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: February 1, 2020)

According to government rules, the Act’in studio will reopen on March 8, 2021.

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Discover our last blog

We invite you every Saturday (1 p.m.), to learn more about drala / improvisation / cinema with a new blog article.

Check out this week’s blog article:

The different formats of an improvisation show.

Although Drama and improvisation have always mingled, it was in the 1970s that the different improvisation show formats were established.

One of the first improvs shows takes place in a hockey rink… So how do you go from rink to boards?

Explanation!

What could be better than an IMPROZAC Time?

Every Wednesday (1 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 !

Our most recent blog posts

Our advices and tips to improve your acting

The Different Formats of an Improvisation Show.

Although Drama and improvisation have always mingled, it was in the 1970s that the different improvisation show formats were established. One of the first improvs shows takes place in a hockey rink… So how do you go from rink to boards? Explanation! The improvisation match: This format comes straight from Montreal and was created by…

The differences between a drama and improvisation class.

Signing up for a drama or improvisation class is not trivial. The best choice will be the one that matches your personality and your goals! Can you answer this question: are you theatrical or improviser? Here are some explanations to help you: The “theatrical” profile: It is a person who seeks to : Control its…

The different types of improvisation

During an improv show, you will hear the words “compared” and “mixed” … What does this mean exactly? Explication! The different improvisation shows There are different types of improvisation show: The improvisation cabaret. The improvisation match. Short form Long form etc… The improvisation cabaret is a show that takes place with a team of improvisers…

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

Photographer

Act'in space: Old Paradise Yard