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Acting for Screen (7-10 years)

In this class the first focus is on encouraging students to play, be imaginative, be confident in their own ideas and learn to collaborate positively with others

Acting for screen 7-10 TAPAC
Acting & Drama
  • Tuesdays, to
    4:00pm - 5:00pm
Erin Simpson
TAPAC class

Embracing all abilities and styles, this screen acting class for children with popular TV presenter Erin Simpson helps participants focus their performance skills into a form that works for screen. 

Creativity takes many forms, some students like to make things up and create stories and characters, some can take a script and turn that into a real story with characters.


Teaching artist

Erin Simpson TAPAC

Erin Simpson

Erin Simpson is an experienced TV presenter, broadcaster and key online influencer. She launched her television career hosting What Now and Sticky TV and starred in the popular The Erin Simpson Show’ (TVNZ2) where she interviewed a wide range of local and international celebrities including Katy Perry, Hugh Jackman, Taylor Swift and Selena Gomez. Erin appeared on TVNZ1’s Kiwi Living on camera and behind the camera as resident room makeover guru.  She also delivered a regular slot on Radio Live’s Home and Garden Show. Erin's new TV2 show Adventure All Stars gives the VIP treatment to everyday kiwis who raise money for charity. Erin is also an artist and designer whose work is sold across New Zealand. An active supporter of many causes, including The  Asthma and Respiratory Foundation, Erin works alongside iconic NZ artist Dick Frizzel producing  “Cooking 4 Change” a cook book and online cooking series, where celebrities donate their time and favourite recipes to raise funds for End World Hunger.  Erin has a warm, vivacious personality and the skills to get the best out of people of all ages from all walks of life.