Emma Williams - Acting Through Song

Emma explores how to act though song in this Musical Theatre course. She shows you how to transition from scene to song seamlessly, how scenes around the song inform the performance and how knowledge of a character will inform your decisions!

Emma Williams - Acting Through Song

Emma explores how to act though song in this Musical Theatre course. She shows you how to transition from scene to song seamlessly, how scenes around the song inform the performance and how knowledge of a character will inform your decisions!

COURSE BREAKDOWN

  • 1

    Course Introduction

    • Meet Emma, our acting through song coach!

  • 2

    Acting Chat Board

    • What is a chat board?

  • 3

    What do we mean by acting through song?

    • What do we mean by acting through song?

  • 4

    Breaking down a song

    • Breaking down a song

  • 5

    Textual Analysis 1

    • Textual Analysis 1

  • 6

    Speaking the Text

    • Speaking the Text

  • 7

    Looking at the bigger picture

    • Looking at the bigger picture

  • 8

    Character Examination

    • Character Examination

  • 9

    Pre and Post beats

    • Pre and Post beats

  • 10

    Textual Analysis 2

    • Textual Analysis 2

  • 11

    Accessing Emotion

    • Accessing Emotion

  • 12

    Zoom in on detail

    • Zoom in on detail

  • 13

    Conclusion

    • Conclusion

  • 14

    How did you get on?

    • Share Progress

  • 15

    Review

    • Send us your Feedback!

WHAT YOU'LL GET

13 video lessons

A detailed breakdown of how to approach acting through song

Practical tasks to help you unpick song lyrics and find the deeper meaning

A certificate to share your achievement with the world when you finish the course

YOUR COACH

Musical Theatre Coach

Emma Williams

Emma is a four-time Olivier nominee and a winner of the WhatsOnStage award for Best Supporting Actress. She began her career in film and television before making her West End debut aged 18 as Truly Scrumptious in the original cast of Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.