The Actors Centre

Opportunities

John Thaw Initiative

The Actors Centre is offering you a FREE platform to perform and get feedback on your work-in-progress shows!We want to curate the evenings around your needs and support you in daring to create your own work. This can be...

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Joseph Millson Bursary

Applications for the Joseph Millson Bursary are now CLOSED. Thank you to everyone that applied. The Joseph Millson Bursary is a fantastic opportunity for anyone aged 22 to 102, who has the desire to act but not yet had the means or capability to...

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Alan Bates Award

In Association with The StageApplications for the Alan Bates Award 2017 are CLOSEDGeorgia Frost from Bristol Old Vic Theatre School became 2017's winner of the Alan Bates Award in an award ceremony at the Actors Centre, kindly sponsored by N...

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Moving On Up

The event for graduating actors.Produced by the Actors Centre and proudly sponsored by Haggards Crowther.Moving On Up has now CLOSED for 2017, thank you to everyone who attended. Are you ready for the world of work?How prepared are you for your ...

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The Table Read Group

The Table Read Group was set up by Actors Centre Members for Actors Centre Members, so that you might come together to read works from playwrights old and new. Come and explore character once a month and create a sense of community among all act...

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Off the Record

Off the Record is a series of talks with high profile actors and other industry professionals, hosted by Paul Clayton, Chair of the Actors Centre Board of Directors. Actors, directors, casting directors and producers will be giving interesting and...

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Actors Screen Collective

In October 2009, a group of Actors, prompted by a love of films and the desire to achieve the highest calibre of screen acting, decided to create a company of professionals, determined to develop both their artistic and technical abilities for screen...

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Actors Rechoired

Actors Rechoired are supported by the Actors Centre, and rehearse in the building on Friday evenings. They sing an eclectic range of music from jazz, swing and folk to chart topping pop! It’s a very relaxed and friendly atmosphere with the...

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Green Room Programme

The Green Room has its own programme of events. It is an ideal space for a performances such as storytelling, cabaret and solo work. We are keen for actors and other artists to use this space at no cost to develop their work and provide opportun...

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The Writers Group

The Actors Centre supports the Writers Group in a variety of ways including opportunities to undertake an annual play reading, involvement in the monthly green room programme and input into the film courses along with the potential to create short &l...

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The Mono Box

The Mono Box is a collaborative, not for profit project with a big impact. The Mono Box responds to what actors and directors need and want by providing affordable access to a unique collection of 750 plays all donated by industry professionals, incl...

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The Poetry Group

Performing poetry is the perfect way to develop your craft as an actor, improve your sight reading skills and engage with language in its most brilliant and varied forms - extending the range of your voice as well as your imagination. The Poetry Grou...

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