Suzie Hardgrave | Expertise in Acting for the Contemporary Actor | Specialisations

Acting:

  • Character acting for contemporary theatrical performance
  • Straight acting for the contemporary stage
  • Performance skills for the contemporary stage
  • Advanced specialisation in acting methodology through Masters and doctorate studies in practice-based research

Theatremaking:

  • Theatrical performance genres of realism, magic realism, poetic realism and hyper-realism
  • Technique of innovative, professional contemporary practice originating from Stanislavsky and Chekhov technique
  • Contemporary text analysis for stage, screen and performance
  • Physicalisation and movement of character and contemporary text
Suzie Hardgrave | Expertise in Acting for the Contemporary Actor

Teaching:

  • Devising theatrical contemporary works for solo and small ensembles
  • Theatrical Autofiction: Generating solo and ensemble work from autobiographical material in to fiction for performance
  • Audition technique for professional acting schools – NIDA, WAPPA and VCA in contemporary text and devised performance.
  • Stagecraft language for contemporary stage