TAKE ACTION!

On November 6th and 7th at the Personal Best Academy in Mansfield, Nottinghamshire, you can join the 'TAKE ACTION' two day event with exciting workshops in Screen Action for Film, TV & Entertainment. 

With a limited number of spaces available, this is an ideal opportunity for action actors, martial artists and anyone wanting to break into the UK Indie Action Actor Industry to learn and develop some new skills that will not only increase your repertoire but add confidence to your screen fighting performances.  

4 Action Workshops to choose from!

The two day 'Take Action' event gives you the flexibility to choose the workshops you're most interested in at an exclusively discounted rate. You can choose as many workshops as you like over the weekend...

However if you book all 4 you get one workshop absolutely FREE!! 

No previous experience is required!

All courses are open to anyone 16yrs+
(-18yrs will require a parent/ guardian to accompany them)
and you can be reassured that the event will be 

ON THE DAY...
A PAR-Q form will be required on the day and a negative COVID-19 LFT in order to participate.
If you do not have access to a LFT kit, we will be able to provide you with one on the day before entering the facility.

Please do not attend if you have tested positive for COVID-19, have symptoms, been in contact with any that has tested positive or are required to self-isolate. 



 

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DAY 1: Saturday 6th November
 

  • Screen Fighting 101:
    Time: 11.30am - 1.30pm / Cost: £20 / Venue: Personal Best Academy, Unit 2 The Broadway, Mansfield, Notts NG18 2RL

    The workshop will cover... Basic Screen fighting skills, Dynamic Choreography, Understanding the Line and Impact, Basic Falls, Timing, Fight Reactions and more!
    *No previous experience required, although any Martial Art training will be a bonus. Please bring any stunt pads or safety equipment with you on the day if possible but not essential.

  • Action Performance Weapons (Staff):
    Time: 2.30pm - 4.30pm / Cost: £20 / Venue: Personal Best Academy, Unit 2 The Broadway, Mansfield, Notts NG18 2RL

    The workshop will cover... Basic Bo / Staff Skills, manipulations, spins, Bo Fight Choreography, Partner drills and transferable weapons skills for different film props!
    *No previous experience required, although any Weapons training will be a bonus. Please bring a Bo / Staff with you on the day if possible but not essential.

 


 
DAY 2: Sunday 7th November

  • Dynamic Kicks Drills & Skills: 
    Time: 11.30am - 1.30pm / Cost: £20 / Venue: Personal Best Academy, Unit 2 The Broadway, Mansfield, Notts NG18 2RLThe workshop will cover... Stretching for Action sequences, Explosive Kicks for screen, Kicking Combinations, Kicking Conditioning, Partner drills and skills and more!
    *No previous experience required, although any Martial Art training will be a bonus. No equipment required.

  • How to Create, Design & Shoot Your Previz / Show Reel: 
    Time: 2.30pm - 4.30pm / Cost: £20 / Venue: Personal Best Academy, Unit 2 The Broadway, Mansfield, Notts NG18 2RLThe workshop will cover... How to plan and shoot for your show reel, Action Design Basics, The tools and equipment to use, Choosing the best angles and frame rates, Your Shot list and a practical exercise using your smartphone.  
    *No previous experience required. You will need a smart phone.

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