Acting technique for adults at The Talent Shack


Monday and Thursday Evenings

Mondays 7.30-9.30pm and Thursdays 6.30-8.30pm Acting for Adults

If you’re interested in building skills and experience in a safe and creative environment come to The Talent Shack!
Suitable for ages 16 and above. We’ve got no upper age limit. We will consider younger students according to experience and maturity.

Term dates

Summer 1 & 2

Monday 13th May 7.30-9.30 – first session of new term.  There will be 10 weeks til we break for the summer.  Fees are £100 for the 10 week block.  Full details of dates to be added here by start of term (13th May)


Last year we performed a double bill of Alan Ayckbourn’s Confusions and Gary Owens reworking of Spring Awakening.  Then an evening of monologues and scenes.  Last term, Spring 2019 the group performed scratch performances of Days of Significance and O Go My Man.   You don’t need previous experience just enthusiasm and commitment.


Please prepare a monologue no longer than 2 minutes and come prepared to perform it.

Once you have auditioned and been accepted into the company there is an annual membership fee of £50.  This entitles you to discounted masterclasses throughout the year that are only available to our members.  Fees can be paid in cash at The Talent Shack or by bank transfer.   Please ask for bank details.

To join us please email

All classes take place at The Talent Shack, Unit 17, Freemans Parc,

Penarth Road,

CF11 8EQ

Explore your acting skills in a safe and creative environment, taught by trained and experienced professionals. For anyone starting or re-starting their career, planning to go to drama school, or just for fun. No professional experience necessary.

Acting for Adults

Various acting techniques are taught to create believable and compelling characters and performances. All abilities and backgrounds welcome and encouraged.

Our aims are to teach techniques used in drama school and the Industry to build knowledge and confidence whatever your level of experience. Open to anyone willing to explore their potential and discover new things.

Adult Classes - Shelley Norton Management