"We shape our tools and afterwards our tools shape us."


3 hour intensive session focused around one particular acting skill.

These classes usually take place in school holidays.

Open to YPS students & everyone else.


Mon 26th July 2021

This 'improv' masterclass is for those who have done a little improvisation before or are trying it for the first time and want to dive deeper into the fun! 

Taught by experienced pro acting coach and director, Lotte Ruth Johnson. Lotte received her MA in 'Actor Training and Coaching' from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. She is also Head of Acting at City Academy. 

Learn the techniques and strategies and feel like a confident improviser when creating authentic scenes. Feel more at ease on stage and in front of the camera with these professional tips and exercises. 

By the end of this session we aim to energise and empower the participants. Enabling them to feel confidence and trust their instincts in performance and in life. After all, we're all just improvising! 

10.30am - 1.30pm

Three Rivers Academy, Bell Farm Way, Walton-on-Thames, Hersham, KT12 5PY

£35 per participant

ACCENTS (Online)

Thur 12th August 2021

The highly requested accents masterclass is here! For ultimate beginners and for those who have touched on accents before. 

Focusing on the AMERICAN accent, the highly qualified, Christine Mottram will be leading a fantastic virtual masterclass. Christine trained and worked as an actress in New York City, before getting an MFA in 'voice studies' at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama.

Learn how to tackle any script with an american accent and master the technique in developing the sounds for all accents.

13.00 - 16.00pm


£35 per participant