Learn simple, realistic techniques for creating special effects for the stage including scars, wounds, bruising, black eyes and other disfigurements. Discover the the right products and colours to use for your production.
No previous experience is necessary and all products will be provided. Rosemarie Swinfield is internationally known through her work as a make-up designer and teacher. Her three books on make-up and hair techniques are standard textbooks for drama schools and beauty colleges in the UK and other English speaking countries. Rosemarie‘s career has encompassed all areas of her craft from horror films, fashion photography for magazines like Vogue and TV commercials to make-up design for award-winning West End shows including Shadowlands, Les Miserables, Blood Brothers and more recently The Royal Court’s aclaimed production of Hitchcock Blonde starring Rosamund Pilcher. Rosemarie has been head of make-up at LAMDA for over twenty years, as well as visiting lecturer at Mountview, East 15 and other top British drama schools. Recent students include Dominic Cooper, Anna Maxwell Martin and Sam Caflin.
Workshop Leader: Rosemarie Swinfield