Masterclass: Self-Tape An introduction to the art of self-taping


Masterclass: Self-Tape

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    Downside Road, Bristol

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BOVTS Masterclasses for adults commenced in 2022, offering a series of masterclasses for professionals in the performance industry

The industry is changing and BOVTS is here to equip actors with the toolkit for launching a successful career. The majority of professional castings now require auditionees to self-tape prior to a meeting, and mastering this skill could make a huge difference to your success rate.

During a seven-hour masterclass in the setting of BOVTS’ iconic Downside Road site, industry experts will teach you about the art of self-taping. You will be armed with the required skills to produce a quality, clear and effective performance for your audition panel.

  • 9.30am – 11.30pm Session 1 (2 hours)
  • 11.45pm – 1.15pm Session 2 (90 minutes)
  • 1.45 – 3.45pm Session 3 (2 hours)
  • 4.00pm – 5.30pm Session 4 (90 minutes)

This session is perfect for actors looking to boost their success rate, as well as those auditioning for drama school courses that require a self-tape. Cost £80 – applications close Fri 7 Oct.

I’m constantly delighted by the talent, commitment and drive of our students. Their curiosity and joy in the work gives us all energy and keeps me on my toes! Carol Fairlamb, Head of Voice