Role of a professional actor - The Lowry - Speakers for Schools

Role of a professional actor – The Lowry

Role of a professional actor – The Lowry

Industry: Arts

Target Area for Student Applications: UK wide

Date: 28/03/2023

Time: 10:00 am – 11:00 am

Ages: 14-19

Application Closing Date: 14/03/2023

Opportunity ID: PL-4632

The Lowry is a large arts venue based in Salford committed to using visual and performing arts to enrich people’s lives. We present audiences with a diverse programme of theatre, opera, musicals, dance, music, comedy and visual art as well as events and activities to expand the horizons of audiences and artists alike.

At the heart of our work is a commitment to our local communities and young people. Tapping into the work on our stages and in our galleries, we offer thousands of free creative participation opportunities each year. We are passionate about nurturing talent, developing creative professionals of the future and raising aspirations.

What?
Join us for our Discovery Workshop – Role of a Professional Actor – where we will offer insight into what the life of a working actor looks like. There will be introductions, practical advice, true-life tales of wonder and a question & answer session where any question, big or small, can be asked.

Why?
Have you ever wondered how someone chooses a career in acting? Do you know what are the biggest challenges are? Now is your chance to hear from an actor and gain all sorts or useful tips and advice, you’ll hear directly from someone who has worked many years across stage and screen and hopefully learn things you never knew.

Who?
Dominique Jackson is a British actress, known for her roles in Hollyoaks and Waterloo Road. She has extensive credits including Casualty, Doctors, The Bill, The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, children’s TV series Becky and Barnaby Bear and the west End production of Annie. 

When?
Tuesday 28th March, 10am – 11am

To book a workshop for your students please use the booking form.