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Monologue Acting Classes for Beginners at Darlo Drama, part of our Acting & Drama short course program in Sydney.

Learn this course online with our Online Acting Classes for Beginners: Monologue.

The Monologue Beginners Acting course at Darlo Drama starts gently, allowing a safe place for everyone to play and explore with fun acting and drama games, trust exercises and improvisation.

Through the building of deeper, more authentic approaches to connecting to others and embracing a spirit of bravery and generosity will help you to find a greater sense of personal leadership and confidence through acting. From here, we begin to apply acting techniques and exercises to the performance of a monologue which allows you to really get “under the skin” of the character and to enliven your imagination into the world of your character.

Then after your final class, on a separate night, you will perform in the Darlo Drama Theatre…it sounds daunting we know – but trust us! We are with you every step of the way. You can invite your family and friends to join in celebrating your achievements. Our performances are a great environment and there is nothing like the buzz of the audience’s applause.

Learning outcomes

At the conclusion of the monologue course, you should:

  • perform a monologue taken from a modern play to an audience of family, friends & fellow students on the Darlo Drama Theatre stage.
  • be confident in speaking and improvising
  • have a sense of leadership
  • understand how to connect to an audience successfully
  • feel relaxed and positive

What will be covered in this monologue course?

Week 1 to 4

  • Gain greater confidence in self-expression and a sense of play and exploration
  • Learn techniques to assist with public speaking
  • Know how to work through a 'stage fright'
  • Connect with your audience
  • Develop your communication skills
  • Learn how to be creative and improvise

Week 5 to 8

  • Apply acting techniques and exercises to the performance of a monologue
  • Work with the script
  • Develop a character, voice projection and take direction
  • Bring your imagination alive

Last session - Performance night

  • Perform in the Darlo Drama Theatre and invite your family and friends to join in celebrating your achievements.

This monologue course will focus on:

  • Creativity
  • Presenting
  • Voice & Movement
  • Ensemble Work
  • Improvisation
  • Imagination & Performance
  • Developing Performance Confidence
  • Script Work

Who is this monologue course for?

  • Everyone, no prior experience needed.

Course venue

Darlo Drama

Level 1, 16-18 Oxford Square, Darlinghurst NSW 2010

Additional information

Students should wear casual clothes with covered shoes, and bring a water bottle.

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Acting Classes for Beginners: Monologue

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Please note, for the last 2 weeks there will be 2 sessions per week. The performance night is on Sat 11 December at 3pm.

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