feel free to send them to us via #improzactime

Let’s go: Caucus!

Our workshops

Drama workshop

Entre Act’: drama workshop in English and French in London

A drama workshop can be a real freedom valve and Act’in Theatre commits to offer you the necessary means for your personal development. Entre Act’ drama workshop focuses on the relaxation, acceptance and centring on yourself.

Entre’act is doing 2 workshops regarding your language: English or French.

Improvisation workshop

The keywords: Expression and creativity!

We have all a point of madness which sleep on us. Stop to curb our imagination and our expression, let us accept our ideas, our creativity in expressing them on stage with other improvisers during the improvisation workshop!

Cinema workshop

Atelier Théâtre Act’in is doing 4 Cinema workshops : Writing, filmmaker, acting and editing, in order to make it accessible this amazing world combining creativity and technicality. Indeed, the purpose is to evolve, to learn and to develop their skills in a friendly and instructive atmosphere.

These Cinema workshops are dedicated to passionate people but also to people who wish to become seasoned professionals !

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Private Coaching

NEW! Candice Desmet provides sessions of individual private coaching

This private coaching is made to help you to break some barriers and work on your ease. During two hours, Candice offers you her professional techniques of theatre and in adapting at your need.

Act'in Team

Candice Desmet

Director of Act’in Theatre / Actress

Marion Le Bihan

Drama teacher

Guillaume Desqueyroux

Improvisation teacher

Justine Fortin

Filmmaker & communication officer

Gaelle Desmet

Props master and stage designer

Cindy Jacques


Act'in space: Old Paradise Yard