Verse reading is an essential skill for actors who may speak verse in drama, on the radio or for public performance.
It is a very useful tool for training in vocal technique and expression.
Writers often need to read their own work in public.
This workshop will provide lots of tips, techniques and practice in bringing poetry off the page and into the performance space.
Bring along two copies of a speech you wish to cover or alternatively Rosie can supply texts for you to work on.
About the Tutor
After training for 3 years at drama school (RCS) Rosie worked for many years as a professional actor in Scotland, London and abroad.
She has a First Class Honours degree in English, was awarded an AHRC scholarship to pursue her MA in English (Medieval Studies) and has a PGCE in English and Drama from Warwick University.
Rosie facilitates Drama and Voice workshops in schools and for a range of organisations and she brings drama to young people, the elderly and those with learning disabilities.
She has taught on the QUB Drama degree for nine years.
Her various Drama classes have been running at The Crescent for 17 years.