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Home to one of Canberra's leading independent theatre companies

and most respected and popular Acting Studios.


Mockingbird Actors Studio is passionate about the craft of acting and is committed to further developing the unique potential of every actor who comes to the studio, encouraging them to embrace their pursuit for excellence and seek the truth in everything they do regardless of whether their passion is film, television or theatre.

Multi-award winning Artistic Director and Tutor, Chris Baldock, is renowned for challenging his students and actors to realise their full potential in a supportive, fun and dynamic environment whilst developing a strong work ethic and passion for the art of acting. His celebrated techniques honour each actor's individuality to develop a bridge between their craft and their humanity.

In only 4 years of operating, Chris has trained students to successfully gain places at Central School of Speech and Drama in London, Bristol Old Vic, NIDA, WAAPA, VCA and QUT and many others.

Whether you simply want to build self-confidence and awareness, polish your presentation skills, are new to acting, an experienced actor seeking to develop your techniques further, you are committed to a professional acting career or wish to pursue your passion in theatre directing, there are classes and opportunities for you at Mockingbird.

With showcases and productions planned, students have the opportunity to present their work to industry professionals, directors and peers.


Students will have an opportunity to be invited to join the Mockingbird Acting Ensemble as the company prepares to present top-quality productions in Canberra in 2022 and beyond.

The award-winning Mockingbird Theatre will be returning in 2022 in an exciting venture soon to be announced!

For more information on Chris and Mockingbird please click HERE

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