In personal communication, how we are able to convey an idea, feeling or emotion is as important or more than the message itself.
We just have to take a look at the media and social media to see that the one with the most knowledge about a topic or the one with the greatest coherence is not always the one who best manages to connect with an audience. Success is assured for those who are capable of persuading, explaining and transmitting the distinctive features of information.
Actors have techniques and tools to maximize the effectiveness of their communication skills. They know how to analyze and prepare a character and represent it perfectly. They are able to speak naturally and forcefully to reach the public, even if they are saying words written by other people.
They project a personality and release the power of imagination. They know how to stay calm, even though there are hundreds of eyes on them. Actors are specialized in connecting with their audience and they know that self-confidence and the ability to communicate well are achieved through practice.
At the end of the course the student will have acquired the knowledge and skills to: