Unit 8 — Deliv­er Truth­ful Speeches


You will be able to make a mono­logue spring from your ima­gin­a­tion as if you were making it up on the spot. Dynam­ic, ener­gised and alive!

You will also learn:
  • What an audi­tion is and why we do it

  • The pos­it­ive and neg­at­ive real­it­ies so you can be best prepared

  • How to sub­merge the tech­niques in Shakespeare to create char­ac­ters who appear to be making the dia­logue up as they go


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 8

4 Required Steps

  • Watch the ‘Com­plete Actor’s Toolkit’ – Module 5 – video 3 – Self imposed impulses
  • Watch the ‘Com­plete Actor’s Toolkit’ – Module 6 – video 1 – Audi­tion highs, audi­tion lows
  • Watch the ‘Owning Shakespeare’ – Module 5 – video 3 – Speeches
  • Watch the ‘Owning Shakespeare’ – Module 6 – video 1 – Inversion


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 5 (continued)

Lesson 3: Self-imposed impulses (15.15)

Down­load lesson Notes: Module 5 Lesson 3

Complete Actors Toolkit — Module 6

Lesson 1: Audi­tion highs, audi­tion lows (12.35)

Down­load lesson Notes: Module 6 Lesson 1

Owning Shakespeare — Module 5 (continued)

1. Speeches (9.03)

Owning Shakespeare — Module 6