As a leading Acting School in London, City Academy offers the opportunity to study acting at a variety of levels, enjoy a challenge and gain new skills. All our acting courses are evening, weekend or part-time and are designed to fit around your working life.
The advantages of gaining the techniques and tools of the actor are well documented. Transferable skills of confidence, use of the voice and body language, can be of incredible benefit to both your work and social life.
If you’re new to acting, take a look at our Beginners Courses, a great way to make a start in a fun, supportive atmosphere before moving on to Improvers and Advanced levels.
Opportunities for our adult students include: Screen Acting Courses, Voice Training, Theatre Companies, Drama School Courses and specific courses and workshops such as Improvisation, Method Acting and Meisner Technique.
Sample our beginners acting course in this one hour session.
A practical introduction to acting in a fun and supportive atmosphere.
Consolidating skills and introducing new techniques.
Techniques to prepare a rehearsed and directed performance.
Build confidence and technique for acting without a script.
An intensive Acting course designed to give an experience of a Drama School
Get a flavour for our Comedy Acting course with this Taster class.
A chance to explore playful, colourful, & comical characters.
Enjoy the demands and benefits of intensive performing arts training.
Learn to portray Shakespeare's most memorable & vivid characters.
Gain acting skills, rehearse with a director and perform.
Learn the skills & techniques required to confidently act for the camera.
Emotionally engage with character & learn to deliver authentic performances
Explore Method Acting by breaking scripts into objectives.
An intro to Stanford Meisner's revolutionary approach to character & text.
A chance to participate in theatre productions with weekly rehearsals.
Develop your own style of storytelling and narrative techniques.
Learn how analysis of text and movement can inform characterisation.
Widen your acting talents by exploring traditional Italian mask work.
A free session to help you choose which of our Theatre Companies suits you.
An introduction to unarmed and knife techniques for theatre and film.