Lights, Camera, Action! Young Actors’ Weekend Crash Course
Lights, Camera, Action! Young Actors’ Weekend Crash Course
With Young Actors Coach Paul Lockwood


Acting classes designed for Children/Teenagers who show a passion for acting and wish to enhance their skills in acting for screen and stage.

Actors Studio offers weekend crash courses in Theatre, Television and Film for young actors aged 11 – 16 at the world-renowned Pinewood Studios. Children will work alongside experienced actor and acting coach Paul Lockwood to learn the difference between stage and screen performances, while developing a high set of skills to achieve a truthful performance.

Lights Camera Action widens a young actors skill-set with sessions that include, acting techniques, devising short scenes, script work, audition techniques, screen and stage acting, listening and reacting skills. 

Meet Your Tutor

Paul Lockwood

Young Actors Coach

Paul Lockwood is a screen actor and stage performer who specialises in working with young performers to help them realise their potential on screen. Paul works with both professional and beginners understanding the needs to help them succeed.

Course Outline

Our young actors are encouraged to work collaboratively, learning to give and accept constructive criticism and feedback to make them better actors. Our course also inspires confidence, social interaction, creativity and most of all fun in a secure and supportive environment.
Children will film and receive an edited digital version of their scene!
Special sessions in Audition Technique and Casting Advice will be offered where appropriate.
Classes are held in our studio at Pinewood Studios over Weekends


See Below for Upcoming Dates

Designed For

Young Performers (11 to 16)


10am to 5pm

What You'll Love

Film a Scene From a Film at Pinewood Studios

Held at Pinewood Studios

You’ll be working at the heart of the British Film Industry and home to some of the world’s most influential film makers. Feel inspired and build your confidence as you work with industry leading professionals in a supportive environment.

Getting to Pinewood

Free parking is available on site. A free shuttle bus service runs to Pinewood from nearby stations, including Uxbridge Tube Station, Slough and Gerrards Cross.

Casting professionals choose Spotlight to cast their projects because performers on Spotlight are recognised as the industry’s best. 

To be eligible to apply for Spotlight Membership, you have to successfully earn 400 Points from Actors Studio Training.

Spotlight Eligibility

Each course is worth a certain amount of points. Courses can be repeated to earn points. See below how many points you can earn from this course.

Booking Options

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  • Held at Pinewood Studios
  • Popular with young performers looking to realise their potential
  • Filmed scene for future development
  • Further advice will be given to those showing potential
  • Inspiring general confidence, social interaction and creativity
  • Learning Outcomes

  • Audition technique for commercial, film and stage
  • The differences between stage and screen performances
  • How to achieve emotionally truthful performance
  • How to behave on a film set
  • Developing listening and reacting skills
  • Course Location

    Actors Studio, Pinewood Studios, Pinewood Road, Iver Heath, SL0 0NH.

    • Free parking available on site.
    • Free shuttle bus service from Uxbridge Tube Station, Slough & Gerrards Cross.
    • Canteen & Coffee Shops on Site.

    Payment Options

    We accept all major debit and credit cards from international Banks. Take advantage of PayPal’s Pay In 3, splitting the cost into 3 interest free payments.

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