Curve Young Musical Theatre Company present: Oklahoma!

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"Our 40-strong cast from Curve’s Young Musical Theatre Company take you on a journey of love and heartache, friendship and conflict through this timeless musical! The year is 1906 in the town of Claremore. There are open skies and endless possibilities, in the birth of a new era and a brand new state. Welcome to OKLAHOMA!"
Write Yourself In

Central School of Speech & Drama: Write Yourself In

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Write Yourself is a new project from the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama that encourages young people around the UK to get involved with writing for performance. The project offers schools, colleges and youth theatres in London, Leicester, Oldham and Stoke free writing workshops.
Breakin' Convention Recap Film

Breakin' Convention - International Hip Hop Festival

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On 23rd and 24th May, Breakin' Convention (the international festival of hip-hop dance theatre) came to Curve, Leicester for the first time. Breakin' Convention is an award-winning and critically acclaimed organisation that represents the origins and evolution of hip hop culture from around the world and around the corner.
Consequences by Strictly Arts

'Consequences', a Film by Strictly Arts

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As part of Strictly Arts, I've spent the last week shooting an anti-knife crime film in and around Birmingham. The project is funded by Derby City Council and the film will be released later this year.
Headshot Guide

Headshot Hunter's Guide to Headshots

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As an actor and agent, I know how essential it is to have a good headshot. When I started my search as a young aspiring actor to get my own headshots done, it was a big financial investment I was anxious to get right. I knew good headshots would be vital to get auditions and, ultimately, paid work.
Troilus and Cressida

Acting Classes in Leicester for 16-21s

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Urban Young actors are opening a brand new class in Leicester for 16-21s. These weekly acting workshops will be led by me and focus on acting technique. Over the year we will work on multiple projects; previously Urban have worked on plays, films, devised theatre, variety performances and many other productions.
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Straford-upon-Avon

A Guide to Being an Actor Outside of London

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A Guide to Being an Actor Outside of London by Katie Burchett. One of the biggest questions for anyone outside of the city who wants to act is this: Do I need to be in London? I trained as an actor at the Birmingham School of Acting and moved to London after graduating.
London

Tales of an Actor

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It is the nature of the beast that an actor, over their career, will accrue a solid collection of anecdotes from training, auditions and rehearsals. Over the past week I asked people to send in their tales of struggle, revelation and hilarity and the response was overwhelming.
Birdland

MA Acting at the Birmingham School of Acting

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After interviewing acting coach and director Lise Olson for my article 'What are Drama Schools Looking For?', several people were interested to find out more about the MA course at the Birmingham School of Acting, of which Lise is the course director. For anyone considering...
Breakin' Convention Recap Film

Breakin' Convention - International Hip Hop Festival

/
On 23rd and 24th May, Breakin' Convention (the international festival of hip-hop dance theatre) came to Curve, Leicester for the first time. Breakin' Convention is an award-winning and critically acclaimed organisation that represents the origins and evolution of hip hop culture from around the world and around the corner.
Consequences by Strictly Arts

'Consequences', a Film by Strictly Arts

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As part of Strictly Arts, I've spent the last week shooting an anti-knife crime film in and around Birmingham. The project is funded by Derby City Council and the film will be released later this year.
Troilus and Cressida

Acting Classes in Leicester for 16-21s

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Urban Young actors are opening a brand new class in Leicester for 16-21s. These weekly acting workshops will be led by me and focus on acting technique. Over the year we will work on multiple projects; previously Urban have worked on plays, films, devised theatre, variety performances and many other productions.
The Actors Workshop

The Actors Workshop, Nottingham

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"The Actors Workshop is endorsed by Nottingham's BAFTA winning 'Television Workshop' and provides an opportunity for adults aged twenty one and over, to explore and develop the necessary skills for careers in film, television and radio...
The full cast of Made in India - Credit Robert Day

Made In India

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In a surrogacy clinic in Gujarat, three women meet. It’s Londoner Eva’s last chance for motherhood. For village girl Aditi, surrogacy is a lifeline out of poverty. For clinic owner and businesswoman Dr Gupta, it’s all just another transaction.
It's An Art

