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Preparation: Prepare any Shakespeare monologue in your own accent around 2-3 minutes long and bring your script.
To book your place in these workshops, please email your CV to email@example.com. Please state the workshop you wish to attend. Workshop spaces are limited and will be offered on a first come, first served basis, and a waiting list will be kept if there are more applicants than spaces.
Eligibility Criteria: these workshops are for professional actors, including acting graduates based in Northern Ireland. Your CV should include at least two professional credits or details of formal actor training.
About Michael: Michael is a freelance Director, Vocal Coach, Acting Practitioner and Writer currently teaching at Rose Bruford College of the Arts across a number of disciplines.
Other roles include Senior Associate Practitioner with the Voice and Text department at the Royal Shakespeare Company and Senior Associate Education Practitioner with the Education Department.
He is a regular on the UK Drama School circuit most recently delivering workshops at the Brit School as well as independent UK drama training projects such as the Lyric Theatre Belfast and the ‘A’ Project Newcastle.
He is a Consultant, Selector, Adjudicator and Trainer with various UK institutions including The National Student Drama Festival, The National Youth Theatre, National Opera and Drama Association, National Association of Youth Theatres.
Internationally he is a co-founder of the International Shakespeare Studio in Paris. Recently directing Pericles at the Theatre Du Soleil.
His own Garden Shakespeare Theatre Company in Kent sets to perform this Summer 2021 with As you like it and Twelfth Night and As You Like It.
Michael runs bespoke voice workshops and classes for all from his own studio- The Colour Voice Studio in Kent and residential courses for his pioneering Elemental Shakespeare workshops.
He is a global corporate trainer. Clients have included: Mastercard, J.P. Morgan, TATA, Bloomberg, Ascendas, Shell, and a number of U.K. legal institutions.
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