Mara Philippou - Developing a character

Mara gives you lots of short, practical tasks to develop your craft as an actor by looking at how breaking down text can help you understand and develop a character.

Mara Philippou - Developing a character

Mara gives you lots of short, practical tasks to develop your craft as an actor by looking at how breaking down text can help you understand and develop a character.

COURSE BREAKDOWN

  • 1

    Course introduction

    • Meet Mara, one of our acting coaches!

  • 2

    Acting Chat Board

    • What is a chat board?

  • 3

    Tackling text

    • Tackling text

  • 4

    Creating your character

    • Creating your character

  • 5

    Developing your character

    • Developing your character

  • 6

    24 hours in the life of...

    • 24 hours in the life of...

  • 7

    Dear Diary

    • Dear Diary

  • 8

    Animal study

    • Animal study

  • 9

    Super vs. scene objectives

    • Super vs. scene objectives

  • 10

    Units of text

    • Units of text

  • 11

    Objectives and actions

    • Objectives and actions

  • 12

    Write a monologue in character

    • Write a monologue in character

  • 13

    How did you get on?

    • Share progress

WHAT YOU'LL GET

11 video lessons

Short, practical tasks to develop a character

Downloadable resources to help you

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

YOUR COACH

Acting Coach

Mara Philippou

Mara currently teaches at the Arts Educational School, which is one of the highest achieving performing arts schools in the country! She also loves to write and perform stand up comedy.