Ever thought about acting? Not sure where to start? or maybe you’ve started your journey and need a refresher? Try Red Grit: A free and flexible alternative to formal acting training.
Led by Artistic Director Rod Dixon, the workshops will introduce you to a range of acting techniques.
It’s easy to sign up, and totally free of charge!
“Red Ladder’s course will challenge your preconceptions. ‘The course has gone a long way to restore my faith in theatre as a language that can effect change and be part of the greater good… I cannot recommend it highly enough.” – Liz Alcock, Red Grit participant
About Red Grit:
Red Grit is an actor training programme created by Rod Dixon, Artistic Director of Red Ladder Theatre Company, based in Leeds. The popular actor training course is free of charge and open to anyone who wants to explore their potential as an actor. Participants range from professional actors to total beginners with one thing in common – a curiosity for creating theatre.
Drawing on over 50 years of making ground-breaking theatre at Red Ladder the course covers everything from character development to relationships, to working as an ensemble. The programme also covers voice and movement training.
Sessions will run on Thursday evenings for 6 weeks from 12th January 2023 at Queen’s Mill in Castleford.
This event was supported with funding with a Culture Grant by Wakefield Council
Venue opening hours
Monday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Tuesday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Wednesday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Thursday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Friday : 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
Saturday : Closed
Sunday : Closed
- Wheelchair Accessible