ACTING

Wild Child offers five tiers of acting training:

SUB-JUNIOR (Ages 7 - 10)
JUNIOR (Ages 10 - 12)
INTERMEDIATE (Ages 13 - 16)
SENIOR (Ages 17+)

BELOW IS AN OUTLINE OF EACH ACTING LEVEL:

 





SUB-JUNIOR LEVEL - AGES 7 - 10



AIMS:

- To develop acting skills for screen and stage
- To develop communication and presentation skills
- To build confidence



STAGE-ACTING CONTENT:

- Physical and vocal warm-ups
- Drama games and exercises
- Stagecraft
- Script analysis and performance
- Improvisation
- Non-verbal communication
- Comedy techniques
- Audition Preparation
- Dialects - Standard American and Educated English



SCREEN-ACTING CONTENT:

- Basics of screen performance
- Recording of students performing in a variety of camera shots from film, TV and TV commercial scripts
- Recording of students performing various screen-acting exercises
- Audition / Screen-test guidelines and recording
- Playback and analysis of all recorded material




JUNIOR LEVEL - AGES 10 - 12



AIMS:

- To develop acting skills for screen and stage
- To develop communication and presentation skills
- To build confidence



STAGE-ACTING CONTENT:

- Physical and vocal warm-ups
- Drama games and exercises
- Stagecraft
- Script analysis and performance
- Improvisation
- Non-verbal communication
- Comedy techniques
- Audition Preparation
- Dialects - Standard American and Educated English



SCREEN-ACTING CONTENT:

- Basics of screen performance
- Recording of students performing in a variety of camera shots from film, TV and TV commercial scripts
- Recording of students performing various screen-acting exercises
- Audition / Screen-test guidelines and recording
- Playback and analysis of all recorded material



 

INTERMEDIATE LEVEL - AGES 13 - 16



AIMS:

- To develop acting skills for screen and stage
- To develop communication and presentation skills
- To build confidence



STAGE-ACTING CONTENT:

- Voice Exercises
- Acting games and exercises
- Stagecraft
- Script analysis and performance
- Motivational techniques
- Improvisation
- Non-verbal communication
- Comedy techniques
- Audition Preparation
- Dialects - American, British and European



SCREEN-ACTING CONTENT:

- Screen-Acting Techniques
- Recording of students performing in a variety of camera shots from film, TV and TV commercial scripts
- Recording of students performing various screen-acting exercises
- Audition / Screen-test guidelines and recording
- Playback and analysis of all recorded material




SENIOR LEVEL - AGES 17+



AIMS:

- To develop acting skills for screen and stage
- To develop communication and presentation skills
- To build confidence



STAGE-ACTING CONTENT:

- Voice Exercises
- Acting games and exercises
- Stagecraft
- Script analysis and performance
- Motivational techniques
- Improvisation
- Non-verbal communication
- Comedy techniques
- Audition Preparation
- Dialects - American, British and European



SCREEN-ACTING CONTENT:

- Screen-acting Techniques
- Recording of students performing in a variety of camera shots from film, TV and TV commercial scripts
- Recording of students performing various screen-acting exercises
- Audition / Screen-test guidelines and recording
- Playback and analysis of all recorded material