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16 May - Audition Masterclass - Valerie O'Connor
Valerie O'Connor

Audition Masterclass – Valerie O’Connor

Monday 16 May, 10am-6pm

DIT Conservatory, Rathmines

For 3rd-year DIT students only. Not open to the public. 

Valerie O'Connor stars on TV3's cop drama Red Rock and has appeared in Love/Hate,The Tudors and The Clinic. She has also worked with leading Irish theatre directors Lynne Parker and Wayne Jordan on stages such as The Gate Theatre and The Gaiety Theatre. Valerie is a graduate of the DIT Drama programme and has an M.A. in Classical Acting from the Central School of Speech and Drama (London). Valerie's masterclass will focus on audition technique, including preparation and performance of monologues as well as CVs, headshots and communication strategies, both in the audition room and in  online communication before and after. During the full-day workshop, participants (limited to the final-year students on the BA in Drama) prepare their audition pieces and their marketing material in advance and receive vigorous individual feedback over the course of the day.