Foundation Acting I

Foundation Acting I is for people who

  • are considering a career in acting,
  • want an understanding of basic communication and performance skills, 
  • want to explore a new creative outlet.


  • Acting – Characterisation, basic improvisation, scene building.
  • Voice – Vocal dynamics, articulation and projection.
  • Movement – Movement fundamentals, blocking and creative movement.


  • R1000 course fee, to be paid 30 days before course start date.
  • Upon completing the course students will receive a Durban Actors Studio, Certificate of Attendance.
  • Attendance at all classes is expected and needed to receive the certificate.
  • Minimum of 6 and maximum of 10 students per course.
  • No formal qualifications needed to register.

DATES (select the course dates that suit your diary)

  • November / December Course Dates (final course for 2017)
    • Daytime – Mondays 6,13,20 & 27 Nov, 1-3pm, (FULL), or
    • Evening – Mondays 6,13,20 & 27 Nov, 6-8 pm, or
    • Weekend Intensive – SaturdayDec 10-2pm & Sunday 3 Dec 10-2pm
  • 2018 dates will be loaded soon


  • Click the button below to REGISTER


As someone who has dreams of opening his own production studio, I learned so much. The people at Durban Actors Studio are so amazing. I would totally recommend Durban Actors Studio – its a place out of the ordinary!!!” 
Ajax - Foundation Acting I
It was a fabulous experience, I really learned a lot. Well done Gill and Nicole, you are awesome!” 
Sne Mkhize - Foundation Acting I
Its a relaxed vibe and thoroughly enjoyable. Total value for money.” 
Zayn Naidoo - Foundation Acting I
The intimacy of the Foundation Acting course makes it comfortable and interactive.” 
Yolanda Mabanga - Foundation Acting I
I really enjoyed the challenge of steppingout of my comfort zone and developed a better understanding of how vocal tone and movement can affect a performance.” 
Steph McLennan - Foundation Acting I