TSH DRAMA specialises in teaching Drama, Singing, Tv and Film Acting, Performance techniques, Improvisation, Musical Theatre, Songwriting, Performing Comedy scripts, Elocution & Speech and Drama to children and adults in the Eastern suburbs, Katoomba, and Orange.
Also we entertain the elderly with amusing shows full of songs and poetry, and a focus on uplifting lyrics and well loved favourites!
In 2016 we are now working with children and adults with Autism and Down Syndrome, creating drama and singing programmes to uplift and entertain whilst containing therapeutic drama pieces and improvisation.
TSH DRAMA productions also specialises in helping you improve your confidence in boardroom presentations, job interviews, in public speaking competitions and debating.We have recently created innovative new weekend and holiday workshops for song writing and recording, yoga (visit www.facebook.com/yippydooda) and yogadance.
Directing Plays and Musicals is one of our specialties providing expert training in delivery of lines, choreography, scheduling rehearsals, working with fight specialists, lighting and sound designers, set designers, and costume departments. Recent work includes:
- Directing WESTSIDE STORY and OLIVER for Scots College and Sceggs, Darlinghurst
- Directing THE SOUND OF MUSIC for Kincoppal School, Rosebay
- Directing MURDER SHE WROTE in Ascham School.
- Director of ACQUISCENCE, a performance company in and around Sydney and rural NSW
- FROLICK featuring Michael Bradley and Tracy Hardwick… currently performing cover and their original songs… in Sydney and occasionally touring Australia.
There are also TV workshops preparing you for film & TV castings, modelling castings, speaking roles in films, TV shows & auditions.
In 2010 we added an exciting new addition to the timetable: YogaDance. Excellent for those willing to learn about yoga and who have knowledge of this ancient philosophy. Performance classes for those with experience in performing, Baby Musical Tots for those littlies wanting to have fun and learn about music and dance. Junior & intermediate drama, Dance & Song combining all these creative elements. Adult Acting and Adult Musical Theatre.
NEW COURSE – DRAMA & MUSIC FOR SPECIAL NEEDS NEWS FROM BLUE MOUNTAINS GAZETTE
NEW COURSE – DRAMA & MUSIC FOR SPECIAL NEEDS
Dates 20 July – 14 September 2017. Register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
NEW COURSE – DON’T DIE WITH THE MUSIC IN YOU!
Start Date – TBC. Register your interest by emailing email@example.com.
NEW COURSE – TORMENTED TEENAGE ANGST BE GONE!
Starts Term 3 2017. Register your interest by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
INTRODUCTION TO SCREEN ACTING
Starts Sunday 7 May 2017 Starts Term 2 2017 – email email@example.com to register your interest for the next course.
This course give students understanding and experience in the film and TV industries. Course includes:
- Film vs theatre acting
- Understanding the different schools of acting
- Physical and vocal warm ups with emphasis on breathing, yoga style warm up
- Technical proficiency – screen-specific techniques e.g. performance size, framing, continuity
- Emotional and experiential recall
- Difference between a casting consultant and a casting agent
- Casting etiquette for TVCs and film/TV audition
- Audition preparation
- TVC acting, featured extra role scenario and a 100% hero role script
- Fees and working hours
- On set terminology
- Extras work in Film, Television and TVC
Final workshop is performing in front of the camera. You’ll receive your edited DVD upon completion of the course.
- COST: $395.00
- Contact Tracy Hardwick on 0401 969 606 or Tracy@tshdrama.com to register your interest for the next course.
ADULT DRAMA CLASSES
Starts Wednesday 19 July 6pm, and Friday 28 July 2017
THEATRESPORTS, IMPROVISATION, DUOLOGUES, FILM SCRIPT SCENES & PUBLIC SPEAKING
In this friendly and encouraging course we will practise duologues from plays chosen by the students as well as scenes from favourite movies. Students will learn how each scene is broken down and characterisation is improved.
Theatresports improves confidence whilst accessing your deeper creativity. It is fun, easy to learn and inspires the artist within. Classes will include a vocal and physical warm up, how to prepare for performance or public speaking, and how to handle anxiety.
A performance for the local community and to raise funds for a Fijian village primary school is on september 17th. And your chance to have fun on stage, with a theatre group.
Suitable for anyone, from absolute beginners to those who wish to improve their craft and have FUN.
- WHEN: Every fortnight
- WHERE: Waratah St, Katoomba
- COST: $198 for group classes/ $340 for privates with group sessions
- BOOKINGS: click here.
- Will also be held in Orange in September 2017 – for more information, contact Tracy Hardwick on 0401 969 606 or Tracy@tshdrama.com.
NDIS APPROVED CLASSES NOW AVAILABLE
In 2016 TSHDRAMA enjoyed creating programmes of drama, music, improvisation and helping to improve communication skills for people with disabilities. And we are expanding our classes in 2017, offering classes in Sydney, the Blue Mountains and Orange region. More info…
SKYPE SESSIONS/ FACE TO FACE LESSONS
For new and existing students based in Sydney we shall be offering weekly half hour lessons on Skype, and a monthly face to face lesson in Bondi junction.
Lessons will be scheduled for the same time each week, and we will be offering the Trinity College of London Speech and Drama syllabus, AMEB and NEW FOR 2017: The ASCA syllabus. Also private lessons in musical theatre, public speaking, job interview assistance lessons and how to speak confidently in front of your peers.
Lessons begin monday 6/2/17.
YOGADANCE IN THE MOUNTAINS BEGINNING SOON
I became a qualified yoga instructor in 1999, after practising for five years before then, and have had the pleasure of creating yoga4life to teach in the corporate arena of Sydney. I love to combine different styles of yoga and LOVE to do my practise to inspiring, cool music. We are delighted to be offering classes which teach what i love, and with the fabulous Mat Murray leading the music. More info…
IMPROVISATION, SCREEN ACTING & DUOLOGUE CLASSES, 18 + YRS NEW TO THE MOUNTAINS
Adult theatre sports, improvisation, dialogues and film script scenes. Teacher Tracy Hardwick.
Theatre sports improves confidence whilst accessing your deeper creativity. It is fun, easy to learn and inspires the artist within! More info…
PUBLIC SPEAKING WORKSHOP
Workshops will cover how to handle the nerves and anxiety and proper breathing techniques, speaking techniques, beliefs alignment, understanding your thought patterns and fun role-playing activities to keep the boredom to a minimum. More info…
ONE DAY YOGA RETREAT
A flowing balanced 90 minute class with music and attention to detail.
BUSHWALK – MEDITATION – PICNIC – DEEP BREATHING EXERCISES
Short bus ride to the park. Bring your own picnic. Return for Pranayama More info…
Mary Christmas knows how special Xmas is, and is looking forward to celebrating with you. At your party, sing along with her, or sit back and be soothed with heart rending Carols and uplifting xmas favourites. Lyrics can be provided should you and your guests want to join in.Enjoy favourites like Santa baby (Eartha Kit style) All I want for Xmas (Maria Carey version) Auld Lang Syne (Marina Prior’s soul enriching version) Last christmas (Cafe Del Mar Version) and Do they Know its Christmas. More info…