There are a number of reasons for pursuing acting classes, including the following:
- Development of acting ability to pursue an acting career.
- Acting classes will look good on a resume, increasing your chances of success in the industry.
- Interest in the subject - taking classes for recreational purposes.
- More increasingly - for the purposes of increasing self confidence.
Of course this is not an exhaustive list - there are many reason for taking an acting class. But in order to achieve what you want from the class, you will need to know yourself what you wish to gain from it. Different classes will suit different wants and desires - so make sure you know what you are looking to achieve by taking the class, and seek out the most appropriate class for you.
Acting class locations
As you'd imagine, the main hot-spot for acting classes in the UK is London. If you're serious about pursuing an acting career, and you do not live in London, you'd be wise to consider moving. Obviously this is a big decision and should not be taken lightly, and there is no hard and fast rule that says you cannot be successful elsewhere. But, London is renowned for its high quality and plentiful supply of acting tuition. Again, the lengths to which you should go to find the best acting class depends entirely on your personal circumstances, and the reason you are taking the class. For example, there is little benefit in moving to London if you only wish to improve your self confidence, as you can quite easily get that locally.
We have listed the available acting classes by location, starting with acting classes in London.