A Drama School Mumbai Initiative

Learn Film Acting

For those who want to learn the fundamentals of film & TV acting and act confidently in front of the camera.

5-Course Bundle @ 25% Off

What you’ll learn?

This bundle of courses will help you understand the technicalities of performing in front of the camera. This course will help you in building characters, preparing dialogues and analysing the script & you will become a more confident actor.

Course 1

ACTING FOR CAMERA
अभिनय और कैमरा

BY JOY SENGUPTA
A Veteran Film & Theatre Actor

Learn how to act confidently in front of the camera.

5 Modules, 29 Classes, 7 Resources

This course will help you learn the fundamental concepts of film acting. You will explore the technicalities of different acting mediums & camera language. You will learn vocal, physical, technical & psychological aspects of acting for the camera to help you become a more confident performer.

Concepts you will learn:
Voice & Speech
Body Movements
Dialogue Delivery
Emotions & Expressions
Improvisation & Imagination
Different Acting Mediums
Camera Framing
Camera Angles & Shots
Acting & Reacting
Final Camera Performance

Course 2

BREAKING OPEN CHARACTERS
किरदारों की खोज

BY PUJA SARUP
Internationally Trained Actor & Theatre Director

Learn how to prepare & perform a character for films & stage.

6 Modules, 39 Classes, 11 Resources

This course will help you learn technical and performative aspects of character building for films & stage. This course will take you through the different stages of the character-building process and you will be able to play strong & memorable characters.

Concepts you will learn:
Observation Skills
Art of Imagination
Art of Listening
Character Research
Voice & Body
Costume & Makeup
Character Building
Final Character Performance

Course 3

MASTERING MONOLOGUES
स्वगत से मुलाक़ात

BY NIKETAN SHARMA
Trained Actor, Writer & Theatre Director

Learn how to prepare & deliver impactful dramatic monologues.

6 Modules, 26 Classes, 10 Resources

This online acting course will help you learn techniques to analyse, understand, embody and perform a monologue impactfully with clarity, strength and authenticity. You will learn all the skills that you must have in order to understand any given text and perform it with power.

Concepts you will learn:
Neutral & Dramatic Reading
Thought Changes
Working with Subtext
Memorising Lines
Dialogue Delivery
Speech Clarity
Character Psyche
Preparing Monologue
Final Monologue Performance

Course 4

ART OF SCRIPT ANALYSIS
स्क्रिप्ट से जान पहचान

BY TUSHAR PANDEY
Internationally Trained Film & Theatre Actor

Learn how to analyse & understand a script like a pro.

6 Modules, 30 Classes, 12 Resources

In this online acting course, you will learn a step-by-step method to analyse any given script, scenes and characters which will help you to become a more confident performer.

Concepts you will learn:
Play Reading
Themes & Styles
Scenes Break Down
Exciting Moments
Conflict Graphs
Script Structure
Script Research
Character Analysis
Character Truth & Want
Final Performance

Course 5

ART OF AUDITIONING
ऑडिशन का हुनर

BY MANEESH VERMA
Trained Actor, Director & Producer

Learn how to prepare and give a perfect audition

7 Modules, 41 Classes, 13 Resources

This online acting course offers the most practical approach to preparing and performing any given audition. It will provide you with hands-on acting audition solutions to all the difficulties that you can face while giving auditions.

Concepts you will learn:
Ease Of Camera
Preparing Audition Scene
Preparing The Character
Imagination & Improvisation
Memorising Dialogues
Audition Tips & Techniques
Rehearsal Methods
Delivering Audition
Final Performance

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Frequently Asked Questions

GENERAL

These beginner acting courses provide you with the basic knowledge of acting and theatre in an engaging manner. Even if you are not involved in the creative arts, these online drama lessons will equip you with critical life skills such as self-awareness, effective communication, confidence, and creative expression.

Our courses are designed holistically and do not restrict themselves to fields of pursuit or levels of study. If you are interested in exploring the world of theatre and acting, these courses provide you with the basic building blocks in an engaging manner. Even if you are not involved in the creative arts, these courses will equip you with critical life skills like self-awareness, confidence, effective communication and creative expression.

Each Ekalavya course is designed to be stand-alone. If you want to pursue a career in acting and theatre, we recommend beginning with the first course, ‘Breaking Open Characters’ which deals with the most basic concept of characterization and how to approach the portrayal of different characters.

These courses provide the building blocks of study in the field of acting and theatre-making. Ekalavya courses cover foundational concepts that serve as an essential first step to launching your creative journey and your acting career.

We strongly encourage learners to take charge of their own creative journeys. We believe this self-drive is key to success in the theatre and acting industry. Our courses act as critical catalysts in this journey. We motivate our learners to actively get involved in fun and engaging exercises. Every course requires a performance submission in the end where learnings come together to mould something tangible. Personal stories, anecdotes, and greenroom hacks form an indispensable part of the courses. Online forums will also ensure a community exchange of ideas, and a space to ideate and grow consistently.

COURSES

Once enrolled, you will be able to access the course modules and individual study sessions contained within those modules. Please check your email for login instructions. It is advised that you download the course on your device so that you are able to access the same in case of unavailability of the internet.

The assignments will be reviewed by the Ekalavya team at the Drama School Mumbai as part of the criteria for successfully completing a course.

Yes, you will receive a course completion certificate once you submit your final course assignment and it has been accepted by Ekalavya.

You can access your purchased courses on our mobile app currently available on Android. Please click here to download the application.

Presently, all Ekalavya courses come with lifetime validity. You can take them at your own pace and time. The validity period can change in future but if you have bought a course with lifetime validity then it will remain as it is.