Screen Acting Taster Workshop 23/01


Thursday, 23d of January
6:30 to 9:30pm


The Umbrella Rooms
241 Shaftesbury Avenue, London WC2H 8EH

A free 3-hour intro to Practical Aesthetics for Screen acting by Lee Lomas. Open to all actors looking to improve their screen acting, nail the auditions and develop a natural dialogue delivery.

1956 Studio SUMMER SHOWCASE at the Tristan Bates Theatre


FREE to all new students. Attendees will have the chance to apply for any 1956 Studio Courses on special prices.

What we cover

We will be working on:

  • Performing on camera
  • Effecting and being affected
  • Delivering dialogue naturally

In addition to the above, we will be introducing the idea of the actors’ USP – Unique Selling Points, how to discover your own USP and how to use it together with Practical Aesthetics and Mamet to deliver unique and memorable performances.

How to book

To reserve a place, please email a recent copy of your CV and/or showreel at or fill out the form below:

1956 Studio Summer Showcase

On August 1st there will be three separate 45 minute performances by 30 students from 2-5pm, the shows will include snippets from contemporary plays/films and TV shows.

With many of the current students and alumni working regularly in the acting industry this a great opportunity to see some of London’s most exciting talent.

Book all 3 performances for £12 using code SHOWCASE12 at checkout


Thursday 1st August 2019. Shows at 2pm, 3pm, and 4pm.


Tristan Bates Theatre
1a Tower Street