Kevin Jackson Technique

An eight week series exploring Kevin’s Creative Habit Technique

NB. Commencement dates TBC due to Sydney lockdown. If you’re interested in this course, please do send in an application and we can get in touch once we have new dates. 

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Course Overview

This eight-week series is designed for actors who want to gain a fundamental insight into Kevin’s personal technique for actors. It is not a beginners acting course. This course comes highly recommended for those working professionals looking to gain detailed insights into the artistic process. Kevin will teach you script analysis, character development techniques and detailed grammatical work, changing your professional mindset and lifting your focus, forcing you to be the best artist you can be. Think of this series as the nuts and bolts of the actors tool kit, a great refresher or a detailed look into another type of process.

Course Outline

The course is broken down into a few main areas of discovery. We explore each of these areas through the below structure.

  • The Writer As God
  • Historical Work
  • Punctuation / Grammar 
  • Close Reading
  • Linear Work
  • Personlisation Technqiues
  • Use of the Stanivlavski Questions

Course Outcomes

This series will equip you with all the necessary techniques to develop any character for any script. This is a base line fundamental understanding of Kevin’s acting technique. 

    • Form a base methodology for use on any text
    • Clear understanding of how to ‘read’ any text
    • Development of your own Creative Habit
  • Use of personalisation & text
  • Clear understanding between habit and technique
  • Kevin will raise the bar on your understanding of what it takes to be a great actor.

Summer Series Session Details

When: 8 x Tuesday Nights

Dates: October 2021 TBC

Time: 7pm – 10pm

Venue: 18 City Rd, Chippendale, NSW 2008

Participants: 12-14 Maximum

Price: $495.00 incl GST (members receive 10% off)

Session Details

About Kevin Jackson

Kevin Jackson is one of the country’s most experienced acting teachers. In 2011 he retired from the National Institute of Dramatic Arts (NIDA) after more than twenty years service to the school, and in the process trained some of the most prominent and emerging actors in the industry today. For more than fourteen years Kevin also taught at the American Conservatory Theatre (ACT) in San Francisco, and more recently at The Actors Center in Sydney and now at The HubStudio. Graduates Kevin has taught during his time at NIDA include, Baz Luhrmann, Richard Roxburgh, Jacqueline McKenzie, Miranda Otto, Cate Blanchett, Essie Davis, Nicholas Bishop & Sam Worthington.

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Apply For The Course

Please send an expression of interest including your C.V. to or use the below form. Please note the course is by invitation only. If accepted we shall send out an application form with all the course information. Notification for acceptance will be made no later than one week before course commencement.

If offered your place will only be held once payment is received in full. Failure to do so will forfeit your place on the course. For more information or queries please don’t hesitate to call on (02) 9212 0522 or alternatively email us on the above address.

Course Application Form

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Further Questions

The HubStudio prides itself on helping professional actors to facilitate their training journey. If you would like more information about this course, or more importantly which courses would suit you best, then please email or call us to discuss your training goals.