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Bow Street

12/13 Bow Street, Smithfield, Dublin, Ireland
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Bow Street - Academy for Screen Acting (formerly The Factory) is a place for actors and filmmakers.
Em:  Bow Street - Academy for Screen Acting is home to the most advanced and practical screen acting courses in Ireland, and The Actors Studio.  Housed in a stunning protected building featuring three floors above a basement and offering multiple Studios, a Canteen, Gym, Production Offices, and in-house Cinema. Bow Street also offers training in a variety of Film & TV related areas including Directing and the Young Filmmakers Academy for teenagers.


THEY'RE BACK! Programme Grads Seána Kerslake and Nika McGuigan are back for Season 2 of #cantcopewontcope.

Congratulations to our Programme student Connor Maguire who has been selected for this year’s Spotlight Prize from a field of over 70 entrants. #owningit #actorslife

Go see Bow Street Young Screen Actors alumni Dafhyd Flynn starring in the multi awrd winning film Michael Inside plus great support from our Programme Grads Terry O'neill Sam McGovern Tony Doyle Rebecca Guinnane Ally Ní Chiaráin Elaine Kennedy

Hear what our recent Part Time graduates had to say about our Part Time Screen Acting course. WATCH HERE:

JOBS AT BOW STREET Details here: #jobfairy

JOIN US FOR OUR OPEN DAY Learn about our upcoming Courses and Workshops. Check out

SCREEN ACTING FOR TEENAGERS Our new term of 10 Saturday Workshops begins on March 24th for 12 yrs - 17 yrs. Only a few places left so book early. BOOK HERE:

Some Sunday listening.. Great interview with Bow Street's Gerry Grennell on The Ray D'Arcy Show RTÉ Radio 1 discussing Bow Street and some of his highs and lows from working in the industry. Listen here:!rii=b9_21308520_19148_29-01-2018_

Closed today until further notice.

APPLICATIONS NOW OPEN! Our new term for our most popular course is here:

YOUNG SCREEN ACTORS NEW TERM Wonderful empowering training for teenagers through creativity and screen acting. For more info call + 353 1 5310929 or check out: Bow Street Young Screen Actors

Staying in tonight? Watch Programme Grad Dónall Ó Héalaí (Pursuit, Traders) deliver a TEDxBerkeley talk on Celtic Consciousness live at 11.30pm here:

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