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Mankind's Soundboard

We were given an instruction and introduction to Foley sound, the art of creating sound effects using sometimes bizarre methods that actually create rather genuine sounds. A particular example of this bizarreness was to use the crunching of granola t

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bubbles

today we experiemneted with foley sound. This was my  first expereince doing things like this. This morning we learned about how the expererts use different things to create everyday sound. Examples of this includes using hands on a wooden floor to m

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(I)t came from outer space...

Our newest piece of work was the creation of an audio performance, an audio tour to be specific. The brief was to create one based on the Sheffield ampitheatre that combined actual historical facts as well as some original information, which is somet

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the discovery

when we first got the task to create an audio work for the amphitheatre I didnt even know it was a place. So when we wnet in our class break i was plaesed to discover its right next to wear i live. When i visisted I made sure to take olots of picture

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notes on the notebook

i chose a monolouge from the notebook as i knew the movie therefore the context of the character and scene. this meant i could crack straight on without doing prior research. this helped me get into the role and have more emotinal ties and relataabil

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hollyoaks

ive never perfoemed a doulouge for camera beore so this experience was totally new. me and brandon when we had originally got the script had made notes on almost every line about the kind of camera angels and shots we wanted to use. howeevr on the da

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Marco Solo

Monologues. Very easy things are monologues. It's a lot easier to learn lines when it's all on you. I believe I learnt mine on the same day I chose it, the monologue itself being Mike Ehrmentraut's 'Half Measures' scene from the episode with the same

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Soap, scripts, screen... And Summer

Soap operas aren't my thing, I must admit. I played my part much more low-key than you'd expect, the over the top, shouty style of soap acting is certainly not something I enjoy, though I believe I did a fairly decent job with it.

Learning the script

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Forging connections!

We recently hosted a dynamic networking event at the Performance Lab that brought together an inspiring mix of creative minds from our BA (Hons) Acting and Performance, BA (Hons) Film & Media Production, and MA Filmmaking programmes. This event was a

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Journey of 1,000 steps

 

I have begun my acting journey and I have found it to be an amazing introduction to the world of acting. Both onstage and behind the scenes. What has stood out to me the most is how physically demanding this course is going to be. Flexibility holds

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The Rainbow Connection

Rainbow connections. Hope, dreaming and other general goodness. I've had a lot of these things happen since starting my acting course. Did I mention I was on an acting course? Well I have now, you're welcome darlings. 

Stay a while and listen.

We've ha

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A Journey Through The Creative Arts

My name is Molly Ellis and I am 19 years of age. I have chosen to study on this programme as it contains fields in drama and performance that I am interested in. One of the reasons why I have chosen to study on this course is because the course doesn

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My Acting journey

Hello Im Xavi/Xaviera She/Her in my 1st year of acting and performance at sheffield hallam Im 22 years of age. 

I started acting , sining and dancing  the age of 4 at stagecoach performing arts school which bulit my confidence futher to be an actor th

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My Acting Journey

Hey there my name is Luke and i live in sheffield.

I started acting in plays in primary schools since i was 10 years old, i did the usual nativity (Couldnt have been a better donkey by the way) but i have done two musical plays after that one being th

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The Wild Card

Whether I'm singing, acting or completely glamming myself up for the fun of it; there's nothing that I'm a stranger to when it comes to presenting myself in some 'unorthodox' way. 

At 14, I began dabbling with music thus a performer was born. When I w

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How the world became my stage

Hi, I’m Amy and I’m 18 from Leeds.

 

I have done Drama ever since I can remember from doing local community shows to recently becoming a national youth member, drama has always played a big role in my life. A drama environment is where I’ve felt most c

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My acting journey

Hello, I’m Noel I’m 20 and I’ve been acting for roughly 10 years with most of the performances I’ve done being during school hours in roles ranging from Joseph (Technicolor dream coat) to the dame Slapan (A muppets Christmas carol). It was quite simp

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Mankind's Soundboard


We were given an instruction and introduction to Foley sound, the art of creating sound effects using sometimes bizarre methods that actually create rather genuine sounds. A particular example of this bizarreness was to use the crunching of…

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Views: 2
Comments: 0

bubbles


today we experiemneted with foley sound. This was my  first expereince doing things like this. This morning we learned about how the expererts use different things to create everyday sound. Examples of this includes using hands on a wooden floor…

Read more…
Views: 5
Comments: 1

(I)t came from outer space...


Our newest piece of work was the creation of an audio performance, an audio tour to be specific. The brief was to create one based on the Sheffield ampitheatre that combined actual historical facts as well as some original information, which is…

Read more…
Views: 23
Comments: 1

the discovery


when we first got the task to create an audio work for the amphitheatre I didnt even know it was a place. So when we wnet in our class break i was plaesed to discover its right next to wear i live. When i visisted I made sure to take olots of…

Read more…
Views: 27
Comments: 1

notes on the notebook


i chose a monolouge from the notebook as i knew the movie therefore the context of the character and scene. this meant i could crack straight on without doing prior research. this helped me get into the role and have more emotinal ties and…

Read more…
Views: 23
Comments: 1

hollyoaks


ive never perfoemed a doulouge for camera beore so this experience was totally new. me and brandon when we had originally got the script had made notes on almost every line about the kind of camera angels and shots we wanted to use. howeevr on…

Read more…
Views: 24
Comments: 1

Marco Solo


Monologues. Very easy things are monologues. It's a lot easier to learn lines when it's all on you. I believe I learnt mine on the same day I chose it, the monologue itself being Mike Ehrmentraut's 'Half Measures' scene from the episode with the…

Read more…
Views: 37
Comments: 1