Open Art Surgery

For Open Art Surgery at CURVE, Leicester, I worked with actor and producer Akshay Sharma to produce an original film entitled, 'It's An Art'. Open Art Surgery (formerly The Surgery) offers Hip Hop theatre performers and companies (dancers, musicians, emcees and visual artists) the opportunity...
The Unblinding Programme

The Unblinding Musical

After performing in The Unblinding last year, I am pleased to announce that it has returned in a brand new medium. The Unblinding is a new musical with a difference - it combines animated graphic novel images and audio and is released in episodes via an app for your phone/tablet!
14-48

14/48 Festival

7 writers, 7 directors, 25 actors, designers, and musicians + 48 hours = 14 world premiere plays. 14/48 Leicester is the Leicester Satellite of “The world’s quickest theatre festival” in which 14 new plays are written, directed and performed within a 48 hour period...
Troilus and Cressida

Christmas Variety Show

I am currently directing at Urban Young Actors for their Christmas Variety Show which will take place on the 16th and 17th December 2016. The show will feature an eclectic mix of theatre styles and genres. See the poster below for details.
The Sins of Sor Juana

What Are Drama Schools Looking For?

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There’s no denying that getting into drama school can be an arduous affair. I often tell students that there are a myriad of reasons why a school could ultimately decide not to offer them a place and many of those reasons may have absolutely nothing to do with ability.
Andrei Costin in 'The Kite Runner'

Life After Drama School

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For an actor, life after drama school can be many things - turbulent, emotional and occasionally glorious are a few words that come to my mind. I recently got the chance to catch up with my good friend and actor Andrei Costin and he described life after drama school as ‘challenging’.

Curve Young Musical Theatre Company present: Oklahoma!

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"Our 40-strong cast from Curve’s Young Musical Theatre Company take you on a journey of love and heartache, friendship and conflict through this timeless musical! The year is 1906 in the town of Claremore. There are open skies and endless possibilities, in the birth of a new era and a brand new state. Welcome to OKLAHOMA!"
Write Yourself In

Central School of Speech & Drama: Write Yourself In

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Write Yourself is a new project from the Royal Central School of Speech & Drama that encourages young people around the UK to get involved with writing for performance. The project offers schools, colleges and youth theatres in London, Leicester, Oldham and Stoke free writing workshops.
Breakin' Convention Recap Film

Breakin' Convention - International Hip Hop Festival

/
On 23rd and 24th May, Breakin' Convention (the international festival of hip-hop dance theatre) came to Curve, Leicester for the first time. Breakin' Convention is an award-winning and critically acclaimed organisation that represents the origins and evolution of hip hop culture from around the world and around the corner.
Consequences by Strictly Arts

'Consequences', a Film by Strictly Arts

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As part of Strictly Arts, I've spent the last week shooting an anti-knife crime film in and around Birmingham. The project is funded by Derby City Council and the film will be released later this year.
Headshot Guide

Headshot Hunter's Guide to Headshots

/
As an actor and agent, I know how essential it is to have a good headshot. When I started my search as a young aspiring actor to get my own headshots done, it was a big financial investment I was anxious to get right. I knew good headshots would be vital to get auditions and, ultimately, paid work.
Troilus and Cressida

Acting Classes in Leicester for 16-21s

/
Urban Young actors are opening a brand new class in Leicester for 16-21s. These weekly acting workshops will be led by me and focus on acting technique. Over the year we will work on multiple projects; previously Urban have worked on plays, films, devised theatre, variety performances and many other productions.
Royal Shakespeare Theatre, Straford-upon-Avon

A Guide to Being an Actor Outside of London

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A Guide to Being an Actor Outside of London by Katie Burchett. One of the biggest questions for anyone outside of the city who wants to act is this: Do I need to be in London? I trained as an actor at the Birmingham School of Acting and moved to London after graduating.
London

Tales of an Actor

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It is the nature of the beast that an actor, over their career, will accrue a solid collection of anecdotes from training, auditions and rehearsals. Over the past week I asked people to send in their tales of struggle, revelation and hilarity and the response was overwhelming.
Birdland

MA Acting at the Birmingham School of Acting

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After interviewing acting coach and director Lise Olson for my article 'What are Drama Schools Looking For?', several people were interested to find out more about the MA course at the Birmingham School of Acting, of which Lise is the course director. For anyone considering...

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