"A huge part of directing is building the right team to make work with"
As we welcome a new cohort of MA Directors and with applications open for 2023/24 entry, we're shining a spotlight on the art of directing at LAMDA with this new article featuring contributions from former students and guest directors 🎭
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Aged 16-30 and interested in a backstage career in theatre?
We're exhibiting at Theatre Craft 2022 on 25 October - the UK's largest careers event of its kind - where you'll be able to learn more about our Production & Technical Arts courses, join interactive workshops and attend panel talks throughout the day.
Find out more and register on the Theatre Craft website 👉 https://bit.ly/3DoG7u7
We're delighted to announce a special evening with our resident photographer and alum Sam Taylor to mark the opening of our 2022 Year in the Life Exhibition 📸
Tickets are £5 each and the event will be held on Friday 11 November at LAMDA from 6.30pm
Find out more and book now on our website 👉 http://bit.ly/3RuVmIc
🚨 APPLICATIONS OPEN 🚨
We are now accepting applications for 2023/24 entry to all of our full-time undergraduate and postgraduate courses in acting and directing.
Visit our website to find out more about course content, fees and how to apply 👉 https://bit.ly/3oq6AlW
With rehearsals well under way, we're delighted to announce that our new Autumn Season of shows is now on sale!
👟 LITTLE SWEET THING by Roy Williams | 14 - 20 October
👹 A MONSTER CALLS based on the novel by Patrick Ness | 14 - 20 October
☀️ BLISTER by Laura Lomas | 15 - 20 October
⌛ SMALL HOURS by Katherine Soper | 15 - 20 October
Book tickets and support the Class of 2023 in their first public productions at LAMDA 👉 http://bit.ly/3cjQuTZ
📸 Sam Taylor
🎬 LAMDA Shorts 🎬
Introducing the screen stars of tomorrow! You can now watch all five LAMDA Shorts, performed by our graduating BA (Hons) & MFA Professional Actors, on our website 🤩
Calling all LAMDA alumni in LA
Our US Showcase continues this week at Colony Theatre, Los Angeles, and we’d love to see our alumni there! RSVP by contacting Kim Wintle on [email protected] to save your place for performances on either Wednesday 28 September at 7pm, or Thursday 29 September 2022 at 2pm and 7pm.
Find out more about everyone involved on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3QZfz8F
Rehearsals for our US Showcase are well under way ahead of the first performance tomorrow evening at Theatre Row in New York 🎭
Find out more about the showcase and the graduating actors who'll be performing on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3QZfz8F
LAMDA shares the great sadness felt across the United Kingdom and the world on the passing of Her Majesty The Queen, Elizabeth II. The LAMDA community offers our heartfelt condolences to the Royal Family and to our Royal Patron, HRH The Princess Alexandra, and we join the country in mourning our extraordinary Sovereign.
🇺🇸 APPLICATIONS OPEN 🇺🇸
Ahead of our North American audition tour, our MA Classical Acting for the Professional Theatre, BA (Hons) Professional Acting and MFA Professional Acting Courses are now open for applications from US-based applicants.
If you're based in the US and interested in applying, head to our website to find out more 👉 https://bit.ly/3QmYkO6
Have you booked for our MA Classical Acting productions yet? Here's a glimpse of rehearsals for Shakespeare's The Winter's Tale, which opens next Friday! 🎭
You can find out more on our website 👉 http://bit.ly/3pFCfja
Booking is now open for our MA Classical Acting productions!
Check out what our talented graduating students have been up to in rehearsals for Shakespeare's Troilus and Cressida in this trailer, and find out more on our website 🎭
Check out the first stills from this year's LAMDA Shorts, featuring our graduating BA (Hons) and MFA professional acting students, who worked with a crew of freelance professionals on these brand new pieces 🎬
What's more, you can book free tickets for our online screening of all five films on Thursday 15 September to watch the screen stars of tomorrow in action! ✨
Find out more 👉 https://bit.ly/3R0utvO
Break a leg to everyone working on hope is the last to die, The Crocodile and A Super Happy Story (About Feeling Super Sad), all of which have their first performance this evening.
