Postgraduate Acting

[00:00:03] Danielle I decided to join the MFA course because I felt like something was missing in my acting. I was doing things, but it just felt like I was missing a piece. I decided to kind of refine my training and figure out what that missing piece was.   

[00:00:20] Danielle Hey.  

[00:00:21] Friend Hey.  

[00:00:21] Danielle You ready for speech?  

[00:00:22] Friend Yes.  

[00:00:23] Danielle My favourite part is the community aspect in that. There's never a time where I feel, like, forgotten or I feel left out.  

[00:00:32] Friend Do you remember the play that you did for the first time?  

[00:00:35] Danielle I played like an old, famous actress, and I had, like, big sunglasses. And my mom loves telling the story. How when she saw that play, she cried because she knew that I found what I wanted to do.  

[00:00:49] Danielle I think you should never let fear stop you from trying it, because you then will always have that regret of what if I just went for it? My biggest aspiration as an actor is to be a part of the RSC. I know that's going to be a lot of hard work, and this could be a lot of steps to get there, but that's the dream.  

[00:01:17] Danielle I have come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken.  

[00:01:24] Friend Woo!  

[00:01:26] Danielle All right. So. Is that okay?  

[00:01:30] Friend Yeah. Sure.  

[00:01:32] Danielle Yeah.  

[00:01:33] Danielle When you know you've achieved what you set out to do, you gain confidence making the next step less scary and more exciting. I came here wanting to flourish as an actor, and I have I've worked on my weaknesses. I've put all of the techniques into practice, and now I know this is just the beginning for me.  

[00:02:07] Danielle I've come to believe over and over again that what is most important to me must be spoken. Your spirits relax. And for what? Words. Words, words. 

Transform your career with our postgraduate qualification in acting. Designed to advance your practical and professional progress, our MA Acting course provides intense training from staff with rich industry experience. Previous graduates of this course have gone on to succeed as established performers, including roles at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival and the Royal Shakespeare Company.


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