InterACT for 11-12 year olds

New enrolment system via ENROLMY  for Term 4 open now. 

Attention all girl and boy actors aged 11-12 years  ie in Years 7-8 at school (Intermediate)!

If you love acting then this is the course for you: Do you love the lime light? Do you love telling stories? Do you love creating characters? This acting course will lead students through imaginative role playing into character and scene development. Good actors understand humanity. Drama encourages empathy with and understanding of others and the confidence needed to assume a role or character.

Timetable and Enrolment

Timing Term 4 2019
Schedule 1 on Tuesdays with Tess:  (1 hour 20 min classes)
Start: 15th Oct
Finish: 10th Dec
Tuesdays, 5.40pm-7.00pm with Tess
 
Schedule 3

Schedule 2 on Tuesdays with Jo:  (1 hour 20 min classes)
Start: 15th Oct
Finish: 10th Dec
Tuesdays, 7.10pm-8.30pm with Jo
 
Schedule 3

Schedule 3 on Thursdays with Tess (1 hour 20 min classes) 
Start: 17th Oct
Finish: 12th Dec
Thursdays, 4.40pm- 6.00pm with 

Schedule 3

Schedule 4 on Thursdays with Jo  (1 hour 20 min classes)
Start: 17th Oct
Finish: 12th Dec
Thursdays, 5.40-7.00pm with Jo 

Schedule 3

Location
Scots College Creative and Performing Arts Centre Drama Rooms
Teacher
Jo Rogers or Tess Jamieson-Karaha
Target Market
Girls and Boys aged 11-12 years old (ie in Years 7-8 at school)
Price/Student
(incl GST)
$185 per term



Tess Jamieson-Karaha grew up in Eastbourne and received her Bachelor of Acting at Toi Whakaari:NZ Drama School in 2010.

Tess Jamieson-Karaha

Her recent work includes recording her Solo theatre piece ‘Please Help Yourself’ for Radio New Zealand, playing the young Judy Schollum in Consent- the Louise Nicholas story, War NewsHow to Meet Girls from a Distance, Catherine in the feature film Births, Deaths and Marriages, to be released later this year, and writing directing and starring in her short film Coffee Group.

Tess frequently reads for  the Ready to Read and School Journal audio books as well.

She is currently writing and teaching the Screen Acting course for acting students at Whitireia.  She has taught kids drama classes and school holiday programmes for Rachel Maine at Arts a Go Go.

Her website is at kidsparteasy.com

About Jo Rogers

Jo Rogers has vast experience in using various mediums such as screen and theatre to encourage and develop an understanding of real world issues.

Jo has worked as a project director and artistic manager on various events as well as tutoring and lecturing in Tertiary Education.

She has been involved in short films, television, theatre and musical productions bringing a wealth of knowledge and experience to her classes. Recently her work has included directing the stage show of Disney’s The Lion King involving 420 primary and intermediate school students. Prior to that she directed Disney’s Jungle Book in which both were very successful. Jo Rogers is a trained teacher and has studied environmental and human science at university; she attended the Performing Arts School in Auckland in the early 90s.

Whether you want to be a movie star, change the world, develop confidence or just have fun, the opportunity of being involved in challenging theatre and screen workshops, exploring various acting techniques, performance skills and improvisation, will encourage and stimulate your intellect and creativity.

Our Location

Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
1 Monorgan Road
Strathmore
Wellington 6022
Rata Studios
Based at Scots College
PO Box 15064
Miramar
Wellington 6243