Acting Classes

As Jim Cermak a Seasoned Director of Theater once put it “Not everyone can have a life in the theatre, but everyone can have theater in their life!”

I have been working in education marketing business for over 10 years and went through a lot of training into the fields of business, marketing, interpersonal and leadership skills.  However, I had this belief that a successful business and marketing professional has to learn Acting Skills and especially the Theater Acting.  There are a lot of expression skills training that includes; improvisation, personalization, the use of external stimuli and analysis of script (in business life this is the situation and case study analysis).  I admire the Acting Skills that put emphasis on the physical action and Imagination as a way to express the right set of feelings relating to the situation.  I also commented on Tom Vanderwell related blog Tom Vanderwell’s blog

Today’s class was about using only the body in expressing the meaning.  I had to define myself into the space surrounding me.  This needs a deep understanding of one’s role into the organisation, have a lot of control on one’s senses and body language, voice tone, ….

How I plan to use these new set of skills into my education business advising? Stay tuned for me next blog 🙂


About jailan gamal

I am the Owner and Chief Innovation Officer of the 1st Team Academy for Arab Entrepreneurs in Cairo. I am leading on a Practice-led Research devoted to studying the education and learning methods at Finland and UK Schools and Enterprise Education Institutes. I am also a Former Principal and Chief Innovation Officer of a Cambridge Associate and IB Candidate School in Egypt, Former Director of an IB World School and Regional Business Development at Edexcel the UK's largest Awarding Body for qualifications. I have proudly led on designing and directing entrepreneurship in e-commerce for a scholarship scheme in Egypt offered in partnership with Education for Employment Foundation and a major E-commerce Reselling Marketplace in the Middle East. I also, provide Business mentoring for startups that involve young entrepreneurs and business women to enhance their business management skills in the Middle East and North Africa.
This entry was posted in Uncategorized. Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s