Acting Workshop with Soap Director

Ian Bevitt

16 Years and above 

Ian Bevitt

Acting Workshop




Morning Class

10.30 am - 13.30pm

Afternoon Class

2 pm - 5pm


York RI 

The Waiting Room.

22 Queen Street York

YO24 1AD

Price: £49pp

Who is Ian Bevitt

Ian is a bafta and RTS award-winning freelance director.   He is best known for directing the soaps Emmerdale, Coronation Street, and Hollyoaks. 

His TV credits include progammes such as;

Homefront, Waterloo Road, Heartbeat, and Where the Heart is, 

just to name a selection from his extensive body of work. 

About the workshop

This is an exclusive interactive workshop for

just 14  participants per class.   

Ian will impart his extensive knowledge of the industry.  each participant will work on scenes from TV and he will give direction on how it can be improved.   


We will record your performance so you can watch it back.

How To Book


As the spaces are so limited we require

full payment at the time of booking.

This can be paid via PayPal. 


Please call:

07824517599 or 01759 318192 

Or book online


to reserve your space today.

Book Online



• Workshops must be paid in full at the time of booking via BACS or PayPal

• Cancel Less than 20 days and the full amount is liable. If we can rebook your place we can refund your money.
• Cancellations less than 14 days before arrival the full amount is liable.
• If we need to cancel a full refund will be given to each participant


“The workshop is educational and should not be considered as a job interview or audition. Attending workshops is not a way to obtain employment as an actor. It is a learning/educational experience. The presence of a Casting Director is neither a guarantee nor a promise of employment. Contact with a Casting Director at a workshop rarely results in any further contact with that Casting Director, Director, Producer or any company affiliated with that Casting Director.”

Travel costs incurred by the student are not the responsibility of  FIRST TAKE WORKSHOPS  Please note that in the event of cancellation due to adverse weather, transport disruption or illness of either the industry professional or student, FIRST TAKE WORKSHOPS take no responsibility and are not liable for any costs associated with travel/overnight arrangements that are made and paid for in advance where the event does not subsequently take place at the designated time and date.  All efforts will be made to reschedule where at all possible.   Your responsibility It is the responsibility of the actor to ensure that any prep required for a workshop is received and worked on in good time. It is not the responsibility of FIRST TAKE WORKSHOPS if the student is unprepared for the workshop/ and does not have suitable materials with him/her to perform. It should be assumed that no facilities to copy or print speeches will be available at the venue.

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