PREVIEW: Why EVERY Actor Should Get Involved With '53two' - With Alexandra Maxwell & Simon Naylor!Jun 16, 2021
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When Alexandra Maxwell and Simon Naylor got the keys to a derelict warehouse in 2016, they had no idea it would become '53two' - one of the liveliest hubs of the Manchester theatre scene.
5 years later and the team have just completed one of the biggest tasks of their life - moving 53two into a BRAND NEW home, offering some of the most exciting acting opportunities - to actors ALL OVER THE UK!
In this 90 MINUTE deep-dive, Alex and Simon talk us through this mammoth task, share what makes 53two the most accessible acting venue in the country, explain why if you're reading this, YOU really need to get involved - and members of Act On This jump on camera for some 1-2-1 coaching too!
During the broadcast, we discuss:
- Alex & Simon's background in the industry as actors and creatives.
- The origin story of 53two and how the platform came about.
- How they turned a flooded warehouse into an integral part of the Manchester theatre scene.
- Having the vision for something even bigger... and cultivating the courage to see it through.
- The two 20-year-old, derelict Manchester archways that fulfilled that vision.
- What it took to turn these archways into one of the UK's most exciting creative spaces.
- How YOU can leverage 53two to push your acting career forward... way FASTER!
- Upcoming 53two events, shows and short film challenges.
- Screening your work at 53two - from ANYWHERE in the world.
- Using 53two as your day to day workspace and a GREAT place to network.
- The future of 53two, over the next 15 years!
- The ONE thing Alex and Simon want EVERY actor to know.
- And MUCH MUCH more!
To find out why YOU MUST get involved with this incredible platform...
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