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Monday, April 9, 2018


Impulse (a desire to act), by Durban Actors Studio, is a weekly acting class which offers a continuous group training environment to develop and expand your performance skill set.

Each term the studio follows a new and different theme; ranging from comedy to character development, basic skills of an actor to script work, improvisation to devising drama. Classes are led by highly experienced theatre practitioners and provide solid, structured training in a fun and supportive environment; plus, the opportunity to meet new people and network in a creative environment.

Weekly classes are intended to upgrade skills and knowledge to ensure success in the performance field, they are not credit-bearing and not registered on the National Qualifications Framework (NQF). Certificates of Attendance are only handed out at the end of an academic year and only when a student has undertaken at least three terms with the studio.

Frequently Asked Questions

-No formal training or matric certificate required – suitable for all skills levels
-Impulse is not a short course; it is a weekly ongoing skills development class
-You can leave at the end of a term BUT you must give the required notice else your registration rolls over and you will be liable for the next terms fee
-Fluency in English essential
-No audition process and no registration fee
-Minimum of 6 students, maximum of 12 per class
-Minimum age 16, no maximum age

Class Days/Times
-Evening Class: 18h00 to 19h00 every Wednesday during a school term – FULL
-Day Class: 11h00 to 12noon every Thursday during a school term – five places left, deadline April 9
-Venue: Durban Actors Studio

Fees: R800 before the start of each term (approx. nine classes per term)

To register and pay for the daytime class visit

Payment MUST be made on registration or the registration will be cancelled.

(NB: The online form is a legal and binding training contract - ensure you read T&Cs carefully before submitting.)