THE GAMEPLAN

Unit 6 — Think Like the Character

Outcome:

A bril­liantly effect­ive approach to text analysis.

You will also learn:
  • How to ‘think like the char­ac­ter’ and make a scene dif­fer­ent every time

  • How to release the imagery in Shakespeare

  • How to paint with words and devel­op a ‘sens­ib­il­ity to language’

You will find the following video links and resources for this month by scrolling down this page to the bottom, please watch and practice at your convenience. When you have completed them all, the challenge box will open with your instructions and link to upload your material!

Watch all videos — Gameplan Unit 6

4 Required Steps

  • Watch the ‘Com­plete Actor’s Toolkit’ – Module 4 – video 2 – The lists
  • Watch the ‘Com­plete Actor’s Toolkit ‘ – Module 4 – video 3 – Apply­ing Given Circumstances
  • Watch the ‘Owning Shakespeare’ – Module 4 – video 2 – Meta­phor and Simile
  • Watch the ‘Owning Shakespeare’ – Module 4 – video 3 – Asson­ance Allit­er­a­tion and Onomatopoeia

COMPLETE THE STEPS TO UNLOCK SELF-TAPE CHALLENGE NUMBER 3!


Com­plete the les­sons in full to access the self tape chal­lenge. You will upload your work and receive detailed per­son­al feed­back and prac­tic­al next steps from one of our industry respec­ted coaches push­ing you fur­ther toward your acting goals.

Complete Actors Toolkit — Module 4 (continued)

Lesson 2: The Lists (4.27)

Lesson 3: Apply­ing Given Cir­cum­stances (23.48)


Owning Shakespeare — Module 4 (continued)

2. Meta­phor and Simile (6.48)


Down­load lesson notes: Module 4 Lesson 2

3. Asson­ance Allit­er­a­tion and Ono­ma­to­poeia (6.28)


Down­load lesson notes: Module 4 Lesson 3