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The Entertainer Casting Agency forms part of At Strydom Drama Studio, which is situated in the Reeds, Centurion. We are a registered Television and Radio casting agency.

At Strydom has a proven track record and has been in business for 24 years. His drama studio has grown with great successes and annually he has 400+ students from ages 2 and up, including adults. Drama students are trained at the Studio, at various Pre-school Institutions and also at Schools.

TECA specialize in the professional training of children and adults, for Television and Radio work. TECA prepares youth and adults not only for the acting industry, but for future corporate interaction, as well as day to day personal contact situations.


Course syllabus:

  • -Introduction - Individuals introduce themselves while they are filmed on video. It is played back to them on TV and we advise them on how to improve their performance. This is an on-going exercise through-out the course.

  • -Script-reading and Camera work - a script is given to be practiced during the week and presenting on this day. Again students are filmed and played back. Students are continuously being shown on their performances. They also learn from other students mistakes in the group and watching each others performance.

  • -News reporting - to be prepared during the week

  • -Presenting - to be prepared during the week

  • -Improvisation - After practicing the previous weeks, they are now presenting by improvisation

  • -Film-work

Training is focused on:

  • -The latest most applicable methods.

  • -Ensuring ultimate application of acquired skills.

Three focus points of TECA:

  • -Radio and Television casting

  • -Theatre production shows

  • -Dramatic performance with drama classes given on site

Students are encourage to enrol in the drama courses presented by the Studio.

Drama builds:

  • -Self confidence

  • -Helps with speech

  • -Creative thinking

  • -Concentration

Drama training includes:

  • -Speech

  • -Eisteddfod

  • -Make-up

  • -Radio and Television work

  • -Movement

  • -Creative Thinking

  • -Advertising work

  • -Story building

  • -Mime

  • -...and so much more!

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