Jude Alderson Acting Coach portrait






“ I've known Jude for 30 years. She’s an incisive and brilliant coach,
going to those places others don’t dare to tread, with magnificent results.”
Jeremy Zimmerman: Casting Director

Jude coaches privately and in small groups in Camden, London. Her experience as actor,
director and writer in both theatre and film, spans 35 years in the profession.

Jude is now offering Skype classes during the current lockdown.

She has developed a distinctive approach to acting training that releases and strengthens the actor.
Her method has a high success rate in the industry and 100% success rate with people applying
to Drama School this year and last year.

Through detailed text study and improvisation, the actor develops confidence and flexibility
plus a relaxed approach, which enables him or her to play to their own strengths.
Through this strong and purposeful approach, one’s own unique qualities can be developed.
And – most importantly - it gives actors an active strategy for working in the profession.

Jude has worked in close collaboration with casting directors and has many close contacts within the industry; as well as directing and coaching at most of the major London Drama and Music Schools (Royal Academy of Music, RADA, Central School of Speech and Drama, Royal College of Music, Drama Centre etc.)
She currently runs her own company Amazonia www.amazoniamusictheatre.com

In group work, Jude regularly creates & directed plays from the ensemble of actors who attend her classes, ‘Blood Wedding’, ‘Itinerants’, ‘Ethical People’ ‘Ensemble 17’, ‘The Land’ – have all been performed successfully in London fringe theatres and Camden and Edinburgh festivals (Jack Lyons Theatre, Lion and Unicorn, Hackney Empire, Oval House, Riverside Studios, The Cockpit, T^ete-a-T^ete International Festival Kings Cross, The Etcetera Camden) and has enabled participants to make contacts and work within the industry.

Jude also runs residential workshops in France.
Jude Alderson: +44 (0) 207 586 8239/ 07740 983298