How do you know if a certain acting technique is a valuable performance tool? One major indication is: if it is listed as a Performance Skill on the UK’s most important casting database Spotlight! It is our pleasure to discover that the Perdekamp Emotional Method is listed as part of the Spotlight choices of expertise for the craft of acting. Moreover, PEM is listed not only as an expert training tool but as only one of four holistic acting techniques to choose from - next to the techniques of Adler, Strasberg and Meisner! Thank you, Spotlight, for including PEM, being [...]
Here is what Jon Hunter - PEM representative in New Zealand and Senior Acting Tutor at the Toi Whakaari Drama School in Wellington - shares about PEM on his Facebook page: "From Patsy Rodenburg in the Masterclass today: "It's all just about Energy, really. Learning how to receive it, how to give it…" PEM - Perdekamp Emotional Method - is the most elegant and precise training I've encountered to learn awareness and control of physical Energy in the body. Useful for the performer, essential for the human. Join me at one of the upcoming PEM workshops in Auckland, Wellington and [...]
Preparations are underway for our new artistic home in South Melbourne. Just in time for classes beginning this month! Applications are still open! Come learn PEM's revolutionary bio-physiological acting method at the only studio in the Southern Hemisphere that teaches the authentic and comprehensive PEM approach to acting! Head over to www.pemstudios.com.au
Actress and our partner in Japan Yuho Yamashita shares this fundamental insight from our Japanese workshops:
Tomorrow is the last day of a fantastic PEM workshop in Tokyo! So many dedicated actors came to the Himawari Theatre Group - Japan’s oldest drama school - to experience PEM’s emotional work. The workshop was also joined by PEM actress Evie Abat from Los Angeles who runs the PEM LA practice group there as well as Charles Pang from Hongkong/ New York who has been studying PEM for two years and has been applying PEM to his acting and musical work. What a great opportunity to have different cultures work together on deepening their acting skills. It is our [...]
We are pleased to share with you these images from our very successful workshop week in India! The students at the National School of Drama in Delhi worked with great commitment and dedication to deepen their acting skills with PEM’s emotional access. Also the staff at NSD were very enthusiastic about PEM’s effects. We are therefore very proud to announce an on-going partnership with the National School of Drama and look forward to returning soon to India’s most prestigious drama university! People from left to right in the first picture: Mr Roy, Senior Consultant of NSD Mrs Hema Singh, Associate [...]
ANNOUNCING UPCOMING PEM TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES IN MARCH . PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria is returning to New Zealand in March 2018 and will be holding public foundation WORKSHOPS in AUCKLAND, WELLINGTON and CHRISTCHURCH. Dates and registration details to be announced soon. Email firstname.lastname@example.org to be added to the mailing list. These workshops fill quickly - don’t miss out!
PEM Master Instructor and Head of the PEM - International Office Sarah Victoria has arrived in India! We wish all students at the National School of Drama a fantastic workshop week with her!
Japan's oldest and most famous acting school, the Himawari Theatre Group Inc. cooperates with the PEM International Office to introduce PEM workshops to Tokyo and Osaka. Under the experienced supervision of PEM Master Instructor Sarah Victoria, Japanese actors will experience PEM and learn its revolutionary access to emotions. Tokyo: 2nd February - 5th February (One-day Basic level PEM: 2nd February) Osaka: 6th February - 8th February For more information and registration, please visit: http://pem-acting.com/workshops-and-classes/japan We are excited to share PEM with more Japanese performers and are looking forward to our first showcase in Japan!
We are thrilled to announce that the rumors are true... The Perdekamp Emotional method is in Australia to stay with the recent set up of PEM Studios Melbourne - One of only two acting studios in the world that teaches the authentic and comprehensive PEM approach to the craft of acting, and the only studio in the Southern Hemisphere! The studio and PEM's second artistic home will facilitate full-time programs as well as term classes for any performers who wish to achieve their fullest potential as artists. Classes begin from the 17th of February. For more information on training at [...]