What is the application process?
Once you've applied for the Application Form, you will receive an email to confirm your place. All payments are processed through Stripe processing platform and you can book with confidence. A payment receipt will also be sent to you for your records.
I’m represented by another talent agency, can I still take part?
Yes, The Saffron Acting Studios is a separate entity to the The Saffron Group agency. Your training will not be affected in any way if you are represented by another talent agency.
Do I need to live in the UK to take part in the lessons?
No, with the lessons being online, this means anybody, anywhere in the world can apply for the course However, applicants need to be fluent in spoken English and confident reading in English. Please be aware that there may be text and script that may have advanced vocabulary in them on the course.
I’m under 18, can I apply?
No. The minimum age for the course is 18
When do lessons start and what are the lesson dates?
The Summer term starts on September 7th 2021 to December 2nd 2021*
Half Term – October 18th to October 24th 2021
Classes are every Tuesday and Thursday, from 7pm to 9pm
*Please note depending on number of classes, days and times may vary.
What are the termly fees?
Due to the current pandemic and the Arts being heavily affected by Covid, we want to support as many actors and aspiring actors as we can. For this reason, we have reduced the price of our classes to reflect these challenging times.
Details of Term fees can be found here
Early booking is advisable to secure your place. Once classes have sold out, you’ll be able to enter our waiting list.
All fees are non-refundable.
When do I need to pay for the term?
Booking for Autumn term closes on 30th August 2021
What is the maximum class size?
Classes are capped at 16 students
Does my enrolment on the classes mean I am part of The Saffron Group agency too?
No. The Saffron Acting Studios is a separate entity to the agency – The Saffron Group. Successful enrolment on the course does not mean you are part of the agency. By applying for the classes it is under the sole purpose of acting training. Therefore, as a student of The Saffron Acting Studios, you are not represented by or guaranteed representation by The Saffron Group.
Will I gain a qualification once the lessons have completed?
The classes are not accredited with any sort of qualification on completion. The classes provide training and techniques around ‘Acting for TV and Film’.
For working and non-working actors, this is a great way of sharping and learning new skills.
Are classes tax deductible?
All classes are a tax deductible expense for professional actors. It’s about keeping your skills updated and your on-going Continued Professional Development (CPD). After each payment, you will receive a receipt as confirmation of payment. Please keep this paperwork for your records. We advise that you consult with an accountant for further information and guidance.
I want to attend a class but it’s fully booked?
Our classes are extremely popular and we always advise that you book early. We often close booking 7 days before the published start date in order to distribute resources. If the class or workshop that you would like to attend is listed as fully booked, we will add you to our standby/waiting list. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org with your details to be added.