These productions are directed by the amazing graduating students on our MA Director's programme; Rrita P**a, Joe Warwick and Maximilian Griggs, respectively.
You can see them at work in these rehearsal photos by Sam Taylor and book tickets by heading to our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3cjQuTZ
We are thrilled to announce the appointment of Professor Mark O’Thomas as our new Principal and Chief Executive. Bringing considerable senior experience in Higher Education and a track record of strategic delivery, Professor O’Thomas joins from the University of Greenwich.
He will officially take up the role on 1st October, embedding transformational change and continuing to drive exceptional vocational training to actors, stage managers, technicians, directors and designers, and increase global reach through the diversification and expansion of the LAMDA Exams portfolio.
Speaking on his appointment, Professor O’Thomas said: “I am thrilled to succeed as the next Principal and new Chief Executive of LAMDA. I will serve LAMDA, its staff and students as it embarks on an exciting new phase of its development.”
We're also very pleased to announce that Dr Philippa Strandberg-Long will become the new Head of Actor Training at LAMDA. She joins from Italia Conti Academy of Theatre Arts.
Introducing the MA Classical Acting graduating students ahead of their showcase productions of William Shakespeare's Troilus & Cressida and The Winter's Tale in early September 🎭
Tickets will go on sale very soon, and in the meantime you can learn more about the class of 2022 on their student profiles here 👉 http://bit.ly/3bVp7Db
Thinking of applying for 22/23 entry to our Production & Technical Arts FdA course?
Ahead of the application deadline on Monday 22 August, we'll be answering questions about the course and our two new scholarships via Instagram Stories throughout the day 🙌
Head there, or to our website, to learn more about our industry-supported training 👉 http://bit.ly/3Jknp9a
Calling all LAMDA alumni at the Edinburgh Fringe!
Reconnect with old friends and make new ones within the LAMDA community at our networking event this Wednesday from 5.00pm at the Assembly Festival Club Bar on George Square Gardens.
RSVP to [email protected] to let us know you'll be stopping by!
Theatre, TV, awards and interviews! 🤩 Catch up on all the latest LAMDA alumni news in our August round-up 👉 https://bit.ly/3bv81f3
Are you ready for our director's shows later this month? Tickets are now on sale for six astonishing new productions, directed by our MA Directing students 🌟
Book now to see the next generation of directing talent in action 🎭
From 17 - 26 August 2022 👉 http://bit.ly/3cjQuTZ
Looking to train in classical acting? Applications are currently open for Spring 2023 entry to our intensive 14-week study abroad programme 🎭
Explore the course and start your application on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3oq6AlW https://bit.ly/3oq6AlW
Interested in teaching for LAMDA Examinations? Booking for our 5-day CPD accredited course closes this Friday. Learn everything you need to know from our expert facilitators and invest in your future today.
🌍 In-person at LAMDA and online
📅 15-19 August 2022 & 8-11 August 2022 (online communication syllabus only)
💷 £695.00 (in-person) & £575.00 (online)
Find out more & book a place 👉 https://bit.ly/3vz9cRx
Photos from our recent Class of 2022 farewell celebration, taken by resident photographer Sam Taylor
Congratulations to our BA (Hons) & MFA Professional Acting and FdA & BA (Hons) Production & Technical Arts students. We're so proud of all you've achieved and can't wait to see what you do next! 💜
You can check out the full gallery on our website 👉 http://bit.ly/3IUPRzT
Interested in a backstage career in theatre, film, tv or live events?
We're delighted to offer additional places for 22/23 entry to our industry-supported Production & Technical Arts FdA course, including two scholarships for eligible candidates.
The deadline for applications is Monday 22 August at 5.00pm.
