The Actors Centre

Drama School Audition Technique


In this unique and exclusive opportunity, the Actors Centre and The Dorset School of Acting are joining forces to bring a week long intensive course for those wanting to audition for Drama School. The Dorset School of Acting’s 1yr diploma in Acting & Musical Theatre has one of the highest graduate success rates in the country in getting students into recognised Drama Schools inc. RADA,LAMDA, RCSSD, RBC, BOVTS, E15, ALRA, GSA, RCS, LIPA, Italia Conti, Arts Ed and BSA. On this course you will develop the skills needed to succeed in Drama School auditions and be coached using DSA’s unique approach to truthful acting The Process.

Elements of the course include:

• Understanding the requirements of Drama School auditions
• Understanding how to approach both contemporary and Shakespearean monologues
• Acting coaching for speeches
• Success coaching
• Exploration into the other elements of auditions including improvisation and physicalisation
• Understanding how to audition and discover the importance of the interview
• Practicing with a mock audition in front of an audition panel

Participants will be given a choice of contemporary and Shakespearean monologues on application. Ideally these speeches should be completely memorised prior to the course.


Upcoming course dates:

August 5, 6, 7, 8, 9 

Cost: £400

View the Course Pack here as a word document or PDF

Book a Place



For more information on The Dorset School of Acting click here:


Completion of this course is not a guarantee of eligibility for Actors Centre membership. Please wear suitable clothing for movement. By purchasing a space on our Drama School Audition Technique course you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. This workshop is for those aged 16 and above.