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.

Our workshops: 

Come and, for two hours, give yourself the time to focus on your self expression and development!

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What's on?

THE COST _ Enter Act'#5, our next show!

  • Tuesday 30th of November 2021, 7:30-10 PM.

FINALLY! This is the feeling we had when we heard we were back on stage! After four show cancellations due to health conditions…
we are back!  🙂

THE COST _ Entre Act’#5 is on 30 Nov. at The Horse & Stables (SE1 7RW)

We look forward to seeing you at this first show of the year!

Don’t hesitate to follow our show calendar on our SHOWS page!


New drama course for children!

  • Les P’tits Act’, our new workshop! 

Act’in Theatre and FBTC join forces to offer your children a moment of expression, creativity and 100% fun with our French drama classes!

The first term will start on Saturday 8 January 2022 and end on Saturday 26 March 2022.

Do not hesitate to contact us via if you have any questions!

See you soon 😉

Enrolment opens for the second term, DARE!

  • Second term: 10/01/2022 to 08/04/2022.

Don’t miss the opportunity to join us: theatre and improvisation for all levels, in French or in English, in the heart of London!

The second term will start on Monday 10 January 2022 and end on Friday 08 April 2022.

Don’t hesitate to contact us via if you have any questions!

See you soon 😉

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Our next shows!

  • We give you our diary!

After a year and a half with 4 show cancellations, our troupes are not letting themselves be defeated and are waiting for you!

We will slowly resume rehearsals at the end of September to concoct a hell of a schedule for you!

So we’ll see you on this page to reveal all our dates!

See you soon 😉

Discover our last blog

#12 What is a caucus?

When you attend an improvisation show, you will notice the players huddling together before performing.

You should know that this time of consultation is called the caucus. It lasts 20 seconds.

What can they say to each other in 20 seconds?

Answer in our video!

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

How to control your communication?

Communication is an extremely vast subject. We communicate through words, phrases, our intonations, our tone of voice, our energy, our emotions, our facial expression and our body. So much so that there is work to be done to master our communication! Let’s get started! 1) Intention? Before you can manage your communication. You need to…

How can you control your emotions?

When we are in a situation, we react according to our emotions and sometimes the result is not very glorious? So how do you regain control? Explanation! Define and identify your emotion: To control your emotion, you have to know how to define and identify it!To define it, I invite you to read the article…

What is an emotion?

Every day we go through different emotions, do we really know how to define them and listen to them? Do you ever wonder, what is my emotion right now?No ?Well then, a little tutoring! What is an emotion? When we talk about emotion we often hear the word “feeling”. It is important to know that…

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

Guillaume Desqueyroux

Improvisation teacher

Gaelle Desmet

Props master and stage designer

Cindy Jacques


Act'in space: Old Paradise Yard