Acting Courses


THE APPLIED ART OF ACTING This is the renowned 3 month, full-time course that runs from September to November each year. Professional, intensive, immersive, single-technique actor training. A practical and transformational course for real-world actors. Auditions open to all actors of all levels of experience. Maximum of 16 actors accepted each year. Email: for enquiries. Ph. 087 759 6715. (See the drop-down box on the homepage of this site for details of this 3 month full-time intensive).

THE ACTORS WEDNESDAY WORKSHOP   20 students only. The Wednesday Workshop runs for 3 hours each Wednesday evening. The course is run over three ten-week terms, as per a normal academic year. However, actors are only asked to commit to 1 term at a time as many are professionals who could be called away to a gig. That said, total commitment to the term is demanded and actors are required to be at each class of the term to which they have commited.

The Wednesday Workshop is designed for professionals, aspiring professionals with a degree of previous training and commited amateurs. The techniques taught are advanced and cutting edge.

Fee: 220 Euro per 10 week term.


THE ACTORS FRIDAY STUDIO      16 Students only. Every Friday night in Dublin. 6pm-9pm. Fee is 250 Euro per 10 week term. This is a studio-style workshop specifically for highly advanced actors. It will be populated mostly by graduates of The Applied Art of Acting and actors of extensive experience or previous training at other schools. This studio-style class assumes an in-depth knowledge of historical, technical approaches to acting and is scene and performance intensive. For advanced actors to keep the knife sharp. 16 places.IMG_0283

THE EASTER INTENSIVE The Easter Intensive runs in the Easter Week of each year. Topics for the Easter Intensive change from year to year. Fee: 150 Euro. Now taking bookings.

SUMMER TEEN  INTENSIVE The Summer Teen Intensive is designed for aspiring actors aged 15-19. This course covers as range of advanced acting techniques that will move the young actor away from the expectations of the “Stage School” and into the realm of professionalism. The course deals with scene work and preparation of monologues for auditioning for major Institutes and Acting Schools. This is a one-week fulltime course run during the summer months. Monday to Friday 10am-4pm. Fee – 150 Euro. 16 places only. For this year’s dates, contact David on Email:

SUMMER ADULT INTENSIVE The Summer Adult Intensive is an advanced scene-work course in which actors are offered the opportunity to match their skills and current technique against some of the newest and most incisive acting techniques available. This is a challenging and intensive week of analysis of the fabric of each individual actor’s technical process and is often an eye-opening week’s study. The Adult Summer Intensive runs for one week full-time during the summer months. Monday to Friday 10am-4pm. Fee 150 Euro. For this year’s dates, contact David on Email:


PRIVATE TUITION David provides private tuition to students on a one to one basis. These are especially popular for students applying for major acting schools or institutes who wish to perfect monologues and speeches. Also actors who have an important audition approaching can benefit from a one-to-one session. Actors wishing to work on a certain scene or monologue to add to a showreel also avail of this service. David shoots the work at the end of the session on a DSLR camera and students can take the video of the work with them to send to casting directors or to add to their current showreel. Fees for one-to-one sessions vary depending on the nature of the work required.

For Further enquiries and exact dates of courses for the current year Email: or call Mobile: 087 759 6715


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