the howard fine acting studio full time course
In 2017, the Howard Fine Acting Studio:Australia will enter its sixth year of operation, in which time it has established itself as one of Australia's leading actor training institutions. The Howard Fine Acting Studio's Full Time course is arguably the most unique and intensive one-year training course available to Australian actors. Applications are now open for the 2017 course. On this page, you will find examples of Howard leading the training here in Australia, video testimonials from past students and a photo gallery (featuring classes and images of faculty). Please enjoy taking a more in depth look at the Full Time course, and scroll down if you would like to ask a question, apply or return to our Full Time course page on our website.
All Full Time course study units are taught in accordance with The Studio's core set of acting principles, based on those taught by Howard Fine, and outlined in his book 'Fine on Acting: A Vision of the Craft.' The above video was filmed at one of Howard's Melbourne Master Classes and is an example of the training that students will undertake with Howard and the other faculty members.
In this video, Howard Fine discusses the importance of 'place'. The Studio has an extensive array of props and set pieces to allow students to create place for their scene work.
HFAS faculty member and head of the Full Time course Marilyn McIntyre discusses the difference between an actor rushing and a character in a class at the Melbourne studio.
This gallery contains images of students and faculty at work during the Full Time course, it features some of the Studio's facilities, including furniture and props available for student use, as well as our newly renovated theatre.
2013 graduate and Neighbours actress Sabeena Manalis discusses what is unique and beneficial about the Full Time course.
Some of our graduates discuss their experience training as part of the Full Time course.