Who are your teachers?
The two core teachers in this course are Luke McMahon and Andrew Hearle. Both teachers are drama school trained, professional actors. As well as sharing their own knowledge, Luke and Andrew have enlisted a number of experts to take part in the course including Gabrielle Rogers, a leading voice and dialect coach.
Luke McMahon – A natural storyteller and performer, Luke formalised his training at The Western Australian Academy of Performing Arts (WAAPA). He has worked professionally in commercials, voice over, theatre, television, and film. His recent feature film work includes Mel Gibson’s Hacksaw Ridge, and Aussie drama Joe Cinque’s Consolation. He performed the role of Konstantin in The Seagull opposite Greta Scacchi. Luke is represented by Shanahan Management.
Andrew Hearle – Andrew is an acting graduate of WAAPA, one of the top international drama schools. Andrew has worked professionally in major TV series including Australia: Story of Us and Peter Allen: Not the Boy Next Door. Andrew has also recently finished work on the feature film Spirit of the Game, which was released internationally in late 2016. Andrew also works in theatre, and has appeared in a number of commercial projects.