Weekend Introduction to The Spiritual Psychology of Acting

Join John Osborne Hughes, creator of The Spiritual Psychology of Acting, as he takes you on a live journey into the heart of great acting and shares the essential techniques of the art and craft of character creation.

Two day live intensive intro workshop in London

An opportunity to learn the essential techniques of the Spiritual Psychology of Acting and work in person with John Osborne Hughes.

The knowledge and technique of great acting, for newcomers and professionals seeking something more...

The Spiritual Psychology of Acting is an evolution of the system of Stanislavski, with cutting edge psychology and spiritual philosophy.

The weekend workshop explores the philosophy, principles and psychological technique of great acting.

The workshop is guaranteed to get you inspired and help you progress to the next level with your work.

The full training is designed to create actors of the highest calibre - a delight to work with and an inspiration to watch.

There will be a 1 hour lunch break, 1-2pm, and a 15 minute refreshment break in the afternoon. Please wear clothing you are comfortable moving around in.

Weekend Workshop Dates

Special offer - book before 16th March and receive a 20% discount. £232 instead of £290

Saturday 23rd March, 11am - 5.45pm GMT

Sunday 24th March, 11am - 5.45pm GMT

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Simple practical exercises will be introduced to assimilate the basic techniques
The session starts with meditation and a reading to help focus your attention.
Intro seminars are hosted live in London.

What will I learn?

  • The three main purposes of theatre/ cinematic art
  • The principles of great acting
  • The qualities of a great actor
  • The four key questions for designing a character
  • How to increase awareness (the ability to observe your own thoughts)
  • How to raise your own level of consciousness
  • The secrets of charisma and stage/screen presence, and how to develop them
  • The psychology of casting. How to prepare for auditions. Properly.
  • The principles of zen and the art of acting
  • How to develop your imagination
  • How to programme a purpose
  • Introduction to mind triads: the three essential elements of the character’s psyche
  • Meditation for actors

"I attended ‘The Spiritual Psychology of Acting’ course instead of Drama School, and the knowledge I’ve obtained has allowed me to approach any professional environment with confidence."

Jacob Dudman, Actor
Medici, The Stranger, The A List
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Hear what students have to say

Our students have gone on to work on major Hollywood feature films, prime time international TV shows, independent film productions, soap operas, Broadway and in London’s West End.

See what our students say about The Spiritual Psychology of Acting

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Weekend Introduction Workshop

Upcoming Dates

Special offer - book before 16th March and receive a 20% discount. £232 instead of £290

Saturday 23rd March, 11am - 5.45pm BST

Sunday 24th March, 11am - 5.45pm BST

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For individual course
Total of
Of Teaching
This course is
In Person
with John Osborne Hughes
*If you are unable to attend, the price of your course will be added as credit for another course of your choice.

"John’s Spiritual Psychology of Acting workshops had a profound effect on me, both personally, and professionally. I was able to see more clearly on how to approach working on a character in a clear and systematic way."

Stephen Park, Actor
The French Dispatch, Fargo, Do the Right Thing, Asteroid City, State of Play, Snowpiercer, A Serious Man
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