Acting Masterclass with Paul Clayton
with Paul Clayton
“What makes acting so attractive is you get to break all your own rules.”
Actor and director Paul Clayton will run a workshop looking at how actors can challenge more in the rehearsal room and take ownership of their work. He’ll be joined by professional actors Maanuv Thiara and Victoria Wicks.
Paul Clayton is best known to audiences for his appearances in five series of the award winning Channel 4 comedy Peep Show and two series of the BAFTA-winning comedy Him and Her on BBC 3. Recently appearing in Holby, This is Alan Partridge, and Shakespeare and Hathaway, He will shortly be seen in a new film project with Steve Coogan, and new Sky comedy series ‘Breeders’ with Martin Freeman.
Maanuv Thiara is an award-winning actor most recently seen in series 5 of Line of Duty, and alongside Andrew Scott in Hamlet, both on screen and in the West End. Other TV work includes The Boy With The Topknot. Extensive theatre credits include Approaching Empty, The Funeral Director, Trojan Horse, A Passage to India, True Brits.
Victoria Wicks is best known to audiences for six series of the award-winning Channel Four sitcom Drop The Dead Donkey in which she played the iconic Sally Smedley. She is a previous member of the Royal Shakespeare Company and an associate artist of Howard Barker’s Wrestling School for whom she has appeared in many productions. Numerous other television appearances include Midsummer Murders, Glue, The Mighty Boosh, Skins, Dr Who, Sherlock, Silent Witness as well as appearances in the recent films The Imitation Game and High Rise.