TAKE YOUR ACTING TO THE NEXT LEVEL!
EMBODIMENT FOR ACTORS offers professional training courses to awaken the actor's physical and inner world.
Our Embodiment process allows access to the shadow self and archetypes, encouraging intuitive organic impulses and a freedom of expression of the actor's instrument.
'Highly recommend this class to any Melbourne based actor! Ally Sanford, Working Actor'
'Working with Maree was a transformative experience' Jessica The Jester, Entertainer
'Maree possesses a highly attuned ability to access actors emotional blocks and bring these to the conscious level. She weaves a sacred space and I feel totally safe at all times'. Anon
'Maree's creative process is organic, effective, safe and healing'. Loretta,Facilitator
‘Working with you opened windows of inspiration and opportunity. I’ve become more self aware of my thoughts and feelings and have become more of a confident person from that. Every session brought a new feeling and a new form of growth and I was always excited for what the new session would bring’. Musical Theatre Performer. Harper Lawrence
EMBODIMENT FOR ACTORS is a privately run business located in St Kilda, Melbourne. Our educational programs and performance disciplines are taught in a range of studio’s and community institutions including: Laneway Learning, Elwood St Kilda Learning Centre and CAE Council Of Adult Education. Many of our clients have procured lead roles in major Australian TV Series and touring stage productions in Australia and internationally.
EMBODIMENT FOR ACTORS is run by Maree Shefford, a professional Actor, Dance and Embodiment Facilitator, who has appeared in many theatre roles and independent TV Series and Films. Maree has been teaching private clients and groups since 2007. She worked as Studio Manager at Dan Hamill Performance Coaching from 2013 to 2017 and went on to create EMBODIMENT FOR ACTORS Course Programs the same year.
We are committed to assisting actors with their career goals and nurturing future Australian performance artists. We believe in fully supporting our students and offer training at affordable prices, to ensure people from all ages and backgrounds have an opportunity to rise and thrive in the Australian entertainment and arts industry.