Part-Time Acting
Introduction to Performance and Theatre skills Programme

The aim of this 12 week part-time course is to provide an entry point into the performing arts for aspiring actors with little training or experience. The course will provide a comprehensive foundation in the basic skills and techniques of acting, introducing a new concept each week. The 12th and final class will be a showcase of some of the work achieved during the course, giving the students the opportunity to perform and get feedback on their progress. Students will receive a certificate confirming that they have successfully completed the course, and will have the option to continue the following term.

Course Dates

3 August 2019 – 19 October 2019

Application Process:
Please submit the following documents:
X Checklist: Please tick the box with an (x) to make sure all the necessary documents are attached to your application

  • A complete application form
  • 1 Certified copy of ID
  • Motivational Letter

Please submit applications to ONE of the following options:


Submit by hand to

The Market Theatre Laboratory
The Market Square
138 Lillian Ngoyi Street
Newtown, Johannesburg, 2001

Post to

The Market Theatre Laboratory
PO Box 8656

For enquiries, please call (+27) 11 838 7498 or email