Acting on Impulse Blog

Press Call for Help – the Premiere

03.07.2017

If you can’t wait to see the film, press here    http://actingonimpulse.net/press-call-for-help/ Or read on to the end of the page…. Finally we settle down in comfortable cinema seats at HOME to watch our film Press Call for Help along with James Statham’s Behind Scenes documentary. Months of acting workshops, 3 days of filming with a […Read more]

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Press Call for Help – all set to shoot!

01.05.2017

This is a significant year for Acting on Impulse. It’s our tenth anniversary and our last series of Acting Workshops at Mustard Tree. They’re refurbishing and we thank them for their hospitality and wish them well after basing our workshops there for 7 happy years. We’ve been working hard at our fortnightly workshops since October, led by this year’s […Read more]

Life’s a Lottery Fundraiser 28th January

16.01.2017

It’s time to banish the January blues! Acting on Impulse would like to invite you to our Life’s a Lottery Fundraiser, a cracking night out on Saturday 28th January, 7.30 at the Hub, Altrincham (Pownall Rd, WA14 2SZ). It’ll be a fun evening with games of chance, an auction, and a 2-course meal cooked by […Read more]

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A season of fairy tales

16.01.2017

This season we’ve been looking at Fairy Tales. There’s so much there that is topical, if not a bit dark. Human trafficking seems to be a recurrent theme. For a term we played around with Goldilocks, The Three Little Pigs, Little Red Riding Hood and some of the lesser known Grimms Fairy Tales. Under the […Read more]

Grant Funding from Peter Kershaw Trust

30.11.2016

We are so grateful to The Peter Kershaw Trust who have given us funding for our main workshop and performance project for 2016/17. The late Peter Kershaw was the former chairman of the Joseph HOLT brewery. The trust established in 1974 gives grants for the benefit of the disadvantaged people of Manchester and North Cheshire.

The new season of workshops begin

30.11.2016

  The actors arrived eagerly looking forward to a new season of workshops. There were a good number back from the last project and a number of newcomers – most of these had arrived after being involved in one of our series of mini-workshops that we have held at various agencies around Manchester. The plan […Read more]

Summer 2016 Barbecue and Award Presentation

30.11.2016

A sunny Sunday in August saw the actors coming together for a barbecue. It was time to reminisce over the past year and all that was achieved through the 10 films making up ‘Life’s a Lottery’. Each actor received their certificate plus some individualised photo’s of their performances and of cause that very precious copy […Read more]

Premiere of LIFE’S A LOTTERY

11.07.2016

We are delighted to invite you to the film premiere of Acting on Impulse’s 9th production, ‘Life’s a Lottery.’ It’s on Saturday 30th July at 11am, HOME cinema, Manchester. Tickets are free but you need to book via Eventbrite: https://lal-premiere.eventbrite.co.uk  All details are on the event page. If you book multiple tickets and find you […Read more]

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TRIBUTE TO KEVIN

11.07.2016

One of our actors just couldn’t wait for the premiere of our latest film, Life’s a Lottery. July 30th is his birthday, and he was so looking forward to celebrating by seeing himself on the big screen at HOME cinema, Manchester, followed by a celebration lunch with cast and crew. For him, the best part […Read more]

Catching up with Season 9

11.07.2016

Acting on Impulse Update June 2016 If you’ve been to Manchester’s sizzling city centre recently, have you come across the little encampments that are popping up all over the place? Have you ever wondered about the people living in those tiny tents? They say we are all just 2 paydays away from homelessness….. We began […Read more]