Theatre makeup masterclass

Seventa Makeup Academy and Exilian Studios have come together to present The Theatre Makeup Masterclass. This course provides students with the essential standards and skills required to create characters for stage and theatre, either independently as a freelancer or as part of a production crew, in the theatre, for a film or TV production.

The Theatre Makeup Masterclass awards participants with a Seventa Makeup Academy Diploma in the course subject.

you will cover

  • Product knowledge
  • Health, safety and Hygiene
  • Introduction and makeup design in various performance spaces (male, female, children)
  • Basic Ageing
  • Effects of light on performers – lighting designer involvement
  • Crepe hair work – beard, moustache, stubble
  • Historical (includes two of the following options): Egyptian | 16th Century | 17th Century | 18th Century | 19th Century (Victorian) | Edwardian (early 20th Century) | 20th Century
  • Theatrical and Character (includes two of the following options): Straight female for the stage | Straight male for the stage | Dance/Ballet | Rough Character/Vagrant | Egyptian | Indian | Oriental/Geisha | Restoration (1660) | Witch/Wizard | Male to Female and Female to Male | Animal with and without prosthetics | Fairy | Pantomime and fairy-tale character


Products: All products and materials required are provided for use on the course.

Tutor: Ian Massa-Harris

Duration: 2 days

Cost: £497.00

Capacity: 10

Payments: Book direct and pay 100% of the course fee or consider credit options (including interest-free) available through PayPal Credit at the checkout.

Fine Print:

  • Must be aged 16 or older.
  • Cancellation policy applies to all Bookings, once paid booking will be confirmed and no refunds can be issued, a change of dates may be possible with 7 days or more notice.
  • Subject to availability.
  • Minimum 6 participants, maximum 10 per class.
  • There must be at least 6 people booked for classes to proceed or we may cancel and rebook to an alternative date with 48 hours or more notice.