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Lessons offered by Faye
  • Individual
  • Group
Lessons can be held..
  • at their place
  • at your place
  • by webcam
Subjects taught
  • Acting
  • Improvisational theatre
  • Musical theatre
Levels
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional

Drama school student from Royal Central School of Speech and Drama in London helps you prepare and nail acting (and musical theatre) auditions

Methodology

My name is Faye Weerasinghe and I am currently studying Acting (Musical theatre) at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama. I have taught young beginners before, on growing confidence,using the space and being free. I have also lectured older members on how to succeed at auditions and prepare for them perfectly. Depending on their age I will take them through how to gain confidence, sight read scripts, how to choose a perfect monologue and what songs to stay clear of for auditions. This also works perfectly for someone who just needs help in public speaking ( A level in English lit). I am willing to tutor all ages for someone who is passionate about acting and the industry. I will give you my honest opinion of drama school and if you are fortunate to get in, I will explain some of the possible struggles you might face.

Background

-I taught at Stagecoach early stages
- Did workshops for teenagers looking to auditions
- I have seen many get into drama school, do well in productions and nail audition technique workshops.


I have also been through it all myself so I can sympathise with many who are going through the process.

Rates

Rate for online lessons : $55/h
Lessons offered by Faye
Individual
Group
Lessons can be held..
at their place
at your place
webcam
Subjects taught
  • Acting
  • Improvisational theatre
  • Musical theatre
Levels
  • Beginner
  • Intermediate
  • Advanced
  • Professional

Faye's CV


Studying BA Hons Acting (Musical Theatre pathway) at Royal Central School of Speech and Drama
St Aidan’s & St John Fishers Associated Sixth Form, Oatlands Drive, Harrogate, N. Yorkshire, HG2 8JR.
Senior Tutor – Mr A Christy
A2 levels Drama and Theatre Studies, Performing Arts, English Literature
AS levels (August 2014), English Literature, Performing Arts, Drama & Theatre Studies, Applied Business
Harrogate Ladies College, Clarence Drive, Harrogate HG1 2QG (Sept 2008 – July 2013)
GCSEs (August 2013) - English Literature, English Language, Maths, Geography, Religious Studies, Drama, French, Core Science.
LAMDA Gold Medal – Solo Acting (July 2014) - Distinction
LAMDA Grade 6 – Mime (December 2013) - Distinction
LAMDA Silver Medal – Solo Acting (April 2013) - Distinction
LAMDA Devised Group Drama - Grade 6. (December 2010) - Distinction
LAMDA Bronze Medal – Solo Acting (July 2012) – Distinction
Performance LCM University of West London (July 2014) - Approved
Musical Theatre – (Thames Valley University) London College of Music – Grade 8 (July 2013)
Musical Theatre – (Thames Valley University) London College of Music – Grade 7 (July 2012)
Chamber Choir Member
Chapel Choir Scholar (2010-2013)
Representative for the house in Drama and Music


Studying for Level 3 Mime – Grade 7, Silver Medal (Summer 2015)
University of West London – ALCM in Performance (Summer 2015)
School play – A Christmas Carol (2013), Evita (2014), Tom Jones (January 2015)
Youth Music Theatre (UK) (2012 & 2013) – Summer Residential Production for TV, Plymouth Grade 8 group Musical Theatre Performance
Professional performance “King & I” – Bradford Alhambra (Spring 2013)
Youth Music Theatre (UK) (2012) – Summer Residential Production, Plymouth
Stagecoach Theatre Arts (2001-2011) Singing, dance & drama with performances at local venues & “Her Majesty’s Theatre” (London).
Attendance at residential summer schools (2008-2011) Twickenham and performing at the Leatherhead Theatre, Surrey.
Stagecoach North East Regional Choir (2006-2009), performing at local venues, Royal Albert Hall & NEC Birmingham.
DanSing - (2010 - present) Musical Theatre & Gospel Choir Festival 4 Stars Regional Winner, competitor “Don’t Stop Believin”, Glee Club for Comic Relief (2013).

Performances for Dr Barnado’s, “Acorn” Committee, Rotary Club & Crystal Committee.
Musical Theatre examination student, Thames Valley University (2008 - present).
Performances with many local amateur groups (Harrogate Operatic Players, St Andrew’s Players & Humruddy Productions).
Winner of Harrogate Competitive Festival Musical Theatre Solo (year group 2010, 2011, 2013, 2014 & 2015), Duet (2012).
Runner up Old Thyme Music Hall (2011, 2012, & 2013).
Winner of Wharfedale Competitive Festival Musical Theatre Solo Cabaret (2013)
Big T finalist – Harrogate Theatre (2014)

WORK EXPERIENCE

Bettys & Taylor Group Ltd, Harrogate – Part Time Café Assistant (June 2014-Dec 2014)
“Sprite Productions”, Ripley Castle, Ripley – Volunteer (June-July 2014)
Rudding Park Hotel & Spa – Harrogate. Two week placement with Food & Beverage Manager (June 2013).
Working in the “Clocktower” restaurant & function rooms.
Stagecoach Theatre Arts – Early Stages Assistant (weekend)
Visiting the elderly (2011)
Regular babysitting duties

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