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Hamilton Workshop + Private Lesson with Lilly Loca

  • limelight dance academy 144 Rototuna Road Hamilton, Waikato, 3210 New Zealand (map)


10.00am - 12.00pm - Acting Techniques & Characterisation (public group class)
12.00pm - 1.00pm - Private Tuition (available to book)

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Price: $30.00pp*
Duration: 2 Hours
Restrictions: 16+ Years Only
Experience: Beginner - Advanced
Minimum Numbers: 4 people
Maximum Numbers: 10 people
* Up front payment via bank transfer must be made to secure your spot in this course. Please PM Nat Hugill Creative (Lilly Loca) to book.

This class is dedicated to helping you learn about the techniques of drama (voice, body, movement and space), character & movement, and how you can apply them to any style of performance!

Natalie (aka. Lilly Loca) has taught drama and dance for prominent high schools around Auckland as well as having a vast amount of experience teaching all ages, from kindergartners to senior citizens. She has a Bachelor of Arts degree as well as a Graduate Diploma in Teaching (Secondary). Combined with her experience as a professional actress, burlesquer, MC and producer in New Zealand, this will be one workshop you won't want to miss.

Known for being the 'mistress of disguise' and for her various characters, she'll help you develop as a performer and a person!

In this two hour intensive, you will learn the following though various different exercises:

- Voice - pitch, tone, volume, accent
- Body - facial expression, posture, eye contact, gesture
- Movement - timing, energy, dance
- Space - personal, general, levels
- Seven levels of tension
- The basics of improvisation
- Characterization
- Melodramatic techniques

This workshop is fabulous for anyone regardless of experience. So long as you have an open mind and are eager to participate, there's a space for you! 

You will also receive a resource booklet outlining all of the activities and resources you will have used throughout the duration of the workshop.

What you will need to bring/wear:

- Comfortable clothes and flat shoes that don't restrict your movement
- Water & Food
- Notepad & pen for making jot notes
- A sense of fun and an open mind!



Time: 12.00pm - 1.00pm
Availability: 1x space available
Special Price: $80.00* for 1 hour (only eligible if you enrol in the 'Acting Technique & Characterisation' Workshop as well). 
Normal Price: $95.00*
* Up front payment via bank transfer must be made to secure your spot in this course. Please PM Nat Hugill Creative (Lilly Loca) to book.

Take your acts and performances to the next level with private professional development tuition with Nat Hugill Creative (Lilly Loca). 

A trained and experienced performing arts teacher, entertainer and director, Lilly will be able to with the following: 

- Develop an act in the making 
- Give constructive feed back + feed forward
- Give you practical exercises and advice to enable you to develop as a performer
- Help you find your "point of difference"