Acting From Text

With Gail Evans and Nicky Fearn

Are you ready to elevate your acting skills to the next level, or perhaps to try it for the first time? Utilising scripts and monologues for the solo performer, you’ll delve into the actors’ craft working from text, exploring a variety of techniques to break down, interpret, and perform from a script. This workshop is essential knowledge for any working or aspiring actor, and is a rare opportunity to learn from two of Darwin’s most experienced performer/directors.

  • Explore Depth: Delve deep into the nuances of character interpretation using space, the body, and breath as tools to unlock storytelling.
  • Enhance Your Craft: Hone your ability to interpret text as a tool to help you convey meaning with every word, pause, and gesture.
  • Ignite Creativity: Unleash your creativity in a supportive and dynamic environment, where you'll receive personalised guidance and feedback from seasoned industry professionals.
  • Elevate Your Performance: Unlock the art of captivating your audience to create performances that leave a lasting impact.

We’re offering this workshop at a subsidised rate – so places will go quick.


This workshops is presented as a part of PlayFull, a celebration of the art of playmaking.

2 photographs collaged together both showing a single actor on stage

$30, 10am - 1pm 8 June

Brown's Mart Rehearsal Room

Duration: 180 minutes, no interval.
Access: This workshop is only accessible by using the stairs.
Pay What You Can: If ticket price is a barrier for any Brown's Mart show, please contact Sophia at to discuss price options to match your circumstances.

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