AUDITION PREPARATION & ACTING COACHING
Molly is a South London based professional Actor (West End/BBC) and dedicated tutor/lecturer in Acting, LAMDA Examinations & Theatre Producing. She has been working in the field for 10 years & achieves exceptional results.
Molly has tutored hundreds of children, young people and adults, offering private tuition whilst also Guest Lecturing at leading Drama Schools and Universities across the UK.
As an actor herself, Molly understands the pressure and hard work that goes into auditioning for plays, musicals, whether amateur or professional, and the vital drama school audition circuit. Molly uses acting techniques and methods taught at leading drama schools centred around Stanislavski, Mike Alfreds & Michael Chekov. Molly's coaching and advice for students covers:
Audition technique and presentation
Monologue, song or supplied audition material preparation
Drama School Auditions:
Voice and Movement work
Choosing audition speeches
Direction on speeches
Discussion of specific drama school audition requirements
How to approach your audition interview
UCAS / Personal Statement
Secondary School Drama Scholarships
Self Tapes & Showreels:
Preparation & direction of audition material
Understanding of the self tape set up & filming technique
Choosing suitable material & it's preparation for Showreel scenes
Practical support filming Self Tapes using Molly's own equipment
Professional Development mentorship for performance course graduates or aspiring actors discussing career routes and pathways into the industry.
THEATRE STUDIES & PERFORMING ARTS TUITION
Molly can aid students with Theatre Studies & Performing Arts GCSE, A-Level, BTEC or Degree level coursework and projects. Molly is familiar with the various new syllabuses for Theatre Studies, Performing Arts & Drama and is familiar with a variety of issues students might face with written work. Using a relaxed, tailored approach, Molly carefully hones students written technique ensuring their knowledge is reflected in the best way on the written page to achieve the highest results possible and reach their full potential.
Molly is highly skilled in:
Essay writing and structuring
Grammar and comprehension
Knowledge of the UK theatre industry, acting methodologies & the history of theatre often required in essay analysis.
Molly is also experienced in working on entrance exams, university and other applications including personal statements and UCAS forms.
Molly has prepared young students for various theatre and television auditions who have gone on to have successful careers. Students can be seen in:
The Dig (Feature Film, Netflix)
All My Sons (The Old Vic Theatre)
The Tragedy of Macbeth (Almeida Theatre)
Fences (Theatre Royal Bath/West End)
A Christmas Carol (West End)
Les Miserable (West End)
Bugsy Malone (Lyric Hammersmith)
Oliver (No. 1 UK Tour)
Patrick (Feature Film)
BBC / Channel 4
Billy The Kid (NYMT Company)
Secondary School Drama Scholarships
Various leading UK Drama Schools
COST OF LESSONS
£50-£60 per hour
£25-£30 per half an hour
Advanced grade prices vary
Half price trial lesson offered
Private Students are seen in Norbury/West Croydon
Available to travel to homes in South London for an additional travel charge
Skype/Zoom lessons available
CONTACT MOLLY FOR FURTHER INFO
Molly has an Enhanced DBS
"Molly has been an amazing drama teacher and has helped my son develop into a well rounded drama student and actor. She has helped him get a Distinction in his LAMDA Gold Medal and get a place in the Oxford School of Drama - Foundation Course. She has been a very supportive and has helped my son mature and develop into a young actor, while keeping the passion and love for the stage. She has helped mould him from a quiet shy person to a more confident individual which will not only help him in acting but will be a life skill that he will always use in the future."
- Mr Nazareno, parent of Grade 8 Distinction pupil, Surbiton
"I have to thank you so much, you are an excellent tutor and I will be recommending you to other friends. I thank you so much for your exceptional teaching."
- Ms Reid, parent of Grade 8 Distinction pupil, Croydon
"Molly is a fantastic teacher and has been amazing with my three boys. She has helped them achieve brilliant LAMDA grades and improve their confidence. As well as being an inspiring teacher she is always happy to help and ensure that you feel comfortable with what you're doing. The boys alway enjoy lessons and come away feeling happy and energised. Thank you Molly for being a wonderful teacher."
- Ms Jamil, parent, Streatham
"When we were introduced to Molly, we were immediately struck by her charisma, energy and warmth. With a wealth of experience working professionally in theatre and television, Molly is able to draw on past and present experiences and share a depth of knowledge that is invaluable. She brings vitality and humour to her classes and inspires her pupils to achieve standards of which they would never have believed themselves capable. She has helped Archie gain confidence and maturity in interpreting text, and has been instrumental in helping him prepare for several key auditions in theatre and film to which he has achieved great success! Molly is wonderfully inspiring and we highly recommend her!”
- Mrs Barnes, parent, Streatham