Find out more and apply today on our website 👉 http://bit.ly/3Jknp9a
We ❤️ these photos from the amazing pieces recently featured in ColLAB22, our recent two day festival of self-created work showcasing the 2022 MFA Professional Acting & MA Directing graduates. Congratulations to everyone involved onstage and offstage ✨
You can find out more about ColLAB22 and the participants here 👉 https://bit.ly/3xU41xn
📸 by Sam Taylor
Interested in brushing up your skills as an actor or trying something new? There's still time to apply for the following summer short courses before applications close this Friday 22 July.
🔹 Audition Coaching
🔹 Introduction To Actor Training
🔹 Introduction To Screen Acting
Find out more & apply today on our website 👉 http://bit.ly/3cMMagj
It's opening night for The LeftOvers tomorrow night, a brand new play from Ned Bennett, Ross Willis & LAMDA 2022 graduating students.
Secure your seat, final tickets available now at 👉https://bit.ly/3QuPcsj
Today marks our farewell celebration for the first cohort of the Class of 2022; our graduating BA (Hons) & MFA Professional Acting and FdA & BA (Hons) Top Up Production & Technical Arts students. We are so proud of everything you've achieved and can't wait to see what you do next! 💜
Alumni News: July edition | London academy of music & dramatic art
From theatre productions to the latest releases in TV and film, you can find our LAMDA alumni involved in a huge range of exciting projects this July! Take a look at our Alumni News story to read just a few highlights 👉 http://bit.ly/3yKz4vT
Alumni News: July edition | London academy of music & dramatic art
Alumni News: July edition Back to News & features 01 July 2022 Here are just a few highlights of where you can catch our alumni this month. We’d love to hear about any work LAMDA graduates are creating. Get in touch on [email protected] or send us a message on social media. Latest releases Bella ...
Our LAMDA Exams team had a fantastic day at Stagecoach Performing Arts annual conference the other week to talk about how our examinations in performance and communication empower learners across the globe 🌍
You can read more about LAMDA Exams on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3358lgt
It was wonderful to welcome award-winning actor Rory Kinnear, who graduated from LAMDA in 2001, back recently for a 'LAMDA Lunch' Q&A with our students.
Rory discussed his life and career, and answered questions on his approach to comedy, earning a living as an actor and whether he'd rather be a panda or a lion... 🐼🦁
If you're a LAMDA Exams teacher looking to bolster your confidence in taking learners through their Exams and invigorate their learning experience, then look no further than our half-day Syllabus Support courses on 22 & 23 July.
Find out more about the in-person & online options, and book a place today, on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3ONJAHK
Check out this snazzy new artwork for the ColLAB22 line-up, designed by MFA Professional Acting student Jacob Hutchings.
You can book FREE tickets for all eight shows in this amazing festival of self-created work on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3xU41xn
Looking to study abroad next Spring?
Applications are now open for Spring 203 entry to our 14-week Semester Programme in Classical Acting. Check our this Q&A with semester student Julien Alam or head to our website to find out more & start your application.
Short courses | London academy of music & dramatic art
A big LAMDA welcome to all our Shakespeare 8-Week Summer School students, who started their time with us today! We hope you have an inspiring, informative and enjoyable summer with us ☀️ 🎭 📚
If you're interested in Shakespeare, actor training or learning new skills, there's still time to apply for lots of our summer 2022 short courses. Find out more on our website.
Short courses | London academy of music & dramatic art
Short courses Join us for an exhilarating short course, ideal for those new to drama school training, through to advanced acting professionals who want to develop their skills in line with the evolving industry and gain a taste of LAMDA life. Applications have now closed for our November course and....
We're so excited for The LeftOvers 🤖
Directed by Ned Bennett, written by Ross Willis and created over three years in collaboration with our graduating BA (Hons) Professional Acting, Production & Technical Arts and MA Directing students, it's sure to be a theatrical treat and a fitting final production for the class of 2022! 🎭
Tickets are now on sale and can be booked on our website 👉 https://bit.ly/3QuPcsj