Do you know a talented young actor who is eager to get an early start? The Lir Academy provides a number of short courses for actors as young as 12! Taught by core Lir Academy teachers and practicing actors / theatre makers, these courses offer a high standard of training for young actors who want to get a head start.
Junior Academy (12th September – 10th April). The Junior Academy is a tailored programme in acting for exceptionally talented students aged 15– 17 who want to see what it’s like to study in a drama school. Students on the Junior Academy often progress onto the Young Actors’ Programme or the Foundation Diploma in Acting and Theatre. Audition date 18th April.
Summer Acting Camp ( 13th – 24th July). The course is designed for young actors aged 12-15 who have a passionate interest in performing and would like to have an early start in acting training.
Young Actors Programme 2weeks (20th – 31st July). The programme introduces young performers to the reality of intensive training, replicating two weeks in the life of a full-time acting degree.
Musical Theatre Intensive (6th-17th July). Through group and individual classes and rehearsals, participants will develop the skills necessary for performing in Musical Theatre productions of the highest standards.
Young Actors Programme 4weeks (6th -31st July). A combination of the two week Young Actors’ Programme with the two week Musical Theatre Intensive Programme.