Laurence Mitchell trained at Drama Centre London and has been working as an actor for over 16 years. Theatre work includes the National Theatre, Young Vic, Old Vic, Almeida, RSC, Soho Theatre, Lyric Hammersmith and Manchester Royal Exchange among others. He has taught at Central, Drama Centre, ALRA, Central St Martin’s and is a visiting tutor at the Copenhagen International School for the Performing Arts.
Michael Gilroy trained at The Drama Centre and has worked extensively as an actor for over 22 years. He now works as a writer and director, his first film ‘Dance For Eternity’ was purchased by Channel 4 and his 2 films to date have collectively won 11 awards and received 24 official selections at film festivals worldwide
Frances Parkes has worked extensively in film, TV and radio. She lectures at the University of London and continues to coach actors here and in California in vocal development and dialects. She has been working with vocal techniques first outlined by Grotowski for the last 10 years and his insights influence all of her work.
Sarah Perry is an actor, movement coach, director and tutor working in a multitude of industries. She spent three months researching and movement coaching on Jupiter Ascending directed by The Wachowskis, and coached one of the lead actors in Guardians of the Galaxy. She has coached many actors and performers in film, TV and live performance. Sarah is a visiting lecturer and workshop leader at numerous UK Universities and educational institutions, including Norwich University of the Arts, University of West London, University of Hertfordshire, University of Kent, Ravensbourne and Met Film School. Sarah is a Yoga Therapist, and teaches Movement for Actors and Acting & Character Movement for Animators. Sarah has worked with the animators working on Harry Potter, Chronicles of Narnia - Voyage of the Dawn Treader, John Carter, World War Z and Guardians of the Galaxy.
Completion of this Get Into Acting course is not a guarantee of eligibility for Actors Centre membership. Please wear suitable clothing for movement. By purchasing a space on our Get Into Acting course you are agreeing to our Terms and Conditions. This workshop is for those aged 16 and above.